Famous Deaths in June 1866

  • Jun 5 John McDouall Stuart, Australian explorer (b. 1815)
  • Jun 7 Chief Seattle, Native American leader
  • Jun 16 Joseph Méry French poet (b. 1798)
  • Jun 17 Lewis Cass, American military officer and politician (U.S. Senator-Michigan), dies at 83
  • Jun 18 Jacobus T Abels, painter, dies at 62
  • Jun 23 Samuel Sarphati, Amsterdam physician/social activist, dies at 53
  • Jun 25 Alexander von Nordmann, Finnish zoologist (b. 1803)