Famous people died in 1888

Nikolay Przhevalsky

Nikolay Przhevalsky was a Russian explorer who contributed significantly to European knowledge of Central Asia

RussianApril 12, 1839123 views
Squire Whipple

Squire Whipple

Squire Whipple was an American civil engineer, famously known as the ‘Father of Iron Bridge building in America’

AmericanSeptember 16, 1804198 views

Amos Bronson Alcott

Amos Bronson Alcott was an American teacher and one of the most respected transcendentalists of the 19th century

AmericanNovember 29, 1799138 views

John Ella

John Ella was a famous British violinist and director of concerts who is known for bringing chamber music on the musical scene of 19th century Britain

BritishDecember 19, 1802123 views

Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold was an English poet and literary critic of great repute

BritishDecember 24, 182277 views

Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist, widely appreciated for her timeless classic novel ‘Little Women’

AmericanNovember 29, 1832107 views