Famous People Who Died In 1915

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1915. This list includes people like Booker T. Washington, Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Frank James, Paul Ehrlich, Rupert Brooke and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, composers and spiritual & religious leaders who died in 1915. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Russia & India and many more countries.

Porfirio DíazPorfirio Díaz
Mexican
Military General, Politician

Robert SmallsRobert Smalls
American
Politician

Leo FrankLeo Frank
American
Criminal

Ellen G WhiteEllen G White
American
Author

Frank JamesFrank James
American
Outlaw
Gopal Krishna GokhaleGopal Krishna Gokhale
Indian
Pioneer of Indian Independence Movement

Edith CavellEdith Cavell
British
Nurse

Aleksandr ScriabinAleksandr Scriabin
Russian
Russian Symbolist Composer
Rupert BrookeRupert Brooke
British
Poet

Paul EhrlichPaul Ehrlich
German
Scientist
Anna LeonowensAnna Leonowens
British
Writer, Educator

Laura Spelman RockefellerLaura Spelman Rockefeller
American
Philanthropist

Henry MoseleyHenry Moseley
British
Physicist

Lawrence HargraveLawrence Hargrave
Australian
Inventor & Explorer

Yane SandanskiYane Sandanski
Bulgarian
National Hero in Bulgaria
John Davis LongJohn Davis Long
American
Lawyer, Politician & Writer

Frederick Winslow TaylorFrederick Winslow Taylor
American
Tennis player, Engineer, Economist, Golfer,

James MurrayJames Murray
Scottish
Lexicographer

Fanny CrosbyFanny Crosby
American
Poet
J. Keir HardieJ. Keir Hardie
Scottish
Politician

William Gilbert GraceWilliam Gilbert Grace
British
Cricketer
Sergei WitteSergei Witte
Georgian, Russian
politician

Nathan Rothschild, 1st Baron RothschildNathan Rothschild, 1st Baron Rothschild
British
Politician, Banker

Mary SlessorMary Slessor
British
Missionary
Joe HillJoe Hill
American
Songwriter, Trade unionist

Alois AlzheimerAlois Alzheimer
German
Psychiatrist, Neuropathologist
Elbert HubbardElbert Hubbard
American
Journalist, Philosopher, Publisher, Writer

Grand Duke Constantine Constantinovich of RussiaGrand Duke Constantine Constantinovich of Russia
Russian
 

Bagha JatinBagha Jatin
Indian
Philosopher
Clara ImmerwahrClara Immerwahr
Chemist, Feminist

Continue Reading Below
Anthony ComstockAnthony Comstock
American
Political writer
Charles TupperCharles Tupper
Canadian
Politician

Sir Pherozeshah MehtaSir Pherozeshah Mehta
Indian
Politician

Walter CraneWalter Crane
Painter, Illustrator

Nelson W. AldrichNelson W. Aldrich
American
Politician
Albert CashierAlbert Cashier
Irish, American
Soldier
Sandford FlemingSandford Fleming
Canadian, Scottish
Engineer

Gurazada ApparaoGurazada Apparao
Indian
author, poet

Al SpaldingA. G. Spalding
American
Baseball Manager

Susan La Flesche PicotteSusan La Flesche Picotte
American
American doctor
William WillettWilliam Willett
British
Inventor

Fannie FarmerFannie Farmer
Canadian, American
Cook

Mary Elizabeth BraddonMary Elizabeth Braddon
British
Novelist

Konstantin MakovskyKonstantin Makovsky
Russian
Painter

Pascual OrozcoPascual Orozco
Mexican, American
Revolutionary
Carlos FinlayCarlos Finlay
Cuban
Epidemiologist

Jean-Henri FabreJean-Henri Fabre
French
Entomologist
Charles FrohmanCharles Frohman
American
Producer

Sergey TaneyevSergey Taneyev
Russian
Composer

Victor TrumperVictor Trumper
Australian
Cricketer
Tok JanggutTok Janggut
Malaysian
Warrior

Anton von WernerAnton von Werner
German
Painter
Peter Arrell Browne WidenerPeter Arrell Browne Widener
American
Businessman

John ChilembweJohn Chilembwe
Malawian
Pastor

Amanda SmithAmanda Smith
American
Leader

Solomon SchechterSolomon Schechter
Romanian
Rabbi, University teacher

William Cornelius Van HorneWilliam Cornelius Van Horne
Canadian, American
Railroad Executive
Archduke Ferdinand Karl of AustriaArchduke Ferdinand Karl of Austria
Austrian
Archduke

Emil WaldteufelEmil Waldteufel
French
Pianist

Henri Gaudier-BrzeskaHenri Gaudier-Brzeska
French
Sculptor

Anatoly StesselAnatoly Stessel
Russian
Military officer
Philip WebbPhilip Webb
British
Architect

Theodor LeschetizkyTheodor Leschetizky
Polish
Pianist
I. L. PeretzI. L. Peretz
Polish
Author

Otto WeddigenOtto Weddigen
German
Military commander

Karl GoldmarkKarl Goldmark
Hungarian
Composer
Hugh LaneHugh Lane
Irish
Art dealer

Vazha-PshavelaVazha-Pshavela
Georgian
Poet
Inoue KaoruInoue Kaoru
Japanese
Politician

Kobayashi KiyochikaKobayashi Kiyochika
Japanese
Artist

Theodor BoveriTheodor Boveri
German
Biologist
Remy de GourmontRemy de Gourmont
French
Poet

Emil RathenauEmil Rathenau
German
Entrepreneur
Tevfik FikretTevfik Fikret
Turkish
Educator

Akaki TsereteliAkaki Tsereteli
Georgian
Poet

Abigail Scott DuniwayAbigail Scott Duniway
American
Writer

Anne WhitneyAnne Whitney
American
Sculptor
Friedrich LoefflerFriedrich Loeffler
German
Bacteriologist
SiamantoSiamanto
Armenian
Writer

William Rockhill NelsonWilliam Rockhill Nelson
American
Real Estate Developer

Oswald KülpeOswald Külpe
German
Psychologist

Pyotr Nikolayevich DurnovoPyotr Nikolayevich Durnovo
Russian
Lawyer
Harry GrantHarry Grant
American
Race Car Driver

Matilda Coxe StevensonMatilda Coxe Stevenson
American
Ethnologist

Thomas Alexander BrowneThomas Alexander Browne
Australian
Author

Sir Andrew Noble, 1st BaronetSir Andrew Noble, 1st Baronet
Scottish
Physicist

Karl LamprechtKarl Lamprecht
German
Historian
Benjamin F. TracyBenjamin F. Tracy
American
Political figure

Luigi CapuanaLuigi Capuana
Italian
Author
Édouard VaillantÉdouard Vaillant
French
Politician

Désiré CharnayDésiré Charnay
French
Archaeologist
Washington Atlee BurpeeWashington Atlee Burpee
Canadian, American
Businessman
Stephen PhillipsStephen Phillips
British
Poet