Famous People Born In 1723

Discover the most famous people born in 1723. The list includes people like Adam Smith, Crispus Attucks, Joshua Reynolds, William Blackstone, Frederick V of Denmark and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include philosophers, political leaders, poets and artists born in 1723. This list includes people from England, Germany, United States & France 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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Adam Smith
(Economist)

Adam Smith
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Birthdate: 5th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
Died: July 17, 1790

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Crispus Attucks
(First person killed during the Boston Massacre)

Crispus Attucks
4
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Framingham, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1770 AD

Prithvi Narayan Shah
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 11th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gorkha, Nepal
Died: January 15, 1775
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William Blackstone
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 10th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: February 14, 1780
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John Witherspoon
(Politician)

John Witherspoon
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Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gifford, Scotland
Died: November 15, 1794

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Mir Taqi Mir
(Former Urdu poet of the 18th century Mughal India and one of the pioneers who gave shape to the Urdu language itself)

Mir Taqi Mir
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Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 31st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: September 20, 1810
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Frederick V of Denmark
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Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: January 14, 1766
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John Byron
(Navy officer)

John Byron
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 8th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Newstead Abbey, England
Died: April 10, 1786
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Friedrich Melchior, baron von Grimm
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Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Regensburg, Germany
Died: December 19, 1807

Princess Mary of Great Britain
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Essex House, London, England
Died: January 14, 1772
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Ike Taiga
(Painter)

Ike Taiga
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
Died: May 30, 1776

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Joshua Reynolds
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 16th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Plympton, England
Died: February 23, 1792
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William Livingston
(Politician)

William Livingston
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Albany, New York, United States
Died: July 25, 1790

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Baron d'Holbach
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 8th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Edesheim, Germany
Died: January 21, 1789
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Sir William Chambers
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Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden
Died: March 10, 1796

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Mathurin Jacques Brisson
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 30th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fontenay-le-Comte, France
Died: June 23, 1806
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Richard Price
(Philosopher)

Richard Price
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Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Llangeinor, Wales
Died: April 19, 1791

 18 
Adam Ferguson
(Philosopher)

Adam Ferguson
1
Listed In: Historians
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Logierait, Perthshire, Scotland
Died: February 22, 1816
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Carl Friedrich Abel
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Köthen (Anhalt), Germany
Died: June 20, 1787

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Gavin Hamilton
0
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bertram Shotts, Scotland
Died: January 4, 1798
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Samuel Davies
(American minister)

Samuel Davies
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Castle, Delaware
Died: February 4, 1761

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Giovanni Antonio Scopoli
(Physician and Naturalist)

Giovanni Antonio Scopoli
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 3rd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cavalese, Italy
Died: May 8, 1788
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Tobias Mayer
(Astronomer)

Tobias Mayer
0
Listed In: Astronomers
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Marbach am Neckar, Germany
Died: February 20, 1762

 24 
Alejandro O'Reilly
(3rd Spanish Governor of Louisiana)

Alejandro O'Reilly
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 24th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltrasna, County Meath, Ireland
Died: March 23, 1794

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Goronwy Owen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Anglesey, Wales
Died: June 30, 1769

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Franz Anton Bustelli
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Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Locarno, Switzerland
Died: April 18, 1763

 27 
La Clairon
(Actress)

La Clairon
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Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 25th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Conde-sur-l’Escaut, France
Died: January 29, 1803

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Jean-François Marmontel
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Birthdate: 11th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bort-les-Orgues, France
Died: December 31, 1799

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Miura Baien
(Philosopher)

Miura Baien
0
Birthdate: 1st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Japan
Died: April 9, 1789