Famous Deaths in March 1866

  • Mar 4 Alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder Disciples of Christ, dies at 77
  • Mar 6 William Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794)
  • Mar 10 Antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer, dies at 87
  • Mar 19 Louis Clapisson, composer, dies at 57
  • Mar 20 Rikard Nordraak, composer, dies at 23
  • Mar 24 Maria Amalia, of Bourbon-Sicily, wife of Louis Filips of Austria, dies
  • Mar 28 Solomon Foot, American politician (b. 1802)
  • Mar 29 Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies