On This Day

Deaths in History in July 1621

  • Jul 2 Thomas Harriot, English astronomer (1st person to draw map of the Moon with a telescope), dies at 61 or 62
  • Jul 10 Karel Bonaventura Buquoy, French soldier (b. 1571)
  • Jul 13 Albert VII, Archduke of Austria and cardinal-archbishop of Toledo, dies at 61