Famous Deaths in June 1672

  • Jun 7 Edward Montagu, 1st Earl of Sandwich, English soldier, admiral and patron of Samuel Pepys, killed at the Battle of Solebay at 46
  • Jun 7 Willem J van Gendt, admiral/governor of Breda, dies at about 37
  • Jun 17 Orazio Benevoli, Italian composer, dies at 67
  • Jun 27 Roger Twysden, English antiquarian (b. 1597)