Birth Date between 1791-01-01 and 1791-12-31 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)

15 names.

1. Théodore Géricault

Actor | Romantic Versus Classical Art

Théodore Géricault was born on September 26, 1791 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France as Jéan-Louis-André-Théodore Géricault. He was an actor, known for Romantic Versus Classical Art (1973). He died on January 26, 1824 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.

5. Anne Lister

Writer | Gentleman Jack

Her diary, which she began at age 15, totaled 27 volumes. The portions concerning her personal life were written in a code that she created; the code was cracked after her death by one of her relatives, who then hid the diary. Helena Whitbread discovered the diaries and re-coded them, revealing ...

7. Carl Czerny

Music Department | The Turning Point

Carl (Karl) Czerny was born on 20th of February, 1791, in Vienna, Austria. He studied piano with his father, Wenzel Czerny, and later took lessons from Antonio Salieri and Ludwig van Beethoven. Beethoven was so impressed with Czerny's playing that he offered to teach him several times a week for ...

10. Eugène Scribe

Soundtrack | Jane Eyre

Augustin Eugene Scribe was the first-- and certainly the most prolific-- French dramatist/librettist of the European popular theatre. He was born in Paris on Christmas eve 1791 to a prosperous silk merchant, who was determined for his son to pursue a career in law. Scribe's interests were drawn to ...

13. Michael Faraday

Michael Faraday was an English scientist who contributed to the study of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His main discoveries include the principles underlying electromagnetic induction, diamagnetism and electrolysis.

Although Faraday received little formal education, he was one of the most ...

14. James Buchanan

James Buchanan was born on April 23, 1791 in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania, USA. He died on June 1, 1868 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

15 names.

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