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, French 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

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Jul 28 Maximilien Robespierre, French revolutionary (President of the National Convention, Member of Committee of Public Safety), executed by guillotine at 36

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