Famous Birthdays for Year 1865

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Birthdays 1 - 150 of 156

Jan 1st - Giuseppe Ferrata, composer
Jan 3rd - Henry Lytton, British actor and opera singer (d. 1936)
Jan 5th - Julio Garavito Armero, Colombian astronomer (d. 1920)
Jan 10th - Mary Ingalls, sister of Laura Ingalls Wilder (d. 1928)
Jan 13th - Princess Marie of Orléans (d. 1908)
Jan 17th - Gen Sir Charles Fergusson, Governor-General of New Zealand (d. 1951)
Jan 20th - Friedrich A H von Waldeck, brother of queen Emma/last ruler of Waldeck
Jan 22nd - Friedrich Paschen, German physicist
Jan 23rd - Benjamin Delmonte, theater director/actor (Black Haired Whore)
Jan 28th - Lala Lajpat Rai, Indian freedom fighter (d. 1928)
Jan 28th - Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg, first president of Finland (d. 1952)
Jan 30th - Samuel Pl'h Naber, Dutch rear-admiral/librarian
Jan 31st - Henri Desgrange, Founder of the Tour-de-France (d. 1940)
Jan 31st - Shastriji Maharaj, Indian spiritual leader (d. 1951)
Feb 3rd - Martinus Ballings, Flemish jesuit/author (Will Power)
Feb 4th - Charles Bally, Swiss linguist (Le langage et la vie)
Feb 5th - Harvey Worthington Loomis, composer
Feb 9th - Erich von Drygalski, Germany, geographer/glaciologist/Antarctic expl
Feb 9th - Mrs [Beatrice] Patrick Campbell, England, actress (Pygmalion)
Feb 12th - Kazimierz P Tetmajer, Polish writer/poet (Young Poland)
Feb 19th - Adrian van Oordt, Dutch writer (neo-romantic)
Feb 19th - Sven Hedin, Sweden, scientist/explorer (Tibet)
Feb 21st - John Haden Badley, English school founder (d. 1967)
Feb 22nd - Otto Modersohn, German painter
Feb 23rd - Barney Dreyfuss, baseball owner (Pittsburgh Pirates)
Feb 28th - Arthur Symons, Welsh poet/critic/co-founder (Savoy)
Feb 28th - Wilfred Grenfell, England, medical missionary
Mar 1st - Gerard Vissering, Dutch banker/president (Bank of Java)
Mar 1st - Abe Iso, Japanese politician (d. 1949)
Mar 3rd - Alexander Gustav Adolfovich Winkler, composer
Mar 8th - Frederick William Goudy, US, printer/type designer
Mar 9th - Margaret Murray Washington, wife of Booker T/head (NACW 1896..1918)
Mar 10th - Pim [Willem JH] Mulier, Dutch journalist/writer/sport-organizer
Mar 16th - Patsy Donovan, Irish-American baseball player (d. 1953)
Mar 19th - William Morton Wheeler, American entomologist, myrmecologist, pioneer in ethology (d. 1937)
Mar 22nd - Theophile Ysaye, composer
Mar 25th - Pierre Weiss, Mulhouse, France, French physicist (theory of ferromagnetism)
Mar 30th - Heinrich Rubens, German physicist
Apr 1st - Richard Zsigmondy, Germany, chemist (Nobel-1925)
Apr 8th - Charles W. Woodworth, American entomologist (d. 1940)
Apr 9th - Charles Proteus Steinmetz, Germany, experiment with AC electricity
Apr 9th - Erich Ludendorff, general (Germany)
Apr 10th - Jack Miner, Canadian conservationist (d. 1944)
Apr 13th - Heinrich Reinhardt, composer
Apr 16th - Henry George Chauvel, Australian general (d. 1945)
Apr 17th - Ursula Julia Ledochowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic saint (d. 1939)
Apr 23rd - Ali-Agha Shikhlinski, Russian-Azerbaijani general (d. 1943)
Apr 27th - Emile Erens, Dutch Hagiographer (Pastor of Ars)
Apr 30th - Max Nettlau, German anarchist (d. 1944)
May 2nd - Clyde Fitch, American playwright (d. 1909)
May 5th - Felicjan Szopski, composer
May 5th - Nellie Bly, [Elizabeth Cochran Seaman], American journalist and writer (d. 1922)
May 9th - August de Boeck, composer
May 15th - Albert Verwey, Dutch poet/literature historian (Motion)
May 18th - William Heinemann, England, publisher (Chemical Instrumental)
May 21st - C J Thomsen, Denmark, archaeologist, named Stone/Iron/Bronze Ages
May 22nd - Enrique Morera, composer
May 23rd - Epitácio Pessoa, President of Brazil (d. 1942)
May 25th - Frederick Augustus III, King of Saxon (1904-18)
May 25th - John Raleigh Mott, organizer (YMCA, Nobel 1946)
May 25th - Pieter Zeeman, Dutch physicist (Zeeman effect, Nobel 1902)
May 26th - Akseli V Gallen-Kallela, Fins painter/graphic artist/illustrator
May 26th - Robert W. Chambers, American artist (d. 1933)
May 28th - Gerrit Grijns, Dutch physiologist (Vitamin E)
Jun 2nd - George Lohmann, cricketer (England's great bowler late 19th cent)
King of the United Kingdom George VKing of the United Kingdom George V (Jun 3rd) Jun 3rd - George V, Saksen-Coburg [Windsor], King of Great Britain (1910-36)
Jun 7th - Guido Gasperini, composer
Jun 9th - Carl Nielsen, Norre-Lyndelse Denmark, composer (Det Uuslukkelige)
Jun 9th - Lucien-Denis-Gabriel-Alberic Magnard, French composer
Jun 10th - Frederick A Cook, US, explorer (claimed falsely to be at North Pole)
Jun 11th - Jan H Leopold, Dutch poet (translated Omar Khayyam)
Jun 13th - William Butler Yeats, Ireland, poet (Wild Swans at Coole-Nobel 1923)
Jun 14th - Auguste Jean Maria Charles Serieyx, composer
Jun 15th - L H Perquin, Dutch religious radio speaker
Jun 15th - Paul Gilson, composer
Jun 19th - Alfred Hugenberg, German RC pres-dir of Krupp/media magnate
Jun 19th - May Whitty, Liverpool England, actress (Mrs Miniver, Suspicion)
Jun 21st - Albert Herbert Brewer, composer
Jun 24th - Robert Henri, US painter, leader of Ashcan school of painting
Jun 26th - Bernard Berenson, art critic (Italian Painters of the Renaissance)
Jun 26th - Charles E Bonin, French explorer/diplomat (China)
Jun 26th - George C Pearce, actor (Country Kid, British Agent, Valiant)
Jun 28th - Otto Julius Bierbaum, German writer/journalist (Remarkable Stories)
Jun 29th - Shigechiyo Izumi, once thought to be the world's oldest man ever but birth date now disputed (120 y 237 d)
Jun 29th - William E Borah, lawyer/(Sen-R-Id)
Jul 2nd - Lili Braun, Prussia, feminist/socialist writer (Im Schatten Titanen)
Jul 6th - Emile Jaques-Dalcroze, Swiss musician (d. 1950)
Jul 10th - Jan "Pa" van der Steur, Dutch philanthropist (Steurtjes)
Jul 14th - Annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady
Jul 15th - Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe
Jul 15th - Wilhelm Wirtinger, Austrian mathematician (d. 1945)
Jul 16th - George A Birmingham, [Rev James Owen Hannay], novelist
Jul 18th - Laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina)
Jul 19th - Charles Horace Mayo, surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic)
Jul 21st - Robert Kahn, composer
Jul 23rd - Friedrich Aereboe, landhuishoudkundige
Jul 23rd - Max Heindel, Danish Christian occultist, astrologer, and mystic (d. 1919)
Jul 25th - Jac[obus] P Thijsse, Dutch biologist/educator (Contact with Plants)
Jul 26th - Philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel
Jul 29th - Nicola Spinelli, composer
Aug 2nd - Irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
Aug 2nd - John Radecki, Australian stained glass artist (d. 1955)
Aug 4th - Gus Kempis, South African cricketer (d. 1890)
Aug 10th - Alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana)
Aug 14th - Guido Castelnuovo, Italian mathematician (d. 1952)
Aug 15th - Johan[nes] B Schepers, Frisian writer (Braga)
Aug 15th - Usui Mikao, Japanese founder of Reiki (d. 1926)
Aug 20th - Bernard Tancred, South African cricketer (d. 1911)
Aug 22nd - Piet A W Hopmans, bishop of Breda (Eucharistic Crusade)
Aug 24th - Ferdinand I VAM, king of Romania
Aug 27th - Charles Gates Dawes, (R) 30th VP (1925-29, Nobel 1925)
Aug 27th - James Henry Breasted, American Egyptologist (d. 1935)
Sep 3rd - Wilhelm Bousset, German theologist/historian
Sep 8th - Adolfo Albertazzi, Italian writer (Amore & Amore, Top)
Sep 9th - Edwin Lehare, composer
Sep 11th - Rainis, Latvian poet and playwright (d. 1929)
Sep 15th - Henri [Lucien] Capitant, French lawyer (Loi Falcidie)
Sep 15th - Nicolaus Adriani, linguist (Middle-Celebes languages)
Sep 20th - Lubor Niederle, Czech archaeologist/slavist
Sep 23rd - Emmuska Orczy, Tarnaörs Hungary, Hungarian-born British writer (Scarlet Pimpernel)
Sep 26th - Mary Russell, Duchess of Bedford, English pilot and ornithologist (d. 1937)
Oct 1st - Paul Dukas, French composer (d. 1935)
Oct 3rd - Johannes IJWJ Eilerts de Haan, Dutch sea officer (Lucie R, Suriname)
Oct 4th - Max Halbe, writer
Oct 10th - Raffaele Merry del Val, Spanish cardinal
Oct 11th - Hans E Kinck, Norwegian philological/writer (Mot Karnaval)
Oct 12th - Arthur Harden, English chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1940)
Oct 15th - Walther Amelung, German archaeologist
Oct 17th - James Rudolph Garfield, American politician (d. 1950)
Oct 18th - Arie de Jong, Dutch linguist (d. 1957)
Oct 18th - Logan Pearsall Smith, American essayist and critic (d. 1946)
Oct 19th - Godfrey Cripps, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1892, 18 & 3)
Oct 22nd - Kristjan Raud, Estonian painter (d. 1943)
Oct 23rd - Neltje Blanchan, American writer (d. 1918)
Oct 26th - Benjamin Guggenheim, American businessman (d. 1912)
Oct 27th - Charles Spencelayh, English painter (d. 1958)
Nov 1st - Monty Bowden, cricketer (England Test capt v South Africa at 23)
Nov 2nd - Warren Gamaliel Harding, Ohio, (R) 29th pres (1921-23)
29th US President Warren G. Harding29th US President Warren G. Harding (Nov 2nd) Nov 2nd - Warren G. Harding, Blooming Grove Ohio, American President (1921-1923)
Nov 12th - Frans L M "Sas" van Aerschot, Flemish operetta actor (Paljas)
Nov 17th - John S Plaskett, Canadian astronomer (Plaskett's twins)
Nov 26th - Earl Ross Drake, composer
Nov 27th - Jose Asunción Silva, Colombia, poet (Nocturno III)
Dec 4th - Edith Louisa Cavell, England, nurse (WW I)
Dec 8th - Jacques Hadamard, French mathematician (Taylor series)
Dec 8th - Jean Sibelius, Tavastehus Finland, composer (Valse Triste, Finlandia)
Dec 13th - Gustav Luders, composer
Dec 16th - Victor Rousseau, Belgian sculptor
Dec 19th - Hermann Hirt, Magdeburg Prussia, linguist (Indo-European Grammar)
Dec 19th - Minnie Maddern Fiske, New Orleans La, actress (Henrik Ibsen's plays)

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