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.

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 James Buchanan

James Buchanan.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 15th U.S. President
Birthdate: April 23, 1791
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cove Gap
Died: June 1

 2 James Brooke

James Brooke.
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Famous As: Politician, Writer, Diplomat
Birthdate: April 29, 1803
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Varanasi
Died: June 11

 3 Okita Sōji

Okita Sōji.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: 1842 AD
Birthplace: Edo, Japan
Died: July 19

 4 Kit Carson

Kit Carson.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Explorer & Soldier
Birthdate: December 24, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Madison County
Died: May 23

 5 Thaddeus Stevens

Thaddeus Stevens.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former United States Representative
Birthdate: April 4, 1792
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Danville
Died: August 11

 6 Bhanubhakta Acharya

Bhanubhakta Acharya
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: July 13, 1814
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chundi Ramgha, Nepal
Died: April 23

 7 Mongkut

Mongkut
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Famous As: King of Thailand
Birthdate: October 18, 1804
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: October 1
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 8 Gioachino Rossini

Gioachino Rossini.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: February 29, 1792
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pesaro, Italy
Died: November 13

 9 James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan

James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: October 16, 1797
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hambleden, England
Died: March 28

 10 Tewodros II of Ethiopia

Tewodros II of Ethiopia
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 1818 AD
Birthplace: Qwara, Dembiya
Died: April 13

 11 Ludwig I of Bavaria

Ludwig I of Bavaria
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: August 25, 1786
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: February 29

 12 Laura Secord

Laura Secord
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Canadian loyalist
Birthdate: September 13, 1775
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Great Barrington, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 17

 13 Mzilikazi

Mzilikazi
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Famous As: King of the Ndebele
Birthdate: 1790 AD
Birthplace: near Mkuze, South Africa
Died: September 9

 14 James Mayer de Rothschild

James Mayer de Rothschild
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker, Art collector, Economist, Businessperson
Birthdate: May 15, 1792
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Frankfurt
Died: November 15

 15 Howell Cobb

Howell Cobb
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 7, 1815
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Jefferson County, Georgia, United States
Died: October 9

 16 Black Kettle

Black Kettle.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: December 7, 1803
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Black Hills
Died: November 27

 17 Nakano Takeko

Nakano Takeko
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Warrior
Birthdate: July 12, 1847
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Edo, Japan
Died: October 10

 18 Alexandre Colonna-Walewski

Alexandre Colonna-Walewski
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: May 4, 1810
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Walewice, Poland
Died: September 27

 19 Adah Isaacs Menken

Adah Isaacs Menken
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 15, 1835
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bordeaux, France
Died: August 10

 20 Léon Foucault

Léon Foucault.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: September 18, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris
Died: February 11

 21 Thomas D'Arcy McGee

Thomas D'Arcy McGee
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 13, 1825
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Carlingford, Ireland
Died: April 7

 22 William T. G. Morton

William T. G. Morton
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Dentist
Birthdate: August 9, 1819
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charlton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 15

 23 Adele Foucher

Adele Foucher
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 27, 1803
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 27

 24 Mswati II

Mswati II
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 1825 AD
Birthplace: Eswatini
Died: 1868 AD

 25 David Brewster

David Brewster
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: December 11, 1781
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jedburgh, Scotland
Died: February 10

 26 Emanuel Leutze

Emanuel Leutze
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Famous As: Painter, Artist
Birthdate: May 24, 1816
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Schwäbisch Gmünd
Died: July 18

 27 Adalbert Stifter

Adalbert Stifter
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 23, 1805
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kingdom of Bohemia
Died: January 28

 28 Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 19, 1778
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: May 7

 29 Henry Deringer

Henry Deringer
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Famous As: Gunsmith
Birthdate: October 26, 1786
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Easton, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 28

 30 Franz Berwald

Franz Berwald
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: July 23, 1796
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: April 3

 31 Sir Benjamin Lee Guinness, 1st Baronet

Sir Benjamin Lee Guinness, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Brewer
Birthdate: November 1, 1798
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: May 19

 32 August Schleicher

August Schleicher
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Famous As: German linguist
Birthdate: February 19, 1821
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Meiningen
Died: December 6

 33 John Crawfurd

John Crawfurd
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: August 13, 1783
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Islay, Scotland
Died: May 11

 34 John Elliotson

John Elliotson
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician, University teacher
Birthdate: October 29, 1791
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Southwark
Died: July 29

 35 Christian Friedrich Schönbein

Christian Friedrich Schönbein
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: October 18, 1799
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Metzingen, Germany
Died: August 29

 36 Karl Friedrich Philipp von Martius

Karl Friedrich Philipp von Martius
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: April 17, 1794
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Erlangen, Germany
Died: December 13

 37 Linus Yale Jr.

Linus Yale Jr.
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: April 4, 1821
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Salisbury, New York, United States
Died: December 25

 38 Lafayette C. Baker

Lafayette C. Baker
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Investigator
Birthdate: October 13, 1826
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stafford, New York, United States
Died: July 3

 39 William Sidney Mount

William Sidney Mount
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 26, 1807
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Setauket- East Setauket, New York, United States
Died: November 19

 40 Charles Kean

Charles Kean
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 18, 1811
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Waterford, Ireland
Died: January 22

 41 James David Forbes

James David Forbes
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: April 20, 1809
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: December 31

 42 Charles Méryon

Charles Méryon
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: November 23, 1821
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 17

 43 Tiruwork Wube

Tiruwork Wube
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Ethiopia
Died: May 16

 44 Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes

Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes
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Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: September 10, 1788
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Perthes, France
Died: August 5

 45 Chauncey Jerome

Chauncey Jerome
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Famous As: Clockmaker
Birthdate: June 10, 1793
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Canaan, United States
Died: April 20

 46 Samuel Lover

Samuel Lover
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Songwriter
Birthdate: February 24, 1797
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Grafton Street, Dublin, Ireland
Died: July 6

 47 Charles Harpur

Charles Harpur
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: January 23, 1813
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Windsor, Australia
Died: June 10

 48 Seba Smith

Seba Smith
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Humorist
Birthdate: September 14, 1792
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Buckfield, Maine, United States
Died: July 28

 49 Moritz Hauptmann

Moritz Hauptmann
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Music teacher
Birthdate: October 13, 1792
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: January 3

 50 Ernest Doudart de Lagrée

Ernest Doudart de Lagrée
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: March 31, 1823
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Died: March 12