On This Day

Famous People Who Died in December 1811

  • Dec 7 Ignaz Spangler, composer, dies at 54
  • Dec 8 Eliza Poe, English-American actress and the mother of the American author Edgar Allan Po, dies of tuberculosis at 23 or 24
  • Dec 17 John Antes, American composer and missionary, dies at 71
  • Dec 17 Louis Abel Beffroy de Reigny, French dramatist and composer, dies at 54