Deaths in History in September 1859

  • Sep 5 W Friedrich Olivier, German landscape painter, dies at 68
  • Sep 13 Cornelis J van Axes, lawyer, dies at 71
  • Sep 15 John LA Luyten, Catholic Member of Dutch 2nd parliament, dies at 72
  • Sep 15 Isambard Kingdom Brunel, British engineer (b. 1806)
  • Sep 19 John Pringle Nichol, Scottish Astronomer and educator, dies at 55
  • Sep 28 Rinse Posthumus, Fries writer, dies