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, 1877158 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, 1877115 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, 1877165 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, 1877128 views

Oscar Milosz

Oscar Milosz was a French-Lithuanian poet

FrenchMay 28, 1877105 views

Elin Pelin

Elin Pelin was a Bulgarian novelist

BulgarianJuly 8, 1877166 views

Endre Ady

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

HungarianNovember 22, 1877117 views