Deaths in History in 1846

  • Jan 5 Alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812)
  • Jan 10 Etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75
  • Feb 9 Henry Gally Knight, architect/writer, dies
  • Feb 14 Cornelis F van Maanen, Dutch supreme court justice, dies at 76
  • Feb 21 Emperor Ninko of Japan (b. 1800)
  • Feb 22 Nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher, dies at 49 [OS]
  • Mar 6 Nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher, dies at 49 [NS]
  • Mar 17 Friedrich W Bessel, German astronomer (Bessel Functions), dies at 61
  • Apr 4 Solomon Sibley, American senator from Michigan Territory (b. 1769)
  • May 23 Franciszek Ksawery Drucki-Lubecki, Polish politician (b. 1778)
  • May 31 Philip Marheineke, German clergyman (b. 1780)
  • Jun 1 Gregory XVI [Bartolomeo Alberto Mauro Cappellari], Pope (1831-1846), dies at 80
  • Jun 20 Pieter Adams, architect of Rotterdam, dies at about 67
  • Jun 28 Adrian van de Ende, vicar/protestant reformer, dies at 77
  • Jul 24 Louis Napoleon, French King of the Netherlands (1806-10), dies at 67
  • Aug 25 Giuseppe Acerbi, Italian nature investigator/diplomat, dies at 73
  • Sep 23 John Ainsworth Horrocks, English-born explorer of South Australia (b. 1818)
  • Oct 2 Benjamin Waterhouse, American physician co-founder of Harvard Medical School and smallpox vaccine pioneer, dies at 92
  • Oct 29 Jean Louis van Aelbroeck, Flemish agronoom, dies at 90
  • Nov 6 Karol Marcinkowski, Polish physician and activist (b. 1800)
  • Nov 6 Alexander Chavchavadze, Georgian poet and general
  • Dec 23 Jean Baptiste Bory de Saint-Vincent, French naturalist (b. 1780)