On This Day

Famous People Who Died in November 1896

  • Nov 12 Spyridon Xyndas, Greek composer, dies at 84
  • Nov 13 Antonio Peña y Goñi, Spanish composer, dies at 50
  • Nov 22 George Washington Gale Ferris Jr., American engineer and inventor (Ferris Wheel), dies of typhoid fever at 37
  • Nov 22 Leon Leopold Lewandoski, Polish composer, dies at 65
  • Nov 26 Coventry Patmore, English poet and critic (The Angel in the House), dies at 73