Famous People Who Died In 1782

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Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1782. This list includes people like Anne Bonny, Hyder Ali, Daniel Bernoulli, Johann Christian Bach, Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include mathematicians, poets, philosophers and emperors & kings who died in 1782. This list includes people from England, France, Germany and many more countries.
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Hyder Ali
(Ruler of Mysore)
Hyder Ali
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Birthdate: 1721 AD
Birthplace: Budikote
Died: December 6
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Daniel Bernoulli
(Mathematician)
Daniel Bernoulli
7
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 8, 1700
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Groningen
Died: March 17
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Johann Christian Bach
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 5, 1735
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: January 1
 4 
Farinelli
(Italian Castrato Singer Who was One of the Greatest Singers in the History of Opera)
Farinelli
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 24, 1705
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Andria, Italy
Died: September 16
Louisa Ulrika of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 24, 1720
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: July 16
 6 
Bartolina Sisa
(Revolutionary, Indigenous people)
Bartolina Sisa
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1750 AD
Birthplace: Corregimiento de La Paz
Died: September 5
 7 
Marquis of Pombal
(Secretary of State)
Marquis of Pombal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 13, 1699
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: May 8
 8 
Jacques de Vaucanson
(Inventor, Engineer)
Jacques de Vaucanson
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Birthdate: February 24, 1709
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Grenoble
Died: November 21
 9 
José Cadalso
(Spanish Military Officer and Writer Best Known for His ‘Cartas Marruecas’, an Epistolary Novel)
José Cadalso
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 8, 1741
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cádiz, Spain
Died: February 26
 10 
George Croghan
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 1718 AD
Birthplace: Ireland
Died: August 31
 11 
John Wood, the Younger
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: February 25, 1728
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bath, England
Died: June 18
 12 
Ange-Jacques Gabriel
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: October 23, 1698
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 4
 13 
Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
(Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)
Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 13, 1730
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wentworth, Yorkshire, England
Died: July 1
 14 
Henry Home, Lord Kames
(Scottish Writer, Philosopher, Advocate, Judge, and Agricultural Improver Known for His Elements of Criticism)
Henry Home, Lord Kames
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 1696 AD
Birthplace: Kames, Scotland
Died: December 27
 15 
Anna Göldi
(Witchcraft)
Anna Göldi
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 24, 1734
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sennwald, Switzerland
Died: June 13
Sir John Pringle, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: April 10, 1707
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Roxburghshire, Scotland
Died: January 18
 17 
William Emerson
(Mathematician)
William Emerson
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 14, 1701
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hurworth-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Died: May 20
Princess Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt
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Birthdate: August 20, 1752
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: May 22
 19 
Sophie of France
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 27, 1734
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Palace of Versailles, France
Died: March 2
 20 
Pietro Metastasio
(Former poet remembered for his libretti for works of eighteenth-century opera seria)
Pietro Metastasio
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 3, 1698
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: April 12
Andreas Sigismund Marggraf
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 3, 1709
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: August 7
 22 
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville
(French Cartographer Who Developed the Art of Map-Making)
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville
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Birthdate: July 11, 1697
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 28
 23 
Johann Friedrich Schönemann
(Actor)
Johann Friedrich Schönemann
0
Birthdate: October 21, 1704
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Crossen, Germany
Died: March 16