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.

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 Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Archduke Franz Ferdinand
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: The person whose assassination sparked the First World War
Birthdate: December 18, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Graz, Austria
Died: June 28

 2 John Muir

John Muir
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Naturalist
Birthdate: April 21, 1838
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dunbar
Died: December 24

 3 George Washington Vanderbilt II

George Washington Vanderbilt II
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Art Collector
Birthdate: November 14, 1862
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Dorp
Died: March 6

 4 Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce
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Famous As: Journalist & Writer, soldier
Birthdate: June 24, 1842
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Meigs County, Ohio, United States
Died: December 1

 5 Jacob Riis

Jacob Riis
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: May 3, 1849
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ribe
Died: May 26

 6 Joshua Chamberlain

Joshua Chamberlain
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Educator & War Hero
Birthdate: September 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brewer
Died: February 24

 7 George Westinghouse

George Westinghouse
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Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: October 6, 1846
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Central Bridge, New York, United States
Died: March 12
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 8 Mary Fields

Mary Fields
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Mail carrier
Birthdate: 1832 AD
Birthplace: Hickman County, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1914 AD
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 9 Pope Pius X

Pope Pius X
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: June 2, 1835
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Riese Pio X, Italy
Died: August 20

 10 George Crum

George Crum
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Chef
Birthdate: July 15, 1824
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saratoga County, New York, United States
Died: July 22

 11 C. W. Post

C. W. Post
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Nutritionist
Birthdate: October 26, 1854
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Springfield, Illinois, United States
Died: May 9

 12 Charles Sanders Peirce

Charles Sanders Peirce
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Famous As: Scientist, Philosopher
Birthdate: September 10, 1839
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 19

 13 Ellen Wilson

Ellen Wilson
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: May 15, 1860
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States
Died: August 6

 14 Carol I of Romania

Carol I of Romania
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Famous As: Monarch
Birthdate: April 20, 1839
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sigmaringen, Germany
Died: October 10

 15 Bertha von Suttner

Bertha von Suttner
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Pacifist
Birthdate: June 9, 1843
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: The Golz-Kinsky Palace, Prague, Czechia
Died: June 21

 16 Adlai Stevenson I

Adlai Stevenson I
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 23rd Vice President of the United States (1893-97)
Birthdate: October 23, 1835
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Christian County, Kentucky, United States
Died: June 14

 17 Joseph Swan

Joseph Swan
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist, Physicist, Inventor
Birthdate: October 31, 1828
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sunderland
Died: May 27

 18 Rube Waddell

Rube Waddell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: October 13, 1876
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 1

 19 Alfred Thayer Mahan

Alfred Thayer Mahan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval Officer
Birthdate: September 27, 1840
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: West Point, New York, United States
Died: December 1

 20 Charles Martin Hall

Charles Martin Hall
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: December 6, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Thompson Township, Ohio, United States
Died: December 27

 21 Koos de la Rey

Koos de la Rey
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: October 22, 1847
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Doornfontein, Winburg, South Africa
Died: September 15

 22 Richard Warren Sears

Richard Warren Sears
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: December 7, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stewartville, Minnesota, United States
Died: September 28

 23 Joseph Smith, III

Joseph Smith, III
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious leader
Birthdate: November 6, 1832
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kirtland, Ohio, United States
Died: December 10

 24 Jean Jaurès

Jean Jaurès
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Famous As: Former Member of the Chamber of Deputies of France
Birthdate: September 3, 1859
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Castres, France
Died: July 31

 25 Frederick Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts

Frederick Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military General
Birthdate: September 30, 1832
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kanpur, India
Died: November 14

 26 Georg Trakl

Georg Trakl
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Expressionist poet known for Der Herbst des Einsamen (The Autumn of The Lonely)
Birthdate: February 3, 1887
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salzburg, Austria
Died: November 3

 27 Maximilian von Spee

Maximilian von Spee
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: June 22, 1861
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: December 8

 28 William Erasmus Darwin

William Erasmus Darwin
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Charles Darwin's son
Birthdate: December 27, 1839
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: 1914 AD

 29 Margaret E. Knight

Margaret E. Knight
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Famous As: Inventor, notably of a machine to produce flat-bottomed paper bags
Birthdate: February 14, 1838
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: York, Maine, United States
Died: October 12

 30 Allen Allensworth

Allen Allensworth
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Baptist Minister, Educator, Army Officer
Birthdate: April 7, 1842
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
Died: September 14

 31 Shibli Nomani

Shibli Nomani
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Famous As: Former writer known for the founding of the Shibli National College in 1883 and the Darul Mussanifin
Birthdate: June 3, 1857
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: November 18

 32 Daniel De Leon

Daniel De Leon
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Famous As: Socialist
Birthdate: December 14, 1852
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Curaçao
Died: May 11

 33 Jean Monet

Jean Monet
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: August 8, 1867
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris
Died: February 10

 34 August Macke

August Macke
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Famous As: Expressionist Painter
Birthdate: January 3, 1887
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Meschede, Germany
Died: September 26

 35 Georges Picquart

Georges Picquart
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: September 6, 1854
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: January 19

 36 Vinnie Ream

Vinnie Ream
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Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: September 25, 1847
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Died: January 12

 37 Charlotte Forten Grimké

Charlotte Forten Grimké
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 17, 1837
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died: July 23

 38 Silas Weir Mitchell

Silas Weir Mitchell
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: February 15, 1829
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 4

 39 Joseph Chamberlain

Joseph Chamberlain
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 8, 1836
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, United Kingdom
Died: July 2

 40 Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal

Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: August 6, 1820
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Forres, Scotland
Died: January 21

 41 Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk

Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: February 12, 1851
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Austrian Empire
Died: August 27

 42 Frédéric Mistral

Frédéric Mistral
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 8, 1830
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Provence, France
Died: March 25

 43 Henry Gannett

Henry Gannett
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Geographers, Explorers
Birthdate: August 24, 1846
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bath, Maine, United States
Died: November 5

 44 John Murray

John Murray
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Oceanographer
Birthdate: March 3, 1841
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cobourg, Canada
Died: March 16

 45 Peyo Yavorov

Peyo Yavorov
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: January 1, 1878
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chirpan, Bulgaria
Died: October 17

 46 Theodor Kittelsen

Theodor Kittelsen
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Famous As: Artist, illustrator
Birthdate: April 27, 1857
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kragerø, Norway
Died: January 21

 47 Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: First Lady
Birthdate: 1819 AD
Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Died: January 10

 48 Alphonse Bertillon

Alphonse Bertillon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Police Officer
Birthdate: April 22, 1853
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 13

 49 George William Hill

George William Hill
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: March 3, 1838
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: April 16

 50 Johann Wilhelm Hittorf

Johann Wilhelm Hittorf
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: March 27, 1824
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bonn, Germany
Died: November 28