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18th Century Famous Homosexuals Born in The 1700s

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Here is a list of bisexuals born in the 1700s. The people on this list have identified themselves as being bisexual and were born in the 18th century. Feel free to use this list as the foundation for your own list of famous bisexuals.
James Ivory is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Homosexuals Born in The 1700s
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Sir James Ivory was a Scottish mathematician. Ivory was born in Dundee, son of James Ivory the renowned clock maker, and attended Dundee Grammar School. In 1779 he entered the University of St Andrews, distinguishing himself especially in mathematics. He then studied theology; but, after two sessions at St Andrews and one at Edinburgh University, he abandoned all idea of the church, and in 1786 he became an assistant-teacher of mathematics and natural philosophy in the newly established Dundee Academy. Three years later he became partner in, and manager of, a flax spinning company at Douglastown in Forfarshire, still prosecuting in moments of leisure his favourite studies. He was essentially ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 77 (1765-1842)

Birthplace: Dundee, United Kingdom

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Johann Joachim Winckelmann is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Homosexuals Born in The 1700s
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Johann Joachim Winckelmann was a German art historian and archaeologist. He was a pioneering Hellenist who first articulated the difference between Greek, Greco-Roman and Roman art. "The prophet and founding hero of modern archaeology", Winckelmann was one of the founders of scientific archaeology and first applied the categories of style on a large, systematic basis to the history of art. Many consider him the father of the discipline of art history. His would be the decisive influence on the rise of the neoclassical movement during the late 18th century. His writings influenced not only a new science of archaeology and art history but Western painting, sculpture, literature and even ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 51 (1717-1768)

Birthplace: Saxony-Anhalt, Eurasia, Stendal, Germany

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Alexander Wilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Homosexuals Born in The 1700s
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Alexander Wilson was a Scottish-American poet, ornithologist, naturalist, and illustrator. Identified by George Ord as the "Father of American Ornithology," Wilson is now regarded as the greatest American ornithologist before Audubon. Several species of bird are named after Wilson, including the Wilson's storm-petrel, Wilson's plover, Wilson's phalarope, Wilson's snipe, and Wilson's warbler. The now obsolete warbler genus Wilsonia was named for him by Charles Lucien Bonaparte. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology and the Wilson Ornithological Society also bear his name. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 47 (1766-1813)

Birthplace: Paisley, United Kingdom

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George Rose is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Homosexuals Born in The 1700s
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George Rose was a British politician. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 74 (1744-1818)

Birthplace: Brechin, United Kingdom

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