On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1832

  • Mar 4 Jean-François Champollion, French scholar (b. 1790)
  • Mar 10 Muzio Clementi, Italian composer, dies at 79
  • Mar 12 Friedrich Kuhlau, German-Danish opera composer, dies at 45

Person of interestJohann Wolfgang von Goethe

Mar 22 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German writer and social philosopher (Faust), dies at 82

Social Philosopher Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Social Philosopher
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Mar 23 Wilhelm Würfel, Bohemian pianist and composer, dies at 41
  • Mar 30 Stephen Groombridge, English Astronomer, dies at 77