Famous 18th Century Historical Personalities
Find out more about the greatest 18th Century Historical Personalities, including Marie Antoinette, George III of the United Kingdom, Tipu Sultan, Louis XVI of France and Catherine the Great.
Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great
02 May 1729, Russian
Empress of Russia
Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte
15 August 1769, French
Emperor of the French

George III of the United KingdomGeorge III of the United Kingdom
04 June 1738, British
King

Anne, Queen of Great BritainAnne, Queen of Great Britain
06 February 1665, British
Queen of Britan

William IV of the United KingdomWilliam IV of the United Kingdom
21 August 1765, British
King of the United Kingdom

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-StrelitzCharlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
19 May 1744, British
Queen Consort of Great Britain and Ireland
George IV of the United KingdomGeorge IV of the United Kingdom
12 August 1762, British
King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and

Marie AntoinetteMarie Antoinette
02 November 1755, Austrian, French
Queen of France

George I of Great BritainGeorge I of Great Britain
28 May 1660, German
King of Britain
Louis XIV of FranceLouis XIV of France
05 September 1638, French
King of France

George II of Great BritainGeorge II of Great Britain
30 October 1683, German, British
Former King of Great Britain & Ireland
Peter III of RussiaPeter III of Russia
21 February 1728, Russian
Emperor of Russia

Louis XVI of FranceLouis XVI of France
23 August 1754, French
King of France

Louis XV of FranceLouis XV of France
15 February 1710, French
King of France

Paul I of RussiaPaul I of Russia
01 October 1754, Russian
Russian Emperor (1796-1801)

Frederick the GreatFrederick The Great
24 January 1712, German
King of Prussia
Princess Beatrice of the United KingdomPrincess Beatrice of the United Kingdom
14 April 1857, British
Youngest Child of Queen Victoria

ShakaShaka
1787 AD, South African
Zulu Emperor

Maria TheresaMaria Theresa
13 May 1717, Austrian
Queen regnant

Tipu SultanTipu Sultan
20 November 1750, Indian
Ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore
Qianlong EmperorQianlong Emperor
25 September 1711, Chinese
Emperor of China

Elizabeth of RussiaElizabeth of Russia
29 December 1709, Russian
Empress of Russia
Louis XVIII of FranceLouis XVIII of France
17 November 1755, French
King of France

Maharaja Ranjit SinghMaharaja Ranjit Singh
13 November 1780, Indian
Founder of the Sikh Empire

Catherine I of RussiaCatherine I of Russia
15 April 1684, Russian
Empress of Russia
Bahadur Shah ZafarBahadur Shah Zafar
24 October 1775, Indian
Last Mughal Emperor

Francis II, Holy Roman EmperorFrancis II, Holy Roman Emperor
12 February 1768, Italian
Last Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire
Philip V of SpainPhilip V of Spain
19 December 1683, French
King of Spain

Leopold I of BelgiumLeopold I of Belgium
16 December 1790, Belgian, German, British
King of Belgium

Peter II of RussiaPeter II of Russia
23 October 1715, Russian
Emperor of Russia
HammurabiHammurabi
1810 BC, Iraqi
Babylon King

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Charles X of FranceCharles X of France
09 October 1757, French
King of France and Navarre
Kamehameha IKamehameha I
1758 AD, American
King of Hawaii

Charles XII of SwedenCharles XII of Sweden
17 June 1682, Swedish
King of Sweden

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of MarlboroughSarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough
05 June 1660, British
Close Friend of Queen Anne

Kangxi EmperorKangxi Emperor
04 May 1654, Chinese
Emperor
Joseph II, Holy Roman EmperorJoseph II, Holy Roman Emperor
13 March 1741, Hungarian
Holy Roman Emperor
Ivan VI of RussiaIvan VI of Russia
23 August 1740, Russian
Emperor of Russia

Nader ShahNader Shah
22 October 1688, Iranian
Ruler

Joséphine de BeauharnaisJoséphine de Beauharnais
23 June 1763, French
First Empress of the French

Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de MaintenonFrançoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon
27 November 1635, French
Louis XIV of France's Wife
Anna of RussiaAnna of Russia
07 February 1693, Russian
Empress of Russia

Charles III of SpainCharles III of Spain
20 January 1716, Spanish
King

Francis I, Holy Roman EmperorFrancis I, Holy Roman Emperor
08 December 1708, German
Holy Roman Emperor

Joseph BonaparteJoseph Bonaparte
07 January 1768, French, Italian
King of Naples and Sicily

Leopold II, Holy Roman EmperorLeopold II, Holy Roman Emperor
05 May 1747, Austrian, Hungarian
Holy Roman Emperor
Mahmud IIMahmud II
20 July 1785, Turkish
Sultan of Ottoman Empire

Jean-Jacques DessalinesJean-Jacques Dessalines
20 September 1758, Guinean, Haitian
Haitian General
Balaji Baji RaoBalaji Baji Rao
08 December 1720, Indian
Maratha Peshwa

Ferdinand VII of SpainFerdinand VII of Spain
14 October 1784, Spanish
King of Spain

Charles VI, Holy Roman EmperorCharles VI, Holy Roman Emperor
01 October 1685, Austrian
Emperor
Hyder AliHyder Ali
1721 AD, Indian
Ruler of Mysore

Frederick William I of PrussiaFrederick William I of Prussia
14 August 1688, German
King
Charles IV of SpainCharles IV of Spain
11 November 1748, Spanish, Italian
King of Spain

Frederick William II of PrussiaFrederick William II of Prussia
25 September 1744, German
King

Philippe II, Duke of OrléansPhilippe II, Duke of Orléans
02 August 1674, French
Regent

Marie Louise, Duchess of ParmaMarie Louise, Duchess of Parma
12 December 1791, Austrian
 

Caroline of AnsbachCaroline of Ansbach
01 March 1683, German
Queen
Frederick I of PrussiaFrederick I of Prussia
11 July 1657, German
King of Prussia

Louis BonaparteLouis Bonaparte
02 September 1778, French, Italian
King of Holland from 1806 to 1810

Abigail Masham, Baroness MashamAbigail Masham, Baroness Masham
1670 AD, British
Courtier

Gustav III of SwedenGustav III of Sweden
24 January 1746, Swedish
King
TarabaiTarabai
14 April 1675, Indian
Regent of Maratha Empire

Agustín de IturbideAgustín de Iturbide
27 September 1783, Mexican
Emperor of Mexico
Maria FitzherbertMaria Fitzherbert
26 July 1756, British
George IV of the United Kingdom's wife

Gia LongGia Long
08 February 1762, Vietnamese
Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty of Vietnam

Louis-Philippe I of FranceLouis-Philippe I of France
06 October 1773, French
King of France
Ernest Augustus I of HanoverErnest Augustus I of Hanover
05 June 1771, British
 

Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and GothaErnest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
02 January 1784, German
Duke
Ahmad Shah DurraniAhmad Shah Durrani
1722 AD, Afghan
King

Caroline of Brunswick-LüneburgCaroline of Brunswick-Lüneburg
17 May 1768, British
Queen of United Kingdom

Shah Alam IIShah Alam II
25 June 1728, Indian
Emperor
Bahadur Shah IBahadur Shah I
14 October 1643, Indian
Emperor

Frederick William III of PrussiaFrederick William III of Prussia
03 August 1770, German
King
YongzhengYongzheng
13 December 1678, Chinese
Emperor of China

Louis XVIILouis XVII
27 March 1785, French
King

YŏngjoYŏngjo
31 October 1694, South Korean
Korean King

Siraj ud-DaulahSiraj ud-Daulah
1733 AD, Indian
King
Catherine of BraganzaCatherine of Braganza
25 November 1638, Portuguese
Queen
Christian VII of DenmarkChristian VII of Denmark
29 January 1749, Danish, Norwegian
Monarch

Louis Antoine, Duke of AngoulêmeLouis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême
06 August 1775, French
King

Muḥammad ShahMuḥammad Shah
07 August 1702, Afghan
Mughal emperor

Mīr JaʿfarMīr Jaʿfar
1691 AD, Bangladeshi
Bengali ruler
Caroline Matilda of Great BritainCaroline Matilda of Great Britain
22 July 1751, British
Princess

JiaqingJiaqing
13 November 1760, Chinese
Emperor

Louis, Dauphin of FranceLouis, Dauphin of France
04 September 1729, French
Princes

Charlotte, Princess RoyalCharlotte, Princess Royal
29 September 1766, German
Queen

Jahandar ShahJahandar Shah
09 May 1661, Indian
Emperor
Adolf Frederick, King of SwedenAdolf Frederick, King of Sweden
14 May 1710, German, Swedish
King

Frederick VI of DenmarkFrederick VI of Denmark
28 January 1768, Danish, Norwegian
King
Marie LeszczyńskaMarie Leszczyńska
23 June 1703, French, Polish
Queen

Akbar IIAkbar II
22 April 1760, Indian
 
Prithvi Narayan ShahPrithvi Narayan Shah
11 January 1723, Nepalese
Ruler
Abdul Hamid IAbdul Hamid I
20 March 1725, Turkish
Emperor