On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1809

  • Mar 7 Johann Georg Albrechtsberger, Austrian composer, dies at 73
  • Mar 9 Jean-Pierre Blanchard, French ballonist (1st balloon flights in England and U.S.), dies at 55
  • Mar 23 Ferdinand-Philippe-Joseph Staes, composer, dies at 60
  • Mar 26 Gabriele Mario Piozzi, composer, dies at 68
  • Mar 27 Joseph-Marie Vien, French court painter, dies at 92