The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people born in 1817

Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)

American author and poet
Bahá'u'lláh

Bahá'u'lláh (1817 - 1892)

Persian spiritual leader, founded the Bahá'í Faith
Theodor Mommsen

Theodor Mommsen (1817 - 1903)

German scholar, jurist and historian
José Zorrilla

José Zorrilla (1817 - 1893)

Spanish poet and playwright
Tom Taylor

Tom Taylor (1817 - 1880)

British dramatist