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.

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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 1 Yemelyan Pugachev

Yemelyan Pugachev
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Listed In: Revolutionaries
Famous As: Leader of Pugachev Rebellion
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Volgograd Oblast, Russia
Died: January 21, 1775

 2 Nathanael Greene

Nathanael Greene
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military Commander
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Potowomut, Rhode Island, United States
Died: June 19, 1786

 3 Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar

Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Shah of Iran
Birthdate: 14th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gorgān, Iran
Died: June 17, 1797
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 4 Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher

Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Prussian field marshal
Birthdate: 16th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Toitenwinkel, Rostock, Germany
Died: September 12, 1819
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 5 Pope Pius VII

Pope Pius VII
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cesena, Italy
Died: August 20, 1823

 6 Carl Wilhelm Scheele

Carl Wilhelm Scheele
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Listed In: Chemists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 9th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stralsund, Germany
Died: May 21, 1786
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 7 Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville

Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Advocate
Birthdate: 28th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: May 28, 1811
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 8 Elizabeth Freeman

Elizabeth Freeman
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Listed In: Nurses
Famous As: midwife
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Claverack
Died: December 28, 1829
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 9 James Rennell

James Rennell
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Famous As: Geographer
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chudleigh, England
Died: March 29, 1830

 10 James Wilson

James Wilson
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Famous As: Founding Fathers of the United States
Birthdate: 14th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fife
Died: August 21, 1798
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 11 Philip Astley

Philip Astley
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Equestrian
Birthdate: 8th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newcastle-under-Lyme, England
Died: January 27, 1814

 12 Suzanne Simone Baptiste Louverture

Suzanne Simone Baptiste Louverture
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Hait
Died: May 19, 1816
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 13 William Hooper

William Hooper
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Famous As: Former Delegate to the Continental Congress
Birthdate: 17th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Boston
Died: October 14, 1790

 14 Arthur Middleton

Arthur Middleton
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 26th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Charleston
Died: January 1, 1787
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 15 Manasseh Cutler

Manasseh Cutler
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Famous As: Clergyman
Birthdate: 13th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Killingly, Connecticut, United States
Died: July 28, 1823

 16 Richard Cosway

Richard Cosway
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tiverton, England
Died: July 4, 1821
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 17 Charlotte von Stein

Charlotte von Stein
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Eisenach, Germany
Died: January 6, 1827

 18 Ann Bailey

Ann Bailey
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: November 22, 1825
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 19 Nicolas Leblanc

Nicolas Leblanc
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Issoudun, France
Died: January 16, 1806

 20 Roch-Ambroise Cucurron Sicard

Roch-Ambroise Cucurron Sicard
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Abbot
Birthdate: 20th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Le Fousseret, France
Died: May 10, 1822
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 21 Samuel Provoost

Samuel Provoost
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Clergyman
Birthdate: 11th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: September 6, 1815

 22 William Combe

William Combe
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: June 19, 1823
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 23 Isabella Graham

Isabella Graham
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philanthropist
Birthdate: 29th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: July 27, 1814

 24 Jean Senebier

Jean Senebier
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pastor
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: July 22, 1809
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 25 Johan Herman Wessel

Johan Herman Wessel
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Akershus, Norway
Died: December 29, 1785

 26 Jean Dauberval

Jean Dauberval
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Listed In: Ballet Dancers
Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: 19th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montpellier, France
Died: February 14, 1806
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 27 Lionel Lukin

Lionel Lukin
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Great Dunmow, England
Died: February 16, 1834

 28 Jean-Baptiste Krumpholz

Jean-Baptiste Krumpholz
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 8th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Town, Prague, Czechia
Died: February 19, 1790
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 29 Bon-Joseph Dacier

Bon-Joseph Dacier
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Famous As: Historian, Philologist
Birthdate: 1st April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Valognes, France
Died: February 4, 1833