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.

P. T.  BarnumP. T. Barnum
American
American politician
William Tecumseh ShermanWilliam Tecumseh Sherman
American
General in the Union Army During the American

Herman MelvilleHerman Melville
American
 

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

Helena BlavatskyHelena Blavatsky
American, Russian
Philosopher

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

Ishwar Chandra VidyasagarIshwar Chandra Vidyasagar
Indian
Social Reformer, Philosopher

Pedro II of BrazilPedro II of Brazil
Brazilian, French
Former Emperor of Brazil
Georges SeuratGeorges Seurat
French
Painter

George HearstGeorge Hearst
American
Former United States Senator
Charles Stewart ParnellCharles Stewart Parnell
British
Leader of the Irish Home Rule League

Helmuth von Moltke the ElderHelmuth von Moltke the Elder
German
General, Historian

Albert PikeAlbert Pike
American
Military Leader

Joseph E. JohnstonJoseph E. Johnston
American
Officer

Wilhelm WeberWilhelm Weber
German
Physicst
Edward Hammond Hargraves Edward Hargraves
Australian
Gold Prospector

Joseph BazalgetteJoseph Bazalgette
British
Civil engineer

KalakauaKalakaua
American
Monarch

Georges-Eugène HaussmannGeorges-Eugène Haussmann
French
Official
Gonville BromheadGonville Bromhead
British
Military personnel

William Henry Fitzhugh LeeWilliam Henry Fitzhugh Lee
American
Politician
James Russell LowellJames Russell Lowell
American
Poet, Diplomat, Essayist, Writer, Literary critic,

Georges Ernest BoulangerGeorges Ernest Boulanger
French
Politician

George Washington WilliamsGeorge Washington Williams
American
Soldier, Historian, Diplomat, Writer, Minister,
Samuel Ajayi CrowtherSamuel Ajayi Crowther
Nigerian
Linguist

Sarah PolkSarah Childress Polk
American
U.S. First Lady
Léo DelibesLéo Delibes
French
Composer, Musicologist, University teacher

Princess Alexandra of Greece and DenmarkPrincess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark
Greek
Duchess

Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of LyttonRobert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton
British
Diplomat
Nicolaus OttoNicolaus Otto
German
German engineer

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Sarah WinnemuccaSarah Winnemucca
American
Writer
Prince Napoléon BonapartePrince Napoléon Bonaparte
Italian
Prince

David Dixon PorterDavid Dixon Porter
American
Naval Officer

Leopold KroneckerLeopold Kronecker
German, Polish
Mathematician, University teacher

Jules GrévyJules Grévy
French
Political, President
George BancroftGeorge Bancroft
American
Diplomat, Historian of the modern age, Historian,
Ivan GoncharovIvan Goncharov
Russian
Novelist

Charles BradlaughCharles Bradlaugh
British
Activist

Sofia KovalevskayaSofia Kovalevskaya
Russian
Mathematician

Wilhelm Eduard WeberWilhelm Eduard Weber
German
Physicist, University teacher
Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl GranvilleGranville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville
British
British statesman

Mihail KogălniceanuMihail Kogălniceanu
Moldovan, Romanian
Statesman

Jan NerudaJan Neruda
Czech
Journalist

John Wellborn RootJohn Wellborn Root
American
Architect

Ernest MeissonierErnest Meissonier
French
Painter
José Manuel BalmacedaJosé Manuel Balmaceda
Chilean
Politician

Barbara BodichonBarbara Bodichon
British
Artist
Sanjō SanetomiSanjō Sanetomi
Japanese
Statesman

Heinrich GraetzHeinrich Graetz
Polish
Historian

MsiriMsiri
Congolese
Ruler
Leon PinskerLeon Pinsker
Polish
Physician

Joseph LeidyJoseph Leidy
American
Paleontologist
Giovanni MorelliGiovanni Morelli
Italian
Art Critic

Antero Tarquínio de QuentalAntero Tarquínio de Quental
Portuguese
Poet

Konstantin LeontievKonstantin Leontiev
Russian
Philosopher

Louis Lucien BonaparteLouis Lucien Bonaparte
French
Politician

Johan JongkindJohan Jongkind
Dutch
Painter
Carl NägeliCarl Nägeli
Swiss
Botanist

Frederick WeldFrederick Weld
New Zealander, British
Politician

Ion C. BrătianuIon C. Brătianu
Romanian
Politician

Sophia B. PackardSophia B. Packard
American
Educator
William FerrelWilliam Ferrel
American
Meteorologist

Alfred WaudAlfred Waud
American
Artist
Ahmed Vefik PaşaAhmed Vefik Paşa
Turkish
Statesman

Pedro Antonio de Alarcón y ArizaPedro Antonio de Alarcón y Ariza
Spanish
Novelist

Ludwig WindthorstLudwig Windthorst
German
Politician
Théodore de BanvilleThéodore de Banville
French
Poet

Nathaniel WoodardNathaniel Woodard
British
Priest
Lawrence BarrettLawrence Barrett
American
Actor

Robert Forester MushetRobert Forester Mushet
British
Metallurgist

Antoine-Aimé DorionAntoine-Aimé Dorion
Canadian
Politician
William J. FlorenceWilliam J. Florence
American
Actor

Frederick WhitakerFrederick Whitaker
British
Prime minister
Guo SongtaoGuo Songtao
Chinese
Diplomat

John HawkshawJohn Hawkshaw
British
Civil engineer

Elizabeth Rous ComstockElizabeth Rous Comstock
British
Social reformer

Johannes JanssenJohannes Janssen
German
Historian
Charles KeeneCharles Keene
British
Artist
Antonia Navarro HuezoAntonia Navarro Huezo
Salvadoran
Engineer

Henri ChapuHenri Chapu
French
Sculptor

Mary J. SaffordMary J. Safford
American
Nurse

Paul Bronsart von SchellendorfPaul Bronsart von Schellendorf
Polish
Statesman
Thomas FrenchThomas French
British
Missionary

Leopold Hasner von ArthaLeopold Hasner von Artha
Austrian, Czech
Civil servant

William Emery MerrillWilliam Emery Merrill
American
Soldier

Joseph RoumanilleJoseph Roumanille
French
Poet

Pierre Adolphe ChéruelPierre Adolphe Chéruel
French
Historian
Danshaku Motoda NagazaneDanshaku Motoda Nagazane
Japanese
Imperial tutor

Frederick Webster HoweFrederick Webster Howe
American
Inventor
Ivan Karlovich ArnoldIvan Karlovich Arnold
Russian
Artist