- Plympton, England – Birthplace
- 16 July 1723 – Born
Joshua Reynolds is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki.
“What we now call Genius, begins, not where rules, abstractly taken end, but where known vulgar and trite rules have no longer any place.”
– Joshua Reynolds