On This Day

Deaths in History in July 1893

  • Jul 6 Guy de Maupassant, French author (Boule de Suif), French author, dies at 42
  • Jul 9 George Christopher Cato, Natal pioneer and first mayor of Durban South Africa, dies at 79
  • Jul 17 Frederick A. Johnson, American politician (b. 1833)
  • Jul 19 James T. Holtzclaw, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 59