Famous people died in 1834

Thomas Telford

Thomas Telford

Thomas Telford was a Scottish civil engineer and architect, famously dubbed as the ‘Colossus of Roads’

ScottishAugust 9, 1757146 views

Thomas Robert Malthus

Thomas Robert Malthus was an English economist best known for his hugely influential theories on population growth

BritishFebruary 13, 1766129 views

Marquis de Lafayette

Marquis de Lafayette was a French aristocrat and for the United States in the American Revolutionary War

FrenchSeptember 6, 1757161 views

Samuel Coleridge

Samuel Coleridge was an English lyrical poet, critic and philosopher

BritishOctober 21, 1772138 views

William Carey

William Carey was an English Baptist missionary and a Baptist minister

BritishAugust 17, 1761105 views

Charles Lamb

Charles Lamb was an English essayist, poet, fiction writer and critic from the Romantic period

BritishFebruary 10, 1775174 views