Date of Death between 1883-01-01 and 1883-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Soundtrack | Watchmen
Richard Wagner was a German composer best known for his operas, primarily the monumental four-opera cycle "Der Ring des Nibelungen". He was born Wilhelm Richard Wagner on May 22, 1813, in Leipzig, Germany. He was the ninth child in the family of Carl Wagner, a police clerk. Richard was only six ...
2. Karl Marx
Writer | Amerikai anzix
Karl Heinrich Marx was born on May 5, 1818, in Trier, then Kingdom of Prussia, German Confederation. His father, Hershel Mordechai, was the son of a rabbi. Karl converted to Lutheran Christianity because Jews were not allowed to practice law. He graduated from the Trier Gymnasium, then studied law ...
Writer | Il pane altrui
Ivan Turgenev was born into a wealthy landowning family with many serfs, in the city of Oryol in Southern Russia. His father, a cavalry colonel, died when he was 15, and he was raised by his abusive mother, who ruled her 5000 serfs ruthlessly with a whip. He never married, but fathered a daughter ...
5. Gustave Doré
Art Department | Oliver Twist
His illustrations for the 1869 French edition of "Don Quixote" are probably the most famous illustrations ever made for the classic Spanish novel. They have been reprinted again and again, they have been given an entire volume to themselves alone, and were even used as the illustrations for the ...
10. Édouard Manet
Art Department | Bar aux Folies-Bergère
Édouard Manet was born on January 23, 1832 in Paris, France. He is known for his work on Bar aux Folies-Bergère (1938), Albums and Photographs (2016) and Sister Wendy at the Norton Simon Museum (2002). He was married to Suzanne Leenhoff. He died on April 30, 1883 in Paris.