Famous People Born in February 1800

William Henry Fox TalbotWilliam Henry Fox Talbot (1800-1877)

Feb 11 English photographic pioneer, born in Dorset, England

  • Feb 14 Emory Washburn, 22nd Governor of Massachusetts (1854-55), born in Leicester, Massachusetts (d. 1877)
  • Feb 15 Frederick Willem Conrad, Dutch hydraulic engineer and railway pioneer (Katwyk), born near Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1869)
  • Feb 21 John Henry Winder, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Somerset County, Maryland (d. 1865)