Famous People Who Died In 1901

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Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1901. This list includes people like Queen Victoria, William McKinley, Benjamin Harrison, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Victoria, Princess Royal and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, presidents, philosophers and empresses & queens who died in 1901. This list includes people from United States, Switzerland and many more countries.
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 1 
Queen Victoria
(Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901))
Queen Victoria
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Birthdate: May 24, 1819
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kensington Palace, London, England
Died: January 22
 2 
Benjamin Harrison
(23rd President of the United States (1889 – 1893))
Benjamin Harrison
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 20, 1833
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: North Bend, Ohio, United States
Died: March 13
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 3 
William McKinley
(25th President of the United States (1897 - 1901))
William McKinley
25
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 29, 1843
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Niles, Ohio, United States
Died: September 14
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 4 
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
(French Painter, Printmaker, and Illustrator, Known for His Work ‘At the Moulin Rouge’ and ‘La Toilette’)
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
4
Birthdate: November 24, 1864
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Albi, France
Died: September 9
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
 5 
Giuseppe Verdi
(One of the Greatest Opera Composers of the 19th Century)
Giuseppe Verdi
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 10, 1813
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Le Roncole, Italy
Died: January 27
 6 
Victoria, Princess Royal
(German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1888))
Victoria, Princess Royal
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Birthdate: November 21, 1840
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: August 5
 7 
Mahadev Govind Ranade
(Judge, Social Reformer)
Mahadev Govind Ranade
5
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 18, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Niphad
Died: January 16
 8 
Hiram Rhodes Revels
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 27, 1827
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fayetteville, North Carolina Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S.
Died: January 16
 9 
Leon Czolgosz
(American Steelworker and Anarchist Who Assassinated President William McKinley)
Leon Czolgosz
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 5, 1873
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: October 29
 10 
Fukuzawa Yukichi
(Writer, Teacher, Educationist, Philosopher, University teacher, Critic, Journalist)
Fukuzawa Yukichi
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 10, 1835
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ōsaka
Died: February 3
 11 
Elisha Gray
(Engineer)
Elisha Gray
0
Birthdate: August 2, 1835
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Barnesville
Died: January 21
 12 
Abdur Rahman Khan
(Emir of Afghanistan from 1880 to 1901)
Abdur Rahman Khan
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Birthdate: 1844 AD
Birthplace: Kabul, Afghanistan
Died: October 1
 13 
Arnold Böcklin
(Symbolist painter)
Arnold Böcklin
0
Birthdate: October 16, 1827
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Died: January 16
 14 
Milan I of Serbia
(King of Serbia (1882 - 1889))
Milan I of Serbia
0
Birthdate: August 22, 1854
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mărășești, Romania
Died: February 11
 15 
Charles Hermite
(Mathematician)
Charles Hermite
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 24, 1822
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dieuze
Died: January 14
 16 
Edward John Eyre
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 5, 1815
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Whipsnade, England
Died: November 30
 17 
Fitz John Porter
(Military Officer)
Fitz John Porter
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 31, 1822
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
Died: May 21
 18 
Li Hongzhang
(Diplomat, Mandarin)
Li Hongzhang
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 15, 1823
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hefei
Died: November 7
 19 
Lorenzo Snow
(American Religious Leader)
Lorenzo Snow
0
Birthdate: April 3, 1814
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mantua Township, Ohio, United States
Died: October 10
 20 
Johanna Spyri
(Swiss Novelist and Children’s Story Writer Best Known for Her Book 'Heidi')
Johanna Spyri
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 12, 1827
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hirzel, Switzerland
Died: July 7
 21 
Clarence King
(US Geologist and Mountaineer Who Was the 1st Director of the US Geological Survey)
Clarence King
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 6, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Died: December 24
 22 
Ignatius L. Donnelly
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 3, 1831
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 1
Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 31, 1819
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rotenburg an der Fulda, Germany
Died: July 6
 24 
Kate Greenaway
(Artist and writer)
Kate Greenaway
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 17, 1846
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hoxton, London, England
Died: November 6
 25 
Francesco Crispi
(Prime Minister, Statesman,Lawyer Journalist)
Francesco Crispi
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 4, 1818
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ribera, Agrigento, Italy
Died: August 12
Khwaja Ghulam Farid
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1845 AD
Birthplace: Chachran
Died: 1901 AD
 27 
Marthinus Wessel Pretorius
(Former President of the South African Republic (1866 - 1871))
Marthinus Wessel Pretorius
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 17, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Graaff-Reinet, South Africa
Died: May 19
 28 
Carles casagemas
2
Birthdate: September 27, 1880
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
Died: February 17
 29 
John George Nicolay
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 26, 1832
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Essingen, Rhineland-Palatinate
Died: September 26
 30 
Philip Danforth Armour
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 16, 1832
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockbridge, New York, United States
Died: January 6
 31 
John Fiske
(Philosopher)
John Fiske
2
Birthdate: March 30, 1842
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: July 4
 32 
Josef Rheinberger
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 17, 1839
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Died: November 25
 33 
Charlotte Mary Yonge
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 11, 1823
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Otterbourne, Hampshire, England
Died: May 24
 34 
Clara Maass
(American Nurse Who Served in the United States Army During the Spanish-American War)
Clara Maass
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 28, 1876
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Jersey, United States
Died: August 24
 35 
Vasily Kalinnikov
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 13, 1866
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Russia
Died: January 11
 36 
Walter Besant
(Novelist)
Walter Besant
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 14, 1836
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: June 9
 37 
John Stainer
(Composer)
John Stainer
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 6, 1840
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, Englanda
Died: March 31
 38 
Hilary R. W. Johnson
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 1, 1837
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Monrovia, Liberia
Died: 1901 AD
 39 
Mary Ann Bickerdyke
(Hospital Administrator for Union Soldiers During the American Civil War)
Mary Ann Bickerdyke
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 19, 1817
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Knox County, Ohio, United States
Died: November 8
 40 
Gaetano Bresci
(Anarchist)
Gaetano Bresci
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: November 10, 1869
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Coiano, Italy
Died: May 22
 41 
Arthur Lyon Fremantle
(Military officer)
Arthur Lyon Fremantle
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 11, 1835
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Died: September 25
 42 
Oreste Baratieri
(Italian Military Leader Who Served as the Governor of Italian Eritrea from 1892 to 1896)
Oreste Baratieri
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 13, 1841
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Condino, Italy
Died: April 8
 43 
William Stubbs
(Historian)
William Stubbs
0
Birthdate: June 21, 1825
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Knaresborough, England
Died: April 22
 44 
François-Marie Raoult
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 10, 1830
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fournes-en-Weppes, France
Died: April 1
Prince Edmond de Polignac
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 19, 1834
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 8
 46 
Clement Studebaker
(Manufacturer)
Clement Studebaker
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 12, 1831
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: United States
Died: November 27
 47 
Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 18, 1832
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: August 12
 48 
Joseph LeConte
(US Physician, Geologist, and Professor Who Mostly Studied the Geology of California)
Joseph LeConte
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 26, 1823
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Liberty County, Georgia
Died: July 6
 49 
Joseph Henry Thayer
0
Birthdate: November 7, 1828
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 26
 50 
Lev Ivanov
(Dancer)
Lev Ivanov
3
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: March 2, 1834
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: December 24