Famous people born in 1884

    Friedrich Bergius

    Friedrich Bergius

    Friedrich Karl Rudolf Bergius was a German chemist known for the Bergius process for producing synthetic fuel from coal

    GermanOctober 11, 188489 views

    Vincent Auriol

    Vincent Jules Auriol served as the first President of the Fourth French Republic between 1947 and 1954

    FrenchAugust 27, 1884106 views

    Amedeo Modigliani

    Amedeo Modigliani was an Italian painter and sculptor who reveled in painting the nudes

    ItalianJuly 12, 1884103 views

    Peter Debye

    Peter Debye a Nobel Prize winning chemist of Dutch origin who developed the ‘Debye Model’

    AmericanMarch 24, 1884165 views

    Rajendra Prasad

    Dr Rajendra Prasad served as the first President of Independent India

    IndianDecember 3, 1884109 views

    Hermann Rorschach

    Hermann Rorschach was a Swiss psychiatrist who developed the controversial inkblot test

    SwissNovember 8, 1884115 views

    Otto Fritz Meyerhof

    Otto Fritz Meyerhof was a German physician and biochemist who won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Medicine

    GermanApril 12, 1884174 views

    Norman Thomas

    Norman Thomas, the socialist, political activist and the American Presbyterian minister became one of the major figures of American society through his anti-war preaching and peace initiatives

    AmericanNovember 20, 1884105 views

    Isoroku Yamamoto

    Isoroku Yamamoto was a Japanese naval commander during World War II

    JapaneseApril 4, 1884227 views

    Alice Roosevelt Longworth

    Alice Roosevelt Longworth was the eldest child of President Theodore Roosevelt

    AmericanFebruary 12, 1884123 views