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

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

Belle StarrBelle Starr
American
Outlaw

James Prescott JouleJames Prescott Joule
British
Physicist
John BrightJohn Bright
British
British Radical and Liberal Politician

Maria MitchellMaria Mitchell
American
Astronomer

Amy LevyAmy Levy
British
Poet, Novelist, Essayist
Ignacy DomeykoIgnacy Domeyko
Polish
Geologist

Adolf von HenseltAdolf von Henselt
German
Composer
Mihai EminescuMihai Eminescu
Romanian
poet, prosaist, essayist, librarian

Father DamienFather Damien
American
Saint

Gerard Manley HopkinsGerard Manley Hopkins
British
Poet, Writer

Wilkie CollinsWilkie Collins
British
Novelist, Playwright

Yohannes IVYohannes IV
Ethiopian
Emperor
Alexandre CabanelAlexandre Cabanel
French
Painter, University teacher

Henry W. GradyHenry W. Grady
American
Journalist

Shishunala SharifShishunala Sharif
Indian
poet, teacher

James Smith BushJames Smith Bush
American
Jurist, Writer, Lawyer, Priest, Politician
Jan Ernst MatzeligerJan Ernst Matzeliger
American
Patent inventor

Luís I of PortugalLuís I of Portugal
Portuguese
King
Lucy Webb HayesLucy Webb Hayes
American
American first lady

John EricssonJohn Ericsson
Swedish
Engineer, Military personnel

Nikolay ChernyshevskyNikolay Chernyshevsky
Russian
philosopher, novelist, writer, literary critic
Michel Eugène ChevreulMichel Eugène Chevreul
French
Chemist

Simon CameronSimon Cameron
American
Politician
Laura BridgmanLaura Bridgman
American
Educator

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

Elvira MadiganElvira Madigan
Danish
Acrobat, Circus performer
Albrecht RitschlAlbrecht Ritschl
German
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher

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Sebastián Lerdo de TejadaSebastián Lerdo de Tejada
Mexican
President of Mexico
Peter LalorPeter Lalor
Australian, Irish
 

Gaston PlantéGaston Planté
French
Physicist

Crown Prince Rudolf of AustriaCrown Prince Rudolf of Austria
Austrian
Prince

Mikhail Saltykov-ShchedrinMikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin
Russian
Poet
Horatius BonarHoratius Bonar
Scottish
Poet
Youssef Bey KaramYoussef Bey Karam
Lebanese
Leader

Kawanabe KyōsaiKawanabe Kyōsai
Japanese
Painter

Louis FaidherbeLouis Faidherbe
French
Military general

Juan MontalvoJuan Montalvo
Ecuadorian
Author
Eliza CookEliza Cook
British
Journalist, Poet, Editor

Martin Farquhar TupperMartin Farquhar Tupper
British
Poet, Writer

Benedetto CairoliBenedetto Cairoli
Italian
Politician

Julia TylerJulia Tyler
American
Former First Lady of United States

Ernst Wilhelm Leberecht TempelErnst Wilhelm Leberecht Tempel
German, Italian
German astronomer
Benjamin DayBenjamin Day
American
Newspaper publisher, Journalist