On This Day

Famous People Born in April 1727

  • Apr 3 Philippe-Lambert-Joseph Spruyt, Flemish painter and engraver, born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1801)
  • Apr 7 Henri Hardouin, French composer, born in Grandpr√© (d. 1808)
  • Apr 7 Michel Adanson, French botanist (d. 1806)
  • Apr 12 Gaspare Gabellone, Italian composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1796)
  • Apr 29 Jean-Georges Noverre, French dancer and choreographer (ballet d'action), born in Paris (d. 1810)