Famous Deaths in June 1859

  • Jun 7 David Cox, English artist (b. 1783)

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Jun 8 Walter Hunt, American inventor (safety pin, sewing machine), dies at 62

Inventor Walter Hunt
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  • Jun 18 Joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer, dies at 65
  • Jun 27 Jean C Baud, gov-gen of Dutch-Indies (1834-36), dies at 69