Famous people born in 1868

    Marie Dressler

    Marie Dressler

    Marie Dressler was a talented Canadian American actress of the late 1800s and the early 1900s

    Theodore William Richards

    Theodore William Richards was an American scientist who was awarded the 1914 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

    AmericanJanuary 31, 1868121 views

    Fritz Haber

    Fritz Haber was a German chemist who won the 1918 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the synthesis of ammonia from its elements

    GermanDecember 9, 186888 views

    Maxim Gorky

    Alexei Maximovich Peshkov, better known as Maxim Gorky, was a Russian author

    RussianMarch 28, 1868190 views

    Emily Murphy

    Emily Murphy was a Canadian women’s right activist and the first female magistrate in Canada

    CanadianMarch 14, 1868175 views

    John Nance Garner

    John Nance Garner was an American statesman who served as the 32nd Vice President of the United States

    AmericanNovember 22, 1868199 views

    Robert Falcon Scott

    Robert Falcon Scott was a British naval officer and explorer who died on his attempt to be the first to reach the South Pole.

    BritishJune 6, 1868108 views

    Karl Landsteiner

    Karl Landsteiner was a Nobel Prize winning scientist from Austria who developed the classification of blood group

    AmericanJune 14, 1868128 views

    Arnold Sommerfeld

    Arnold Sommerfeld was a theoretical physicist, who established the azimuthal and spin quantum numbers, and mathematical proof of X-ray wave theory

    GermanDecember 5, 1868100 views