Famous people born in 1824

Stonewall Jackson

Stonewall Jackson

Thomas Jonathan Jackson, better known as Stonewall Jackson, was a famous ‘Confederate’ general who served during the American Civil War.

AmericanJanuary 21, 182492 views

Levi P. Morton

Levi Parsons Morton was the 22nd Vice President of the United States

AmericanMay 16, 182496 views

William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin

William Thomson was a renowned physicist from Britain who formulated the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics and invented the Kelvin scale of temperature

BritishJune 26, 1824103 views

Dayanand Saraswati

Dayanand Saraswati was a Hindu religious leader who founded the reform movement, Arya Samaj

IndianFebruary 12, 1824137 views

Gustav Kirchhoff

Gustav Kirchhoff was a German physicist who made major contributions to the fields of thermochemistry and electrical circuits

GermanMarch 12, 1824106 views

Anton Bruckner

The sparkling career of Anton Bruckner has always been an inspiration for many

Bedrich Smetana

Bedrich Smetana was an eminent Czech composer

CzechMarch 2, 1824204 views

Lord Kelvin

Lord Kelvin was a British physicist and mathematician of Irish origin

BritishJune 26, 1824258 views