Famous people died in 1912

Bram Stoker

Bram Stoker

Bram Stoker was a master diction writer who created the popular character Dracula, with his masterpiece of the same name

IrishNovember 8, 1847151 views

Frédéric Passy

Frederic Passy was an economist and a peace activist who received the first Nobel Peace Prize along with Henri Durant

FrenchMay 20, 1822164 views

John Jacob Astor IV

John Jacob Astor IV was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish–American War, and a prominent member of the Astor family.

AmericanJuly 13, 1864132 views

James S. Sherman

James S Sherman was an American politician who served as the 27th Vice President of United States

AmericanOctober 24, 1855129 views

Robert Falcon Scott

Robert Falcon Scott was a British naval officer and explorer who died on his attempt to be the first to reach the South Pole.

BritishJune 6, 1868108 views

William Thomas Stead

William Thomas Stead was a renowned British news paper editor

BritishJuly 5, 1849132 views

Joseph Lister

Joseph Lister was a British surgeon who was the founder of antiseptic medicine

BritishApril 5, 1827243 views

Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang was a Scottish literary critic best known for collecting fairy tales

ScottishMarch 31, 1844132 views

Henri Poincare

Henri Poincaré was a noted French mathematician, theoretical physicist, engineer, and philosopher of science

FrenchApril 29, 1854120 views

Daniel Burnham

Daniel Burnham was a famous American architect and urban designer who designed several famous buildings in America and developed numerous cities like Chicago, Washington and many more.