Famous People Who Died In 1863

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1863. This list includes people like Sam Houston, Stonewall Jackson, Solomon Northup, Robert Gould Shaw, Eugène Delacroix and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, emperors & kings and poets who died in 1863. This list includes people from United States, France 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 Sam Houston

Sam Houston
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Governor of Texas (1859-61)
Birthdate: March 2, 1793
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States
Died: July 26

 2 Stonewall Jackson

Stonewall Jackson
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: January 21, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clarksburg, West Virginia, United States
Died: May 10

 3 Solomon Northup

Solomon Northup
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 10, 1807
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Minerva, New York
Died: 1863 AD

 4 Robert Gould Shaw

Robert Gould Shaw
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Personnel
Birthdate: October 10, 1837
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died: July 18

 5 Eugène Delacroix

Eugène Delacroix
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: April 26, 1798
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint-Maurice, France
Died: August 13

 6 William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author & Novelist
Birthdate: July 18, 1811
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Died: December 24

 7 Jacob Grimm

Jacob Grimm
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Famous As: Philologist
Birthdate: January 4, 1785
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hanau, Germany
Died: September 20
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 8 Kamehameha IV

Kamehameha IV
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: February 9, 1834
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Died: November 30

 9 Lyman Beecher

Lyman Beecher
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Clergyman
Birthdate: October 12, 1775
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Haven
Died: January 10

 10 James Bruce, 8th earl of Elgin

James Bruce, 8th earl of Elgin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Government Official
Birthdate: July 20, 1811
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 20

 11 Alfred de Vigny

Alfred de Vigny
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 27, 1797
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Loches, France
Died: September 17

 12 Clement Clarke Moore

Clement Clarke Moore
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 15, 1779
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: July 10

 13 Jane Pierce

Jane Pierce
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: First lady
Birthdate: March 12, 1806
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hampton, New Hampshire, United States
Died: December 2

 14 John J. Crittenden

John J. Crittenden
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 10, 1787
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Versailles, Kentucky, United States
Died: July 26

 15 Frederick VII of Denmark

Frederick VII of Denmark
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: October 6, 1808
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 15

 16 Sam Davis

Sam Davis
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Spy, Soldier
Birthdate: October 6, 1842
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States
Died: November 27

 17 Angus MacAskill

Angus MacAskill
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: 1825 AD
Birthplace: Isle of Berneray, Sound of Harris, Scotland
Died: August 8

 18 Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde

Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: October 20, 1792
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: August 14

 19 Natalia Pushkina

Natalia Pushkina
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Former Poet who was wife of the Russian poet Alexander Pushkin
Birthdate: September 8, 1812
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tambov Oblast, Russia
Died: November 26

 20 Patsey

Patsey
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Enslaved woman
Birthdate: 1830 AD
Birthplace: South Carolina, United States
Died: 1863 AD

 21 John B. Floyd

John B. Floyd
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 1, 1806
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Blacksburg, Virginia, United States
Died: August 26

 22 Prince Frederick of Prussia

Prince Frederick of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: October 30, 1794
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: July 27

 23 Horace Vernet

Horace Vernet
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: June 30, 1789
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 17

 24 Christian Friedrich Hebbel

Christian Friedrich Hebbel
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 18, 1813
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wesselburen, Germany
Died: December 13

 25 Andrew Hull Foote

Andrew Hull Foote
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: September 12, 1806
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: June 26

 26 Franz Xaver Gruber

Franz Xaver Gruber
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Organist
Birthdate: November 25, 1787
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hochburg-Ach, Austria
Died: June 7

 27 Richard Whately

Richard Whately
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: February 1, 1787
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cavendish Square, London, England
Died: October 8

 28 Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli

Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: September 7, 1791
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: December 21

 29 Henriette Pressburg

Henriette Pressburg
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Mother of Karl Marx
Birthdate: September 20, 1788
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nijmegen, Netherlands
Died: November 30

 30 Maria Martin

Maria Martin
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: July 6, 1796
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 18

 31 Dost Mohammad Khan

Dost Mohammad Khan
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Birthdate: December 23, 1793
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kandahar
Died: June 9

 32 Christian Friedrich, Baron Stockmar

Christian Friedrich, Baron Stockmar
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: August 22, 1787
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Coburg, Germany
Died: July 9

 33 Frederick William Faber

Frederick William Faber
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 28, 1814
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Calverley, England
Died: November 26

 34 Manuel Blanco Romasanta

Manuel Blanco Romasanta
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: November 18, 1809
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Esgos, Spain
Died: December 14

 35 Radama II

Radama II
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Famous As: King of Madagascar
Birthdate: September 23, 1829
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Queen's Palace, Antananarivo, Madagascar
Died: May 12

 36 Sa'id of Egypt

Sa'id of Egypt
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Wāli
Birthdate: March 17, 1822
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: January 17

 37 Ignacio Comonfort

Ignacio Comonfort
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 25th President of Mexico
Birthdate: March 12, 1812
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amozoc de Mota, Mexico
Died: November 13

 38 Mary Burns

Mary Burns
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Political Activist
Birthdate: September 29, 1821
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Died: January 7

 39 William Lowndes Yancey

William Lowndes Yancey
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: August 10, 1814
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Warren, Georgia, United States
Died: July 27

 40 Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet

Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: January 29, 1803
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Butterley, England
Died: March 11

 41 William Mulready

William Mulready
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: April 1, 1786
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ennis, Ireland
Died: July 7

 42 Emma Livry

Emma Livry
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet Dancer
Birthdate: September 24, 1842
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: France
Died: July 26

 43 Henry L. Pinckney

Henry L. Pinckney
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 24, 1794
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: February 3

 44 Mikhail Shchepkin

Mikhail Shchepkin
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 17, 1788
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belogrod, Russia
Died: August 11

 45 Edward Robinson

Edward Robinson
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Famous As: Translator
Birthdate: April 10, 1794
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Southington, Connecticut, United States
Died: January 27

 46 Jakob Steiner

Jakob Steiner
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: March 18, 1796
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Utzenstorf, Switzerland
Died: April 1

 47 Augustus Egg

Augustus Egg
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: May 2, 1816
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Died: March 26

 48 Eilhard Mitscherlich

Eilhard Mitscherlich
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: January 7, 1794
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wilhelmshaven, Germany
Died: August 28

 49 Giovanni Battista Amici

Giovanni Battista Amici
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Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: March 25, 1786
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Modena, Italy
Died: April 10

 50 Shi Dakai

Shi Dakai
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 1, 1831
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Guigang, China
Died: June 27