Famous Deaths in December 1891

  • Dec 5 JKLSBFXvPSMGRG Pedro II of Alcantara, emp of Brazil (1831-89), dies
  • Dec 11 Johan C J van Schagen, Dutch poet/writer (Narrenwijsheid), dies
  • Dec 17 Msiri, ruler of the Garanganze Kingdom, Congo (Katanga), dies in battle against Belgian funded expedition
  • Dec 17 Omer Bodson, Belgian captain, dies in battle against Msiri, ruler of Garanganze Kingdom in the Congo
  • Dec 23 Holger Simon Paulli, composer, dies at 81
  • Dec 28 Alfred Cellier, composer, dies at 47
  • Dec 29 Leopold Kronecker, German mathematician, dies at 68