Famous People Who Died in July 1898

  • Jul 7 Lucien Petipa, French dancer/choreograph/ballet leader, dies
  • Jul 8 Soapy Smith, American con artist (b. 1860)
  • Jul 11 Charles Chanoine, French lt/mass murderer in Senegal, dies
  • Jul 12 Paul Voulet, French captain/mass murderer in Senegal, dies
  • Jul 15 Jean Baptiste Salpointe, French born second Archbishop of Santa Fe, dies at 75
  • Jul 17 John Stuart Williams, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 80
  • Jul 18 Emil Hartmann, organist and composer (Towards The Light), dies at 62
  • Jul 20 Yuri Karlovich Arnold, Russian composer, dies at 86