Famous people born in 1820

    Jenny Lind

    Jenny Lind

    Jenny Lind was a Swedish opera singer often called the "Swedish Nightingale"

    SwedishOctober 6, 1820208 views

    John Tyndall

    John Tyndall was an Irish physicist

    IrishAugust 2, 1820107 views

    Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

    Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was an Indian polymath and a social reformer

    IndianSeptember 26, 1820169 views

    William Tecumseh Sherman

    William Tecumseh Sherman was an American soldier who rose to the rank of General during the American Civil war

    Clement Vallandigham

    Clement Vallandigham was a 19th century American politician and lawyer

    AmericanJuly 29, 1820107 views

    Friedrich Engels

    Friedrich Engels was a German philosopher, journalist, businessman and close aid of Karl Marx

    GermanNovember 28, 1820101 views

    Anne Brontë

    Anne Bronte was an English novelist and one of the members of the prominent Bronte literary family

    BritishJanuary 17, 1820115 views

    Herbert Spencer

    Herbert Spencer was a noted English philosopher, sociologist, biologist, anthropologist and a political theorist

    BritishApril 27, 1820101 views

    Florence Nightingale

    Florence Nightingale is popularly known as the ‘Lady with the lamp’ and ‘Angel of Crimea’

    BritishMay 12, 1820128 views