Famous people born in 1819

    Christopher Latham Sholes

    Christopher Latham Sholes

    Christopher Latham Sholes was an American inventor

    AmericanFebruary 14, 1819133 views

    George Eliot

    George Eliot was an English poet and novelist

    BritishNovember 22, 181970 views

    Léon Foucault

    Leon Foucault was a famous French scientist who explained rotation of earth about its own axis using a pendulum

    FrenchSeptember 18, 1819143 views

    Albert, Prince Consort

    Prince Albert was the husband of Queen Victoria and the Prince Consort of the United Kingdom and Ireland

    GermanAugust 26, 1819181 views

    Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet

    Sir George Stokes was an Irish mathematician and physicist, well known for his investigations in fluid dynamics

    BritishAugust 13, 1819165 views

    Otto Wilhelm von Struve

    Otto Wilhelm von Struve was a 19th century Russian astronomer who pioneered the study of double stars

    GermanMay 7, 1819104 views

    Allan Pinkerton

    Allan Pinkerton was a Scottish-American detective who founded the ‘Pinkerton National Detective Agency’

    BritishAugust 25, 1819160 views

    Clara Wieck Schumann

    Clara Wieck Schumann was a distinguished German musician and composer of the Romantic era

    GermanSeptember 13, 181993 views