Events noted in 1735

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1730 1740


Died: Adam, James a French translator of some note

Born: Adams, John late president of the United States of America

Died: Aguesseau, Henry Francis D' statesman

Publication: “Le Songe d'AlcU biade,” by Albert, Louis Joseph D' grandson of the constable de Luynes

Publication: “Tempe Helvetica,” by Altmann, John George divine

Publication: “Remarques de chemie touchant la preparation de certains remedes,” by Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

Publication: “Proposition d'une mesure de la terre dont il resulte une diminution considerable vers sa circonference sur les paralleles,” by Anville, John-Baptiste Bourignon D' first geographer to the king of France (?–1782)

Publication: “Additiones et correctiones bibliothecsE Benedicto-Casinensis,” by Armellini, Mariano Benedictine

Publication: “Thesaurus Dissert, selectissimarum.” by Arntzenius, Otho was born in 1703

Publication: “Memoires” by Arvieux, Laurence D' scholar

Publication: “Lettres critiques de Hadji-Mehemet-Effendi,” by Arvieux, Laurence D' scholar

Died: Audran, John the third son of Germain Audran

Died: Baier, John James physician

Born: Banks, Thomas an eminent English sculptor

Publication: “Disputa-io de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus,” by Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus philosopher

Born: Beattie, James philosopher

Publication: “Recherches sur les Theatres de France,” by Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De writer

Born: Beccaria, Bonesana Mauquis Cæsar writer

Publication: “Notitia Hungariee novae historico-geographica,” by Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary

Publication: “Architecture Hydraulique,” by Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Born: Bergman, Sir Torbern philosopher

Publication: “A Defence of Freethinking in Mathematics,” by Berkeley, George prelate

Publication: “La Cantica de Cantici di Salomone tradotta in versi Toscani con annotazioni,” by Bianchini, Joseph Maria scholar

Born: Bierkander, Claude naturalist

Publication: “Theatre de Piemont e de la Savoie,” by Blaeu, William an eminent printer

Publication: “The Life of the Emperor Julian,” by Bleterie, John Philip Rene De La was born at Rennes

Publication: “De Lue Venerea;” by Boerhaave, Herman physician

Died: Boileau, John James canon of the church of St

Publication: “Voyage Merveilleux du prince FanFeredin dans la Romancie, &c.” by Bougeant, William Hyacinth historian

Born: Boys, William esq. F. A. and L. S. S. was born at Deal in Kent

Publication: “An answer to the plain account of the Sacrament,” by Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. divine

Born: Brown, John author of what has been called the Brunonian system in medicine

Died: Browne, Peter a native of Ireland

Publication: “Hales’s Vegetable Statics,” by Buffon, George Louis Le Clerc, Count Of naturalist

Publication: “The Literary Magazine,” by Chambers, Ephraim author of the scientific dictionary which goes under his name

Publication: “Reply to Mr. Gibbon’s Vindication,” by Chelsum, James divine

Died: Chetwood, Knightly was born in 1652

Born: Colardeau, Charles Peter poet

Died: Cordara, Junus Caesar Jesuit

Publication: “Scripture Politics,” by Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

Publication: “M use’s Looking-glass.” by Dodsley, Robert poet

Publication: “Remarks on a late pompous work,” by Douglas, James physician

Died: Duchat, Jacob Le a French editor

Died: Duncan, Daniel physician

Died: Eccles, John composer

Born: Farmer, Richard critic

Born: Feller, Francis Xavier De an ex-jesuit

Died: Fortiguerra, Nicolas poet

Died: Glanvil, John war born at Broad Hinton in 1664

Publication: “Plurality of Worlds.” by Glanvil, John war born at Broad Hinton in 1664

Publication: “Supplement” by Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

Publication: “Observations sur les ecrits modernes.” by Granet, Francis deacon of the church of Aix

Died: Gua, John Paul De a learned French abbé

Publication: “Essay on Satire,” by Harte, Walter divine

Died: Hearne, Thomas antiquary

Died: Higgons, Bevil younger son of sir Thomas

Died: Hollis, Thomas esq. of Corscombe in Dorsetshire; a gentleman whose “Memoirs.” have been printed in two splendid volumes (17201774)

Died: Hottinger, John-Henry writer

Publication: “The Theatre,” by Hughes, John poet

Died: Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French

Publication: “Conspectus Physiologic,” by Juncker, Gottlob John physician

Born: King, Edward antiquary

Born: Lightfoot, Jofln botanist

Publication: “Medical Practice in curing Fevers,” by Lobb, Theophilus physician

Publication: “A new, complete, and universal system or body of Decimal Arithmetic,” by Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

Publication: “The young student’s Memorial Book, or Patent Library,” by Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

Publication: “A Description of Egypt, from the Memoirs of M. Maillet,” by Mascrier, John Baptist De a French abbé

Born: Meyer, Jeremiah painter

Born: Millar, John professor of law in the university of Glasgow

Died: Moore, John writer

Publication: “Translation of the Notes in the Second Part of the Othman History, by Prince Cantemir,” by Morant, Philip antiquary

Died: Mordaunt, Charles earl of Peterborough

Publication: “The Life of Dr. Edward Littleton,” by Morell, Thomas scholar

Publication: “Imperius injuria vapulans.” by Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

Born: Oberlin, Jeremiah James scholar

Publication: “Maniere de Penser,” by Orsi, John Joseph poet

Publication: “De artificio linguarum,” by Pluche, Antony writer

Publication: “Collections of Harangues,” by Porée, Charles Jesuit

Publication: “A translation of Dryden’s play, All for Love,” by Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

Born: Raikes, Robert a printer at Gloucester

Born: Ramsden, Jesse an excellent optician and mechanist

Publication: “The Analyst;” by Robins, Benjamin mathematician (?–1751)

Died: Robinson, Anastasia an accomplished musical performer

Born: Robinson, Robert divine

Publication: “Paradise Lost,” by Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

Born: Sabbathier, Francis writer

Born: Sacchini, Anthony-Maria-Gaspar musician (?–1786)

Publication: “Ladies Diaries,” by Simpson, Thomas professor of mathematics in the king’s academy at Woolwich

Publication: “Conic Sections,” by Simson, Robert mathematician

Died: Stewart, Matthew mathematician

Died: Thompson, William poet

Publication: “A Vindication of the gospel of St. Matthew,” by Twells, Leonard divine

Born: Vandermonde a learned member of the French Institute

Died: Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

Born: Walker, George mathematician

Died: Wesley, Samuel divine

Born: Whitaker, John divine

Born: Woollett, William one of the most eminent of modern engravers in England


Born: Alexander, John writer

Born: Alstroemer, Claude was born in 1736

Born: Amner, Richard divine

Born: Anfossi, Pascal musician

Publication: “Mesure conjecturale de la terre sur l‘equateur, en consequence de l’etendue de la mer du Sud,” by Anville, John-Baptiste Bourignon D' first geographer to the king of France (?–1782)

Publication: “Grazioli, De antiquis Mediolani aedificiis,” by Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

Publication: “De Morbis Veuereis, libri’sex,” by Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Born: Aubry, John Baptist Benedictine

Publication: “Dictionarium domesticum, or a household dictionary,” by Bailey, Nathan the author of a well-known dictionary of the English language

Born: Bailly, John Sylvanus astronomer

Died: Bate, Julius divine

Publication: “Saturnales Francoises,” by Baume, James Francis De La canon of the collegiate church of St

Died: Behrens, Conrad Bertold physician

Publication: “Programma de pia matre,” by Bergen, Charles Augustus De anatomist

Publication: “Querist;” by Berkeley, George prelate

Died: Bernardi, John usually called major Bernardi

Died: Bertin, Nicholas painter

Died: Boehmer, Justin Henning lawyer

Publication: “Sur la maniere de traiter la Petite Verole,” by Bouillet, John writer

Publication: “Recueil des lettres, et autres pieces pour servir a I'histoire de Pacademie de Beziers,” by Bouillet, John writer

Publication: “A preface to a translation, by Mrs. Thompson, of the history of the memorable and extraordinary calamities of Margaret of Anjou, queen of England, &c. by the chevalier Michael Baudier,” by Carte, Thomas historian

Died: Clerc, John Le writer

Publication: “O ratio de Usu Artis Anatomicse, Florent.” by Cocchi, Anthony of Florence

Publication: “History of the Council of Trent,” by Courayer, Peter Francis divine

Publication: “Dissertation sur la Pierre des reins et de la vessie,” by Desault, Peter physician

Born: Egerton, Francis third duke of Bridgewater

Publication: “History of the Pleas of the Crown,” by Emlyn, Thomas divine

Died: Eugene, Francis prince of Savoy

Died: Fahrenheit, Gabriel Daniel the celebrated improver of the thermometer

Born: Falconer, Thomas an English gentleman of extraordinary talents and attainments

Publication: “Le Maschere Sceniche e figure Comiche de' antichi Romani,” by Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist

Died: Fontanini, Juste archbishop

Born: Fordyce, George physician

Publication: “Le fidele fortifie par la grace,” by Formey, John Henry Samuel writer

Born: Forskal, Peter naturalist (?–1763)

Died: Fouillou, James a celebrated licentiate of the Sorbonne

Born: Fowler, Thomas an English

Died: Freind, Robert was born in 16'67

Died: Gibert, John Peter LL. D. and D. D. a learned canonist of the same family as the preceding

Publication: “Institutions Ecclesiastiques et Beneficiales.” by Gibert, John Peter LL. D. and D. D. a learned canonist of the same family as the preceding

Publication: “Deliciae eruditorum,” by Glycas, Michael was one of the Byzantine historians

Publication: “The German Poets, published by John Joachim, a Suabian,” by Gottsched, John Christopher poet

Died: Guay-Trouin, Rene Du a French naval officer

Died: Hamilton, George earl of Orkney

Publication: “A History of Asia, Africa, and Europe, from the end of the fabulous ages,” by Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Publication: “Sylloge scriptorum de pronunciations Grascae Linguae,” by Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Born: Hawes, William physician

Died: Hawksmoor, Nicholas architect

Publication: “A Vindication of the History of the Septuagint,” by Hayes, Charles esq. a very singular person

Publication: “Julius Caesar,” by Heusinger, John Michael divine

Publication: “An Illustration of Mr. Daniel Neale’s History of the Puritans, in the article of Peter Smart, M. A. from original papers, with remarks.” by Hunter, Christopher antiquary

Born: Jebb, John son of Dr (?–1786)

Born: Jephson, Robert the author of some dramas and poems of considerable merit

Born: Julien, Simon artist

Publication: “Conspectus Pathologiac,” by Juncker, Gottlob John physician

Born: Lagrange, Joseph Louis mathematician

Publication: “Deliciae eruditorum, seu veterum anecdoton opusculorum collectanea,” by Lami, John an Italian ecclesiastic

Died: Lethieullier, Smart, Esq. gentleman-commoner of Trinity college

Born: Levesque, Peter Charles writer

Born: Linguet, Simon Nicholas Henry writer

Publication: “Flora Lapponica.” by Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

Publication: “La Religione di Gentili tiel morire,” by Maffei, Francis Scipio writer

Publication: “Description and use of both the Globes, the Armillary Sphere and Orrery,” by Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

Publication: “Gallus glorias J. Christi, Spiritusque Sancti obtrectator, publicae contemtioni expositus,” by Mosheim, John Lawrence divine (16951755)

Publication: “An Impartial Examination of the second volume of Mr. Daniel Neal’s History of the Puritans. In which the reflections of that author, upon king James I. and king Charles I. are proved to be groundless; his misrepresentations of the conduct of the prelates of those times, fully detected; and his numerous mistakes in history, and unfair way of quoting his authorities, exposed to public view,” by Neal, Daniel divine

Publication: “A complete Catalogue of all the Discourses written both for and against Popery, in the time of King James the Second; containing in the whole an account of four hundred and fifty-seven Books and Pamphlets, a great number of them not mentioned in the three former Catalogues; with references after each title, for the more speedy finding a further Account of the said Discourses and their Authors in sundry Writers, and an Alphabetical List of the Writers on each side.” by Peck, Francis antiquary

Publication: “L'Art de Guerir par la Saigne*e,” by Quesnay, Francis physician

Publication: “History of the World,” by Ralegh, Sir Walter or'Rawlegh

Born: Rome De L'Isle, John Baptist Louis a distinguished French mineralogist

Born: Runciman, Alexander painter

Died: Sale, George a learned Englishman

Died: Seba, Albert an apothecary of Amsterdam

Publication: “On Scurvy,” by Shaw, Peter physician

Born: Solander, Daniel Charles naturalist

Born: Steevens, Geokge a celebrated commentator on the works of Shakspeare

Born: Stockdale, Percival writer

Publication: “Survey of the Cathedral Church of Worcester,” by Thomas, William born in 1670

Died: Thuillier, Vincent Benedictine

Born: Tooke, John Horne a man of very considerable literary abilities

Publication: “Letter about the Quakers Tithe Bill,” by Trapp, Joseph divine

Publication: “Dissertauo de differentiis quibusdam inter hominem natum et nascendum intercedentibus,” by Trew, Christopher James naturalist

Born: Vauvilliers, John Francis writer

Publication: “De praestantia Grsecarum literarum,” by Vauvilliers, John Francis writer

Publication: “Concilia Magnse Britanniæ,” by Wilkins, David divine (?–1745)

Died: Yalden, Thomas divine and poet


Publication: “Histoire de la ville de Montpellier, depuis son origine,” by Aigrefeuille, Charles D' antiquary

Born: Alberti Di Villanova, Francis D' author of the best French and Italian

Died: Alkemade, Cornelius Van antiquary

Born: Andrews, James Pettit writer

Died: Anselme, Antony preacher (16521737)

Publication: “Practica del fora Veneto,” by Argellati, Francis was born at Bologna

Died: Armellini, Mariano Benedictine

Publication: “Pro Latina eruditorum lingua,” by Arntzenius, Otho was born in 1703

Publication: “Memoires pour servir a l'Histoire naturelle cle Languedoc,” by Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Publication: “Relazione dell' Aurora Boreale, veduta in Roma,” by Baldini, John Francis antiquary

Publication: “Defense des propheties de la religion Chretienne,” by Baltus, John Francis Jesuit

Publication: “Clavis diplomatica, specimina veterum scripturarum tradens, &c.” by Baring, Daniel Eberhard was born in 1690 in Hildesheim

Died: Beach, Thomas writer

Publication: “Historical Account of Thomas Sutton, esq. and of his Foundation in the Charter-house,” by Bearcroft, Philip master of the Charterhouse

Publication: “Lettres d‘Heloise & d’Abailard,” by Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De writer

Born: Berg, John Peter divine

Publication: “Concorde des livres de la Sagesse, on Morale du St. Esprit,” by Besoigne, Jerome a doctor of the Sorbonne

Publication: “Fr. Bianchini astronomicæ et geographicæ observationes selectæ ex ejus autographis, &c. cura et studio Eustachii Manfredi,” by Bianchini, Francis astronomer

Publication: “Professor Greaves’s miscellaneous works,” by Birch, Thomas writer

Publication: “De la distribution des maisons de plaisance,” by Blondel, James Francis and a man of abilities

Publication: “Historia Insectorum, sive Biblia Naturae,” by Boerhaave, Herman physician

Born: Bordeu, Francis brother to Theophilus

Publication: “Remarques sur les Tusculanes de Ciceron, avec une dissertation sur Sardanapale, dernier roi d'Asyrie,” by Bouhier, John president a mortier of the parliament of Dijon

Publication: “The Strollers,” by Breval, John Durant De son of Francis Durant de Breval

Publication: “De Praxi medica ineunda,” by Brownrigg, William physician

Publication: “Memoirs of the Lives and Characters of the family of the Boyles,” by Budgell, Eustace writer

Died: Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

Publication: “Thesaurus Zeylanicus, exhibens Plantas in Insula Zeylana nascentes, Iconibus illustratus,” by Burman, John once a pupil of Boerhaave

Died: Butler, Joseph prelate

Publication: “Farther reasons, addressed to parliament, for rendering more effectual an act of queen Anne, relating to the vesting in authors the right of copies, for the encouragement of learning, by R. H.” by Carte, Thomas historian

Born: Chambers, Sir Robert for several years chief justice of the supreme court of judicature in Bengal

Publication: “Meditatio sacra in verba S. Pauli, quee beatitudinem in Domino morientium veram ac certam demonstrat,” by Cramer, John Rodolphus divine

Publication: “Oeuvres diverses,” by Crousaz, John Peter De mathematician

Publication: “Examen de l‘Essai sur l’homme, poeme de M. Pope,” by Crousaz, John Peter De mathematician

Died: Cunningham, Alexander historian

Born: Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

Died: Desault, Peter physician

Died: Dithmar, Justus Christopher professor of the law of nature and nations

Publication: “Church History of England,” by Dodd, Charles historian

Publication: “Toy-shop.” by Dodsley, Robert poet

Born: Donaldson, John artist

Born: Eckhel, Joseph Hilary antiquary

Publication: “Hortus Cliffortianus,” by Ehret, George Dionysius painter

Died: Estrees, Victor Marie D' born in 1660

Publication: “The Muses Library,” by Fairfax, Edward poet (15801632)

Publication: “Universae Physiologiae Conspectus,” by Fizes, Anthony physician

Publication: “Mercure et Minerve% ou choix de nouvelles, &c.” by Formey, John Henry Samuel writer

Born: Forsyth, William an able horticulturist

Publication: “Quatuor Tentamina in re numaria vetere,” by Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

Born: Galvani, Lewis from whose name the appellation of Galvanism was given to a supposed new principle in nature

Publication: “Anatomy of a Horse” by Garsault, Francis Alexander De was grandson of M. de Garsault

Born: Geddes, Alexander divine

Publication: “History and Practice of Civil Actions in the Common-pleas,” by Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

Publication: “Truth defended, c.” by Gill, John divine

Publication: “Musaeum Etruscum,” by Gorio, Anthony Francis antiquary

Publication: “Exercitationes quatuor medicse,” by Gorter, John De physician

Publication: “De l‘etatdes Sciences en France, depuis la mort de Charlemagne jusqu’a cello du roi Robert,” by Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

Born: Grand, John Baptist Le was born at Amiens

Died: Green, Matthew poet

Publication: “The Spleen” by Green, Matthew poet

Died: Harte, Walter divine

Died: Hecquet, Philip physician

Publication: “Thesaurus Zeylanicus,” by Hermann, Paul botanist

Died: Hoffmann, Frederick physician

Publication: “New Danger of Presbytery,” by Hooper, Dr. George divine

Publication: “Miscellanies in Verse and Prose” by Hughes, Jabez was the younger brother of Mr

Publication: “Treatise of Human Nature;” by Hume, David historian

Died: Hutchinson, John an English autnor

Born: Jenner, Charles writer

Died: Johnson, Samuel one of the most eminent and highly-distinguished writers of the eighteenth century

Publication: “The Works of the Learned” by Jurin, James born in 1684

Died: Imperiali, Joseph Renatus cardinal

Died: Iselin, James Christopher in Latin Iselius

Publication: “Siface,” by Leonardo, Leo principal organist of the chapel royaj at Naples

Publication: “Genera Plantarum,” by Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

Publication: “Dioscorides Secundus.” by Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

Died: Lovibond, Edward poet

Died: Lucas, Paul traveller

Publication: “Leonidas,” by Lyttelton, George writer

Died: Mautour, Philibert Bernard Moreau De born at Beaune in 1654

Publication: “Notizie Historiche e Critiche, intorno alia vita, alle inventione, ed agli Scritti di Archimede Siracusano,” by Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia

Publication: “Lettre a un ami, sur la suppression de la Charge de Bibliothecaire du roi en France,” by Mercier, Bartholomew bibliographer

Died: Micheli, Peter Anthony botanist

Publication: “The History of England, by way of Question and Answer,” by Morant, Philip antiquary

Died: Neumann, Caspar an eminent chemist

Died: Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16431727)

Publication: “The British Librarian, exhibiting a compendious Review of all unpublished and valuable books, in all sciences,” by Oldys, William bibliographer

Born: Paine, Thomas writer

Publication: “Amcenitates,” by Palearius, Aonlus writer

Publication: “The Works of the Learned,” by Pemberton, Henry physician

Publication: “The Beggar’s Opera.” by Pepusch, John Christopher one of the greatest theoretic musicians of modern times

Died: Pergolesi, John Baptist one of the most excellent of the Italian composers

Born: Petty, William second lord Wycombe

Publication: “Elemens du Pilotages,” by Pezenas, Esprit Jesuit

Publication: “Universal Passion,” by Quin, James a celebrated actor

Born: Revickzky, Count Charles statesman

Publication: “Opera Medica Universa,” by Riviere, La'Zarus an eminent French physicist

Publication: “Theatre Francois,” by Rotrou, John De poet

Publication: “and a cordial love to the exercise of Christian discipline among them, extended not to a few external particulars only, as dress and address, but also to the inordinate pursuit of riches, to lukewarmness, and to profaneness, and all immorality.” by Rutty, John writer

Died: Saurin, Joseph mathematician

Publication: “Vindiciae secundum libertatem pro Maronis jEneide, cui manum Jo. Harduinus nuper assertor injecerat,” by Saxius, Christopher historian

Died: Scheuchzer, John James naturalist

Died: Smith, Joseph younger brother of the preceding Dr

Publication: “Hydrostatical and Pneumatical Lectures,” by Smith, Robert the very learned successor of Bentley as master of Trinity college

Publication: “Letters” by Solis, Antonio De writer

Died: Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Born: Towers, Joseph writer

Publication: “High flown episcopal and priestly claims freely examined, in a dialogue between a country gentleman and a country vicar,” by Towgood, Micajah divine

Born: Townley, Charles scholar

Died: Tozzetti, John Targioni botanist

Publication: “An Introduction to Psalmody,” by Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

Publication: “Answer to the Inquiry into the meaning of the Demoniacks in the New Testament,” by Twells, Leonard divine

Died: Villefore, Joseph Francis Bourgoin De a French biographer

Publication: “A Review of the doctrine of the Eucharist, as laid down in scripture and antiquity,” by Waterland, Daniel divine

Born: Watson, Henry a gallant officer and able engineer

Born: Watson, Richard prelate

Died: Willymot, William a teacher of considerable note

Born: Wintle, Thomas divine

Born: Zouch, Thomas divine


Born: Abbt, Thomas writer

Publication: “Historia Monarchiarum orbis antiqui,” by Abel, Gaspar a native of Halberstadt

Born: Abercromby, Sir Ralph a British officer of great bravery and talents

Publication: “La Medicine et la Chirurgie des pauvres,” by Alexander, Nicholas Benedictine

Born: Almon, John bookseller

Publication: “Cleon a Eudoxe, touchant la pre-eminence de la Medicine sur la Chirurgie.” by Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

Publication: “Petri Artedi, Sueci medici, Ichthyologia, sive opera omnia de Piscibus,” by Artedi, Peter naturalist

Publication: “Lettera scritta ad un suo amico, in prova che San Filippo d'Argira fu mandate dal principe degli apostoli San Pietro,” by Attardi, Bonaventure monk

Publication: “Lezioni soprala Passione di nostro Signer,” by Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

Born: Baldinger, Ernest Gottfried physician

Born: Battishill, Jonathan composer

Publication: “Historia regni Graecorum Bactriani,” by Bayer, Theophilus Siegfrid was born in 1694

Died: Bel, John James counsellor of the parliament of Bourdeaux

Publication: “Dictionnaire portatif de l'ingenieur,” by Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Born: Bentinck, William Henry Cavendish third duke of Portland

Born: Benzel De Sternau, Anselm Francis De a privy counsellor of the electorate of Meritz

Publication: “Programma de nervis quibusdam cranii ad novem paria hactenus non relatis,” by Bergen, Charles Augustus De anatomist

Publication: “Electa disceptationum forensium,” by Berger, John Henry De lawyer

Publication: “Hydrodyriamica,” by Bernoulli, Daniel philosopher

Publication: “Arcana sacra bibliothecaram Dresdensium,” by Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

Publication: “Del palazzo de' Cesari, opera postuma,” by Bianchini, Francis astronomer

Publication: “Perspiratio dicta Hippocrati, per universum corpus anatomice illustrata,” by Boerhaave, Abraham Kaan professor of medicine in the university of Petersburg

Born: Buchan, Elspeth the foundress of a set of modern fanatics

Died: Burman, Francis was born at Utrecht

Died: Carmichael, Gekhhom, M. A. was born at Glasgow in 1682

Publication: “Method of Study, or a useful library,” by Carte, Thomas historian

Born: Cerutti, Joseph Anthony Joachim poet

Publication: “Bibliotheque Historique,” by Chais, Charles divine

Born: Chandler, Richard antiquary

Publication: “Histoire et description gene*rale du Japon,” by Charlevoix, Peter Francis Xavier De Jesuit

Publication: “Essay,” by Clarke, Dr. Alured divine

Born: Cochran, William artist

Born: Cornwallis, Charles, First Marquis

Died: Cramer, John Andrew of another family

Publication: “Commentaire sur la traduction en vers de M. l‘abbé du Resnel, de l’essai de M. Pope,” by Crousaz, John Peter De mathematician

Publication: “An Examination of Mr. Pope’s Essay on Man containing a succinct view of the system of the fatalists, and a confutation of their opinions with an illustration of the doctrine of free-will, and an inquiry what view Mr. Pope might have in touching upon the Leibnitzian philosophy and fatalism,” by Crousaz, John Peter De mathematician

Publication: “Acta Eruditorum.” by Crusius, Christian professor of eloquence at Wittemberg

Publication: “Tusculanarum disputationum, libri quinque,” by Davies, John critic

Publication: “Livy,” by Drakenborch, Arnold an eminent classical editor

Publication: “Ducatiana,” by Duchat, Jacob Le a French editor

Died: Duval, Valentine Jamerai a man of extraordinary talents

Born: Edwards, Edward the late teacher of perspective in the royal academy

Died: Eryceira, Francis Xavier De Meneses, Count D' great grandson of the foregoing

Publication: “De Tumoribus in Genere,” by Fizes, Anthony physician

Born: Fleurieu, Charles Peter Clarel De zm evninmt French hydrographer

Publication: “Correspondence entre deux amis sur la succession de Juliers et de Bergues,” by Formey, John Henry Samuel writer

Publication: “Sermons sur le mystere de la naissance de Jesus Christ,” by Formey, John Henry Samuel writer

Died: Fox, Francis clergyman

Publication: “Animadversiones in quosdam numos veteres urbium,” by Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

Died: Frowde, Philip poet

Died: Gaupp, John divine

Publication: “Thesaurus Numismatum,” by Gesner, John Matthew critic

Publication: “Treatise of the Court of Exchequer,” by Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

Publication: “Observations on Poetry, especially Epic, occasioned by the late poem upon Leonidas,” by Glover, Richard poet

Died: Greene, Thomas prelate

Born: Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip writer

Died: Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Died: Hammond, Anthony, Esq. descended from a family long situated at Somersham-place

Died: Harris, George an English civilian

Publication: “Reguin et imperatorum Romanorum numismata, ducis Croyiaci, et Arschotani, &c.” by Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Publication: “Dionysius Periegetes,” by Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Publication: “A Critical Examination-of the Holy Gospels according to St. Matthew and St. Luke, with regard to the history of the birth and infancy of our Lord Jesus Christ,” by Hayes, Charles esq. a very singular person

Died: Helsham, Richard doctor of physic

Born: Hermann, John professor of botany and the materia medica at Strasburgh

Died: Hoogeveen, Henry a very celebrated Dutch philologer

Publication: “An Inaugural Speech at Culembourg,” by Hoogeveen, Henry a very celebrated Dutch philologer

Died: Kerkherdere, John Gerard a learned professor of the university of Louvain

Born: Klotz, Christian Adolphus critic

Died: Labat, John Baptist traveller

Publication: “Modern Theory of Physic,” by Langrish, Browne physician

Publication: “Recueil de divers Merits servant a Pe‘claircissement de l’histoire fie France,” by Lebeuf, John antiquary

Publication: “A^horismi Botanici,” by Ludwig, Christian Theophilus writer

Born: Macpherson, James an author whose fame rests chiefly on his being the editor of Ossian’s poems

Died: Maillet, Benedict De a French theorist of some note

Publication: “Anti-Cotton, ou Refutation de la lettre declaratoire du P. Cotton, avec un dissertation,” by Marchand, Prosper an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted (16781756)

Died: Michaelis, John Henry a learned orientalist

Died: Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain

Died: Moor, Karel De painter

Publication: “De Paradise, regnique celestis gloria liber, ad versus Burnetii librum de statu mortuorum,” by Muratori, Lewis Anthony antiquary

Publication: “Antiquitates Italicae medii aevi, post declinationem Romani imperii ad ann. 1500,” by Muratori, Lewis Anthony antiquary

Died: Papillon, Philibert a learned canon of la Chapelle-au Riche

Publication: “A Review of the Controversy about the meaning of Demoniacs in the New Testament,” by Sharpe, Gregory master of the Temple

Born: Shaw, Cuthbert poet

Publication: “Travels” by Shaw, Thomas traveller

Died: Sheridan, Thomas the intimate friend of Dean Swift

Publication: “De Linguae Etruriic Regalis vernacula Dissertatio,” by Swinton, John antiquary

Born: Thompson, Edward writer

Publication: “An abstract of English grammar,” by Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

Publication: “Chronologic de l‘historie sainte et des histoires etrangeres depuis la sortie d’Egypte jusqu'a la captivite de Babylone,” by Vignoles, Alphonso Des a learned chronologist

Publication: “The Divine Legation” by Warburton, William prelate

Publication: “The Nicene and Athanasian creeds, so far as they are expressive of a co-equal and co-eternal Trinity in Unity, and of perfect Godhead and manhood in one only Christ, explained and confirmed, &c. in eight sermons preached at lady Moyer’s Lecture, in the years 1733 and 1734,” by Wheatley, Charles the author of an excellent illustration of the Book of Common Prayer

Born: Williams, David a literary and religious projector of some note (17381816)

Died: Yorke, Philip earl of Hardwicke


Publication: “Histoire Ecclesiastique de Montpellier,” by Aigrefeuille, Charles D' antiquary

Publication: “Commentatio ad constitutionem criminalem Caroli V.” by Alberti, Michael physician

Publication: “Stirpium rariorum in imperio Rutheno sponte provenientinm icones et descriptiones,” by Amman, John Conrad physician

Born: Anderson, James writer

Publication: “Mulierum Graecarum quae oratione prosa usae sunt, fragmenta et elogia, Graec. et Lat.” by Anyta the name of a Greek lady

Publication: “Thesaurus novus veterum Inscriptionum,” by Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

Publication: “De iis qui prætii pariicipandi caussa semet venundari patiuntur.” by Arnaud, George D' critic (17111740)

Born: Arnold, Samuel composer

Publication: “The Examiner examined, &c. (against Calcott) with some observations upon the Hebrew Grammar,” by Bate, Julius divine

Publication: “Metaphysica,” by Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus philosopher

Publication: “Pa re re intorno al taglio delia macchiadi Viareggio,” by Beccaria, James Bartholomew physician

Publication: “Virgil’s Husbandry, with notes critical and rustic;” by Benson, William critic

Died: Bernard, Samuel an opulent financier of France

Publication: “Le Aritichita di Aquileja profane e sacre,” by Bertoli, John Dominick antiquary

Publication: “De conchis minus notis liber,” by Bianchi, John naturalist

Born: Blum, Joachim Christian poet

Publication: “Considerations upon the institution of Marriage, with some thoughts concerning the force and obligation of the marriage contract; wherein is considered, how far divorces may or ought to be allowed. By a gentleman. Humbly submitted to the judgment of the impartial,” by Booth, Henry earl of Warrington

Publication: “Amusement philosophique sur le Langagedes Betes,” by Bougeant, William Hyacinth historian

Publication: “Historical account of a degradation of gold made by an anti-elixir; a strange chemical narrative,” by Boyle, Robert philosopher

Publication: “De Conchis minus notis,” by Boys, William esq. F. A. and L. S. S. was born at Deal in Kent

Publication: “Explication of the flux and reflux of the sea,” by Brancas Villeneuve, Andrew Francis abbe d'Aulnay

Died: Brandel, Peter painter

Publication: “A complete vindication of the Licensers of the Stage from the malicious and scandalous aspersions of Mr. Brooke, author of GustavusVasa,” by Brooke, Henry writer

Publication: “Piscatory Eclogues,” by Browne, Moses vicar of Olney in Buckinghamshire

Publication: “Dissertatio Epistol. de Vita Hier. Wolfii,” by Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

Publication: “La Medicine Raisonnee,” by Bruhier, John James D' Ablaincourt physician

Publication: “Poetarum Scotorum Musae Sacrae,” by Buchanan, George historian

Publication: “The time and quantity of an eclipse of the moon.” by Canton, John philosopher

Publication: “A queslion on the cause of the thunder and lightning which happened on the fourth of that month.” by Canton, John philosopher

Publication: “A collection of original letters and papers, concerning the affairs of England, from 1641 to 1660,” by Carte, Thomas historian

Died: Catrou, Francis writer

Died: Cockburn, Catharine a lady much distinguished by her literary accomplishments

Publication: “The Lent of the litigious ecclesiastical Courts,” by Concina, Daniel divine

Publication: “De antiquitatibus academicis dissertationes septem,” by Conringius, Hermannus one of the eminent publicists of Germany

Publication: “Horatii logica,” by Crousaz, John Peter De mathematician

Publication: “Histoire du Christianisme d‘Ethiope & d’Armenie,” by Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La writer

Publication: “Nouvelles Lettres de Pierre Bayle,” by Desmaiseaux, Peter a fellow of the royal society of London

Publication: “The Soutlj Sea Dream,” by Ellis, John writer

Died: Felton, Henry divine

Born: Fenn, Sir John antiquary

Publication: “Bibliotheca Belgica,” by Foppens, John Francis historian

Publication: “Sermons sur divers textes de Tecriture sainte,” by Formey, John Henry Samuel writer

Publication: “Libellus de methodo concinnandi formulas medicamentorum,” by Gaubius, Jerome David physician

Publication: “The Preface to M. Colbert’s works,” by Gaultier, John Baptist was born about 1685

Publication: “Twenty-five plates of all the Egyptian Mummies, and other Egyptian Antiquities in England,” by Gordon, Alexander a native of Scotland

Publication: “Flora Virginica,” by Gronovius, John Frederick botanist

Publication: “La Sainte Bible traduite sur les textes originaux, avec les differences de la Vulgate,” by Gros, Nicholas Le a learned French theologian

Publication: “Paraphrase on the New Testament,” by Guyse, John divine

Publication: “Historia Placitorum Coronie, or History of the Pleas of the Crown,” by Hale, Sir Matthew lawyer

Publication: “Commentarii ad Hermanni Boerhaave Praelectiones Academicas, &c.” by Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Born: Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

Publication: “Observations made on ten persons who have taken the Medicament of Mrs. Stephens;” by Hartley, David physician

Died: Hastings, Lady Elizabeth a lady of high rank and higher virtues

Born: Hewson, William anatomist

Publication: “A Report of divers Cases in Pleas of the Crown, adjudged and determined, in the reign of the late King Charles the Second, with directions for justices of the peace, and others, collected by sir John Key ling, knight, late lord chief justice of his Majesty’s court of King’s-bench, from the original manuscript under his own hand. To which is added, The Report of three modern Cases, viz. Armstrong and Lisle; the King and Plumer; the Queen and Mawgridge.” by Holt, Sir John knight

Publication: “Travels of Cyrus,” by Hooke, Nathaniel celebrated for a “Roman History

Publication: “Lettres sur la Religion essentielle a l'homme,” by Huber, Mary a voluminous female author

Publication: “Essay on Fevers,” by Huxham, John physician

Died: Janssens, Honorius Victor artist

Publication: “La Science des Medailles,” by Jobert, Louis Jesuit

Born: Kelly, Hugh writer

Born: Laire, Francis Xavier cardinal

Publication: “Theoria lucis,” by Lecchi, John Anthony a learned Italian mathe. matician

Publication: “De Figuris Grammaticis,” by Lesbonax a native of Mitylene

Died: Lillo, George writer

Publication: “A practical treatise on painful Distempers, with some effectual methods of curing them,” by Lobb, Theophilus physician

Publication: “A Treatise on Solvents of the Stone, and on curing the Stone and the Gout by Aliments,” by Lobb, Theophilus physician

Born: Lyons, Israel son of a Polish Jew

Died: Madox, Isaac prelate

Died: Manfredi, Eustachio astronomer

Publication: “Histoire des Revolutions de Hongrie,” by Marchand, Prosper an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted (16781756)

Died: Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St

Publication: “Elements of Geometry,” by Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

Publication: “The Works of the Learned,” by Maynard, Sir John lawyer

Publication: “Ad Bernardum Tanuccium Epistola de dedicatione sub ascia,” by Mazochi, Alexius Symmachus antiquary

Publication: “Messiah, a Divine Essay,” by Merrick, James divine and poet

Publication: “Philalethes and Theophanes; or a summary view of the last controversy occasioned by a book entitled The Moral Philosopher,' parti.” by Morell, Thomas scholar

Born: Mortimer, John Hamilton artist (?–1779)

Publication: “The Devil to Pay.” by Mottley, John, Esq. writer (16921750)

Publication: “Novus Thesaurus veterum Inscriptionum,” by Muratori, Lewis Anthony antiquary

Publication: “Go, and be happy.” by Nash, Richard, Esq. a very extraordinary personage

Died: Niceron, John Peter one of the most useful French biographers

Publication: “Odes and Epistles,” by Nugent, Robert-Craggs, Earl a nobleman of poetical celebrity

Died: Orville, James-Philip D' critic

Born: Pauw, Cornelius De a native of Amsterdam

Publication: “The Question of the Precedency of the Peers of Ireland in England,” by Perceval, John fifth baronet of the family

Publication: “Jus Parliamentarium, or the ancient power, jurisdiction, rights, and liberties of the most high court of Parliament, revived and asserted,” by Pettyt, William student of the Middle Temple

Publication: “Exercitationes Vitruvianae, seu Commentarius Criticus de Vitruvii architectura,” by Poleni, John an Italian marquis

Died: Price, Richard writer

Publication: “Solomon’s Recantation,” by Quarles, Francis poet (?–1644)

Publication: “Specimen varia3 Literature, quae in urbe Brixia, ejusque ditione, paulo post incunabula Typographic florebat,” by Quirini, Angelo Maria cardinal

Born: Robison, John mathematician

Publication: “Anacreon,” by Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

Publication: “” by Romaine, William divine

Publication: “Devout Exercises of the heart in Meditation and Soliloquy, Praise, and Prayer;” by Rowe, Elizabeth an English lady

Publication: “Poems,” by Santeul, John Baptist in Latin Santolius

Died: Seward, Anna a poetess and literary lady of considerable celebrity

Publication: “A Treatise on the Operations of Surgery, with a Description and Representation of the Instruments; and an Introduction on the Nature and Treatment of Wounds, Abscesses, and Ulcers;” by Sharp, Samuel not related

Publication: “A collection of several treatises in folio, concerning Scotland as it was of old, and also in later times. By sir Robert Sibbald, M. D.” by Sibbald, Sir Robert physician

Publication: “Dissertation on Parties.” by Silhouette, Stephen De writer

Publication: “Longinus on the Sublime,” by Smith, William divine

Publication: “A critical essay concerning the words baipuv and Aaw/tAoviov, occasioned by two late inquiries into the meaning of the Demoniacks in the New Testament,” by Swinton, John antiquary

Publication: “Edward and Eleonora,” by Thomson, James poet

Died: Tournemine, Rene Joseph De Jesuit

Publication: “The Dissenters Apology,” by Towgood, Micajah divine

Publication: “Epictetus,” by Upton, James scholar

Died: Vaniere, James Jesuit

Publication: “The Life of Anne Genevieve de Bourbon, duchess de Longueville,” by Villefore, Joseph Francis Bourgoin De a French biographer

Born: Vincent, William dean

Publication: “The present state of the United Provinces,” by Wagenaar, John historian

Died: Welchman, Edward divine

Publication: “Letters,” by Wentworth, Thomas, Earl Of Strafford an eminent

Born: Windham, Joseph antiquary

Died: Wolfe, John Christopher scholar