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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

Saturday, 31 July 2021

1473  On August - 17 birth of richard, Duke of York (d. 1483?)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1586  On August - 17 birth of johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1601  On August - 17 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1686  On August - 17 birth of nicola Antonio Porpora, composer  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  On August - 17 birth of josef Dobrovský, Czech linguist (d. 1828)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1768  Louis Charles Antoine Desaix, French general (d. 1800) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1775  Philippe Libon, composer was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1779  Franz de Paula Roser, composer was born on this day in history.  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  On this day in history birth of princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, mother of Queen Victoria (d. 1861)  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  Johannes H Scholten, Dutch theologist (Free Will) was born on this day in history.  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 this day in history 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  On this day in history birth of jules Bernard Luys, French neurologist (d. 1897)  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 this day in history birth of hubert Platt Main, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1839  Thijs [Matthijs] Maris, Dutch painter/etcher was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1840  Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer (Irish Land League) was born on August - 17.  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  Violet Paget, [Vernon Lee], British author (Satan the master) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1863  Gene Stratton-Porter, American author and naturalist (d. 1924) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1866  On this day in history birth of julia Marlowe, English actress (d. 1950)  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 August - 17 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1876  Henri G Winkelman, Dutch general/supreme commander/navy 1940 was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Deaths In August - 17

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0754  Karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39 on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

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

1510  Death of Edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1536  On August - 17 death of pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight  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  Francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48 on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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