On This Day

Famous People Who Died in November 1848

  • Nov 15 P Rossi, Italian, murdered
  • Nov 17 Jozef B "Olim" Cannaert, Flemish lawyer, dies
  • Nov 23 Alfred Julius Becher, Austrian journalist and composer, dies at 45
  • Nov 23 John Barrow, 1st Baronet, English statesman and founder of the Royal Geographical Society, dies at 84

Person of interestWilliam Lamb

Nov 24 William Lamb, 2ng Viscount Melbourne, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (Whig 1834, 1835-41), dies at 69

British Prime Minister William Lamb
British Prime Minister
William Lamb