Famous People Who Died In 1872

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1872. This list includes people like Samuel Morse, Giuseppe Mazzini, Benito Juarez, James Gordon Bennett, Sr., Hugo von Mohl and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include journalists, political leaders, editors and philosophers who died in 1872. This list includes people from United States and many more countries.

William H. SewardWilliam H. Seward
American
Former United States Secretary of State
Samuel MorseSamuel Morse
American
Painter

Benito JuarezBenito Juarez
Mexican
Mexican lawyer

Hugo von MohlHugo von Mohl
German
Botanist

James Gordon Bennett, Sr.James Gordon Bennett, Sr.
American
Founder of New York Herald
Horace GreeleyHorace Greeley
American
Journalist, Politician, Publisher, Editor

George MeadeGeorge Meade
Spanish, American
Military personnel

Ludwig FeuerbachLudwig Feuerbach
German
Anthropologist, Philosopher, University teacher

Mary SomervilleMary Somerville
British, Scottish
Mathematician, Linguist, Translator, Astronomer,
George CatlinGeorge Catlin
American
Painter

Théophile GautierThéophile Gautier
French
writer, journalist, playwright, literary critic,
Charles XV of SwedenCharles XV of Sweden
Swedish
Swedish king

Kamehameha VKamehameha V
American
Monarch

Zeng GuofanZeng Guofan
Chinese
Political Leader
William John Macquorn RankineWilliam John Macquorn Rankine
British, Scottish
Engineer, Physicist, Civil engineer, University

N. F. S. GrundtvigN. F. S. Grundtvig
Danish
Poet, Historian, Philosopher, Theologian, Writer,
Franz GrillparzerFranz Grillparzer
Austrian, Hungarian
Austrian writer

Fanny FernFanny Fern
American
Journalist, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer,

Aleksis KiviAleksis Kivi
Finnish
Finnish author
Joseph BatesJoseph Bates
American
sailor, preacher

Stanisław MoniuszkoStanisław Moniuszko
Polish
Composer