Historical Figures Born in 1767

  • Jan 1 Maria Edgeworth, Anglo-Irish novelist (d. 1849)
  • Jan 8 Abraham de Veer, Dutch governor-general of Suriname (1822-28), born in Curaçao (d. 1838)
  • Jan 24 Antony Christiaan Winand Staring, Dutch lawyer and poet (Jaromir) (d. 1840)

Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson (1767-1845)

Mar 15 American general and 7th US President (Democratic: 1829-37), born in Waxhaws in the border area between North and South Carolina

  • Mar 22 Cornelis T. Elout, Dutch minister of Finance
  • Mar 25 Joachim Murat, French military leader and statesman (Marshal of France; King of Naples, 1808-15), born in La Bastide-Fortunière, France (d. 1815)
  • Apr 25 Nicolas Oudinot, French marshal, born in Bar-le-Duc, France (d. 1847)
  • Apr 30 Jean Henri Appelius, Dutch lawyer and politician (Minister of Finance), born in Middelburg, Netherlands (d. 1828)
  • May 7 Princess Frederica Charlotte of Prussia, Duchess of York and Albany, born in Charlottenburg, Germany (d. 1820)
  • May 12 Manuel de Godoy 'Prince of the Peace', Spanish statesman, 1st Secretary of State of Spain, born in Badajoz, Spain (d. 1851)
  • Jun 15 Rachel Donelson Jackson, wife of President Andrew Jackson (1828-37), (d. 1828)
  • Jun 22 Wilhelm von Humboldt, German philosopher and statesman (d. 1835)

John Quincy AdamsJohn Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

Jul 11 6th President of the United States (Democratic: 1825-1829), born in Braintree, Massachusetts

  • Aug 25 Antoine Louis Léon de Saint-Just, French revolutionary and writer, born in Decize, France (d. 1794)
  • Sep 8 August Wilhelm Schlegel, German poet, translator and critic, born in Hannover, Germany (d. 1845)
  • Oct 6 Henri Christophe, President of Haiti (1807-11) and King of Haiti (1811-20), born in Grenada (d. 1820)
  • Oct 23 Benjamin Constant [de Rebeque], French politician and writer (Adolphe), born in Lausanne, Switzerland (d. 1830)
  • Oct 28 Marie Sophie of Hesse-Kassel, queen consort of Denmark and Norway, born in Hanau, Hesse, Germany (d. 1852)
  • Nov 22 Andreas Hofer, Tyrolean innkeeper, drover and leader of the Tyrolean Rebellion against the revolutionary Napoleonic invasion during the War of the Fifth Coalition, born in Sankt Leonhard, South Tirol, Austrian Empire (d. 1810)