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Alfred Charles Hobbs (1812 - 1891)

Alfred Charles Hobbs (October 7, 1812 – November 6, 1891) was an American locksmith. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1812; his father was a carpenter. He married Charlotte F. Nye (1815...

8/1/2013 8/1/2013

Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke, 1st Baronet (18 February 1810 – 10 May 1869), was an English art patron, horticulturalist and Whig politician. He is best remembered as one of the chief promoters ...

8/1/2013 8/1/2013

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson MP (1809 - 1892)

"Alfred", "Lord Tennyson"

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom and is one of the most popular English poets. Much of his verse was based on classi...

6/16/2007 8/1/2013

Lewis Carroll MP 100 (1832 - 1898)

"LEWIS CARROLL who wrote ALICE IN WONDERLAND"

Lewis Carroll Society " Lewis Carroll ", Westminster Abbey Charles Lutwidge Dodgson ( 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by the pseudonym Lewis Carroll , was an English a...

8/22/2009 8/1/2013

Charlotte Brontë MP (1816 - 1855)

Brontë family (From Wikipedia) The Brontës were a 19th century literary family associated with Haworth in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England. The sisters, Charlotte (born 21 April 18...

11/27/2007 8/1/2013

Mathew B. Brady, Father of Photojournalism MP (c.1822 - 1896)

"Father of Photojournalism"

"My greatest aim has been to advance the art of photography and to make it what I think I have, a great and truthful medium of history." - Mathew B. Brady Mathew B. Brady (ca. 1822 – January...

4/22/2013 8/1/2013

Conrad Christian Hornung MP (1802 - 1873)

Kilde: Wikipeida: www.wikipeida.dk: Conrad Christian Hornung: C.C. Hornung Conrad Christian Hornung (1. juli 1802 i Skælskør – 11. januar 1873 i København) var en dansk ...

1/15/2011 10/6/2012

George Eliot MP (1819 - 1880)

"George Eliot", "George Elliott", "Marian Evans", "Mary Anne Evans", "Marry Ann Evans"

Mary Anne (Mary Ann, Marian) Evans (22 November 1819 – 22 December 1880), better known by her pen name George Eliot , was an English novelist, journalist and translator, and one of the leading w...

6/5/2011 6/27/2011

Frederick Bakewell MP (1800 - 1869)

Frederick Collier Bakewell From Wikipedia (29 September 1800 – 26 September 1869) was an English physicist who improved on the concept of the facsimile machine introduced by Alexander Bain...

5/21/2011 5/21/2011

Isambard Kingdom Brunel MP (1806 - 1859)

Isambard Kingdom Brunel, FRS From Wikipaedia: (9 April 1806 – 15 September 1859), was a leading British civil engineer, famed for his bridges and dockyards, and especially for the construc...

5/20/2011 5/20/2011

Sir Charles Fox MP (1810 - 1874)

Sir Charles Fox From Wikipaedia (11 March 1810, Derby, United Kingdom – 11 June 1874) was an English civil engineer and contractor. His work focused on railways, railway stations and bridges...

5/20/2011 5/20/2011

Joseph Paxton MP (1803 - 1865)

Sir Joseph Paxton (3 August 1803 – 8 June 1865) was an English gardener and architect, best known for designing The Crystal Palace. Wife: Sarah Brown Child: Rosa Paxton Paxton was born in ...

10/15/2008 5/20/2011

Albert, Prince Consort MP (1819 - 1861)

"Albert Wettin", "Bertie"

"Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Francis Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel; later The Prince Consort; 26 August 1819 – 14 December 1861) was the husband of Queen Victoria of the United Ki...

4/20/2007 5/19/2011

Col. Samuel Colt MP (1814 - 1862)

"Colt's Manufacturing Company"

Samuel Colt (July 19, 1814 – January 10, 1862) was an American inventor and industrialist. He was the founder of Colt's Patent Fire-Arms Manufacturing Company (now known as Colt's Manufacturin...

10/14/2008 5/19/2011

Charles Robert Darwin MP (1809 - 1882)

Charles Robert Darwin From Wikipedia FRS (12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882) was an English naturalist.[I] He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancesto...

11/19/2008 5/19/2011

Sir Henry Cole (Felix Summerly) MP (1808 - 1882)

"pseudonym: Felix Summerly"

Sir Henry Cole From Wikipedia (15 July 1808 – 18 April 1882) was an English civil servant and inventor who facilitated many innovations in commerce and education in 19th century Britain. C...

5/19/2011 5/19/2011