Famous Deaths in July 1773

  • Jul 5 Francisco José Freire, Portuguese historian and philologist (b. 1719)
  • Jul 7 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60
  • Jul 12 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer, dies at 76
  • Jul 23 George Edwards, English naturalist (b. 1693)