On This Day

Famous People Born in February 1791

  • Feb 1 Charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder
  • Feb 12 Jan D Zocher Jr, Dutch garden architect (Vondelpark, Amsterdam)
  • Feb 12 Peter Cooper, American industrialist, inventor and philanthropist (Cooper Union, steam locomotive), born in NYC, New York (d. 1883)
  • Feb 20 Carl Czerny, pianist/composer (Schule der Virtuosen), born in Vienna, Austria