Famous Deaths in September 1883

  • Sep 3 Ivan Turgenev, Russian novelist, poet and playwright (Fathers & Sons), dies from a spinal tumour at 64
  • Sep 3 Iwan Turgenjew, writer, dies at 64
  • Sep 15 Joseph AF Plateau, Belgium physicist (Blue Moon), dies
  • Sep 21 Johannes van Vloten, Dutch man of letters/theologist, dies at 65
  • Sep 27 Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer (founded Brahmo Sabha), dies at 61