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 on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history death of jack Broughton, English boxer (bc. 1703)
Jan 10 Pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82 in the year 1789.
Jan 20 On this day in history johann Christoph Oley, composer, dies at 50
Jan 23 In the year 1789 death of frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
Feb 02 In the year 1789 armand-Louis Couperin, Fren composer/organist (Notre Dame), dies at 63
Feb 12 Ethan Allen, American patriot (b. 1738) died in the year 1789.