Famous People Born In 1742

Discover the most famous people born in 1742. The list includes people like Nathanael Greene, Yemelyan Pugachev, James Wilson, William Hooper, Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, revolutionaries, chemists and poets born in 1742. This list includes people from United States, England, Germany and many more countries.

Nathanael GreeneNathanael Greene
7th August, American
Military Commander
Yemelyan PugachevYemelyan Pugachev
30th November, Russian
Leader of Pugachev Rebellion

James WilsonJames Wilson
14th September, American, Scottish
Founding Fathers of the United States

William HooperWilliam Hooper
17th June, American
Former Delegate to the Continental Congress

Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount MelvilleHenry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville
28th April, British, Scottish
Advocate

Gebhard Leberecht von BlücherGebhard Leberecht von Blücher
16th December, German, Prussian
Prussian field marshal
Elizabeth FreemanElizabeth Freeman
30th November, American
midwife

Pope Pius VIIPope Pius VII
14th August, Italian
Pope

Agha Mohammad Khan QajarAgha Mohammad Khan Qajar
14th March, Iranian
Shah of Iran
Carl Wilhelm ScheeleCarl Wilhelm Scheele
9th December, German, Swedish
chemist, pharmacist

James RennellJames Rennell
3rd December, British
Geographer
Arthur MiddletonArthur Middleton
26th June, British, American
Politician

Manasseh CutlerManasseh Cutler
13th May, American
Clergyman

Philip AstleyPhilip Astley
8th January, British
Equestrian

Richard CoswayRichard Cosway
5th November, British
Painter

Isabella GrahamIsabella Graham
29th July, American, Scottish
Philanthropist
Charlotte von SteinCharlotte von Stein
25th December, German
Writer

Nicolas LeblancNicolas Leblanc
6th December, French
Chemist

Samuel ProvoostSamuel Provoost
11th March, American
Clergyman

William CombeWilliam Combe
25th March, British
Author
Roch-Ambroise Cucurron SicardRoch-Ambroise Cucurron Sicard
20th September, French
Abbot

Jean SenebierJean Senebier
6th May, Swiss
Pastor
Johan Herman WesselJohan Herman Wessel
6th October, Norwegian
Poet

Jean DaubervalJean Dauberval
19th August, French
Dancer

Lionel LukinLionel Lukin
18th May, British
Inventor
Ann BaileyAnn Bailey
30th November, British, American
Revolutionary