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1717Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French Enlightenment philosophe/mathematician (Encyclopédie), (d. 1783)

1717 Birthdays
Date Event
Jan 4
Antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer 
Jan 5
William Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman (d. 1793) 
Jan 28
Mustafa III, Ottoman Sultan (d. 1774). Reigned 1757-74. 
Jan 29
Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal 
Feb 2
Ernst Gideon Freiherr von Laudon, Austrian field marshal (d. 1790) 
Feb 10
Pierre de La Garde, composer 
Feb 19
David Garrick, actor/producer/writer (Aboan-Oroonoko), (d. 2013) 
Feb 19
David Garrick, Richard III 
Feb 24
Bernhard Hupfeld, composer 
Feb 26
John Randall, composer 
Mar 26
Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer 
Mar 31
Florian Wrastill, composer 
Apr 9
Georg Matthias Monn, composer 
Apr 30
Guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer 
May 13
Maria Theresa, Empress of Austria (Wife of emperor Franz I) 
Jun 8
John Collins, American politician (d. 1795) 
Jun 19
Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer 
Jun 20
Jacques Saly, French sculptor (d. 1776) 
Jun 27
Louis Guillaume Lemonnier, French botanist (d. 1799) 
Jul 5
Pedro III of Portugal, consort of Maria I of Portugal (d. 1786) 
Aug 13
Christoph Nichelsmann, German composer 
Aug 13
Louis François I, Prince of Conti, French military leader (d. 1776) 
Aug 15
Blind Jack, English roadbuilder (d. 1810) 
Sep 4
Job Orton, English minister (d. 1783) 
Sep 22
Pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Swedish astronomer (d. 1783) 
Sep 24
Horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto) 
Oct 5
Marie-Anne de Mailly-Nesle duchess de Châteauroux, French mistress of King Louis XV of France (d. 1744) 
Nov 16
Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French Enlightenment philosophe/mathematician (Encyclopédie), (d. 1783) 
Dec 9
Johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist (History of Ancient Art) 
Dec 16
Elizabeth Carter, English writer (d. 1806) 
Dec 20
Charles Gravier, comte de Vergennes, French statesman and diplomat (d. 1787) 
Dec 25
Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italy, Pope (1775-99) 
Dec 27
Pope Pius VI (d. 1799) 
24
Horace Walpole, Castle of Otranto 
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