Date of Death between 1885-01-01 and 1885-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Victor Hugo
Writer | Les Misérables
Although Hugo was fascinated by poems from childhood on, he spent some time on the polytechnic university of Paris until he dedicated all his work to literature. He was one of the few authors who were allowed to reach popularity during lifetime and one of the leaders of French romance.
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Theodore Roosevelt considered him to be a President whose influence was on par with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
Karamchand Gandhi died in November 1885 in India.