Famous people died in 1869

    Alphonse de Lamartine

    Alphonse de Lamartine

    An ornate poet and political figure of his time, Alphonse de Lamartine was a prominent name in France during the historic French Revolution

    FrenchOctober 21, 179078 views

    George Peabody

    George Peabody was an American-British entrepreneur and philanthropist often referred to as the “father of modern philanthropy”.

    AmericanFebruary 18, 1795125 views

    Peter Mark Roget

    Peter Mark Roget was an English physician and philologist who is most celebrated for 'Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases'.

    BritishJanuary 18, 1779115 views

    Charles Sturt

    Charles Sturt was an English military officer and explorer who led three major expeditions towards the interior of eastern Australia

    BritishApril 28, 1795156 views

    Edward Bates

    Edward Bates was a U.S

    Hector Berlioz

    Hector Berlioz was a well-known French composer, remembered for his contribution to the development of Romanticism

    FrenchDecember 11, 1803129 views

    Louis Moreau Gottschalk

    Louis Moreau Gottschalk was a renowned American composer

    AmericanMay 8, 182999 views

    Franklin Pierce

    Franklin Pierce was 14th President of the United States

    Mirza Ghalib

    Mirza Ghalib was a distinguished Urdu and Persian poet

    IndianDecember 27, 1797153 views