Birthdays in History in 1773

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  • Jan 5 Pieter Fontijn, Dutch painter/drawer
  • Jan 9 Cassandra Austen, English watercolorist and sister of Jane Austen (d. 1845)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Feb 9 William Henry Harrison, 9th President of the United States (Whig: March 4-April 4, 1841), born in Charles City, Virginia (d. 1841)

9th US President William Henry Harrison
9th US President
William Henry Harrison
  • Feb 22 Matthijs I van Bree, Flemish (court)painter
  • Mar 16 Juan Ramón Balcarce, Argentine military leader and politician (d. 1836)
  • Mar 26 Nathaniel Bowditch, mathematician/astronomer/author (Marine Sextant)
  • Mar 28 Henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (d. 1844)
  • Apr 6 James Mill, Scottish philosopher and historian (History of British India), born in Angus, Scotland (d. 1836)
  • Apr 9 Étienne Aignan, French writer (d. 1824
  • Apr 22 Jean V baron de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader
  • Apr 24 Harman W Muntinghe, Dutch lawyer and colonial director
  • May 2 Henrik Steffens, Norwegian philosopher (d. 1845)
  • May 3 Giuseppe Acerbi, Italian traveller/nature investigator/diplomat
  • May 15 Clemens L Metternich, Austrian prince
  • May 19 Arthur Aikin, English mineralogist (d. 1854)
  • May 29 Princess Sophia of Gloucester (d. 1844)
  • May 31 Ludwig Tieck, German writer, born in Berlin (d. 1853)
  • Jun 2 John Randolph, U.S. Senator from Virginia (d. 1833)
  • Jun 3 Caspar G C Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist
  • Jun 13 Thomas Young, British philologist/physician (light interference)
  • Jul 13 Wilhelm H Wackenroder, German writer (Fantasies about Art)
  • Jul 23 Major General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, British soldier, administrator, and astronomer, born in Ayrshire, Scotland (d. 1860)
  • Jul 27 Jakob Aall, Norwegian journalist and statesman, born in Porsgrunn, Norway (d. 1844)
  • Aug 22 Aimé Bonpland, French explorer and botanist, born in La Rochelle, France (birth date disputed) (d. 1858)
  • Aug 23 Jakob F. Fries, German philosopher, born in Barby, Germany (d. 1843)
  • Sep 25 Agostino Bassi, Italian entomologist, born in Mairago, Italy (d. 1856)
  • Oct 6 Louis-Philippe, King of France (1830-48), born in Palais Royal, Paris (d. 1850)
  • Dec 27 George Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics