On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1865

  • Jun 2 Johannes Elias Feisser, Dutch theologist and founder of 1st Dutch baptist church, dies at 59
  • Jun 2 Ner Alexander Middleswarth, American politician, dies at 81
  • Jun 3 Okada Izō, Japanese samurai (b. 1838)
  • Jun 8 Joseph Paxton, English architect, gardener and MP (Crystal Palace), dies at 61
  • Jun 13 Cleaveland J Campbell, Union brigadier general, dies at about 29
  • Jun 15 Edmun Ruffin, US secessionist/writer, commits suicide
  • Jun 15 Jakob Zeugheer, Swiss composer, dies at 61
  • Jun 21 Frances Adeline Seward, wife of United States Secretary of State William H. Seward (b. 1824)
  • Jun 23 Samuel Francis DuPont, American Rear Admiral (Union Navy), dies at 61