Famous people born in 1802

Charles Pelham Villiers

Charles Pelham Villiers

Charles Pelham Villiers was a British politician who hold the record for being the longest serving MP in British Parliament

BritishJanuary 3, 180299 views

Alexandre Dumas

Alexandre Dumas was a writer of adventure novels best known for his work ‘The Count of Monte Cristo’

FrenchJuly 24, 1802117 views

Niels Henrik Abel

Niels Henrik Abel was a Norwegian mathematician who discovered the Abelian functions, named after him

NorwegianAugust 5, 1802118 views

Ignacy Domeyko

Ignacy Domeyko was a scientist and educator of international repute, renowned for his contribution to the field of geology and mining

PolishJuly 31, 1802117 views

Dorothea Dix

Dorothea Dix was an American social reformer who worked for the betterment of the life of the insane

AmericanApril 4, 1802156 views

Gideon Welles

Gideon Welles was the Secretary of Navy of America

AmericanJuly 1, 1802104 views

John Ella

John Ella was a famous British violinist and director of concerts who is known for bringing chamber music on the musical scene of 19th century Britain

BritishDecember 19, 1802123 views

Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo was a French poet, novelist and a leading figure of the Romantic Movement in France

FrenchFebruary 26, 1802156 views