1869 - Deaths - January–June

January–June

  • January 1
    • Martin W. Bates, American senator (b. 1786)
    • James B. Longacre, fourth Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint (b. 1794)
  • January 30 – William Carleton, Irish novelist (b. 1794)
  • February 15 – Mirza Ghalib, Indian poet (b. 1796).
  • March 8 – Hector Berlioz, French composer (b. 1803)
  • March 20 – John Pascoe Grenfell, British admiral of the Brazilian Navy (b. 1800)
  • March 24 – Antoine-Henri Jomini, French general (b. 1779)
  • April 20 – Carl Loewe, German composer (b. 1796)
  • June 16 – Charles Sturt, Australian explorer (b. 1795)
  • June 20 – Hijikata Toshizou, Japanese military commander (b. 1835)

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