This Week's Birthdays - Week of February 1

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February 1, 1872 – Andrew Kehoe, American mass murderer (d. 1927)

Bath School disaster site (Google Maps)
Bath School disaster site

February 2, 1905 – Ayn Rand, Russian-born American author and philosopher (d. 1982)

Ayn Rand Did Not Live Here (StreetView)
Ayn Rand Did Not Live Here

February 3, 1809 – Felix Mendelssohn, German pianist, composer, and conductor (d. 1847)

Mendelssohn Haus (StreetView)
Mendelssohn Haus

February 4, 1881 – Fernand Léger, French painter and sculptor (d. 1955)

"Still Life" by Fernand Léger (StreetView)
"Still Life" by Fernand Léger

February 5, 1878 – André Citroën, French engineer and businessman, founded Citroën (d. 1935)

2cv Citroën (StreetView)
2cv Citroën

February 6, 1845 – Isidor Straus, German-American businessman and politician (d. 1912)

Isidor Straus' House (Former) (Birds Eye)
Isidor Straus' House (Former)

February 7, 1478 – Thomas More, English lawyer and politician, Lord Chancellor of the United Kingdom (d. 1535)

Sir Thomas More by Han Holbein (StreetView)
Sir Thomas More by Han Holbein