On This Day

Deaths in History in September 1887

  • Sep 14 Friedrich Theodor Vischer, German philosopher and writer (Auch einer), dies at 80
  • Sep 21 William Preston, American lawyer, politician and Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 70
  • Sep 29 Bernhard von Langenbeck, German surgeon and founder of Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery, dies at 76