Famous People Who Died In 1888

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1888. This list includes people like Louisa May Alcott, Matthew Arnold, Amos Bronson Alcott, Nikolay Przhevalsky, Squire Whipple and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include geographers, political leaders, spiritual & religious leaders and inventors who died in 1888. This list includes people from United States, Germany and many more countries.

Louisa May AlcottLouisa May Alcott
American
Writer

John BoscoJohn Bosco
Italian
Priest

Amos Bronson AlcottAmos Bronson Alcott
American
Teacher and Educator

Matthew ArnoldMatthew Arnold
British
Poet

Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
American
Military Leader
Nikolay PrzhevalskyNikolay Przhevalsky
Russian
Geographer, Explorer

Squire WhippleSquire Whipple
American
Civil Engineer

John EllaJohn Ella
British
Violinist
Horatio SpaffordHoratio Spafford
American
Lawyer

Edward LearEdward Lear
Italian
Artist
Roscoe ConklingRoscoe Conkling
American
Politician

Charles-Valentin AlkanCharles-Valentin Alkan
French
Composer, Pianist, Linguist, Translator, Music

John PembertonJohn Pemberton
American
Pharmacist, Inventor, Chemist

Carl ZeissCarl Zeiss
German
Scientific instrument maker

Rudolf ClausiusRudolf Clausius
German
Physicist, University teacher, Mathematician,
Asa GrayAsa Gray
American
Curator, Botanist, University teacher

Domingo Faustino SarmientoDomingo Faustino Sarmiento
Argentinian
Politician, Writer, Journalist, Soldier, Diplomat,

Morrison WaiteMorrison Waite
American
Chief Justice

Charles CrockerCharles Crocker
American
Businessman
Anton MauveAnton Mauve
Painter, Watercolourist

Ludvig NobelLudvig Nobel
Swedish
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Philanthropist
Samson Raphael HirschSamson Raphael Hirsch
German
Rabbi, Translator

Namık KemalNamık Kemal
Turkish
Writer

Philip Henry GossePhilip Henry Gosse
British
Naturalist
Henry James Sumner MaineHenry James Sumner Maine
British
Jurist

Barghash bin Said of ZanzibarBarghash bin Said of Zanzibar
Tanzanian
Sultan
François Achille BazaineFrançois Achille Bazaine
French
Army Officer

Theodor StormTheodor Storm
German
Lawyer, writer

Heinrich Anton de BaryHeinrich Anton de Bary
German
Botanist
Christopher MemmingerChristopher Memminger
German, American
Politician

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Charles CrosCharles Cros
French
Poet
Henri HerzHenri Herz
Austrian, French
Pianist

William I, German EmperorWilliam I, German Emperor
German
King

Nikolai PrzhevalskyNikolai Przhevalsky
Russian
Geographer

Marcelino de SautuolaMarcelino de Sautuola
Spanish
Jurist