Famous People Who Died In 1799

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1799. This list includes people like George Washington, Tipu Sultan, Qianlong Emperor, Patrick Henry, Maria Gaetana Agnesi and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include military leaders, political leaders, emperors & kings and judges who died in 1799. This list includes people from France, United States, Italy & England 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 George Washington

George Washington
80
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: First president of the United States
Birthdate: February 22, 1732
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Westmoreland County, Virginia, United States
Died: December 14

 2 Tipu Sultan

Tipu Sultan
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Famous As: Ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore (1782-99)
Birthdate: November 20, 1750
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Devanhalli, Karnataka, India
Died: May 4

 3 Patrick Henry

Patrick Henry
8
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Founding Father of the United States
Birthdate: May 29, 1736
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Studley, Virginia, United States
Died: June 6

 4 Qianlong Emperor

Qianlong Emperor
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Famous As: Emperor of China
Birthdate: September 25, 1711
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lama Temple, Beijing, China
Died: February 7
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 5 Maria Gaetana Agnesi

Maria Gaetana Agnesi
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Philosopher, Theologian
Birthdate: May 16, 1718
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: January 9

 6 Chevalier de Saint-Georges

Chevalier de Saint-Georges
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Known as the first classical composer of African descent
Birthdate: December 25, 1745
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Baillif, Guadeloupe
Died: June 10

 7 Joseph Black

Joseph Black
1
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist, Physicist, Scientist, University teacher
Birthdate: April 16, 1728
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bordeaux
Died: December 6
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 8 Pope Pius VI

Pope Pius VI
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: December 25, 1717
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cesena, Italy
Died: August 29

 9 Jan Ingenhousz

Jan Ingenhousz
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Botanist, Physician, Physicist
Birthdate: December 8, 1730
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Breda
Died: September 7

 10 Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais

Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais
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Famous As: Polymath
Birthdate: January 24, 1732
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 18

 11 Lazzaro Spallanzani

Lazzaro Spallanzani
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Priest, Biologist
Birthdate: January 12, 1729
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Scandiano, Italy
Died: February 11

 12 Richard Howe, 1st Earl Howe

Richard Howe, 1st Earl Howe
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: April 8, 1726
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 5

 13 Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist, satirist, and Anglophile
Birthdate: July 1, 1742
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ober-Ramstadt, Germany
Died: February 24

 14 Victoire of France

Victoire of France
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: May 11, 1733
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Palace of Versailles, France
Died: June 7

 15 William Paca

William Paca
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Lawyer, Judge
Birthdate: October 31, 1740
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Abingdon
Died: October 23

 16 Pierre Pigneau de Behaine

Pierre Pigneau de Behaine
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: November 2, 1741
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Origny-Sainte-Benoite, France
Died: October 9

 17 Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf

Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Violinist
Birthdate: November 2, 1739
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: October 24

 18 Heshen

Heshen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Government Official
Birthdate: July 1, 1750
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: February 22

 19 Veerapandiya Kattabomman

Veerapandiya Kattabomman
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: December 31, 1760
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Panchalankurichi, Tamil nadu, India
Died: October 16

 20 Niklaus Friedrich von Steiger

Niklaus Friedrich von Steiger
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 17, 1729
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bern, Switzerland
Died: December 3

 21 Adam Friedrich Oeser

Adam Friedrich Oeser
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: February 17, 1717
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bratislava, Slovakia
Died: March 18

 22 William Withering

William Withering
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: March 17, 1741
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wellington, Telford, England
Died: October 6

 23 James Burnett, Lord Monboddo

James Burnett, Lord Monboddo
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Judge
Birthdate: October 25, 1714
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Monboddo, Scotland
Died: May 26

 24 James Iredell

James Iredell
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Associate Justice
Birthdate: October 5, 1751
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lewes, England
Died: October 20

 25 Dun Mikiel Xerri

Dun Mikiel Xerri
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Patriot
Birthdate: September 29, 1737
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace:  Zebbug, Malta
Died: January 17

 26 Charles Theodore, Elector of Bavaria

Charles Theodore, Elector of Bavaria
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: December 11, 1724
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Drogenbos, Belgium
Died: February 16

 27 Horace Bénédict de Saussure

Horace Bénédict de Saussure
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: February 17, 1740
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: January 22

 28 Étienne-Louis Boullée

Étienne-Louis Boullée
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: February 12, 1728
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 4

 29 Barthélemy Catherine Joubert

Barthélemy Catherine Joubert
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: April 14, 1769
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pont-de-Vaux, France
Died: August 15

 30 Alexander Bezborodko

Alexander Bezborodko
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Chancellor
Birthdate: March 25, 1747
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hlukhiv, Ukraine
Died: April 6

 31 James Tassie

James Tassie
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 1735 AD
Birthplace: Pollokshaws, Scotland
Died: 1799 AD

 32 Giuseppe Parini

Giuseppe Parini
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: May 23, 1729
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bosisio Parini, Italy
Died: August 15

 33 Johann Hedwig

Johann Hedwig
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: December 8, 1730
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brașov, Romania
Died: February 18

 34 Isaiah Berlin

Isaiah Berlin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Rabbi
Birthdate: September 30, 1725
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Eisenstadt, Austria
Died: May 13

 35 Juan Bautista Pablo Forner

Juan Bautista Pablo Forner
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 17, 1756
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mérida, Spain
Died: March 7

 36 Madame Bellecour

Madame Bellecour
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 10, 1730
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lamballe, France
Died: August 5

 37 Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier

Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: January 6, 1745
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Annonay, France
Died: August 1

 38 John Montresor

John Montresor
0
Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Military engineer who served as an ensign in the 48th Regiment of Foot on the expedition to Fort Duquesne
Birthdate: April 22, 1736
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gibraltar
Died: May 31

 39 Francesco Caracciolo

Francesco Caracciolo
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionist
Birthdate: January 18, 1752
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: June 30

 40 Jean-François Marmontel

Jean-François Marmontel
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: July 11, 1723
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bort-les-Orgues, France
Died: December 31