September 1815 in history

Top 7 most famous people born in September 1815

Sep 7 John McDouall Stuart a Scottish explorer and one of the most accomplished of all Australia's inland explorers.
Sep 7 Howell Cobb an American political figure. A Southern Democrat, Cobb was a five-term member of the United States House of Representatives and Speaker of the House from 1849 to 1851. He also served as a Secretary of Treasury under President James Buchanan and the 40th Governor of Georgia
Sep 8 Giuseppina Strepponi a nineteenth-century Italian operatic soprano of great renown and the second wife of composer Giuseppe Verdi.
Sep 12 Louis René Tulasne Étienne Tulasne, a.k.a. Edmond Tulasne was a French botanist and mycologist born in Azay-le-Rideau
Sep 15 Halfdan Kjerulf a Norwegian composer.
Sep 21 Paul Rudolf von Bilguer a German chess master and chess theoretician from Ludwigslust in the Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.
Sep 29 Andreas Achenbach a German landscape painter, associated with the Düsseldorf school of painting.

Died in September 1815

Sep 9 John Singleton Copley an American painter, active in both colonial America and England. He was probably born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Richard and Mary Singleton Copley, both Anglo-Irish. He is famous for his portrait paintings of important figures in colonial New England, depicting in particular middle-class subjects. His paintings were innovative in their tendency to depict artifacts relating to these individuals' lives
Sep 13 Mihály Gáber a Slovene Roman Catholic priest, writer and the best friend of Miklós Küzmics. Küzmics was the standardizator of the Hungarian Slovene language, in this work Gáber also helped
Sep 15 Richard Bassett (politician) considered one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A member of the Federalist Party, he served in the Delaware General Assembly, as Governor of Delaware, and as U.S. Senator from Delaware. He holds the Senate Rank of 1, as the most senior United States Senator during the First Congress of the United States
Sep 20 Nicolas Desmarest a French geologist and contributor to the Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers.