On This Day

Famous People Who Died in July 1721

  • Jul 8 Elihu Yale, English merchant and philanthropist (benefactor of Yale University), dies at 72
  • Jul 18 Jean-Antoine Watteau, French Rococo painter (fĂȘtes galantes), dies at 36
  • Jul 25 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66