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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

Wednesday, 20 November 2019

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

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

1586  Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  On this day in history birth of pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20]  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 this day in history birth of charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1768  On this day in history birth of louis Charles Antoine Desaix, French general (d. 1800)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1775  On August - 17 birth of philippe Libon, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1786  On this day in history birth of davy Crockett, US, frontiersman/adventurer/politician (Alamo)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  On this day in history birth of princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, mother of Queen Victoria (d. 1861)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1811  Johannes H Scholten, Dutch theologist (Free Will) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1817  Joseph baron Kervyn de Lettenhove, Belgian Internal minister (1870-71) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  James Henry Van Alen, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886 was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  On August - 17 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  On this day in history birth of peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  Hubert Platt Main, composer was born on this day in history.  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  On August - 17 birth of wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer (Irish Land League)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1841  Luis NF Varela, Brazilian romantic poet was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1844  Menelik II, King of Ethiopia (1896-1913) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1856  Violet Paget, [Vernon Lee], British author (Satan the master) was born on this day in history.  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  Mir Mahboob Ali Khan, 6th Nizam of Hyderabad (d. 1911) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  Julia Marlowe, English actress (d. 1950) was born on August - 17.  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  John A. Sampson, American gynecologist (d. 1946) was born on August - 17.  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  On August - 17 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  On August - 17 death of eustace IV of Boulogne, son of Stephen of England (b. 1130)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1304  On this day in history 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 August - 17 death of pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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