Famous People Born In 1685

Discover the most famous people born in 1685. The list includes people like Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, Mary Read, Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, George Berkeley and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, composers, playwrights and philosophers born in 1685. This list includes people from England, France, Germany and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Eisenach, Germany
Died: July 28, 1750

 2 George Frideric Handel

George Frideric Handel
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Baroque composer
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Halle (Saale), Germany
Died: April 14, 1759

 3 Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor

Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: The Hofburg, Vienna, Austria
Died: October 20, 1740
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 4 Mary Read

Mary Read
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Listed In: Soldiers
Famous As: Pirate
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: London, Kingdom of England
Died: April 28, 1721
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 5 George Berkeley

George Berkeley
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: philosopher
Birthdate: 12th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: County Kilkenny, Ireland
Died: January 14, 1753

 6 Domenico Scarlatti

Domenico Scarlatti
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: July 23, 1757

 7 Brook Taylor

Brook Taylor
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Listed In: Mathematicians
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 18th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edmonton
Died: December 29, 1731
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 8 John Gay

John Gay
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Dramatist & Poet
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Barnstaple
Died: December 4, 1732

 9 Gabrielle-Suzanne de Villeneuve

Gabrielle-Suzanne de Villeneuve
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 28th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: France
Died: December 29, 1755

 10 Marie Adélaïde of Savoy

Marie Adélaïde of Savoy
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Listed In: Noblewomen
Famous As: Consort
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Turin, Turin, Italy
Died: February 12, 1712

 11 William Kent

William Kent
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Famous As: architect, painter, printmaker
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bridlington
Died: April 12, 1748

 12 Jean-Marc Nattier

Jean-Marc Nattier
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 7, 1766

 13 Charles August, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg

Charles August, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Weilburg, Germany
Died: November 9, 1753

 14 Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La Vérendrye

Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La Vérendrye
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: An explorer
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Trois-Rivières
Died: December 5, 1749

 15 George Hadley

George Hadley
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 28, 1768

 16 Charles Cressent

Charles Cressent
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Listed In: Sculptors
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: France
Died: January 10, 1768

 17 Duncan Forbes of Culloden

Duncan Forbes of Culloden
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Inverness, Scotland
Died: December 11, 1747

 18 Dominikus Zimmermann

Dominikus Zimmermann
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wessobrunn, Germany
Died: November 16, 1766

 19 Aaron Hill

Aaron Hill
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Playwright, Essayist
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England, United Kingdom
Died: February 8, 1750

 20 Setthathirath II

Setthathirath II
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Đàng Ngoài
Died: 1735 AD

 21 Thomas Tickell

Thomas Tickell
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bridekirk, England
Died: April 23, 1740

 22 Ishida Baigan

Ishida Baigan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 12th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tanba Province, Japan
Died: October 29, 1744

 23 Jared Eliot

Jared Eliot
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 7th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Guilford, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 22, 1763