On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1768

  • Apr 7 Michel Mathieu, composer, dies at 78
  • Apr 9 Sarah Fielding, English writer (The Adventures of David Simple), dies at 58
  • Apr 19 Filippo della Valle, Italian sculptor, dies at about 70
  • Apr 19 Giovanni Antonio Canal [Canaletto], Italian painter and printmaker (Rialto), dies at 70
  • Apr 29 Georg Brandt, Swedish chemist and minerologist, dies at 73