Famous people born in 1809

    Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln was the sixteenth President of the United States

    AmericanFebruary 12, 1809124 views

    Louis Braille

    Louis Braille was a French educationist and inventor who devised a system of reading and writing for use by the blind

    FrenchJanuary 4, 1809156 views

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr

    AmericanAugust 29, 180992 views

    Cyrus McCormick

    Cyrus McCormick was an American industrialist who invented the mechanical reaper and founded the McCormick Harvesting Company

    Hannibal Hamlin

    Hannibal Hamlin served as the 15th Vice President of the United States, from 1861 to 1865.This biography of Hannibal Hamlin provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline

    AmericanAugust 27, 180972 views

    Kit Carson

    Kit Carson was an American frontiersman and soldier who played an important role in the westward expansion of the United States

    AmericanDecember 24, 1809183 views

    William Ewart Gladstone

    William Ewart Gladstone was a famous British politician who served as the Prime Minister of United Kingdom four times

    BritishDecember 29, 180971 views

    Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe was an American author, poet, editor and literary critic, who was also associated with the American Romantic Movement

    AmericanJanuary 19, 1809120 views

    Alfred Lord Tennyson

    Alfred Lord Tennyson was a poet laureate of the United Kingdom during the reign of Queen Victoria

    BritishAugust 5, 1809132 views

    Charles Darwin

    Charles Darwin was one of the most influential figures in human history

    BritishFebruary 12, 1809428 views