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.

James A. GarfieldJames A. Garfield
American
President of the U.S.A
Billy the KidBilly the Kid
American
Gunman

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
Russian
Russian novelist

Alexander II of RussiaAlexander II of Russia
Russian
Emperor of Russia

Benjamin DisraeliBenjamin Disraeli
British
British Prime Minister

Mary SeacoleMary Seacole
British
Heroine of the Crimean War
Thomas CarlyleThomas Carlyle
Scottish
Philosopher

Ambrose BurnsideAmbrose Burnside
American
Military Leader

Modest MussorgskyModest Mussorgsky
Russian
Composer
Marie LaveauMarie Laveau
American
American Vodoo queen

Jim BridgerJim Bridger
American
Mountaineer
John C. PembertonJohn C. Pemberton
American
Officer

Sidney LanierSidney Lanier
American
Musician

Fernando WoodFernando Wood
American
Politician

Aga Khan IAga Khan I
Iranian
Governor

Louis Auguste BlanquiLouis Auguste Blanqui
French
Revolutionary
John GouldJohn Gould
British
Ornithologist

Matthias Jakob SchleidenMatthias Jakob Schleiden
German
Biologist, Botanist, Philosopher, University

Francesco HayezFrancesco Hayez
Italian
Painter

Samuel PalmerSamuel Palmer
British
Painter, Poet
William BurgesWilliam Burges
British
Architect

Spotted TailSpotted Tail
American
Sioux leader
Henri VieuxtempsHenri Vieuxtemps
Belgian
Composer

Robert PattersonRobert Patterson
American
Officer

Nikolai RubinsteinNikolai Rubinstein
Russian
composer, pianist, conductor, musician
George BorrowGeorge Borrow
British
Writer

Friedrich HeckerFriedrich Hecker
German
Lawyer
Edward John TrelawnyEdward John Trelawny
British
Biographer

Nathan CliffordNathan Clifford
American
Statesman

Johan Vilhelm SnellmanJohan Vilhelm Snellman
Finnish, Swedish
Philosopher
Auguste MarietteAuguste Mariette
French
Scholar

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Sargon ISargon I
King
Theobald BoehmTheobald Boehm
German
Inventor

James StarleyJames Starley
British
Inventor

George W. De LongGeorge W. De Long
American
Navy officer

George Edmund StreetGeorge Edmund Street
British
Architect
Marcus ClarkeMarcus Clarke
Australian, British
Novelist
Arthur Penrhyn StanleyArthur Penrhyn Stanley
British
 

Ludwig von BenedekLudwig von Benedek
Austrian
General

Émile LittréÉmile Littré
French
Lexicographer

Nikolay Muravyov-AmurskyNikolay Muravyov-Amursky
Russian
Statesman
Pierre Napoléon BonapartePierre Napoléon Bonaparte
French, Italian
Politician

Lewis Henry MorganLewis Henry Morgan
American
 

August ŠenoaAugust Šenoa
Austrian, Croatian, Hungarian
Novelist

James Thomas FieldsJames Thomas Fields
American
Publisher, Journalist

Isaac Israel HayesIsaac Israel Hayes
American
Explorer
Robert MalletRobert Mallet
Irish
Civil engineer

Émile de GirardinÉmile de Girardin
French
Journalist
John QuidorJohn Quidor
American
Painter

Karl WeyprechtKarl Weyprecht
Austrian, German, Hungarian
Explorer

Thomas François BurgersThomas François Burgers
South African
President
Josiah Gilbert HollandJosiah Gilbert Holland
American
Poet, Author, Novelist, Writer, Journalist

Johann Kaspar BluntschliJohann Kaspar Bluntschli
Swiss
Jurist
Carl CulmannCarl Culmann
German
Structural ngineer

John Ferguson McLennanJohn Ferguson McLennan
Scottish
Advocate

Aleksey PisemskyAleksey Pisemsky
Russian
Novelist

Theodor BenfeyTheodor Benfey
German
Philologist

Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire DevilleHenri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville
French
Chemist
Romolo GessiRomolo Gessi
Italian
Soldier

Édouard Drouyn de LhuysÉdouard Drouyn de Lhuys
French
Diplomat

Ami BouéAmi Boué
French
Geologist

Jean-Baptiste BouillaudJean-Baptiste Bouillaud
French
Physician
Franz von DingelstedtFranz von Dingelstedt
German
Poet

Harry von ArnimHarry von Arnim
German, Prussian
Diplomat
Francesco SelmiFrancesco Selmi
Italian
Chemist

Franz Felix Adalbert KuhnFranz Felix Adalbert Kuhn
German
Folklorist

Baron Heinrich Karl von HaymerleBaron Heinrich Karl von Haymerle
Austrian
Statesman
Pellegrino MatteucciPellegrino Matteucci
Italian
Explorer

Gustav von AlvenslebenGustav von Alvensleben
German, Prussian
Military general
Marie Jules DupréMarie Jules Dupré
French
Governor

John Jeremiah BigsbyJohn Jeremiah Bigsby
British
Physician

Ferdinand KellerFerdinand Keller
Swiss
Archaeologist
Rudolf Hermann LotzeRudolf Hermann Lotze
German
Philosopher

William George FargoWilliam George Fargo
American
Banker
Armand DufaureArmand Dufaure
French
Politician

Arthur O'ShaughnessyArthur O'Shaughnessy
British
Poet

Friedrich von Thun und HohensteinFriedrich von Thun und Hohenstein
Czech
Diplomat

Henri-Étienne Sainte-Claire DevilleHenri-Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville
French
Chemist