Famous Deaths in July 1816

  • Jul 3 Dorothea Jordan, French actress/mistress (William IV), dies at 65
  • Jul 6 Philipp Meissner, composer, dies at 67
  • Jul 7 Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Irish playwright and politician (b. 1751)
  • Jul 14 Francisco de Miranda, Venezuela freedom fighter, dies at 66
  • Jul 20 Gavrila Romanovich Derzhavin, Russian poet (b. 1743)
  • Jul 23 Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68