Famous People Who Died In 1887

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1887. This list includes people like Jenny Lind, Doc Holliday, Ike Clanton, Dorothea Dix, Henry Ward Beecher and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, journalists, philosophers and chemists who died in 1887. This list includes people from United States, Russia and many more countries.

Doc HollidayDoc Holliday
American
Gambler, Gunfighter
Jenny LindJenny Lind
Swedish
Opera Singer

Savitribai PhuleSavitribai Phule
Indian
Social Reformer, Poet

Ike ClantonIke Clanton
American
Member of Brigand Group - The Cowboys

Anandi Gopal JoshiAnandi Gopal Joshi
Indian
First Indian Female Doctor

Henry Ward Beecher Henry Ward Beecher
American
Clergyman, Preacher & Abolitionist
Dorothea DixDorothea Dix
American
Social Reformer

Gustav KirchhoffGustav Kirchhoff
German
Physicist

William A. WheelerWilliam A. Wheeler
American
19th Vice President of the U.S.A
Friedrich von AmerlingFriedrich von Amerling
Austrian, Hungarian
Portrait Painter

Fran LevstikFran Levstik
Slovenian
Writer
Aleksandr BorodinAleksandr Borodin
Russian
Composer, Chemist

Emma LazarusEmma Lazarus
American
Poet, Writer, Journalist

Alexander BorodinAlexander Borodin
Russian
Composer, Chemist

Lysander SpoonerLysander Spooner
American
Lawyer, Journalist, Essayist, Philosopher

Aleksandr UlyanovAleksandr Ulyanov
Russian
revolutionary
Gustav FechnerGustav Fechner
German
Physicist, Psychologist, Statistician, University

Joseph WhitworthJoseph Whitworth
British
Engineer, Entrepreneur

MultatuliMultatuli
Dutch
Writer, Civil servant

Mary Henderson EastmanMary Henderson Eastman
American
Writer
Ivan KramskoiIvan Kramskoi
Russian
painter, art critic, artist

Richard JefferiesRichard Jefferies
British
Author
Eliza R. SnowEliza R. Snow
American
Poet

Henry MayhewHenry Mayhew
British
Journalist

Ditlev Gothard MonradDitlev Gothard Monrad
Danish
Politician
Johann Jakob BachofenJohann Jakob Bachofen
Swiss
Antiquarian

William Burnham WoodsWilliam Burnham Woods
American
Jurist
Shimazu HisamitsuShimazu Hisamitsu
Japanese
Samurai

Spencer Fullerton BairdSpencer Fullerton Baird
American
Ornithologist

Jules LaforgueJules Laforgue
French, Uruguayan
Poet
C. F. W. WaltherC. F. W. Walther
German, American
Theologian

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Stafford Northcote, 1st Earl of IddesleighStafford Northcote, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh
British
Politician
Agostino DepretisAgostino Depretis
Italian
Statesman

Alfred KruppAlfred Krupp
German
Industrialist

Józef Ignacy KraszewskiJózef Ignacy Kraszewski
Polish
Writer

Thomas Ustick WalterThomas Ustick Walter
American
Architect
John Ceiriog HughesJohn Ceiriog Hughes
Welsh
Poet
Jean-Baptiste BoussingaultJean-Baptiste Boussingault
French
Chemist

Jean-Baptiste BoussingaultJean-Baptiste Boussingault
French
Chemist

Alfred DomettAlfred Domett
British
Statesman

August W. EichlerAugust W. Eichler
German
Botanist
Friedrich Theodor VischerFriedrich Theodor Vischer
German
Novelist

Mikhail KatkovMikhail Katkov
Russian
Journalist

Balfour StewartBalfour Stewart
Scottish
Physicist

James B. EadsJames B. Eads
American
Engineer

Hans von MaréesHans von Marées
German
Painter
Marian LangiewiczMarian Langiewicz
Polish
Military Leader

Edward ThringEdward Thring
British
Educator
Isabella Valancy CrawfordIsabella Valancy Crawford
Canadian
Writer

Thomas Spencer BaynesThomas Spencer Baynes
British
Philosopher

Meïr Aron GoldschmidtMeïr Aron Goldschmidt
Danish
Publisher
Mark HopkinsMark Hopkins
American
Theologian, Educator

Mary Frances ClarkeMary Frances Clarke
Irish
Nun
Samuel CousinsSamuel Cousins
British
Mezzotinter

August Friedrich PottAugust Friedrich Pott
German
Linguist

François LaurentFrançois Laurent
Belgian
Historian

Mother Angela GillespieMother Angela Gillespie
American
Religious leader

Lewis EdwardsLewis Edwards
Welsh
Educator
Benjamin RichardsonBenjamin Richardson
British
Glassmaker

Ellen WoodEllen Wood
British
Novelist

Joseph Hayne RaineyJoseph Hayne Rainey
American
Politician

Ferdinand Vandiveer HaydenFerdinand Vandiveer Hayden
American
Geologist
Albert Carrier-BelleuseAlbert Carrier-Belleuse
French
Sculptor

Abigail Kelley FosterAbigail Kelley Foster
American
Social Reformer
To-wangTo-wang
Mongolian
Prince