Deaths in History in May 1843

  • May 12 Charlotte von Kalb, German writer, dies at 81
  • May 24 Sylvestre Fran├žois Lacroix, French mathematician, dies at 78

Person of interestNoah Webster

May 28 Noah Webster, American lexicographer (Webster's Dictionary), dies at 84

Lexicographer Noah Webster
Lexicographer
Noah Webster