Birthdays in History in September 1858

  • Sep 9 Benjamin Kidel, English Sudan (Control of the Tropics)
  • Sep 12 Fernand Khnopff, Belgian painter and sculptor, born in Grembergen, Dendermonde, Belgium (d. 1921)
  • Sep 15 Charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer/hermit

Person of interestBonar Law

Sep 16 Andrew Bonar Law, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 1922-23), born in Kingston, Colony of New Brunswick (now Canada)

British Prime Minister Bonar Law
British Prime Minister
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  • Sep 24 Eugene Foss, 45th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1939)
  • Sep 27 Giuseppe Peano, Italian mathematician, founder of symbolic logic
  • Sep 27 Porsteinn Erlingsson, Iceland, poet (Pyrnar)