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.

James Alexander HamiltonJames Alexander Hamilton
American
Son of Alexander Hamilton
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

William Cullen BryantWilliam Cullen Bryant
American
Romantic Poet

Claude BernardClaude Bernard
French
Physiologist

Gideon WellesGideon Welles
American
 
Joseph HenryJoseph Henry
American
Scientist

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

Anna SewellAnna Sewell
British
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer

George Gilbert ScottGeorge Gilbert Scott
British
Architect
Henry WellsHenry Wells
American
Businessman

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

George Henry LewesGeorge Henry Lewes
British
Philosopher

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

Mindon MinMindon Min
Burmese
King of Myanmar
Crawford LongCrawford Long
American
Surgeon

Senusret IISenusret II
Egyptian
King

Catharine BeecherCatharine Beecher
American
Educator
Charles HodgeCharles Hodge
American
Theologian

Nikolay NekrasovNikolay Nekrasov
Russian
Poet
Townsend HarrisTownsend Harris
American
Diplomat

Benjamin BonnevilleBenjamin Bonneville
French
Officer

Julius von MayerJulius von Mayer
German
Physicist, Physician
Ernst Heinrich WeberErnst Heinrich Weber
German
Psychologist, Physician

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Charles-François DaubignyCharles-François Daubigny
French
Painter
Robert StirlingRobert Stirling
Scottish
Clergyman

Madame RestellMadame Restell
British, American
Abortionist

Bayard TaylorBayard Taylor
American
Poet

Angelo SecchiAngelo Secchi
Italian
Astronomer
Richard UpjohnRichard Upjohn
British, American
Architect
Tomás Cipriano de MosqueraTomás Cipriano de Mosquera
Colombian
Politician

Alfonso Ferrero La MarmoraAlfonso Ferrero La Marmora
Italian
General

Elias Magnus FriesElias Magnus Fries
Swedish
Mycologist

Carl von RokitanskyCarl von Rokitansky
Czech
Pathologist
Joshua JohnsonJoshua Johnson
American
Painter

Charles Cousin-Montauban, Comte de PalikaoCharles Cousin-Montauban, Comte de Palikao
French
Statesman

John Dunmore LangJohn Dunmore Lang
Australian, Scottish
Writer

Karl GutzkowKarl Gutzkow
German
Writer

Elizabeth PrentissElizabeth Prentiss
American
Author
Félix DupanloupFélix Dupanloup
French
Political leader

William ThomasWilliam Thomas
Welsh
Poet
Samuel PhelpsSamuel Phelps
British
Actor

Carlo BlasisCarlo Blasis
Italian
Dancer

Edward Knight CollinsEdward Knight Collins
American
Shipping Magnate
Aleardo AleardiAleardo Aleardi
Italian
Poet

Louis-Antoine Garnier-PagèsLouis-Antoine Garnier-Pagès
French
Politician
Evert Augustus DuyckinckEvert Augustus Duyckinck
American
Publisher

Charles James MathewsCharles James Mathews
British
Actor

Sam BassSam Bass
American
Outlaw

Anna Claypoole PealeAnna Claypoole Peale
American
Painter

Paul CullenPaul Cullen
Irish
Cardinal
Robert HellerRobert Heller
British
Magician

Thomas Bangs ThorpeThomas Bangs Thorpe
American
Humorist

Sir Richard Griffith, 1st BaronetSir Richard Griffith, 1st Baronet
Irish
Geologist

Heinrich LeoHeinrich Leo
German, Prussian
Historian
George Augustus SelwynGeorge Augustus Selwyn
New Zealander
Bishop

Wolf Heinrich Graf von BaudissinWolf Heinrich Graf von Baudissin
German
Diplomat
Emeline Horton ClevelandEmeline Horton Cleveland
American
Physician

Benjamin F. WadeBenjamin F. Wade
American
Politician

Alexander DuffAlexander Duff
Scottish
Missionary
William StokesWilliam Stokes
Northern Irish
Physician

Henri-Victor RegnaultHenri-Victor Regnault
German, French
Chemist
Judah ben Solomon Hai AlkalaiJudah ben Solomon Hai Alkalai
Bosnian
Rabbi

Robert HavellRobert Havell
British
Engraver

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

John O'NeillJohn O'Neill
Irish
Fenian
Joseph, Baron GünzburgJoseph, Baron Günzburg
Belarusian
Financier

Shiva Dayal SahebShiva Dayal Saheb
British Indian Ocean Territory
Leader