Famous Deaths in 1832

  • Jan 13 Thomas Lord, English cricketer, founder of Lord's cricket ground (b. 1755)
  • Jan 28 Augustin Daniel Belliard, French general (b. 1769)
  • Feb 1 Ecco Epkema, Dutch classic linguist (Frisian/Old Frisian), dies at 71
  • Feb 1 Archibald Murphey, North Carolina politician (b. 1777)
  • Feb 3 George Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77
  • Feb 10 Antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini, composer, dies at 84
  • Feb 15 Hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85

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Feb 22 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German writer, dies at 82

Social Philosopher Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Social Philosopher
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Mar 4 Jean-François Champollion, French scholar (b. 1790)
  • Mar 10 Muzio Clementi, Italian composer, dies at 79
  • Mar 12 Daniel Friedrich Kuhlau, German/Danish opera composer, dies at 45
  • Mar 22 J W Goethe, writer, dies at 82
  • Mar 23 Vaclav Vilem Wurfel, composer, dies at 41
  • Mar 30 Stephen Groombridge, English Astronomer, dies at 77
  • Apr 1 Robert the Hermit, US ex-slave/hermit in Massachusetts, dies
  • May 4 Jan van Speyck, Dutch admiral, buried in New Church

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May 13 Georges Cuvier, French naturalist (b. 1769)

Naturalist and Zoologist Georges Cuvier
Naturalist and Zoologist
Georges Cuvier
  • May 14 John van Speijk, Dutch heroic sailor, buried
  • May 15 Carl Friedrich Zelter, composer, dies at 73
  • May 18 Bonafacio Asioli, composer, dies at 62
  • May 26 Francois-Louis Perne, composer, dies at 59
  • May 31 Évariste Galois, French mathematician (b. 1811)
  • Jun 6 Jeremy Bentham, English philosopher (b. 1748)
  • Jun 9 Manuel Garcia, composer, dies at 57
  • Jun 23 James Hall, Scottish geologist (b. 1761)
  • Jun 27 Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisla, composer, dies at 72
  • Jul 22 Napoleon II of France (b. 1811), son of Napoleon I dies of tuberculosis
  • Jul 30 Jean-A-C Chaptal, French chemist/Internal minister, dies
  • Aug 24 Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, French mathematician (b. 1796)
  • Aug 26 Henryk Klein, composer, dies at 96
  • Aug 31 Jean Nicolas Auguste Kreutzer, composer, dies at 53
  • Sep 2 Franz Xaver, Baron Von Zach, Austrian astronomer (b. 1754)
  • Sep 9 Bernhard Joseph Klein, composer, dies at 39
  • Sep 21 Walter Scott, Scottish attorney/poet/writer (Ivanhoe), dies
  • Oct 18 Othon Joseph Vandenbroek, composer, dies at 73
  • Nov 3 Pietro Generali, composer, dies at 59
  • Nov 14 Charles Carroll, large landowner/signed Declaration of Independence, dies at 95
  • Nov 14 Rasmus Rask, Danish language scholar, dies at 44
  • Nov 15 Jean Baptiste Say, French economist, dies at 63
  • Dec 22 Ishmail Spicer, composer, dies at 72
  • Dec 30 Abijah Hammond, owned large portion of Greenwich Village, dies