Famous People Who Died In 1840

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1840. This list includes people like Caspar David Friedrich, Frances Burney, José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia, Niccolo Paganini, Anne Lister and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include astronomers, novelists, presidents and composers who died in 1840. This list includes people from England, Germany, France and many more countries.

Frances BurneyFrances Burney
British
Novelist

Niccolo PaganiniNiccolo Paganini
Italian
Violinist

Anne ListerAnne Lister
British
Writer

Frederick William III of PrussiaFrederick William III of Prussia
German
Composer, Politician
Beau BrummellBeau Brummell
British
Society figure

Francisco de Paula SantanderFrancisco de Paula Santander
Colombian
President of Colombia

Johann Friedrich BlumenbachJohann Friedrich Blumenbach
German
Physician

Siméon Denis PoissonSiméon Denis Poisson
French
Mathematician, Astronomer, Physicist, University
Lucien BonaparteLucien Bonaparte
Italian
French statesman

Dingane kaSenzangakhonaDingane kaSenzangakhona
South African
King
Constantine Samuel RafinesqueConstantine Samuel Rafinesque
French, Turkish
Polymath

Jacques MacDonaldJacques MacDonald
French
Politician, Diplomat, Officer, Military personnel

James PrinsepJames Prinsep
British
Antiquarian
Pierre-Joseph RedoutéPierre-Joseph Redouté
Belgian
Painter

William GarrowWilliam Garrow
British
Judge, Politician, Barrister, Lawyer
Louis Gabriel Ambroise de BonaldLouis Gabriel Ambroise de Bonald
French
Philosopher, Politician, Essayist

Hannah Webster FosterHannah Webster Foster
American
Novelist

Heinrich Wilhelm OlbersHeinrich Wilhelm Olbers
German
 
Alexander MacdonellAlexander Macdonell
Canadian
Bishop

Henry Richard Vassall Fox, 3rd Baron HollandHenry Richard Vassall Fox, 3rd Baron Holland
British
Politician