Deaths in History in 1787

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  • Jan 1 Arthur Middleton, American signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 44
  • Feb 12 Ruggiero Boscovich, Italian physicist/astronomer/philosopher, dies at 75
  • Feb 13 Ruđer Bošković, Croatian scientist and diplomat (b. 1711)
  • Feb 13 Charles Gravier, comte de Vergennes, French statesman and diplomat (b. 1717)
  • Mar 2 Jean SOME Allamand, French theologist/natural philosopher, dies at 73
  • Apr 1 Floyer Sydenham, English classical scholar (b. 1710)
  • Apr 2 Thomas Gage, British general (b. 1719)
  • May 10 William Watson, English physician and scientist, dies at 72
  • Jun 19 Sophie Hélène Béatrix, Princess of France, daughter of Louis XVI of France and Marie Antoinette, dies aged 11 months 10 days
  • Jul 4 Charles de Rohan, Prince de Soubise, Marshal of France, dies at 71
  • Aug 1 Alfonsus M de' Liguori, Italian theologist/bishop/saint, dies at 90
  • Aug 13 Isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies
  • Oct 5 Thomas Stone, US attorney/signer (Dec of Ind), dies at about 44
  • Oct 7 Henry Muhlenberg, German-born founder of the U.S. Lutheran Church, dies at 76
  • Oct 30 Ferdinando Galiani, Italian economist/philosopher/diplomat, dies at 58
  • Nov 3 Robert Lowth, British bishop and grammarian (b. 1710)
  • Dec 18 Soame Jenyns, English writer (b. 1704)