Jan 07 Thomas Clap, 1st president of Yale University (b. 1703) died in the year 1767.
Jan 22 Johann Gottlob Lehmann, German minterologist and geologist (b. 1719) died on this day in history.
Mar 07 Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville, French colonizer (b. 1680) died in the year 1767.
Mar 20 Firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scholar, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Franz Sparry, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
May 18 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer, dies at 28 in the year 1767.
Jun 25 Georg Philipp Telemann, German late-barok composer, dies at 86 in the year 1767.
Jul 15 On this day in history death of michael Bruce, Scottish poet (b. 1746)