Famous People Who Died In 1878

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1878. This list includes people like Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, William M. Tweed, Claude Bernard, William Cullen Bryant, Joseph Henry and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, spiritual & religious leaders and emperors & kings who died in 1878. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany and many more countries.

Princess Alice of the United KingdomPrincess Alice of the United Kingdom
British
Princess of the United Kingdom
William M. TweedWilliam M. Tweed
American
Politician

Pope Pius IXPope Pius IX
Italian
Religious Leader

Victor Emmanuel II of ItalyVictor Emmanuel II of Italy
Italian
First King of Unified Italy

James Alexander HamiltonJames Alexander Hamilton
American
Son of Alexander Hamilton
William Cullen BryantWilliam Cullen Bryant
American
Romantic Poet

Claude BernardClaude Bernard
French
Physiologist

Joseph HenryJoseph Henry
American
Scientist
Gideon WellesGideon Welles
American
 

Kirkpatrick MacmillanKirkpatrick Macmillan
Scottish
Inventor of Pedal Bicycle
Mirza Fatali AkhundovMirza Fatali Akhundov
Azerbaijani
Writer and Philisopher

Lord John RussellLord John Russell
British
Prime Minister of Great Britain

Archduke Franz Karl of AustriaArchduke Franz Karl of Austria
Austrian
Archduke of Austria

Henry WellsHenry Wells
American
Businessman

Anna SewellAnna Sewell
British
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer
George Henry LewesGeorge Henry Lewes
British
Philosopher

Maria Christina of the Two SiciliesMaria Christina of the Two Sicilies
Italian
Queen

George Gilbert ScottGeorge Gilbert Scott
British
Architect

George CruikshankGeorge Cruikshank
British
Caricaturist
Ōkubo ToshimichiŌkubo Toshimichi
Japanese
Bushi, Politician

Catharine BeecherCatharine Beecher
American
Educator
Crawford LongCrawford Long
American
Surgeon

Charles HodgeCharles Hodge
American
Theologian

Nikolay NekrasovNikolay Nekrasov
Russian
Poet
Julius von MayerJulius von Mayer
German
Physicist, Physician

Ernst Heinrich WeberErnst Heinrich Weber
German
Psychologist, Physician
Townsend HarrisTownsend Harris
American
Diplomat

Charles-François DaubignyCharles-François Daubigny
French
Painter

Benjamin BonnevilleBenjamin Bonneville
French
Officer
Bayard TaylorBayard Taylor
American
Poet

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Robert StirlingRobert Stirling
Scottish
Clergyman
Alfonso Ferrero La MarmoraAlfonso Ferrero La Marmora
Italian
General

Richard UpjohnRichard Upjohn
British, American
Architect

Madame RestellMadame Restell
British, American
Abortionist

Elias Magnus FriesElias Magnus Fries
Swedish
Mycologist
Karl GutzkowKarl Gutzkow
German
Writer
Joshua JohnsonJoshua Johnson
American
Painter

Tomás Cipriano de MosqueraTomás Cipriano de Mosquera
Colombian
Politician

Angelo SecchiAngelo Secchi
Italian
Astronomer

John Dunmore LangJohn Dunmore Lang
Australian, Scottish
Writer
Elizabeth PrentissElizabeth Prentiss
American
Author

Félix DupanloupFélix Dupanloup
French
Political leader

Carlo BlasisCarlo Blasis
Italian
Dancer

Samuel PhelpsSamuel Phelps
British
Actor

Evert Augustus DuyckinckEvert Augustus Duyckinck
American
Publisher
Aleardo AleardiAleardo Aleardi
Italian
Poet

Louis-Antoine Garnier-PagèsLouis-Antoine Garnier-Pagès
French
Politician
Anna Claypoole PealeAnna Claypoole Peale
American
Painter

Edward Knight CollinsEdward Knight Collins
American
Shipping Magnate

Charles James MathewsCharles James Mathews
British
Actor
Sir Richard Griffith, 1st BaronetSir Richard Griffith, 1st Baronet
Irish
Geologist

Robert HellerRobert Heller
British
Magician
Thomas Bangs ThorpeThomas Bangs Thorpe
American
Humorist

George Augustus SelwynGeorge Augustus Selwyn
New Zealander
Bishop

Benjamin F. WadeBenjamin F. Wade
American
Politician

Heinrich LeoHeinrich Leo
German, Prussian
Historian

Emeline Horton ClevelandEmeline Horton Cleveland
American
Physician
Alexander DuffAlexander Duff
Scottish
Missionary

Henri-Victor RegnaultHenri-Victor Regnault
German, French
Chemist

Judah ben Solomon Hai AlkalaiJudah ben Solomon Hai Alkalai
Bosnian
Rabbi

Sir George BackSir George Back
British
Artist
Sarah Helen Power WhitmanSarah Helen Power Whitman
American
Poet