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Famous Birthdays In August - 17

Tuesday, 19 January 2021

1473  Richard, Duke of York (d. 1483?) was born on this day in history.  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  Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1601  Pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20] was born on August - 17.  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  On August - 17 birth of nicola Antonio Porpora, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1720  On August - 17 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 this day in history.  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1779  Franz de Paula Roser, composer was born on August - 17.  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 this day in history.  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  On this day in history 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 August - 17 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  On August - 17 birth of peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata)  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 August - 17 birth of thijs [Matthijs] Maris, Dutch painter/etcher  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1840  Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer (Irish Land League) was born on this day in history.  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 August - 17 birth of menelik II, King of Ethiopia (1896-1913)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1851  On August - 17 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  Gene Stratton-Porter, American author and naturalist (d. 1924) was born on August - 17.  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  Frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1873  John A. Sampson, American gynecologist (d. 1946) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1876  On August - 17 birth of eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1876  On this day in history birth of henri G Winkelman, Dutch general/supreme commander/navy 1940  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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0754  On this day in history karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39  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 August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1464  Nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies on August - 17.  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  On this day in history 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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