Famous people died in 1878

William M. Tweed

William M. Tweed

William M

AmericanApril 3, 1823131 views

Kirkpatrick Macmillan

Kirkpatrick Macmillan was a Scottish blacksmith who invented the modern bicycle

Claude Bernard

Claude Bernard was a famous French physiologist who defined homeostasis and glycogen

FrenchJuly 12, 1813208 views

Mirza Fatali Akhundov

Mirza Fatali Akhundov was a renowned Azerbaijani writer, philosopher and founder of modern literary criticism.This biography gives detailed information about his childhood, life, works and timeline.

AzerbaijaniJuly 12, 1812137 views

Joseph Henry

Joseph Henry was an important American scientist of the 19th century

AmericanDecember 17, 1797118 views

Gideon Welles

Gideon Welles was the Secretary of Navy of America

AmericanJuly 1, 1802104 views

William Cullen Bryant

William Cullen Bryant is best remembered as the romantic poet and editor of New York Evening Post

Princess Alice of the United Kingdom

Alice Maud Mary of the Royal House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha was a Princess of the United Kingdom

BritishApril 25, 1843157 views