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.

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 Mary Anning

Mary Anning.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Paleontologist
Birthdate: May 21, 1799
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Died: March 9

 2 Felix Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: February 3, 1809
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: November 4
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 3 Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma

Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma.
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Birthdate: December 12, 1791
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hofburg Palace
Died: December 17

 4 John Franklin

John Franklin.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: April 16, 1786
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Spilsby
Died: June 11

 5 Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe

Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Edgar Allan Poe's Wife
Birthdate: 1822 AD
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
Died: January 30

 6 Robert Liston

Robert Liston.
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: October 28, 1794
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ecclesmachan, West Lothian, Scotland
Died: December 7

 7 Daniel O'Connell

Daniel O'Connell
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 6, 1775
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: nowrap Cahersiveen, County Kerry, Kingdom of Ireland Ireland
Died: May 15
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 8 Tyāgarāja

Tyāgarāja
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 4, 1767
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Thiruvarur
Died: January 6

 9 Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen

Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: September 5, 1771
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: April 30

 10 Maria Schicklgruber

Maria Schicklgruber
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 15, 1795
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Q22121897
Died: January 7

 11 Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician and Composer
Birthdate: November 14, 1805
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hamburg
Died: May 14

 12 Prince Achille Murat

Prince Achille Murat
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: January 21, 1801
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 15

 13 Marie Duplessis

Marie Duplessis
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Courtesan
Birthdate: January 15, 1824
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nonant-le-Pin, France
Died: February 3

 14 Marcus Whitman

Marcus Whitman
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: September 4, 1802
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rushville, New York, United States
Died: November 29

 15 Mary Lamb

Mary Lamb
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: December 3, 1764
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 20

 16 Nicolas-Charles Oudinot, duc de Reggio

Nicolas-Charles Oudinot, duc de Reggio
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: April 25, 1767
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bar-le-Duc, France
Died: September 13

 17 Jules de Polignac

Jules de Polignac
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: May 14, 1780
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Versailles, France
Died: March 2

 18 Sahle Selassie

Sahle Selassie
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 1795 AD
Birthplace: Shewa, Ethiopia
Died: October 22

 19 Thomas Chalmers

Thomas Chalmers
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Theologian, Writer, University teacher, Economist
Birthdate: March 17, 1780
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Anstruther
Died: May 30

 20 Charles Bent

Charles Bent
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Listed In:
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 11, 1799
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Charleston
Died: January 19

 21 Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville

Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville
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Famous As: French cartoonist
Birthdate: September 13, 1803
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: March 17

 22 James Kent

James Kent
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: July 31, 1763
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dutchess County, New York, United States
Died: December 12

 23 George Rapp

George Rapp
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious leader
Birthdate: November 1, 1757
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Iptingen, Wiernsheim, Germany
Died: August 7

 24 José Joaquín de Olmedo

José Joaquín de Olmedo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: March 20, 1780
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Died: February 19

 25 Alexandre Brongniart

Alexandre Brongniart
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: February 5, 1770
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 7

 26 George Maclean

George Maclean
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Governor
Birthdate: February 2, 1801
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Keith, Scotland
Died: May 22

 27 Henri Dutrochet

Henri Dutrochet
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: November 14, 1776
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Néon, France
Died: February 4

 28 Erik Gustaf Geijer

Erik Gustaf Geijer
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 12, 1783
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ransäter, Sweden
Died: April 23

 29 Grace Aguilar

Grace Aguilar
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 2, 1816
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: September 16

 30 John Walter

John Walter
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 23, 1776
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Battersea, England
Died: July 28

 31 William Christopher Zeise

William Christopher Zeise.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Organic Chemist
Birthdate: October 15, 1789
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Slagelse, Denmark
Died: November 12

 32 Charles Hatchett

Charles Hatchett
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: January 2, 1765
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: February 10

 33 James MacCullagh

James MacCullagh
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: 1809 AD
Birthplace: Landahaussy, Northern Ireland
Died: October 24

 34 Thomas Frognall Dibdin

Thomas Frognall Dibdin
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Famous As: Bibliographer
Birthdate: August 31, 1776
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: November 18

 35 Frans Mikael Franzén

Frans Mikael Franzén
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 9, 1772
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oulu, Finland
Died: August 14

 36 Alexandre Vinet

Alexandre Vinet
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Famous As: Critic
Birthdate: June 17, 1797
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ouchy, Lausanne, Switzerland
Died: May 4

 37 William Richards

William Richards
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: August 22, 1793
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plainfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 7

 38 Pierre-Simon Ballanche

Pierre-Simon Ballanche
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 4, 1776
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: June 12

 39 Miguel Larreynaga

Miguel Larreynaga
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: April 29, 1771
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nicaragua
Died: April 28

 40 Macvey Napier

Macvey Napier
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Solicitor
Birthdate: April 11, 1776
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kirkintilloch, Scotland
Died: February 11

 41 Moritz von Strachwitz

Moritz von Strachwitz
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 13, 1822
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Peterwitz, Germany
Died: December 11

 42 Hans Järta

Hans Järta
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: February 11, 1774
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dalarna, Sweden
Died: April 6

 43 Jeanne Genevieve Garnerin

Jeanne Genevieve Garnerin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Skydiver, Stunt performer
Birthdate: March 7, 1775
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris,France
Died: 1847 AD