Famous People Born in 1648

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  • Jan 1 Elkanah Settle, English writer (d. 1724)
  • Feb 3 Louis Bouteiller, composer
  • Feb 23 Arabella Churchill, English mistress of James II of England (d. 1730)
  • Apr 4 Grinling Gibbons, sculptor/woodcarver
  • Apr 7 Ferdinand van Kessel, Flemish painter
  • Apr 7 John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby, English statesman and poet (d. 1721)
  • Apr 9 Henri de Massue, Marquis de Ruvigny, 1st Viscount Galway, French soldier and diplomat (d. 1720)
  • Apr 13 Jeanne Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon, French mystic (d. 1717)
  • Apr 16 John Luyken, poet/etcher (Duytse Lyre)
  • Apr 26 Pedro II, King of Portugal (1683-1706)

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Aug 9 Johann Michael Bach, German composer (In Dulci Jubilo), born in Arnstadt, Germany (d. 1694)

  • Sep 6 Johann Schelle, German composer, born in Geising (d. 1701)
  • Nov 27 Peter Codde, RC apostole vicar (1688-1704)
  • Dec 7 Giovanni Maria Capelli, composer
  • Dec 15 Gregory King, English statistician (Natural & Political Observations)