Famous people died in 1868

    Thaddeus Stevens

    Thaddeus Stevens

    Thaddeus Stevens was a 19th century Republican politician who was one of the most powerful members in the U.S

    AmericanApril 4, 179293 views

    Léon Foucault

    Leon Foucault was a famous French scientist who explained rotation of earth about its own axis using a pendulum

    FrenchSeptember 18, 1819145 views

    Kit Carson

    Kit Carson was an American frontiersman and soldier who played an important role in the westward expansion of the United States

    AmericanDecember 24, 1809187 views

    Gioachino Rossini

    Gioachino Rossini was a great Italian composer, who left an everlasting impression on the successive generations

    ItalianMarch 1, 179283 views

    Black Kettle

    Black Kettle was a leader of the Southern Cheyenne tribe of Native Americans in the 19th century, who repeatedly strived for securing peace for his people

    James Buchanan

    James Buchanan was the 15 President of the United States of America who ruled during one of the most difficult phases of the American history

    AmericanApril 23, 1791108 views