Famous people born in 1886

    Bruce Fairchild Barton

    Bruce Fairchild Barton

    Bruce Barton was a man with many professions, a writer, an advertising executive and a politician

    AmericanAugust 5, 1886106 views

    Michael Curtiz

    Michael Curtiz was a Hungarian American film director best known for the classic ‘Casablanca.’ This biography of Michael Curtiz provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

    Manne Siegbahn

    Manne Siegbahn was a Swedish physicist, who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1924

    SwedishDecember 3, 1886131 views

    Karl von Frisch

    Karl von Frisch was an Austrian ethologist who received a share of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1973

    AustrianNovember 20, 1886234 views

    Edward Calvin Kendall

    Edward Calvin Kendall was an American chemist known for his work with hormones of the adrenal gland

    AmericanMarch 8, 1886101 views

    Archibald Hill

    Archibald Vivian Hill was a Nobel Laureate English physiologist who is credited for discovering the production of heat in muscles

    BritishSeptember 26, 1886160 views

    Robert Robinson

    Sir Robert Robinson was a British scientist who received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe was a German-born American architect

    GermanMarch 27, 188678 views

    Hella Wuolijoki

    Hella Wuolijoki was a playwright, business magnate, politician and reporter and is known for her works towards female empowerment in Finland

    FinnsJuly 22, 1886122 views

    Dora Gabe

    The eminent poetess is known for her translations as well as original works like ‘Spring’, which are still taught in Bulgaria

    BulgarianAugust 26, 1886105 views