On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1840

  • Sep 8 John H van de Palm, theologist/literature/speaker, dies at 77
  • Sep 11 Johannes Hendricus van der Palm, Dutch theologist and Minister of Education, dies at 77
  • Sep 15 Franz Pecháček, Austrian-German composer, dies at 47
  • Sep 22 Princess Augusta Sophia of the United Kingdom, 6th child and second daughter of King George III and Queen Charlotte, dies at 71
  • Sep 25 Jacques-Etienne-Joseph-Alexandre Macdonald, Duc de Tarente, soldier