Famous people born in 1834

    John Venn

    John Venn

    John Venn was a British mathematician, philosopher and logician

    BritishAugust 4, 1834147 views

    James Abbott McNeill Whistler

    James Abbott McNeill Whistler was an American-born British artist best remembered for his painting ‘Whistler's Mother’.

    AmericanJuly 11, 1834104 views

    John Wesley Powell

    John Wesley Powell was an American explorer, anthropologist, geologist and a soldier

    AmericanMarch 24, 1834124 views

    Gottlieb Daimler

    Gottilieb Daimler was a famous German engineer who designed the high speed petrol engine

    GermanMarch 17, 1834106 views

    Dmitri Mendeleev

    Dmitri Mendeleev was a Russian chemist who is best known for his discovery of the periodic law

    RussianFebruary 8, 1834247 views

    Ernst Haeckel

    Ernst Haeckel was a renowned German biologist, naturalist, physician, philosopher and artist

    GermanFebruary 16, 1834119 views

    Edgar Degas

    Edgar Degas was a famous French Impressionist painter who depicted the Parisian life in beautiful images

    FrenchJuly 19, 1834176 views

    William Morris

    William Morris was an English textile designer, writer and socialist

    BritishMarch 24, 1834101 views

    Lord Acton

    Lord Acton was a Catholic historian and politician regarded as one of the most learned Englishmen of his time

    GermanJanuary 10, 1834152 views

    Charles Spurgeon

    Charles Spurgeon was England’s best known preacher during the second half of the nineteenth century

    BritishJune 19, 1834149 views