Birthdays in History in 1725

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  • Feb 4 Dru Drury, English entomologist (d. 1804)
  • Feb 5 James Otis, American lawyer and patriot, born in Barnstable, Massachusetts (d. 1783)
  • Feb 25 Karl Wilhelm Ramler, German poet (Geistliche Kantaten)
  • Mar 11 Henry Benedict Stuart, pretender to the throne of Great Britain (d. 1807)
  • Mar 17 Lachlan McIntosh, Scottish-born American military and political leader (d. 1806)
  • Mar 20 Abdul Hamid I, Ottoman Sultan (d. 1789)
  • Mar 24 Samuel Ashe, Governor of North Carolina (d. 1813)
  • Mar 24 Thomas Cushing, American Continental Congressman and acting Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1788)
  • Mar 28 Andrew Kippis, English clergyman and biographer (d. 1795)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Apr 2 Giacomo Casanova, Italian writer, adventurer and famous lover, born in Venice, Italy (d. 1798)

Adventurer, Writer and famous Lover Giacomo Casanova
Adventurer, Writer and famous Lover
Giacomo Casanova
  • Apr 23 Saint Gerard Majella, Catholic saint (d. 1755)
  • Apr 25 Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel, British admiral (d. 1786)
  • May 12 Louis Philippe I, Duke of Orléans (d. 1785)
  • May 14 Ludovico Manin, last Doge of Venice (d. 1802)
  • May 25 Samuel Ward, American politician (d. 1776)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 1 Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, Comte de Rochambeau, French military leader (commander of the French Expeditionary Force that assisted the Thirteen Colonies), born in Vendôme, France (d. 1807)

Military Leader Comte de Rochambeau
Military Leader
Comte de Rochambeau
  • Jul 24 John Newton, English cleric and hymnist, born in Wapping, London (d. 1807)
  • Aug 21 Jean-Baptiste Greuze, French painter, born in Tournus, France (d. 1805)
  • Aug 29 Charles Townshend, English politician, 3rd Viscount of Townshend, born in Raynham Hall, Norfolk (d. 1767)
  • Sep 5 Jean-Étienne Montucla, French mathematician, born in Lyon, France (d. 1799)
  • Sep 12 Guillaume Le Gentil, French astronomer, born in Coutances, France (d. 1792)
  • Sep 16 Nicolas Desmarest, French geologist (d. 1815)
  • Sep 24 Sir Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (d. 1803)
  • Sep 25 Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French inventor who designed & built 1st automobile, born in Void, France (d. 1804)
  • Sep 29 Robert Clive, English explorer and founder (British empire in India), born in Styche, England (d. 1773)
  • Oct 12 Etienne Louis Geoffroy, French pharmacist and entomologist, born in Paris (d. 1810)
  • Oct 17 John Wilkes, English radical, journalist (The North Briton) and politician, born in London (d. 1797)
  • Oct 21 Franz Moritz Graf von Lacy, Austrian field marshal (d. 1801)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 11 George Mason, American statesman (Bill of Rights), born in Fairfax County, Colony of Virginia (d. 1792)

American Statesman George Mason
American Statesman
George Mason
  • Dec 18 Johann Salomo Semler, German historian and Bible commentator (d. 1791)