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
25 April 1843, British
Princess of the United Kingdom
William M. TweedWilliam M. Tweed
03 April 1823, American
Politician

James Alexander HamiltonJames Alexander Hamilton
14 April 1788, American
Son of Alexander Hamilton

William Cullen BryantWilliam Cullen Bryant
03 November 1794, American
Romantic Poet

Joseph HenryJoseph Henry
17 December 1797, American
Scientist

Claude BernardClaude Bernard
12 July 1813, French
Physiologist
Kirkpatrick MacmillanKirkpatrick Macmillan
02 September 1812, Scottish
Inventor of Pedal Bicycle

Gideon WellesGideon Welles
01 July 1802, American
 

Mirza Fatali AkhundovMirza Fatali Akhundov
12 July 1812, Azerbaijani
Writer and Philisopher

Victor Emmanuel II of ItalyVictor Emmanuel II of Italy
14 March 1820, Italian
King
Pope Pius IXPope Pius IX
13 May 1792, Italian
Pope

John Russell, 1st Earl RussellJohn Russell, 1st Earl Russell
18 August 1792, British
Prime Minister
George V of HanoverGeorge V of Hanover
27 May 1819, German
Politician

Archduke Franz Karl of AustriaArchduke Franz Karl of Austria
07 December 1802, Austrian
Archduke of Austria

Anna SewellAnna Sewell
30 March 1820, British
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer
George Gilbert ScottGeorge Gilbert Scott
13 July 1811
Architect

Townsend HarrisTownsend Harris
03 October 1804, American
Diplomat
Ernst Heinrich WeberErnst Heinrich Weber
24 June 1795, German
Psychologist, Physician

Julius von MayerJulius von Mayer
25 November 1814, German
Physicist, Physician

Lord John RussellLord John Russell
18 August 1792, British
 
Alexander DuffAlexander Duff
15 April 1806, Scottish
Missionary

Nikolai Alekseevich NekrasovNikolai Alekseevich Nekrasov
10 December 1821, Ukrainian
poet
Ōkubo ToshimichiŌkubo Toshimichi
26 September 1830, Japanese
Bushi, Politician