On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1786

  • Oct 2 Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel, British admiral, dies at 61
  • Oct 6 Antonio Sacchini, Italian opera composer, dies at 56
  • Oct 17 Johann Ludwig Aberli, Swiss artist (b. 1723)
  • Oct 19 Pietro Alessandro Pavona, composer, dies at 58
  • Oct 31 Princess Amelia Sophia of Great Britain, second daughter of King George II of Great Britain and Caroline of Ansbach, dies at 75