The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous people born in 1840
Émile Zola

Émile Zola (1840 - 1902)

French novelist and critic
Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin (1840 - 1917)

French sculptor
Alfred Thayer Mahan

Alfred Thayer Mahan (1840 - 1914)

American captain and historian
Thomas Nast

Thomas Nast (1840 - 1902)

German-American cartoonist
Father Damien

Father Damien (1840 - 1889)

Flemish missionary and priest
Hiram Maxim

Hiram Maxim (1840 - 1916)

American-born inventor
Fanny Stevenson

Fanny Stevenson (1840 - 1914)

Wife of Robert Louis Stevenson