Birthdays in History in February 1818

  • Feb 6 William Maxwell Evarts, (Union), (d. 1901)
  • Feb 8 Austin Blair, Gov/MC (Union), (d. 1894)
  • Feb 10 Isham Green Harris, Gov (Confederacy), (d. 1897)
  • Feb 12 Otto Ludwig, German writer (Die Heiterethei)

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Feb 14 Frederick Douglass, African-American abolitionist/lecturer/editor (exact year unknown)

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  • Feb 23 Jeremy F Gilmer, Maj Gen/Chief Engineer Confederate War Dept