Famous Deaths in March 1851

  • Mar 4 Michael Henkel, composer, dies at 70
  • Mar 4 James Richardson, British explorer (b. 1809)
  • Mar 6 Alexander Aliabiev, composer, dies at 63

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Mar 9 Hans Christian Oersted, Danish physicist, dies at 73

Physicist/Chemist Hans Oersted
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Hans Oersted
  • Mar 11 George McDuffie, Governor of South Carolina (b. 1790)