Famous People Who Died In 1889

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1889. This list includes people like Jefferson Davis, Robert Browning, Antonio Meucci, James Prescott Joule, Maria Mitchell and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, political leaders, novelists and inventors who died in 1889. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, Italy & Germany and many more countries.

Jefferson DavisJefferson Davis
American
Former President of the Confederate States of
Robert BrowningRobert Browning
British
Poet & Playwright

Belle StarrBelle Starr
American
Outlaw

Father DamienFather Damien
Belgian
Saint

Antonio MeucciAntonio Meucci
Italian, American
Inventor of voice-communication apparatus

James Prescott JouleJames Prescott Joule
British
Physicist

Maria MitchellMaria Mitchell
American
Astronomer

John BrightJohn Bright
British
British Radical and Liberal Politician
Amy LevyAmy Levy
British
Poet, Novelist, Essayist

Ignacy DomeykoIgnacy Domeyko
Polish
Geologist
Adolf von HenseltAdolf von Henselt
German
Composer

Mihai EminescuMihai Eminescu
Romanian
Poet

Crown Prince Rudolf of AustriaCrown Prince Rudolf of Austria
Austrian
Prince

Yohannes IVYohannes IV
Ethiopian
Emperor

Gerard Manley HopkinsGerard Manley Hopkins
British
Poet, Writer
James Smith BushJames Smith Bush
American
Jurist, Writer, Lawyer, Priest, Politician

Wilkie CollinsWilkie Collins
British
Novelist, Playwright

Julia TylerJulia Tyler
American
Former First Lady of United States

Alexandre CabanelAlexandre Cabanel
French
Painter, University teacher
Lucy Webb HayesLucy Webb Hayes
American
American first lady

Henry W. GradyHenry W. Grady
American
Journalist
Luís I of PortugalLuís I of Portugal
Portuguese
King

Shishunala SharifShishunala Sharif
Indian
poet, teacher

Nikolay ChernyshevskyNikolay Chernyshevsky
Russian
Critic
George H. PendletonGeorge H. Pendleton
American
Politician

Laura BridgmanLaura Bridgman
American
Educator
Elvira MadiganElvira Madigan
Danish
Acrobat, Circus performer

Simon CameronSimon Cameron
American
Politician

John EricssonJohn Ericsson
Swedish
Engineer, Military personnel
LozenLozen
American
Warrior

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Peter LalorPeter Lalor
Australian, Irish
 
Michel Eugène ChevreulMichel Eugène Chevreul
French
Chemist

Jan Ernst MatzeligerJan Ernst Matzeliger
American
Patent inventor

John Archibald CampbellJohn Archibald Campbell
American
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

Sebastián Lerdo de TejadaSebastián Lerdo de Tejada
Mexican
President of Mexico
Kawanabe KyōsaiKawanabe Kyōsai
Japanese
Painter
Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-AdamAuguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam
French
Writer

Mikhail Saltykov-ShchedrinMikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin
Russian
Poet

Giovanni BottesiniGiovanni Bottesini
Italian
Composer

Horatius BonarHoratius Bonar
Scottish
Poet
Jules Barbey d'AurevillyJules Barbey d'Aurevilly
French
Novelist

Melville Reuben BissellMelville Reuben Bissell
American
Entrepreneur

Warren De la RueWarren De la Rue
Guernsey, British
Astronomer

Youssef Bey KaramYoussef Bey Karam
Lebanese
Leader

Gaston PlantéGaston Planté
French
Physicist
Numa Denis Fustel de CoulangesNuma Denis Fustel de Coulanges
French
Historian

Frederick Augustus Porter BarnardFrederick Augustus Porter Barnard
American
Scientist
Albrecht RitschlAlbrecht Ritschl
German
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher

Carlo PellegriniCarlo Pellegrini
Italian
Artist

Louis FaidherbeLouis Faidherbe
French
Military general
Mori ArinoriMori Arinori
Japanese
Statesman

André-Adolphe-Eugène DisdériAndré-Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
French
Photographer
Benjamin DayBenjamin Day
American
Newspaper Publisher

Daniel GoochDaniel Gooch
British
Engineer

Frans Cornelis DondersFrans Cornelis Donders
Dutch
Author

Juan MontalvoJuan Montalvo
Ecuadorian
Author

Jules DupréJules Dupré
French
Painter
Sarah BagleySarah Bagley
American
Labor leader

Martin Farquhar TupperMartin Farquhar Tupper
British
Poet, Writer

Dmitry TolstoyDmitry Tolstoy
Russian
Statesman

Eliza CookEliza Cook
British
Journalist, Poet, Editor
Stanley MatthewsStanley Matthews
American
Jurist

Pyotr Andreyevich, Count ShuvalovPyotr Andreyevich, Count Shuvalov
Russian
Diplomat
ChampfleuryChampfleury
French
Art critic

Theodore Dwight WoolseyTheodore Dwight Woolsey
American
Author

Mary Louise BoothMary Louise Booth
American
Editor
Benedetto CairoliBenedetto Cairoli
Italian
Politician

Émile AugierÉmile Augier
French
Dramatist
William Bernard UllathorneWilliam Bernard Ullathorne
British
Prelate

Félix PyatFélix Pyat
French
Journalist

Alessandro GavazziAlessandro Gavazzi
Italian
Preacher
Alexander MorrisAlexander Morris
Canadian
Statesman

Samuel HirschSamuel Hirsch
German, American
Philosopher
Fanny LewaldFanny Lewald
German, Russian
Author

Guðbrandur VigfússonGuðbrandur Vigfússon
Icelander
Scholar

Ernst Wilhelm Leberecht TempelErnst Wilhelm Leberecht Tempel
German, Italian
German astronomer

Robert HamerlingRobert Hamerling
Austrian
Poet
Sir William Buell RichardsSir William Buell Richards
Canadian
Justice
Ludwig AnzengruberLudwig Anzengruber
Austrian
Dramatist

Enrico TamberlikEnrico Tamberlik
Italian
Tenor

John CrerarJohn Crerar
American
Industrialist

Joseph GunglJoseph Gungl
Austrian
Composer
John SangerJohn Sanger
British
Circus proprietor

Friedrich August von QuenstedtFriedrich August von Quenstedt
German
Geologist

John PercyJohn Percy
British
Metallurgist

Solomon FormstecherSolomon Formstecher
German
Rabbi

Wilhelm von GiesebrechtWilhelm von Giesebrecht
German
Historian
Max von GagernMax von Gagern
German
Politician

Max WallerMax Waller
Belgian
Poet
Anna Peck SillAnna Peck Sill
American
Educator