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Deaths in History in July 1814

Person of interestWilliam Howe

Jul 12 William Howe, 5th Viscount Howe, British Military Leader (commander of British forces in the American Revolutionary War), dies at 84

Military Leader William Howe
Military Leader
William Howe

Person of interestMatthew Flinders

Jul 18 Matthew Flinders, English navigator and cartographer who was 1st to circumnavigate Australia, dies from kidney disease at 40 [1]

Explorer and Cartographer Matthew Flinders
Explorer and Cartographer
Matthew Flinders