On This Day

Famous People Who Died in August 1849

  • Aug 2 Muhammad Ali of Egypt, Albanian-born Pasha and viceroy of Egypt (founder of modern Egypt), dies at 80
  • Aug 12 Abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Min of Finance (1801-14), dies at 88
  • Aug 26 Jacques- Féréol Mazas, French composer, conductor and violinist, dies at 66