On This Day

Famous People Born in July 1784

  • Jul 22 Friedrich W Bessel, German astronomer (star parallax, Bessel Function)
  • Jul 27 George Onslow, English-French composer (chamber music), born in Clermont-Ferrand, France (d. 1853)
  • Jul 27 Denis Davydov, Russian general and poet, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1839)