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Famous Birthdays In May - 17

Friday, 21 February 2020

1155  On May - 17 birth of jien, Japanese poet and historian (d. 1225)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1443  On May - 17 birth of edmund, Earl of Rutland, brother of Kings Edward IV of England and Richard III of England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1444  On May - 17 birth of sandro Botticelli, Italian painter (Birth of Venus)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1451  On May - 17 birth of engelbert II, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg-Dietz/viceroy of Luxembourg  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1490  Albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1551  Martinus A del Rio, Spanish/South Neth lawyer/historian/theologist was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1551  On this day in history birth of martin Delrio, Flemish theologian and occultist (d. 1601)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1568  Christoph Thomas Walliser, composer was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1576  Ferdinand van Apshoven, the Older, Flemish painter, baptized was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  Archduke Ferdinand Charles of Austria, Regent of the Tyrol (d. 1662) was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1682  On this day in history birth of bartholomew Roberts, Welsh pirate (d. 1722)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1691  Antoine Court, French reformed theologist was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1706  On this day in history birth of andreas Felix von Oefele, German historian and librarian (d. 1780)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1718  Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness, English diplomat and politician (d. 1778) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1732  On this day in history birth of francesco Pasquale Ricci, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1741  On May - 17 birth of john Penn, US attorney (signed Declaration of Independence) [OS=May 6]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1743  Seth Warner, American revolutionary leader (d. 1784) was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1749  Edward Jenner, England, physician, discovered vaccination was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1758  John St Aubyn, British fossil collector (d. 1839) was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1768  On May - 17 birth of caroline, Brunswick, Queen Consort of King George IV  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1768  Henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, English general (d. 1854) was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1794  Anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1796  Martinus J Niewindt, bishop of Curacao (christen slaves) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1800  On this day in history birth of carl Friedrich Zollner, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1803  Robert Smith Surtees, novelist was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1804  On May - 17 birth of ottho G Heldring, Dutch vicar/reformer (Heldring Institutions)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1808  On this day in history birth of charles-Louis-Adolphe Vogel, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1812  On this day in history birth of joseph Warren Revere, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1880  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  On this day in history birth of johann Nepomuk Kafka, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1821  On this day in history birth of sebastian Kneipp, German naturopathist (d. 1897)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1823  Charlotte Helen Sainton-Dolby, contralto/composer was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  Joseph Norman Lockyer, discoverer (Helium)/founder (Nature magazine) was born on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  On May - 17 birth of virginie Loveling, Belgian writer and poet (d. 1923)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1844  On this day in history birth of julius Wellhausen, German biblical scholar (d. 1918)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In May - 17

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1050  On May - 17 guido van Arezzo, Italian music theorist, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1189  On this day in history death of minamoto no Yoshitsune, Japanese general (b. 1159)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1336  Death of Emperor Go-Fushimi of Japan (b. 1288) on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1365  On May - 17 death of louis VI the Roman, Duke of Bavaria and Elector of Brandenburg (b. 1328)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1395  On this day in history death of constantine Dragas, Serbian ruler of a semi-independent realm  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  On May - 17 death of thomas de Ros, 10th Baron de Ros, English politician (executed) (b. 1427)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1510  On May - 17 alessandro di Botticelli, painter (Birth of Venus), dies at about 65  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  Death of Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham, English politician (b. 1478) on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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