Famous people born in 1877

    Charles Glover Barkla

    Charles Glover Barkla

    Charles Glover Barkla was a British physicist, who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1917

    BritishJune 7, 1877143 views

    Heinrich Otto Wieland

    Heinrich Otto Wieland was an eminent German scientist who won the 1927 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his investigations of the constitution of the bile acids

    GermanJune 4, 1877106 views

    Francis William Aston

    Francis William Aston was a British scientist who won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

    Frederick Soddy

    Frederick Soddy was a British radiochemist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1921

    Louis Renault

    Louis Renault was a French industrialist and a pioneer of automobile industry

    FrenchFebruary 12, 1877147 views

    Rosalie Edge

    Rosalie Edge was an American women’s rights activist and environmentalist who founded the Hawk Mountain Sanctuary in Pennsylvania.

    Tom Thomson

    Tom Thomson was a distinguished Canadian artist and painter during the early part of the 20th century

    CanadianAugust 5, 1877122 views

    Oscar Milosz

    Oscar Milosz was a French-Lithuanian poet

    FrenchMay 28, 1877105 views

    Elin Pelin

    Elin Pelin was a Bulgarian novelist

    BulgarianJuly 8, 1877164 views

    Endre Ady

    Endre Ady was a Hungarian poet best known for his works on sensual love and religion

    HungarianNovember 22, 1877116 views