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

John BoscoJohn Bosco
Italian
Priest

Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
American
Military Leader

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

Horatio SpaffordHoratio Spafford
American
Lawyer
Edward LearEdward Lear
Italian
Artist

John PembertonJohn Pemberton
American
Pharmacist, Inventor, Chemist
Domingo Faustino SarmientoDomingo Faustino Sarmiento
Argentinian
Politician, Writer, Journalist, Soldier, Diplomat,

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

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

Roscoe ConklingRoscoe Conkling
American
Politician
Carl ZeissCarl Zeiss
German
Scientific instrument maker

Morrison WaiteMorrison Waite
American
Chief Justice

Charles CrockerCharles Crocker
American
Businessman
Anton MauveAnton Mauve
Painter, Watercolourist

Namık KemalNamık Kemal
Turkish
Writer
Samson Raphael HirschSamson Raphael Hirsch
German
Rabbi, Translator

Theodor StormTheodor Storm
German
Lawyer, writer

Ludvig NobelLudvig Nobel
Swedish
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Philanthropist

William I, German EmperorWilliam I, German Emperor
German
King
Nikolai PrzhevalskyNikolai Przhevalsky
Russian
Geographer