On This Day

What Happened in July 1675

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 5 Mary Walcott, American accuser at the Salem witch trials, born in Salem, Massacusetts (d. 1720)
  • Jul 12 Evaristo Felice dall'Abaco, Italian cellist and composer, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1742)
  • Jul 14 Claude Alexandre de Bonneval, French soldier (d. 1747)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 25 Nicolas Saboly, French composer and poet, dies at 61
  • Jul 27 Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne, Vicomte de Turenne, Marshal of France, dies at 63
  • Jul 28 Bulstrode Whitelocke, English lawyer (b. 1605)