On This Day

July 1682 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 10 Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg, German Lutheran missionary to India, born in Pulsnitz, Saxony (d. 1719)
  • Jul 10 Roger Cotes, English mathematician (Newton–Cotes formulas), born in Burbage, Leicestershire, England (d. 1716)

Deaths in History

  • Jul 12 Jean Picard, French astronomer, dies at 61