Famous People Born in December 1787

  • Dec 1 Pavel Ivanovich Dulgorukov, composer
  • Dec 9 John Dobson, English architect (d. 1865)
  • Dec 10 Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, pioneer of educating the deaf, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 14 Maria Ludovika of Austria-Este, Empress of Austria and queen of Hungary and Bohemia (d. 1816)
  • Dec 15 Charles Cowden Clarke, English editor/Shakespearean critic
  • Dec 16 Mary Russell Mitford, English writer (d. 1855)
  • Dec 22 Rasmus Rask, Danish language scholar
  • Dec 28 Hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao