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

Jack LondonJack London
American
Author

Henry JamesHenry James
American
Writer

Ota BengaOta Benga
Congolese
Congolese Mbuti Pygmy

Charles Taze RussellCharles Taze Russell
American
Christian Restoration Minister
SakiSaki
British
Writer

James ConnollyJames Connolly
British
Socialist Leader

Ernst MachErnst Mach
Austrian
Physicist

Thomas EakinsThomas Eakins
American
Painter
Sholem AleichemSholem Aleichem
American
Author

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
Nicaraguan
Poet
Richard DedekindRichard Dedekind
German
Mathematician

James J. HillJames J. Hill
Canadian, American
Canadian-American railroad executive, Businessman

Enrique GranadosEnrique Granados
Spanish
Pianist and Composer
William RamsayWilliam Ramsay
British
Chemist

Max RegerMax Reger
German
Composer
Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl KitchenerHerbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
Irish, British
Politician, Diplomat, Engineer, Officer

Yuan ShikaiYuan Shikai
Chinese
Former President of the Republic of China

Roger CasementRoger Casement
Irish
Diplomat, Writer, Poet
Karl SchwarzschildKarl Schwarzschild
German
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University

Patrick PearsePatrick Pearse
Irish
Poet, writer
Henryk SienkiewiczHenryk Sienkiewicz
Polish
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Journalist

Helmuth von Moltke the YoungerHelmuth von Moltke the Younger
German
officer

Hiram MaximHiram Maxim
British, American
Inventor

Victoriano HuertaVictoriano Huerta
Mexican, American
President
Hetty GreenHetty Green
American
financier
Franz MarcFranz Marc
German
Painter

Odilon RedonOdilon Redon
French
Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker

Umberto BoccioniUmberto Boccioni
Italian
Painter, Sculptor, Artist

Percival LowellPercival Lowell
American
Astronomer, Mathematician
Oswald BoelckeOswald Boelcke
Aviator, Military personnel

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Élie MetchnikoffÉlie Metchnikoff
Russian
 

William Merritt ChaseWilliam Merritt Chase
American
Painter

Max ImmelmannMax Immelmann
Aviator, Military personnel

Hugo MünsterbergHugo Münsterberg
German, American
Psychologist, University teacher, Philosopher
Joseph JacobsJoseph Jacobs
Australian
Literary critic, Literary historian, Folklorist,

George ButterworthGeorge Butterworth
British
Composer, Musicologist
Josiah RoyceJosiah Royce
American
Philosopher, University teacher

Jack CornwellJack Cornwell
British
 

Vasily SurikovVasily Surikov
Russian
painter
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

Marie BracquemondMarie Bracquemond
French
Painter

Carleton WatkinsCarleton Watkins
American
Photographer

José EchegarayJosé Echegaray
Spanish
Spanish civil engineer
Mary Everest BooleMary Everest Boole
British
mathematician, philosopher

Klas Pontus ArnoldsonKlas Pontus Arnoldson
Swedish
Politician, Journalist, Writer, Non-fiction writer

Ilya Ilyich MechnikovIlya Ilyich Mechnikov
Russian
Zoologist

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