Famous People Born in February 1787

  • Feb 13 James P Carrell, American hymn composer, born in Washington County, Virgina (d. 1854)
  • Feb 16 Andreas Schelfhout, Dutch landscape painter, etcher and lithographer, born in The Hague (d. 1870)
  • Feb 23 Emma Willard, American women's rights activist and educator who founded the 1st school for women's higher education in the US, born in Berlin, Connecticut (d. 1870)