Famous people born in 1872

Calvin Coolidge

Calvin Coolidge was a Republican politician who served as the 30th President of the United States

AmericanJuly 4, 1872180 views

Sri Aurobindo

Sri Aurobindo was a great political reformer and a spiritual master

IndianAugust 15, 187299 views

Lafayette Mendel

Lafayette Mendel was an American biochemist who established the modern concept of nutrition

Léon Blum

Léon Blum was a French socialist leader and politician, who served as Prime Minister of France thrice in his career

FrenchApril 9, 1872110 views

Norman Angell

Norman Angell was an English politician, peace activist, journalist, lecturer and author

BritishDecember 26, 187298 views

Alexandra Feodorovna

Alexandra Feodorovna was the last Tsaritsa of the Russian empire

GermanJune 6, 1872102 views

Emily Davison

Emily Davison was a women's suffrage activist in Britain who died after a tragic accident involving King George V's horse Anmer

BritishOctober 11, 1872106 views

David Unaipon

David Unaipon is a writer and preacher of Aboriginal Australian descent

Yane Sandanski

Yane Sandanski was one among the leaders of the ‘Internal Macedonian-Adrianople Revolutionary Organization’

BulgarianMay 18, 1872106 views

Jože Plečnik

Joze Plecnik was a great Slovenian architect who tried to model Ljubljana on ancient Athens

SlovenianJanuary 23, 1872129 views