Famous people born in 1829

    William Mason

    William Mason

    Biography of William Mason, one of the most popular and gifted American composers of all time, giving information on his life, profile and childhood

    AmericanJanuary 24, 1829101 views

    Theodor Billroth

    Theodor Billroth was a great surgeon who invented many surgical procedures

    AustrianApril 26, 1829137 views

    Louis Moreau Gottschalk

    Louis Moreau Gottschalk was a renowned American composer

    AmericanMay 8, 182999 views

    William Booth

    William Booth was an English preacher and humanitarian who founded the Salvation Army

    BritishApril 10, 1829127 views

    Newton Knight

    Newton Knight was an American farmer, a southern Unionist, and a soldier in Mississippi, who was also the leader of the ‘Knight Company,’ a group of soldiers who fought in the Civil War.

    AmericanNovember 10, 1829173 views

    George Stephen

    George Stephen was a Canadian, Scottish born businessman who played the prominent role in the construction of Canadian Pacific Railway

    CanadianJune 5, 1829226 views


    Geronimo was a well-known Apache leader and a medicine man

    AmericanJune 16, 18291,032 views