Famous people born in 1731

    Benjamin Banneker

    Benjamin Banneker

    Benjamin Bannekar was an African American scientist and a strong advocate of racial equality

    Henry Cavendish

    Henry Cavendish was a theoretical chemist and physicist, renowned for discovery of hydrogen and calculation of the mass of earth

    BritishOctober 10, 1731806 views

    Robert Treat Paine

    Robert Treat Paine was a lawyer cum politician and one of the Founding fathers of America

    AmericanMarch 11, 173181 views

    William Cowper

    William Cowper was an English poet and hymnodist and one of the pioneers of Romantic poetry

    BritishNovember 26, 173192 views

    Martha Washington

    Martha Washington, wife of George Washington the first president of the United States, was the first First Lady of the United States

    AmericanJune 2, 1731245 views