On This Day

Famous People Born in February 1774

  • Feb 11 Hans J√§rta, Swedish political activist (d. 1847)
  • Feb 15 Frederik, prince of Orange-Nassau, son of William V, born in the Hague, Netherlands (d. 1799)
  • Feb 16 Pierre Rode, French composer and violinist, born in Bordeaux, Aquitaine (d. 1830)
  • Feb 17 Raphaelle Peale, American painter (After the Rain, 1823), born in Annapolis, Maryland (d. 1825)
  • Feb 24 Prince Adolphus, 1st Duke of Cambridge (d. 1850)