Famous People Who Died In 1900

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1900. This list includes people like Oscar Wilde, Friedrich Nietzsche, Birsa Munda, John Ruskin, Gottlieb Daimler and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include philosophers, novelists, political leaders and poets who died in 1900. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom and many more countries.

Oscar WildeOscar Wilde
Irish
Playwright
Friedrich NietzscheFriedrich Nietzsche
German
Philosopher

John RuskinJohn Ruskin
British
Art Critic and Painter

Arthur SullivanArthur Sullivan
British
Composer

Casey JonesCasey Jones
American
Railroad Worker

Zerelda MimmsZerelda Mimms
American
Jesse James' Wife

Gottlieb DaimlerGottlieb Daimler
German
Engineer

Max MüllerMax Müller
German, British
Scholar, Philologist
Birsa MundaBirsa Munda
Indian
Tribal Leader Who Revolted Against the British

Belly BoydBelle Boyd
American
Confederate Spy in the American Civil War
Augustus Pitt RiversAugustus Pitt Rivers
British
Father of British Archaeology

Ivan AivazovskyIvan Aivazovsky
Ukrainian, Russian
Painter

Stephen CraneStephen Crane
American
Writer, Journalist, Poet, Baseball player,

Wilhelm SteinitzWilhelm Steinitz
Austrian, Czech, American
Chess Master

Frederic Edwin ChurchFrederic Edwin Church
American
Painter
John ShermanJohn Sherman
American
Former Secretary of State

Isaac LevitanIsaac Levitan
Lithuanian, Russian
Painter

Henry SidgwickHenry Sidgwick
British
Philosopher

Osman Nuri PashaOsman Nuri Pasha
Turkish
Military Commander
Mary KingsleyMary Kingsley
British
Writer

Ernest DowsonErnest Dowson
British
Poet
Elizabeth Van LewElizabeth Van Lew
American
 

Étienne LenoirÉtienne Lenoir
Belgian, French, Luxembourgian
Inventor, Engineer

José Maria de Eça de QueirósJosé Maria de Eça de Queirós
Portuguese
Novelist
Wilhelm LiebknechtWilhelm Liebknecht
German
Politician

WashakieWashakie
American
tribal chief
John BidwellJohn Bidwell
American
Soldier

Marcus DalyMarcus Daly
Irish, American
Businessman

Kuroda KiyotakaKuroda Kiyotaka
Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister
David Edward HughesDavid Edward Hughes
British
Inventor

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Piet JoubertPiet Joubert
South African
General
R. D. BlackmoreR. D. Blackmore
British
Novelist

Henry VillardHenry Villard
German, American
Journalist

Jasper Francis CropseyJasper Francis Cropsey
American
Artist

Harriet E. WilsonHarriet E. Wilson
American
American novelist
Dankmar AdlerDankmar Adler
American
Architect
Jacob Dolson CoxJacob Dolson Cox
Canadian, American
Statesman

Emil ŠkodaEmil Škoda
Czech
Engineer

Isaac Mayer WiseIsaac Mayer Wise
Czech
Rabbi

William ButterfieldWilliam Butterfield
British
Architect
Collis P. HuntingtonCollis P. Huntington
Business Leader

Jesse William LazearJesse William Lazear
American
Physician

Dan RiceDan Rice
American
Entertainer

Félix Ravaisson-MollienFélix Ravaisson-Mollien
French
Philosopher

Arsenio Martínez CamposArsenio Martínez Campos
Spanish
Politician
James Augustine HealyJames Augustine Healy
American
Religious leader

E. R. SquibbE. R. Squibb
American
Inventor
George GroveGeorge Grove
British
Writer

Joseph BertrandJoseph Bertrand
French
Mathematician

Wilhelm LeiblWilhelm Leibl
German
Painter
Eugenio BeltramiEugenio Beltrami
Italian
Mathematician

Frank Hamilton CushingFrank Hamilton Cushing
American
Anthropologist
James MartineauJames Martineau
British
Philosopher

St. George Jackson MivartSt. George Jackson Mivart
British
Biologist

David M. KeyDavid M. Key
American
Senator

John Bennet LawesJohn Bennet Lawes
British
Entrepreneur

Alexander MajorsAlexander Majors
American
Businessman
Sarah PorterSarah Porter
American
Educator

Alexandre de Serpa PintoAlexandre de Serpa Pinto
Portuguese
Explorer

Henry BarnardHenry Barnard
American
American Educationalist

Horace ClevelandHorace Cleveland
American
Landscape architect
Sigbjørn ObstfelderSigbjørn Obstfelder
Norwegian
Writer

Henry Loch, 1st Baron LochHenry Loch, 1st Baron Loch
Scottish
Soldier
William LindleyWilliam Lindley
British
Engineer

James Edward KeelerJames Edward Keeler
American
Astronomer

Annie Turner WittenmyerAnnie Turner Wittenmyer
American
Writer
António NobreAntónio Nobre
Portuguese
Poet

Vincent, Count BenedettiVincent, Count Benedetti
French
Diplomat
MpezeniMpezeni
Zambian
Warrior-king

Richard HoveyRichard Hovey
American
Poet

Lucretia Peabody HaleLucretia Peabody Hale
American
Journalist
Adalbert FalkAdalbert Falk
German
Politician

George James SymonsGeorge James Symons
British
Meteorologist
Moses Coit TylerMoses Coit Tyler
American
Author

Vladimir SolovyovVladimir Solovyov
Russian
Philosopher

Alzina StevensAlzina Stevens
American
Social Reformer

Mary BonneyMary Bonney
American
Educator
Max MuellerMax Mueller
German
 
SamorySamory
Papua New Guinean
Cleric

William George Armstrong, Baron ArmstrongWilliam George Armstrong, Baron Armstrong
British
Engineer

Charles Russell, Baron RussellCharles Russell, Baron Russell
British
Jurist

Leonhard, count von BlumenthalLeonhard, count von Blumenthal
German
Prussian officer