Ages of the Person at their Death

By Surname Age at Death

Age By Surname

A: Robert Adam 64. Richard Arkwright 59. William Armstrong 90. Thomas Arne 68. King Arthur 62 (estimated). W.H. Auden 66. Jane Austen 41. Herbert Austin 74.

B: Charles Babbage 78. Sir Francis Bacon 65. Francis Bacon 90. John Logie Baird 57. Charles Barry 65. John Baskerville 69. Aubrey Beardsley 25. Thomas a Becket 52. Venerable Bede 63. Alexander Graham Bell 75. Arnold Bennett 63. Jeremy Bentham 84. George Berkeley 67. Henry Bessemer 84. John Betjeman 77. Richard Doddridge Blackmore 74. William Blake 69. William Bligh 63. Queen Boadicea. (Boudicca) 60. William Booth 83. Matthew Boulton 81. Robert Boyle 64. Benjamin Britten 63. Anne Bronte 29. Charlotte Bronte 38. Emily Bronte 29. Ford Maddox Brown.71. Lancelot “Capability” Brown 59. Robert Browning 77. Robert the Bruce 55. Isambard Kingdom Brunel 53. John Buchan 64. John Bunyan 60. Edmund Burke 68. Edward Burne Jones 64.F anney Burney 87. Robert Burns 38. Edward Burra 71. Richard Burton 58. George Gordon, Lord Byron 36.

C: George Cadbury 83. Donald Campbell 45. Sir Malcolm Campbell 63. Thomas Carlyle 86. Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) 66. Edith Cavell 50. William Caxton 69. William Cecil (Lord Burghley) 77. Bonnie Prince Charlie 68. Geoffrey Chaucer 58. Thomas Chippendale 61. Fletcher Christian 29. Winston Churchill 90. Jim Clark 32. Robert Clive 48. William Cobbett 71. Samuel Taylor Coleridge 61. Wilkie Collins 64. John Constable 61. Captain James Cook 50 John Sell Cotman 59. George Crabbe 77. Oliver Cromwell 59.

D: John Dalton 77. Abraham Darby 39. Grace Horsley Darling 27. Charles Darwin 73. Humphry Davy 50. Daniel Defoe 71. Charles Dickens 56. Benjamin Disraeli 76. John Donne 59. Arthur Conan Doyle 70. Sir Francis Drake 56. John Dryden 69.

E: Edward Elgar 76.George Eliot 61. T.S. Eliot 76.

F: Michael Faraday 76. Henry Fielding 46. Edward Fitzgerald 73. Alexander Fleming 73. E.M. Forster 91. Charles James Fox 57. Elizabeth Fry 65.

G: Thomas Gainsborough 60. John Galsworthy 65. David Garrick 62. Edward Gibbon 57. W.S. Gilbert 74. William Ewart Gladstone 88. Owen Glendower 61. William Godwin 80. Oliver Goldsmith 43. Charles George Gordon 52. W.G. Grace 67. Thomas Gray 54. Graham Greene 86.

H: Edmond Halley 85. Thomas Hardy 87. John Harrison 83. Sir William Harvey 79. Nicholas Hawksmoor 75.
William Hazlitt 52. Dame Barbara Hepwort. 72. Graham Hill 46. Thomas Hobbes 90. William Hogarth 67. Gustav Holst 59. Robin Hood 87 (estimated). Robert Hooke 67. David Hume 65. William Holman Hunt 73. Aldous Huxley 69. Thomas Henry Huxley 70.

J: Edward Jenner 74. Jerome K. Jerome  68. Augustus John  83. Samuel Johnson 75 Inigo Jones 79. Ben Jonson  65.

K: Edmund Kean 44. John Keats 25. William Kelvin 83. Rudyard Kipling 70.

L: Charles Lamb 58. Walter Savage Landor 89. Edwin Henry Landseer 70. Hugh Latimer 70. D.H. Lawrence 44. T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia) 47. Edward Lear 75. John Lennon 40. Joseph Lister 85. David Livingstone 60. David Lloyd George 82. John Locke 72. Oliver Lodge 89. L.S. Lowry 88. Charles Lyell 77.

M: John Loudon McAdam 80. Charles Rennie Mackintosh 60. Thomas Malory 68? Thomas Malthus 68. Duke of Marlborough 72. Christopher Marlowe 29. Frederick Marryat 56. John Masefield 88. Stanley Matthews 85. William Somerset Maugham 90. James Clerk Maxwell 48. John Stuart Mill 67. John Everett Millais 66.
A.A. Milne 73. John Milton 66. Bobby Moore 52. Henry Moore 88. Thomas More 57. William Morris 62.

N: Paul Nash 57. Horatio Nelson 47. Cardinal John Henry Newman 89. Isaac Newton 84. Ben Nicholson 87. Florence Nightingale 90. Ivor Novello 58. Lord Nuffield (William R. Morris) 86.

O: Sir Laurence Olivier 82. George Orwell 47. Wilfred Owen 25.

P: Tom Paine 72. Dame Christabel Pankhurst 77. Emmeline Pankhurst 60. Robert Peel 62. Samuel Pepys 70. William Pitt (The Elder) 79. William Pitt (The Younger) 46. Beatrix Potter 77. Joseph Priestley 71. Henry Purcell 37.

Q: Thomas De Quincey 74.

R: Walter Raleigh 64. Humphry Repton 66. Joshua Reynolds 68. Nicholas Ridley 52. Rob Roy MacGregor 63. Dante Gabriel Rossetti 54 John Ruskin 81. Bertrand Russell 97.

S: Siegfried Sassoon 81. Robert F. Scott (of Antarctic) 43. Walter Scott 61. Ernest Shackleton 47.
William Shakespeare 52. George Bernard Shaw 94. Mary Shelley 53. Percy Byssche Shelley 30. Richard Brinsley Sheridan 64. Sarah Siddons 76. Adam Smith 67. Robert Southey 68. Stanley Spencer 68. Edmund Spenser 47. Josiah Spode 72. George Stephenson 67. Laurence Sterne 55. Robert Louis Stevenson 44.
George Stubbs 82. Arthur Sullivan 58. Graham Sutherland 76. Jonathan Swift. 78 Algernon Swinburne 72.

T: Thomas Telford 77. Alfred Tennyson (Lord) 83. William Makepeace Thackeray 52. Dylan Thomas 39 J.R.R.Tolkien 81. Richard Trevithick 62. Anthony Trollope 67. Jethro Tull 67. J.M.W. Turner 76. Wat Tyler 35?

V: John Vanbrugh 62. Ralph Vaughan Williams 86.

W: William Wallace 35. Barnes Wallis 92. James Watt 83. Evelyn Arthur Waugh 62. Josiah Wedgwood 64. Duke of Wellingto. 83. H.G. Wells 80. John Wesley 87. Gilbert White 73. Frank Whittle 89. William Wilberforce 74. Oscar Wilde 46. James Wolfe 32. Mary Wollstonecraft 38. Cardinal Wolsey 55. Virginia Woolf 59. William Wordsworth 80. Christopher Wren 90.

By Age at Death

25. Aubrey Beardsley. John Keats. Wilfred Owen.

27. Grace Horsley Darling.

29. Anne Bronte. Emily Bronte. Fletcher Christian. Christopher Marlowe.

30. Percy Byssche Shelley.

32. Jim Clark. James Wolfe.

35. Wat Tyler? William Wallace.

36. George Gordon, Lord Byron.

37. Henry Purcell.

38. Robert Burns. Charlotte Bronte. Mary Wollstonecraft.

39. Abraham Darby. Dylan Thomas.

40. John Lennon.

41. Jane Austen.

43. Oliver Goldsmith. Robert F. Scott (of Antarctic).

44. Edmund Kean. D.H. Lawrence. Robert Louis Stevenson.

45. Donald Campbell.

46. Henry Fielding. Graham Hill. William Pitt (The Younger). Oscar Wilde.

47. T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia). Horatio Nelson. George Orwell. Ernest Shackleton. Edmund Spenser.

48. Robert Clive. James Clerk Maxwell.

50. Edith Cavell. Captain James Cook. Humphry Davy.

52. Thomas a Becket. Charles George Gordon. William Hazlitt. Bobby Moore. Nicholas Ridley. William Shakespeare. William Makepeace Thackeray.

53. Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Mary Shelley.

54. Thomas Gray. Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

55. Robert the Bruce. Laurence Sterne. Cardinal Wolsey.

56. Charles Dickens. Sir Francis Drake. Frederick Marryat.

57. John Logie Baird. Charles James Fox. Edward Gibbon. Thomas More.Paul Nash.

58. Richard Burton. Geoffrey Chaucer. Charles Lamb. Ivor Novello. Arthur Sullivan.

59. Richard Arkwright. Lancelot “Capability” Brown. John Sell Cotman. Oliver Cromwell.
John Donne. Gustav Holst. Virginia Woolf.

60. Queen Boadicea. (Boudicca).John Bunyan. Thomas Gainsborough.David Livingstone.Charles Rennie Mackintosh.Emmeline Pankhurst.

61. Thomas Chippendale. Samuel Taylor Coleridge. John Constable. George Eliot. Owen Glendower. Walter Scott.

62. King Arthur. (estimated). David Garrick. William Morris. Robert Peel. John Vanbrugh. Richard Trevithick. Evelyn Arthur Waugh.

63. Venerable Bede. Arnold Bennett. William Bligh. Benjamin Britten. Malcolm Campbell. Rob Roy MacGregor.

64. Robert Adam. Robert Boyle. John Buchan. Edward Burne Jones. Wilkie Collins. Walter Raleigh. Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Josiah Wedgwood.

65. Sir Francis Bacon. Charles Barry. Elizabeth Fry. John Galsworthy. David Hume. Ben Jonson.

66. W.H. Auden. Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson). John Everett Millais. John Milton. Humphry Repton.

67. George Berkeley. W.G. Grace. William Hogarth. Robert Hooke. John Stuart Mill. Adam Smith. George Stephenson. Anthony Trollope. Jethro Tull.

68. Thomas Arne. Edmund Burke. Bonnie Prince Charlie. Jerome K. Jerome. Thomas Malory? Thomas Malthus. Joshua Reynolds. Robert Southey. Stanley Spencer.

69. John Baskerville. William Blake. William Caxton. John Dryden. Aldous Huxley.

70. Arthur Conan Doyle. Thomas Henry Huxley. Rudyard Kipling. Edwin Henry Landseer. Hugh Latimer. Samuel Pepys.

71. Ford Maddox Brown. Edward Burra. William Cobbett. Daniel Defoe. Joseph Priestley.

72. Dame Barbara Hepworth. John Locke. Duke of Marlborough. Tom Paine. Josiah Spode. Algernon Swinburne.

73. Charles Darwin. Edward Fitzgerald. Alexander Fleming. William Holman Hunt. A.A. Milne. Gilbert White.

74. Herbert Austin. Richard Doddridge Blackmore. W.S. Gilbert. Edward Jenner. Thomas De Quincey. William Wilberforce.

75. Alexander Graham Bell. Nicholas Hawksmoor. Samuel Johnson. Edward Lear.

76. Benjamin Disraeli. Edward Elgar. T.S. Eliot. Michael Faraday. Sarah Siddons. Graham Sutherland. J.M.W. Turner.

77. John Betjeman. Robert Browning. William Cecil. (Lord Burghley). George Crabbe. John Dalton. Charles Lyell. 77. Dame Christabel Pankhurst. Beatrix Potter. Thomas Telford.

78. Charles Babbage. Jonathan Swift.

79. Sir William Harvey. Inigo Jones. William Pitt (The Elder).

80. William Godwin. John Loudon McAdam. H.G. Wells. William Wordsworth.

81. Matthew Boulton. John Ruskin. Siegfried Sassoon. J.R.R.Tolkien.

82. David Lloyd George. Sir Laurence Olivier. George Stubbs. William Booth.

83. George Cadbury. John Harrison. Augustus John. William Kelvin. Alfred Tennyson (Lord). James Watt.  Duke of Wellington.

84. Jeremy Bentham. Henry Bessemer. Isaac Newton.

85. Edmond Halley. Joseph Lister. Stanley Matthews.

86. Thomas Carlyle. Graham Greene. Lord Nuffield (William R. Morris). Ralph Vaughan Williams.

87. Fanney Burney. Thomas Hardy. Robin Hood. (estimated). Ben Nicholson. John Wesley.

88. William Ewart Gladstone. L.S. Lowry. John Masefield. Henry Moore.

89. Walter Savage Landor. Oliver Lodge. Cardinal John Henry Newman. Frank Whittle.

90. William Armstrong. Francis Bacon. Winston Churchill. Thomas Hobbes. Florence Nightingale. William Somerset Maugham. Christopher Wren.

91. E.M. Forster.

92. Barnes Wallis.

94. George Bernard Shaw.

97. Bertrand Russell.