On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1782

  • Apr 6 Rynoldus Popma van Oevering, composer, dies at 90
  • Apr 7 Taksin, King of Siam (1767-82), dies at 47
  • Apr 12 Metastasio, Italian poet and librettist (b. 1698)
  • Apr 22 Josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, Czech composer, dies at 66

Anne Bonny

Apr 22 Anne Bonny, Irish pirate, dies in prison at 85

  • Apr 27 William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, British politician, dies at 72