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

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

Adolf von HenseltAdolf von Henselt
German
Composer

Ignacy DomeykoIgnacy Domeyko
Polish
Geologist
Father DamienFather Damien
American
Saint

Belle StarrBelle Starr
American
outlaw
Gerard Manley HopkinsGerard Manley Hopkins
British
Poet, Writer

Mihai EminescuMihai Eminescu
Romanian
poet, prosaist, essayist, librarian

Wilkie CollinsWilkie Collins
British
Novelist, Playwright
Yohannes IVYohannes IV
Ethiopian
Emperor

Alexandre CabanelAlexandre Cabanel
French
Painter, University teacher
James Smith BushJames Smith Bush
American
Jurist, Writer, Lawyer, Priest, Politician

Luís I of PortugalLuís I of Portugal
Portuguese
King

John EricssonJohn Ericsson
Swedish
Engineer, Military personnel
Peter LalorPeter Lalor
Australian, Irish
 

Shishunala SharifShishunala Sharif
Indian
poet, teacher
Nikolay ChernyshevskyNikolay Chernyshevsky
Russian
philosopher, novelist, writer, literary critic

Elvira MadiganElvira Madigan
Danish
Acrobat, Circus performer

Michel Eugène ChevreulMichel Eugène Chevreul
French
Chemist

Crown Prince Rudolf of AustriaCrown Prince Rudolf of Austria
Austrian
Prince
Albrecht RitschlAlbrecht Ritschl
German
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher
Jan Ernst MatzeligerJan Ernst Matzeliger
American
Patent inventor

Mikhail Saltykov-ShchedrinMikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin
Russian
Poet

Youssef Bey KaramYoussef Bey Karam
Lebanese
Leader

Eliza CookEliza Cook
British
Journalist, Poet, Editor
Martin Farquhar TupperMartin Farquhar Tupper
British
Poet, Writer

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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
Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J.Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J.
British