On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1863

  • Jun 7 Franz Xaver Gruber, Austrian organist and composer (Silent Night), dies at 75
  • Jun 9 Benjamin Franklin "Grimes" Davis, Union major, dies in battle at 30
  • Jun 17 Isham W Garrott, American attorney and Confederate brigadier general, dies in battle
  • Jun 26 Andrew Hull Foote, American Rear Admiral (Union Navy), dies at 56
  • Jun 27 Martin E Green, Confederate brigadier general, shot dead at 38