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, Poet & Novelist
Friedrich NietzscheFriedrich Nietzsche
German
Philosopher

John RuskinJohn Ruskin
British
Art Critic and Painter

Casey JonesCasey Jones
American
Railroad Worker

Birsa MundaBirsa Munda
Indian
Tribal Leader Who Revolted Against the British
Zerelda MimmsZerelda Mimms
American
Jesse James' Wife

Gottlieb DaimlerGottlieb Daimler
German
Engineer

Max MüllerMax Müller
German, British
Scholar, Philologist
Arthur SullivanArthur Sullivan
British
Composer

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

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

Wilhelm SteinitzWilhelm Steinitz
Austrian, Czech, American
Chess Master

Ivan AivazovskyIvan Aivazovsky
Ukrainian, Russian
Painter

Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-LangenburgPrincess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
German
Aristocrat
Frederic Edwin ChurchFrederic Edwin Church
American
Painter

SamorySamory
Papua New Guinean
Cleric

Vladimir SolovyovVladimir Solovyov
Russian
Philosopher

Naim FrasheriNaim Frasheri
Albanian
Historian
William George Armstrong, Baron ArmstrongWilliam George Armstrong, Baron Armstrong
British
Engineer

John ShermanJohn Sherman
American
Former Secretary of State
Osman Nuri PashaOsman Nuri Pasha
Turkish
Military Commander

Isaac LevitanIsaac Levitan
Lithuanian, Russian
Painter

Mary KingsleyMary Kingsley
British
Writer
Collis P. HuntingtonCollis Potter Huntington
American
Business Leader

Henry SidgwickHenry Sidgwick
British
Philosopher
Henry Wellesley, 3rd Duke of WellingtonHenry Wellesley, 3rd Duke of Wellington
British
Politician

Elizabeth Van LewElizabeth Van Lew
American
Spy

Ernest DowsonErnest Dowson
British
Poet
Prince Christian Victor of Schleswig-HolsteinPrince Christian Victor of Schleswig-Holstein
British
Eldest son of Princess Helena

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José Maria de Eça de QueirósJosé Maria de Eça de Queirós
Portuguese
Novelist
Étienne LenoirÉtienne Lenoir
Belgian, French, Luxembourgian
Inventor, Engineer

Rābiḥ az-ZubayrRābiḥ az-Zubayr
Sudanese
Military leader

WashakieWashakie
American
tribal chief

Wilhelm LiebknechtWilhelm Liebknecht
German
Politician
Marcus DalyMarcus Daly
Irish, American
Businessman
Princess Josephine of BadenPrincess Josephine of Baden
German
Princess

Piet JoubertPiet Joubert
South African
General

John BidwellJohn Bidwell
American
Soldier

R. D. BlackmoreR. D. Blackmore
British
Novelist
Kuroda KiyotakaKuroda Kiyotaka
Japanese
Politician

Emil ŠkodaEmil Škoda
Czech
Engineer

François d'Orléans, Prince of JoinvilleFrançois d'Orléans, Prince of Joinville
French
Duke

Paddy RyanPaddy Ryan
Irish
Boxer

David Edward HughesDavid Edward Hughes
British
Inventor
Harriet E. WilsonHarriet E. Wilson
American
American novelist

James Augustine HealyJames Augustine Healy
American
Religious leader
Isaac Mayer WiseIsaac Mayer Wise
Czech
Rabbi

Henry VillardHenry Villard
German, American
Journalist

William ButterfieldWilliam Butterfield
British
Architect
E. R. SquibbE. R. Squibb
American
Inventor

Jacob Dolson CoxJacob Dolson Cox
Canadian, American
Statesman
Jasper Francis CropseyJasper Francis Cropsey
American
Artist

Dankmar AdlerDankmar Adler
American
Architect

Arsenio Martínez CamposArsenio Martínez Campos
Spanish
Politician

HsinbyumashinHsinbyumashin
Burmese
Queen

Darge Sahle SelassieDarge Sahle Selassie
Ethiopian
Political leader
Charles Russell, Baron RussellCharles Russell, Baron Russell
British
Jurist

Eugenio BeltramiEugenio Beltrami
Italian
Mathematician

James MartineauJames Martineau
British
Philosopher

Joseph BertrandJoseph Bertrand
French
Mathematician
Dan RiceDan Rice
American
Entertainer

Frank Hamilton CushingFrank Hamilton Cushing
American
Anthropologist
Pyotr LavrovPyotr Lavrov
Russian
Philosopher

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

St. George Jackson MivartSt. George Jackson Mivart
British
Biologist
Wilhelm LeiblWilhelm Leibl
German
Painter

George GroveGeorge Grove
British
Writer
Henry Loch, 1st Baron LochHenry Loch, 1st Baron Loch
Scottish
Soldier

Alexandre de Serpa PintoAlexandre de Serpa Pinto
Portuguese
Explorer

Jesse William LazearJesse William Lazear
American
Physician
Félix Ravaisson-MollienFélix Ravaisson-Mollien
French
Philosopher

Alexander MajorsAlexander Majors
American
Businessman
John Bennet LawesJohn Bennet Lawes
British
Entrepreneur

Alexandre FalguiereAlexandre Falguiere
French
Sculptor

Henry BarnardHenry Barnard
American
American Educationalist

David M. KeyDavid M. Key
American
Senator
Sigbjørn ObstfelderSigbjørn Obstfelder
Norwegian
Writer
Sarah PorterSarah Porter
American
Educator

William LindleyWilliam Lindley
British
Engineer

Horace ClevelandHorace Cleveland
American
Landscape architect

James Edward KeelerJames Edward Keeler
American
Astronomer
MpezeniMpezeni
Zambian
Warrior-king

Rafael Molina SanchezRafael Molina Sanchez
Spanish
Bullfighter

Annie Turner WittenmyerAnnie Turner Wittenmyer
American
Writer

Vincent, Count BenedettiVincent, Count Benedetti
French
Diplomat

António NobreAntónio Nobre
Portuguese
Poet
Mikhail Nikolayevich MuravyovMikhail Nikolayevich Muravyov
Russian
Statesman

Richard HoveyRichard Hovey
American
Poet
Lucretia Peabody HaleLucretia Peabody Hale
American
Journalist

Adalbert FalkAdalbert Falk
German
Politician
John StalloJohn Stallo
German, American
Philosopher
Mary BonneyMary Bonney
American
Educator