Famous people born in 1828

    Ferdinand Cohn

    Ferdinand Cohn

    Ferdinand Cohn was a German biologist who is considered as the father of bacteriology and microbiology

    PolishJanuary 24, 1828133 views

    Randal Cremer

    Sir William Randal Cremer was an English pacifist who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1903

    BritishMarch 18, 1828153 views

    Henry Dunant

    Henry Dunant or Jean Henri Dunant was a Swiss social and peace activist who founded the Red Cross and was the recipient of the first Nobel Peace Prize

    SwissMay 8, 1828331 views

    Leo Tolstoy

    Leo Tolstoy was one of the most acclaimed Russian writers, who wrote the famous ‘War and Peace’ and ‘Anna Karenina’

    Josephine Butler

    Josephine Butler was a British social reformer and feminist who campaigned for the betterment of socially deprived and outcast women

    BritishApril 13, 1828116 views

    Franjo Rački

    Franjo Rački was a Croatian historian, politician and writer

    CroatianNovember 25, 1828213 views

    Rani Lakshmibai

    Rani Lakshmibai, famously known as ‘Jhansi Ki Rani’, was one of the leading warriors of India’s First War of Independence

    IndianNovember 19, 1828103 views

    Andrew Taylor Still

    A physician, author and inventor, Andrew Taylor Still is credited for founding the ‘American School of Osteopathy’ in Missouri

    AmericanAugust 6, 1828133 views

    Joshua Chamberlain

    Joshua Chamberlain was an American college professor, war hero and Governor of Maine

    Jules Verne

    Jules Verne was an acclaimed French novelist, best known for adventure novels

    FrenchFebruary 8, 1828132 views