Famous Deaths in 1830

  • Jan 7 Infanta Carlota Joaquina, daughter of Charles IV of Spain and wife of John VI of Portugal, dies at 53
  • Jan 7 Thomas Lawrence, English painter (b. 1769)
  • Jan 14 Johann G Repsold, German instrument maker, dies at 59
  • Jan 17 W Waiblinger, writer, dies
  • Jan 19 Wenzel Thomas Matiegka, composer, dies at 56
  • Jan 20 Michal Bogdanowicz, composer, dies at 50
  • Feb 7 Marcus Antonio da Fonseca Portugal, Portuguese composer, dies at 67
  • Feb 18 Charles G G, Earl of Merode, mayor (Brussels), dies at 67
  • Mar 2 Samuel Thomas von Sömmering, German physician (b. 1755)
  • Mar 17 Laurent, Marquis de Gouvion Saint-Cyr, French marshal (b. 1764)
  • Apr 1 Carl Borromaus Neuner, composer, dies at 51
  • Apr 18 Jose Mauricio Nunes Garcia, composer, dies at 62
  • Apr 22 Knud L Rahbek, Danish literary/historian, dies at 69
  • May 16 Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier, mathematician, dies
  • Jun 1 Sahajanand Swami, believed to be an incarnation of god by his followers, leaves his mortal body. (b. 1781)
  • Jun 4 Antonio José de Sucre, Great Marshall of Ayacucho (b. 1795)
  • Jun 25 Ephraim McDowell, American Physician (pioneered abdominal surgery), dies at 58
  • Jun 28 David Walker, abolitionist (Appeal to Colored Citizens), dies at 44
  • Jul 14 Anthony FRE Haersolte, member of Executing Regime, dies at 73
  • Aug 5 Karl Friedrich Horn, composer, dies at 68
  • Aug 12 Franz de Paula Roser, composer, dies at 50
  • Aug 27 Louis H J Condé, French prince, commits suicide at 74
  • Sep 15 William Huskisson, first rail fatality (b. 1770)
  • Sep 18 William Hazlitt, critic/essayist, dies
  • Sep 19 Stanislas Champein, composer, dies at 76
  • Oct 4 Hans DL earl Yorck von Wartenburg, gov-gen of E-Prussia, dies at 71
  • Oct 18 Peter I Petrovic Njegos, bishop (Montenegro), dies
  • Nov 4 Frederic LG de Merode, Belgian revolutionary, dies in battle at 37
  • Nov 8 King Francis I of the Two Sicilies (b. 1777)
  • Nov 25 Pierre Rode, French composer, dies at 56
  • Nov 30 Pius VIII, [Francesco S Castiglioni], Italian Pope (1829-30), dies at 69
  • Dec 8 H Benjamin Constant, French politician/writer, dies at 63
  • Dec 9 Heinrich Christian Friedrich Schumacher, Danish surgeon, botanist and professor of anatomy (b. 1757)

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Dec 17 Simón Bolívar, South American revolutionary and president (Colombia), dies at 47 in Santa Marta, Colombia

Military and Political Leader Simon Bolívar
Military and Political Leader
Simon Bolívar
  • Dec 28 Adrien-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 83