Famous People Born In 1766

Discover the most famous people born in 1766. The list includes people like Thomas Robert Malthus, John Dalton, José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia, Samuel Wilson, Germaine de Staël and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include composers, inventors, poets and physicists born in 1766. This list includes people from England, France, United States & Austria and many more countries.

John DaltonJohn Dalton
6th September, British
 
Thomas Robert MalthusThomas Robert Malthus
13th February, British
Political Economist

José Gaspar Rodríguez de FranciaJosé Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia
6th January, Paraguayan
Politician

Samuel WilsonSamuel Wilson
13th September, American
Meat-packer

Germaine de StaëlGermaine de Staël
22nd April, French
Philosopher

Joseph Radetzky von RadetzJoseph Radetzky von Radetz
2nd November, Austrian, Czech
Military personnel
Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of ElginThomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin
20th July, British
Diplomat

Barbara FritchieBarbara Fritchie
3rd December, American
Patriot

Franz Xaver SüssmayrFranz Xaver Süssmayr
22nd July, Austrian
Composer
Dominique Jean LarreyDominique Jean Larrey
8th July, French
Surgeon

Nikolay KaramzinNikolay Karamzin
12th December, Russian
Writer
William Hyde WollastonWilliam Hyde Wollaston
6th August, British
Chemist, Physicist, Engineer, Metallurgist

Nguyễn DuNguyễn Du
3rd January, Vietnamese
Vietnamese poet

Charles MacintoshCharles Macintosh
29th December
Chemist, Inventor

Rodolphe KreutzerRodolphe Kreutzer
16th November, French
Violinist

Samuel WesleySamuel Wesley
24th February, British
Organist
Jacob PerkinsJacob Perkins
9th July, American
Inventor

John JonesJohn Jones
30th November, Welsh
Lexicographer

Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, duc de RichelieuArmand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, duc de Richelieu
14th September, French
Statesman

Maine de BiranMaine de Biran
29th November, French
Philosopher
Sir John Leslie, 4th BaronetSir John Leslie, 4th Baronet
10th April, Scottish
Mathematician

Emmanuel, comte de Las CasesEmmanuel, comte de Las Cases
21st June, French
Author
Carolina NairneCarolina Nairne
16th August, Scottish
Songwriter

Arthur WoolfArthur Woolf
31st October, British
Engineer

Robert BloomfieldRobert Bloomfield
3rd December, British
Poet
Yaakov Yitzchak RabinowiczYaakov Yitzchak Rabinowicz
30th November, Polish
Religious leader

Robert RossRobert Ross
30th November, Irish
officer
Albertine Necker de SaussureAlbertine Necker de Saussure
9th April, Swiss
Writer

Carlo Giuseppe Guglielmo BottaCarlo Giuseppe Guglielmo Botta
6th November, Italian
Historian

Friedrich BouterwekFriedrich Bouterwek
15th April, German
Critic
Hans Christoph Ernst von GagernHans Christoph Ernst von Gagern
25th January, German
Freiherr

Jean Charles Dominique de LacretelleJean Charles Dominique de Lacretelle
3rd September, French
Historian
Pierre Hyacinthe AzaïsPierre Hyacinthe Azaïs
1st March, French
Philosopher

Friedrich Dionysus WeberFriedrich Dionysus Weber
30th November, Austrian
 

Halvor HoelHalvor Hoel
4th February, Norwegian
Farmer