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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

Tuesday, 19 October 2021

1473  Richard, Duke of York (d. 1483?) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1578  On August - 17 birth of francesco Albani, Italian painter (d. 1660)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1601  On this day in history birth of pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20]  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1629  King John III of Poland (d. 1696) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1686  Nicola Antonio Porpora, composer was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1720  On this day in history birth of charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1753  Josef Dobrovský, Czech linguist (d. 1828) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1768  On August - 17 birth of louis Charles Antoine Desaix, French general (d. 1800)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1775  Philippe Libon, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1779  On this day in history birth of franz de Paula Roser, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1786  On August - 17 birth of davy Crockett, US, frontiersman/adventurer/politician (Alamo)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1786  On August - 17 birth of princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, mother of Queen Victoria (d. 1861)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1817  On August - 17 birth of joseph baron Kervyn de Lettenhove, Belgian Internal minister (1870-71)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1819  On August - 17 birth of james Henry Van Alen, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1828  Jules Bernard Luys, French neurologist (d. 1897) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1834  Peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1839  On August - 17 birth of hubert Platt Main, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1840  On August - 17 birth of wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer (Irish Land League)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1841  On this day in history birth of luis NF Varela, Brazilian romantic poet  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1844  On this day in history birth of menelik II, King of Ethiopia (1896-1913)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1851  On this day in history birth of henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1856  On this day in history birth of violet Paget, [Vernon Lee], British author (Satan the master)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1863  On August - 17 birth of gene Stratton-Porter, American author and naturalist (d. 1924)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1866  Julia Marlowe, English actress (d. 1950) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1870  On this day in history birth of frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1876  Eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1876  On August - 17 birth of henri G Winkelman, Dutch general/supreme commander/navy 1940  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Deaths In August - 17

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0754  On this day in history karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1153  On August - 17 death of eustace IV of Boulogne, son of Stephen of England (b. 1130)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1304  On this day in history death of emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1464  On this day in history nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1510  On this day in history death of edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1536  Death of Pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1553  On August - 17 charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1635  On August - 17 francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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