Famous people born in 1864

Camille Claudel

Camille Claudel

Camille Claudel was a renowned French sculptor

FrenchDecember 8, 1864190 views

Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly was an American journalist who is best known for her investigative and undercover reporting

AmericanMay 5, 1864147 views

Walther Nernst

Walther Hermann Nernst was a German scientist who won the 1920 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his contribution to the field of thermochemistry.

GermanJune 25, 1864128 views

Miguel de Unamuno

Miguel de Unamuno was a Spanish educator, philosopher, and author

SpanishSeptember 29, 1864159 views

Louis Lumière

Louis Lumière and his brother Auguste were French inventors who made the world’s first true motion picture

FrenchOctober 5, 1864176 views

John Jacob Astor IV

John Jacob Astor IV was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish–American War, and a prominent member of the Astor family.

AmericanJuly 13, 1864132 views

Banjo Paterson

Banjo Paterson was a famous Australian poet who is known for his bush poetry such as 'Waltzing Matilda' and 'The Man from Snowy River'

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Toulouse-Lautrec was a 19th century French artist and was one of the best-known painters of the Post-Impressionist period

FrenchNovember 24, 1864106 views

Jozef Murgaš

Jozef Murgaš was a Slovak inventor, painter, and priest who contributed towards the development of wireless communications

SlovakFebruary 17, 1864148 views

Wilhelm Wien

Wilhelm Wien was a German physicist who won Nobel Prize in Physics for his groundbreaking work in thermal radiation

GermanJanuary 13, 1864192 views