On This Day

Famous People Born in February 1776

  • Feb 11 Ioannis Kapodistrias, Greek diplomat of the Russian Empire and first head of state of independent Greece (d. 1831)
  • Feb 18 John Parry [Bardd Alaw], Welsh composer and harpist, born in Denbigh (d. 1851)
  • Feb 21 Vincenzo Lavigna, composer
  • Feb 23 John Walter II, chief proprietor (The Times, 1812-47), born in London, England