Famous Deaths in 1819

  • Jan 8 Christian Gottlob Saupe, composer, dies at 55
  • Jan 14 Peter Pindar, English satirist (b. 1738)
  • Jan 20 Carlos IV, King of Spain (1788-1808), dies at 70
  • Mar 8 Benjamin Ruggles Woodbridge, doctor, Massachusetts militia officer, member of the Massachusetts legislature (b. 1739)
  • Mar 9 Janos Fusz, Hungarian-German composer, dies at 41
  • Mar 10 Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi, writer, dies
  • Mar 16 Nicolas Sejan, composer, dies at 73
  • Mar 23 August v Kotzebue, writer, dies
  • May 2 Mary Moser, English painter (b. 1744)

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May 8 Kamehameha I, King of Hawaii (1782-1819), dies at 81

King of Hawaii Kamehameha I
King of Hawaii
Kamehameha I
  • May 11 Caspar Furstenau, composer, dies at 47
  • May 16 Alexander van Bylandt, military, dies at 75
  • May 22 John H van Kinsbergen, lt-admiral/founder (Corps Marines), dies at 84
  • Jun 26 Johann Wilhelm Stadler, composer, dies at 71
  • Jun 26 Slome Duikelar, [Abraham J Swalff], Yiddish writer, dies
  • Jun 30 Ernst Ludwig Gerber, composer, dies at 72
  • Jul 1 Jemima Wilkinson, American preacher (b. 1752)
  • Jul 20 John Playfair, Scottish geologist/mathematician, dies
  • Jul 24 Sophie Gail, French singer and composer, dies at 43
  • Aug 23 Oliver Hazard Perry, American naval hero (Battle of Lake Erie),, dies on 34th birthday

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Aug 25 James Watt, Scottish inventor, mechanical engineer and chemist (steam engine), dies at 83

Inventor, Engineer and Chemist James Watt
Inventor, Engineer and Chemist
James Watt
  • Sep 6 Georg Druschetzky, composer, dies at 74
  • Sep 7 Jean-Louis Duport, composer, dies at 69
  • Sep 8 Franz Stanislaus Spindler, composer, dies at 56
  • Sep 12 Gebhard Leberecht von Bl├╝cher, Prussian general (b. 1742)
  • Sep 14 Erik Acharius, Swedish botanist, dies
  • Sep 28 Karl Haack, German composer, dies at 68
  • Sep 30 Nicolas Roze, composer, dies at 74
  • Oct 6 Charles Emanuel II, King of Sardinia (1796-1802)/Jesuit, dies
  • Oct 13 Giovanni Battista Gaiani, composer, dies at 61
  • Oct 15 F Louise W, daughter of viceroy Willem V, dies at 48
  • Oct 15 Sergey Vyazmitinov, Russian general and statesman (b. 1744)
  • Oct 20 Lambert-Francois Godecharle, composer, dies at 66
  • Nov 5 Dirk van den Boetzelaer, regent of Holland, dies at 55
  • Nov 15 Daniel Rutherford, Scottish chemist and physician (b. 1749)
  • Dec 5 Friedrich Leopold Graf zu Stolberg, German poet (b. 1750)
  • Dec 9 Ann C Coleman, fiancee of President Buchanan, commits suicide
  • Dec 19 Sir Thomas Fremantle, British naval officer and politician (b. 1765)
  • Dec 20 Louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, composer, dies at 50