Famous People Who Died In 1865

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1865. This list includes people like Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth, Elizabeth Gaskell, Edward Everett, Isabella Beeton and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, physicists, prime ministers and educators who died in 1865. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States and many more countries.

Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln
American
American President.
John Wilkes BoothJohn Wilkes Booth
American
Assassinated Abraham Lincoln

Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis
Austrian, Hungarian
Physician

Leopold I of BelgiumLeopold I of Belgium
Belgian, German, British
King of Belgium

Pierre-Joseph ProudhonPierre-Joseph Proudhon
French
Politician

Elizabeth GaskellElizabeth Gaskell
British
Novelist
Isabella BeetonIsabella Beeton
British
Author

Joseph PaxtonJoseph Paxton
British
Gardener & Architect

Edward EverettEdward Everett
American
Former American senator
Sir William Rowan HamiltonSir William Rowan Hamilton
Irish
Physicist, Astronomer and Mathematician

Mary SurrattMary Surratt
American
Criminal
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount PalmerstonHenry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston
British
Politician

David HeroldDavid Herold
American
Politician

Anna Pavlovna of RussiaAnna Pavlovna of Russia
Russian
Queen consort

Robert FitzRoyRobert FitzRoy
British
Scientist

Richard CobdenRichard Cobden
British
Politician
Madeleine Sophie BaratMadeleine Sophie Barat
French
Saint

Edmund RuffinEdmund Ruffin
American
Soldier

Andrés BelloAndrés Bello
Chilean, Venezuelan
Poet, Legislator, Philosopher, Educator,

KunisadaKunisada
Japanese
Designer
Samuel CunardSamuel Cunard
Canadian, British
Magnate

Christian Jürgensen ThomsenChristian Jürgensen Thomsen
Danish
Antiquarian
Charles de Morny, Duke of MornyCharles de Morny, Duke of Morny
French
Politician

Alexandros MavrokordatosAlexandros Mavrokordatos
Greek
Statesman

Tom SayersTom Sayers
British
Boxer
Heinrich BarthHeinrich Barth
German
Explorer

William Jackson HookerWilliam Jackson Hooker
British
Botanist
Thomas CorwinThomas Corwin
American
Politician

John LindleyJohn Lindley
British
Botanist

Rafael CarreraRafael Carrera
Guatemalan
Politician
Fitz Henry LaneFitz Henry Lane
American
Painter

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Nicholas WisemanNicholas Wiseman
Spanish
Archbishop
John CatronJohn Catron
American
Jurist

Giuditta PastaGiuditta Pasta
Italian
Opera Singer

Joseph Emerson WorcesterJoseph Emerson Worcester
American
Lexicographer

Samuel David LuzzattoSamuel David Luzzatto
Italian
Scholar
Robert RemakRobert Remak
German, Polish
Physiologist
Fredrika BremerFredrika Bremer
Finnish, Swedish
Writer

Arthur TappanArthur Tappan
American
Businessman

Lydia SigourneyLydia Sigourney
American
Author

Charles Lock EastlakeCharles Lock Eastlake
British
Painter
Thomas Chandler HaliburtonThomas Chandler Haliburton
Canadian, British
Politician

Henry Winter DavisHenry Winter Davis
American
Politician

Elisha K. RootElisha K. Root
American
Machinist

James Beaumont NeilsonJames Beaumont Neilson
Scottish
Inventor

William BecknellWilliam Becknell
American
Soldier
John RichardsonJohn Richardson
British, Scottish
Surgeon and Explorer

Robert Hermann SchomburgkRobert Hermann Schomburgk
German, British
Explorer
Heinrich LenzHeinrich Lenz
German, Estonian
 

Ludwig Schnorr von CarolsfeldLudwig Schnorr von Carolsfeld
German
Opera singer

Count Karl Ferdinand von BuolCount Karl Ferdinand von Buol
Austrian
Diplomatist
William Edmondstoune AytounWilliam Edmondstoune Aytoun
Scottish
Poet

Louis Juchault de LamoricièreLouis Juchault de Lamoricière
French
General
Karl Klaus von der DeckenKarl Klaus von der Decken
German
Explorer

Pierre Chouteau, Jr.Pierre Chouteau, Jr.
American
Merchant

Manfredo FantiManfredo Fanti
Italian
General

James BarryJames Barry
British
military physician, Surgeon

Amanz GresslyAmanz Gressly
Swiss
Geologist
David Claypoole JohnstonDavid Claypoole Johnston
American
Cartoonist

James Melville GillissJames Melville Gilliss
American
Astronomer

Johann Martin LappenbergJohann Martin Lappenberg
German
Diplomat

Albert OppelAlbert Oppel
German
Paleontologist
William C. QuantrillWilliam C. Quantrill
American
Confederate guerrilla leader

Thomas HancockThomas Hancock
British
inventor, engineer
Archibald McLeanArchibald McLean
Canadian
judge

Otto LudwigOtto Ludwig
German
Dramatist

Ángel de Saavedra, duke de RivasÁngel de Saavedra, duke de Rivas
Spanish
Poet
Carl Henrik, Count AnckarsvärdCarl Henrik, Count Anckarsvärd
Swedish
Nobleman

Rasmus Møller SørensenRasmus Møller Sørensen
Danish
Politician