Famous people born in 1759

Georges Danton

Georges Danton

Georges Danton was a French revolutionary

FrenchOctober 26, 1759253 views

William Pitt the Younger

William Pitt the Younger was a British politician who became the youngest Prime Minister at the age of 24

BritishMay 28, 1759198 views

Friedrich Schiller

Friedrich Schiller was a German poets, historian and philosopher

GermanNovember 10, 1759108 views

William Wilberforce

William Wilberforce was a leader of the abolitionist movement who put an end to slave trade and slavery in Britain

BritishAugust 24, 1759124 views

Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft was a British writer, philosopher and an advocate of women’s rights

BritishApril 27, 1759246 views

Robert Burns

Robert Burns was a famous Scottish poet and lyricist, who was also known as the national poet of Scotland

ScottishJanuary 25, 1759161 views