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Notable Deaths - 1893

1893Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Russian composer (Swan Lake), dies at 53

1893Rutherford B. Hayes, 19th US Pres (1877-81), dies of a heart attack at 70

1893 Deaths
Date Event
Jan 2
John Obadiah Westwood, British entomologist (b. 1805) 
Jan 7
Jožef Stefan, Slovenian physicist and mathematician (b. 1835) 
Jan 9
Mohara, Arab ivory/slave trader, dies in battle & is eaten 
Jan 11
Benjamin F Butler, US gen/pres candidate (anti-monopoly), dies at 74 
Jan 15
Fanny Kemble, British actress and author (b. 1809) 
Jan 16
Johan Philip Koelman, painter/sculptor/architect, dies at 74 
Jan 17
Rutherford B. Hayes, 19th US Pres (1877-81), dies of a heart attack at 70 
Jan 17
Rutherford B. Hayes, In the Line of Fire 
Jan 19
Julius Eichberg, composer, dies at 68 
Jan 22
Vincenz Lachner, composer, dies at 81 
Jan 22
Mokuami Kawatake, Priest of Darkness 
Jan 23
Jose Zorrilla y Moral, Spanish poet (Granada), dies at 75 
Jan 23
Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825) 
Jan 23
Phillips Brooks, The Family Stone 
Jan 26
Abner Doubleday, credit with inventing baseball, dies on 74th birthday 
Jan 27
James G Blaine, US minister of foreign affairs, dies at 62 
Feb 1
George Henry Sanderson, Mayor of San Francisco (b. 1824) 
Feb 9
Henry C. DeMille, Men and Women 
Feb 13
Ignacio M Altamirano, Mexican author (El Zarco), dies at 58 
Feb 18
Serranus Clinton Hastings, American politician (b. 1814) 
Feb 20
P.G.T. Beauregard, American Confederate general (b. 1818) 
Feb 20
P.G.T. Beauregard,  
Mar 5
Hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian, dies at 64 
Mar 5
Richard Samuel Hughes, composer, dies at 37 
Mar 17
Jules Ferry, French statesman (b. 1832) 
Mar 19
Karel Komzak, composer, dies at 69 
Apr 4
Alphonse LPP de Candolle, Swiss botanist, dies at 86 
Apr 9
Disma Fumagalli, composer, dies at 66 
Apr 19
John Addington Symonds, critic/poet, dies 
Apr 22
Chaim Aronson, inventor and academic (b. 1825) 
Apr 27
John Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday 
Apr 27
John Ballance, 14th Premier of New Zealand and the founder of the Liberal Party, intestinal disease after a major surgical operation at 54 
Apr 30
Gyula Beliczay, composer, dies at 57 
May 3
Josef Rudolf Zavrtal, composer, dies at 73 
May 4
George Washington Hewitt, composer, dies at 82 
May 14
Earnest E Kummer, German mathematician (surface of Kummer), dies at 83 
May 14
Johan T Buys, Dutch lawyer, dies at 65 
May 23
Anton von Schmerling, Austrian statesman (b. 1805) 
Jun 2
H.P. Holst, Den lille hornblæser 
Jun 7
Johann Schrammel, composer, dies at 43 
Jun 10
Elek Erkel, composer, dies at 49 
Jun 15
Ferenc Erkel, Bánk bán 
Jun 21
Leland Stanford, American business tycoon and founder of Stanford University 
Jun 21
Leland Stanford, Sallie Gardner at a Gallop 
Jun 23
Sir Theophilus Shepstone, British-born South African statesman (b. 1817) 
Jul 6
Guy de Maupassant, French author (b. 1850) 
Jul 6
Guy de Maupassant, Masculin Féminin 
Jul 7
Guy de Maupassant, writer, dies at 42 
Jul 9
William Scotton, cricketer (wicket in 15 Tests for Eng), suicide 
Jul 9
George Christopher Cato, Natal pioneer and first mayor of Durban South Africa, dies at 79 
Jul 16
Antonio Ghislanzoni, Aida 
Jul 17
Frederick A. Johnson, American politician (b. 1833) 
Jul 20
Tom Kelly, cricketer (two Tests for Australia 1977-79, 64 runs), dies 
Aug 5
James Pierpont, Iron Man 3 
Aug 6
Jean-Jacques Challet-Venel, member of the Swiss Federal Council (b. 1811) 
Aug 7
Alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39 
Aug 7
Alfredo Catalani, Philadelphia 
Aug 16
Jean-Martin Charcot, French neurologist (b. 1825) 
Aug 17
Aleksei N Apuchtin, Russian poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52[NS=8/29] 
Aug 22
Ernst II, duke of Saxony-Coburg-Gotha (1844-93)/composer, dies at 75 
Aug 29
Aleksei N Apuchtin, Rus poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52 [OS=8/17] 
Sep 3
James Harrison, Scottish-born inventor (b. 1816) 
Sep 15
Thomas Hawksley, English civil engineer (b. 1807) 
Sep 19
Alexander Tilloch Galt, Canadian politician, a father of Canadian Confederation (b. 1817) 
Oct 4
Pieter J Elout van Soeterwoude, MP (AR), dies at 88 
Oct 10
Lip Pike, American baseball player (b. 1845) 
Oct 14
Conradus Leemans, Dutch archaeologist, dies at 84 
Oct 16
Carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75 
Oct 16
Patrice MacMahon, duc de Magenta, President of France (b. 1808) 
Oct 18
Charles F Gounod, French composer (La reine the Saba), dies at 75 
Oct 18
Lucy [Blackwell-]Stone, US abolitionist/feminist, dies 
Oct 18
Charles Gounod, Lincoln 
Oct 30
John Abbott, 3rd PM of Canada (C) (1891-92), dies of brain cancer at 72 
Nov 4
Cornelis E van Koetsveld, Dutch vicar/literature, dies at 86 
Nov 4
Pierre Tirard, French politician (b. 1827) 
Nov 6
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Russian composer (Swan Lake), dies at 53 
Nov 6
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Black Swan 
Nov 7
Constantly Lievens, Flemish missionary in India, dies at 37 
Nov 12
Alexander Freiherr von Bach, premier of Austria (1852-59), dies at 80 
Nov 13
Antoine T d'abbadie, French explorer: Ethiopia, dies at 78 
Nov 16
George Alexander Osborne, composer, dies at 87 
Nov 17
Alexander-Jozef von Battenberg, king of Bulgaria (1879-86), dies at 36 
Nov 22
James Calder, 5th President of the Pennsylvania State University (b. 1826) 
Nov 30
Jacobus J Backer, German sea historian, dies at 68 
Dec 1
Eduard Franck, composer, dies at 76 
Dec 4
Allan Wilson, British/Rhodesian Major, dies in battle against the Ndebeles during First Matabele War 
Dec 4
John Tyndall, Irish physicist who demonstrated why the sky is blue and proved that the Earth's atmosphere has a greenhouse effect, dies at 73 
Dec 9
George Elvey, composer, dies at 77 
Dec 14
Karolina Pawlowa, writer, dies at 86 
Dec 17
Levinus T Keuchenius, Dutch min of Colonies (1888-90), dies at 71 
Dec 22
Benedikt Randhartinger, composer, dies at 91 
Dec 22
Johann Czerski, German chaplain, dies at 80 
Dec 22
Aleksandre Kazbegi, Caucasian Love 
Dec 30
Samuel White Baker, English explorer, dies at 72 
Dec 31
Jacob G de Scheffer, Dutch vicar/theologist, dies at 74 
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