Johann David Michaelis
German academicDied when: 74 years 176 days (893 months)
Star Sign: Pisces
Johann David Michaelis (27 February 1717 – 22 August 1791), a famous and eloquent Prussian biblical scholar and teacher, was a member of a family which had the chief part in maintaining that solid discipline in Hebrew and the cognate languages which distinguished the University of Halle in the period of Pietism.
He was a member of the Göttingen School of History.