Famous people born in 1821

Mary Baker Eddy

Mary Baker Eddy

Mary Baker Eddy is best known as the founder of Christian Science

AmericanJuly 16, 1821128 views

Rudolf Virchow

Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow was a German doctor, anthropologist, pathologist, biologist, writer and politician

GermanOctober 13, 1821203 views

Richard Francis Burton

Richard Francis Burton was an English polymath who became world renowned after his expeditions to Mecca and Medina

BritishMarch 19, 1821101 views

Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton was a French entrepreneur and designer who founded the iconic eponymous fashion house

FrenchAugust 4, 1821179 views

Arthur Cayley

Arthur Cayley was a noted British mathematician

BritishAugust 16, 1821152 views

Nathan Bedford Forrest

Nathan Bedford Forrest served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War

AmericanJuly 13, 1821110 views

Hermann von Helmholtz

Hermann von Helmholtz was a German physician and physicist, best known for his statement of the law of the conservation of energy.

GermanAugust 31, 1821106 views

Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert was a French writer who is known to be one of the most potent authors of the western literature

FrenchDecember 12, 1821118 views

Charles Baudelaire

Charles Baudelaire was a famous French poet and art critic known for his critical reviews of the notable artists of his times

FrenchApril 9, 1821117 views