Famous People Who Died In 1847

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1847. This list includes people like Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe, Mary Anning, John Franklin, Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma, Robert Liston and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include journalists, composers, pianists and political leaders who died in 1847. This list includes people from United States, Germany, England and many more countries.

Mary AnningMary Anning
British
Paleontologist
Virginia Eliza Clemm PoeVirginia Eliza Clemm Poe
American
Edgar Allan Poe's Wife

John FranklinJohn Franklin
British
Explorer

Robert ListonRobert Liston
Scottish
Surgeon

Fanny Mendelssohn HenselFanny Mendelssohn Hensel
German
Musician and Composer
William Christopher ZeiseWilliam Christopher Zeise
Danish
Organic Chemist

Felix MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn
German
Composer

Marie Louise, Duchess of ParmaMarie Louise, Duchess of Parma
Austrian, French
Duchess of Parma
Daniel O'ConnellDaniel O'Connell
Irish
Politician

TyāgarājaTyāgarāja
Indian
 
Fanny MendelssohnFanny Mendelssohn
German
Composer, Pianist

Archduke Charles, Duke of TeschenArchduke Charles, Duke of Teschen
Austrian, Italian
Military personnel

Maria SchicklgruberMaria Schicklgruber
 

Nicolas-Charles Oudinot, duc de ReggioNicolas-Charles Oudinot, duc de Reggio
French
General

Mary LambMary Lamb
British
Author
Sahle SelassieSahle Selassie
Ethiopian
King

Marcus WhitmanMarcus Whitman
American
Physician

Thomas ChalmersThomas Chalmers
British
Mathematician, Theologian, Writer, University

Charles BentCharles Bent
American
Politician
Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard GrandvilleJean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville
French
French cartoonist

Jules de PolignacJules de Polignac
French
Statesman
James KentJames Kent
American
Jurist

George RappGeorge Rapp
German
Religious leader

Henri DutrochetHenri Dutrochet
French
Physician
José Joaquín de OlmedoJosé Joaquín de Olmedo
Ecuadorian
Political Leader

Alexandre BrongniartAlexandre Brongniart
French
Chemist
Grace AguilarGrace Aguilar
British
Novelist

Erik Gustaf GeijerErik Gustaf Geijer
Swedish
Writer

John WalterJohn Walter
British
Politician
George MacleanGeorge Maclean
British, Scottish
Governor

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Charles HatchettCharles Hatchett
British
Chemist
William RichardsWilliam Richards
American
Missionary

James MacCullaghJames MacCullagh
British
Mathematician

Alexandre VinetAlexandre Vinet
Swiss
Critic

Frans Mikael FranzénFrans Mikael Franzén
Finnish, Swedish
Poet
Thomas Frognall DibdinThomas Frognall Dibdin
British
Bibliographer
Pierre-Simon BallanchePierre-Simon Ballanche
French
Writer

Macvey NapierMacvey Napier
Scottish
Solicitor

Moritz von StrachwitzMoritz von Strachwitz
German
Poet

Hans JärtaHans Järta
Swedish
Revolutionary