Famous People Born in September 1817

  • Sep 5 Aleksei K Tolstoi, [Kozjma Prutkov], Russian poet/writer [NS]
  • Sep 6 Alexander Tilloch Galt, a Canadian founding father
  • Sep 7 Louise of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel), queen of Denmark (d. 1898)
  • Sep 9 Speed Smith Fry, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1892)
  • Sep 13 John McAuley Palmer, US Union msj-gen/(Gov-Ill, 1868-72)
  • Sep 14 Theodor Storm, German judge/author (Imense China)
  • Sep 21 Carter Littlepage Stevenson, Major General (Confederate Army)
  • Sep 21 Charles Balmer, composer
  • Sep 23 Leon Charles Francois Kreutzer, composer
  • Sep 24 Ramon de Campoamor Campoosorio, Spanish poet (Doloras)

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Sep 27 Hiram R. Revels, 1st African American US Senator, born in Fayetteville, North Carolina (d. 1901)

Minister and US Senator Hiram R. Revels
Minister and US Senator
Hiram R. Revels