Famous Deaths in July 1794

  • Jul 2 Franz Xaver Thomas Pokorny, composer, dies at 65
  • Jul 7 Pascal Boyer, composer, dies at 51
  • Jul 17 Jean-Frederic Edelmann, composer, dies at 45
  • Jul 17 John Roebuck, British inventor (b. 1718)
  • Jul 22 Jean-Benjamin de La Borde, composer, dies at 59
  • Jul 25 Andrea-Marie Chenier, French poet (Avis aux Francais sur leurs), dies
  • Jul 28 Georges Couthon, French politician, beheaded at 39
  • Jul 28 Maximilien Robespierre, Fr revolutionary/avocat (1781), guillotined