Birthdays in History in 1722

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  • Jan 3 Fredric Hasselquist, Swedish naturalist (d. 1752)
  • Jan 26 Alexander Carlyle, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scottish church leader (Moderator of the General Assembly 1770)
  • Feb 19 Tiphaigne de la Roche, French writer (d. 1774)
  • Apr 11 Christopher Smart, English poet & journalist (Ceremony of Carols)
  • May 11 Peter Camper, Leyden Holland, anatomist/professor (Amsterdam)
  • May 29 James FitzGerald, 1st Duke of Leinster, Irish politician (d. 1773)
  • Jul 16 Joseph Wilton, sculptor
  • Jul 22 Jean-Noel/Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian
  • Aug 9 Augustus William, Prince of Prussia (d. 1758)
  • Aug 11 Richard Brocklesby, English physician (d. 1797)
  • Sep 5 Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony (d. 1763)
  • Sep 16 Gabriel Christie, British general (d. 1799)
  • Sep 22 John Home, Scottish writer (d. 1808)

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Sep 27 Samuel Adams, US revolutionary and politician (Lt Gov-Mass, 1789-94), born in Boston, Massachusetts

US Revolutionary Samuel Adams
US Revolutionary
Samuel Adams
  • Oct 2 Leopold Widhalm, Austrian luthier (d. 1776)
  • Nov 5 William Byron, 5th Baron Byron, English duelist (d. 1798)
  • Nov 19 Leopold Auenbrugger, Austrian physician (d. 1809)
  • Nov 19 Benjamin Chew, Chief Justice of colonial Pennsylvania (d. 1810)
  • Nov 22 Hryhorii Skovoroda, Ukrainian poet (d. 1794)
  • Nov 30 Theodore Gardelle, Swiss painter and enameler (d. 1761)
  • Dec 1 Anna Louisa Karsch "Die Karschin", German poet, born in Hammer, Silesia (d. 1791)
  • Dec 23 Axel Fredrik Cronstedt, Turinge, Swedish Chemist who discovered nickel and tungsten
  • Dec 30 Charles Yorke, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain (d. 1770)