Famous People Who Died In 1883

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1883. This list includes people like Karl Marx, Richard Wagner, Sojourner Truth, Peter Cooper, Dayanand Saraswati and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, artists and composers who died in 1883. This list includes people from United States, France, Germany & United Kingdom and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Karl Marx

Karl Marx
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 5, 1818
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Trier, Germany
Died: March 14

 2 Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, conductor, theatre director
Birthdate: May 22, 1813
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: February 13

 3 Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Women's rights activist
Birthdate: 1797 AD
Birthplace: Rifton, New York, United States
Died: November 26

 4 Édouard Manet

Édouard Manet
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: January 23, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 30

 5 General Tom Thumb

General Tom Thumb
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Circus performer
Birthdate: January 4, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut
Died: July 15
Height: 3'4" (102 cm)

 6 Dayanand Saraswati

Dayanand Saraswati
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: February 12, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tankara, India
Died: October 30

 7 Gustave Doré

Gustave Doré
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: January 6, 1832
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: January 23
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 8 J. Marion Sims

J. Marion Sims
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: January 25, 1813
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States
Died: November 13

 9 Joseph Plateau

Joseph Plateau
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist
Birthdate: October 14, 1801
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brussels
Died: September 15

 10 Ivan Turgenev

Ivan Turgenev
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: November 9, 1818
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oryol, Russia
Died: September 3

 11 Samuel Mudd

Samuel Mudd
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician, Farmer, Politician
Birthdate: December 20, 1833
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Charles County
Died: January 10

 12 Josiah Henson

Josiah Henson
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: June 15, 1789
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Charles County, Maryland, United States
Died: May 5

 13 Peter Cooper

Peter Cooper
Famous As: Industrialist & Inventors
Birthdate: February 12, 1791
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: April 4

 14 Emir Abdelkader

Emir Abdelkader
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: September 6, 1808
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: El Guettana, Algeria
Died: May 26

 15 Carl Wilhelm Siemens

Carl Wilhelm Siemens
Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Electrical Engineer
Birthdate: April 4, 1823
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gehrden, Germany
Died: November 19

 16 Matthew Webb

Matthew Webb
Famous As: Swimmer, Stunt performer
Birthdate: January 19, 1848
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dawley, England, United Kingdom
Died: July 24

 17 Tu Duc

Tu Duc
Famous As: Emperor of Vietnam
Birthdate: September 22, 1829
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hue, Vietnam
Died: July 17

 18 James Young (Chemist)

James Young (Chemist)
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: July 13, 1811
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Glasgow
Died: May 13

 19 Robert Moffat

Robert Moffat
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: British missionary
Birthdate: December 21, 1795
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ormiston, Scotland
Died: August 9

 20 Charles II, Duke of Parma

Charles II, Duke of Parma
Famous As: King
Birthdate: December 22, 1799
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: April 16

 21 Iwakura Tomomi

Iwakura Tomomi
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: October 26, 1825
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kyoto, Japan
Died: July 20

 22 Vasudev Balwant Phadke

Vasudev Balwant Phadke
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary, Activist
Birthdate: November 4, 1845
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Shirdhon, Maharashtra, India
Died: February 17

 23 Prince Charles of Prussia

Prince Charles of Prussia
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: June 29, 1801
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin, Germany
Died: January 21

 24 Thomas Mayne Reid

Thomas Mayne Reid
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: April 4, 1818
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ballyroney, Ireland
Died: October 22

 25 Thomas Story Kirkbride

Thomas Story Kirkbride
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: July 31, 1809
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Morrisville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 16

 26 John Graham Chambers

John Graham Chambers
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Sportsman
Birthdate: February 12, 1843
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Llanelli, Wales
Died: March 4

 27 Hendrik Conscience

Hendrik Conscience
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 3, 1812
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Antwerp, Belgium
Died: September 10

 28 Princess Marianne of the Netherlands

Princess Marianne of the Netherlands
Famous As: Princess of Orange-Nassau was the youngest child of King William I of the Netherlands
Birthdate: May 9, 1810
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: May 29

 29 Grigol Orbeliani

Grigol Orbeliani
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 2, 1804
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: March 21

 30 Giovanni Matteo Mario

Giovanni Matteo Mario
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera Singer
Birthdate: October 18, 1810
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cagliari, Italy
Died: December 11

 31 James T. Rapier

James T. Rapier
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: American Politician
Birthdate: November 13, 1837
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Florence, Alabama, United States
Died: May 31

 32 Mampuru II

Mampuru II
Famous As: KIng
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Africa
Died: November 22

 33 François Lenormant

François Lenormant
Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: January 17, 1837
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 9

 34 Alexander Hamilton Stephens

Alexander Hamilton Stephens
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Governor of Georgia (1882-83)
Birthdate: February 11, 1812
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Crawfordville, Georgia, United States
Died: March 4
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 35 Elisabeth Dieudonné Vincent

Elisabeth Dieudonné Vincent
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businesswoman
Birthdate: 1798 AD
Birthplace: Jeremie, Haiti
Died: November 29

 36 Olive Soulouque

Olive Soulouque
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: November 29, 1842
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Second Empire of Haiti
Died: July 23

 37 Henri Martin

Henri Martin
Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: February 20, 1810
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint-Quentin, France
Died: December 14

 38 Alexander Gorchakov

Alexander Gorchakov
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: June 15, 1798
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Haapsalu, Governorate of Estonia, Russian Empire
Died: March 11

 39 Henri, Count of Chambord

Henri, Count of Chambord
Famous As: King of France
Birthdate: September 29, 1820
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tuileries Palace, Paris, France
Died: August 24

 40 William Farr

William Farr
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Medical doctor
Birthdate: November 30, 1807
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kenley, England
Died: April 14

 41 Butrus al-Bustani

Butrus al-Bustani
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1819 AD
Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon
Died: May 1

 42 Edward FitzGerald

Edward FitzGerald
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: March 31, 1809
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bredfield House
Died: June 14

 43 Juliette Drouet

Juliette Drouet
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 10, 1806
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fougères, Brittany, France
Died: May 11

 44 Jenny Longuet

Jenny Longuet
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 1, 1844
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, Kingdom of France
Died: January 11

 45 Lydia E. Pinkham

Lydia E. Pinkham
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businesswoman
Birthdate: February 9, 1819
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lynn, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 17

 46 Ranavalona II

Ranavalona II
Famous As: Queen of Madagascar from 1868 to 1883
Birthdate: 1829 AD
Birthplace: Madagascar
Died: July 13

 47 Montgomery Blair

Montgomery Blair
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: lawyer, judge
Birthdate: May 10, 1813
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Franklin County
Died: July 27

 48 Arnold Toynbee

Arnold Toynbee
Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: August 23, 1852
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London
Died: March 9

 49 Pierre Auguste Cot

Pierre Auguste Cot
Famous As: Former painter of the Academic Classicism school
Birthdate: February 17, 1837
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bédarieux, France
Died: August 2

 50 Morning Star

Morning Star
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Chief
Birthdate: 1810 AD
Birthplace: Montana, United States
Died: 1883 AD