On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1789

  • Apr 7 Petrus Camper, Dutch anatomist and anthropologist who studied comparative anatomy, paleontology and the facial angle, dies at 66
  • Apr 7 Abd-ul-Hamid I, Ottoman Sultan (b. 1725)
  • Apr 26 Peter Ivanovich Panin, Russian general (Pugatshov-uprising), dies at ~67