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
Russian
Peasant, Mystical Faith healer
Jack LondonJack London
American
Author

Franz Joseph I of AustriaFranz Joseph I of Austria
Austrian
Emperor of Austria

Henry JamesHenry James
American
Writer

Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl KitchenerHerbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
Irish, British
Field Marshal

Ota BengaOta Benga
Congolese
Congolese Mbuti Pygmy
Charles Taze RussellCharles Taze Russell
American
Christian Restoration Minister

Yuan ShikaiYuan Shikai
Chinese
Former President of the Republic of China

James ConnollyJames Connolly
British
Socialist Leader

SakiSaki
British
Writer
Roger CasementRoger Casement
Irish
Diplomat

Patrick PearsePatrick Pearse
Irish
Politician
Sholem AleichemSholem Aleichem
American
Author

Victoriano HuertaVictoriano Huerta
Mexican
Former President of Mexico

Ernst MachErnst Mach
Austrian
Physicist
Thomas EakinsThomas Eakins
American
Painter

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
Nicaraguan
Poet
James J. HillJames J. Hill
Canadian, American
Canadian-American railroad executive, Businessman

William RamsayWilliam Ramsay
British
Chemist

Enrique GranadosEnrique Granados
Spanish
Pianist and Composer
Richard DedekindRichard Dedekind
German
Mathematician

Max RegerMax Reger
German
Composer
Helmuth von Moltke the YoungerHelmuth von Moltke the Younger
German
officer

Franz MarcFranz Marc
German
Painter

Henryk SienkiewiczHenryk Sienkiewicz
Polish
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Journalist

Odilon RedonOdilon Redon
French
Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker
Hetty GreenHetty Green
American
financier
Karl SchwarzschildKarl Schwarzschild
German
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University

Umberto BoccioniUmberto Boccioni
Italian
Painter, Sculptor, Artist

Élie MetchnikoffÉlie Metchnikoff
Russian
 

Hiram MaximHiram Maxim
British, American
Inventor
James Whitcomb RileyJames Whitcomb Riley
American
Author

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Oswald BoelckeOswald Boelcke
Aviator, Military personnel

Percival LowellPercival Lowell
American
Astronomer, Mathematician

Max ImmelmannMax Immelmann
Aviator, Military personnel

Josiah RoyceJosiah Royce
American
Philosopher, University teacher
William Merritt ChaseWilliam Merritt Chase
American
Painter

Pierre DuhemPierre Duhem
French
Historian
Joseph JacobsJoseph Jacobs
Australian
Literary critic, Literary historian, Folklorist,

Hugo MünsterbergHugo Münsterberg
German, American
Psychologist, University teacher, Philosopher

Grenville M. DodgeGrenville M. Dodge
American
Officer
George ButterworthGeorge Butterworth
British
Composer, Musicologist

Jack CornwellJack Cornwell
British
 
Seth LowSeth Low
American
Educator

Huang XingHuang Xing
Chinese
Revolutionary

Vasily SurikovVasily Surikov
Russian
painter

Jean WebsterJean Webster
American
Writer

Alfred KleinerAlfred Kleiner
Swiss
Physicist
Ivan FrankoIvan Franko
Ukrainian
Poet

Colmar Freiherr von der GoltzColmar Freiherr von der Goltz
German
Writer, Military historian, Soldier

Lanoe HawkerLanoe Hawker
British
Aviator, Military personnel

Richard Harding DavisRichard Harding Davis
American
Journalist
Gaston MasperoGaston Maspero
French
Egyptologist

Marie BracquemondMarie Bracquemond
French
Painter
Mary Everest BooleMary Everest Boole
British
mathematician, philosopher

Carleton WatkinsCarleton Watkins
American
Photographer

José EchegarayJosé Echegaray
Spanish
Spanish civil engineer
Klas Pontus ArnoldsonKlas Pontus Arnoldson
Swedish
Politician, Journalist, Writer, Non-fiction writer

Ștefan LuchianȘtefan Luchian
Romanian
painter, pastelist, watercolourist
John Benjamin MurphyJohn Benjamin Murphy
American
Physician

Emile VerhaerenEmile Verhaeren
French
Belgian poet

Soseki NatsumeSoseki Natsume
Japanese
Novelist
Joseph-Simon GallieniJoseph-Simon Gallieni
French
Soldier

Antonio Sant'EliaAntonio Sant'Elia
Italian
Architect