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.

Otto von BismarckOtto von Bismarck
German
German Statesman
Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll
British
Author, Mathematician and Photographer

Empress Elisabeth of AustriaEmpress Elisabeth of Austria
Austrian, German
Empress of Austria

Aubrey BeardsleyAubrey Beardsley
British
Illustrator

Edward Burne-JonesEdward Burne-Jones
British
Painter

Henry BessemerHenry Bessemer
British
Inventor

Matilda GageMatilda Joslyn Gage
American
Abolitionist, Freethinker, Author
Ferdinand CohnFerdinand Cohn
Polish
Founder of Bacteriology and Microbiology

Sir Syed Ahmad KhanSir Syed Ahmad Khan
Indian
Founder of Aligarh Muslim University
Charles Pelham VilliersCharles Pelham Villiers
British
Politician

Soapy SmithSoapy Smith
American
 

Odo of FranceOdo of France
French
King

Don Carlos BuellDon Carlos Buell
American
Military personnel

Gustave MoreauGustave Moreau
French
Illustrator
Heungseon DaewongunHeungseon Daewongun
South Korean
Political Leader

Ivan ShishkinIvan Shishkin
Russian
Painter

Wilford WoodruffWilford Woodruff
American
Religious leader

Nehanda Charwe NyakasikanaNehanda Charwe Nyakasikana
Zimbabwean
Spiritual Leader
George GreyGeorge Grey
New Zealander, British
Politician

Edward BellamyEdward Bellamy
American
Journalist
Félicien RopsFélicien Rops
Belgian
Painter, Illustrator

Henry LiddellHenry Liddell
British
Author

Theodor FontaneTheodor Fontane
German
Pharmacist, Writer, Poet, Historian, Translator,
Eugène BoudinEugène Boudin
French
Painter

Thomas F. BayardThomas F. Bayard
American
Statesman
Sarah Emma EdmondsSarah Emma Edmonds
Canadian, American
Nurse

Pierre Puvis de ChavannesPierre Puvis de Chavannes
French
Painter

Alexander CrummellAlexander Crummell
American
Minister
Siegfried MarcusSiegfried Marcus
Austrian, German
Engineer, Inventor

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Samuel PlimsollSamuel Plimsoll
British
Politician
William Seward Burroughs IWilliam Seward Burroughs I
American
Inventor

John Ernst Worrell KeelyJohn Ernst Worrell Keely
American
Inventor

Justin Smith MorrillJustin Smith Morrill
American
Politician

William S. RosecransWilliam S. Rosecrans
American
Inventor
Sir John Fowler, 1st BaronetSir John Fowler, 1st Baronet
British
Civil engineer
Pavel TretyakovPavel Tretyakov
Russian
Businessman

Johann Jakob BalmerJohann Jakob Balmer
Swiss
Swiss mathematician

Sir William Jenner, 1st BaronetSir William Jenner, 1st Baronet
British
Physician

Conrad Ferdinand MeyerConrad Ferdinand Meyer
Swiss
Swiss poet
Georges RodenbachGeorges Rodenbach
Belgian
Poet

John HopkinsonJohn Hopkinson
British
Physicist

Miklós BarabásMiklós Barabás
Hungarian
Painter

Felice CavallottiFelice Cavallotti
Italian
Politician

Ángel GanivetÁngel Ganivet
Spanish
Writer
João da Cruz e SousaJoão da Cruz e Sousa
Brazilian
Poet

Henry BarklyHenry Barkly
British
Politician
Pétrus KyPétrus Ky
Vietnamese
Scholar

Clara FisherClara Fisher
British
Actress

Mikhail ChernyayevMikhail Chernyayev
Russian
General
David Ames WellsDavid Ames Wells
American
Engineer

Ellen Louise DemorestEllen Louise Demorest
American
Milliner
Harold FredericHarold Frederic
American
Journalist

Horatio Nelson LayHoratio Nelson Lay
British
Diplomat

Rudolf LeuckartRudolf Leuckart
German
Zoologist

Johann BalmerJohann Balmer
Swiss
 

Louis Laurent Gabriel de MortilletLouis Laurent Gabriel de Mortillet
French
Archaeologist
Gardner Quincy ColtonGardner Quincy Colton
American
Showman

Alan RotherhamAlan Rotherham
British
Rugby Union Player

Count Gustav KálnokyCount Gustav Kálnoky
Austrian, Hungarian
Diplomat

Maria Louise PoolMaria Louise Pool
American
Writer
Zacharias TopeliusZacharias Topelius
Finnish
Author

Manuel Tamayo y BausManuel Tamayo y Baus
Spanish
Spanish dramatist
Edward Noyes WestcottEdward Noyes Westcott
American
Writer

Antoine-Alfred MarcheAntoine-Alfred Marche
French
Naturalist

Cornelia Adele Strong FassettCornelia Adele Strong Fassett
American
Painter
John NewlandsJohn Newlands
British
Chemist

Charles GarnierCharles Garnier
French
architect
William E. GladstoneWilliam E. Gladstone
British
Politician

John CairdJohn Caird
Scottish
Theologian

W.E. GladstoneW.E. Gladstone
Prime Minister
Fanny Lily Gypsy DavenportFanny Lily Gypsy Davenport
British
Actress

Gong QinwangGong Qinwang
Chinese
Chinese official
Lorenzo Montúfar y Rivera MaestreLorenzo Montúfar y Rivera Maestre
Guatemalan
Statesman