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.
Ignaz SemmelweisIgnaz Semmelweis
Austrian, Hungarian
Physician

John Wilkes BoothJohn Wilkes Booth
American
Assassinated Abraham Lincoln

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
Joseph PaxtonJoseph Paxton
British
Gardener & Architect

Isabella BeetonIsabella Beeton
British
Author

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

Robert FitzRoyRobert FitzRoy
British
Scientist

David HeroldDavid Herold
American
Politician

Anna Pavlovna of RussiaAnna Pavlovna of Russia
Russian
Queen consort

Richard CobdenRichard Cobden
British
Politician
Andrés BelloAndrés Bello
Chilean, Venezuelan
Poet, Legislator, Philosopher, Educator,

KunisadaKunisada
Japanese
Designer

Tom SayersTom Sayers
British
Boxer

Edmund RuffinEdmund Ruffin
American
Soldier
Samuel CunardSamuel Cunard
Canadian, British
Magnate

Christian Jürgensen ThomsenChristian Jürgensen Thomsen
Danish
Antiquarian
Heinrich BarthHeinrich Barth
German
Explorer

William Jackson HookerWilliam Jackson Hooker
British
Botanist

Rafael CarreraRafael Carrera
Guatemalan
Politician
Thomas CorwinThomas Corwin
American
Politician

John LindleyJohn Lindley
British
Botanist
Fitz Henry LaneFitz Henry Lane
American
Painter

Robert RemakRobert Remak
German, Polish
Physiologist

John CatronJohn Catron
American
Jurist
Nicholas WisemanNicholas Wiseman
Spanish
Archbishop

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Giuditta PastaGiuditta Pasta
Italian
Opera Singer
Samuel David LuzzattoSamuel David Luzzatto
Italian
Scholar

Joseph Emerson WorcesterJoseph Emerson Worcester
American
Lexicographer

Fredrika BremerFredrika Bremer
Finnish, Swedish
Writer

Charles Lock EastlakeCharles Lock Eastlake
British
Painter
Thomas Chandler HaliburtonThomas Chandler Haliburton
Canadian, British
Politician
Arthur TappanArthur Tappan
American
Businessman

William BecknellWilliam Becknell
American
Soldier

James Beaumont NeilsonJames Beaumont Neilson
Scottish
Inventor

Henry Winter DavisHenry Winter Davis
American
Politician
Elisha K. RootElisha K. Root
American
Machinist

Heinrich LenzHeinrich Lenz
German, Estonian
 

Ludwig Schnorr von CarolsfeldLudwig Schnorr von Carolsfeld
German
Opera singer

James BarryJames Barry
British
military physician, Surgeon

William Edmondstoune AytounWilliam Edmondstoune Aytoun
Scottish
Poet
Karl Klaus von der DeckenKarl Klaus von der Decken
German
Explorer

Manfredo FantiManfredo Fanti
Italian
General
Pierre Chouteau, Jr.Pierre Chouteau, Jr.
American
Merchant

Amanz GresslyAmanz Gressly
Swiss
Geologist

David Claypoole JohnstonDavid Claypoole Johnston
American
Cartoonist
James Melville GillissJames Melville Gilliss
American
Astronomer

Albert OppelAlbert Oppel
German
Paleontologist
Johann Martin LappenbergJohann Martin Lappenberg
German
Diplomat

William C. QuantrillWilliam C. Quantrill
American
Confederate guerrilla leader

Thomas HancockThomas Hancock
British
inventor, engineer

Archibald McLeanArchibald McLean
Canadian
judge

Carl Henrik, Count AnckarsvärdCarl Henrik, Count Anckarsvärd
Swedish
Nobleman