Deaths in History in August 1811

  • Aug 2 William Williams, US merchant/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 80
  • Aug 3 Sebastiaan C Nederburgh, Dutch dir-gen of East Indies Co, dies at 49
  • Aug 12 John FE Acton, cruel premier of Naples, dies at 77
  • Aug 20 Louis Antoine de Bougainville, French explorer (b. 1729)