Famous Deaths in October 1789

  • Oct 10 Pierre-Louis Couperin, composer, dies at 34
  • Oct 24 Joaquin de Oxinaga, composer, dies at 69
  • Oct 24 Lucretia W van Winter-van Merken, Dutch poet, dies at 68
  • Oct 27 John Cook, American farmer and Governor of Delaware (b. 1730)