On This Day

Famous People Born in September 1859

  • Sep 3 Jean Jaurès, French socialist (L'Humanité, Les Preuves), born in Castres, Second French Empire (d. 1914)
  • Sep 4 Edoardo Mascheroni, Italian composer, born in Milan (d. 1941)
  • Sep 11 Vjenceslav Novak, Croatian Realist writer (Pavao Šegota), born in Senj, Croatia (d. 1905)

Person of interestYuan Shikai

Sep 16 Yuan Shikai, Chinese general and President of the Republic of China (1916), born in Xiangcheng, Henan, Qing dynasty, China (d. 1916)

General and President of the Republic of China Yuan Shikai
General and President of the Republic of China
Yuan Shikai
  • Sep 17 Frank Dawson Adams, Canadian geologist, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1942)
  • Sep 17 Richard Henry Warren, American organist and composer, born in Albany, New York (d. 1933)
  • Sep 18 John L. Bates, American lawyer and politician (41st Governor of Massachusetts), born in Easton, Massachusetts (d. 1946)
  • Sep 18 Lincoln Loy McCandless, American cattle rancher and politician, born in Indiana, Pennsylvania (d. 1940)
  • Sep 21 Cyriel Buysse, Flemish baron and writer (Sursum Corda, Ace Knave), born in Nevele, Belgium (d. 1932)
  • Sep 24 Julius Klengel, German cellist and composer, born in Leipzig, Kingdom of Saxony (d. 1933)