Who was the first European to translate the Bhagwad Gita into English ?

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Who was the first European to translate the Bhagwad Gita into English ?

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  1. Charles Wilkins was the first European to translate the Bhagwad Gita into English. As per Wikipedia ” Sir Charles Wilkins, KH, FRS (1749 €“ 13 May 1836), was an English typographer and Orientalist, and founding member of The Asiatic Society. He is notable as the first translator of Bhagavad Gita into English, and as the creator, alongside Panchanan Karmakar,of the first Bengali typeface.In 1788, Wilkins was elected a member of the Royal Society.”

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