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Death year 1872

Théophile Gautier Facts

Pierre Jules Théophile Gautier (30 August 1811 – 23 October 1872) was a French poet, dramatist, novelist, journalist, and art and literary critic.

Amy and Isaac Post Facts

Isaac Post, were radical Hicksite Quakers from Rochester, New York, involved in the struggles for abolitionism and women’s rights. Among the first believers in Spiritualism, they helped to associate the young religious movement with the political ide

Peter Cartwright Facts

Peter Cartwright (September 1, 1785 – September 25, 1872) was an American Methodist revivalist in the Midwest, as well as twice an elected legislator in Illinois. Cartwright, a Methodist missionary, helped start the Second Great Awakening, personal

Jean Marie Beurel Facts

Jean-Marie Beurel was born on 5 February 1813 at Plouguenast, in Lower Brittany, France. He was assigned to the Mission of Siam by the Missions Étrangères de Paris and arrived in Singapore on 29 October 1839 at the age of 26. He was responsible for

Princess Sophie of Bavaria Facts

Sophie, Princess of Bavaria (Sophie Friederike Dorothee Wilhelmine; 27 January 1805 – 28 May 1872) was born to King Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria and his second wife Caroline of Baden. She was the identical twin sister of Princess Maria Anna of Ba

Philippe Viard Facts

Philippe Joseph Viard (11 October 1809, Lyon, France – 2 June 1872) was the first Roman Catholic Bishop of Wellington, New Zealand.

Dimitrija Demeter Facts

Dimitrios Dimitriou sometimes spelled Dimitrija Demeter or Dimitrije Demeter; 21 July 1811 – 24 June 1872) was a Greek Croatian poet, dramatist, short story writer and literary critic. One of the most learned people of his time, he played a major r

Osborne Perry Anderson Facts

Osborne Perry Anderson (1830–1872) was an African-American abolitionist and the only surviving African-American member of John Brown’s raid on Harpers Ferry, and later a soldier in the Union army of the American Civil War.Early life In 1830 Anderso

Princess Feodora of Hohenlohe Langenburg Facts

Princess Feodora Victoria Adelaide of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (7 July 1839 – 10 February 1872) was a daughter of Ernst I, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg and Princess Feodora of Leiningen. By her marriage to Georg of Saxe-Meiningen, she would become Du

William Wall Facts

William WallU.S. representativeWilliam Wall was a U.S. Representative from New York during the American Civil War. WikipediaBorn: March 20, 1800, Philadelphia, PADied: April 20, 1872, Brooklyn, New York City, NY

Princess Amalia of Saxe Weimar Eisenach Facts

Amalia Maria da Gloria Augusta (Ghent, 20 March 1830 — Walferdange, Luxembourg, 1 May 1872), Princess of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, was the first wife of Prince Henry of the Netherlands, son of king William II of the Netherlands.

Louisa Atkinson Facts

Caroline Louisa Waring Atkinson (best known as Louisa Atkinson) (25 February 1834 – 28 April 1872) was an early Australian writer, botanist and illustrator. While she was well known for her fiction during her lifetime, her long-term significance re