On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1796

  • Mar 6 Guillaume Thomas Fran├žois Raynal, French writer, dies at 82
  • Mar 17 Pieter Paulus, Dutch Patriot and President of the First National Assembly in The Hague, dies of a serious cold at 42
  • Mar 19 Stephen Storace, English composer, dies at 33
  • Mar 19 Hugh Palliser, British naval officer and administrator (b. 1722)
  • Mar 22 Gaspare Gabellone, Italian composer, dies at 68