Famous People Born in February 1823

  • Feb 3 Spencer F Baird, US biologist (Wood's Hole Station)
  • Feb 7 Richard Genee, composer
  • Feb 15 Li Hung-Tshang, Chinese rebel leader/viceroy of Tsheli Canton
  • Feb 16 John Daniel Imboden, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1895)
  • Feb 27 Ferdinand Van Derveer, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1892)
  • Feb 27 William Buel Franklin, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1903)
  • Feb 28 Ernest Renan, French philosopher/historian/scholar of religion