Famous People Who Died In 1792

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1792. This list includes people like John Paul Jones, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, George Mason, Gustav III of Sweden, Richard Arkwright and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include emperors & kings, playwrights, prime ministers and political leaders who died in 1792. This list includes people from England, Germany, United States and many more countries.

John Paul JonesJohn Paul Jones
American
Scottish American Sailor
Leopold II, Holy Roman EmperorLeopold II, Holy Roman Emperor
Hungarian
Holy Roman Emperor

George MasonGeorge Mason
American
Patriot, U.S. Statesman

Lord NorthLord North
British
 

Richard ArkwrightRichard Arkwright
British
Inventor

John SmeatonJohn Smeaton
British
Civil Engineer

Guillaume Le GentilGuillaume Le Gentil
French
Astronomer

Muhammad ibn Abd al-WahhabMuhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab
Saudi Arabian
Theologian
Muhammad ibn Abd-al-WahhabMuhammad ibn Abd-al-Wahhab
Saudi Arabian
Religious leader

John Montagu, 4th earl of SandwichJohn Montagu, 4th earl of Sandwich
British
Statesman
John BurgoyneJohn Burgoyne
Politician, Playwright, Writer, Military personnel

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de LamballeMarie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe
French, Italian
Noblewoman

Joshua ReynoldsJoshua Reynolds
British
Painter

Johann van BeethovenJohann van Beethoven
German
Musician, Conductor, Singer, Composer

John Stuart, Earl of ButeJohn Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute
British, Scottish
Prime Minister
Henry LaurensHenry Laurens
American
Politician

Robert AdamRobert Adam
Architect, Archaeologist, Politician

Joaquim José da Silva XavierJoaquim José da Silva Xavier
Brazilian, Portuguese
Revolutionary

George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron RodneyGeorge Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney
British
politician
Samuel HearneSamuel Hearne
British
Explorer

Johann Andreas SteinJohann Andreas Stein
German
Piano craftsman
Denis FonvizinDenis Fonvizin
Russian
Dramatist

Jakob Michael Reinhold LenzJakob Michael Reinhold Lenz
Latvian
Writer

René Nicolas Charles Augustin de MaupeouRené Nicolas Charles Augustin de Maupeou
French
Lawyer
José de Gálvez, 1st Marquess of SonoraJosé de Gálvez, 1st Marquess of Sonora
Spanish
Lawyer

Adam Gottlob MoltkeAdam Gottlob Moltke
Danish
Courtier
August Gottlieb SpangenbergAugust Gottlieb Spangenberg
German
Theologian

Charles Simon FavartCharles Simon Favart
French
Playwright

Carl Friedrich BahrdtCarl Friedrich Bahrdt
German
Theologian
André Boniface Louis Riqueti de MirabeauAndré Boniface Louis Riqueti de Mirabeau
French
Navy officers

Jacob KirkmanJacob Kirkman
French, British
Musical instrument maker
Jean-André van der MerschJean-André van der Mersch
Belgian
Military leader

Jan Frans VonckJan Frans Vonck
Belgian
Lawyer