On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1806

  • Sep 8 Patrick Cotter O'Brien, Irish showman, first known eight-foot-tall person (stood 8ft 1 inch), dies at 46
  • Sep 9 William Paterson, American jurist and statesman (b. 1745)
  • Sep 10 Johann C Adelung, German translator/librarian, dies at 74
  • Sep 12 Christian Gottfried Thomas, composer, dies at 58
  • Sep 13 Charles James Fox, English politician (b. 1749)
  • Sep 20 Utamaro Kitagawa, painter, dies