On This Day

Deaths in History in June 1785

  • Jun 2 Jean Paul de Gua de Malves, French mathematician (b. 1713)
  • Jun 25 Pieter Kintsius, VOC-supercarga/chief on Macau, dies at 53
  • Jun 27 Egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84
  • Jun 30 James Oglethorpe, English general and founder of the state of Georgia (b. 1696)