Famous People Who Died In 1904

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1904. This list includes people like Anton Chekhov, Jamsetji Tata, Henry Morton Stanley, Chief Joseph, Kate Chopin and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, political leaders, journalists and military leaders who died in 1904. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Russia & 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 
Anton Chekhov
(Playwright, Short-story writer)

Anton Chekhov
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 29, 1860
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Taganrog, Russia
Died: July 15

 2 

Antonín Dvořák
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 8, 1841
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nelahozeves, Prague, Czechia
Died: May 1

 3 
Jamsetji Tata
(Founder of Tata Group of Industries)

Jamsetji Tata
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 3, 1839
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gujarat, India
Died: May 19

 4 
Chief Joseph
(Nez Perce leader)

Chief Joseph
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 3, 1840
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wallowa River
Died: September 21

 5 
Henry Morton Stanley
(Welsh-American Explorer Who Was Famous for His Exploration of Central Africa and His Search for Missionary David Livingstone)

Henry Morton Stanley
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Birthdate: January 28, 1841
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Denbigh, Denbighshire, Wales
Died: May 10

 6 
Kate Chopin
(Author)

Kate Chopin
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 8, 1850
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St. Louis
Died: August 22

 7 
James Longstreet
(United States Minister to the Ottoman Empire (1880-81))

James Longstreet
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 8, 1821
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Edgefield, South Carolina, United States
Died: January 2
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 
Paul Kruger
(President of South Africa (1883-1902))

Paul Kruger
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 10, 1825
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Steynsburg, South Africa
Died: July 14

 9 
Eadweard Muybridge
(Photographer)

Eadweard Muybridge
2
Listed In: Photographers
Birthdate: April 9, 1830
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England
Died: May 8

 10 

Jean-Leon Gerome
2
Birthdate: May 11, 1824
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vesoul, Haute-Saône, France
Died: January 10

 11 

Samuel Smiles
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 23, 1812
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Died: April 16

 12 

Herbert von Bismarck
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 28, 1849
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: September 18

 13 
Lafcadio Hearn
(Former writer, translator, and teacher who introduced the culture and literature of Japan to the West)

Lafcadio Hearn
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 27, 1850
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lefkada, Greece
Died: September 26

 14 
Dan Leno
(Comedian)

Dan Leno
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Birthdate: December 20, 1860
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Somers Town, London England
Died: October 31

 15 
Friedrich Ratzel
(Biologist, Geopolitician, Geographer, Zoologist, Political scientist, University teacher)

Friedrich Ratzel
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 30, 1844
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Karlsruhe
Died: August 9

 16 

John Brown Gordon
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 6, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Upson County, Georgia, United States
Died: January 9

Princess Alexandrine of Baden
0
Birthdate: December 6, 1820
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: December 20

 18 

Henri Fantin-Latour
0
Birthdate: January 14, 1836
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Died: August 25

 19 
Norodom of Cambodia
(Cambodian King, Who Embraced Buddhism and Later Handed Over Cambodia's Foreign Relations to France)

Norodom of Cambodia
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Birthdate: February 3, 1834
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Angkor Borei, Cambodia
Died: April 24

 20 
Georges Gilles de la Tourette
(Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist)

Georges Gilles de la Tourette
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: October 30, 1857
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Gervais-les-Trois-Clochers
Died: May 26

 21 
Ruth Cleveland
(Grover Cleveland's daughter)

Ruth Cleveland
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 3, 1891
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 7

 22 

Niels Ryberg Finsen
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: December 15, 1860
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
Died: September 24

 23 

George Frederic Watts
0
Birthdate: February 23, 1817
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Marylebone, Middlesex, England
Died: July 1

 24 

Vasily Vereshchagin
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Birthdate: October 26, 1842
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cherepovets, Novgorod Governorate, Russia
Died: April 13

 25 

Émile Gallé
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 8, 1846
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: September 23

 26 

Christopher Dresser
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 4, 1834
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: November 24

 27 

Sami Frashëri
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 1, 1850
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frashër, Albania
Died: June 18

 28 
Nikolay Bobrikov
(Governor of Finland)

Nikolay Bobrikov
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 27, 1839
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Strelna, Russia
Died: June 17

 29 
Al Swearengen
(Entertainment Entrepreneur)

Al Swearengen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 8, 1845
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oskaloosa, Iowa, United States
Died: November 15

Prince George, Duke of Cambridge
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 26, 1819
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: March 17

Vladimir Vasilyevich Markovnikov
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 22, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Knyaginino, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Died: February 11

 32 
Mór Jókai
(Novelist)

Mór Jókai
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 18, 1825
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Komarom, Hungary
Died: May 5

 33 
Theodor Herzl
(Journalist)

Theodor Herzl
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Birthdate: May 2, 1860
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pest, Kingdom of Hungary, Austrian Empire
Died: July 3

Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi
0
Birthdate: August 2, 1834
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Colmar, France
Died: October 4

 35 

Luigi Palma di Cesnola
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 29, 1832
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rivarolo Canavese, Italy
Died: November 20

 36 

Sir William Harcourt
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 14, 1827
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: York, England
Died: October 1

 37 
Murad V
(Sultan)

Murad V
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Birthdate: September 21, 1840
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Beşiktaş, Istanbul
Died: August 29

 38 

Daniel Decatur Emmett
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 29, 1815
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, Ohio, United States
Died: June 28

 39 

Anne Hartley Gilbert
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Birthdate: October 21, 1821
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rochdale, England
Died: December 2

 40 
George Salmon
(Irish Mathematician and Anglican Theologian)

George Salmon
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Birthdate: September 25, 1819
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: January 22

 41 
Isabella II of Spain
(Queen of Spain (1833-1868))

Isabella II of Spain
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Birthdate: October 10, 1830
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: April 9

 42 
Marcus Goldman
(Banker, Entrepreneur, Financier)

Marcus Goldman
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 9, 1821
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Trappstadt
Died: July 20

 43 
Gabriel Tarde
(Sociologist)

Gabriel Tarde
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: March 12, 1843
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sarlat-la-Canéda, France
Died: May 13

 44 
George, King of Saxony
(Military personnel)

George, King of Saxony
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 8, 1832
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: October 15

Ernst Leopold, 4th Prince of Leiningen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 9, 1830
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amorbach, Germany
Died: April 5

 46 

Martin Johnson Heade
0
Birthdate: August 11, 1819
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lumberville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 4

 47 

Sir Leslie Stephen
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 28, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kensington Gore, London, United Kingdom
Died: February 22

 48 
Eduard Hanslick
(Music Critic)

Eduard Hanslick
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Birthdate: September 11, 1825
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic
Died: August 6

Princess Marie of Hanover
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 2, 1849
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: June 4

Maria de las Mercedes, Princess of Asturias
0
Birthdate: September 11, 1880
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Died: October 17