Birthdays in History in September 1791

  • Sep 1 Lydia Sigourney, American religious author (How to Be Happy)
  • Sep 20 Sergei T Aksakov, Russian writer (Semejnaja chronika)
  • Sep 22 Michael Faraday, English scientist who discovered principle of electric motor, born in Newington Butts, England (d. 1867)
  • Sep 23 Johann F Encke, German astronomer (Encke Comet)
  • Sep 23 Karl T Korner, German poet (Zriny, Leyer und Schwerdt)
  • Sep 26 ThĂ©odore GĂ©ricault, French painter (d. 1824)