Alexander I of Russia (23 December 1777 – 1 December 1825), also known as Alexander the Blessed served as Emperor of Russia from 23 March 1801 to 1 December 1825 and Ruler of Poland from 1815 to 1825, as well as the first Russian Grand Duke of Finland and Lithuania. He was born in Saint Petersburg to Grand Duke Paul Petrovich, later Emperor Paul I, and Maria Feodorovna, daughter of the Duke of Württemberg. Alexander was the eldest of four brothers.
Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss (30 April 1777 – 23 February 1855) was a German mathematician and scientist who contributed significantly to many fields, including number theory, statistics, analysis, differential geometry, geodesy, geophysics, electrostatics, astronomy and optics.
Mevlana Halid-i Bagdadi (1777–1826), born in Baghdad, was an influential Ottoman mystic, who is believed by his followers to be capable of time travel. His best known books are Mecd-i Talid (Big Birth) and Sems'u Sumus (The Sun of All Suns).
Henry Clay, Sr. (April 12, 1777 – June 29, 1852) was a nineteenth-century American statesman and orator who represented Kentucky in both the Senate and the House of Representatives, where he served as Speaker. He also served as Secretary of State from 1825 to 1829. He was a dominant figure in both the first and Second Party Systems. As a leading war hawk, he favored war with Britain and played a significant role in leading the nation to war in 1812.
Roger Brooke Taney ("tawny"; March 17, 1777 – October 12, 1864) was the fifth Chief Justice of the United States, holding that office from 1836 until his death in 1864, and was the first Roman Catholic to hold that office. He was also the eleventh United States Attorney General. He is most remembered for delivering the majority opinion in Dred Scott v.
Bernd Heinrich Wilhelm von Kleist (18 October 1777 – 21 November 1811) was a poet, dramatist, novelist and short story writer. The Kleist Prize, a prestigious prize for German literature, is named after him.
Henry Kater (16 April 1777 – 26 April 1835), English physicist of German descent, was born at Bristol. At first he purposed to study law; but this he abandoned on his father's death in 1794, and entered the army, obtaining a commission in the 12th regiment of foot, then stationed in India, where he rendered valuable assistance to William Lambton in the Great Trigonometric Survey.
James Inglis (Anderson) Hamilton (1777–1815) was a Colonel in the British Army killed at the Battle of Waterloo. He was born as Jamie Anderson on July 4, 1777 at a camp of the Saratoga Campaign in New York. His father, John Anderson, was Sergeant-Major of the 21st Foot, and died in the Battle of Saratoga. Brigadier General James Inglis Hamilton adopted him and returned with him to Scotland when finally released. In 1792 his adopted father purchased a cornet's commission for him.
Robin Bo Carl Söderling (born 14 August 1984 in Tibro) is a professional tennis player from Sweden who is ranked #7 in the ATP rankings as of February 2010. Söderling is the first and only tennis player to defeat Rafael Nadal in the French Open. Though he would go on to lose in the final to Roger Federer, he completed the strongest performance in a Grand Slam event of his career. Currently he is the only Swede in the top 100 in the ATP rankings.
'Diet Pepsi Jazz' is a brand of soda made by the Pepsi company in 2006. It is a specifically named variant of Pepsi's popular Diet Pepsi product, combining several different flavors. There are currently three different kinds available: Jazz with Black Cherry and French Vanilla, Jazz with Strawberries and Cream, and Caramel Cream. Jazz currently uses the 2003 Pepsi Logo. Pepsi Jazz is mentioned in the motion picture The Promotion as John C. Reilly is setting up a soda display.
Duronia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Campobasso in the Italian region Molise, located about 20 km northwest of Campobasso. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 473 and an area of 22.2 km². Duronia borders the following municipalities: Bagnoli del Trigno, Civitanova del Sannio, Frosolone, Molise, Pietracupa, Torella del Sannio.