Famous people born in 1819

Christopher Latham Sholes

Christopher Latham Sholes

Christopher Latham Sholes was an American inventor

AmericanFebruary 14, 1819218 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, 1819152 views

William A. Wheeler

William A

AmericanJune 30, 1819104 views

Albert, Prince Consort

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

GermanAugust 26, 1819192 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, 1819170 views

Otto Wilhelm von Struve

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

GermanMay 7, 1819105 views

Allan Pinkerton

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

BritishAugust 25, 1819162 views

Clara Wieck Schumann

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

GermanSeptember 13, 181993 views