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
Matthew ArnoldMatthew Arnold
British
Poet

Amos Bronson AlcottAmos Bronson Alcott
American
Teacher and Educator

Nikolay PrzhevalskyNikolay Przhevalsky
Russian
Geographer, Explorer

Squire WhippleSquire Whipple
American
Civil Engineer

John EllaJohn Ella
British
Violinist
John BoscoJohn Bosco
Italian
Writer, Catholic priest

Horatio SpaffordHoratio Spafford
American
Lawyer

Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
American
Officer, Politician

John PembertonJohn Pemberton
American
Pharmacist, Inventor, Chemist
Edward LearEdward Lear
Italian
Artist

Charles-Valentin AlkanCharles-Valentin Alkan
French
Composer, Pianist, Linguist, Translator, Music
Domingo Faustino SarmientoDomingo Faustino Sarmiento
Argentinian
Politician, Writer, Journalist, Soldier, Diplomat,

Carl ZeissCarl Zeiss
German
Scientific instrument maker

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

Anton MauveAnton Mauve
Painter, Watercolourist
Samson Raphael HirschSamson Raphael Hirsch
German
Rabbi, Translator

Theodor StormTheodor Storm
German
Lawyer, writer

Ludvig NobelLudvig Nobel
Swedish
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Philanthropist
William IWilliam I
German
King

Nikolai PrzhevalskyNikolai Przhevalsky
Russian
Geographer