Famous people died in 1894

Adolphe Sax

Adolphe Sax

Adolphe Sax was the inventor of Saxophone

BelgianNovember 6, 1814209 views

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr

AmericanAugust 29, 180993 views

Ferdinand de Lesseps

Ferdinand de Lesseps was a French diplomat famous for building the Suez Canal

FrenchNovember 19, 1805202 views

Alexander III of Russia

Alexander III of Russia was the emperor of Russia from 1881 to 1894, dubbed "The Peacemaker"

RussianMarch 10, 1845131 views

Franjo Rački

Franjo Rački was a Croatian historian, politician and writer

CroatianNovember 25, 1828217 views

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay/Chatterjee was a famous Bengali writer, poet and journalist

IndianJune 27, 1838155 views

Hermann von Helmholtz

Hermann von Helmholtz was a German physician and physicist, best known for his statement of the law of the conservation of energy.

GermanAugust 31, 1821106 views

Heinrich Hertz

Heinrich Hertz was a German scientist who proved the existence of electromagnetic waves

GermanFebruary 22, 1857142 views

Theodor Billroth

Theodor Billroth was a great surgeon who invented many surgical procedures

AustrianApril 26, 1829144 views

Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson was a famous Scottish poet, novelist and travel writer

ScottishNovember 13, 1850199 views