Famous Deaths in 1810

  • Jan 7 Joseph Lipavsky, composer, dies at 37
  • Jan 20 Benjamin Chew, Chief Justice of colonial Pennsylvania (b. 1722)
  • Jan 28 Andrew Hofer, Tyrolian rebel against French & Bavarians, shot dead
  • Feb 20 Andreas Hofer, milt leader (fought Napoleon's France), executed at 42
  • Feb 20 Johann Friedrich Kranz, composer, dies at 57
  • Feb 24 Henry Cavendish, physicist/chemist, dies
  • Feb 26 Johann Ernst Rembt, composer, dies at 60
  • Mar 7 Albertus H Wiese, gov-gen of Neth Indies, dies at about 48
  • Mar 7 Cuthbert Collingwood, 1st Baron Collingwood, British admiral (b. 1750)
  • Mar 21 Philippe-Joseph van den Berghe graaf Limmighe, Brabants ships, dies
  • Apr 7 Pieter L van de Kasteele, Dutch politician/patriot, dies at 61
  • Apr 10 Konrad Back, German monastic composer, dies at 60
  • Apr 11 Jakob Zupan, composer, dies at 75
  • May 2 Rev. Dr. Henry Jerome de Salis, divine (b.1740)
  • May 21 Charles GLAAT chevalier d'Eon de Beaumont, French spy, dies at 81
  • Jun 1 Johann Paul Wessely, composer, dies at 47
  • Jun 7 Luigi Schiavonetti, Italian engraver (b. 1765)
  • Jun 13 Johann Gottfried Seume, German writer (Spaziergang nach Syrakus), dies at 47
  • Jun 26 Joseph Michel Montgolfier, French inventor (b. 1740)
  • Jul 15 Jean-Baptiste Rey, composer, dies at 75
  • Jul 19 Luise, queen of Prussia/wife of Frederik Willem III, dies at 34
  • Aug 12 Etienne Louis Geoffroy, French pharmacist and entomologist (b. 1725)
  • Sep 9 Johann Baptiste Hagenauer, Austrian sculptor, dies at 78
  • Sep 20 Wouter J van Troostwijk, painter, dies at 28
  • Oct 15 Alfred Moore, American judge (b. 1755)
  • Oct 16 Nachman of Breslov, founder of Breslov Hasidut (b. 1772)
  • Oct 19 Jean-Georges Noverre, French choreographer (ballet d'action), dies
  • Oct 21 Franz Teyber, composer, dies at 52
  • Nov 1 Georg Anton Kreusser, composer, dies at 64
  • Nov 11 Johann/John Zoffany, German painter (Tribuna degl' Uffizi), dies at 77
  • Nov 26 Nicolas Etienne Framery, composer, dies at 65
  • Dec 19 Johann Heinrich Egli, composer, dies at 68