Birthdays in History in 1704

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  • Jan 1 Soame Jenyns, English writer (d. 1787)
  • Feb 12 Charles Pinot Duclos, French writer (d. 1772)
  • Feb 28 Louis Godin, French astronomer (d. 1760)
  • Apr 10 Benjamin Heath, English classical scholar (d. 1766)
  • Jun 4 Benjamin Huntsman, English inventor and manufacturer (d. 1776)
  • Jun 17 John Kay, English inventor (d. 1780)
  • Jun 22 John Taylor, English classical scholar (d. 1766)
  • Jun 24 Jean-Baptiste de Boyer, Marquis d'Argens, French writer (d. 1771)
  • Jul 15 August Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in North America
  • Jul 16 John Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle
  • Jul 31 Gabriel Cramer, Swiss mathematician (paradox of Cramer)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aug 5 William Allen, Mayor of Philadelphia, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Mayor of Philadelphia William Allen
Mayor of Philadelphia
William Allen
  • Oct 9 Ján Andrej Segner, Slovak and German mathematician, physicist, and physician (d. 1777)
  • Oct 17 Willem Bentinck, orangist
  • Oct 29 John Byng, British admiral (d. 1757)
  • Nov 1 Paul Daniel Longolius, German encylopedist (d. 1779)
  • Nov 17 Salomeja Neris, [S Bacinskaite-Buciene], Latvian poet
  • Nov 28 Jacob Mossel, governor-general (Dutch East Indies)
  • Dec 8 Anton de Haen, medical expert (Ratio Medendi)