Famous people born in 1864

    Camille Claudel

    Camille Claudel

    Camille Claudel was a renowned French sculptor

    FrenchDecember 8, 1864177 views

    Nellie Bly

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

    AmericanMay 5, 1864141 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, 1864125 views

    Miguel de Unamuno

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

    SpanishSeptember 29, 1864157 views

    Louis Lumière

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

    FrenchOctober 5, 1864157 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, 1864115 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, 1864102 views

    Jozef Murgaš

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

    SlovakFebruary 17, 1864147 views

    Wilhelm Wien

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

    GermanJanuary 13, 1864190 views