Famous People Born In 1729

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Discover the most famous people born in 1729. The list includes people like Catherine the Great, Edmund Burke, Josiah Bartlett, William Howe, 5th Viscount Howe, Moses Mendelssohn and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include philosophers, military leaders, composers and poets born in 1729. This list includes people from Germany, United States, England & France and many more countries.
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Catherine the Great
(Former Empress of Russia (1762 – 1796))
Catherine the Great
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Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pomeranian Dukes' Castle in Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland
Died: November 17, 1796
Louis, Dauphin of France
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Palace of Versailles, Paris, France
Died: December 20, 1765
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Alexander Suvorov
(Russian Military Commander Known for His Achievements in the Russo-Turkish War)
Alexander Suvorov
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: May 18, 1800
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Josiah Bartlett
(Governor of New Hampshire (1790-94))
Josiah Bartlett
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Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amesbury, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 19, 1795
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Moses Mendelssohn
(Philosopher)
Moses Mendelssohn
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Listed In: Philosophers
Birthdate: 6th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dessau, Dessau-Roßlau, Germany
Died: January 4, 1786
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Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
(German Writer, Dramatist, Art Critic and a Spokesperson of the Enlightenment Era)
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 22nd January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kamenz, Germany
Died: February 15, 1781
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Ignatius Sancho
(Composer, Writer)
Ignatius Sancho
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Atlantic Ocean
Died: December 14, 1780
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Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey
(Military General)
Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Howick, England
Died: November 14, 1807
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Edmund Burke
(Statesman)
Edmund Burke
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Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Died: July 9, 1797
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Antonio Soler
(Spanish Composer Best Known for His Many Mostly One-Movement 'Keyboard Sonatas')
Antonio Soler
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Olot, Spain
Died: December 20, 1783
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Praskovya Bruce
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Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Russia
Died: April 7, 1786
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Lydia Darragh
(She is Said to Have Saved George Washington's Army from a British Attack)
Lydia Darragh
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Listed In: Spies
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: December 28, 1789
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Maria Antonia Ferdinanda of Spain
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 17th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Alcázar of Seville Royal Alcázar of Seville, Spain
Died: September 19, 1785
Charles Jenkinson, 1st Earl of Liverpool
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Birthdate: 26th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oxfordshire, England
Died: December 17, 1808
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Johann Daniel Titius
(German Astronomer Best Known for Formulating the 'Titius–Bode Law')
Johann Daniel Titius
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Listed In: Astronomers
Birthdate: 2nd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chojnice, Poland
Died: December 16, 1796
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Samuel Seabury
(2nd Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church)
Samuel Seabury
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ledyard, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 25, 1796
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John Honeyman
(British Informant and American Spy for George Washington)
John Honeyman
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Listed In: Spies
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Armagh, Ireland
Died: August 18, 1822
Niklaus Friedrich von Steiger
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Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bern, Switzerland
Died: December 3, 1799
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Gaétan Vestris
(French Ballet Dancer)
Gaétan Vestris
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Listed In: Ballet Dancers
Birthdate: 18th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1808 AD
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Lazzaro Spallanzani
(Italian Physiologist and Biologist Who Made Significant Contributions to the Study of Animal Reproduction and Bodily Functions)
Lazzaro Spallanzani
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 12th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Scandiano, Italy
Died: February 11, 1799
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William Howe, 5th Viscount Howe
(Politician, Military personnel, Officer)
William Howe, 5th Viscount Howe
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 10th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: England
Died: July 12, 1814
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Louis Antoine de Bougainville
(French Explorer and Admiral)
Louis Antoine de Bougainville
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 31, 1811
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Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
(Queen of Denmark and Norway between 1752 and 1766, second consort of king Frederick V of Denmark and Norway)
Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wolfenbüttel, Germany
Died: October 10, 1796
Pierre André de Suffren
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 17th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint-Cannat, France
Died: December 8, 1788
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Giuseppe Sarti
(Opera Composer)
Giuseppe Sarti
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Listed In: Composers
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Faenza, Italy
Died: July 28, 1802
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Charles-Hector, count d'Estaing
(French General and Admiral)
Charles-Hector, count d'Estaing
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 24th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Auvergne Ruvel, France
Died: April 28, 1794
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Giuseppe Parini
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 23rd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bosisio Parini, Italy
Died: August 15, 1799
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Philip Embury
(American Preacher and One of the Founders of Methodism in the United States)
Philip Embury
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Listed In: Preachers
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Limerick, Ireland
Died: July 31, 1775
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Lekain
(Actor)
Lekain
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Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 8, 1778
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Henry William Stiegel
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Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: January 10, 1785
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Anders Chydenius
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Listed In: Priests
Birthdate: 26th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sotkamo, Finland
Died: February 1, 1803