On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1797

Mary Wollstonecraft

Sep 10 Mary Wollstonecraft, English author and feminist (A Vindication of the Rights of Woman), mother of Mary Shelley, dies of septicaemia at 38

  • Sep 18 Louis-Lazare Hoche, French revolutionary general, dies
  • Sep 23 Johann Georg Roser, composer, dies at 57