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

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
Russian
Russian novelist

Alexander II of RussiaAlexander II of Russia
Russian
Emperor of Russia

Benjamin DisraeliBenjamin Disraeli
British
British Prime Minister

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

Modest MussorgskyModest Mussorgsky
Russian
Composer

Ambrose BurnsideAmbrose Burnside
American
Military Leader
Marie LaveauMarie Laveau
American
American Vodoo queen

Jim BridgerJim Bridger
American
Mountaineer
Fernando WoodFernando Wood
American
Politician

John GouldJohn Gould
British
Ornithologist

Francesco HayezFrancesco Hayez
Italian
Painter

Aga Khan IAga Khan I
Iranian
Governor

Matthias Jakob SchleidenMatthias Jakob Schleiden
German
Biologist, Botanist, Philosopher, University
Sidney LanierSidney Lanier
American
Musician

Louis Auguste BlanquiLouis Auguste Blanqui
French
Philosopher, Politician, Journalist, Communard

William BurgesWilliam Burges
British
Architect

John C. PembertonJohn C. Pemberton
American
 
Samuel PalmerSamuel Palmer
British
Painter, Poet

Henri VieuxtempsHenri Vieuxtemps
Belgian
Composer, Music educator, University teacher,
Spotted TailSpotted Tail
American
Sioux leader

Nikolai RubinsteinNikolai Rubinstein
Russian
composer, pianist, conductor, musician

Robert PattersonRobert Patterson
American
Officer
Edward John TrelawnyEdward John Trelawny
British
Biographer

George BorrowGeorge Borrow
British
Writer
Nathan CliffordNathan Clifford
American
Statesman

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

Auguste MarietteAuguste Mariette
French
Scholar
Theobald BoehmTheobald Boehm
German
Inventor

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Friedrich HeckerFriedrich Hecker
German
Lawyer
James StarleyJames Starley
British
Inventor

George Edmund StreetGeorge Edmund Street
British
Architect

Arthur Penrhyn StanleyArthur Penrhyn Stanley
British
 

Johan Vilhelm SnellmanJohan Vilhelm Snellman
Finnish, Swedish
Philosopher
Marcus ClarkeMarcus Clarke
Australian, British
Novelist
James Thomas FieldsJames Thomas Fields
American
Publisher, Journalist

Lewis Henry MorganLewis Henry Morgan
American
 

Ludwig von BenedekLudwig von Benedek
Austrian
General

Josiah Gilbert HollandJosiah Gilbert Holland
American
Poet, Author, Novelist, Writer, Journalist
Rudolf Hermann LotzeRudolf Hermann Lotze
German
Philosopher

William George FargoWilliam George Fargo
American
Banker

Arthur O'ShaughnessyArthur O'Shaughnessy
British
Poet