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Date Event
Jan 5
Johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85 
Jan 14
Fran├žois Joseph Paul, marquis de Grasetilly, comte de Grasse, French admiral (b. 1722) 
Jan 15
Gaetano Latilla, composer, dies at 77 
Jan 17
Alessio Prati, composer, dies at 37 
Jan 31
Francesco Zannetti, composer, dies at 50 
Jan 31
[Bonnie Prince Charlie] Charles E Stuart, English pretender to the throne, dies at 67 
Feb 18
John Whitehurst, English clockmaker and scientist (b. 1713) 
Feb 20
Gijsbert John van Hardenbroeck, Dutch regent (Utrecht), dies at 68 
Feb 21
Johann Georg Palitzsch, German astronomer (b. 1723) 
Feb 22
Franz Joseph Oehlschlagel, composer, dies at 63 
Feb 28
Thomas Cushing, American Continental Congressman (b. 1725) 
Mar 1
Orazio Mei, composer, dies at 56 
Mar 29
Charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies 
Apr 12
Carl Joseph Toeschi, composer, dies at 56 
Apr 12
Carlo Antonio Campioni, composer, dies at 67 
Apr 15
Giuseppi Bonno, composer, dies at 77 
Apr 16
Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist (b. 1707) 
Apr 22
Zacharias H Alewijn, Dutch poet, dies 46 
May 8
Giovanni Antonio Scopoli, Italian-born physician and naturalist (b. 1723) 
May 29
Jacques Aliamet, French etcher/engraver, dies at 61 
Jun 12
Johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet, dies at 65 
Jun 18
Adam Gib, Scottish religious leader (b. 1714) 
Jun 28
Johann Christoph Vogel, composer, dies at 32 
Jul 14
Johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60 
Aug 2
Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61 
Aug 8
Louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92 
Aug 14
Thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies 
Sep 14
John Penn, US attorney, signed (Decl of Independence), dies at 47 
Sep 14
Theodore-Jean Tarade, composer, dies at 56 
Sep 26
Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63 
Oct 13
Robert Nugent, 1st Earl Nugent, Irish politician and poet (b. 1702) 
Oct 15
Samuel Greig, Scottish-Russian admiral (b. 1735) 
Oct 18
Jean-Guillain Cardon, composer, dies at 56 
Nov 1
Johann Samuel Schroeter, composer, dies 
Nov 15
Peregrinus Pogl, composer, dies at 77 
Nov 28
Charles C of Nassau-Weilburg, governor of Maastricht, dies at about 53 
Dec 6
Jonathan Shipley, British bishop and politician (b. 1714) 
Dec 12
Joseph Gibbs, composer, dies at 88 
Dec 14
Carl Phillip Emanuel Bach, German composer, dies at 74 
Dec 14
Carlos III, King of Naples/Spain (1759-88), dies at 72 
Dec 14
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Wuthering Heights 
Dec 22
Percivall Pott, English physician and surgeon (b. 1714) 
Dec 25
John Logan, Scottish conductor (Ode to the Cuckoo), dies at about 40 
Dec 30
Francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter/etcher, dies at 86 
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