On This Day

Deaths in History in July 1746

  • Jul 2 Thomas Baker, English antiquarian, dies at 89
  • Jul 9 Philip V, King of Spain (1700-24, 1724-46), dies at 62
  • Jul 17 Anthonie van de Heim, Dutch pension advisor (1737-46), dies at 53
  • Jul 28 John Peter Zenger, German born journalist and printer working in New York, involved in 1st amendment fight, dies at 48