Famous People Born in February 1837

  • Feb 5 Dwight Lyman Moody, US, evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement)
  • Feb 7 James Augustus Henry Murray, Scotland, created Oxford Dictionary
  • Feb 13 Valentin de Zubiaurre y Unionbarrenechea, composer
  • Feb 17 Francis Jay Herron, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1902)
  • Feb 17 Sam[uel] van Houten, Dutch (lib) minister (child labor laws)
  • Feb 24 Rosalía de Castro, Santiago de Compostela Galician writer and poet ('Séculos Escuros') (d. 1885)
  • Feb 26 Charles Woeste, Belgian count/min of Justice