Famous People Born in 1775

  • Jan 20 André-Marie Ampère, French physicist (d. 1836)
  • Jan 21 Manuel Garcia, composer

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Jan 27 Friedrich von Schelling, Germany, philosopher (Views on Christianity)

  • Jan 27 Manuel del Popolo Vicente Rodriguez Garcia, Spanish tenor/composer
  • Jan 30 Walter Savage Landor, Warwick, critic/writer (Imaginary Conversation)
  • Feb 5 Margaretha J de Neufville, author (Small Pligten)
  • Feb 9 Farkas/Wolfgang Bolyai, Hungary, mathematician (parallel axiom)
  • Feb 10 Charles Lamb, critic/poet/essayist, born in London, England
  • Feb 12 Louise Adams, US 1st lady (1825-1829), born in London (d. 1852)
  • Feb 18 Thomas Girtin, artist/watercolorist, born in London, England
  • Apr 7 Francis C Lowell, founded 1st raw cotton-to-cloth textile mill
  • Apr 8 Adam A earl von Neipperg, Austrian general/Napoleon's wife Marie lover
  • Apr 11 Charles-Francois Dumonchau, composer
  • Apr 21 Alexander Anderson, US, engraver/illustrator (Shakespeare)
  • Apr 22 Georg Hermes, German philosopher/theologist (Hermenianen)
  • Apr 23 Joseph Mallord Turner, England, landscape painter (Shipwreck)
  • May 1 Jacob-Joseph-Balthasar Martinn, composer
  • May 10 Robert Gray, Sea Captain (d. 1806)
  • May 21 Lucien Bonaparte, prince of Canino/Musignano
  • Jun 12 Karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (d. 1851)
  • Jun 13 Antoni Radziwiłł, Polish-Lithuanian politician and musician (d. 1833)
  • Jul 5 William Crotch, composer
  • Jul 9 Matthew Lewis, English novelist (d. 1818)
  • Jul 17 August Harder, composer
  • Jul 23 Francois-Eugene Vidocq, French criminal and police detective
  • Jul 23 Etienne-Louis Malus, French physicist and mathematician (d. 1812)
  • Jul 25 Anna Symmes Harrison, Ohio, 9th 1st lady (1841)
  • Aug 2 Jose Angel Lamas, composer
  • Aug 6 Louis-Antoine the Bourbon, French duke of Angouleme/General of France
  • Aug 6 Daniel O'Connell, Irish politician (d. 1847)
  • Aug 17 Philippe Libon, composer
  • Aug 25 Charlotte J T, infant of Portugal (Court in Rio de Janeiro)
  • Aug 26 William Joseph Behr, German writer (d. 1851)
  • Aug 28 Sophie Gail, French singer and composer, born in Paris (d. 1819)
  • Aug 31 Francois de Paule Jacques Raymond de Fossa, composer
  • Sep 5 Juan Martín Díez, el Empecinado (the undaunted), Spanish guerrillero (d. 1825)

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Sep 13 Laura Secord, Canadian war heroine, born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts Bay (d. 1868)

Canadian War Heroine Laura Secord
Canadian War Heroine
Laura Secord
  • Oct 15 Bernhard Henrik Crusell, composer
  • Oct 21 Guiseppi Baini, composer
  • Oct 27 Traugott Maximilian Eberwein, composer
  • Nov 15 Georges-Julien Sieber, composer
  • Nov 27 Joachim G le Sage ten Broek, Dutch notary/catholic foreman/publicist
  • Dec 6 Nicolas Isouard, composer
  • Dec 14 Philander Chase, American founder of Kenyon College (d. 1852)
  • Dec 14 Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald, British admiral (d. 1860)
  • Dec 16 Francois-Adrien Boieldieu, composer

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Dec 16 Jane Austen, Winchester, Hampshire, novelist (Pride and Prejudice), (d. 1817)

Novelist Jane Austen
Novelist
Jane Austen
  • Dec 25 Antun Sorkocevic, composer
  • Dec 30 Heinrich Carl Ebell, composer