On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1788

  • Apr 12 Carl Joseph Toeschi, German composer, dies at 56
  • Apr 12 Charles-Antoine Campion, Italian composer, dies at 67
  • Apr 15 Giuseppe Bonno, Austrian composer, dies at 77
  • Apr 16 George-Louis Leclerc, count de Buffon, French naturalist and writer on natural history (Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière), dies at 80
  • Apr 22 Zacharias H Alewijn, Dutch poet, dies at 46