Famous People Who Died In 1805

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1805. This list includes people like Horatio Nelson, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, Friedrich Schiller, Christopher Gadsden, Luigi Boccherini and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include military leaders, poets, political leaders and philosophers who died in 1805. This list includes people from England, France 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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Horatio Nelson
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 29, 1758
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Burnham Thorpe
Died: October 21

 2 
Friedrich Schiller
(Playwright and Poet Known for His Works 'The Robbers', 'Don Carlos' and 'Mary Stuart')

Friedrich Schiller
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Birthdate: November 10, 1759
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marbach am Neckar, Germany
Died: May 9

 3 

Luigi Boccherini
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 19, 1743
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lucca, Italy
Died: May 28

 4 
Dheeran Chinnamalai
(Revolutionary)

Dheeran Chinnamalai
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 17, 1756
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kangeyam, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: July 31

 5 
William Paley
(Christian apologist, philosopher, and utilitarian)

William Paley
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Birthdate: April 17, 1756, 1743
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Peterborough, England
Died: May 25

Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Denmark
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 11, 1753
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: December 7

 7 
Claude Chappe
(Inventor)

Claude Chappe
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Birthdate: December 25, 1763
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brûlon, Sarthe, France
Died: January 23
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 8 

Jean-Baptiste Greuze
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Birthdate: August 21, 1725
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tournus, France
Died: March 4

Nicolas-Jacques Conté
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Birthdate: August 4, 1755
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Aunou-sur-Orne, France
Died: December 6

Manuel Maria Barbosa du Bocage
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 15, 1765
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Setúbal, Portugal
Died: December 21

 11 
Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
(One of the Leading British Generals in the American War of Independence)

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 31, 1738
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grosvenor Square, London, England
Died: October 5

 12 
John Almon
(Journalist)

John Almon
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 17, 1737
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: December 12

 13 

Christopher Anstey
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 31, 1724
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brinkley, England
Died: August 3

Ferdinand von Hompesch zu Bolheim
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 9, 1744
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zülpich, Germany
Died: May 12

 15 

Christopher Gadsden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 16, 1724
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: August 28

 16 
Saverio Cassar
(Politician)

Saverio Cassar
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 29, 1746
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ghajnsielem, Malta
Died: December 16

 17 
John Beresford
(Statesman)

John Beresford
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 14, 1738
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ireland
Died: November 5

Frederica Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 16, 1751
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Prenzlau, Germany
Died: February 25

 19 

William Petty, 2nd Earl of Shelburne
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 2, 1737
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: County Dublin, Ireland
Died: May 7

 20 

William Moultrie
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 23, 1730
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: September 27

 21 
François-Ferdinand Christophe
(Son of Field General Henri Christophe)

François-Ferdinand Christophe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1794 AD
Birthplace: Cap-Haitien, Haiti
Died: October 7

 22 
Aloys I, Prince of Liechtenstein
(Prince of Liechtenstein from 18 August 1781 until his death in 1805)

Aloys I, Prince of Liechtenstein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 14, 1759
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: March 24

 23 

Maria Theresa of Savoy
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 31, 1756
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Turin, Turin, Italy
Died: June 2

 24 
Thalakkal Chanthu
(Indian Archer & Commander-in-Chief of Pazhassi Raja's Group of Kurichya Soldiers Who Fought British Forces)

Thalakkal Chanthu
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Indian
Died: 1805 AD

Isabelle de Charrière
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 20, 1740
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Utrecht, Netherlands
Died: December 27

Abraham Hyacinthe Anquetil-Duperron
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Birthdate: December 7, 1731
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 17

 27 
Josephus Nicolaus Laurenti
(Zoologist, Herpetologist)

Josephus Nicolaus Laurenti
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Birthdate: December 4, 1735
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: February 17

 28 
Inthavong
(King of Vientiane)

Inthavong
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Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Vientiane, Laos
Died: February 7

Stanisław Szczęsny Potocki
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1751 AD
Birthplace: Chervonohrad, Ukraine
Died: March 14

 30 

Ann Griffiths
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1751 AD, 1776
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Llanfihangel-yng-Ngwynfa, Wales
Died: July 31

Mihály Csokonai Vitéz
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 17, 1773
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Debrecen, Hungary
Died: January 28