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Birthdays in History in 1658

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 9 Nicolas Coustou, French sculptor (Descente de Croix)
  • Feb 13 Jan B. Wellekens, Dutch poet and painter
  • Feb 18 Charles-Irénée Castel de Saint-Pierre, French writer (d. 1743)
  • Mar 5 Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, french colonial governor of America
  • Apr 19 Johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine (1690-1716), born in Düsseldorf, Germany (d. 1716)
  • Jul 25 Archibald Campbell, 1st Duke of Argyll, Scottish privy councillor, born in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland (d. 1703)
  • Oct 5 Mary of Modena, Queen of James II of England, born in Ducal Palace, Modena (d. 1718)
  • Oct 19 Adolf Friedrich II of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1704)