Famous Deaths in July 1898

  • Jul 7 Lucien Petipa, French dancer/choreograph/ballet leader, dies
  • Jul 8 Soapy Smith, American con artist (b. 1860)
  • Jul 11 Charles Chanoine, French lt/mass murderer in Senegal, dies
  • Jul 12 Paul Voulet, French captain/mass murderer in Senegal, dies
  • Jul 15 Jean Baptiste Salpointe, second Archbishop of Santa Fe (d. 1825)
  • Jul 18 Emil Hartmann, composer, dies at 62
  • Jul 20 Yuri Karlovich Arnold, Russian composer, dies at 86

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Jul 30 Otto von Bismarck, German "Iron" chancellor, dies at 83

German Statesman Otto von Bismarck
German Statesman
Otto von Bismarck