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Gebeurtenissen:

Geboren:
1 Augustus - Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, Frans bioloog.


Overleden:
25 April - Anders Celsius, Zweeds astronoom en uitvinder van de temperatuurschaal Celsius.


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See: Wikipedia.
Events:
February 14 - Henry Pelham becomes Prime Minister of England.
Battle of Dettingen.

Births:
February 13 - Sir Joseph Banks, British naturalist and botanist.
February 19 - Luigi Boccherini, Italian classical music performer.
February 23 - Mayer Amschel Rothschild, banker (+ 1812).
March 4 - Johann David Wyss, Swiss author, (+ 1818).
April 13 - Thomas Jefferson, later 3rd President of the United States(+ 1826).
August 26 - Antoine Lavoisier (French chemist aka father of modern chemistry).
September 17 - Marquis de Condorcet, mathematician, philosopher, and political scientist.

Deaths:
January 29 - Cardinal André-Hercule de Fleury, Bishop of Fréjus, chief minister of France
under Louis XV.


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