Who was famous in the 19th century?
Similarly, what is the 19th century best known for?
The British Empire of the 19th century is best known for its queen, Victoria (1837-1901).
Also, what major events happened in the 19th century? Contents
- 2.1 Napoleonic Wars.
- 2.2 Latin American independence.
- 2.3 Revolutions of 1848.
- 2.4 Abolition and the American Civil War.
- 2.5 Decline of the Ottoman Empire.
- 2.6 China: Taiping Rebellion.
- 2.7 Japan: Meiji Restoration.
- 2.8 Colonialism. 2.8.1 Africa.
Accordingly, who was famous in the 1800s?
People of the Eighteenth-Century (1800-1899) Famous leaders, statesmen, scientists, philosophers and authors. Including; Louis XIV, Peter the Great, Catherine the Great, George Washington and Thomas Jefferson.
Who was famous in the 1900s?
Famous People from 1900-1910
|Thomas Edison||The inventor of the light bulb. Also did the movie “The Great Train,” in 1903.|
|Howard Taft||The successor of Roosevelt who runs for President and win against William Jennings Bryan.|
|Orville Wright||Flies 120 feet in 12 seconds in the first heavier-than-air machine.|