Famous People Who Died In 1916

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1916. This list includes people like Grigori Rasputin, Jack London, Franz Joseph I of Austria, Henry James, Charles Taze Russell and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, soldiers, poets and novelists who died in 1916. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Russia and many more countries.

Grigori RasputinGrigori Rasputin
21 January 1869, Russian
Peasant, Mystical Faith healer
Franz Joseph I of AustriaFranz Joseph I of Austria
18 August 1830, Austrian
Emperor of Austria

Jack LondonJack London
12 January 1876, American
Author

Henry JamesHenry James
15 April 1843, American
Writer

Ota BengaOta Benga
29 February 1883, Congolese
Congolese Mbuti Pygmy

Charles Taze RussellCharles Taze Russell
16 February 1852, American
Christian Restoration Minister
SakiSaki
18 December 1870, British
Writer

James ConnollyJames Connolly
05 June 1868, British
Socialist Leader

Ernst MachErnst Mach
18 February 1838, Austrian
Physicist

Sholem AleichemSholem Aleichem
02 March 1859, American
Author
Thomas EakinsThomas Eakins
25 July 1844, American
Painter

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
18 January 1867, Nicaraguan
Poet
James J. HillJames J. Hill
16 September 1838, Canadian, American
Canadian-American railroad executive, Businessman

Richard DedekindRichard Dedekind
06 October 1831, German
Mathematician

Enrique GranadosEnrique Granados
27 July 1867, Spanish
Pianist and Composer
William RamsayWilliam Ramsay
02 October 1852, British
Chemist

Max RegerMax Reger
19 March 1873, German
Composer
Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl KitchenerHerbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
24 June 1850, Irish, British
Politician, Diplomat, Engineer, Officer

Yuan ShikaiYuan Shikai
16 September 1859, Chinese
Former President of the Republic of China

Roger CasementRoger Casement
01 September 1864, Irish
Diplomat, Writer, Poet
Patrick PearsePatrick Pearse
10 November 1879, Irish
Poet, writer

Henryk SienkiewiczHenryk Sienkiewicz
05 May 1846, Polish
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Journalist
Karl SchwarzschildKarl Schwarzschild
09 October 1873, German
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University

Victoriano HuertaVictoriano Huerta
22 March 1850, Mexican, American
President

Helmuth von Moltke the YoungerHelmuth von Moltke the Younger
23 May 1848, German
officer

Franz MarcFranz Marc
08 February 1880, German
Painter
Hiram MaximHiram Maxim
05 February 1840, British, American
Inventor
Hetty GreenHetty Green
21 November 1834, American
financier

Odilon RedonOdilon Redon
20 April 1840, French
Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker

Umberto BoccioniUmberto Boccioni
19 October 1882, Italian
Painter, Sculptor, Artist

Percival LowellPercival Lowell
13 March 1855, American
Astronomer, Mathematician
Oswald BoelckeOswald Boelcke
19 May 1891
Aviator, Military personnel

William Merritt ChaseWilliam Merritt Chase
01 November 1849, American
Painter

Max ImmelmannMax Immelmann
21 September 1890
Aviator, Military personnel

Hugo MünsterbergHugo Münsterberg
01 June 1863, German, American
Psychologist, University teacher, Philosopher

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Joseph JacobsJoseph Jacobs
29 August 1854, Australian
Literary critic, Literary historian, Folklorist,
George ButterworthGeorge Butterworth
12 July 1885, British
Composer, Musicologist

Josiah RoyceJosiah Royce
20 November 1855, American
Philosopher, University teacher
Jack CornwellJack Cornwell
08 January 1900, British
 

Vasily SurikovVasily Surikov
12 January 1848, Russian
painter

Alfred KleinerAlfred Kleiner
24 April 1849, Swiss
Physicist
Ivan FrankoIvan Franko
27 August 1856, Ukrainian
Poet

Colmar Freiherr von der GoltzColmar Freiherr von der Goltz
12 August 1843, German
Writer, Military historian, Soldier
Lanoe HawkerLanoe Hawker
30 December 1890, British
Aviator, Military personnel

Marie BracquemondMarie Bracquemond
01 December 1840, French
Painter

Mary Everest BooleMary Everest Boole
1832 AD, British
mathematician, philosopher

Carleton WatkinsCarleton Watkins
11 November 1829, American
Photographer

José EchegarayJosé Echegaray
19 April 1832, Spanish
Spanish civil engineer
Klas Pontus ArnoldsonKlas Pontus Arnoldson
27 October 1844, Swedish
Politician, Journalist, Writer, Non-fiction writer

Ilya Ilyich MechnikovIlya Ilyich Mechnikov
16 May 1845, Russian
Zoologist

John Benjamin MurphyJohn Benjamin Murphy
21 December 1857, American
Physician

Emile VerhaerenEmile Verhaeren
21 May 1855, French
Belgian poet
Soseki NatsumeSoseki Natsume
06 February 1867, Japanese
Novelist

Élie MetchnikoffÉlie Metchnikoff
15 May 1845, Russian
 
Ștefan LuchianȘtefan Luchian
01 February 1868, Romanian
painter, pastelist, watercolourist