The date of the official foundation of the balneological resort Truskavets is considered to be 1827, when a room for the first 8 baths was built here.
Robert Brown discovered the random motion of pollen particles in solution, later called the Brownian motion
March 5 - Glibov Leonid Ivanovich, Ukrainian poet, biker
May 3 - John Henning Speak, English traveler in Africa (in 1858 he discovered Lake Tanganyika for Europeans)
August 5 - Manuel Fonseca, Brazil's first president
August 20 - Charles de Coster, Belgian writer
November 18 - Wilhelm Gauff, German storyteller. (* 1802)