Famous People Who Died In 1857

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1857. This list includes people like Mangal Pandey, Auguste Comte, Augustin-Louis Cauchy, Mikhail Glinka, Alfred de Musset and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, novelists, mathematicians and explorers who died in 1857. This list includes people from France, United Kingdom 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.

Vote for Your Favourite People Who Died In 1857

 1 
Angelica Hamilton
(Alexander Hamilton's Daughter)

Angelica Hamilton
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 25, 1784
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: United States
Died: February 6

 2 
Auguste Comte
(Philosopher)

Auguste Comte
4
Birthdate: January 19, 1798
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Montpellier, France
Died: September 5

 3 
Mangal Pandey
(Revolutionary)

Mangal Pandey
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 19, 1827
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nagwa, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: April 8

 4 
Augustin-Louis Cauchy
(Mathematician)

Augustin-Louis Cauchy
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 21, 1789
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris
Died: May 23

 5 
Mikhail Glinka
(Composer)

Mikhail Glinka
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 1, 1804
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yelninsky District, Smolensk Oblast, Russia
Died: February 15

 6 
Carl Czerny
(Austrian Pianist and Composer Known for His Pedagogical Works for the Piano)

Carl Czerny
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 21, 1791
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: July 15

 7 
Alfred de Musset
(French Writer Best Known for His Autobiographical Novel ‘The Confession of a Child of the Century’)

Alfred de Musset
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 11, 1810
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: May 2
You May Like

 8 
David Thompson
(Fur trader)

David Thompson
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 30, 1770
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Westminster, England
Died: February 10

 9 
John Nicholson
(Colonial official)

John Nicholson
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 11, 1822
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: September 23

Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 25, 1776
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buckingham House, London, England
Died: April 30

 11 

Eugène François Vidocq
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 24, 1775
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Arras, France
Died: May 11

 12 
George Cayley
(Engineer)

George Cayley
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: December 27, 1773
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Scarborough, England
Died: December 15

 13 
Eugène Sue
(Novelist)

Eugène Sue
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 26, 1804
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 3

 14 

Charles Lucien Bonaparte
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 24, 1803
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: July 29

 15 
Rufus Wilmot Griswold
(Journalist, Writer, Literary critic, Poet)

Rufus Wilmot Griswold
0
Birthdate: February 13, 1815
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Benson
Died: August 27

 16 
William Brown
(military personnel)

William Brown
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 22, 1777
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Foxford
Died: March 3

 17 

William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 14, 1773
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bath, England
Died: March 13

 18 
Agustina de Aragon
(Military officer)

Agustina de Aragon
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 4, 1786
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Reus, Spain
Died: May 29

 19 
Preston Brooks
(Politician)

Preston Brooks
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 5, 1819
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edgefield County, South Carolina
Died: January 27

 20 
Alcide d'Orbigny
(Naturalist)

Alcide d'Orbigny
0
Birthdate: September 6, 1802
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Coueron, France
Died: June 30

 21 
Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff
(Known for His Novel ‘Aus Dem Leben Eines Taugenichts’)

Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 10, 1788
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Łubowice, Poland
Died: November 26

 22 
Francis Beaufort
(Former Hydrographer known for Beaufort cipher, Beaufort scale)

Francis Beaufort
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 27, 1774
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Navan, Ireland
Died: December 17

 23 
Houkje Gerrits Bouma
(Speed skater)

Houkje Gerrits Bouma
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 12, 1788
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Akkerwoude, Netherlands
Died: August 8

 24 

Louis-Jacques Thenard
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 4, 1777
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Aube, France
Died: June 21

 25 
Patrick Mahoney
(Armed force officer)

Patrick Mahoney
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1827 AD
Birthplace: Waterford
Died: October 30

 26 
Peer Ali Khan
(Indian Revolutionary Known for His Leading Role in the Organization of the Great Revolt of 1857)

Peer Ali Khan
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1812 AD
Birthplace: Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: July 7

Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
0
Birthdate: February 14, 1822
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: November 10

Manuel José Quintana
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 11, 1772
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: March 11

 29 

Douglas William Jerrold
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 3, 1803
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 8

Louis-Eugène Cavaignac
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 15, 1802
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 28

 31 
William L. Marcy
(Politician)

William L. Marcy
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 12, 1786
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Southbridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 4

 32 

Michel Bibaud
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 19, 1782
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cotes des Neiges, Canada
Died: August 3

 33 
Johann Georg Hiedler
(Journeyman Miller)

Johann Georg Hiedler
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 28, 1792
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Spital, Weitra, Austria
Died: February 9

 34 

Marquis de Custine
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 18, 1790
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Niderviller, France
Died: September 25

Princess Henriette of Nassau-Weilburg
0
Birthdate: April 22, 1780
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kirchheimbolanden, Germany
Died: January 2

 36 
Henry Montgomery Lawrence
(Military officer)

Henry Montgomery Lawrence
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 28, 1806
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Matara, Sri Lanka
Died: July 4

 37 
Henry Havelock
(Military personnel)

Henry Havelock
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 5, 1795
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, England
Died: November 24

 38 

Frederick Scott Archer
0
Birthdate: 1813 AD
Birthplace: Bishop’s Stortford, England
Died: May 1

Pierre-Jean de Béranger
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 19, 1780
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: July 16

 40 

James Gillespie Birney
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 4, 1792
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Danville, Kentucky, United States
Died: November 25

 41 

Achille Devéria
2
Birthdate: February 6, 1800
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 23

 42 
Abe Masahiro
(Chief Senior Councillor)

Abe Masahiro
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 3, 1819
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: August 6

 43 
Thomas Crawford
(Sculptor)

Thomas Crawford
0
Birthdate: March 22, 1814
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: October 10

 44 

John Wilson Croker
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 20, 1780
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Galway, Ireland
Died: August 10

Dolores Veintimilla
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1829 AD
Birthplace: Quito, Ecuador
Died: May 23

 46 

William Scoresby
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 5, 1789
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cropton, Yorkshire, England
Died: March 21

 47 
Daniele Manin
(Political leader)

Daniele Manin
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 13, 1804
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: September 22

Eduard von Feuchtersleben
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 1798 AD
Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
Died: 1857 AD

 49 
Manuel Oribe
(Politician)

Manuel Oribe
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 26, 1792
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died: November 12

 50 

Dionysios Solomos
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 8, 1798
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zacynthus, Greece
Died: February 9