Famous people died in 1849

    Mary Lyon

    Mary Lyon

    Mary Mason Lyon was an American pioneer in women's education during the 19th century

    AmericanFebruary 28, 1797119 views

    Frédéric Chopin

    Frederic Chopin was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist

    PolishMarch 1, 1810119 views

    Dolley Madison

    Dolley Madison was the wife of James Madison, the President of the United States from 1809 to 1817.

    AmericanMay 20, 176899 views

    Delphine LaLaurie

    Madame LaLaurie (Delphine LaLaurie) was a powerful and rich slave owner in the early 19th century

    FrenchMarch 19, 1787141 views

    Anne Brontë

    Anne Bronte was an English novelist and one of the members of the prominent Bronte literary family

    BritishJanuary 17, 1820115 views

    Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe was an American author, poet, editor and literary critic, who was also associated with the American Romantic Movement

    AmericanJanuary 19, 1809122 views