Famous People Who Died In 1817

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1817. This list includes people like Jane Austen, William Bligh, Tadeusz Kościuszko, Charles Messier, Usman dan Fodio and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, judges and lawyers who died in 1817. This list includes people from France, United States, England & 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 
Jane Austen
(Novelist)

Jane Austen
22
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 16, 1775
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hampshire, England
Died: July 18
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 2 
Tadeusz Kościuszko
(Statesman, Engineer)

Tadeusz Kościuszko
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 16, 1775, 1746
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mieračoŭščyna
Died: October 15

 3 
William Bligh
(Military Leader)

William Bligh
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 9, 1754
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Plymouth, United Kingdom
Died: September 7

Princess Charlotte of Wales
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 7, 1796
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Carlton House, London, England
Died: November 6

 5 
Charles Messier
(Astronomer)

Charles Messier
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 26, 1730
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Badonviller
Died: April 12

 6 

Usman dan Fodio
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 15, 1754
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gobir, Nigeria
Died: April 20

 7 
Karađorđe
(Revolutionary)

Karađorđe
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 16, 1768
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Viševac, Serbia
Died: July 26
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 8 
Germaine de Staël
(Philosopher)

Germaine de Staël
0
Birthdate: April 22, 1766
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: July 14

 9 
Dingiswayo
(Mthethwa leader)

Dingiswayo
0
Birthdate: 1780 AD
Birthplace: KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Died: 1817 AD

 10 
Thomas McKean
(Lawyer, Politician, Judge)

Thomas McKean
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: March 19, 1734
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Province of Pennsylvania
Died: June 24

 11 
Johann Ludwig Burckhardt
(Explorer, Writer, Art historian, Archaeologist)

Johann Ludwig Burckhardt
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 24, 1784
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lausanne
Died: October 15

 12 
Pattimura
(Soldier)

Pattimura
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 8, 1783
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Haria, Indonesia
Died: December 16

Princess Sophie Caroline of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 7, 1737
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wolfenbüttel, Niedersachsen, Germany
Died: December 22

Karl Theodor Anton Maria von Dalberg
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 8, 1744
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Herrnsheim, Germany
Died: February 10

 15 

Giacomo Quarenghi
0
Birthdate: September 21, 1744
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rota d’Imagna, Italy
Died: February 1

Juan Meléndez Valdés
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 11, 1754
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ribera de Fresno, Spain
Died: May 24

Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 14, 1739
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 7

 18 
Étienne Méhul
(Composer)

Étienne Méhul
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 22, 1763
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Givet, France
Died: October 18

 19 

Abraham Gottlob Werner
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 25, 1749
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Prussia
Died: June 30

Theroigne de Mericourt
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 13, 1762
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Marcourt, Rendeux, Belgium
Died: June 9

 21 

John Philpot Curran
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 24, 1750
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Newmarket, Ireland
Died: October 14

 22 
André Masséna
(French military commander)

André Masséna
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 6, 1758
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nice
Died: April 4

 23 

Francis Cabot Lowell
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: April 7, 1775
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Newburyport, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 10

 24 

Richard Lovell Edgeworth
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 31, 1744
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bath, England
Died: June 13

 25 
Martin Heinrich Klaproth
(Chemist, Pharmacist, University teacher)

Martin Heinrich Klaproth
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 1, 1743
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wernigerode
Died: January 1

Alexander Monro (secundus)
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 22, 1733
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: October 2

 27 

Jean-André Deluc
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 8, 1727
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: November 7

 28 

Johann Heinrich Jung
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 12, 1740
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Grund, Germany
Died: April 2

Anna Maria Lenngren
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: June 18, 1754
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Uppsala, Sweden
Died: March 8

 30 
Caleb Bingham
(Educator)

Caleb Bingham
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1757 AD
Birthplace: Salisbury, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1817 AD

 31 
Timothy Dwight IV
(Theologian)

Timothy Dwight IV
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 14, 1752
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Northampton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 11

 32 
Li Rui
(Mathematician)

Li Rui
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 8, 1768
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Suzhou, China
Died: June 30

 33 
Paul Cuffe
(Businessman)

Paul Cuffe
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 17, 1759
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cuttyhunk, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 7