Famous People Who Died In 1784

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1784. This list includes people like Samuel Johnson, Phillis Wheatley, Denis Diderot, Junípero Serra, Caesar Rodney and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, spiritual & religious leaders, priests and educators who died in 1784. This list includes people from France, United States and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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Junípero Serra
10
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 24, 1713
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Petra, Spain
Died: August 28

 2 

Phillis Wheatley
20
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 8, 1753
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: West Africa
Died: December 5

 3 

Samuel Johnson
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 18, 1709
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lichfield, England
Died: December 13

 4 
Denis Diderot
(Philosopher)

Denis Diderot
1
Birthdate: October 5, 1713
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Langres, France
Died: July 31

 5 
Caesar Rodney
(Governor of Delaware (1778-81))

Caesar Rodney
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 7, 1728
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kent County
Died: June 26

 6 

Comte de Saint-Germain
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1691 AD
Birthplace: Sárospatak, Hungary
Died: February 27

 7 
Ann Lee
(Religious leader)

Ann Lee
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 29, 1736
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Died: September 8
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Wilhelm Friedemann Bach
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 22, 1710
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Weimar, Germany
Died: July 1

 9 
Torbern Olof Bergman
(Chemist and naturalist)

Torbern Olof Bergman
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Birthdate: March 20, 1735
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Katrineberg, Sweden
Died: July 8

 10 
Nano Nagle
(Educator)

Nano Nagle
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1718 AD
Birthplace: Ballygriffin, County Cork, Ireland
Died: April 26

 11 
Paolo Frisi
(Mathematician)

Paolo Frisi
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 13, 1728
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Melegnano, Italy
Died: November 22

 12 

Yosa Buson
0
Birthdate: 1716 AD
Birthplace: Settsu Province, Japan
Died: January 17

Antoine Court de Gébelin
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1719 AD
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 10

 14 
Anthony Benezet
(Educator)

Anthony Benezet
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 31, 1713
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint-Quentin, France
Died: May 3

 15 
Raja Haji
(Warrior)

Raja Haji
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1727 AD
Birthplace: Riau, Indonesia
Died: 1784 AD

Giovanni Battista Martini
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 24, 1706
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: August 3

César-François Cassini de Thury
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 17, 1714
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Thury-sous-Clermont, France
Died: September 4

Jacob Joseph of Polonne
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1710 AD
Birthplace: Poland
Died: 1784 AD

 19 
Abraham Trembley
(Naturalist)

Abraham Trembley
0
Birthdate: September 3, 1710
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: May 12

José de Santa Rita Durão
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1722 AD
Birthplace: Mariana, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Died: 1784 AD

 21 

Franciszek Bohomolec
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 29, 1720
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: near Vitsyebsk, Belarus
Died: April 24

 22 
Nathaniel Hone the Elder
(Miniature painter, and one of the founder members of the Royal Academy in 1768)

Nathaniel Hone the Elder
1
Birthdate: April 24, 1718
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dublin
Died: August 14