On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1849

  • Jun 3 Francois de Paule Jacques Raymond de Fossa, French classical guitarist and composer, dies at 73
  • Jun 10 Friedrich Kalkbrenner, German-French pianist and composer, dies at 63
  • Jun 10 Thomas Robert Bugeaud, Marshal of France and duke of Isly, dies at 64

Person of interestJames Knox Polk

Jun 15 James Knox Polk, 11th US President (1845-1849), dies in Nashville Tenn at 53

11th US President James Knox Polk
11th US President
James Knox Polk