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Famous Birthdays In February - 17

Saturday, 21 January 2017

1444  Rudolf Agricola, [Roelof Huysman], Dutch humanist/organist was born on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1490  On February - 17 birth of charles de Bourbon, officer/governor (Lombardy)  Click To Search About This In Google

1519  Francis, Duke of Guise, French soldier and politician (d. 1563) was born on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1581  On this day in history birth of fausto Poli, Italian Catholic priest (d. 1653)  Click To Search About This In Google

1583  J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist was born on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1646  Pierre Le Pesant, sieur de Boisguilbert, French economist (d. 1714) was born on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1653  On this day in history birth of arcangelo Corelli, Fusignano Italy, violinist/comp (Concerto Grossi)  Click To Search About This In Google

1667  Georg Bronner, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1675  On this day in history birth of johann Melchior Conradi, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1696  On this day in history birth of baron Ernst Gottlieb, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

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1697  On February - 17 birth of louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1699  On this day in history birth of hans Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorff, German architect (Sanssouci)  Click To Search About This In Google

1718  On this day in history birth of matthew Tilghman, American Continental Congressman (d. 1790)  Click To Search About This In Google

1723  Tobias Mayer, "method of lunars" for longitude determination was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1740  On this day in history birth of horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist  Click To Search About This In Google

1747  Narciso Casanovas, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1752  On February - 17 birth of friedrich M Klinger, German playwright (Wirrwarr)  Click To Search About This In Google

1754  On February - 17 birth of jan Jachym Kopriva, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1754  On this day in history birth of nicolas Baudin, French explorer (d. 1803)  Click To Search About This In Google

1758  John Pinkerton, Scottish historian was born on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1774  On February - 17 birth of raphaelle Peale, US, painter (After the Rain-1823)  Click To Search About This In Google

1781  René-Theophile-Hyacinthe Lannec, France, inventor (stethoscope) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1796  On February - 17 birth of giovanni Pacini, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1796  On February - 17 birth of philipp Franz von Siebold, German physician (d. 1866)  Click To Search About This In Google

1804  Samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883 was born on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1816  Friedrich Wilhelm Markull, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1816  On this day in history birth of haller Nutt, Southern Plantation owner (d. 1864)  Click To Search About This In Google

1820  On this day in history birth of henri Vieuxtemps, Verviers Belgium, composer/teacher (Brussels Cons)  Click To Search About This In Google

1820  Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau, Catholic cardinal (d. 1898) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1821  Lola Montez, Irish dancer (d. 1861) was born on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1824  William Farrar "Baldy" Smith, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1903 was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1831  Francisco Salvador Daniel, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1836  Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer, Spanish poet (d. 1870) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1837  On February - 17 birth of francis Jay Herron, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1902  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In February - 17

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0364  Flavius Jovianus, Christian emperor of Rome (363-64), dies at about 32 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

0440  Death of Mesrop Mashtots on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

0956  Hugo the Great, earl of Paris/duke of Francia, dies at about 55 on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1339  Death of Otto, Duke of Austria (b. 1301) on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1371  Death of Ivan Alexander of Bulgaria on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1596  Death of Friedrich Sylburg, German classical scholar (b. 1536) on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1600  Death of Giordano Bruno, advocate of Copernican theory, burned at stake on February - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1609  On this day in history death of ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1549)  Click To Search About This In Google

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