August 1829 in history

Top 7 most famous people born in August 1829

Aug 2 Felix Philipp Kanitz an Austro-Hungarian naturalist, geographer, ethnographer, archaeologist and author of travel notes.
Aug 3 Laurence Oliphant (author) a British author, traveller, diplomat and Christian mystic. He is best known for his satirical novel Piccadilly. Oliphant was Member of Parliament for Stirling Burghs
Aug 8 Lucien-Anatole Prévost-Paradol a French journalist and essayist.
Aug 13 Ivan Sechenov a Russian physiologist, named by Ivan Pavlov as "The Father of Russian physiology". Sechenov authored the classic Reflexes of the Brain introducing electrophysiology and neurophysiology into laboratories and teaching of medicine
Aug 13 Gustav Flor a Baltic German zoologist from Livonia.
Aug 19 Edward Moran an American artist of maritime paintings. He is arguably most famous for his series of 13 historical paintings of United States marine history
Aug 23 Moritz Cantor a German historian of mathematics. He is not to be confused with the renowned German mathematician and contemporary Georg Cantor