Jan 01 Christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1789.
Jan 02 Franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1789.
Jan 08 Jack Broughton, English boxer (bc. 1703) died in the year 1789.
Jan 10 In the year 1789 pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82
Jan 20 On this day in history johann Christoph Oley, composer, dies at 50
Jan 23 Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724) died on this day in history.
Feb 02 Armand-Louis Couperin, Fren composer/organist (Notre Dame), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1789 death of ethan Allen, American patriot (b. 1738)