On This Day

Famous People Born in February 1854

  • Feb 9 Aletta [Henriette] Jacobs, 1st Dutch female physician
  • Feb 9 Edward Carson, 1st Baron Carson, lawyer/leader (Irish Unionist Party)
  • Feb 16 Oscar Fetr├ís [Otto Faster], German composer (Mondnacht auf der Alster), born in Hamburg, German Confederation (d. 1931)
  • Feb 17 Friedrich A Krupp, German arms manufacturer
  • Feb 20 Louis van Westerhoven, Dutch actor, singer and opera director (Youth), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1912)
  • Feb 24 Franz Courtens, Flemish painter (Golden Rain)
  • Feb 28 Juliusz Zarebski, Polish composer, born in Zhytomyr, Polish Kingdom (d. 1885)