On This Day

Famous People Who Died in December 1737

  • Dec 11 John Strype, English historian and biographer, dies at 94
  • Dec 18 Antonio Stradivari, renowned violin-maker, dies in Cremona Italy at 93
  • Dec 19 James Louis Sobieski, Crown Prince of Poland, dies at 70
  • Dec 27 William Bowyer, English printer (b. 1663)
  • Dec 29 Joseph Saurin, French mathematician (b. 1659)