December 1698 in history

Born in December 1698

Dec 14 Crown Prince Friedrich Ludwig heir to the duchy of Württemberg.
Dec 24 William Warburton an English writer, literary critic and churchman, Bishop of Gloucester from 1759 until his death. He edited editions of the works of his friend Alexander Pope, and of William Shakespeare
Dec 25 Jacobus Houbraken a Dutch engraver and the son of the artist and biographer Arnold Houbraken , whom he assisted in producing a published record of the lives of artists from the Dutch Golden Age.

Died in December 1698

Dec 7 Andrea Guarneri an Italian luthier and founder of the house of Guarneri violin makers.