Birthdays in History in 1748

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  • Feb 6 Adam Weishaupt, founder of the Bavarian Illuminati (d. 1811)
  • Feb 9 Luther Martin, American patriot (d. 1826)
  • Feb 15 Jeremy Bentham, London England philosopher/originator (Utilitarian)
  • Mar 5 Jonas C. Dryander, Swedish botanist (d. 1810)
  • Mar 8 William V of Orange, Stadtholder of the Dutch Republic
  • Mar 10 John Playfair, Scotland, clergyman/geologist/mathematician
  • Apr 12 Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, French botanist (d. 1836)
  • Apr 27 Adamantios Korais, Greek humanist scholar (d. 1833)
  • May 7 Olympe de Gouges, playwright and feminist revolutionary (d. 1793)
  • May 16 Antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch
  • Jun 30 Jacques D "comte" Cassini, French astronomer
  • Jul 31 Isaac Ouwater, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist
  • Aug 13 Pieter L van de Kasteele, Dutch politician/patriot
  • Aug 30 Jacques-Louis David, France, Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat)
  • Oct 7 Charles XIII, King of Sweden (1809-18)/Norway (1814-18)
  • Nov 11 King Charles IV of Spain (d. 1819) Reigned 1788-1808
  • Nov 12 Carlos IV, King of Spain (1788-1808)
  • Dec 9 Claude Louis Berthollet, French chemist (d. 1822)