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1808John Dickinson, American lawyer and Governor of Delaware and Pennsylvania, dies at 75

1808 Deaths
Date Event
Jan 8
Messenger, horse that sired many great trotters, dies 
Feb 14
John Dickinson, American lawyer and Governor of Delaware and Pennsylvania, dies at 75 
Mar 3
Johann Christian Fabricius, Danish Entomologist, dies at 63 
Mar 9
Joseph Bonomi the Elder, architect (b. 1739) 
Mar 13
King Christian VII of Denmark (b. 1749) 
Apr 25
Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 
May 5
Pierre Jean George Cabanis, French physiologist (b. 1757) 
May 18
Jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US preacher, dies at 49 
May 18
Elijah Craig, American minister and inventor (b. 1738?) 
May 28
Richard Hurd, English bishop and writer (b. 1720) 
Jun 11
Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer, dies at 83 
Jun 16
Georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60 
Jul 4
Fisher Ames, 'Manos' the Hands of Fate 
Jul 20
Francois-Hippolyte Barthelemon, composer, dies at 66 
Jul 29
Selam III, poet/composer/sultan of Turkey (1789-1808), dies 
Aug 13
Henri Hardouin, composer, dies at 81 
Aug 30
Joseph Anton Bauer, composer, dies at 83 
Sep 3
John Montgomery, American Continental Congressman (b. 1722) 
Sep 5
John Home, Scottish writer (b. 1722) 
Sep 6
Louis-Pierre Anquetil, French historian (b. 1723) 
Sep 13
Saverio Bettinelli, Italian writer (b. 1718) 
Sep 17
Benjamin Bourne, American politician (b. 1755) 
Sep 25
Richard Porson, scholar, dies 
Sep 26
Pavel Vranicky, composer, dies at 51 
Sep 27
Gaetano B Vestris, ballerina, dies at 79 
Nov 10
Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester, British soldier and Governor of Quebec (b. 1724) 
Nov 16
Mustapha IV, sultan of Turkey (1807-08), dies at 29 
Nov 17
David Zeisberger, Moravian missionary (b. 1721) 
Dec 1
Anton Fischer, composer, dies at 30 
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