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Notable Deaths - 1796

1796Catherine the Great [Catherine II], Empress of Russia (1762-96), dies of a stroke at 67

1796Robert Burns, Scottish poet (Auld Lang Syne), dies at 37

1796 Deaths
Date Event
Jan 1
Alexandre-Théophile Vandermonde, French mathematician (b. 1735) 
Jan 5
Samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64 
Jan 8
Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Fren Nat Convention chairman, dies at 46 
Jan 13
John H. D. Anderson, Scottish scientist and inventor (b. 1726) 
Jan 22
Bernhard Hupfeld, composer, dies at 78 
Feb 17
James Macpherson, poet, dies 
Feb 28
Friedrich Wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 56 
Mar 6
Guillaume Thomas François Raynal, French writer (b. 1713) 
Mar 17
Pieter Paulus, lawyer/Dutch CEO (National Convention), dies at 41 
Mar 19
Stephen Storace, composer, dies at 33 
Mar 19
Hugh Palliser, British naval officer and administrator (b. 1722) 
Mar 22
Gaspare Gabellone, composer, dies at 68 
Apr 18
Johan Wilcke, Swedish physicist (b. 1732) 
May 12
Johann P Uz, German poet (Theodicee), dies at 75 
May 17
Jacob Wilhelm Lustig, composer, dies at 89 
May 29
Carl Fredrik Pechlin, Swedish politician (b. 1720) 
Jun 8
Felice de Giardini, composer, dies at 80 
Jun 11
Samuel Whitbread, English brewer and politician (b. 1720) 
Jun 30
Abraham Yates, American Continental Congressman (b. 1724) 
Jul 16
George Howard, British field marshal (b. 1718) 
Jul 21
Robert Burns, Scottish poet (Auld Lang Syne), dies at 37 
Jul 21
Robert Burns, The Homesman 
Jul 30
Nicolas the Pigage, French classical architect, dies 
Aug 1
Robert Pigot, British army officer (b. 1720) 
Aug 31
John McKinly, American physician and President of Delaware, dies at 75 
Sep 21
François Séverin Marceau-Desgraviers, French general (b. 1769) 
Sep 22
George Wilhelm Gruber, composer, dies on 67th birthday 
Sep 22
Joseph Lederer, composer, dies at 63 
Oct 7
Thomas Reid, Scottish philosopher (b. 1710) 
Oct 16
Victor Amadeus III of Savoy (b. 1726) 
Oct 27
Anton Thadaus Johann Nepomuk Stamitz, composer, dies at 45 
Nov 17
Catherine the Great [Catherine II], Empress of Russia (1762-96), dies of a stroke at 67 
Nov 17
Catherine II, The Scarlet Empress 
Dec 30
Jean-Baptiste Lamoyne, composer, dies at 45 
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