Famous People Who Died In 1873

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Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1873. This list includes people like Napoleon III, John Stuart Mill, David Livingstone, Mary Ann Cotton, Salmon P. Chase and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, lawyers, poets and philosophers who died in 1873. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States and many more countries.
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 1 
Napoleon III
(President of France from 1848 to 1852 and Emperor of the French from 1852 to 1870)
Napoleon III
22
Birthdate: April 20, 1808
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 9
 2 
David Livingstone
(Scottish Physician, Explorer and Missionary)
David Livingstone
11
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 19, 1813
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Scotland
Died: May 1
 3 
John Stuart Mill
(The Most Influential English-Speaking Philosopher of the Nineteenth Century)
John Stuart Mill
5
Birthdate: May 20, 1806
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pentonville, London, England
Died: May 7
 4 
Johns Hopkins
(Entrepreneur & Philanthropist)
Johns Hopkins
5
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 19, 1795
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States
Died: December 24
 5 
Grace Marks
(Irish-Canadian Maid & Murderer)
Grace Marks
5
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 1828
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ulster
Died: 1873 AD
 6 
Salmon P. Chase
(Sixth Chief Justice of the United States)
Salmon P. Chase
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 13, 1808
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: sixth Chief Justice of the United States
Died: May 7
 7 
Louis Agassiz
(Geologist)
Louis Agassiz
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 28, 1807
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montier
Died: December 14
 8 
Mary Ann Cotton
(Serial Killer)
Mary Ann Cotton
33
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: October 31, 1832
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Low Moorsley, Hetton-le-Hole, County Durham, England
Died: March 24
 9 
Mary Anna Custis Lee
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 1, 1807
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Annefield in Boyce, Virginia, United States
Died: November 5
 10 
Alexandru Ioan Cuza
(One of the Founders of the Modern Romanian State)
Alexandru Ioan Cuza
1
Birthdate: March 20, 1820
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bârlad, Romania
Died: May 15
 11 
Vasil Levski
(Bulgarian Revolutionary & Freedom Fighter Who was Executed by the Ottoman Authorities)
Vasil Levski
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 18, 1837
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Karlovo, Bulgaria
Died: February 18
 12 
Matthew Fontaine Maury
(American Astronomer, Oceanographer, Meteorologist, Geologist and Naval Officer)
Matthew Fontaine Maury
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 14, 1806
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Spotsylvania County, Virginia, United States
Died: February 1
 13 
Justus von Liebig
(German Chemist Who is Considered One of the Principal Founders of Organic Chemistry)
Justus von Liebig
1
Birthdate: May 12, 1803
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: April 18
Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria
1
Birthdate: November 13, 1801
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: December 14
 15 
Robert William Thomson
(Inventor of the Fountain Pen and Original Inventor of the Pneumatic Tyre)
Robert William Thomson
0
Birthdate: June 29, 1822
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stonehaven, Scotland
Died: March 8
 16 
William J. Hardee
(Army Officer)
William J. Hardee
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 12, 1815
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Camden County, Georgia, United States
Died: November 6
 17 
Laura Keene
(Actress)
Laura Keene
0
Birthdate: July 20, 1826
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 4
Amélie of Leuchtenberg
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 31, 1812
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: January 26
 19 
John of Saxony
0
Birthdate: December 12, 1801
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: October 29
 20 
John P. Hale
(Diplomat, U.S. Representative, Lawyer)
John P. Hale
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 31, 1806
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rochester, New Hampshire, United States
Died: November 19
 21 
Samuel Nelson
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 10, 1792
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hebron, New York, United States
Died: December 13
 22 
Francis Garnier
(Explorer)
Francis Garnier
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 25, 1839
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint-Étienne, France
Died: December 21
 23 
Teresa, Contessa Guiccioli
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1800 AD
Birthplace: Ravenna, Italy
Died: March 27
 24 
Bénédict Morel
(French Psychiatrist)
Bénédict Morel
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: November 22, 1809
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: March 30
 25 
Hiram Powers
(Sculptor)
Hiram Powers
0
Birthdate: June 29, 1805
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Woodstock, Vermont, United States
Died: June 27
 26 
Viktor Hartmann
(Architect)
Viktor Hartmann
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: April 23, 1834
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: July 23
 27 
Edward Bulwer-Lytton
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 25, 1803
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 18
 28 
Sheridan Le Fanu
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 28, 1814
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: February 7
 29 
Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda
(poet, writer, playwright)
Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 23, 1814
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 1
 30 
Samuel Wilberforce
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 7, 1805
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Clapham Common, London, England
Died: July 19
 31 
Ferdinand David
(Violinist)
Ferdinand David
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 19, 1810
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: July 18
Princess Charlotte of Württemberg
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 9, 1807
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Germany
Died: January 21
 33 
Kintpuash
(Tribal chief)
Kintpuash
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1837 AD
Birthplace: Tule Lake, California, United States
Died: October 3
 34 
Samuel Simon Schmucker
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 28, 1799
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hagerstown, Maryland, United States
Died: July 26
 35 
Nguyễn Tri Phương
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1806 AD
Birthplace: near Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Died: 1873 AD
 36 
George-Étienne Cartier
(Canadian statesman)
George-Étienne Cartier
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 6, 1814
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint-Antoine, Canada
Died: May 20
 37 
Giovanni Battista Donati
(Italian Astronomer Who Was First To Observe the Spectrum of a Comet)
Giovanni Battista Donati
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 16, 1826
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pisa, Italy
Died: September 20
Manuel Bretón de los Herreros
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 19, 1796
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Quel, Spain
Died: November 8
 39 
Franz Xaver Winterhalter
(German Painter and Lithographer Known for His Flattering Portraits of Royalty and Upper-Class Society)
Franz Xaver Winterhalter
1
Birthdate: April 20, 1805
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Menzenschwand, Sankt Blasien, Germany
Died: July 8
 40 
Alessandro Manzoni
(Italian Poet, Novelist and Senator of the Kingdom of Italy)
Alessandro Manzoni
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 7, 1785
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: May 22
 41 
Auguste Arthur de la Rive
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 9, 1801
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: November 27
 42 
Thomas Goff Lupton
0
Birthdate: September 3, 1791
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 18
 43 
Rifa'a al-Tahtawi
(Egyptian Writer, Translator, Teacher, Intellectual, and Egyptologist)
Rifa'a al-Tahtawi
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1801 AD
Birthplace: Tahta, Egypt
Died: May 27
Frédéric-Auguste Demetz
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: May 12, 1796
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 2
 45 
Edwin Landseer
(English Painter and Sculptor Known for His Paintings of Animals Particularly Horses, Dogs, and Stags)
Edwin Landseer
0
Birthdate: March 7, 1802
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 1
 46 
Pierre-Jean de Smet
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 30, 1801
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Termonde, Belgium
Died: May 23
 47 
Michael Madhusudan Dutt
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 25, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Jessore District
Died: June 29
 48 
Fyodor Tyutchev
(Former writer whose whole literary output constitutes a struggle to fuse political passion with poetic imagination)
Fyodor Tyutchev
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1803 AD
Birthplace: Ovstug, Russia
Died: 1873 AD
 49 
William Holmes McGuffey
(College professor)
William Holmes McGuffey
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 23, 1800
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Claysville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 4
 50 
Robert McClure
(Explorer)
Robert McClure
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 28, 1807
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wexford, Ireland
Died: October 17