Famous People Who Died In 1796

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1796. This list includes people like Catherine the Great, Robert Burns, Anthony Wayne, David Rittenhouse, Thomas Reid and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include military leaders, political leaders, mathematicians and revolutionaries who died in 1796. This list includes people from United States, Scotland, France & Germany and many more countries.

Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great
Russian
Empress of Russia
Robert BurnsRobert Burns
Scottish
Poet and Lyricist

Anthony WayneAnthony Wayne
American
 

Samuel SeaburySamuel Seabury
American
Bishop

David RittenhouseDavid Rittenhouse
American
Astronomer

Thomas ReidThomas Reid
Scottish
Philosopher
James MacphersonJames Macpherson
Scottish
Poet, Translator, Writer

Victor Amadeus III of SardiniaVictor Amadeus III of Sardinia
Italian
King

Juliana Maria of Brunswick-WolfenbüttelJuliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
German
 
Molly BrantMolly Brant
American
Native American Leader

Pyotr RumyantsevPyotr Rumyantsev
Russian
Military officer
François de CharetteFrançois de Charette
French
Soldier

Guillaume Thomas François RaynalGuillaume Thomas François Raynal
French
Writer

Thomas Thynne, 1st Marquess of BathThomas Thynne, 1st Marquess of Bath
British
Politician

Alexandre-Théophile VandermondeAlexandre-Théophile Vandermonde
French
Mathematician

François Séverin MarceauFrançois Séverin Marceau
French
General
Theodor Gottlieb von Hippel the ElderTheodor Gottlieb von Hippel the Elder
Prussian
Writer

Felice GiardiniFelice Giardini
Italian
Composer

Pierre-Marie-Jérôme TrésaguetPierre-Marie-Jérôme Trésaguet
French
Engineer

Stephen StoraceStephen Storace
British
Composer
Johann Daniel TitiusJohann Daniel Titius
German, Polish
Astronomer

Samuel HuntingtonSamuel Huntington
American
Politician
Franz Anton MaulbertschFranz Anton Maulbertsch
Austrian, German
Painter

Sir William ChambersSir William Chambers
Swedish, Scottish
Architect

Adam NaruszewiczAdam Naruszewicz
Polish
Poet
Adolf Franz Friedrich, Freiherr von KniggeAdolf Franz Friedrich, Freiherr von Knigge
German
Writer

Fuk'angganFuk'anggan
Chinese
Military Leader
Fyodor Grigoryevich, Count OrlovFyodor Grigoryevich, Count Orlov
Russian
Statesman

Jean-Marie Collot d'HerboisJean-Marie Collot d'Herbois
French
Actor