Famous People Who Died In 1914

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1914. This list includes people like John Muir, George Washington Vanderbilt II, Joshua Chamberlain, Ambrose Bierce, Jacob Riis and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, inventors and military leaders who died in 1914. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Austria and many more countries.

Archduke Franz Ferdinand Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Austrian
The person whose assassination sparked the First
John MuirJohn Muir
American, Scottish
Naturalist

George WestinghouseGeorge Westinghouse
American
Entrepreneur

George Washington Vanderbilt IIGeorge Washington Vanderbilt II
American
Art Collector

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
American
Journalist & Writer, soldier

Joshua ChamberlainJoshua Chamberlain
American
Educator & War Hero
Pope Pius XPope Pius X
Italian
Head of the Catholic Church (1903-1914)

Charles Sanders PeirceCharles Sanders Peirce
American
Scientist, Philosopher

Jacob RiisJacob Riis
American
 
Alfred Thayer MahanAlfred Thayer Mahan
American
Naval Officer

Daniel SicklesDaniel Sickles
American
Former New York State Senator
Bertha von SuttnerBertha von Suttner
Austrian
Pacifist, First Woman to Receive the Nobel Peace

Adna ChaffeeAdna Chaffee
American
Army General

Adlai Stevenson IAdlai Stevenson I
American
23rd Vice President of the United States

George CrumGeorge Crum
American
Chef

Charles Martin HallCharles Martin Hall
American
Inventor
Allen AllensworthAllen Allensworth
American
Baptist Minister, Educator, Army Officer

Peyo YavorovPeyo Yavorov
Bulgarian
Poet

Henry GannettHenry Gannett
American
Geographers, Explorers

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of AustriaArchduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria
Austrian
Heir presumptive
C. W. PostC. W. Post
American
Nutritionist

Sophie, Duchess of HohenbergSophie, Duchess of Hohenberg
Czech, German
Lady-in-waiting
Ellen WilsonEllen Wilson
American
Former First Lady of the United States

Carol I of RomaniaCarol I of Romania
German, Romanian
Monarch

Joseph ChamberlainJoseph Chamberlain
British
Politician
Joseph SwanJoseph Swan
British
Chemist, Physicist, Inventor

Jean JaurèsJean Jaurès
French
Political leader
Rube WaddellRube Waddell
American
Baseball Player

Mary FieldsMary Fields
American
Mail carrier

Maximilian von SpeeMaximilian von Spee
German
Navy officer
Frederick Roberts, 1st Earl RobertsFrederick Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts
British
Military General

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John TennielJohn Tenniel
British
Illustrator
Simon Bolivar BucknerSimon Bolivar Buckner
American
Soldier

Hakeem Noor-ud-DinHakeem Noor-ud-Din
Indian
physician

Shibli NomaniShibli Nomani
Indian
Philosopher

Joseph Smith, IIIJoseph Smith, III
American
Religious leader
Alphonse BertillonAlphonse Bertillon
French
Police Officer
Richard Warren SearsRichard Warren Sears
American
Businessman

Koos de la ReyKoos de la Rey
South African
Military officer

John Philip HollandJohn Philip Holland
Irish, American
engineer, entrepreneur, inventor, submariner

Daniel De LeonDaniel De Leon
American
Socialist
August MackeAugust Macke
German
Painter

Charles PéguyCharles Péguy
French
Poet

Margaret E. KnightMargaret E. Knight
American
Inventor, Entrepreneur

Georg TraklGeorg Trakl
Austrian
Poet, Writer

Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 4th Earl of MintoGilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 4th Earl of Minto
British
Politician
Silas Weir MitchellSilas Weir Mitchell
American
Physician

OvonramwenOvonramwen
Nigerian
King of Benin
August WeismannAugust Weismann
Biologist, Zoologist, Geneticist

William Erasmus DarwinWilliam Erasmus Darwin
British
Charles Darwin's son

Edward Robert HughesEdward Robert Hughes
British
 
Eduard SuessEduard Suess
Austrian
Paleontologist, Politician, University teacher,

Alain-FournierAlain-Fournier
French
French author
Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount RoyalDonald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal
British, Scottish
Statesman

Anatoly LyadovAnatoly Lyadov
Russian
Composer

John Forrest DillonJohn Forrest Dillon
American
Lawyer, Judge

Charlotte Forten GrimkéCharlotte Forten Grimké
American
Poet

Christian MorgensternChristian Morgenstern
German
Poet, Writer, Translator, Literary editor,
Frédéric MistralFrédéric Mistral
French
Writer, lexicographer,Poet

Eugen von Böhm-BawerkEugen von Böhm-Bawerk
Austrian
Economist

Friedrich WeyerhäuserFriedrich Weyerhäuser
German, American
Business person

Edwin James HoustonEdwin James Houston
American
Electrical engineer
Vinnie ReamVinnie Ream
Sculptor

Horace Harmon LurtonHorace Harmon Lurton
American
Judge
Delmira AgustiniDelmira Agustini
Uruguayan
Poet

Paul Johann Ludwig von HeysePaul Johann Ludwig von Heyse
German
Writer

John Henry PoyntingJohn Henry Poynting
British
Physicist, University teacher
John MurrayJohn Murray
Canadian
Oceanographer

Theodor LippsTheodor Lipps
German
Philosopher
Roque Sáenz PeñaRoque Sáenz Peña
Argentinian
Politician

Adelaide CrapseyAdelaide Crapsey
American
Poet

Paul DéroulèdePaul Déroulède
French
Author
Ismail GasprinskiIsmail Gasprinski
Ukrainian
Turkish writer

Benjamin Franklin KeithBenjamin Franklin Keith
American
Theater Owner
Giovanni SgambatiGiovanni Sgambati
Italian
Pianist

Johann Wilhelm HittorfJohann Wilhelm Hittorf
German
Physicist

Johannes WeissJohannes Weiss
German
Theologian

Lillian NordicaLillian Nordica
American
Opera Singer
Robert Hope-JonesRobert Hope-Jones
British
Musician
R. A. Cross, 1st Viscount CrossR. A. Cross, 1st Viscount Cross
British
Statesman

Paul HeroultPaul Heroult
French
Scientist

Charles Albert GobatCharles Albert Gobat
Swiss
Lawyer

Christian Frederick BeyersChristian Frederick Beyers
South African
General
Christian David GinsburgChristian David Ginsburg
British
Translator

José Evaristo UriburuJosé Evaristo Uriburu
Argentinian
President

Louis CouturatLouis Couturat
French
Logician

Alexander Ross ClarkeAlexander Ross Clarke
British
Geodesist

Herman FraschHerman Frasch
German, American
Chemist
George William HillGeorge William Hill
American
Astronomer

Theodore Watts-DuntonTheodore Watts-Dunton
British
Critic
Dimitrie SturdzaDimitrie Sturdza
Romanian
Statesman

Anna EsipovaAnna Esipova
Russian
Musician
Joseph DécheletteJoseph Déchelette
French
Archaeologist
S. R. CrockettS. R. Crockett
Scottish
Novelist