Famous People Who Died In 1912

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1912. This list includes people like John Jacob Astor IV, Bram Stoker, Robert Falcon Scott, Clara Barton, Joseph Lister and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include sailors, political leaders, explorers and novelists who died in 1912. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, France & Germany and many more countries.

John Jacob Astor IVJohn Jacob Astor IV
(Businessman)

13 July 1864

American

Bram StokerBram Stoker
(Creator of Dracula)

08 November 1847

Irish

Robert Falcon ScottRobert Falcon Scott
(Explorer)

06 June 1868

British

Clara BartonClara Barton
(Nurse)

25 December 1821

American

Joseph ListerJoseph Lister
(Surgeon and Scientist)

05 April 1827

British

Isidor StrausIsidor Straus
(Businessman)

06 February 1845

American

August StrindbergAugust Strindberg
(Novelist)

22 January 1849

Swedish

Daniel BurnhamDaniel Burnham
(Architect, Urban Designer)

04 September 1846

American

William boothWilliam Booth
(Founder of the Salvation Army, Preacher)

10 April 1829

British

Lawrence Alma-Tadema Lawrence Alma-Tadema
(Painter)

08 January 1836

British

Andrew LangAndrew Lang
(Poet, Novelist, Literary Critic)

31 March 1844

Scottish

James S. ShermanJames S. Sherman
(27th Vice President of the U.S.A)

24 October 1855

American

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Wilbur WrightWilbur Wright

16 April 1867

American

William Thomas SteadWilliam Thomas Stead
(Journalism)

05 July 1849

British

Frederic PassyFrédéric Passy
(Economist & Nobel Peace Prize Winner)

20 May 1822

French

Henri PoincareHenri Poincare
(Mathematician and Philosopher)

29 April 1854

French

Emperor MeijiEmperor Meiji
(Emperor)

03 November 1852

Japanese

Louis CyrLouis Cyr
(Sportsperson)

11 October 1863

Canadian

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Thomas AndrewsThomas Andrews
(Marine architect, Entrepreneur, Designer, Businessperson)

07 February 1873

British

William McMaster MurdochWilliam McMaster Murdoch
(Chief mate)

28 February 1873

British

Lawrence OatesLawrence Oates
(Explorer, Military personnel)

17 March 1880

British

Allan Octavian HumeAllan Octavian Hume
(Botanist, Ornithologist, Civil servant)

06 June 1829

British

Samuel Coleridge-TaylorSamuel Coleridge-Taylor
(Composer, Pianist, Conductor)

15 August 1875

British

Frederick VIII of DenmarkFrederick VIII of Denmark
(King)

03 June 1843

Danish

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Karl MayKarl May
(Writer, Novelist, Children's writer, Screenwriter)

25 February 1842

German

Archibald Gracie IVArchibald Gracie IV
(historian, writer)

17 January 1859

American

Jules MassenetJules Massenet
(Composer, Musicologist, Music educator, University teacher, Pianist)

12 May 1842

French

William John McGeeWilliam John McGee
(Explorer, Anthropologist, University teacher)

17 April 1853

American

Arthur MacArthur, Jr.Arthur MacArthur, Jr.

02 June 1845

American

Henry Tingle WildeHenry Tingle Wilde
(Chief mate)

21 September 1872

British

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Luitpold, Prince Regent of BavariaLuitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria

12 March 1821

German

Nogi MaresukeNogi Maresuke
(Politician, Military personnel)

25 December 1849

Japanese

Ion Luca CaragialeIon Luca Caragiale
(linguist, poet, writer, journalist, playwright)

01 February 1852

Romanian

Jacques FutrelleJacques Futrelle
(American journalist)

09 April 1875

American

Osborne ReynoldsOsborne Reynolds
(Physicist, Civil engineer, Engineer)

23 August 1842

British

Edward Adrian WilsonEdward Adrian Wilson
(Explorer, Ornithologist, Painter, Scientist)

23 July 1872

British

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George DarwinGeorge Darwin
(Mathematician, Astronomer)

09 July 1845

British

Jules Joseph LefebvreJules Joseph Lefebvre
(painter)

14 March 1834

French

Whitelaw ReidWhitelaw Reid
(Diplomat)

27 October 1837

American

Gerhard Armauer HansenGerhard Armauer Hansen
(physician)

29 July 1841

Norwegian

Edward SmithEdward Smith

27 January 1850

British

James AllenJames Allen
(Writer)

28 November 1864

British

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Johann Martin SchleyerJohann Martin Schleyer
(priest)

18 July 1831

German

Auguste Marie François BeernaertAuguste Marie François Beernaert
(Former Prime Minister of Belgium)

26 July 1829

Swiss

Jack PhillipsJack Phillips
(radiotelegraphist)

11 April 1887

British

Major Archibald ButtMajor Archibald Butt
(Military Leader)

1865 AD

Washington Augustus Roebling IIWashington Augustus Roebling II
(Engineer)

1881 AD