Famous People Who Died in August 1867

  • Aug 3 Philipp August Böckh, German scholar and antiquarian (b. 1785)
  • Aug 10 Ira Aldridge, famed African-American Shakespearean actor (Othello, Shylock), dies at 63 [1]
  • Aug 14 Nicola Benvenuti, Italian composer, dies at 84
  • Aug 23 Auguste-Marseille Barthélemy, French poet (b. 1796)

Michael Faraday

Aug 25 Michael Faraday, English scientist discovered electromagnetic induction, invented 1st electric motor, dies at 75

  • Aug 31 Charles-Pierre Baudelaire, French poet and translator (Les Fleurs du mal), dies at 46