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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

Friday, 19 August 2022

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

1629  On August - 17 birth of king John III of Poland (d. 1696)  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  Charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1753  Josef Dobrovský, Czech linguist (d. 1828) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1775  On this day in history birth of philippe Libon, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1779  On August - 17 birth of franz de Paula Roser, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1794  On August - 17 birth of prince Alexander of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfürst, German priest (d. 1849)  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  Joseph baron Kervyn de Lettenhove, Belgian Internal minister (1870-71) was born on August - 17.  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  George William Warren, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1828  Jules Bernard Luys, French neurologist (d. 1897) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1834  On August - 17 birth of peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1839  Hubert Platt Main, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1839  On August - 17 birth of thijs [Matthijs] Maris, Dutch painter/etcher  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1840  On this day in history birth of wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer (Irish Land League)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1841  Luis NF Varela, Brazilian romantic poet was born on this day in history.  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 this day in history 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 August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1870  On August - 17 birth of frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1873  John A. Sampson, American gynecologist (d. 1946) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1876  On this day in history birth of eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1876  Henri G Winkelman, Dutch general/supreme commander/navy 1940 was born on August - 17.  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  Death of Emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243) on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1464  On August - 17 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1553  On this day in history charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1635  On this day in history francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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