Famous People Who Died In 1891

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1891. This list includes people like William Tecumseh Sherman, Herman Melville, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, Arthur Rimbaud, Hannibal Hamlin and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, soldiers and historians who died in 1891. This list includes people from United States, France, Germany & United Kingdom and many more countries.

William Tecumseh ShermanWilliam Tecumseh Sherman
American
General in the Union Army During the American
Ishwar Chandra VidyasagarIshwar Chandra Vidyasagar
Indian
Social Reformer, Philosopher

Herman MelvilleHerman Melville
American
 

George HearstGeorge Hearst
American
Former United States Senator

Helena BlavatskyHelena Blavatsky
American, Russian
Philosopher

John A. MacdonaldJohn A. Macdonald
Canadian, Scottish
Former Prime Minister of Canada
Arthur RimbaudArthur Rimbaud
French
Poet

Georges SeuratGeorges Seurat
French
Painter

Hannibal HamlinHannibal Hamlin
American
15th Vice President of the U.S.A

Pedro II of BrazilPedro II of Brazil
Brazilian, French
Former Emperor of Brazil
Helmuth von Moltke the ElderHelmuth von Moltke the Elder
German
General, Historian

Albert PikeAlbert Pike
American
Military Leader
Charles Stewart ParnellCharles Stewart Parnell
British
Leader of the Irish Home Rule League

Edward Hammond Hargraves Edward Hargraves
Australian
Gold Prospector

Wilhelm WeberWilhelm Weber
German
Physicst
P. T.  BarnumP. T. Barnum
American
American politician

Joseph E. JohnstonJoseph E. Johnston
American
Politician, Military personnel
James Russell LowellJames Russell Lowell
American
Poet, Diplomat, Essayist, Writer, Literary critic,

Joseph BazalgetteJoseph Bazalgette
British
Architect, Civil engineer, Engineer

Gonville BromheadGonville Bromhead
British
Military personnel
Samuel Ajayi CrowtherSamuel Ajayi Crowther
Nigerian
translator, Bible translator

Nikolaus OttoNikolaus Otto
German
Engineer, Inventor
Léo DelibesLéo Delibes
French
Composer, Musicologist, University teacher

George Washington WilliamsGeorge Washington Williams
American
Soldier, Historian, Diplomat, Writer, Minister,

George BancroftGeorge Bancroft
American
Diplomat, Historian of the modern age, Historian,

David Dixon PorterDavid Dixon Porter
American
Naval Officer
Leopold KroneckerLeopold Kronecker
German, Polish
Mathematician, University teacher
Wilhelm Eduard WeberWilhelm Eduard Weber
German
Physicist, University teacher

Georges Ernest BoulangerGeorges Ernest Boulanger
French
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Sarah WinnemuccaSarah Winnemucca
Author, Activist, Writer

Ivan GoncharovIvan Goncharov
Russian
linguist, writer, novelist, translator
Baron HaussmannBaron Haussmann
French
Urban planner

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Jan NerudaJan Neruda
Czech
Journalist

Jean-Louis-Ernest MeissonierJean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier
French
Sculptor, Painter, Politician

Sarah PolkSarah Childress Polk
American
U.S. First Lady

Sophia B. PackardSophia B. Packard
American
Educator
KalakauaKalakaua
American
Monarch

Nicolaus OttoNicolaus Otto
German
German engineer
William Emery MerrillWilliam Emery Merrill
American
Soldier

Sofya Vasilyevna KovalevskayaSofya Vasilyevna Kovalevskaya
Russian
Mathematician