Famous People Who Died In 1886

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1886. This list includes people like Emily Dickinson, Chester A. Arthur, Franz Liszt, John Deere, Sir Charles Trevelyan, 1st Baronet and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, spiritual & religious leaders, non-fiction writers and composers who died in 1886. This list includes people from United States, England 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 Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: December 10, 1830
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amherst
Died: May 15

 2 Chester A. Arthur

Chester A. Arthur
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 21st President of the United States
Birthdate: October 5, 1829
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fairfield, Vermont, United States
Died: November 18

 3 Franz Liszt

Franz Liszt
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, pianist, conductor and teacher
Birthdate: October 22, 1811
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Raiding, Austria
Died: July 31

 4 Ramakrishna Paramhamsa

Ramakrishna Paramhamsa
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Famous As: Spiritual & Religious Leader
Birthdate: February 18, 1836
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kamarpukur, West Bengal, India
Died: August 16

 5 Winfield Scott Hancock

Winfield Scott Hancock
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: February 14, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 9

 6 Dave Rudabaugh

Dave Rudabaugh
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Cowboy
Birthdate: July 14, 1854
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Died: February 18

 7 John Deere

John Deere
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Founder of 'Deere & Company'
Birthdate: February 7, 1804
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rutland, Vermont, United States
Died: May 17
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 8 Samuel J. Tilden

Samuel J. Tilden
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Governor
Birthdate: February 9, 1814
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Lebanon, New York, United States
Died: August 4

 9 Leopold von Ranke

Leopold von Ranke
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: December 21, 1795
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wiehe, Roßleben-Wiehe, Germany
Died: May 23

 10 Richard Dadd

Richard Dadd
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Famous As: Painter, Illustrator
Birthdate: August 1, 1817
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chatham
Died: January 7

 11 Charles Francis Adams Sr.

Charles Francis Adams Sr.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 18, 1807
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 21

 12 Sir Charles Trevelyan, 1st Baronet

Sir Charles Trevelyan, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Father of Modern British Civil Service
Birthdate: April 2, 1807
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Taunton
Died: June 19

 13 Pîhtokahanapiwiyin

Pîhtokahanapiwiyin
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Chief
Birthdate: 1842 AD
Birthplace: Battleford, Canada
Died: July 4

 14 Henry Hobson Richardson

Henry Hobson Richardson
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: September 29, 1838
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Priestly Plantation, St. James Parish, Louisiana, U.S.
Died: April 27

 15 Asher B. Durand

Asher B. Durand
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 21, 1796
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Maplewood, New Jersey, United States
Died: September 17

 16 John Humphrey Noyes

John Humphrey Noyes
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Preacher
Birthdate: September 3, 1811
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brattleboro, Vermont, United States
Died: April 13

 17 Mary Boykin Miller Chesnut

Mary Boykin Miller Chesnut
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 31, 1823
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: near Stateburg, South Carolina, U.S.
Died: November 22

 18 Edward William Godwin

Edward William Godwin
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: May 26, 1833
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: October 6

 19 Ned Buntline

Ned Buntline
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: March 20, 1821
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Harpersfield, New York, United States
Died: July 18

 20 Amilcare Ponchielli

Amilcare Ponchielli
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Italian opera composer
Birthdate: August 31, 1834
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paderno Ponchielli
Died: January 16

 21 David Hunter

David Hunter
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: July 21, 1802
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: February 2

 22 Eliza Lynch

Eliza Lynch
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former First Lady of Paraguay
Birthdate: November 19, 1833
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cork, Ireland
Died: July 27

 23 William S. Clark

William S. Clark
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Professor
Birthdate: July 31, 1826
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ashfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 9

 24 Alexander Ostrovsky

Alexander Ostrovsky
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: April 12, 1823
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: June 14

 25 Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria-Este

Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria-Este
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: July 14, 1817
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Modena, Italy
Died: March 25

 26 Randolph Caldecott

Randolph Caldecott
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: March 22, 1846
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chester, England
Died: February 12

 27 Calvin Ellis Stowe

Calvin Ellis Stowe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Biblical scholar
Birthdate: April 6, 1802
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Natick, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 22

 28 William Barnes

William Barnes
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 22, 1801
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bagber, England
Died: October 7

 29 Adolphe Monticelli

Adolphe Monticelli
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 14, 1824
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Marseille, France
Died: June 29

 30 José Hernández

José Hernández
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: November 10, 1834
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: October 21

 31 Friedrich Ferdinand von Beust

Friedrich Ferdinand von Beust
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: January 13, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: October 24

 32 Lydia Koidula

Lydia Koidula
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: December 24, 1843
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vändra, Estonia
Died: August 11

 33 William Edward Forster

William Edward Forster
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialist
Birthdate: July 11, 1818
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bradpole, England
Died: April 6

 34 Paul Bert

Paul Bert
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physiologist
Birthdate: October 19, 1833
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Auxerre, France
Died: November 11

 35 Fred Archer

Fred Archer
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Jockey
Birthdate: January 11, 1857
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cheltenham, England
Died: November 8

 36 Marco Minghetti

Marco Minghetti
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister, Politician, economist
Birthdate: November 18, 1818
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: December 10

 37 Karl von Piloty

Karl von Piloty
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: October 1, 1826
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: July 21

 38 Richard March Hoe

Richard March Hoe
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: September 12, 1812
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 7

 39 Alexander Butlerov

Alexander Butlerov
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: September 15, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chistopol, Russia
Died: August 17

 40 Ward Hunt

Ward Hunt
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: June 14, 1810
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Utica, New York, United States
Died: March 24

 41 Amos Adams Lawrence

Amos Adams Lawrence
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 31, 1814
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Groton, Massachusetts
Died: August 22

 42 Leopold Zunz

Leopold Zunz
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Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: August 10, 1794
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Detmold, Germany
Died: March 17

 43 Edward Cardwell, 1st Viscount Cardwell

Edward Cardwell, 1st Viscount Cardwell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: July 24, 1813
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: February 15

 44 Augustus Charles Hobart-Hampden

Augustus Charles Hobart-Hampden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Admiral
Birthdate: April 1, 1822
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Leicestershire, England
Died: June 19

 45 Cesário Verde

Cesário Verde
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 25, 1855
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: July 19

 46 Joseph Victor von Scheffel

Joseph Victor von Scheffel
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 16, 1826
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: April 9

 47 John Russell Bartlett

John Russell Bartlett
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: October 23, 1805
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Died: May 28

 48 George Devey

George Devey
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 1820 AD
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1886 AD

 49 John Williamson Nevin

John Williamson Nevin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: February 20, 1803
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 6

 50 Maria Vicenta Rosal

Maria Vicenta Rosal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nun
Birthdate: October 26, 1820
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Died: August 24