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.

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 Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: American President.
Birthdate: February 12, 1809
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hodgenville, Kentucky, United States
Died: April 15
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 2 John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Assassinated Abraham Lincoln
Birthdate: May 10, 1838
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bel Air
Died: April 26

 3 Leopold I of Belgium

Leopold I of Belgium.
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Famous As: King of Belgium
Birthdate: December 16, 1790
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ehrenburg Palace, Coburg, Germany
Died: December 10

 4 James Barry

James Barry.
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: military physician, Surgeon
Birthdate: November 9, 1795
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belfast
Died: July 25

 5 Ignaz Semmelweis

Ignaz Semmelweis.
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: July 1, 1818
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Buda
Died: August 13

 6 Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 20, 1784
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
Died: October 18

 7 Mary Surratt

Mary Surratt
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: April 30, 1823
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Maryland, United States
Died: July 7
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 8 William C. Quantrill

William C. Quantrill
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Confederate guerrilla leader
Birthdate: July 31, 1837
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Canal Dover, Ohio, United States
Died: June 6

 9 Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 15, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Besançon, France
Died: January 19

 10 Elizabeth Gaskell

Elizabeth Gaskell.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: September 29, 1810
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chelsea
Died: November 12

 11 Henry Wirz

Henry Wirz
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: November 25, 1823
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland
Died: November 10

 12 Sir William Rowan Hamilton

Sir William Rowan Hamilton.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist, Astronomer and Mathematician
Birthdate: August 4, 1805
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Died: September 2

 13 Anna Pavlovna of Russia

Anna Pavlovna of Russia
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: January 18, 1795
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 1

 14 David Herold

David Herold
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 16, 1842
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Maryland
Died: July 7

 15 Robert FitzRoy

Robert FitzRoy
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: July 5, 1805
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ampton
Died: April 30

 16 Joseph Paxton

Joseph Paxton.
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Gardener & Architect
Birthdate: August 3, 1803
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bedfordshire
Died: June 8

 17 Edward Everett

Edward Everett.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former American senator
Birthdate: April 11, 1794
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: January 15

 18 Isabella Beeton

Isabella Beeton.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: March 12, 1836
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London
Died: February 6

 19 Infante Francisco de Paula of Spain

Infante Francisco de Paula of Spain
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Infante
Birthdate: March 10, 1794
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Aranjuez, Spain
Died: August 13

 20 Princess Sophie of Sweden

Princess Sophie of Sweden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: May 21, 1801
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: July 6

 21 Nicholas Alexandrovich, Tsesarevich of Russia

Nicholas Alexandrovich, Tsesarevich of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: September 20, 1843
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Alexander Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 24

 22 Richard Cobden

Richard Cobden
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 3, 1804
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Heyshott, United Kingdom
Died: April 2

 23 Edmund Ruffin

Edmund Ruffin
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: January 5, 1794
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Prince George County, Virginia, United States
Died: June 17

 24 Charles de Morny, Duke of Morny

Charles de Morny, Duke of Morny
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 15, 1811
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint-Maurice, Switzerland
Died: March 10

 25 Kunisada

Kunisada
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Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: 1786 AD
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: January 12

 26 Gülüstü Hanım

Gülüstü Hanım
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Abdulmejid I's wife
Birthdate: 1831 AD
Birthplace: Sukhum, Abkhazia
Died: 1865 AD

 27 Christian Jürgensen Thomsen

Christian Jürgensen Thomsen
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Famous As: Antiquarian
Birthdate: December 29, 1788
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: May 21

 28 Andrés Bello

Andrés Bello
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Poet, Legislator, Philosopher, Educator, Philologist, Diplomat, Politician, Translator, Writer
Birthdate: November 29, 1781
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Caracas
Died: October 15

 29 Alexandros Mavrokordatos

Alexandros Mavrokordatos
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: February 11, 1791
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Constantinople, Turkey
Died: August 18

 30 Madeleine Sophie Barat

Madeleine Sophie Barat
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: December 12, 1779
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Joigny, France
Died: May 25

 31 Tom Sayers

Tom Sayers
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: May 25, 1826
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brighton, England
Died: November 8
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 32 Samuel Cunard

Samuel Cunard
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Magnate
Birthdate: November 21, 1787
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
Died: April 28

 33 Rafael Carrera

Rafael Carrera
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 24, 1815
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Guatemala City, Guatemala
Died: April 14

 34 Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller

Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: January 15, 1793
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: August 23

 35 Heinrich Lenz

Heinrich Lenz
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 12, 1804
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tartu
Died: February 10

 36 Heinrich Barth

Heinrich Barth
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: February 16, 1821
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: November 25

 37 Nicholas Wiseman

Nicholas Wiseman
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Archbishop
Birthdate: August 3, 1802
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seville, Spain
Died: February 15

 38 Robert Remak

Robert Remak
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physiologist
Birthdate: July 26, 1815
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Poznań, Poland
Died: August 29

 39 Thomas Corwin

Thomas Corwin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 29, 1794
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bourbon County, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 18

 40 John Lindley

John Lindley
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: February 5, 1799
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Old Catton, England
Died: November 1

 41 William Jackson Hooker

William Jackson Hooker
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: July 6, 1785
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Norwich, England
Died: August 12

 42 Samuel David Luzzatto

Samuel David Luzzatto
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: August 22, 1800
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Trieste, Italy
Died: September 30

 43 Giuditta Pasta

Giuditta Pasta
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera Singer
Birthdate: October 26, 1797
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saronno, Italy
Died: April 1

 44 Fitz Henry Lane

Fitz Henry Lane
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: December 19, 1804
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 14

 45 Thomas Hancock

Thomas Hancock
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Famous As: inventor, engineer
Birthdate: May 8, 1786
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Marlborough, Wiltshire
Died: March 26

 46 John Catron

John Catron
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: January 7, 1786
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 30

 47 Fredrika Bremer

Fredrika Bremer
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 17, 1801
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Turku, Finland
Died: December 31

 48 Lydia Sigourney

Lydia Sigourney
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 1, 1791
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norwich, Connecticut, United States
Died: June 10

 49 Thomas Chandler Haliburton

Thomas Chandler Haliburton
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 17, 1796
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Windsor, Canada
Died: August 27

 50 Jean-Louis Michel

Jean-Louis Michel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Fencer
Birthdate: 1785 AD
Birthplace: Saint-Domingue
Died: 1865 AD