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Notable Deaths - 1849

1849Edgar Allan Poe, American writer, poet and critic, dies in Baltimore at 40

1849Frederic Chopin, Polish/French pianist/composer, dies at 39

1849 Deaths
Date Event
Jan 9
Jan Kops, Dutch agriculturist/vicar, dies at 83 
Jan 16
Wilhelm M L de Wette, German theologist, dies at 69 
Jan 26
Thomas Lovell Beddoes, English poet (Death's Jest-Book), suicide at 45 
Feb 8
France Preseren, Slovenian poet (Sonetni Venec), dies at 48 
Feb 8
Francois-Antoine Habeneck, composer, dies at 68 
Feb 9
Corneille Vander Planken, composer, dies at 76 
Feb 13
Christian Rummel, composer, dies at 61 
Feb 15
Pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44 
Feb 22
Alexander Ernst Fesca, composer, dies at 28 
Mar 5
David Scott, Scottish painter (b. 1806) 
Mar 15
Giuseppe Caspar Mezzofanti, Italian cardinal and linguist (b. 1774) 
Mar 17
William II King of the Netherlands (1840-49), dies at 56 
Mar 27
Archibald Acheson, 2nd Earl of Gosford (b. 1776) 
Mar 28
Stephan L Endlicher, Austrian priest/botany, dies at 44 
Apr 3
Juliusz Slowacki, Pol poet (Father of the Plague-Patient), dies at 39 
Apr 3
Juliusz Slowacki, Blanche 
May 2
David H Chasse, baron/gen (fought Napoleon at Waterloo), dies at 84 
May 3
Max Schneckenburger, Iron Sky 
May 10
Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese painter, dies at 89 
May 11
Carl Otto Ehrenfried Nicolai, composer and conductor, dies at 38 of a stroke 
May 11
Jeanne Françoise Julie Adélaïde Récamier, French socialite (b. 1777) 
May 11
Otto Nicolai, The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec 
May 25
Andreas Michiels, Dutch milt gov of West Sumatra, dies in battle at 52 
May 25
Benjamin d'Urban, British general and colonial administrator (b. 1777) 
May 28
Anne Bronte, English novelist (The Tenant of Wildfell Hall), dies 
May 28
Anne Brontë, Episode #1.3 
May 31
Leonard PJ du Bus de Gisignies, gov-gen of Neth-Indies, dies at 69 
Jun 3
Francois de Paule Jacques Raymond de Fossa, composer, dies at 73 
Jun 10
Friedrich Wilhelm Michael Kalkbrenner, composer, dies at 63 
Jun 10
Thomas Robert Bugeaud, Marshal of France and duke of Isly (b. 1784) 
Jun 15
James Knox Polk, 11th US President (1845-1849), dies in Nashville Tenn at 53 
Jul 12
Dolley Madison, 4th First Lady Of The United States (b. 1768) 
Jul 28
Charles Albert, King of Sardinia (1831-49), dies 
Jul 30
Jacob Perkins, American Inventor, dies at 83 
Jul 31
Sándor Petöfi, Petöfi '73 
Aug 2
Governor Muhammad Ali of Egypt (b. 1769) 
Aug 12
Abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Min of Finance (1801-14), dies at 88 
Aug 26
Jacques-Fereol Mazas, composer, dies at 66 
Sep 3
Earnest Freiherr von Feuchtersleben, Austria writer/physician, dies 
Sep 25
Johann Baptist Strauss, elder, composer (Radetzky-Marsch), dies at 45 
Sep 25
Johann Strauss Sr., Hugo 
Oct 7
Edgar Allan Poe, American writer, poet and critic, dies in Baltimore at 40 
Oct 7
Edgar Allan Poe, Spirits of the Dead 
Oct 16
George Washington Williams, 1st major black historian, dies 
Oct 17
Frederic Chopin, Polish/French pianist/composer, dies at 39 
Oct 17
Frédéric Chopin, The Prestige 
Nov 13
William Etty, English painter best known for paintings of nudes, dies at 62 
Nov 17
Prince Alexander of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfürst, German priest and miracle-worker (b. 1794) 
Dec 2
Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen, wife of William IV of the United Kingdom (b. 1792) 
Dec 14
Conradin Kreutzer, composer, dies at 69 
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