Scientists to recreate 2,300 y. o brain surgery after finding evidence of successful operations
Neurosurgeons are working with anthropologists and archeologists to recreate the surgical techniques of our ancestors. This follows the discovery of two ancient skulls showing clear evidence of recove...
Scientists to recreate 2,300 y. o brain surgery after finding evidence of successful operations
Neurosurgeons are working with anthropologists and archeologists to recreate the surgical techniques of our ancestors. This follows the discovery of two ancient skulls showing clear evidence of recove...
Juan Antonio de Urbiztondo, Marquis of La Solana
Juan Antonio de Urbiztondo y Eguía (January 7, 1803, San Sebastián – April 26, 1857, Madrid) was a Spanish military and the marquis of La Solana. In 1814 he became a knight's page in the Spanish...
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Eli Smith
Eli Smith (1801–1857) was an American Protestant Missionary and scholar, born at Northford, Conn. He graduated from Yale in 1821 and from Andover Theological Seminary in 1826. He worked in Malta unt...
George Spencer-Churchill, 6th Duke of Marlborough
George Spencer-Churchill, 6th Duke of Marlborough DCL (27 December 1793 – 1 July 1857), styled Earl of Sunderland until 1817 and Marquess of Blandford between 1817 and 1840, was a British peer. The g...
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José Benito Lamas
José Benito Lamas (Montevideo, 12 January 1787 - 9 May 1857) was a Roman Catholic priest from the Banda Oriental.
He was ordained in the Franciscan Order and studied theology and philosophy. He wa...
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John D. Lee
John Doyle Lee (September 6, 1812 – March 23, 1877) was a prominent early Latter-day Saint (Mormon) who was executed for his role in the Mountain Meadows massacre.
Lee was born in Kaskaskia,...
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Zadock Thompson
Zadock Thompson (1796-1856), a famous Vermont naturalist, professor, and Episcopal priest, was born in Bridgewater, Windsor County, Vermont on 23 May 1796 and died in Burlington, Chittenden County, Ve...
Perkins King
Perkins King (January 12, 1784 – November 29, 1857) was a U.S. Representative from New York.
Born in New Marlborough, Massachusetts, King was educated locally. King moved to Greenville, New York i...
William Thornton Bate
William Thornton Bate (1820 – 29 December 1857) was a surveyor and officer in the Royal Navy.
Bate was born in 1820, the son of the Governor of Ascension Island. (According to the family tre...
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Herman Hedwig Bernard
Herman Hedwig Bernard (1785–1857) was an English Hebraist, for many years Hebrew teacher in the University of Cambridge. He died on 15 November 1857, aged 72. An apostate from Judaism, Bernard was bor...
Ren Xiong
Ren Xiong (Chinese: 任熊; pinyin: Rèn Xióng; July 19, 1823 – November 23, 1857) was a Chinese painter from Xiaoshan, Zhejiang, active during the late Qing dynasty. Ren belonged to the Shanghai s...
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Karol Kurpiński
Karol Kazimierz Kurpiński (March 6, 1785, Włoszakowice – September 18, 1857, Warsaw) was a Polish composer, conductor and pedagogue.Karol began his studies under his father, Marcin Kurp...
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Jonathan Titus
Jonathon Titus was born May 27, 1772 and is considered to be the founder of Titusville, Pennsylvania, United States.Jonathon Titus was born near Frankstown in Blair County, Pennsylvania. The area sur...
Henry Lascelles, 3rd Earl of Harewood
Henry Lascelles, 3rd Earl of Harewood DL (11 June 1797 – 22 February 1857), known as Viscount Lascelles from 1839 to 1841, was a British peer and Member of Parliament.
Lascelles was born in 1797. ...
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Edward Francis Finden
Edward Francis Finden (1791–1857) was an English engraver.
Finden was the younger brother, fellow-pupil, and coadjutor of William Finden, and shared his successes and fortunes.
Jacob Niclas Ahlström
Jacob Niclas Ahlström (5 June 1805 in Visby, Gotland – 14 May 1857 in Stockholm) was a Swedish Kapellmeister and composer.Beginning his studies at Uppsala University in 1824, Ahlström dropped ou...
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Charles Blomfield
Charles James Blomfield (29 May 1786 – 5 August 1857) was a British divine, and a Church of England bishop for 32 years.
Blomfield was born in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk and educated at the local gr...
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Lewis Eaton
Lewis Eaton (February 17, 1790 Duanesburg, Schenectady County, New York -- August 22, 1857 Buffalo, Erie County, New York) was a United States Congressman from New York.
Eaton became a farmer, als...
Samuel Tuke (reformer)
Samuel Tuke (31 July 1784–14 October 1857) was a Quaker philanthropist and mental-health reformer. He was born in York, England.He greatly advanced the cause of the amelioration of the condition of th...
Edward Rogers (representative)
Edward Rogers (May 30, 1787 – May 29, 1857) was a U.S. Representative from New York.Born in Cornwall, Connecticut, Rogers completed preparatory studies and was graduated from Williams College, William...
Lot Whitcomb
Lot Whitcomb (April 24, 1807 – March 31, 1857) was a mid-19th-century entrepreneur who built the first steamship on the Willamette River in the U.S. state of Oregon. Born in Vermont, he moved to Michi...
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Patrick Doyle (businessman)
Patrick Doyle (1777 – June 4, 1857) was born lived and died in Newfoundland. During his lifetime he was active in a number of areas involving commerce and politics. His first career was as a sea capta...
Elizabeth Wynne Fremantle
Elizabeth Wynne Fremantle (born 19 April 1778 at Falkingham, now Folkingham, Lincolnshire, died 2 November 1857 in or near Nice, France) was the main author of the extensive Wynne Diaries and wife of ...
Duncan Home
Duncan Charles Home VC (10 June 1828 – 1 October 1857) was a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be a...
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John Baptista Ashe (representative)
John Baptista Ashe (1810–1857), born in Beaufort, North Carolina, was an American lawyer and the nephew of the Revolutionary War John Baptista Ashe, who served as a U.S. Congressman for Tennessee for ...
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Emilie Zumsteeg
Emilie Zumsteeg (December 9, 1796 – August 1, 1857) was a German choir conductor, songwriter, composer, and pianist.She was born and died in Stuttgart. Her father was composer Johann Rudolf Zu...
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Edmund Meredith Shackelford
Edmund Meredith Shackelford (September 26, 1786 – March 1, 1857) was an American brigadier general.
Shackelford was born in Hancock County, Georgia, on September 26, 1786. He was one of ten child...
Konstantine Dadeshkeliani
Konstantine (Murzakan) Dadeshkeliani (Georgian: კონსტანტინე (მურზაყან) ციოყის ძე დადიშქელიანი, born 1826– died 1857) was the last prince (mtavari) of the western Georgian mountainous region of Svaneti...
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Henry Havelock
Major General Sir Henry Havelock KCB (5 April 1795 – 24 November 1857) was a British general who is particularly associated with India and his recapture of Cawnpore from rebels during the Indian Rebel...
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