Birthdays in History in February 1836

  • Feb 17 Gustavo Adolfo B√©cquer, Spanish poet (d. 1870)
  • Feb 18 Swami Ramakrishna [Gadadhar Chatterji], Hooghly Bengal, Indian mystic/hindu leader (preached unity of religions).
  • Feb 24 Winslow Homer, American painter (Gulfstream)