The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous people born in 1856
Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla (1856 - 1943)

Serbian-American inventor and electrical engineer
Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud (1856 - 1939)

Austrian psychiatrist
Woodrow Wilson

Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924)

American politician
L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum (1856 - 1919)

American author
Frederick Winslow Taylor

Frederick Winslow Taylor (1856 - 1915)

American engineer, efficiency expert and golfer
J. J. Thomson

J. J. Thomson (1856 - 1940)

English physicist
Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Bal Gangadhar Tilak (1856 - 1920)

Indian lawyer and social reformer
Louis Sullivan

Louis Sullivan (1856 - 1924)

American architect
Robert Peary

Robert Peary (1856 - 1920)

American explorer
Granville Woods

Granville Woods (1856 - 1910)

American inventor
Pud Galvin

Pud Galvin (1856 - 1902)

American baseball player