On This Day

Famous People Born in December 1726

  • Dec 1 Eggert Olafsson, Icelandic writer
  • Dec 4 William Alexander, Lord Stirling, American general (American Revolutionary War leader), born in NYC, New York (d. 1783)
  • Dec 24 Johann Ernst Hartmann, Danish organist & composer, born in Glog√≥w, Poland (d. 1793)