Famous people born in 1833

Ferdinand von Richthofen

Ferdinand von Richthofen

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

GermanMay 5, 1833110 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, 183388 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, 1833141 views

Aleksandr Borodin

Aleksandr Borodin was a prodigal Russian music composer and scientist

RussianNovember 12, 1833238 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, 1833195 views

Johannes Brahms

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

GermanMay 7, 1833101 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, 1833118 views