Birthdays in History in 1766

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  • Jan 25 Hans CE Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king Willem I
  • Feb 13 Thomas Malthus, British economist and demographer (Law of Malthus), born in Guildford, England (d. 1834)
  • Mar 4 Emanuel ADMJ, French historian (Napoleon)
  • Apr 15 Friedrich Bouterwek, German philosopher/critic
  • Apr 22 Madame de StaĆ«l, French author (d. 1817)
  • Apr 24 Robert Bailey Thomas, founder (Farmer's Almanac)
  • Jul 6 Alexander Wilson, Scottish-born naturalist (d. 1813)
  • Jul 8 Dominique Jean Larrey, French surgeon (d. 1842)
  • Jul 9 J Schopenhauer, writer
  • Jul 9 Jacob Perkins, Newburyport Massachusetts, American Inventor
  • Jul 20 Thomas Bruce, earl of Elgin & Kincardine, British diplomat
  • Aug 1 Jeffrey Wyatville, architect
  • Sep 6 John Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter
  • Sep 13 Samuel Wilson, possible namesake of Uncle Sam (d. 1854)
  • Sep 25 Armand-Emmanuel, duc de Richelieu, French PM (1815-18, 1820-21)
  • Oct 22 Hans CE Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king
  • Oct 23 Emmanuel, marquis de Grouchy, French marshal (d. 1847)
  • Nov 2 Joseph Radetzky von Radetz, Austrian field marshal (d. 1858)
  • Nov 24 J J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist
  • Dec 1 Nikolai Mikhailovich Karamzin, Russian writer (d. 1826)