On This Day

Famous People Who Died in December 1826

  • Dec 7 John Flaxman, Engl sculptor (tombs at St Paul's Cathedral), dies at 71
  • Dec 10 Benedikt Emanuel Schack, Bohemian-born composer and singer amd friend of Mozart, dies at 68
  • Dec 15 William Browser, American slave, executed in NYC for participating in the murder of two ship's officers during a slave revolt on board the Decatur