Famous People Who Died in December 1847

  • Dec 11 Moritz von Strachwitz, German poet, dies at 25
  • Dec 17 Marie-Louise of Austria, Duchess of Parma and second wife of Napoleon, dies at 56
  • Dec 29 William Crotch, British child prodigy organist, composer (Palestine Oratorio), and educator (Royal Academy), dies at 72