Famous people born in 1736

James Watt

James Watt

James Watt was a Scottish engineer and instrument maker, who is known for his invention of the first modern steam engine

ScottishJanuary 19, 1736177 views

Joseph Louis Lagrange

Joseph Lagrange was an accomplished Italian enlightenment era mathematician and astronomer This biography profiles his childhood, career, life, research and timeline.

FrenchJanuary 25, 1736109 views

Charles Augustin De Coulomb

Charles Coulomb was the French physicist who developed Coulomb’s law

FrenchJune 14, 1736180 views

Patrick Henry

Patrick Henry was an American politician, orator and a revolutionary leader who brought Virginian independence in the 1770s

AmericanMay 29, 1736147 views