On This Day

Famous People Who Died in January 1782

  • Jan 1 Johann Christian Bach (English Bach), German composer & 11th son of Johann Sebastian Bach, dies at 46
  • Jan 4 Ange-Jacques Gabriel, French court architect (Palace de la Concorde), dies at 83
  • Jan 28 Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer and cartographer, dies at 84