On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1851

  • Sep 10 Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, American pioneer of educating the deaf, dies at 63
  • Sep 11 Sylvester Graham, American nutritionist and minister (Graham cracker) (b. 1794)

James Fenimore Cooper

Sep 14 James Fenimore Cooper, American author (Last of Mohicans), dies of dropsy at 61