Hugo von Mohl was a German botanist who was a major figure in the field of plant anatomy in the mid-19th century
Alexis de Tocqueville was a French political thinker famous for his works on sociology and political science
Mary Seacole was a Jamaican-born nurse who became a heroine of the Crimean War
Ferdinand de Lesseps was a French diplomat famous for building the Suez Canal
Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet was a German mathematician known for his invaluable contributions to number theory.
The famous Danish author, Hans Christian Andersen was best known for his fairy tales, ‘The Snow Queen and ‘The Little Mermaid’ etc
Sir William Rowan Hamilton was one of the greatest scientists to be born in Ireland
Thomas Brassey was a civil engineer credited to have built most of the railways in the world in 19th century
Angelina Grimke was an American political activist, women’s rights activist and supporter of the women’s suffrage movement
Explore this biography to know about the profile, childhood, life and contribution of the famous German Pianist, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel.