Famous people born in 1873

    Sidney Reilly

    Sidney Reilly

    Sidney George Reilly, renowned as ‘Ace of Spies’ and termed by historians as the first ‘super spy’ of the 20th century served the British ‘Secret Service Bureau’ as a secret agent.

    RussianMarch 24, 1873137 views

    Alexis Carrel

    Alexis Carrel was a French biologist and surgeon who received the ‘Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine’ in 1912

    FrenchJune 28, 1873118 views

    Max Reger

    Max Reger was a German composer counted amongst the greatest composers in his country

    GermanMarch 19, 1873129 views

    Upendranath Brahmachari

    Upendranath Brahmachari was a renowned Indian scientist and a prominent medical practitioner of his era

    IndianDecember 19, 1873137 views

    Lee de Forest

    Lee de Forest was an American inventor known as “The Father of Radio”

    AmericanAugust 26, 1873154 views

    Leon Czolgosz

    Leon Czolgosz was a Polish-American anarchist who assassinated American President William McKinley

    AmericanMay 5, 1873130 views

    Alfred Emanuel Smith

    Alfred Smith was an American politician who was elected as the Governor of New York for four times

    AmericanDecember 30, 1873124 views

    Alberto Santos Dumont

    Alberto Santos Dumont was a Brazilian aviation pioneer who designed, built, and flew the first practical dirigible

    BrazilianJuly 20, 1873135 views

    Willa Cather

    Willa Cather was a Pulitzer Prize winning American author, known for her war classic ‘One of Ours’

    Thérèse of Lisieux

    Therese of Lisieux was a Roman Catholic nun who is widely respected in modern times.

    FrenchJanuary 2, 1873256 views