Famous people born in 1833

    Ferdinand von Richthofen

    Ferdinand von Richthofen

    Ferdinand Freiherr von Richthofen was a German geographer, geologist and traveler

    GermanMay 5, 1833108 views

    Charles George Gordon

    General Charles Gordon was a British soldier and administrator, who rose to prominence for defending Khartoum from the Mahdists

    BritishJanuary 28, 183384 views

    Ricardo Palma

    Ricardo Palma was a Peruvian author, historian, librarian and political figure

    Manuel González Flores

    Manuel Gonzalez Flores was a liberal politician and military general who served as the 31st president of Mexico

    MexicanJune 18, 1833134 views

    Aleksandr Borodin

    Aleksandr Borodin was a prodigal Russian music composer and scientist

    RussianNovember 12, 1833231 views

    Alfred Nobel

    Alfred Nobel was the inventor of dynamite and a manufacturer of arms who left his vast fortunes to institute the Nobel Prizes

    SwedishOctober 21, 1833194 views

    Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms was a well-known German composer and pianist best remembered for his choral work ‘A German Requiem'

    GermanMay 7, 183395 views

    Benjamin Harrison

    Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd president of United States and the grandson of William Henry Harrison, 9th president of United States

    AmericanAugust 20, 1833112 views