Famous People Born in September 1866

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 1 James "Gentleman Jim" Corbett, heavyweight champion boxer (1892-97)
  • Sep 2 Hiram Johnson, Progressive politician, US Senator, Governor of California (1911-17), born in Sacramento, California (d. 1945)
  • Sep 7 Tristan Bernard, French playwright and novelist, born in Besançon, Doubs, France (d. 1947)
  • Sep 10 Tor Bernhard Vilhelm Aulin, composer
  • Sep 10 Jeppe Aakjær, Danish writer (d. 1930)
  • Sep 13 Adolf Meyer, American psychiatrist and neurologist (pioneered mental hygiene), born in Niederweningen, Switzerland (d. 1950)
  • Sep 20 Gustave Doret, Swiss composer, born in Aigle, Switzerland (d. 1943)
  • Sep 21 Charles Nicolle, French bacteriologist (Nobel 1928), born in Rouen, France (d. 1936)

Person of interestH. G. Wells

Sep 21 H. G. Wells, English sci-fi author (War of the Worlds, Kipps), born in Bromley, Kent (d. 1946)

Author H. G. Wells
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  • Sep 23 Edouard Combe, composer
  • Sep 25 Thomas Hunt Morgan, American evolutionary biologist, geneticist and embryologist (Nobel Prize 1933), born in Lexington, Kentucky (d. 1945)
  • Sep 27 Tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage), born in Ringsaker, Norway (d. 1920)
  • Sep 27 Eurosia Fabris, Italian Catholic (model of holiness in the daily life of a Catholic family), born in Quinto Vicentino, Italy (d. 1932)
  • Sep 29 Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Ukrainian historian and statesman, born in Chełm, Congress Poland (d. 1934)