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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of the Confederate States of America
Birthdate: June 3, 1808
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fairview, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 6

 2 Robert Browning

Robert Browning.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Playwright
Birthdate: May 7, 1812
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Camberwell
Died: December 12

 3 Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria

Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria.
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: August 21, 1858
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Laxenburg
Died: January 30

 4 Belle Starr

Belle Starr.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Outlaw
Birthdate: February 5, 1848
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Carthage, Missouri, United States
Died: February 3

 5 Gerard Manley Hopkins

Gerard Manley Hopkins.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: July 28, 1844
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London
Died: June 8

 6 Father Damien

Father Damien.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: January 3, 1840
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tremelo, Belgium
Died: April 15

 7 Antonio Meucci

Antonio Meucci.
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Famous As: Inventor of voice-communication apparatus
Birthdate: April 13, 1808
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florence
Died: October 18
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 8 Wilkie Collins

Wilkie Collins
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Playwright
Birthdate: January 8, 1824
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London
Died: September 23

 9 Yohannes IV

Yohannes IV
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: July 11, 1837
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: May Beha, Tembien, Ethiopian Empire
Died: March 10

 10 James Prescott Joule

James Prescott Joule.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: December 24, 1818
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Salford, Lancashire, England, UK
Died: October 11

 11 Alexandre Cabanel

Alexandre Cabanel
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Famous As: Painter, University teacher
Birthdate: September 28, 1823
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montpellier
Died: January 23

 12 James Smith Bush

James Smith Bush
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Jurist, Writer, Lawyer, Priest, Politician
Birthdate: June 15, 1825
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: November 11

 13 Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel

Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: July 25, 1797
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rumpenheim Castle, Offenbach, Germany
Died: April 6

 14 Mihai Eminescu

Mihai Eminescu
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: January 15, 1850
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Botoșani, Romania
Died: June 15

 15 Luís I of Portugal

Luís I of Portugal
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: October 31, 1838
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Necessidades Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
Died: October 19

 16 Julia Tyler

Julia Tyler
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former First Lady of United States
Birthdate: May 4, 1820
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gardiner's Island, New York, US
Died: July 10

 17 Shishunala Sharif

Shishunala Sharif
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Famous As: poet, teacher
Birthdate: 1819 AD
Birthplace: India
Died: 1889 AD

 18 Baroness Mary Vetsera

Baroness Mary Vetsera
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Noblewomen
Birthdate: March 19, 1871
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: January 30

 19 Charles III, Prince of Monaco

Charles III, Prince of Monaco
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: December 8, 1818
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 10

 20 Elvira Madigan

Elvira Madigan
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Famous As: Acrobat, Circus performer
Birthdate: December 4, 1867
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Flensburg
Died: July 19

 21 Teresa Cristina of the Two Sicilies

Teresa Cristina of the Two Sicilies
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Famous As: Empress consort
Birthdate: March 14, 1822
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: December 28

 22 Nikolay Chernyshevsky

Nikolay Chernyshevsky
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Famous As: Critic
Birthdate: July 24, 1828
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saratov, Russia
Died: October 29

 23 Alexander Hamilton Jr.

Alexander Hamilton Jr..
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: January 26, 1816
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: December 30

 24 John Ericsson

John Ericsson
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Famous As: Engineer, Military personnel
Birthdate: July 31, 1803
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Långban
Died: March 8

 25 Peter Lalor

Peter Lalor
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 5, 1827
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: County Laois
Died: February 9

 26 Lucy Webb Hayes

Lucy Webb Hayes
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: American first lady
Birthdate: August 28, 1831
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chillicothe, Ohio , United States
Died: June 25

 27 Ion Creanga

Ion Creanga
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 1, 1837
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Târgu Neamț, Moldavia
Died: December 31

 28 George H. Pendleton

George H. Pendleton
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 19, 1825
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: November 24

 29 John Bright

John Bright.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: British Radical and Liberal Politician
Birthdate: November 16, 1811
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rochdale, Lancashire
Died: March 27

 30 Maria Mitchell

Maria Mitchell.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: August 1, 1818
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nantucket
Died: June 28

 31 Marie of Prussia

Marie of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: October 15, 1825
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin Palace, Berlin, Germany
Died: May 17

 32 Laura Bridgman

Laura Bridgman
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: December 21, 1829
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hanover, New Hampshire,United States
Died: May 24

 33 Simon Cameron

Simon Cameron
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 8, 1799
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Maytown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 26

 34 Henry W. Grady

Henry W. Grady
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 24, 1850
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, USA
Died: December 23

 35 Lozen

Lozen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Warrior
Birthdate: 1840 AD
Birthplace: United States
Died: June 17

 36 Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada

Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Mexico
Birthdate: April 24, 1823
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Xalapa, Mexico
Died: April 21

 37 Jan Ernst Matzeliger

Jan Ernst Matzeliger
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Famous As: Patent inventor
Birthdate: September 15, 1852
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paramaribo
Died: August 24

 38 Michel Eugène Chevreul

Michel Eugène Chevreul
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: August 31, 1786
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Angers, France
Died: April 9

 39 Jacques Damala

Jacques Damala
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 15, 1855
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Piraeus, Greece
Died: August 18

 40 John Archibald Campbell

John Archibald Campbell
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Birthdate: June 24, 1811
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, Georgia, United States
Died: March 12

 41 Maurice Sand

Maurice Sand
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 30, 1823
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 4

 42 Kawanabe Kyōsai

Kawanabe Kyōsai
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: May 18, 1831
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Koga, Japan
Died: April 26

 43 Horatius Bonar

Horatius Bonar
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: December 19, 1808
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: July 31

 44 Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam

Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 7, 1838
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Brieuc, France
Died: August 19

 45 Giovanni Bottesini

Giovanni Bottesini
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: December 22, 1821
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Crema, Italy
Died: July 7

 46 Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin

Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: January 27, 1826
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Spas-Ugol, Russia
Died: May 10

 47 Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly

Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: November 2, 1808
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, France
Died: April 23

 48 Veronica Micle

Veronica Micle
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 22, 1850
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Năsăud, Romania
Died: August 3

 49 Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges

Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: March 18, 1830
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 12

 50 Youssef Bey Karam

Youssef Bey Karam
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: May 15, 1823
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ehden, Ottoman Lebanon
Died: April 7