Famous People Born in February 1688

  • Feb 4 Pierre de Marivaux, French playwright and novelist (La Vie de Marianne), born in Paris, France (d. 1763)

Maria Louise van Hessen-KasselMaria Louise van Hessen-Kassel (1688-1765)

Feb 7 Princess of Orange and ancestor of all currently reigning monarchs in Europe, born in Kassel

  • Feb 8 Emanuel Swedenborg, Swedish philosopher, mathematician and mythic (The New Church), born in Stockholm, Swedish Empire (d. 1772)