Famous people born in 1827

Mangal Pandey

Mangal Pandey

Mangal Pandey was an Indian soldier who played a major role in inciting the Indian rebellion of 1857

IndianJuly 19, 1827173 views

John Hanning Speke

John Hanning Speke was an English explorer who became the first European to reach Lake Victoria in east Africa

BritishMay 4, 1827117 views

Augustus Pitt Rivers

Augustus Pitt Rivers was an English army officer and archaeologist, often called the “father of British archaeology”

BritishApril 14, 1827149 views

Francisco Solano López

Francisco Solano Lopez was the president of Paraguay from 1862 to 1870

ParaguayanJuly 24, 1827239 views

Jyotiba Phule

Jyotiba Phule was a 19th century social reformer who was a pioneer of women’s education in India

IndianApril 11, 1827176 views

Joseph Lister

Joseph Lister was a British surgeon who was the founder of antiseptic medicine

BritishApril 5, 1827243 views

Edmond Dédé

Read on to know more about the childhood, life and timeline of this Violinist and composer who proved his mettle as a child prodigy.

AmericanNovember 20, 1827188 views