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
Savitribai PhuleSavitribai Phule
Indian
Social Reformer, Poet

Jenny LindJenny Lind
Swedish
Opera Singer

Ike ClantonIke Clanton
American
Member of Brigand Group - The Cowboys

Anandi Gopal JoshiAnandi Gopal Joshi
Indian
First Indian Female Doctor

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

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

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

Alexander BorodinAlexander Borodin
Russian
Composer, Chemist

Emma LazarusEmma Lazarus
American
Poet, Writer, Journalist

Lysander SpoonerLysander Spooner
American
Lawyer, Journalist, Essayist, Philosopher

Aleksandr UlyanovAleksandr Ulyanov
Russian
revolutionary
MultatuliMultatuli
Dutch
Writer, Civil servant

Gustav FechnerGustav Fechner
German
Physicist, Psychologist, Statistician, University

Joseph WhitworthJoseph Whitworth
British
Engineer, Entrepreneur

Ivan KramskoiIvan Kramskoi
Russian
painter, art critic, artist
Henry MayhewHenry Mayhew
British
Journalist

Richard JefferiesRichard Jefferies
British
Author
Spencer Fullerton BairdSpencer Fullerton Baird
American
Ornithologist

Eliza R. SnowEliza R. Snow
American
Poet

C. F. W. WaltherC. F. W. Walther
German, American
Theologian
Johann Jakob BachofenJohann Jakob Bachofen
Swiss
Antiquarian

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

Jules LaforgueJules Laforgue
French, Uruguayan
Poet

Ditlev Gothard MonradDitlev Gothard Monrad
Danish
Politician
Shimazu HisamitsuShimazu Hisamitsu
Japanese
Samurai

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William Burnham WoodsWilliam Burnham Woods
American
Jurist
James B. EadsJames B. Eads
American
Engineer

Mark HopkinsMark Hopkins
American
Theologian, Educator

Ellen WoodEllen Wood
British
Novelist

Ferdinand Vandiveer HaydenFerdinand Vandiveer Hayden
American
Geologist
Joseph Hayne RaineyJoseph Hayne Rainey
American
Politician
Abigail Kelley FosterAbigail Kelley Foster
American
Social Reformer