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Famous Birthdays In 1685

Monday, 22 December 2014

Jan 07 In the year 1685 birth of gerard George Clifford, Dutch director of East India Company

Jan 07 Jonas Alströmer, Swedish industrialist (d. 1761) was born on this day in history.

Jan 18 In the year 1685 birth of tiberius Hemsterhuis, Dutch Classical prof, baptized

Feb 08 On this day in history birth of charles-Jean-François Hénault, French historian (d. 1770)

Feb 10 On this day in history birth of aaron Hill, English playwright/poet (Tragedy of Zara)

Feb 23 George Friedrich Handel, Halle Germany, organist/composer (Messiah) was born on this day in history.

Mar 12 George Berkeley, Ireland, philosopher/bishop of Cloyne was born in the year 1685.

Mar 17 Jean-Marc Nattier, French portrait painter was born in the year 1685.

Mar 18 Ralph Ersine, Scottish minister (d. 1752) was born on this day in history.

Mar 21 Johann Sebastian Bach, Eisenach Germany, composer (Mattheus-Passion) was born in the year 1685.

Jun 03 In the year 1685 birth of cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat

Jun 30 Dominikus Zimmermann, German architect/painter (Liebfrauenkirche) was born on this day in history.

Jun 30 John Gay, author (Baggars' Opera) was born on this day in history.

Jun 30 On this day in history birth of john Gay, British writer (d. 1732)

Jul 03 In the year 1685 birth of sir Robert Rich, 4th Baronet, British cavalry officer (d. 1768)

Aug 01 Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni, composer was born on this day in history.

Aug 18 On this day in history birth of brook Taylor, England, mathematician, discoverer of Taylor's Theorem

Sep 15 In the year 1685 birth of gottfried Kirkhoff, composer

Sep 16 On this day in history birth of john Gay, English poet (Beggar's Opera)

Sep 30 Gunther Jacob Wenceslaus, composer was born in the year 1685.

Oct 01 Charles VI, German emperor/king of Spain (1711-40) was born on this day in history.

Oct 01 Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1740) was born in the year 1685.

Oct 26 Domenico Scarlatti, Naples Italy, composer/harpsichordist was born on this day in history.

Oct 26 Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, composer was born in the year 1685.

Nov 17 Pierre Gaultier, French-Canadian trader and explorer (d. 1749) was born in the year 1685.

Dec 06 Marie-Adélaïde of Savoy, mother of Louis XV of France (d. 1712) was born on this day in history.

Dec 12 On this day in history birth of lodovico Giustini, composer

Dec 17 On this day in history birth of thomas Tickell, English writer (d. 1740)

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Famous Deaths In 1685

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02 In the year 1685 death of harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603)

Jan 06 In the year 1685 malachias Siebenhaar, composer, dies at 68

Feb 02 Charles II, King of England/Scotland/Ireland (1660-85), dies at 54 in the year 1685.

Feb 11 In the year 1685 david Teniers III, Flemish painter, dies at 46

Feb 24 In the year 1685 death of charles Howard, 1st Earl of Carlisle, English politician and military leader (b. 1629)

Mar 22 In the year 1685 death of emperor Go-Sai of Japan (b. 1638)

May 02 Adriaen van Ostade, Dutch painter, buried died on this day in history.

May 15 On this day in history henri Otto, Spanish marquis of Caretto/Savona/Grana, dies