Famous People Who Died in September 1840

  • Sep 8 John Hendricus van de Palm, Dutch linguist and theologist, 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 Anne Lister, English diarist 'the 1st modern lesbian', dies of a fever at 49
  • 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 Macdonald, Duc de Tarente, Scottish-French general under Napoleon, dies at 74