The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous people born in 1809
Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

American Politician, 16th President of the United States
Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (1809 - 1849)

American author and poet
Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin (1809 - 1882)

English scientist and theorist
Felix Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847)

German pianist, composer, and conductor
Kit Carson

Kit Carson (1809 - 1868)

American soldier
Louis Braille

Louis Braille (1809 - 1852)

French educator, invented Braille
Albert Pike

Albert Pike (1809 - 1891)

Confederate Army general
Hannibal Hamlin

Hannibal Hamlin (1809 - 1891)

American politician, 15th Vice President of the United States
Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick (1809 - 1883)

American businessman, co-founded International Harvester
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon (1809 - 1865)

French politician, philosopher, and economist
Mariano José de Larra

Mariano José de Larra (1809 - 1837)

Spanish journalist and writer