Famous People Born in February 1792

  • Feb 8 Caroline Augusta of Bavaria, queen of Hungary and Bohemia (d. 1873)
  • Feb 12 Ferdinand de Braekeleer the Elder, Belgian painter of genre scenes, born in Antwerp (d. 1883)
  • Feb 19 Roderick Murchison, Scottish Geologist (Silurian system), born in Muir of Ord Ross-shire, Scotland (d. 1871)
  • Feb 20 Eliza Courtney, English illegitimate daughter of Charles Grey and Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire, born in Aix-en-Provence (d. 1859)
  • Feb 23 Istv├ín Ferenczy, Hungarian sculptor (d. 1856)
  • Feb 27 Baldomero Espartero, Spanish general and statesman (Regent of Spain for Isabella II), born in Gran├ítula de Calatrav, Spain (d. 1879)
  • Feb 28 Karl Earnest von Baer, Estonian-German embryologist (founding father of embryology), born in Jerwen County, Governate of Estonia, Russian Empire (d. 1876)

Gioachino RossiniGioachino Rossini (1792-1868)

Feb 29 Italian composer (Barber of Seville, William Tell), born in Pesaro, Italy