Death year 1847 celebrities

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Thomas Griffiths Wainewright Facts

Thomas Griffiths Wainewright (October 1794 – 17 August 1847) was an English artist, author and journalist who is widely believed to have been a serial killer and multiple poisoner. He was transported to the Australian penal colony of Van Dieman’s L

Eugénie de Beauharnais Facts

Eugénie Hortense Auguste Napoléone, known as Eugénie de Beauharnais, princess of Leuchtenberg (22 December 1808, Milan – 1 September 1847, Freudenstadt) was a Franco-German princess. She was the second daughter of Eugène de Beauharnais and Prin

Sarah Egerton Facts

Sarah Egerton (1782–1847) was an English actress. The judgement of William Macready was that ‘her merits were confined to melodrama.’

Marie Antoinette Murat Facts

Marie Antoinette Murat, French: Marie Antoinette Murat, Princesse Murat (born 3 January 1793 in Labastide-Murat, Lot, French Republic; died 19 January 1847 in Sigmaringen, Principality of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen) was a member of the House of Murat.

Tyagaraja Facts

Kakarla Tyagabrahmam (4 May 1767 – 6 January 1847) or Saint Tyagaraja, also known as Tyāgayya in Telugu or Tyāgarājar in Tamil, was one of the greatest composers of Carnatic music or Indian classical music. He was a prolific composer and highly

Virginia Clemm Facts

Tomás Antônio Maciel Monteiro, 1st Baron of Itamaracá Facts

Tomás Antônio Maciel Monteiro, 1st Baron of Itamaracá (1780 – November 22, 1847) was a Brazilian politician and magistrate. He was born in Recife, Pernambuco, to Antônio Francisco Monteiro and Joana Ferreira Maciel Gouvim.

George McClellan Facts

George McClellan (December 22, 1796 in Woodstock, Connecticut – May 9, 1847 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) was a 19th-century American surgeon. He is best known for founding the Jefferson Medical College and the Medical Department of Pennsylvania C

Princess Charlotte of Saxe Hildburghausen Facts

Princess Charlotte of Saxe-Hildburghausen (17 June 1787 Hildburghausen – 12 December 1847 Bamberg) was the child of Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg and his wife, Duchess Charlotte Georgine of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. She was the wife of Prince Paul

Henry Wellesley, 1st Baron Cowley Facts

Henry Wellesley, 1st Baron Cowley GCB (20 January 1773 – 27 April 1847) was a British diplomat and politician.

Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma Facts

Marie Louise (Maria Ludovica Leopoldina Franziska Therese Josepha Lucia; Italian: Maria Luigia Leopoldina Francesca Teresa Giuseppa Lucia; 12 December 1791 – 17 December 1847) was an Austrian archduchess who reigned as Duchess of Parma from 1814 un

Marie Duplessis Facts

Marie Duplessis (15 January 1824 – 3 February 1847) was a French courtesan and mistress to a number of prominent and wealthy men. She was the inspiration for Marguerite Gautier, the main character of La Dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas the you