On This Day

Birthdays in History in December 1836

  • Dec 13 Franz von Lenbach, German painter, born in Schrobenhausen, Bavaria (d. 1904)
  • Dec 15 Edmond Picard, French-Belgian lawyer and writer (La forge Roussel), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1924)
  • Dec 19 Maria L Sanford, pioneer educator (PTA)
  • Dec 27 Henricus Oort, Dutch theologist (Leidse translation)