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1849Ivan Pavlov, Russia, physiologist/pioneer in psychology (Nobel 1904)

1849Luther Burbank, Lancaster, Mass, horticulturist

1849 Birthdays
Date Event
Jan 9
John Hartley, English tennis player, double winner of Wimbledon (d. 1935) 
Jan 11
Oskar Lassar, German dermatologist (bath house) 
Jan 12
Jean Béraud, French painter (d. 1935) 
Jan 14
Alfred Fisher, The Jewelled Dagger of Fate 
Jan 17
Daniel Gilfether, Zollenstein 
Jan 18
Edmund Barton, 1st PM of Australia (1900-03) 
Jan 18
Aleksander Swietochowski, Klub szachistów 
Jan 19
Vladimir Davydov, The Marriage of Krechinsky 
Jan 22
August Strindberg, Sweden, dramatist/novelist (Apologia) 
Jan 22
August Strindberg, Miss Julie 
Feb 2
Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav, Slovak poet (d. 1921) 
Feb 4
Jean Richepin, French poet/writer (Les Chansons de Gueux) 
Feb 4
Jean Richepin, Mothers of France 
Feb 6
Rosalie Ida Straus,  
Feb 13
Lord Randolph Churchill, England, politician, Winston's father 
Feb 13
Wilhelm Voigt,  
Feb 17
Selwyn Image, Bodiam Sussex, painter 
Feb 18
Alexander L Kielland, Norwegian writer/politician (Garman og Worse) 
Feb 18
Alexander Kielland, Jacobs stege 
Feb 22
Nikolay Yakovlevich Sonin, Russian mathematician (d. 1915) 
Feb 26
Daniel H. Hastings, Governor Hastings and Mounted Police 
Feb 27
Václav Benes-Trebízský, Bludné duse 
Mar 1
Comyns Carr, Called Back 
Mar 2
Robert Means Thompson, U.S. Naval Officer (d. 1930) 
Mar 2
Robert M. Thompson, Nice and Friendly 
Mar 3
Jacques Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer 
Mar 7
Luther Burbank, Lancaster, Mass, horticulturist 
Mar 7
Luther Burbank, Mutual Weekly, No. 44 
Mar 16
James E Smith, became father at 100 with woman 64 years younger 
Mar 19
Alfred von Tirpitz, German World War I Admiral (d. 1930) 
Mar 19
Alfred von Tirpitz,  
Mar 28
James Darmesteter, French author and antiquarian (d. 1894) 
Apr 6
John William Waterhouse, British painter (d. 1917) 
Apr 9
August Cederborg, Göingehövdingen 
Apr 13
Enrique Jose Varona, Cuban sociologist/psychologist 
Apr 17
William R. Day, American diplomat and Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1923) 
Apr 17
William R. Day,  
Apr 21
Oskar Hertwig, Germany, embryologist, discovered fertilization 
Apr 24
Joseph S Gallieni, general (Battle of Marne)/milt governor (Paris) 
Apr 24
Joseph-Simon Galliéni,  
Apr 25
Felix Klein, German mathematician (Evanston Colloquium) 
Apr 26
Olaf Poulsen, Kgl. skuespiller Olaf Poulsen i sit paaklædningsværelse paa det kgl. teater 
May 3
Jacob Riis, Denmark, reporter (NY Tribune, NY Evening Sun) 
May 3
Bernhard von Bülow, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1929) 
May 4
Jyotirindranath Tagore, Charulata 
May 5
Hambletonian, Chester NY, greatest standardbred horse 
May 6
Wyatt Eaton, artist 
May 22
Louis Perrier, Swiss politician (d. 1913) 
May 26
Hubert von Herkomer, The Old Wood Carver 
May 27
"Blind" Tom Bethune, pianist/composer 
Jun 2
Paul-Albert Besnard, French painter/graphic artist (La femme) 
Jun 8
Juliaan Dillens, Flemish sculptor (Anspach Monument) 
Jun 9
Joseph Vezina, composer 
Jun 9
Michael Peter Ancher, Danish painter (d. 1927) 
Jun 18
Emanuel Reicher, Heimat und Fremde 
Jun 20
Franz von Schoenthan, Der Raub der Sabinerinnen 
Jun 27
Harriet Hubbard Ayer, beauty cream maufacturer & expert/columnist 
Jun 29
Sergei J Witte, Neth/Russ count/premier Russia 
Jun 29
John Hunn, American businessman (d. 1926) 
Jul 1
Józef Mikulski, Tredowata 
Jul 2
Maria Theresia of Austria-Este, queen of Bavaria (d. 1919) 
Jul 9
Carlotta Addison, The Blue Bird 
Jul 12
William Osler, Canada, physician/author (circulatory system) 
Jul 15
Moritz Heuzenroeder, composer 
Jul 19
F A Alphonse Aulard, French historian 
Jul 19
Ferdinand Brunetière, French writer and critic (d. 1906) 
Jul 20
Robert Anderson Van Wyck, Mayor of New York City (d. 1918) 
Jul 20
Robert A. Van Wyck, Admiral Dewey and Mayor Van Wyck Going Down Riverside Drive 
Jul 22
Emma Lazarus, New York NY, poet ("New Colossus" - on the base of Statue of Liberty) 
Jul 22
Emma Lazarus, New York: Part 6 - The City of Tomorrow 
Jul 23
Geza Zichy, composer 
Jul 26
Tatzumbia Dupea, Buffalo Bill 
Jul 27
John Hopkinson, Manchester, U.K., British physicist and electrical engineer (Hopkinson's Law) 
Jul 29
Max Nordau, Austrian author and Zionist leader (d. 1923) 
Aug 9
Mrs. O.F. Walton, A Peep Behind the Scenes 
Aug 12
Abbott Handerson Thayer, painter/naturalist 
Aug 18
Benjamin Louis Paul Godard, composer 
Aug 18
Elizabeth Baker Bohan, The Argonauts of California - 1849 
Aug 23
William Ernest Henley, British poet, critic, and editor (d. 1903) 
Aug 23
William Ernest Henley, The Captain 
Aug 27
Manuel Acuna, Mexican poet (Nocturno) 
Aug 29
Titus A J van Asch van Wijck, Dutch governor Suriname (1891-97) 
Aug 30
Joseph Mallaby Dent, Dutch publisher 
Sep 1
Elizabeth Harrison, US, educator (Natl Congress of Parents & Teachers) 
Sep 3
Sarah Orne Jewett, Maine, author (Country of the Pointed Firs) 
Sep 14
Ivan Pavlov, Russia, physiologist/pioneer in psychology (Nobel 1904) 
Sep 17
Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer 
Sep 21
Edmund Gosse, London, translator/critic (Father & Son) 
Sep 21
Maurice Barrymore, Indian-born patriarch of the Barrymore family (d. 1905) 
Sep 22
John Godden, English explorer (Curacao) 
Sep 23
Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer 
Sep 28
Dudley Allen Sargent, US, physician/educator (Harvard U gymnasium) 
Sep 29
Ladislao Joseph Philip Paul Zavrtal, composer 
Oct 1
Anne Charlotte Leffler, Sanna kvinnor 
Oct 6
Basil Zaharoff, arms dealer, "merchant of death" 
Oct 7
James Whitcomb Riley, US, poet (Raggedy Man) 
Oct 7
James Whitcomb Riley, Little Orphant Annie 
Oct 16
Arnold Krug, composer 
Oct 16
Charles Harford Lloyd, composer 
Oct 26
Ferdinand Georg Frobenius, German mathematician (d. 1917) 
Oct 28
George Hale, When a Man Loves 
Oct 30
Johan Willem, son of Dutch princess Marianne & coachman 
Nov 4
James B. Orman, Christian Endeavor Greeting 
Nov 5
Rui Barbosa, Brazil, statesman/jurist/essayist/civil liberties 
Nov 5
Rui Barbosa, Parafernália o Dia de Caça 
Nov 8
Edward Julius Biedermann, composer 
Nov 8
Digby Bell, Father and the Boys 
Nov 21
Thomas Russell Sullivan, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 
Nov 22
Friedrich von Bernhardi, German historian (Germany & the Next War) 
Nov 22
Christian Rohlfs, German artist (d. 1938) 
Nov 24
Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of childrens book (My Secret Garden) 
Nov 24
Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden 
Nov 26
Louis R. Grisel, The Holy City 
Nov 27
Józef Kotarbinski, Milosc za zycie. Symfonia ludzkosci 
Nov 28
Pál Gozsdu, Köd 
Nov 29
Ambrose Fleming, inventor (diode) 
Dec 5
Samuel H. Ashbridge, President McKinley and Mayor Ashbridge of Philadelphia 
Dec 6
August von Mackensen, German field marshal (d. 1945) 
Dec 6
August von Mackensen, Totenkopfreiter 
Dec 10
F.M. Paget,  
Dec 11
Ellen Key, Swedish theory/author/feminist (Courageous Woman) 
Dec 16
George Berrell, Uncle John's Money 
Dec 19
Henry Clay Frick, Penn, built world's largest coke & steel operation 
Dec 21
James Lane Allen, US writer (Kentucky Cardinal) 
Dec 22
Fritz Mauthner, Bohemia, German author/philosopher (skepticism) 
Dec 26
Samuel E "Sam" van Beem, actor (Fanfan la Tulipe) 
Dec 28
Herbert von Bismarck, German politician/son of Otto of Bismarck 
3
Sarah Orne Jewett, The Queen's Twin 
21
Edmund Gosse, The Lady of the Camellias 
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