Deaths in History in 1819

  • Jan 14 Peter Pindar, English satirist (b. 1738)
  • Jan 20 Carlos IV [English: Charles], King of Spain (1788-1808), dies at 70
  • Mar 8 Benjamin Ruggles Woodbridge, doctor, Massachusetts militia officer, member of the Massachusetts legislature (b. 1739)
  • Mar 10 Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi, writer, dies
  • Mar 23 August v Kotzebue, writer, dies
  • May 2 Mary Moser, English painter (Flowers Still Life), dies at 74

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May 8 Kamehameha I, King of Hawaii (1782-1819), dies at 81

King of Hawaii Kamehameha I
King of Hawaii
Kamehameha I
  • May 16 Alexander van Bylandt, military, dies at 75
  • May 22 John H van Kinsbergen, lt-admiral/founder (Corps Marines), dies at 84
  • Jun 26 Slome Duikelar, [Abraham J Swalff], Yiddish writer, dies
  • Jul 1 Jemima Wilkinson, American preacher (b. 1752)
  • Jul 20 John Playfair, Scottish geologist/mathematician, dies
  • Aug 23 Oliver Hazard Perry, American naval hero (Battle of Lake Erie),, dies on 34th birthday

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Aug 25 James Watt, Scottish inventor, mechanical engineer and chemist (steam engine), dies at 83

Inventor, Engineer and Chemist James Watt
Inventor, Engineer and Chemist
James Watt
  • Sep 12 Gebhard Leberecht von Bl├╝cher, Prussian general (b. 1742)
  • Sep 14 Erik Acharius, Swedish botanist, dies
  • Oct 6 Charles Emanuel II, King of Sardinia (1796-1802)/Jesuit, dies
  • Oct 15 F Louise W, daughter of viceroy Willem V, dies at 48
  • Oct 15 Sergey Vyazmitinov, Russian general and statesman (b. 1744)
  • Nov 5 Dirk van den Boetzelaer, regent of Holland, dies at 55
  • Nov 15 Daniel Rutherford, Scottish chemist and physician (b. 1749)
  • Dec 5 Friedrich Leopold Graf zu Stolberg, German poet, lawyer and translator, dies at 69
  • Dec 9 Ann C Coleman, fiancee of President Buchanan, commits suicide
  • Dec 19 Sir Thomas Fremantle, British naval officer and politician (b. 1765)