Famous People Who Died In 1852

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1852. This list includes people like Ada Lovelace, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, Louis Braille and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, mathematicians and poets who died in 1852. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Russia 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 
Ada Lovelace
(Countess of Lovelace)

Ada Lovelace
20
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 10, 1815
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London
Died: November 27

 2 
Henry Clay
(Political Leader)

Henry Clay
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 12, 1777
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hanover County, Virginia, United States
Died: June 29

 3 
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1834))

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 1, 1769
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: September 14

 4 
Daniel Webster
(Former United States Senator)

Daniel Webster
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 18, 1782
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Salisbury, New Hampshire, United States
Died: October 24

 5 
Louis Braille
(Inventor of Braille)

Louis Braille
32
Birthdate: January 4, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Coupvray
Died: January 6

 6 
Nikolai Gogol
(Playwright)

Nikolai Gogol
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 1, 1809
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Velyki Sorochyntsi, Ukraine
Died: March 4

 7 

Thomas Moore
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 28, 1779
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: March 20
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 8 
Louisa Adams
(Former First Lady of the United States)

Louisa Adams
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 12, 1775
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: May 15

 9 

Friedrich Froebel
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 21, 1782
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oberweißbach, Germany
Died: June 21

 10 
Amir Kabir
(Minister)

Amir Kabir
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 9, 1807
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hezaveh, Iran
Died: January 10

 11 
Friedrich Ludwig Jahn
(Gymnastics Educator)

Friedrich Ludwig Jahn
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 11, 1778
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lanz, Germany
Died: October 15

 12 
Augustus Pugin
(Architect)

Augustus Pugin
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: March 1, 1812
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bloomsbury, London, England
Died: September 14

Rose Philippine Duchesne
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 29, 1769
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Died: November 18

 14 
Frances Wright
(Writer, Philosopher)

Frances Wright
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 6, 1795
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dundee
Died: December 13

 15 
Margaret Taylor
(Former First Lady of the United States)

Margaret Taylor
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 21, 1788
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Calvert County, Maryland, United States
Died: August 14

 16 
Marie Lafarge
(Criminal)

Marie Lafarge
0
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 15, 1816
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 7

 17 
Gideon Mantell
(Obstetrician)

Gideon Mantell
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: February 3, 1790
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lewes, England
Died: November 10

 18 
Hendrik Potgieter
(Politician)

Hendrik Potgieter
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 19, 1792
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Graaff-Reinet, South Africa
Died: December 16

 19 

Horatio Greenough
0
Birthdate: September 6, 1805
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 18

 20 

Sara Coleridge
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 23, 1802
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cumberland, England
Died: May 3

 21 
Gotthold Eisenstein
(Mathematician)

Gotthold Eisenstein
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 16, 1823
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: October 11

 22 
Vasily Zhukovsky
(Was a Russian writer who wrote in many genres)

Vasily Zhukovsky
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 9, 1783
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mishenskoe, Russia
Died: April 24

 23 
Karl Briullov
(Painter)

Karl Briullov
0
Birthdate: December 12, 1799
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: June 11

Prince Paul of Württemberg
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 19, 1785
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 16

 25 

Philander Chase
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 14, 1775
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cornish, New Hampshire, United States
Died: September 20

 26 
Vincenzo Gioberti
(Philosopher)

Vincenzo Gioberti
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 5, 1801
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: October 26

 27 
John Lloyd Stephens
(Academic, Journalist, Archaeologist)

John Lloyd Stephens
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 28, 1805
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Shrewsbury, New Jersey
Died: October 13

Pavel Andreyevich Fedotov
0
Birthdate: July 4, 1815
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: November 26

 29 
Hosea Ballou
(Former Universalist clergyman, theological writer)

Hosea Ballou
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 30, 1771
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Richmond, New Hampshire, United States
Died: June 6

 30 

John Vanderlyn
0
Birthdate: October 15, 1776
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kingston, New York, United States
Died: September 23

 31 
Johan Gadolin
(Former chemist, physicist and mineralogist who discovered a "new earth" containing the first rare-earth compound yttrium)

Johan Gadolin
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 5, 1760
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Turku, Finland
Died: August 15

 32 
Omar Ali Saifuddin II
(23rd Sultan of Brunei)

Omar Ali Saifuddin II
0
Birthdate: February 3, 1799
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Died: November 20

Andrew Jackson Downing
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 31, 1815
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Newburgh, New York, United States
Died: July 28

Marie of Hesse-Kassel
1
Birthdate: October 28, 1767
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hanau, Germany
Died: March 22

Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 20, 1778
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lahetaguse
Died: January 25

 36 

Mary Anne Clarke
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 3, 1776
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 21

 37 

John McKinley
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: May 1, 1780
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Culpeper County, Virginia, United States
Died: July 19

 38 
Auguste de Marmont
(Military general)

Auguste de Marmont
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 20, 1774
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Châtillon-sur-Seine, France
Died: March 22

 39 

John Howard Payne
0
Birthdate: June 9, 1791
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 10

 40 

Edward Bransfield
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1785 AD
Birthplace: Ballinacurra, County Cork, Ireland
Died: October 31

 41 
Eli Terry
(Inventor)

Eli Terry
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Birthdate: April 13, 1772
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: East Windsor, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 24

 42 
Prince Felix of Schwarzenberg
(Minister-President of the Austrian Empire (1848 - 1852))

Prince Felix of Schwarzenberg
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 2, 1800
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Krummau, Czechoslovakia
Died: April 5

 43 
David Wilkinson
(Engineer)

David Wilkinson
0
Birthdate: January 5, 1771
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States
Died: February 3

 44 
Maximilian de Beauharnais, 3rd Duke of Leuchtenberg
(Duke of Leuchtenberg (28 March 1835 – 1 November 1852))

Maximilian de Beauharnais, 3rd Duke of Leuchtenberg
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 1, 1817
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: November 1

 45 
Tanoa Visawaqa
(Chieftain who held the title 5th Vunivalu of Bau)

Tanoa Visawaqa
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1777 AD
Birthplace: Bau, Fiji
Died: December 8

 46 
Nathaniel Wells
(Magistrate, Slaveholder)

Nathaniel Wells
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 10, 1779
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint Kitts, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Died: May 13

 47 
Emmanuel Halgan
(Navy officer and admiral)

Emmanuel Halgan
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 31, 1771
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Donges, France
Died: April 20

 48 
Ján Kollár
(Slovak Writer and Main Ideologist of 'Pan-Slavism')

Ján Kollár
0
Birthdate: July 29, 1793
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mošovce, Slovakia
Died: January 24

 49 
Matthias Castrén
(Best Known for His Research in the Linguistics and Ethnography of the Finnic, Ugric and Samoyedic Peoples)

Matthias Castrén
0
Birthdate: December 2, 1813
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tervola, Finland
Died: May 7

 50 
Rainiharo
(2nd Prime Minister of Madagascar from 1833 to 1852)

Rainiharo
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Madagascar
Died: February 10