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, 1844144 views

Gottlieb Daimler

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

GermanMarch 17, 1834123 views

Augustus Pitt Rivers

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

BritishApril 14, 1827149 views

Oscar Wilde

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

IrishOctober 16, 1854126 views

Birsa Munda

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

IndianNovember 15, 1875178 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, 1819144 views

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

GermanOctober 15, 1844236 views