Famous People Born in 1730

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  • Jan 3 Charles Palissot de Montenoy, French writer/politician
  • Jan 12 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer
  • Jan 14 William Whipple, merchant/judge (Declaration of Independence signer)
  • Jan 15 John Malchair, German-born English artist, violinist and composer, born in Cologne (d. 1812) baptismal date
  • Jan 23 Joseph Hewes, US merchant (Declaration of Independence signer)
  • Feb 21 Charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter
  • Feb 23 Christian Joseph Lidarti, composer
  • Mar 7 Baron de Breteuil, French statesman (d. 1807)
  • Mar 11 Otto Friedrich Müller, Copenhagen, Danish Naturalist who was a pioneer in the study of microorganisms including bacteria, diatoms, and infusoria
  • Mar 27 Thomas Tyrwhitt, English classical scholar (d. 1786)
  • Mar 31 Étienne Bézout, French mathematician (d. 1783)
  • Apr 21 Antonin Kammel, composer
  • Apr 25 Fedele Fenaroli, composer
  • May 10 George Ross, US judge (signed Declaration of Independence)

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May 13 Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquis of Rockingham, British Prime Minister (Whig: 1765-66, 1782), born in Wentworth, Yorkshire, England (d. 1782)

British Prime Minister Charles Watson-Wentworth
British Prime Minister
Charles Watson-Wentworth
  • May 29 William Jackson (Jackson of Exeter), English composer and organis born in Exeter (d. 1803)
  • Jun 7 Georg von Pasterwiz, composer
  • Jun 14 Antonio Maria Gasparo Giaccino Sacchini, composer [or Jul 23 1734]
  • Jun 20 Nonnosus Madlseder, composer
  • Jun 21 Norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist
  • Jun 26 Charles Joseph Messier, astronomer (cataloguer of "M objects")
  • Jul 12 Josiah Wedgwood, English pottery designer and manufacturer (Wedgwood), born in Burslem
  • Aug 27 Johann Georg Hamann, German counter-enlightenment philosopher ("Reason is language"), born in Königsberg, Kingdom of Prussia (d. 1788)
  • Sep 17 Friedrich WLGA von Steuben, Prus/US inspector-gen of Washington's army
  • Oct 1 Richard Stockton, US attorney/signer (Declaration of Independence)
  • Oct 14 Jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer
  • Oct 17 Ernestus Weinrauch, composer
  • Nov 10 Oliver Goldsmith, Ireland, novelist/dramatist (She Stoops to Conquer) (d. 1774)
  • Nov 16 Gualtherius "Wouter" van Doeveren, Zealand-Flanders physician
  • Dec 8 John Ingen Housz, Dutch/English personal physician of Maria Theresia
  • Dec 8 Jan Ingenhousz, Dutch-born British physiologist and botanist (d. 1799)
  • Dec 14 Capel Bond, English composer, born in Gloucester (d. 1790)
  • Dec 25 Philip Mazzei, Italian physician and friend of Thomas Jefferson (d. 1816)