Famous people died in 1884

Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick was an American industrialist who invented the mechanical reaper and founded the McCormick Harvesting Company

AmericanFebruary 15, 1809103 views

Allan Pinkerton

Allan Pinkerton was a Scottish-American detective who founded the ‘Pinkerton National Detective Agency’

BritishAugust 25, 1819162 views

Bedrich Smetana

Bedrich Smetana was an eminent Czech composer

CzechMarch 2, 1824204 views

Gregor Mendel

Gregor Mendel was an Austrian scientist and monk credited with being the father of modern genetics for his pioneering work in the study of heredity

AustrianJuly 22, 1822212 views