Famous Deaths in March 1887

  • Mar 2 August W Eichler, German botanist, dies at 47
  • Mar 2 Wilhelm Troszel, composer, dies at 63
  • Mar 8 Pavel Annenkov, Russian literature historian/critic, dies at 73
  • Mar 8 Henry Ward Beecher, American clergyman (b. 1813)
  • Mar 8 James Buchanan Eads, American engineer (b. 1820)
  • Mar 16 Emanuel Kania, composer, dies at 59
  • Mar 20 Pavel Annenkov, Russian literature historian, dies at 73
  • Mar 24 Ivan Kramskoi, Russian painter and art critic (b. 1837)
  • Mar 28 Ditler G Monrad, Danish bishop/premier (1863-..), dies at 75