Birthdays in History in September 1849

  • Sep 1 Elizabeth Harrison, American educator (National Congress of Parents & Teachers)
  • Sep 3 Sarah Orne Jewett, Maine, author (Country of the Pointed Firs)

Person of interestIvan Pavlov

Sep 14 Ivan Pavlov, Russian physiologist and pioneer in psychology (Nobel Prize 1904), born in Ryazan, Russia [September 26] (d. 1936)

Physiologist Ivan Pavlov
Ivan Pavlov
  • Sep 21 Edmund Gosse, translator/critic (Father & Son), born in London, England
  • Sep 22 John Godden, English explorer (Curacao)
  • Sep 28 Dudley Allen Sargent, US physician and educator (Harvard U gymnasium)