Famous Deaths in August 1786

  • Aug 7 Friedrich Schwindl, composer, dies at 49
  • Aug 16 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/bandmaster, dies at 80

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Aug 17 Frederick II (the Great), King of Prussia (1740-86)/composer, dies at 74

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