Famous people born in 1838

Henry Hobson Richardson

Henry Hobson Richardson

Henry Hobson Richardson was one of the leading American architects of the 19th century

AmericanSeptember 29, 1838116 views

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay/Chatterjee was a famous Bengali writer, poet and journalist

IndianJune 27, 1838155 views

John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth was an actor who assassinated the U

AmericanMay 10, 1838118 views

Ernst Mach

Ernst Mach was a famous Austrian physicist who discovered the Mach number used to represent the ratio of velocity of sound

AustrianFebruary 18, 1838131 views

Max Bruch

A German romantic composer and conductor, Max Bruch is notably famous for his violin concertos that feature among his 200 plus works! Read this captivating biography to know about his profile, childhood, life and timeline.

GermanJanuary 6, 1838176 views

Georges Bizet

Georges Bizet was a Romantic era French composer best known for his final work, ‘Carmen,’ an opera in four acts

FrenchOctober 25, 1838116 views

Henry Adams

Henry Adams was a well known American academician

AmericanFebruary 16, 1838183 views

John Muir

John Muir was a famous American naturalist, author and an advocate of wildlife preservation

AmericanApril 21, 1838357 views

James J. Hill

James Jerome Hill was a famous Canadian-American railroad executive

CanadianSeptember 16, 1838195 views