Famous People Who Died In 1791

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1791. This list includes people like Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, John Wesley, Grigory Potemkin, Francis Hopkinson, Benjamin Harrison V and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, spiritual & religious leaders, poets and historians who died in 1791. This list includes people from England, France, United States & Germany and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
(One of the Greatest Composers in the History of Western Music)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
49
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 27, 1756
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salzburg, Austria
Died: December 5

 2 
John Wesley
(Cleric)

John Wesley
4
Birthdate: June 28, 1703
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Epworth, England
Died: March 2

 3 
Grigory Potemkin
(Russian Statesman, Army Officer and Lover of Empress Catherine the Great)

Grigory Potemkin
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 11, 1739
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chizhevo, Russia
Died: October 16

 4 
Francis Hopkinson
(Founding Father of the United States)

Francis Hopkinson
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 2, 1737
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 9

 5 
Jacob Frank
(Religious Leader)

Jacob Frank
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1726 AD
Birthplace: Korolivka, Ukraine
Died: December 10

 6 

Catharine Macaulay
0
Birthdate: April 2, 1731
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wye, Kent, England
Died: June 22

 7 
Henry Flood
(Statesman)

Henry Flood
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1732 AD
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: December 2
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 8 
Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau
(Former Member of the French Constituent Assembly)

Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 9, 1749
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Le Bignon-Mirabeau, France
Died: April 2

Claude-Carloman de Rulhière
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 12, 1735
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bondy, France
Died: January 30

 10 

Benjamin Harrison V
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 5, 1726
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Charles City County, Virginia, United States
Died: April 24

Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 24, 1707
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leicestershire, England
Died: June 17

 12 
Richard Price
(Philosopher)

Richard Price
2
Birthdate: February 23, 1723
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Llangeinor, Wales
Died: April 19

Christian Friedrich Daniel Schubart
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 24, 1739
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Obersontheim, Germany
Died: October 10

 14 
Ottobah Cugoano
(Abolitionist, Political Activist)

Ottobah Cugoano
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 1757 AD
Birthplace: Ajumako, Ghana
Died: 1791 AD

 15 

François-Thomas Germain
0
Birthdate: April 17, 1726
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 23

 16 
Dutty Boukman
(Early leader of the Haitian Revolution)

Dutty Boukman
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1767 AD
Birthplace: Senegambia
Died: November 7

Jeanne de Valois-Saint-Remy
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 22, 1756
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fontette, France
Died: August 23

Étienne Maurice Falconet
0
Birthdate: December 1, 1716
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 24

 19 

Johann Salomo Semler
0
Birthdate: December 18, 1725
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saalfeld, Germany
Died: March 14

 20 

Johann Heinrich Merck
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 11, 1741
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: June 27

 21 
James Manning
(Minister)

James Manning
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 22, 1738
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: July 29

 22 

William Williams
0
Birthdate: 1727 AD
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: April 27

 23 

Frederick Haldimand
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 11, 1718
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
Died: June 5