Famous Birthdays for Year 1860

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Jan 2nd - William C Mills, museum curator (excavated Ohio Indian mounds)
Jan 7th - Emanuil Manolov, composer
Jan 8th - Nancy Jones, US African American missionary in Africa
Jan 11th - Marie Bashkirtseff, Russian/French painter/author (Journal)
Jan 12th - Henry Larkin, American baseball player (d. 1942)
Jan 17th - Douglas Hyde, President of Ireland (d. 1949)
Jan 21st - Karl Staaff, Prime Minister of Sweden (d. 1915)
Jan 25th - Charles Curtis, (R) 31st US VP (1929-33)
Jan 29th - Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, Tagarov Russia, playwright (Cherry Orchard)
Feb 2nd - Curtis Guild, Jr., 43rd Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1915)
Feb 6th - Johan [Eliza J] de Meester, Dutch journalist/writer (Geertje)
Feb 11th - Rachilde, [Marguerite Vallette-Eymery], French author (Monsieur Venus)
Author and Playwright Anton ChekhovAuthor and Playwright Anton Chekhov (Jan 29th) Feb 14th - Eugen Schiffer, German politician (d. 1954)
Feb 14th - Waldemar Lindgren, Kalmar, Swedish-American Geologist (economic geology, ore classification)
Feb 18th - Anders Zorn, Swedish painter/etcher/sculptor (Gustavus Vasa)
Feb 21st - Karel Matěj Čapek-Chod, Czech journalist (d. 1927)
Feb 21st - Goscombe John, Welsh sculptor (d. 1952)
Feb 24th - Daniel Berkeley Updike, printer/publisher/writer (Printing Types)
Feb 25th - Menso Kamerlingh Onnes, painter/water colors painter
Feb 25th - William James Ashley, English economic-historian
Feb 29th - Herman Hollerith, inventor (1st electric tabulating machine)
Mar 2nd - Susanna M. Salter, 1st American female mayor and temperance leader (d. 1961)
Mar 3rd - John Montgomery Ward, American baseball player (d. 1925)
Mar 11th - Thomas Hastings, architect (NY Public Library), born in NYC, New York
Mar 12th - Salvatore Di Giacomo, composer
Mar 13th - Hugo Wolf, Austrian composer (d. 1903)
Politician William Jennings BryanPolitician William Jennings Bryan (Mar 19th) Mar 19th - William Jennings Bryan, Salem Illinois, "The Great Commoner" orator/statesman
Mar 22nd - Alfred Ploetz, German physician (d. 1940)
Mar 27th - Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (d. 1924)
Mar 31st - Isidor Traube, Hildesheim Hanover, German Chemist (founded capillary chemistry, research on liquids)
Apr 3rd - Frederik W van Eeden, Dutch utopian writer (Walden)
Apr 6th - René Lalique, French jewel designer
Apr 7th - Will Keith Kellogg, American cereal manufacturer (d. 1951)
Apr 13th - James Ensor, Flemish painter/etcher (De lampenjongen)
Apr 20th - Charles Gordon Curtis, US attorney/inventor (Curtis Turbine)
Apr 20th - Pieter Jelles Troelstra, Dutch MP (SDAP)
Apr 22nd - Ada Rehan, American stage actress (d. 1916)
Apr 26th - Alphonse M A J Ariëns, Dutch pastor
Apr 29th - Lorado Taft, US, sculptor (Black Hawk)
May 2nd - D'Arcy Thompson, zoologist/classicist (On Growth & Form)
May 2nd - Theodor Herzl, Austria, journalist/founder (Zionist movement)
May 3rd - John Scott Haldane, Scottish physiologist (d. 1936)
May 3rd - Vito Volterra, Italian mathematician (d. 1940)
May 4th - Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek, Vienna Austria, composer (Donna Diana)
May 9th - James Matthew (J.M.) Barrie, Scotland, novelist (Margaret Ogilvy, Peter Pan). Dies 1937.
May 15th - Ellen Louise Axson Wilson, 1st wife of US President Woodrow Wilson
May 16th - Herman Webster Mudgett, American Serial Killer (d. 1896)
May 19th - Victor E Orlando, Italy's premier (1917-19)
May 20th - Eduard Buchner, German chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1917)
May 21st - Willam Einthoven, Dutch physiologist/inventor (electrocardiograph)
May 25th - James McKeen Cattell, American psychologist (d. 1944)
May 27th - Manuel Teixeira Gomes, 7th President of Portugal (d. 1941)
May 29th - Isaac Albéniz, Spanish composer (d. 1909)
May 31st - Walter Richard Sickert Munich, Danish/English painter (The Miner)
Jun 6th - William R Inge, English theologist/Deacon St Paul's Cathedral
Jun 8th - Alicia Boole Stott, Irish mathematician (d. 1940)
Jun 18th - Hugo Loudon, CEO (Royal Dutch Oil [Shell])
Jun 20th - Jack Worrall, Australian cricketer, footballer, and coach (d. 1937)
Jun 24th - Mercedes of Orleans, queen of Spain (d. 1878)
Jun 25th - Gustave Charpentier, French composer (opera Louise)
Jun 30th - Gyula Andressy Jr, Hungarian minister of Foreign affairs (1918-20)
Jul 3rd - Charlotte Perkins Gilman, economist/lecturer/author/feminist
Jul 3rd - William Wallace, composer
Jul 5th - Robert Bacon, American politician (d. 1919)
Jul 7th - Gustav Mahler, Kalischat Bohemia Austria, composer/conductor (Titan)
Jul 11th - Johannis J van Laar, Dutch chemist (thermodynamics)
Jul 16th - Jens Otto Harry Jespersen, linguist/philologist
Acquitted Murderer Lizzie BordenAcquitted Murderer Lizzie Borden (Jul 19th) Jul 19th - Lizzie Borden, Fall River Massachusetts, acquitted of murder (gave her mother forty whacks)
Jul 20th - Johannes Walter, German geologist (Denudation of the Wilderness)
Jul 24th - Alfons Mucha, Czech artist (d. 1939)
Jul 25th - Princess Louise Margaret, Duchess of Connaught (d. 1917)
Jul 26th - Philippe J Bunau-Varilla, French engineer (Colombia-Panama)
Jul 28th - Elias M. Ammons, governor of Colorado (d. 1925)
Jul 28th - Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia (d. 1922)
Jul 31st - Mary Vaux Walcott, American artist and naturalist (d. 1940)
Aug 3rd - W. K. Dickson, Scottish inventor (d. 1935)
Aug 7th - Alan Leo, British astrologer (d. 1917)
Aug 10th - Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande, Indian musician (d. 1936)
Aug 11th - Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson etats de Normandie)
Sharp Shooter Annie OakleySharp Shooter Annie Oakley (Aug 13th) Aug 13th - Annie Oakley [Phoebe Ann Moses], North Star Ohio, sharp shooter (Buffalo Bill's Wild West), (d. 1926)
Aug 14th - Ernest T Seton, naturalist/painter/author (Buffalo Wind-1938)
Aug 15th - Florence Kling DeWolfe Harding, 1st lady (1921-23)
Aug 15th - Roosje Vos, Dutch union organizer
Aug 15th - Henrietta Vinton Davis, American elocutionist (d. 1941)
Aug 16th - Jules Laforgue, Uruguay, French poet (Les Complaintas)
Aug 16th - Lord Hawke, cricketer (England batsman 1890's, many official posts)
Aug 19th - John Kane, Scottish-born US primitivist painter (Self-Portrait)
Aug 20th - Raymond Poincaré, France, president/PM (1912)
Aug 22nd - Paul G Nipkow, German TV pioneer (Nipkow Award)
Aug 22nd - Eleonore of Reuss-Köstritz, tsaritsa of Bulgaria (d. 1917)
Aug 25th - George Fawcett, US actor (Intolerance)
Aug 28th - Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss painter [OS]
Aug 30th - Isaac Levitan, Russian artist (d. 1900)
Sep 3rd - Edward Albert Filene, merchant, established US credit union movement
Social Worker and Nobel Laureate Jane AddamsSocial Worker and Nobel Laureate Jane Addams (Sep 6th) Sep 6th - Jane Addams, Cedarville, Illinois, pacifist/social worker/feminist (Nobel 1931), (d. 1935)
Sep 7th - Grandma Moses [Anna Maria], NY, primitive painter (Old Oaken Bucket), (d. 1961)
Sep 7th - Willem H Nolens, priest/Dutch ambassador to Vatican
Sep 11th - Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss painter [NS]
Sep 11th - James Allan, former All Black (d. 1934)
Sep 13th - John J. Pershing (Blackjack), Laclede, Missouri, US commander (WW I), (d. 1948)
Sep 14th - Hamlin Garland, American writer (d. 1940)
Sep 15th - Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya, Indian engineer (d. 1962)
Sep 18th - Alberto Franchetti, composer
US WW1 Commander John J. PershingUS WW1 Commander John J. Pershing (Sep 13th) Sep 22nd - Heinrich Reitsch, composer
Sep 24th - Samuel Rutherford Crockett, novelist
Sep 28th - Paul Ulrich Villard, Lyon, French Chemist and Physicist who discovered gamma rays
Oct 3rd - Annie EF Horniman, England, theater owner (Abbey Theatre, Dublin)
Oct 4th - Sidney Paget, British illustrator (Sherlock Holmes)
Oct 6th - Oscar L Helfrich, Dutch governor (Curacao)
Oct 6th - Reneke de Marees van Swinderen, Dutch foreign minister (1908-13)
Oct 8th - Felix Woyrsch, composer
Oct 12th - Elmer A Sperry, inventor (gyrocompass)
Oct 17th - Dionyssios Lavrangas, composer
Oct 19th - Affie Jarvis, cricketer (Australian WK of the late 19th century)
Founder of Girl Scouts of the USA Juliette Gordon LowFounder of Girl Scouts of the USA Juliette Gordon Low (Oct 31st) Oct 31st - Juliette Gordon Low, Savannah Georgia, American activist/founder (Girl Scouts of America)
Nov 1st - Boies Penrose, United States Senator from Pennsylvania (d. 1921)
Nov 7th - Jean-Baptiste Eugène Estienne, French general (d. 1936)
Nov 16th - Edmund Schuecker, composer
Nov 18th - Ignacy Jan Paderewski, composer/1st premier of Poland (1919-20)
Nov 21st - Tom Horn, Scotland County Missouri, American gunman and outlaw
Nov 23rd - Karl Branting, Sweden, statesman/diplomat (Nobel Peace Prize 1921)
Nov 29th - Hans Haym, composer
Dec 2nd - C T Studd, cricketer (brother of G B, five Tests for England)
Old West Lawman, Outlaw and Bounty Hunter Tom HornOld West Lawman, Outlaw and Bounty Hunter Tom Horn (Nov 21st) Dec 7th - Joseph Cook, 6th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1947)
Dec 13th - Lucien Guitry, French actor (d. 1925)
Dec 15th - Niels Ryberg Finsen, Denmark, physician/phototherapist (Nobel 1903)
Dec 15th - Abner Powell, American baseball player (d. 1953)
Dec 18th - Edward Alexander MacDowell, US, composer (Indian Suite)
Dec 20th - Dan Leno, English entertainer (d. 1904)
Dec 21st - Henrietta Szold, founder (Hadassah)
Dec 22nd - Austin Norman Palmer, American penmanship innovator (d. 1927)
Dec 23rd - Harriet Monroe, poet/editor of Poetry magazine (You & I), born in Chicago, Illinois
Dec 25th - Manuel Dimech, Maltese philosopher and social reformer (d. 1921)
Dec 28th - Alexander von Fielitz, composer
Dec 31st - Joseph S. Cullinan, American oil industrialist (d. 1937)

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