On This Day

Famous People Who Died in August 1806

  • Aug 9 Louis Ferdinand, Prussian prince and a soldier in the Napoleonic Wars, dies at 33
  • Aug 10 Michael Haydn, Austrian composer, dies at 68
  • Aug 22 Jean-HonorĂ© Fragonard, French painter (The Swing), dies at 74
  • Aug 23 Charles Augustin de Coulomb, Fren physicist (coulometrie), dies at 70