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

Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
American
Military Leader

Matthew ArnoldMatthew Arnold
British
Poet

John BoscoJohn Bosco
Italian
Priest

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
William I, German EmperorWilliam I, German Emperor
German
King

Horatio SpaffordHoratio Spafford
American
Lawyer
Edward LearEdward Lear
Italian
Artist

John PembertonJohn Pemberton
American
Pharmacist, Inventor, Chemist

Roscoe ConklingRoscoe Conkling
American
Politician

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

Carl ZeissCarl Zeiss
German
Scientific instrument maker
Rudolf ClausiusRudolf Clausius
German
Physicist, University teacher, Mathematician,

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

Charles CrockerCharles Crocker
American
Businessman

Ludvig NobelLudvig Nobel
Swedish
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Philanthropist
Asa GrayAsa Gray
American
Curator, Botanist, University teacher

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

Morrison WaiteMorrison Waite
American
Chief Justice

Namık KemalNamık Kemal
Turkish
Writer
George Bingham, 3rd Earl of LucanGeorge Bingham, 3rd Earl of Lucan
British
Officer

François Achille BazaineFrançois Achille Bazaine
French
Army Officer
Henry James Sumner MaineHenry James Sumner Maine
British
Jurist

Theodor StormTheodor Storm
German
Lawyer, writer

Philip Henry GossePhilip Henry Gosse
British
Naturalist
Christopher MemmingerChristopher Memminger
German, American
Politician

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Heinrich Anton de BaryHeinrich Anton de Bary
German
Botanist
Barghash bin Said of ZanzibarBarghash bin Said of Zanzibar
Tanzanian
Sultan

Vsevolod GarshinVsevolod Garshin
Russian
Author

Charles CrosCharles Cros
French
Poet

Eagle WomanEagle Woman
American
Translator
Henri HerzHenri Herz
Austrian, French
Pianist
James Freeman ClarkeJames Freeman Clarke
American
Theologian

Black BartBlack Bart
British, American
Outlaw

Hiram SibleyHiram Sibley
American
Industrialist

Isaac HeckerIsaac Hecker
American
Priest
Charles Tilston BrightCharles Tilston Bright
British
Electrical engineer

David Ross LockeDavid Ross Locke
American
Journalist

Johannes BrandJohannes Brand
South African
Lawyer

E. G. SquierE. G. Squier
American
Archaeologist

Nikolai PrzhevalskyNikolai Przhevalsky
Russian
Geographer
Victoria BenedictssonVictoria Benedictsson
Swedish
Author

Arunah Shepherdson AbellArunah Shepherdson Abell
American
Publisher
Joseph Moses LevyJoseph Moses Levy
British
Publisher

George Henry CorlissGeorge Henry Corliss
American
Mechanical engineer

Pasquale Stanislao ManciniPasquale Stanislao Mancini
Italian
Jurist
Carl Christian HallCarl Christian Hall
Danish
Statesman

Caroline Howard GilmanCaroline Howard Gilman
American
Writer
Uno CygnaeusUno Cygnaeus
Finnish
Clergyman

Eliza Emily Chappell PorterEliza Emily Chappell Porter
American
School Teacher

William Wellington GqobaWilliam Wellington Gqoba
South African
Poet

Lester WallackLester Wallack
American
Actor

Arsène DarmesteterArsène Darmesteter
French
Philologist
Lucy Myers Wright MitchellLucy Myers Wright Mitchell
American
Writer

Luigi CortiLuigi Corti
Italian
Foreign minister

Edmond LeboeufEdmond Leboeuf
French
Military Officer

Johann Conrad KernJohann Conrad Kern
Swiss
Statesman
Marcelino de SautuolaMarcelino de Sautuola
Spanish
Jurist