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, 179294 views

Léon Foucault

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

FrenchSeptember 18, 1819152 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, 1809190 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, 1791109 views