Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, also known as Gianbattista or Giambattista Tiepolo (March 5, 1696 - March 27, 1770) was a Venetian painter and printmaker. He was ...
Ernst Gottlieb Baron
Ernst Gottlieb Baron (1696-1760) - Presto, last movement of his sonata for recorder and guitar played by Annette Struck and Boris Björn Bagger live in Bruchs...
Andrea Zani
ARCHIVIO DELLA SINFONIA MILANESE Orchestra Atalanta Fugiens Stefano Barneschi*, Fabio Ravasi, Isabella Bison, Luca Giardini, Alberto Stevanin*, Daniela Beltr...
Maurice Greene (composer)
Maurice Greene was, in many ways, the most naturally gifted of Handel's English contemporaries - the one English composer of the period according to JA Ful...
Francesca Cuzzoni
As an example of what NOT to do when singing a Handel duet... I wonder what she was thinking :) G.F.Handel Io t'abbraccio Rodelinda, re de' Longobardi, HWV...
Tamar of Kartli
Tamar (Georgian: თამარი; 1696 – 12 April 1746) was a Georgian royal princess of the Bagrationi dynasty, a daughter of King Vakhtang VI of Kartli, of the Mukhranian branch, and the second wife of K...
Anne O'Brien, 2nd Countess of Orkney
Anne Douglas-Hamilton, 2nd Countess of Orkney (1696 – 6 December 1756) was a Scottish noblewoman and the eldest daughter of Field Marshal George Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, and Elizabeth Villiers.Sh...
Armand de Vignerot du Plessis
Armand de Vignerot du Plessis (13 March 1696 – 8 August 1788) was a French soldier, diplomat and statesman. Joining the army, he participated in three major wars and eventually rose to the rank of Mar...
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Samuel Johnson (American educator)
The Reverend Doctor Samuel Johnson (October 14, 1696 – January 6, 1772) was a clergyman, educator, and philosopher in colonial British North America. He was a major proponent of both Anglicanism...
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Giovanni Lorenzo Berti
Giovanni Lorenzo Berti (Johannes Laurentius Berti) (1696–1766) was an Italian Augustinian theologian.The General of the Order of Hermits of St. Augustine, Schiaffinati, instructed him to write a book,...
John Strange (English politician)
Sir John Strange KC PC (1696 – 18 May 1754) was a British politician and judge. He was born to another John Strange and his second wife, Mary Plaistowe. He became a student at the Middle Temple on 11 ...
Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar
Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar (German: Johann Ernst von Sachsen-Weimar) (25 December 1696 – 1 August 1715) was a German prince, son by his second marriage of Johann Ernst III, Duke of Saxe-Weimar. D...
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Caspar Wistar (glassmaker)
Caspar Wistar (born Wüster) (February 3, 1696 – March 21, 1752) was a German-born glassmaker and landowner in Pennsylvania. One of the first German colonists in Pennsylvania, he became a leader of tha...
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Charles Gray (English politician)
Charles Gray FRS (baptised 20 September 1696 in Colchester, Essex, England - 12 December 1782) was a lawyer, antiquary and Tory Member of Parliament for Colchester.Gray was baptised in 1696, the only ...
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Francis Drake (antiquary)
Francis Drake (January 1696 – 16 March 1771) was an English antiquary and surgeon, best known as the author of an influential history of York, which he entitled Eboracum after the Roman name for the c...
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John Campbell, 3rd Earl of Breadalbane and Holland
John Campbell, 3rd Earl of Breadalbane and Holland KB (10 March 1696 – 26 January 1782), styled Lord Glenorchy from 1716 until 1752, was a Scottish nobleman, diplomat and politician.
Campbell was ...
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Henry Gally
Henry Gally, D.D. (1696-1769) was an English divine and classical scholar.
Gally was the son of the Rev. Peter Gally, a French Protestant refugee, was born at Beckenham, Kent, in August 1696. He w...
Jean Girard
Jean Girard (8 August 1696 – 23 February 1765) was a French organist, serpent player, and schoolmaster who was primarily active in Canada. He was one of the first professional musicians living and wor...
Frederick William, Prince of Solms-Braunfels
Prince Frederick William of Solms-Braunfels (11 January 1696 in Braunfels – 24 February 1761, ibid.) was the first Prince of Solms-Braunfels. He was the son of Count William Maurice of Solms-Braunfels...
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Conrad Weiser
Conrad Weiser (November 2, 1696 – July 13, 1760), born Johann Conrad Weiser, Jr., was a Pennsylvania German (a.k.a., Pennsylvania Dutch) pioneer, interpreter and effective diplomat between the Pennsyl...
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Alured Clarke (priest)
Alured Clarke (1696–1742) was Dean of Exeter between 1741 and 1742.
He was the son of Alured Clarke, of Godmanchester in Huntingdonshire, who died on 28 October 1744, aged 86, by his second wife, ...
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Thomas Simson
Thomas Simson (1696–1764) was a Scottish medical academic at the University of St Andrews.
He was born in 1696. He obtained the degree of MD from the University of Glasgow in 1720, and two years ...
Augustus III of Poland
Augustus III (Polish: August III, Lithuanian: Augustas III; 17 October 1696 – 5 October 1763) was King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania from 1734 until 1763, as well as Elector of Saxony ...
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Marco Foscarini
Marco Foscarini (born Venice, February 4, 1696 – died there March 31, 1763) was a Venetian poet, writer and statesman who served as the 117th Doge of Venice from May 31, 1762 until his death. He stud...
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Sir Archibald Grant, 2nd Baronet
Sir Archibald Grant (25 September 1696–17 September 1778), 2nd Baronet in his early life was a company speculator and the Member of parliament for Aberdeenshire, 1722–1732. After his expu...
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War of the Austrian Succession
The War of the Austrian Succession (1740–48) involved most of the powers of Europe over the question of Maria Theresa's succession to the realms of the House of Habsburg. The war included King George'...
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Kanakaraya Mudali
Pedro Kanakaraya Mudaliar was the chief dubash and a broker for the French East India Company. He remained in service for the longest period of 24 years between 1722 and 1746, specially during the ear...
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Johann Caspar Vogler
Johann Caspar Vogler (23 May 1696 – 3 June 1763) was a German organist and composer taught by Johann Sebastian Bach.
He was born in Hausen, near Arnstadt; from 1706 he studied with Johann Sebastia...
William Oldys
William Oldys (14 July 1696 – 15 April 1761) was an English antiquarian and bibliographer.
The illegitimate son of Dr William Oldys, chancellor of Lincoln, London was probably his place of birth. ...
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Domenico Maria Fratta
Domenico Maria Fratta (1696 – 1763) was an Italian painter and engraver, active in his native Bologna.He studied under Giovanni Maria Viani, Carlo Rambaldi, and Donato Creti. He abandoned the ar...