Famous People Who Died In 1898

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1898. This list includes people like Otto von Bismarck, Lewis Carroll, William Ewart Gladstone, Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, Stéphane Mallarmé and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, poets, mathematicians and philosophers who died in 1898. This list includes people from United Kingdom, France, India & 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 Otto von Bismarck

Otto von Bismarck
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Chancellor of the German Empire (1871-1890)
Birthdate: April 1, 1815
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Schönhausen, Germany
Died: July 30

 2 Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Novelist, Mathematician & Photographer
Birthdate: January 27, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Daresbury, Cheshire, England
Died: January 14

 3 Empress Elisabeth of Austria

Empress Elisabeth of Austria
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Famous As: Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary
Birthdate: December 24, 1837
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: September 10

 4 Sir Syed Ahmad Khan

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
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Famous As: Founder of Aligarh Muslim University
Birthdate: October 17, 1817
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Delhi, India
Died: March 27

 5 William Ewart Gladstone

William Ewart Gladstone
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: December 29, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Died: May 19

 6 Louise of Hesse-Kassel

Louise of Hesse-Kassel
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Famous As: Queen of Denmark
Birthdate: September 7, 1817
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kassel, Electorate of Hesse, German Confederation
Died: September 29

 7 Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley
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Famous As: Illustrator
Birthdate: August 21, 1872
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brighton, England
Died: March 16
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 8 Soapy Smith

Soapy Smith
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1860
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Georgia
Died: July 8

 9 Nehanda Charwe Nyakasikana

Nehanda Charwe Nyakasikana
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Spiritual Leader
Birthdate: 1840 AD
Birthplace: Zimbabwe
Died: 1898 AD

 10 Gustave Moreau

Gustave Moreau
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Famous As: Illustrator
Birthdate: April 6, 1826
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 18

 11 Edward Burne-Jones

Edward Burne-Jones
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 28, 1833
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Birmingham
Died: June 17

 12 Stéphane Mallarmé

Stéphane Mallarmé
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Critic
Birthdate: March 18, 1842
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 9

 13 Heungseon Daewongun

Heungseon Daewongun
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Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: December 21, 1820
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Died: December 22

 14 William S. Rosecrans

William S. Rosecrans
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: September 6, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Delaware County, Ohio, U.S.
Died: March 11

 15 Wilford Woodruff

Wilford Woodruff
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious leader
Birthdate: March 1, 1807
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Farmington, Connecticut, United States
Died: September 2

 16 Henry Bessemer

Henry Bessemer
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: January 19, 1813
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Charlton
Died: March 15

 17 Félicien Rops

Félicien Rops
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter, Illustrator
Birthdate: July 7, 1833
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Namur
Died: August 23

 18 Don Carlos Buell

Don Carlos Buell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: March 23, 1818
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lowell
Died: November 19

 19 Sarah Emma Edmonds

Sarah Emma Edmonds
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nurse
Birthdate: November 30, 1841
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Magaguadavic, Canada
Died: September 5

 20 Ivan Shishkin

Ivan Shishkin
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: January 25, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Yelabuga, Russia
Died: March 20

 21 Edward Bellamy

Edward Bellamy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 26, 1850
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicopee, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 22

 22 John Newlands

John Newlands
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: November 26, 1837
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lambeth, London, England
Died: July 29

 23 Theodor Fontane

Theodor Fontane
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Pharmacist, Writer, Poet, Historian, Translator, Novelist, Journalist
Birthdate: December 30, 1819
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Neuruppin
Died: September 20

 24 Gong Qinwang

Gong Qinwang
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Chinese official
Birthdate: January 11, 1833
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: May 29

 25 Lawrence Sullivan Ross

Lawrence Sullivan Ross
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 27, 1838
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bentonsport, Iowa, United States
Died: January 3

 26 Matilda Joslyn Gage

Matilda Joslyn Gage
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Abolitionist, Freethinker, Author
Birthdate: March 24, 1826
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cicero
Died: March 18

 27 George Grey

George Grey
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 14, 1812
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: September 19

 28 William Seward Burroughs I

William Seward Burroughs I
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: January 28, 1857
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Auburn, New York, United States
Died: September 14

 29 Henry Liddell

Henry Liddell
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: February 6, 1811
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bishop Auckland, County Durham, United Kingdom
Died: January 18

 30 Eugène Boudin

Eugène Boudin
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 12, 1824
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Honfleur, France
Died: August 8

 31 Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: December 14, 1824
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: October 24

 32 Salome Urena

Salome Urena
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 21, 1850
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Died: March 6

 33 Alexander Crummell

Alexander Crummell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Minister
Birthdate: March 3, 1819
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: September 10

 34 Charles Garnier

Charles Garnier
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: architect
Birthdate: November 6, 1825
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris
Died: August 3

 35 Samuel Plimsoll

Samuel Plimsoll
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 10, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: June 3

 36 Ferdinand Cohn

Ferdinand Cohn
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Founder of Bacteriology and Microbiology
Birthdate: January 24, 1828
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: June 25

 37 Thomas F. Bayard

Thomas F. Bayard
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: October 29, 1828
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Died: September 28

 38 Justin Smith Morrill

Justin Smith Morrill
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 14, 1810
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Strafford, Vermont, United States
Died: December 28

 39 John Ernst Worrell Keely

John Ernst Worrell Keely
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: September 3, 1837
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: November 18

 40 Siegfried Marcus

Siegfried Marcus
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Famous As: Engineer, Inventor
Birthdate: September 18, 1831
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Malchin
Died: June 30

 41 Pavel Tretyakov

Pavel Tretyakov
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: December 15, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Moscow
Died: December 4

 42 Sir John Fowler, 1st Baronet

Sir John Fowler, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: July 15, 1817
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wadsley, England
Died: November 20

 43 Sir William Jenner, 1st Baronet

Sir William Jenner, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: January 30, 1815
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chatham, England
Died: December 11

 44 Zacharias Topelius

Zacharias Topelius
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 14, 1818
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nykarleby, Finland
Died: March 12

 45 Johann Jakob Balmer

Johann Jakob Balmer
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Swiss mathematician
Birthdate: May 1, 1825
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lausen
Died: March 12

 46 Georges Rodenbach

Georges Rodenbach
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: July 16, 1855
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tournai, Belgium
Died: December 25

 47 John Hopkinson

John Hopkinson
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: July 27, 1849
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Died: August 27

 48 Conrad Ferdinand Meyer

Conrad Ferdinand Meyer
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Swiss poet
Birthdate: October 11, 1825
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Zürich
Died: November 28

 49 Mikhail Chernyayev

Mikhail Chernyayev
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: November 3, 1828
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mogilev Governorate, Russia
Died: August 16

 50 Fanny Lily Gypsy Davenport

Fanny Lily Gypsy Davenport
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 10, 1850
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Died: September 26