Famous Deaths In 1859
Monday, 28 September 2020
Nov 28 In the year 1859 washington Irving, US author (Geoffrey Crayon, gent), dies
Dec 02 John Brown, US abolitionist (Harpers Ferry), hanged at 59 died on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1859 louis Poinsot, French mathematician/instrument maker, dies at 82
Dec 08 Thomas de Quincey, English author (b. 1785) died in the year 1859.
Dec 16 On this day in history wilhelm Grimm, writer, dies at 73
Dec 21 Nicolaas C Kist, Dutch church historian/archivist, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1859 thomas Babington Macaulay, English essayist/historian, dies
Dec 31 Luigi Ricci, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1859.