The following is a list of notable world figures who died on July 19th.

  1. 514 - Pope Symmachus, Italian clergy (b. 498)
  2. 931 - Uda, Emperor of Japan (b. 867)
  3. 1374 - Petrarch, Italian poet (b. 1304)
  4. 1415 - Philippa of Lancaster, wife of John I of Portugal (plague) (b. 1359)
  5. 1543 - Lady Mary Boleyn, mistress of King Henry VIII of England
  6. 1742 - William Somervile, English poet (b. 1675)
  7. 1810 - Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz Queen of Prussia (b. 1776)
  8. 1814 - Captain Matthew Flinders, English explorer of Australia (b. 1774)
  9. 1838 - Pierre Louis Dulong, French physicist (b. 1785)
  10. 1850 - Margaret Fuller, American writer (b. 1810)
  11. 1857 - Stefano Franscini, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1796)
  12. 1868 - Soji Okita, Japanese samurai (b. 1842 or 1844)
  13. 1910 - Johann Gottfried Galle, German astronomer (b. 1812)
  14. 1947 - Aung San, Burmese nationalist (assassinated) (b. 1915)
  15. 1947 - U Razak, Burmese politician (b. 1898)
  16. 1965 - Syngman Rhee, first President of South Korea (b. 1875)
  17. 1972 - Hezekiah M. Washburn, missionary (b. 1884)
  18. 1980 - Nihat Erim, Prime Minister of Turkey (assassinated) (b. 1912)
  19. 1985 - Janusz A. Zajdel, Polish writer (b. 1938)
  20. 1990 - Eddie Quillan, American actor (b. 1907)
  21. 1998 - Elmer Valo, baseball player (b. 1921)
  22. 2002 - Alan Lomax, American folksong collector (b. 1915)
  23. 2003 - Bill Bright, American evangelist (b. 1921)
  24. 2003 - Pierre Graber, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1908)
  25. 2004 - Reverend Francis Marzen, American Catholic prelate (b. 1924)
  26. 2004 - Zenko Suzuki, Prime Minister of Japan (b. 1911)
  27. 2005 - John Tyndall, British politician (b. 1934)
  28. 2006 - Jack Warden, American actor (b. 1920)