Famous Deaths in August 1805

  • Aug 1 Friedrich Christoph Gebtewitz, composer, dies at 51
  • Aug 3 Christopher Anstey, English writer (b. 1724)
  • Aug 28 Alexander Carlyle, Scottish church leader (Moderator of the General Assembly 1770), dies at 83
  • Aug 31 Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer, dies at 95