Famous people born in 1822

Frédéric Passy

Frederic Passy was an economist and a peace activist who received the first Nobel Peace Prize along with Henri Durant

FrenchMay 20, 1822141 views

Frederick Law Olmsted

Frederick Law Olmsted was an American landscape architect, often regarded as father of American landscape architecture

AmericanApril 26, 1822105 views

Francis Galton

Francis Galton was a famous English psychologist and geneticist who founded psychometrics and eugenics

BritishFebruary 16, 1822106 views

Charles Hermite

Charles Hermite was a noted 19th century French mathematician known for his work on number theory, quadratic forms, and elliptic functions

FrenchDecember 24, 1822120 views

Cesar Franck

Cesar Franck was a very influential composer, pianist and an inspiring teacher who authored memorable musical works

FrenchDecember 10, 1822180 views

Gregor Mendel

Gregor Mendel was an Austrian scientist and monk credited with being the father of modern genetics for his pioneering work in the study of heredity

AustrianJuly 22, 1822198 views

Ulysses S. Grant

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AmericanApril 27, 1822100 views

Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold was an English poet and literary critic of great repute

BritishDecember 24, 182277 views

Louis Pasteur

Louis Pasteur was a French chemist and microbiologist who developed the first vaccines for rabies and anthrax

FrenchDecember 27, 1822175 views