On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1868

  • Sep 6 Pierre Adolphe Rost, Louisiana judge, Confederate commissioner (b. 1797)
  • Sep 10 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 17 Roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies
  • Sep 19 William Sprague, American minister and politician from (b. 1809)
  • Sep 24 Jan Albert van Eijken, Dutch composer and organist, dies at 45
  • Sep 26 August Ferdinand Möbius, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1790)
  • Sep 27 Alexander Walewski, French earl and Foreign Minister, dies at 58
  • Sep 28 Thomas Carmichael Hindman, American attorney, Confederate general-major, assassinated at 40