Question: Which famous seaman died in the year of 1805, was it Sir Walter Raleigh, Sir Francis Drake, Admiral Horatio Nelson or Captain Cook?
Answer: The answer is Admiral Horatio Nelson who’s year of death was 1805.
The famous British Royal Naval Admiral was born on September 29, 1978 and died on October 21, 1805.
1st Viscount Nelson is best known for his naval leadership during the British Empires battles in the Napoleonic Wars.
His life and service was commemorated with the building of the Nelsons Column monument in Trafalgar Square, London, England.