Famous People Who Died In 1877

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1877. This list includes people like Cornelius Vanderbilt, Crazy Horse, Nathan Bedford Forrest, Brigham Young, Caroline Chisholm and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, military leaders, political leaders and inventors who died in 1877. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, France 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 Cornelius Vanderbilt

Cornelius Vanderbilt
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Business Tycoon & Philanthropist
Birthdate: May 27, 1794
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Staten Island
Died: January 4

 2 Nathan Bedford Forrest

Nathan Bedford Forrest
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Confederate general during American Civil War
Birthdate: July 13, 1821
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bedford County, Tennessee, United States
Died: October 29
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Crazy Horse

Crazy Horse
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Leader, Folk Hero
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Rapid City, South Dakota
Died: September 5

 4 Brigham Young

Brigham Young
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Second President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Birthdate: June 1, 1801
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Whitingham
Died: August 29

 5 Saigo Takamori

Saigo Takamori
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Samurai, Poet
Birthdate: January 23, 1828
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kagoshima
Died: September 24

 6 Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: June 10, 1819
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ornans, France
Died: December 31

 7 Adolphe Thiers

Adolphe Thiers
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 15, 1797
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bouc-Bel-Air, France
Died: September 3
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 8 Henry Fox Talbot

Henry Fox Talbot
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: February 11, 1800
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dorset
Died: September 17

 9 Jung Bahadur Rana

Jung Bahadur Rana
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Famous As: Former Ruler & Prime Minister of Nepal
Birthdate: June 18, 1816
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kathmandu
Died: February 25

 10 Juan Manuel de Rosas

Juan Manuel de Rosas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Dictator of Argentina
Birthdate: March 30, 1793
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Buenos Aires
Died: March 14

 11 James Douglas

James Douglas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: British colonial governor on Vancouver Island (now British Columbia)
Birthdate: August 15, 1803
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Demerara
Died: August 2

 12 Placide Cappeau

Placide Cappeau
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 25, 1808
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Roquemaure, France
Died: August 8

 13 Walter Bagehot

Walter Bagehot
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Listed In:
Famous As: Journalist, Economist, Political scientist, Writer, Sociologist
Birthdate: February 3, 1826
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Somerset
Died: March 24

 14 Caroline Norton

Caroline Norton
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: March 22, 1808
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London
Died: June 15

 15 Kido Takayoshi

Kido Takayoshi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Politician, Statesman, Diplomat
Birthdate: August 11, 1833
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chōshū Domain
Died: May 26

 16 Sophie of Württemberg

Sophie of Württemberg
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: June 17, 1818
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ludwigsburg Residential Palace, Ludwigsburg, Germany
Died: June 3

 17 Urbain Le Verrier

Urbain Le Verrier
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: March 11, 1811
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint-Lô, France
Died: September 23

 18 Charles Wilkes

Charles Wilkes
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Naval Officer
Birthdate: April 3, 1798
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: February 8

 19 Levi Coffin

Levi Coffin
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: October 28, 1798
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Guilford County, North Carolina
Died: September 16

 20 Caroline Chisholm

Caroline Chisholm
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Immigrant Welfare Activist
Birthdate: May 30, 1808
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wootton, Northampton, England
Died: March 25

 21 Yakub Beg

Yakub Beg
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Adventurer
Birthdate: 1820 AD
Birthplace: Khanate of Kokand, Uzbekistan
Died: May 30

 22 Raphael Semmes

Raphael Semmes
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Confederate naval officer
Birthdate: September 27, 1809
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Charles County, Maryland
Died: August 30

 23 Amalie Auguste of Bavaria

Amalie Auguste of Bavaria
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: November 13, 1801
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: November 8

 24 Hermann Grassmann

Hermann Grassmann
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Famous As: Polymath
Birthdate: April 15, 1809
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Szczecin, Poland
Died: September 26

 25 Alexander Bain

Alexander Bain
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Famous As: Inventor of Electric Clock
Birthdate: October 1, 1811
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Watten
Died: January 2

 26 Gustav, Prince of Vasa

Gustav, Prince of Vasa
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: November 9, 1799
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: August 5

 27 Antoine-Augustin Cournot

Antoine-Augustin Cournot
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: August 28, 1801
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gray, France
Died: March 31

 28 Elizabeth F. Ellet

Elizabeth F. Ellet
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 18, 1818
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sodus Point, New York, United States
Died: June 3

 29 Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: February 3, 1808
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Weimar, Germany
Died: January 18

 30 Johan Ludvig Runeberg

Johan Ludvig Runeberg
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 5, 1804
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Jakobstad
Died: May 6

 31 Robert Dale Owen

Robert Dale Owen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 7, 1801
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: June 24

 32 John O'Mahony

John O'Mahony
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: 1815 AD
Birthplace: Kilbeheny, Ireland
Died: February 7

 33 Nathaniel Palmer

Nathaniel Palmer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Hunter
Birthdate: August 8, 1799
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stonington, Connecticut, United States
Died: June 21

 34 William G. Brownlow

William G. Brownlow
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: August 29, 1805
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wythe County, Virginia, United States
Died: April 29

 35 Oliver P. Morton

Oliver P. Morton
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 4, 1823
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wayne County, Indiana, United States
Died: November 1

 36 Mary Carpenter

Mary Carpenter
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educational and Social Reformer
Birthdate: April 3, 1807
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Exeter, England
Died: June 14

 37 John Lothrop Motley

John Lothrop Motley
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: April 15, 1814
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 29

 38 Ludwig von Köchel

Ludwig von Köchel
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Austrian musician
Birthdate: January 14, 1800
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Krems an der Donau, Austria
Died: June 3

 39 William Lovett

William Lovett
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: May 8, 1800
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Newlyn, England
Died: August 8

 40 Edward Belcher

Edward Belcher
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: February 27, 1799
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
Died: March 18

 41 Alexandre Herculano

Alexandre Herculano
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 28, 1810
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: September 13

 42 Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff

Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: January 15, 1803
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hannover, Germany
Died: December 20

 43 Charles Henry Davis

Charles Henry Davis
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: January 16, 1807
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: February 18

 44 Wilhelm Emmanuel von Ketteler

Wilhelm Emmanuel von Ketteler
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: December 25, 1811
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Münster, Germany
Died: July 13

 45 Wilhelm Hofmeister

Wilhelm Hofmeister
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist
Birthdate: May 18, 1824
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: January 12

 46 Edward Loomis Davenport

Edward Loomis Davenport
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1816 AD
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 1

 47 Bede Polding

Bede Polding
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: November 18, 1794
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: March 16

 48 Aleksander Wielopolski

Aleksander Wielopolski
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: March 13, 1803
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sędziejowice, Poland
Died: December 30

 49 Fernán Caballero

Fernán Caballero
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 24, 1796
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Morges, Switzerland
Died: April 7

 50 James Kay-Shuttleworth

James Kay-Shuttleworth
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: July 20, 1804
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rochdale, England
Died: May 26