Birthdays in History in December 1776

  • Dec 3 Johann Spurzheim, German neuroscientist (d. 1832)
  • Dec 16 Johann Wilhelm Ritter, German physicist (d. 1810)
  • Dec 27 Nikolay Kamensky, Russian general (d. 1811)
  • Dec 29 Charles Macintosh, Scotland, patented waterproof fabric