Famous Deaths in December 1858

  • Dec 9 Robert Baldwin, Canadian politician (b. 1804)
  • Dec 12 Jacques Viger, antiquarian and archeologist, first mayor of Montreal (b. 1787)
  • Dec 16 Richard Bright, British Dr (Bright's disease/nephritis), dies at 69
  • Dec 18 Joseph-Henri-Ignace Mees, composer, dies at 81
  • Dec 27 Alexandre Pierre Francois Boely, composer, dies at 73