Deaths in History in June 1876

  • Jun 1 Christo Botew, writer, dies
  • Jun 7 George Sand, writer, dies at 71
  • Jun 8 George Sand, French author (Indiana, Consuelo), dies at 71
  • Jun 17 Harriet Scott, American ex-slave, who with husband Dred Scott unsuccessfully sued for their freedom
  • Jun 21 Antonio L√≥pez de Santa Anna, President of Mexico who dominated Mexican history in the first half of the 19th century, dies at 79
  • Jun 25 Boston Custer, brother of George Armstrong Custer, dies at 27

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Jun 25 George Armstrong Custer, United States Army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and the American Indian Wars, dies at the Battle of Little Bighorn aged 36

  • Jun 25 Lame White Man, Cheyenne, dies at Little Bighorn
  • Jun 25 Myles Keogh, US officer, dies at Little Bighorn
  • Jun 25 Thomas W Custer, brother of George Custer, dies at Little Bighorn
  • Jun 27 Christian G Ehrenberg, German zoologist (micro-organisms), dies at 81