Famous People Born In 1738

Discover the most famous people born in 1738. The list includes people like George III of the United Kingdom, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, William Herschel, Ethan Allen, John Singleton Copley and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, philosophers and artists born in 1738. This list includes people from United States, England 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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George III of the United Kingdom
(King of Great Britain and of Ireland (1760-1801))

George III of the United Kingdom
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Birthdate: 4th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 29, 1820

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Ethan Allen
(Revolutionary War Hero)

Ethan Allen
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 21st January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 12, 1789

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William Herschel
(Astronomer)

William Herschel
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 15th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: August 23, 1822
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Túpac Amaru II
(Revolutionary)

Túpac Amaru II
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Surimana-Canas, Cuzco, Viceroyalty of Peru
Died: May 18, 1781
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John Singleton Copley
(Anglo-American painter)

John Singleton Copley
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Boston, United States
Died: September 9, 1815

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Cesare Beccaria
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 15th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Milan
Died: November 28, 1794
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Arthur Phillip
(Navy officer)

Arthur Phillip
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cheapside, London, England
Died: August 31, 1814
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Joseph-Ignace Guillotin
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saintes, France
Died: March 26, 1814
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William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 14th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nottinghamshire, England
Died: October 30, 1809

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Silas Deane
(Diplomat)

Silas Deane
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Groton, Connecticut, United States
Died: September 23, 1789
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Aleijadinho
(Sculptor)

Aleijadinho
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Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Died: November 18, 1814

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John Walter
(Publisher)

John Walter
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 1st January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 16, 1812
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Nancy Ward
(Political leader)

Nancy Ward
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Chota, United States
Died: 1822 AD

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Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
(Governor-General of India (1786-1793, 1805))

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grosvenor Square, London, England
Died: October 5, 1805
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Benjamin West
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Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Springfield, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: March 11, 1820

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Jonathan Battishill
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 30th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Died: December 10, 1801
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Betje Wolff
(Novelist)

Betje Wolff
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Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 24th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vlissingen, Netherlands
Died: November 5, 1804

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John Beresford
(Statesman)

John Beresford
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Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ireland
Died: November 5, 1805
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Rufus Putnam
(Military officer)

Rufus Putnam
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 9th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sutton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 4, 1824

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Richard Montgomery
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 2nd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Swords, Ireland
Died: December 31, 1775
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Jacques François Dugommier
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Birthdate: 1st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Trois-Rivières, Guadeloupe
Died: November 18, 1794

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Jonathan Boucher
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Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cumberland, England
Died: April 27, 1804
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Claude Michel
(Sculptor)

Claude Michel
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Listed In: Sculptors
Birthdate: 20th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: March 29, 1814

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Jacques Delille
0
Listed In: Poets
Birthdate: 22nd June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Aigueperse, France
Died: May 1, 1813
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Thomas Nelson Jr.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yorktown, Virginia, United States
Died: January 4, 1789

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Mary Katherine Goddard
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Listed In: Publishers
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Connecticut, United States
Died: August 12, 1816
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Stanislas de Boufflers
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 31st May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: January 18, 1815

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Matvey Kazakov
(Architect)

Matvey Kazakov
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Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: November 7, 1812

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James Manning
(Minister)

James Manning
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: July 29, 1791

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Hayashi Shihei
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Listed In: Educators
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: July 28, 1793

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John Wolcot
(Satirist)

John Wolcot
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Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Devon, England
Died: January 14, 1819