Famous People Who Died In 1856

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1856. This list includes people like Robert Schumann, Max Stirner, Heinrich Heine, Manuela Sáenz, Amedeo Avogadro and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, military leaders and poets who died in 1856. This list includes people from France, United States, England & Germany 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 Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist & Music Critic
Birthdate: June 8, 1810
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Zwickau, Germany
Died: July 29

 2 Max Stirner

Max Stirner.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: October 25, 1806
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bayreuth, Germany
Died: June 26

 3 Heinrich Heine

Heinrich Heine.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: December 13, 1797
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: February 17

 4 Eston Hemings

Eston Hemings.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Slave
Birthdate: May 21, 1808
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Monticello, Virginia, United States
Died: January 3

 5 Manuela Sáenz

Manuela Sáenz.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: December 27, 1797
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Quito
Died: November 23

 6 Amedeo Avogadro

Amedeo Avogadro.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist and Physicist
Birthdate: August 9, 1776
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: July 9

 7 James Strang

James Strang
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 21, 1813
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Scipio, New York, United States
Died: July 9
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 8 Carl, 3rd Prince of Leiningen

Carl, 3rd Prince of Leiningen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: September 12, 1804
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bavaria, Germany
Died: November 13

 9 William Buckland

William Buckland
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Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: March 12, 1784
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Axminster, Devon, England
Died: August 14

 10 William Palmer

William Palmer
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: physician, serial killer
Birthdate: August 6, 1824
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rugeley
Died: June 14

 11 Paul Delaroche

Paul Delaroche
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Famous As: Painter, Artist
Birthdate: July 17, 1797
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris
Died: November 4

 12 Nikolai Lobachevsky

Nikolai Lobachevsky
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: December 1, 1792
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Died: February 24

 13 John Ross

John Ross
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Navy Officer
Birthdate: June 24, 1777
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Balsarroch, Scotland
Died: August 30

 14 Said bin Sultan

Said bin Sultan
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Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: June 5, 1791
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Muscat, Oman
Died: October 19

 15 Adolphe Adam

Adolphe Adam
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: July 24, 1803
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 3

 16 Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Governor-General of India
Birthdate: March 30, 1785
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wrotham, England
Died: September 24

 17 Florestan, Prince of Monaco

Florestan, Prince of Monaco
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: October 10, 1785
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: June 20

 18 Ľudovít Štúr

Ľudovít Štúr.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 28, 1815
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Uhrovec
Died: January 12

 19 Ivan Fyodorovich Paskevich

Ivan Fyodorovich Paskevich
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: May 19, 1782
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Poltava, Ukraine
Died: February 1

 20 Théodore Chassériau

Théodore Chassériau
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: September 20, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: El Limón, Dominican Republic
Died: October 8

 21 Hugh Miller

Hugh Miller
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: October 10, 1802
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cromarty, Scotland
Died: December 24

 22 Étienne Cabet

Étienne Cabet
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: January 1, 1788
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dijon, France
Died: November 9

 23 Mikhail Semyonovich Vorontsov

Mikhail Semyonovich Vorontsov
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: May 30, 1782
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: November 18

 24 Ninomiya Sontoku

Ninomiya Sontoku
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: September 4, 1787
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ashigarakami District, Kanagawa, Japan
Died: November 17

 25 John M. Clayton

John M. Clayton
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 24, 1796
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dagsboro, Delaware, United States
Died: November 9

 26 Pyotr Chaadayev

Pyotr Chaadayev
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Famous As: Russian author
Birthdate: June 7, 1794
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: April 26

 27 Yang Xiuqing

Yang Xiuqing
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: September 23, 1821
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Guiping, China
Died: September 2

 28 Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet

Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet
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Famous As: Metaphysician
Birthdate: March 8, 1788
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: May 6

 29 Théodore Guérin

Théodore Guérin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: October 2, 1798
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Étables-sur-Mer, France
Died: May 14

 30 Karel Havlíček Borovský

Karel Havlíček Borovský
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 31, 1821
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Havlíčkova Borová, Czechia
Died: July 29

 31 Charles Frédéric Gerhardt

Charles Frédéric Gerhardt
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: French chemist
Birthdate: August 21, 1816
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: August 19

 32 Father Mathew

Father Mathew
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: October 10, 1790
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: County Tipperary, Ireland
Died: December 8

 33 Thomas Attwood

Thomas Attwood
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker
Birthdate: October 6, 1783
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Halesowen, Shropshire, England
Died: March 6

 34 David d'Angers

David d'Angers
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Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: March 12, 1788
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Angers, France
Died: January 4

 35 Lucia Elizabeth Vestris

Lucia Elizabeth Vestris
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 3, 1797
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 8

 36 Agostino Bassi

Agostino Bassi
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Entomologist
Birthdate: September 25, 1773
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mairago, Italy
Died: February 8

 37 Augustin Thierry

Augustin Thierry
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: May 10, 1795
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blois, France
Died: May 22

 38 Ivan Kireyevsky

Ivan Kireyevsky
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Famous As: Literary Critic
Birthdate: April 3, 1806
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: June 23

 39 Gim Jeong-hui

Gim Jeong-hui
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Famous As: Calligrapher
Birthdate: June 3, 1786
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kyongho-ri, South Korea
Died: October 10

 40 Thomas Doughty

Thomas Doughty
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: July 19, 1793
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 22

 41 Robert L. Stevens

Robert L. Stevens
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: October 18, 1787
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 20

 42 Adolphe Monod

Adolphe Monod
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Clergyman
Birthdate: January 21, 1802
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: April 6

 43 George Henry Evans

George Henry Evans
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Reformer
Birthdate: March 25, 1805
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bromyard, Herefordshire, England
Died: February 2

 44 István Ferenczy

István Ferenczy.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Hungarian sculptor
Birthdate: February 24, 1792
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 4

 45 Wilhelm von Biela

Wilhelm von Biela
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: March 19, 1782
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Roßla, Südharz, Germany
Died: February 18

 46 Nicolas-Charles Bochsa

Nicolas-Charles Bochsa
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Harpist
Birthdate: August 9, 1789
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montmédy, France
Died: January 6