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
Thaddeus StevensThaddeus Stevens
American
Former United States Representative

Kit CarsonKit Carson
American
Explorer & Soldier

Gioachino RossiniGioachino Rossini
Italian
Composer

Black KettleBlack Kettle
American
Leader

Léon FoucaultLéon Foucault
French
Physicist
MongkutMongkut
Thai
King of Thailand

James BrookeJames Brooke
Malaysian, British
Politician, Writer, Diplomat

Tewodros II of EthiopiaTewodros II of Ethiopia
Ethiopian
Emperor
Okita SōjiOkita Sōji
Japanese
Military leader

Laura SecordLaura Secord
Canadian
Canadian loyalist
Ludwig I of BavariaLudwig I of Bavaria
French
King

James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of CardiganJames Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan
British
Military Officer

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

Nakano TakekoNakano Takeko
Japanese
Warrior

MzilikaziMzilikazi
South African
King of the Ndebele
Bhanubhakta AcharyaBhanubhakta Acharya
Nepalese
Poet

Adah Isaacs MenkenAdah Isaacs Menken
French, American
Actress

Howell CobbHowell Cobb
American
Politician

Thomas D'Arcy McGeeThomas D'Arcy McGee
Canadian, Irish
Politician
Alexandre Colonna-WalewskiAlexandre Colonna-Walewski
French, Polish
Statesman

William T. G. MortonWilliam T. G. Morton
American
Dentist
David BrewsterDavid Brewster
British, Scottish
Scientist

Adele FoucherAdele Foucher
French
Writer

Emanuel LeutzeEmanuel Leutze
German, American
Painter, Artist
Mswati IIMswati II
South African
King

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and VauxHenry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux
British, Scottish
Politician
Henry DeringerHenry Deringer
American
Gunsmith

Adalbert StifterAdalbert Stifter
Austrian
Writer

Sir Benjamin Lee Guinness, 1st BaronetSir Benjamin Lee Guinness, 1st Baronet
Irish
Brewer
August SchleicherAugust Schleicher
German
German linguist

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Franz BerwaldFranz Berwald
Swedish
Swedish composer
John CrawfurdJohn Crawfurd
Scottish
Diplomat

John ElliotsonJohn Elliotson
British
Physician, University teacher

Christian Friedrich SchönbeinChristian Friedrich Schönbein
Swiss, German
Chemist

Karl Friedrich Philipp von MartiusKarl Friedrich Philipp von Martius
German
Botanist
Linus Yale Jr.Linus Yale Jr.
American
Inventor
Lafayette C. BakerLafayette C. Baker
American
Investigator

William Sidney MountWilliam Sidney Mount
American
Painter

Charles KeanCharles Kean
Irish, British
Actor

James David ForbesJames David Forbes
Scottish
Physicist
Tiruwork WubeTiruwork Wube
Ethiopian
Queen

Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de PerthesJacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes
French
Archaeologist

Samuel LoverSamuel Lover
Irish
Songwriter

Chauncey JeromeChauncey Jerome
American
Clockmaker

Moritz HauptmannMoritz Hauptmann
German
Music teacher
Seba SmithSeba Smith
American
Humorist

Ernest Doudart de LagréeErnest Doudart de Lagrée
French
Explorer
Charles HarpurCharles Harpur
Australian
Poet

Jacob van LennepJacob van Lennep
Dutch
Poet

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

Ramón María Narváez, 1st Duke of ValenciaRamón María Narváez, 1st Duke of Valencia
Spanish
Statesman
Charles MéryonCharles Méryon
French
Artist

Jón Thoroddsen elderJón Thoroddsen elder
Icelander
Poet

William O'BryanWilliam O'Bryan
British
Preacher