Famous Deaths in July 1789

  • Jul 4 Claudio M da Costa, Brazilian conductor, dies at 59
  • Jul 13 Victor de Riqueti, marquis de Mirabeau, French economist (b. 1715)
  • Jul 14 Jacques de Flesselles, French provost (assassinated) (b. 1721)
  • Jul 14 Bernard-René de Launay, governor of the Bastille, murdered during the Storming of the Bastille (b.1740)
  • Jul 15 Jacques Duphly, composer, dies at 74
  • Jul 22 Joseph-François Foulon, French administrator (b. 1715)