Famous People Who Died In 1881

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1881. This list includes people like Billy the Kid, Fyodor Dostoevsky, James A. Garfield, Alexander II of Russia, Benjamin Disraeli and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include philosophers, military leaders, journalists and poets who died in 1881. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Russia and many more countries.

Billy the KidBilly the Kid
(Gunman)

17 November 1859

American

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
(Russian novelist)

11 November 1821

Russian

James A. GarfieldJames A. Garfield
(President of the U.S.A)

19 November 1831

American

Alexander II of RussiaAlexander II of Russia
(Emperor of Russia)

29 April 1818

Russian

Benjamin DisraeliBenjamin Disraeli
(British Prime Minister)

21 December 1804

British

Thomas CarlyleThomas Carlyle
(Philosopher)

04 December 1795

Scottish

Modest MussorgskyModest Mussorgsky
(Composer and Songwriter)

21 March 1839

Russian

Mary SeacoleMary Seacole
(Heroine of the Crimean War)

23 November 1805

British

Ambrose BurnsideAmbrose Burnside
(Politician, Officer)

23 May 1824

American

Matthias Jakob SchleidenMatthias Jakob Schleiden
(Biologist, Botanist, Philosopher, University teacher)

05 April 1804

German

William BurgesWilliam Burges
(Architect)

02 December 1827

British

John C. PembertonJohn C. Pemberton

10 August 1814

American

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Louis Auguste BlanquiLouis Auguste Blanqui
(Philosopher, Politician, Journalist, Communard)

08 February 1805

French

Francesco HayezFrancesco Hayez
(Painter)

10 February 1791

Italian

Samuel PalmerSamuel Palmer
(Painter, Poet)

27 January 1805

British

Henri VieuxtempsHenri Vieuxtemps
(Composer, Music educator, University teacher, Violinist)

17 February 1820

Belgian

Nikolai RubinsteinNikolai Rubinstein
(composer, pianist, conductor, musician)

14 February 1835

Russian

Robert PattersonRobert Patterson
(Officer)

12 January 1792

American

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Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of BeaconsfieldBenjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield
(Former British Prime Minister)

21 December 1804

British

Josiah Gilbert HollandJosiah Gilbert Holland
(Poet, Author, Novelist, Writer, Journalist)

24 July 1819

American

James Thomas FieldsJames Thomas Fields
(Publisher, Journalist)

31 December 1817

American

Lewis Henry MorganLewis Henry Morgan

21 November 1818

American

Arthur Penrhyn StanleyArthur Penrhyn Stanley

13 December 1815

British