Famous people born in 1853

Cecil John Rhodes

Cecil John Rhodes

Cecil Rhodes was a politician cum businessman who founded the diamond company De Beers

BritishJuly 5, 1853136 views

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes was a Dutch physicist who won Nobel Prize in 1913

DutchSeptember 21, 1853146 views

Albrecht Kossel

Albrecht Kossel was a distinguished German biochemist who received the ‘Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine’ in 1910.

GermanSeptember 16, 1853158 views

Wilhelm Ostwald

Wilhelm Ostwald was a famous scientist who is credited with discovery of Ostwald Process for manufacture of nitric acid

GermanSeptember 2, 1853122 views

Bat Masterson

Bat Masterson was a professional gambler, U.S

CanadianNovember 26, 1853159 views

Hendrik Lorentz

Hendrik Lorentz was a Nobel Prize winning physicist

DutchJuly 18, 1853207 views

Jose Marti

Freedom fighter Jose Marti was a national hero of Cuba

CubanJanuary 28, 1853114 views

Teresa Carreno

Want to know about the childhood, life and timeline of the famous pianist and musician Teresa Carreño? Read this biography and learn everything about Teresa Carreño.

Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh was a legendary Dutch painter

FrenchMarch 30, 1853184 views