On This Day

Famous People Who Died in August 1892

  • Aug 1 George Baird Hodge, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 64
  • Aug 9 Matthias de Vries, Dutch linguist (spelling), dies at 71
  • Aug 11 Enrico Betti, Italian mathematician (b. 1813)
  • Aug 19 František Zdeněk Skuherský, Czech composer, dies at 62
  • Aug 23 Deodoro da Fonseca, 1st President of Brazil (b. 1827)