On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1875

  • Sep 15 Louise Farrenc (née Dumont), French pianist, composer and only female professor at the Paris Conservatory during the 19th century, dies at 71
  • Sep 24 William Walker, American composer (The Southern Harmony), dies at 66
  • Sep 28 Aleksei K. Tolstoi, Russian poet and writer, dies at 58 [OS]