People Born in 1833
The Top Ten
1 Alfred Nobel Alfred Bernhard Nobel was a Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, and philanthropist. He held 355 different patents, dynamite being the most famous. He owned Bofors, which he redirected from its previous role as primarily an iron and steel producer to a major manufacturer of cannon and other armaments.
The story of why he created the Nobel prize is definitely interesting.
2 Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms was a German composer, pianist and conductor of the Romantic period. Born in Hamburg into a Lutheran family, he spent much of his professional life in Vienna.
3 Jonas Lie
4 Carlos Finlay
5 Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge
6 Benjamin Harrison Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States; he was the grandson of the ninth President, William Henry Harrison.
7 Eugene W. Hilgard
8 Eliza Ann Otis
9 Auguste Schmidt
10 Eliza Lynch
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