Famous People Who Died In 1868

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1868. This list includes people like James Buchanan, Thaddeus Stevens, Kit Carson, Gioachino Rossini, Black Kettle and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include physicists, political leaders, emperors & kings and composers who died in 1868. This list includes people from United States, France, England and many more countries.

James BuchananJames Buchanan
American
15th U.S. President
Kit CarsonKit Carson
American
Explorer & Soldier

Thaddeus StevensThaddeus Stevens
American
Former United States Representative

Gioachino RossiniGioachino Rossini
Italian
Composer

Black KettleBlack Kettle
American
Leader

Léon FoucaultLéon Foucault
French
Physicist
MongkutMongkut
Thai
King of Thailand

Okita SōjiOkita Sōji
Japanese
Military leader

Adah Isaacs MenkenAdah Isaacs Menken
French, American
Actress
Laura SecordLaura Secord
Canadian
Canadian loyalist

Howell CobbHowell Cobb
American
Politician
James BrookeJames Brooke
Malaysian, British
Politician, Writer, Diplomat

Ludwig I of BavariaLudwig I of Bavaria
French
King

Nakano TakekoNakano Takeko
Japanese
Warrior

James Mayer de RothschildJames Mayer de Rothschild
French
Banker, Art collector, Economist, Businessperson

MzilikaziMzilikazi
South African
King of the Ndebele
William T. G. MortonWilliam T. G. Morton
American
Dentist

Alexandre Colonna-WalewskiAlexandre Colonna-Walewski
French, Polish
Statesman

Thomas D'Arcy McGeeThomas D'Arcy McGee
Canadian, Irish
Politician

David BrewsterDavid Brewster
British, Scottish
Botanist, Civil engineer, Physicist, Engineer,
Emanuel LeutzeEmanuel Leutze
German, American
Painter, Artist

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and VauxHenry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux
British, Scottish
Politician
Linus Yale Jr.Linus Yale Jr.
American
Inventor

Henry DeringerHenry Deringer
American
Gunsmith

Franz BerwaldFranz Berwald
Swedish
Swedish composer
Adalbert StifterAdalbert Stifter
Austrian
Writer

John ElliotsonJohn Elliotson
British
Physician, University teacher
Mswati IIMswati II
South African
King

John CrawfurdJohn Crawfurd
Scottish
Diplomat

August SchleicherAugust Schleicher
German
German linguist
Tewodros II of EthiopiaTewodros II of Ethiopia
Ethiopian
Emperor

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Christian Friedrich SchönbeinChristian Friedrich Schönbein
Swiss, German
Chemist
James David ForbesJames David Forbes
Scottish
Physicist

William Sidney MountWilliam Sidney Mount
American
Painter

Lafayette C. BakerLafayette C. Baker
American
Investigator

Charles KeanCharles Kean
Irish, British
Actor
Charles MéryonCharles Méryon
French
Artist
Ramón María Narváez, 1st Duke of ValenciaRamón María Narváez, 1st Duke of Valencia
Spanish
Statesman

Chauncey JeromeChauncey Jerome
American
Clockmaker

Jacob van LennepJacob van Lennep
Dutch
Poet

Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de PerthesJacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes
French
Archaeologist
Samuel LoverSamuel Lover
Irish
Songwriter

Moritz HauptmannMoritz Hauptmann
German
Music teacher

Seba SmithSeba Smith
American
Humorist

Ernest Doudart de LagréeErnest Doudart de Lagrée
French
Explorer

William Rutter DawesWilliam Rutter Dawes
British
Astronomer
Pierre-Antoine BerryerPierre-Antoine Berryer
French
Advocate

Charles HarpurCharles Harpur
Australian
Poet
Jón Thoroddsen elderJón Thoroddsen elder
Icelander
Poet

Karl Friedrich Philipp von MartiusKarl Friedrich Philipp von Martius
German
Botanist

Sir Benjamin Lee Guinness, 1st BaronetSir Benjamin Lee Guinness, 1st Baronet
Irish
Brewer
James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of CardiganJames Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan
British
Military Officer

William O'BryanWilliam O'Bryan
British
Preacher