On This Day

Famous People Born in December 1780

  • Dec 14 Karl Robert von Nesselrode, German-Russian diplomat, born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1862)
  • Dec 23 Charles-Louis Panckoucke, French publisher and editor (Bibliothèque latine-française) (d. 1844)
  • Dec 26 Mary Fairfax Somerville, British mathematician (d. 1872)