On This Day

Famous People Born in April 1817

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 1 Johannes J van Oosterzee, Dutch theologist
  • Apr 2 Teodulo Mabellini, Italian composer, born in Pistoia, Italy (d. 1897)
  • Apr 4 John Wilson Sprague, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in White Creek, New York (d. 1893)
  • Apr 13 Alphonse Wauters, Belgian historian and archivist (Brussels), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1898)
  • Apr 18 George Henry Lewes, English philosophical writer (Life of Goethe), born in London (d. 1878)
  • Apr 19 John Philip "Spanish John", Scottish painter, born in Aberdeen (d. 1865)