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

John FranklinJohn Franklin
British
Explorer

Virginia Eliza Clemm PoeVirginia Eliza Clemm Poe
American
Edgar Allan Poe's Wife

Robert ListonRobert Liston
Scottish
Surgeon

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

Felix MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn
German
Composer

Daniel O'ConnellDaniel O'Connell
Irish
Politician
Archduke Charles, Duke of TeschenArchduke Charles, Duke of Teschen
Austrian, Italian
Military personnel

Fanny MendelssohnFanny Mendelssohn
German
Composer, Pianist
Maria SchicklgruberMaria Schicklgruber
 

Marcus WhitmanMarcus Whitman
American
Physician

Sahle SelassieSahle Selassie
Ethiopian
King

Mary LambMary Lamb
British
Author

Thomas ChalmersThomas Chalmers
British
Mathematician, Theologian, Writer, University
James KentJames Kent
American
Jurist

Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard GrandvilleJean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville
French
French cartoonist

Jules de PolignacJules de Polignac
French
Statesman

Charles BentCharles Bent
American
Politician
George RappGeorge Rapp
German
Religious leader

Alexandre BrongniartAlexandre Brongniart
French
Chemist
Erik Gustaf GeijerErik Gustaf Geijer
Swedish
Writer

José Joaquín de OlmedoJosé Joaquín de Olmedo
Ecuadorian
Political Leader

Grace AguilarGrace Aguilar
British
Novelist
Henri DutrochetHenri Dutrochet
French
Physician

George MacleanGeorge Maclean
British, Scottish
Governor
Charles HatchettCharles Hatchett
British
Chemist

James MacCullaghJames MacCullagh
British
Mathematician

Thomas Frognall DibdinThomas Frognall Dibdin
British
Bibliographer
Alexandre VinetAlexandre Vinet
Swiss
Theologian, Philosopher, Journalist, Writer,

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Macvey NapierMacvey Napier
Scottish
Solicitor
Pierre-Simon BallanchePierre-Simon Ballanche
French
Writer

John WalterJohn Walter
British
Politician

Moritz von StrachwitzMoritz von Strachwitz
German
Poet

Hans JärtaHans Järta
Swedish
Revolutionary
William RichardsWilliam Richards
American
Missionary
TyāgarājaTyāgarāja
Indian
 

Marie-LouiseMarie-Louise
Austrian, Italian
Duchess of Parma

Frans Mikael FranzénFrans Mikael Franzén
Finnish, Swedish
Poet

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