Famous people born in 1860

Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov was a celebrated modern short story writer of Russia

GermanJanuary 29, 1860152 views

Willem Einthoven

Willem Einthoven was a renowned Dutch physiologist who received the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1924 for inventing the first practical electrocardiogram

DutchMay 21, 1860111 views

Niels Ryberg Finsen

Niels Ryberg Finsen was an Icelandic Faroese-Danish physician and scientist famous for his invention of modern phototherapy

DanishDecember 15, 1860180 views

Eduard Buchner

Eduard Buchner was a German chemist and a zymologist who won the 1907 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

GermanMay 20, 1860200 views

Will Keith Kellogg

Will Keith Kellogg was an American industrialist best known as the founder of the Kellogg Company

AmericanApril 7, 1860150 views

Charles Curtis

Charles Curtis was an American politician who served as the 31st Vice President of the United States

AmericanJanuary 25, 1860169 views

Hugo Wolf

Hugo Wolf was a late 19th century Austrian composer best known for his art songs

SlovenianMarch 13, 1860177 views

Herman Hollerith

Herman Hollerith was an American statistician and inventor, regarded as the father of modern machine data processing

AmericanFebruary 29, 1860163 views

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Charlotte Perkins Gilman was a famous American feminist, sociologist and novelist

AmericanJuly 3, 1860136 views