On This Day

Famous People Born in December 1699

  • Dec 8 Maria Josepha of Austria, Queen consort of Poland (1734-57), born in Hofburg Palace, Vienna, Austria (d. 1757)
  • Dec 19 William Bowyer, English printer (d. 1777)
  • Dec 23 Joseph Gibbs, English composer and organist, born in Colchester (d. 1788)