Famous People Who Died In 1848

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1848. This list includes people like John Quincy Adams, Emily Brontë, William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, George Stephenson, Thomas Cole and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include novelists, poets, political leaders and military leaders who died in 1848. This list includes people from England, United States and many more countries.

Emily BrontëEmily Brontë
British
Novelist

William Lamb, 2nd Viscount MelbourneWilliam Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne
British
Former British Prime Minister

George StephensonGeorge Stephenson
British
Father of Railways

Thomas ColeThomas Cole
British, American
Painter

Gaetano DonizettiGaetano Donizetti
Italian
Composer
Caroline HerschelCaroline Herschel
German
Astronomer

John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
German, American
Entrepreneur

Branwell BrontëBranwell Brontë
British
Painter, Poet, Writer

François-René de ChateaubriandFrançois-René de Chateaubriand
French
Writer, Politician, Diplomat, Historian, Poet,
Christian VIII of DenmarkChristian VIII of Denmark
Danish, Norwegian
King

Jöns Jacob BerzeliusJöns Jacob Berzelius
Swedish
Chemist, Non-fiction writer, University teacher
Ibrahim Pasha of EgyptIbrahim Pasha of Egypt
Egyptian
General

Mohammad Shah QajarMohammad Shah Qajar
Politician

Joseph MohrJoseph Mohr
Austrian
Composer, Writer
Bernard BolzanoBernard Bolzano
Czech
Bohemian mathematician

Tom CribbTom Cribb
British
Boxer
Frederick MarryatFrederick Marryat
British
Naval officer

Vissarion BelinskyVissarion Belinsky
Finnish, Russian
Literary critic

Horace WellsHorace Wells
American
Dentist
Lord George BentinckLord George Bentinck
British
Politician

Takizawa BakinTakizawa Bakin
Japanese
Writer
Denis-Auguste AffreDenis-Auguste Affre
French
Archbishop

Joseph von GörresJoseph von Görres
German
Writer