The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1873

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873 - 1943)

Russian composer, pianist, and conductor
Willa Cather

Willa Cather (1873 - 1947)

American author
Leon Czolgosz

Leon Czolgosz (1873 - 1901)

Steel worker and assassin of U.S. President William McKinley
Al Smith

Al Smith (1873 - 1944)

American politician, 42nd Governor of New York
Colette

Colette (1873 - 1954)

French author
Francisco I. Madero

Francisco I. Madero (1873 - 1913)

Mexican politician, 33rd President of Mexico
Lee De Forest

Lee De Forest (1873 - 1961)

American inventor, invented the Audion tube
W. C. Handy

W. C. Handy (1873 - 1958)

American composer
Alfred Jarry

Alfred Jarry (1873 - 1907)

French playwright
Alexis Carrel

Alexis Carrel (1873 - 1944)

French surgeon and biologist
Eliel Saarinen

Eliel Saarinen (1873 - 1950)

Finnish-American architect
John Mcgraw

John Mcgraw (1873 - 1934)

American baseball player, manager
Otto Harbach

Otto Harbach (1873 - 1963)

Lyricist, librettist
Thomas Crean

Thomas Crean (1873 - 1923)

Recipient of the Victoria Cross
Harry A. Millis

Harry A. Millis (1873 - 1948)

Economist; government employee