Famous people born in 1874

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955

BritishNovember 30, 1874104 views

Joseph Erlanger

Joseph Erlanger was a renowned American physiologist who won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1994

AmericanJanuary 5, 1874121 views

August Krogh

August Krogh was a Danish professor who was conferred with the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1920

DanishNovember 15, 1874161 views

Carl Bosch

Carl Bosch was a well-known German chemist and industrialist

GermanAugust 27, 1874133 views

Johannes Stark

Johannes Stark was a German scientist who won the 1919 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of the Stark Effect

GermanApril 15, 1874141 views

Guglielmo Marconi

Guglielmo Marconi was the Nobel Prize winning Italian engineer who is credited with the invention of wireless telegraphy

ItalianApril 25, 1874148 views

Antanas Smetona

Antanas Smetona was the first president of Lithuania

LithuanianAugust 10, 1874121 views

Harry Houdini

Hungarian-born Harry Houdini was a legendary magician, famous for his exceptional escape stunts

HungarianMarch 24, 1874201 views

Einar Jónsson

Einar Jonsson was Iceland’s first sculptor

IcelanderMay 11, 1874122 views

Joaquín Torres García

Joaquin Torres Garcia was a famous Uruguayan artist

UruguayanJuly 28, 1874123 views