Famous people died in 1900

    Belle Boyd

    Belle Boyd

    Isabella Maria Boyd renowned as Belle Boyd was one of the most notorious Confederate spies during the ‘American Civil War’

    AmericanMay 9, 1844142 views

    Gottlieb Daimler

    Gottilieb Daimler was a famous German engineer who designed the high speed petrol engine

    GermanMarch 17, 1834108 views

    Augustus Pitt Rivers

    Augustus Pitt Rivers was an English army officer and archaeologist, often called the “father of British archaeology”

    BritishApril 14, 1827147 views

    Oscar Wilde

    Oscar Wilde was a noted Irish playwright, novelist, poet and essayist

    IrishOctober 16, 1854124 views

    Birsa Munda

    Birsa Munda was an Indian freedom fighter and a radical tribal leader who revolted against the British rule

    IndianNovember 15, 1875177 views

    Arthur Sullivan

    Arthur Sullivan was a great English composer who was regarded as the greatest young talent in England

    BritishMay 13, 184297 views

    John Ruskin

    John Ruskin was an English artist and a leading art critic of the Victorian era

    BritishFebruary 8, 1819140 views

    Friedrich Nietzsche

    Friedrich Nietzsche was a famous 19th century German philosopher and philologist

    GermanOctober 15, 1844202 views