Famous Deaths in 1833

  • Jan 7 Ramón Cuéllar y Altarriba, Spanish composer, dies at 55
  • Jan 10 Adrien Marie Legendre, dies
  • Jan 10 Antoinio da Silva Leite, composer, dies at 73
  • Jan 12 Marie-Antoine Carême, French chef (b. 1784)
  • Jan 14 Seraphim of Sarov, Russian Orthodox saint (b. 1759)
  • Jan 17 James Ball Antyne, Scot founder (Ball Antyne Press), dies at about 60
  • Jan 17 William Rush, Indians sculptor (Spirit of the Schuylkill), dies
  • Jan 19 Louis Joseph Ferdinand Herold, French composer (b. 1791)
  • Jan 23 Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  • Feb 6 Pierre André Latreille, French entomologist (b. 1762)
  • Feb 18 Georg Johann Schinn, composer, dies at 64
  • Feb 18 Ignac Ruzitska, composer, dies at 55
  • Mar 7 Rahel Varnhagen von Ense-Levin, German author, dies at 61
  • Mar 11 Fridolin Weber, composer, dies at 71
  • Apr 6 Adamantios Korais, Greek humanist scholar (b. 1748)
  • Apr 7 Antoni Henryk Radziwill, Lithuanian/Polish composer, dies at 57
  • Apr 22 Richard Trevithick, inventor (steam locomotive), dies at 62
  • May 10 Francois GJS Andrieux, French writer/politician, dies at 74
  • May 14 Johann Wilhelm Cornelius von Konigslow, composer, dies at 88
  • May 15 Edmund Kean, English actor (Shylock), dies at 46
  • May 28 Johann Christian Friedrich Haeffner, composer, dies at 74
  • May 29 William Marshall, composer, dies at 84
  • May 30 Josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27
  • Jun 2 Simon Byrne, Irish bare-knuckle prize fighter (b. 1806)
  • Jun 20 Philip Knapton, composer, dies at 44
  • Jun 23 Nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer, dies at 73
  • Jul 2 Gervasio Antonio de Posadas, Argentine politician (b. 1757)
  • Jul 5 Nicéphore Niépce, French inventor (b. 1765)
  • Jul 18 Joseph Comb, missionary to Moluccas, dies at 63
  • Jul 27 Bartolommea Capitanio, Italian monastery founder/saint, dies at 26

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Jul 29 William Wilberforce, English abolitionist, dies at 73

Abolitionist William Wilberforce
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  • Aug 3 Stoffel Muller, Dutch sect leader, dies
  • Aug 14 Luigi Cagnola, architect, dies
  • Aug 24 Adrian H Haworth, English entomologist/botanist, dies at 65
  • Sep 28 Lemuel Haynes, Revolutionary War veteran, dies at 88
  • Sep 29 Ferdinand VII MF, king of Spain, dies
  • Oct 25 Abbas Mirza, Persian governor/heir to the throne, dies at 44
  • Oct 27 Ferdinand Franzl, composer, dies at 66
  • Oct 30 Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, historian/literary, dies at 58
  • Nov 8 Maximilian Stadler, composer, dies at 85
  • Dec 10 Dieudonne-Pascal Pieltain, composer, dies at 79
  • Dec 16 Friedrich August Kanne, composer, dies at 55
  • Dec 17 Kaspar Hauser, German son of grand duke Karel of Bathe, murdered at 21