Famous people born in 1832

John George Nicolay

John George Nicolay

John George Nicolay was a German born American who served as private secretary to Abraham Lincoln

AmericanFebruary 26, 1832117 views

Gustave Eiffel

Alexandre Gustave Eiffel was a French civil engineer and architect who built the famous Eiffel Tower

FrenchDecember 15, 1832174 views

Mary Edwards Walker

Mary Edwards Walker was an American feminist, an alleged spy, women’s right activist, an abolitionist and a prisoner of war

AmericanNovember 26, 1832165 views

Édouard Manet

He was one of the first 19th-century artists to paint modern life, and a pivotal figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism.

FrenchJanuary 23, 1832126 views

Wilhelm Wundt

Wilhelm Wundt was a renowned doctor who conducted pioneering studies on experimental psychology

GermanAugust 16, 1832216 views

Khurshidbanu Natavan

Khurshidbanu Natavan was an Azerbaijani poetess, renowned for her lyrical ghazals

Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll was an English writer, mathematician and photographer

BritishJanuary 27, 1832139 views

Horatio Alger

Horatio Alger was a popular American writer, famous for his rags-to-riches story formula

AmericanJanuary 13, 183298 views

Mary Ann Cotton

Mary Ann Cotton was an English serial-killer, whose victims included her own husbands, a lover and several children

BritishOctober 31, 1832362 views

Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist, widely appreciated for her timeless classic novel ‘Little Women’

AmericanNovember 29, 1832107 views