On This Day

Famous People Who Died in July 1750

  • Jul 15 Vasily Tatishchev, Russian statesman, dies at 73

Person of interestJohann Sebastian Bach

Jul 28 Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer (Art of the Fugue, Mattheus-Passion), dies at 65

  • Jul 31 John V, King of Portugal (1706-50), dies at 60