Birthdays in History in 1736

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  • Jan 19 James Watt, Scotland, inventor (steam engine)
  • Jan 19 Laurens P van de Spiegel, Dutch regent/secretary of State 1787-95
  • Jan 25 Joseph-Louis Lagrange, Turin, Italy, mathematician and astronomer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Feb 29 Ann Lee, American founder of the Shakers, born in Manchester, England (d. 1784)

Founder of the Shakers Ann Lee
Founder of the Shakers
Ann Lee
  • Mar 23 Iman Willem Falck, Dutch governor of Ceylon (1765-83), born in Colombo, Sri Lanka (d. 1785)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

May 29 Patrick Henry, American Revolutionary and Founding Father famous for his "Give me liberty or give me death" speech, born in Studley, Colony of Virginia, British America (d. 1799)

American Revolutionary and Founding Father Patrick Henry
American Revolutionary and Founding Father
Patrick Henry
  • Jun 5 Corneille F de Nelis, Flemish scholar/bishop of Antwerp
  • Jun 14 Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, physicist (formulated Coulomb's Law)
  • Jul 10 Maria, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh (d. 1807)
  • Aug 26 Jean-Baptiste L. Romé de l'Isle, French chemist (d. 1790)
  • Sep 4 Robert Raikes, England, Sunday school pioneer
  • Sep 10 Carter Braxton, US farmer/signer (Declaration of Independence)
  • Sep 15 Jean-Sylvain, French historian (History of France)
  • Sep 16 Johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician
  • Nov 3 Christian Brunings, Dutch hydraulic engineer
  • Nov 11 Johann H Schepp, German/Neth engraver
  • Nov 26 Charles-Joseph Panckoucke, French publisher (Mercure de France)