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: Writer
Birthdate: February 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nantes
Died: March 24

 2 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

 3 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
Died: October 19

 4 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

 5 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

 6 George MacDonald

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

 7 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
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 8 Debendranath Tagore

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

 9 Tippu Tib

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

 10 Hudson Taylor

Hudson Taylor
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Physician, Translator, Theologian, Non-fiction writer, Missionary, Bible translator
Birthdate: May 21, 1832
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Barnsley
Died: June 3

 11 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

 12 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

 13 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

 14 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

 15 Prince Leopold of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen

Prince Leopold of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
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Famous As: Prussian prince
Birthdate: September 22, 1835
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Krauchenweis, Germany
Died: June 8

 16 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

 17 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

 18 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

 19 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

 20 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

 21 Sarah E. Goode

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

 22 Máximo Gómez

Máximo Gómez
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: November 18, 1836
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baní, Dominican Republic
Died: June 17

 23 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

 24 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

 25 Alfred Waterhouse

Alfred Waterhouse
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: July 19, 1830
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: August 22

 26 Albert Edelfelt

Albert Edelfelt
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 21, 1854
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Porvoo, Finland
Died: August 18

 27 Jay Cooke

Jay Cooke
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Financier
Birthdate: August 10, 1821
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sandusky, Ohio, United States
Died: February 16

 28 Adolph Menzel

Adolph Menzel
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: December 8, 1815
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Poland
Died: February 9

 29 Ferdinand von Richthofen

Ferdinand von Richthofen.
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Famous As: Geographer, Traveler, Scientist
Birthdate: May 5, 1833
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Carlsruhe, Prussian Silesia
Died: October 6

 30 Archduke Joseph Karl of Austria

Archduke Joseph Karl of Austria
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 2, 1833
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bratislava, Slovakia
Died: June 13

 31 Albert J. Nock

Albert J. Nock
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 13, 1870
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Scranton
Died: April 28

 32 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

 33 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

 34 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

 35 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

 36 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

 37 Marie Souvestre

Marie Souvestre
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: May 28, 1830
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brest, France
Died: March 30

 38 Mary Mapes Dodge

Mary Mapes Dodge
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 26, 1831
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: August 21

 39 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

 40 Rudolf von Alt

Rudolf von Alt
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 28, 1812
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: March 12

 41 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

 42 Marcel Schwob

Marcel Schwob
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 23, 1867
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chaville, France
Died: February 26

 43 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

 44 Adolf Bastian

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

 45 Josip Juraj Strossmayer

Josip Juraj Strossmayer
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 4, 1815
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Osijek, Croatia
Died: May 8

 46 Joseph Jefferson

Joseph Jefferson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 20, 1829
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 23

 47 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

 48 George S. Boutwell

George S. Boutwell
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 28, 1818
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts
Died: February 27

 49 Alphonse Allais

Alphonse Allais
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Poet, Journalist, Screenwriter, Painter, Science fiction writer, Composer, Comedian
Birthdate: October 20, 1854
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Honfleur
Died: October 28

 50 Jean-Jacques Henner

Jean-Jacques Henner
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: March 15, 1829
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bernwiller, France
Died: July 23