Famous People Who Died In 1882

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1882. This list includes people like Charles Darwin, Jesse James, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Mary Todd Lincoln, Giuseppe Garibaldi and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, philosophers, political leaders and journalists who died in 1882. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Charles DarwinCharles Darwin
British
Naturalist
Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet

Jesse JamesJesse James
American
American Outlaw & Gang Leader

Mary Todd LincolnMary Todd Lincoln
American
Former First Lady of the United States

Giuseppe GaribaldiGiuseppe Garibaldi
Italian
Italian Nationalist

Morgan EarpMorgan Earp
American
Special Policeman
Charles J. GuiteauCharles J. Guiteau
American
Guy who Assassinated the US President James A.

Henry Wadsworth LongfellowHenry Wadsworth Longfellow
American
Poet & Educator

Anthony TrollopeAnthony Trollope
British
Novelist

Theodor SchwannTheodor Schwann
German
Physiologist
Richard Henry Dana Jr.Richard Henry Dana Jr.
American
Reputed U. S. Lawyer & Abolitionist

William Tappan ThompsonWilliam Tappan Thompson
American
Writer

Arthur de GobineauArthur de Gobineau
French
Racial theorist, Philosopher, Writer, Diplomat,

Egerton RyersonEgerton Ryerson
Canadian
 

Vasily PerovVasily Perov
Russian
Painter
Friedrich WöhlerFriedrich Wöhler
German
German chemist

William Stanley JevonsWilliam Stanley Jevons
British
Economist

Sergey NechayevSergey Nechayev
Russian
writer, militant

Bruno BauerBruno Bauer
German
Philosopher, Theologian, Historian
Louis BlancLouis Blanc
Spanish, French
Journalist, Politician, Historian, Writer

Léon GambettaLéon Gambetta
French
Politician, Lawyer
Henry Highland GarnetHenry Highland Garnet
American
Minister

Thurlow WeedThurlow Weed
American
Politician

T. H. GreenT. H. Green
British
Philosopher
Ignacy ŁukasiewiczIgnacy Łukasiewicz
Polish
Polish pharmacist

Alonzo J. RansierAlonzo J. Ransier
American
Politician
William Harrison AinsworthWilliam Harrison Ainsworth
British
Novelist

Joachim RaffJoachim Raff
Swiss, German
Composer

George Perkins MarshGeorge Perkins Marsh
American
Environmentalist
Archibald Campbell TaitArchibald Campbell Tait
British
Archbishop

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Mikhail SkobelevMikhail Skobelev
Russian
General
Hablot Knight BrowneHablot Knight Browne
British
Artist

John Scott RussellJohn Scott Russell
Scottish
Engineer

Henry DraperHenry Draper
American
Doctor

Edward Henry PalmerEdward Henry Palmer
British
Explorer
Hugh AllanHugh Allan
Canadian
Financier
Friedrich Reinhold KreutzwaldFriedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald
Estonian
Writer

Charles Wyville ThomsonCharles Wyville Thomson
Scottish
Zoologist

Berthold AuerbachBerthold Auerbach
German
Poet, Writer, Poet lawyer

George Pollard, Jr.George Pollard, Jr.
British
 
Georges LeclanchéGeorges Leclanché
French
Engineer

Alexander Lyman HolleyAlexander Lyman Holley
American
Mechanical Engineer

Uriah Smith StephensUriah Smith Stephens
American
Politician

Friedrich Benjamin von LütkeFriedrich Benjamin von Lütke
Russian
Navigator

Francis Maitland BalfourFrancis Maitland Balfour
Scottish
Biologist
Giovanni LanzaGiovanni Lanza
Italian
Politician

Konstantin Petrovich von KaufmannKonstantin Petrovich von Kaufmann
Polish, Russian
Military general
William George WardWilliam George Ward
British
Theologian

West Hughes HumphreysWest Hughes Humphreys
American
Judge

James ChallisJames Challis
British
Physicist
Gottfried KinkelGottfried Kinkel
German
Poet

Giovanni DupréGiovanni Dupré
Italian
Sculptor
Li ShanlanLi Shanlan
Chinese
Mathematician

Jules QuicheratJules Quicherat
French
Historian

John PetherickJohn Petherick
Welsh
Traveler

Antoine Gérin-LajoieAntoine Gérin-Lajoie
Canadian
Poet

John W. GriffithsJohn W. Griffiths
American
Naval architect
Macarius BulgakovMacarius Bulgakov
Russian
Metropolitan

Johann Jakob HerzogJohann Jakob Herzog
Swiss, German
Theologian

John Davis PierceJohn Davis Pierce
American
Legislator

Alexander GardnerAlexander Gardner
American
photographer, war photographer
Henry KendallHenry Kendall
Australian
Author

James RiceJames Rice
British
Novelist
Carlo PiaggiaCarlo Piaggia
Italian
Explorer

Antoine-Élisabeth-Cléophas Dareste de la ChavanneAntoine-Élisabeth-Cléophas Dareste de la Chavanne
French
Historian

Wiremu KingiWiremu Kingi
New Zealander
Māori Chief
Janos AranyJanos Arany
Hungarian
 

Charles Joseph KickhamCharles Joseph Kickham
Irish
Revolutionary
E.B. PuseyE.B. Pusey
British
Theologian

Lord Frederick CavendishdishLord Frederick Cavendishdish
British
Politician

Timothy H. O'SullivanTimothy H. O'Sullivan
American
Photographer
Tuiskon ZillerTuiskon Ziller
German
German educator