On This Day

Famous People Born in April 1799

  • Apr 5 Vincenzo Fioravanti, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1877)
  • Apr 12 Henri Druey, Swiss politician and a founding father of constitutional democracy in Switzerland, born in Faoug, Switzerland (d. 1855)
  • Apr 13 Ludwig Rellstab, German music theorist, born in Berlin (d. 1860)
  • Apr 13 Joseph Rastrelli, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1842)
  • Apr 22 Jean LĂ©onard Marie Poiseuille, French physician and physiologist (blood pressure), born in Paris (d. 1869)