Famous People Who Died In 1905

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1905. This list includes people like Jules Verne, Debendranath Tagore, John Henninger Reagan, Ferdinand von Richthofen, Salvador Mazza and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, science fiction writers, astronomers and novelists who died in 1905. This list includes people from United States, Germany, France & United Kingdom 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 Jules Verne

Jules Verne
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: February 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nantes, France
Died: March 24

 2 Virgil Earp

Virgil Earp
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Police officer
Birthdate: July 18, 1843
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hartford, Kentucky, United States
Died: October 19

 3 Debendranath Tagore

Debendranath Tagore
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 15, 1817
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kolkata
Died: January 19

 4 Sarah E. Goode

Sarah E. Goode
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: 1855 AD
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States
Died: April 8

 5 Lewis Wallace

Lewis Wallace
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: April 10, 1827
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brookville, Indiana, United States
Died: February 15

 6 William-Adolphe Bouguereau

William-Adolphe Bouguereau
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 30, 1825
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: La Rochelle, France
Died: August 19

 7 Sir Henry Irving

Sir Henry Irving
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 6, 1838
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Keinton Mandeville, United Kingdom
Died: October 13
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 8 Tippu Tib

Tippu Tib
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: 1832 AD
Birthplace: Zanzibar, Tanzania
Died: June 14

 9 Hudson Taylor

Hudson Taylor
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: May 21, 1832
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Barnsley, Yorkshire, England
Died: June 3

 10 Carl Wernicke

Carl Wernicke
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Anatomist, Physician, Neuroscientist, Psychiatrist, University teacher, Neurologist
Birthdate: May 15, 1848
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tarnowskie Góry
Died: June 15

 11 Prince Philippe, Count of Flanders

Prince Philippe, Count of Flanders
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: March 24, 1837
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Castle of Laeken, Brussels, Belgium
Died: November 17

 12 John Henninger Reagan

John Henninger Reagan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former United States Senator from Texas
Birthdate: October 8, 1818
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sevierville, Tennessee, U.S.
Died: March 6

 13 Edward Stratemeyer

Edward Stratemeyer
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: October 4, 1862
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: April 13

 14 Louise Michel

Louise Michel
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 29, 1830
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vroncourt-la-Côte, France
Died: January 9

 15 Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza

Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: January 26, 1852
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Castel Gandolfo, Italy
Died: September 14

 16 Washington Duke

Washington Duke
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: December 18, 1820
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Orange County
Died: May 8

 17 Ferdinand von Richthofen

Ferdinand von Richthofen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Geographer, Traveler
Birthdate: May 5, 1833
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pokój, Poland
Died: October 6

 18 Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg

Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
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Famous As: Duke
Birthdate: July 24, 1817
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Biebrich Palace, Wiesbaden, Germany
Died: November 17

 19 Ernst Abbe

Ernst Abbe
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist, Astronomer, University teacher
Birthdate: January 23, 1840
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Eisenach
Died: January 14

 20 Walther Flemming

Walther Flemming
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist
Birthdate: April 21, 1843
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Schwerin, Germany
Died: August 4

 21 Josephine Shaw Lowell

Josephine Shaw Lowell
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Biographer
Birthdate: December 16, 1843
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 12

 22 Elisee Reclus

Elisee Reclus
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Famous As: Geographer, Anarchist, Writer
Birthdate: March 15, 1830
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sainte-Foy-la-Grande, France
Died: July 4

 23 Charles Yerkes

Charles Yerkes
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Financier
Birthdate: June 25, 1837
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 29

 24 Adolf Bastian

Adolf Bastian
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Famous As: Polymath
Birthdate: June 26, 1826
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bremen, Germany
Died: February 2

 25 Albert von Kölliker

Albert von Kölliker
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Anatomist
Birthdate: July 6, 1817
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland
Died: November 2

 26 Prince Henry, Count of Bardi

Prince Henry, Count of Bardi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: February 12, 1851
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
Died: April 14

 27 Sarah Chauncey Woolsey

Sarah Chauncey Woolsey
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 29, 1835
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: April 9

 28 Franz Strauss

Franz Strauss
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: February 26, 1822
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Parkstein, Germany
Died: May 31

 29 Oswald Achenbach

Oswald Achenbach
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: February 2, 1827
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: February 1

 30 Hugh Low

Hugh Low
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Famous As: Naturalist
Birthdate: May 10, 1824
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Upper Clapton, England
Died: April 18

 31 George MacDonald

George MacDonald
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Listed In:
Famous As: Writer, Minister, Poet, Novelist, Cleric
Birthdate: December 10, 1824
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Huntly
Died: September 18

 32 Per Teodor Cleve

Per Teodor Cleve
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: February 10, 1840
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: June 18

 33 Hermann Wissmann

Hermann Wissmann
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: September 4, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Frankfurt an der Oder, Germany
Died: June 15

 34 Otto Wilhelm von Struve

Otto Wilhelm von Struve
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: May 7, 1819
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tartu
Died: April 16

 35 Constantin Meunier

Constantin Meunier
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: April 12, 1831
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Etterbeek, Belgium
Died: April 4

 36 John Ware

John Ware
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Cowboy
Birthdate: 1845 AD
Birthplace: United states
Died: September 11

 37 Hendrik Witbooi

Hendrik Witbooi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Chief
Birthdate: 1830 AD
Birthplace: Pella, South Africa
Died: October 29

 38 Mary Livermore

Mary Livermore
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: December 19, 1820
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 23

 39 Alexander Melville Bell

Alexander Melville Bell
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Famous As: Philologist
Birthdate: March 1, 1819
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: August 7

 40 Huang Zunxian

Huang Zunxian
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Official
Birthdate: May 29, 1848
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mei County, Baoji, China
Died: March 28

 41 John Rogan

John Rogan
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Famous As: Second tallest person in history
Birthdate: February 16, 1868
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
Died: September 12

 42 John Hay

John Hay
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former United States Secretary of State
Birthdate: October 8, 1838
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salem, Indiana, United States
Died: July 1

 43 Thomas John Barnardo

Thomas John Barnardo
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Doctor
Birthdate: July 4, 1845
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: September 19

 44 John Bartlett

John Bartlett
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Editor
Birthdate: June 14, 1820
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 3

 45 Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia

Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Grand Duke of Russia
Birthdate: May 11, 1857
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pushkin, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: February 17

 46 Ivan Kalyayev

Ivan Kalyayev
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Poet, Revolutionary
Birthdate: July 6, 1877
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: May 23

 47 Emanuel Raphael Belilios

Emanuel Raphael Belilios
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Unofficial Member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong
Birthdate: November 14, 1837
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kolkatta, West bengal, India
Died: November 11

 48 Muhammad Abduh

Muhammad Abduh
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: 1849 AD
Birthplace: Lower Egypt, Egypt
Died: July 11

 49 Meyer Guggenheim

Meyer Guggenheim
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialist
Birthdate: February 1, 1828
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Langnau, Switzerland
Died: March 15

 50 Rudolf Baumbach

Rudolf Baumbach
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: September 28, 1840
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kranichfeld, Germany
Died: September 21