Birthdays in History in 1745

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Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jan 1 Anthony Wayne, American military leader (Legion of the United States), born in Easttown Township, Province of Pennsylvania (d. 1796)

Military Leader Anthony Wayne
Military Leader
Anthony Wayne
  • Jan 6 Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier, Annonay, Ardèche, French inventors and 1st pioneer balloonist (Montgolfière-style hot air balloon)
  • Jan 7 Johann Christian Fabricius, Tønder, Danish Entomologist (named nearly 10,000 species)
  • Jan 9 Caleb Strong, 6th and 10th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1819)
  • Jan 23 William Jessop, English canal engineer (d. 1814)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Feb 18 Alessandro Volta, Italian physicist and inventor of the 1st battery, born in Como, Italy (d. 1827)

Physicist and Inventor Alessandro Volta
Physicist and Inventor
Alessandro Volta
  • Feb 20 Henry James Pye, English poet, British Poet Laureate (1790-1813), born in London (d. 1813)
  • Mar 10 John Gunby, Maryland Soldier in the American Revolutionary War (d. 1807)
  • Apr 20 Philippe Pinel, physician, founder of psychiatry
  • Apr 29 Oliver Ellsworth, 3rd Chief Justice Supreme Court (1796-1800)
  • Jun 8 Caspar Wessel, Danish mathematician (d. 1818)
  • Jul 13 Robert Calder, British naval officer (d. 1818)
  • Jul 17 Petr Alekseevich Pahlen, Russian general (d. 1826)
  • Jul 28 Piotr A von der Pahlen, milt governor (St Petersburg)
  • Sep 16 Mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov, Russian field marshal (d. 1813)
  • Sep 23 John Sevier, Tennessee, indian fighter (Gov/Rep-Tn)
  • Nov 24 Maria Louisa of Spain, Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1792)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 12 John Jay, American statesman, 1st US Chief Justice, born in New York City

Ist US Chief Justice John Jay
Ist US Chief Justice
John Jay
  • Dec 24 Benjamin Rush, Byberry Pa, physician/general/signer (Declaration of Independence)