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

Ike ClantonIke Clanton
American
Member of Brigand Group - The Cowboys

Anandi Gopal JoshiAnandi Gopal Joshi
Indian
First Indian Female Doctor

Savitribai PhuleSavitribai Phule
Indian
Social Reformer, Poet

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

Alexander BorodinAlexander Borodin
Russian
Composer, Chemist

Emma LazarusEmma Lazarus
American
Poet, Writer, Journalist

Aleksandr UlyanovAleksandr Ulyanov
Russian
revolutionary

Lysander SpoonerLysander Spooner
American
Lawyer, Journalist, Essayist, Philosopher
Joseph WhitworthJoseph Whitworth
British
Engineer, Entrepreneur

Gustav FechnerGustav Fechner
German
Physicist, Psychologist, Statistician, University

MultatuliMultatuli
Dutch
Writer, Civil servant

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

Johann Jakob BachofenJohann Jakob Bachofen
Swiss
Antiquarian

Shimazu HisamitsuShimazu Hisamitsu
Japanese
Samurai
C. F. W. WaltherC. F. W. Walther
German, American
Theologian

Jules LaforgueJules Laforgue
French, Uruguayan
Poet
Stafford Northcote, 1st Earl of IddesleighStafford Northcote, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh
British
Politician

Spencer Fullerton BairdSpencer Fullerton Baird
American
Ornithologist

Ditlev Gothard MonradDitlev Gothard Monrad
Danish
Politician
William Burnham WoodsWilliam Burnham Woods
American
Jurist

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Agostino DepretisAgostino Depretis
Italian
Statesman
Józef Ignacy KraszewskiJózef Ignacy Kraszewski
Polish
Writer

Thomas Ustick WalterThomas Ustick Walter
American
Architect

Alfred DomettAlfred Domett
British
Statesman

Alfred KruppAlfred Krupp
German
Industrialist
Jean-Baptiste BoussingaultJean-Baptiste Boussingault
French
Chemist
Jean-Baptiste BoussingaultJean-Baptiste Boussingault
French
Chemist

John Ceiriog HughesJohn Ceiriog Hughes
Welsh
Poet

Mikhail KatkovMikhail Katkov
Russian
Journalist

Balfour StewartBalfour Stewart
Scottish
Physicist
Friedrich Theodor VischerFriedrich Theodor Vischer
German
Novelist

August W. EichlerAugust W. Eichler
German
Botanist

James B. EadsJames B. Eads
American
Engineer

Hans von MaréesHans von Marées
German
Painter

Isabella Valancy CrawfordIsabella Valancy Crawford
Canadian
Writer
Marian LangiewiczMarian Langiewicz
Polish
Military Leader

Thomas Spencer BaynesThomas Spencer Baynes
British
Philosopher
Edward ThringEdward Thring
British
Educator

Meïr Aron GoldschmidtMeïr Aron Goldschmidt
Danish
Publisher

Mark HopkinsMark Hopkins
American
Theologian, Educator
Samuel CousinsSamuel Cousins
British
Mezzotinter

Mary Frances ClarkeMary Frances Clarke
Irish
Nun
Mary Henderson EastmanMary Henderson Eastman
American
Writer

August Friedrich PottAugust Friedrich Pott
German
Linguist

Lewis EdwardsLewis Edwards
Welsh
Educator

François LaurentFrançois Laurent
Belgian
Historian

Mother Angela GillespieMother Angela Gillespie
American
Religious leader
Ellen WoodEllen Wood
British
Novelist

Benjamin RichardsonBenjamin Richardson
British
Glassmaker

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