Famous Deaths in July 1804

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 12 Alexander Hamilton, US Founding Father and 1st Secretary of the Treasury (1789-95), killed by Vice President Aaron Burr in pistol duel near Weehawken

1st US Secretary of Treasury Alexander Hamilton
1st US Secretary of Treasury
Alexander Hamilton
  • Jul 17 Christian Ernst Graf, composer, dies at 80
  • Jul 25 William Forsyth, English gardening expert (Forsythia), dies