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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

Monday, 20 January 2020

1473  On this day in history birth of richard, Duke of York (d. 1483?)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1578  Francesco Albani, Italian painter (d. 1660) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  On this day in history birth of johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  Pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20] was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1629  King John III of Poland (d. 1696) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1686  Nicola Antonio Porpora, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  On August - 17 birth of charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1753  On this day in history birth of josef Dobrovský, Czech linguist (d. 1828)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1768  Louis Charles Antoine Desaix, French general (d. 1800) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1775  On this day in history birth of philippe Libon, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1779  Franz de Paula Roser, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  Davy Crockett, US, frontiersman/adventurer/politician (Alamo) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, mother of Queen Victoria (d. 1861) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1794  Prince Alexander of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfürst, German priest (d. 1849) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1811  On this day in history birth of johannes H Scholten, Dutch theologist (Free Will)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1817  On this day in history birth of joseph baron Kervyn de Lettenhove, Belgian Internal minister (1870-71)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  On this day in history birth of james Henry Van Alen, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  On this day in history birth of george William Warren, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  On August - 17 birth of jules Bernard Luys, French neurologist (d. 1897)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1834  Peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  Hubert Platt Main, composer was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  On this day in history birth of thijs [Matthijs] Maris, Dutch painter/etcher  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer (Irish Land League) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1841  Luis NF Varela, Brazilian romantic poet was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1844  On August - 17 birth of menelik II, King of Ethiopia (1896-1913)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1851  Henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1856  On August - 17 birth of violet Paget, [Vernon Lee], British author (Satan the master)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On this day in history birth of gene Stratton-Porter, American author and naturalist (d. 1924)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On August - 17 birth of mir Mahboob Ali Khan, 6th Nizam of Hyderabad (d. 1911)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On August - 17 birth of julia Marlowe, English actress (d. 1950)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  Frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  On this day in history birth of john A. Sampson, American gynecologist (d. 1946)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  Eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  On this day in history birth of henri G Winkelman, Dutch general/supreme commander/navy 1940  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 17

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0754  On August - 17 karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1153  Death of Eustace IV of Boulogne, son of Stephen of England (b. 1130) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1304  On August - 17 death of emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  On August - 17 nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1510  Death of Edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1536  On this day in history death of pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  On August - 17 charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  Francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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