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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

Saturday, 20 July 2019

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

1578  On this day in history birth of francesco Albani, Italian painter (d. 1660)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  Pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20] was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1629  On August - 17 birth of king John III of Poland (d. 1696)  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  On August - 17 birth of louis Charles Antoine Desaix, French general (d. 1800)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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1779  On August - 17 birth of franz de Paula Roser, composer  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 this day in history.  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 August - 17 birth of johannes H Scholten, Dutch theologist (Free Will)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1817  On August - 17 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  George William Warren, composer was born on this day in history.  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  On August - 17 birth of hubert Platt Main, composer  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 August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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

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

1863  Gene Stratton-Porter, American author and naturalist (d. 1924) was born on August - 17.  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  Julia Marlowe, English actress (d. 1950) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  On this day in history birth of frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine  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  On this day in history birth of eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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Famous Deaths In August - 17

Famous People Died On This Day In History

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

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

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

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

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

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

1553  Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies on August - 17.  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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