Famous people died in 1851

Archibald Alexander

Archibald Alexander

Archibald Alexander was an American Presbyterian theologian and educator who became famous for his religious teachings, writings and sermons

AmericanApril 17, 1772101 views

Hans Christian Ørsted

Hans Christian Oersted was a famous physicist and chemist who pioneered the concept of electromagnetism

DanishAugust 14, 1777182 views

Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi

Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi was a German mathematician who co-founded the theory of elliptic functions

GermanDecember 10, 180487 views

John James Audubon

John James Audubon was an American ornithologist, naturalist and painter

AmericanApril 26, 178596 views

Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley was an author of the Romantic era whose first novel is regarded a benchmark in English literature

BritishAugust 30, 1797309 views