Famous People Born In 1716

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Discover the most famous people born in 1716. The list includes people like Charles III of Spain, Capability Brown, Thomas Gray, James Lind, James Brindley and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, artists and sculptors born in 1716. This list includes people from England, France and many more countries.
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Capability Brown
(Horticulturist, Architect, Landscape architect)
Capability Brown
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Birthdate: 30th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Northumberland
Died: February 6, 1783
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James Lind
(Scottish Doctor Known for Pioneering of Naval Hygiene in the Royal Navy)
James Lind
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Listed In: Surgeons
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: July 13, 1794
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Thomas Gray
(Poet, Writer, Literary critic)
Thomas Gray
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Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London
Died: July 30, 1771
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Aaron Burr Sr.
(Educator)
Aaron Burr Sr.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Died: September 24, 1757
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Wilhelm von Knyphausen
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 4th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lütetsburg, Germany
Died: December 7, 1800
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Itō Jakuchū
(Japanese Painter)
Itō Jakuchū
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kyōto, Japan
Died: October 27, 1800
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Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton
(French Naturalist and a Pioneer in the Fields of Comparative Anatomy and Paleontology)
Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton
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Birthdate: 29th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montbard, France
Died: January 1, 1800
Jean-Jacques Barthélemy
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cassis, France
Died: April 30, 1795
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Peter Harrison
(British architect)
Peter Harrison
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Birthdate: 14th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: York, England
Died: April 30, 1775
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Charles III of Spain
(Former King of Spain (1759 - 1788))
Charles III of Spain
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 20th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: December 14, 1788
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George Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 26, 1785
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Gaspar de Portolá
(First Governor of the Californias)
Gaspar de Portolá
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Os de Balaguer, Spain
Died: November 30, 1786
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Yosa Buson
(Japanese Poet and Painter of the Edo Period)
Yosa Buson
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Settsu Province, Japan
Died: January 17, 1784
George Montagu-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax
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Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dover, Engalnd
Died: June 8, 1771
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James Brindley
(civil engineer, engineer)
James Brindley
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Derbyshire
Died: September 27, 1772
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Philip Livingston
(Politician)
Philip Livingston
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Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Albany, New York, United States
Died: June 12, 1778
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Étienne Maurice Falconet
(French Sculptor Best Known for His Equestrian Statue of Peter the Great, the Bronze Horseman)
Étienne Maurice Falconet
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Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 24, 1791
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Antonio de Ulloa
(Astronomer, Explorer, Meteorologist)
Antonio de Ulloa
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Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Seville
Died: July 3, 1795
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Eugenios Voulgaris
(Theologian)
Eugenios Voulgaris
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Corfu, Greece
Died: June 12, 1806
Jean Francois de Saint-Lambert
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: February 9, 1803
Princess Philippine Charlotte of Prussia
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Birthdate: 13th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stadtschloss, Berlin, Germany
Died: February 17, 1801
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Domenico Angelo
(Fencing Master)
Domenico Angelo
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Livorno, Italy
Died: 1802 AD
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Felice Giardini
(Composer)
Felice Giardini
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: June 8, 1796
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George Taylor
(Politician)
George Taylor
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Ireland
Died: February 23, 1781
Pierre-Marie-Jérôme Trésaguet
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nevers, France
Died: March 11, 1796
Franz Schuch the Elder
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: November 30, 1763
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Johann Jakob Reiske
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Listed In: Philologists
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Zörbig, Germany
Died: August 14, 1774