Famous People Who Died In 1920

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1920. This list includes people like Srinivasa Ramanujan, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Amedeo Modigliani, Wilhelm Wundt, Edmund Barton and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, political leaders, sculptors and explorers who died in 1920. This list includes people from United States, Germany and many more countries.

Srinivasa RamanujanSrinivasa Ramanujan
Indian
Mathematician
Maximilian Carl Emil WeberMax Weber
German
Sociologist

Bal Gangadhar TilakBal Gangadhar Tilak
Indian
Indian teacher

Amedeo ModiglianiAmedeo Modigliani
Italian
Painter & Sculptor

Wilhelm WundtWilhelm Wundt
German
Philosopher

Venustiano CarranzaVenustiano Carranza
Mexican
Politician
Robert PearyRobert Peary
American
Explorer

Edmund BartonEdmund Barton
Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia

Yaa AsantewaaYaa Asantewaa
Cental African, Ghanaian
Queens Mother
George GippGeorge Gipp
American
American Football Player

Max BruchMax Bruch
German
Composer and Conductor
Levi P. MortonLevi P. Morton
American
22nd Vice President of the U.S.A

Anders ZornAnders Zorn
Swedish
Painter, Sculptor

John ReedJohn Reed
American
Journalist, Poet

William Chester MinorWilliam Chester Minor
American
lexicographer, linguist

Alexander of GreeceAlexander of Greece
Greek
Politician
Peter Carl FabergéPeter Carl Fabergé
Russian
jeweller, inventor, artist

Dmitri IvanovskyDmitri Ivanovsky
Russian
Botanist

Sarada DeviSarada Devi
Indian
Saint

John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
American
Entrepreneur, Businessperson
Jacob SchiffJacob Schiff
American
Banker, Financier

John Fisher, 1st Baron FisherJohn Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher
British
Politician
James ColosimoJames Colosimo
American
Criminal

Benito Pérez GaldósBenito Pérez Galdós
Spanish
Spanish novelist

William Dean HowellsWilliam Dean Howells
American
Novelist
Abraham KuyperAbraham Kuyper
Journalist, Theologian, Politician, University

Lothar von TrothaLothar von Trotha
German
Military personnel
Otto GrossOtto Gross
Austrian
Psychiatrist, Psychanalyst, Physician

William C. GorgasWilliam C. Gorgas
American
Physician

Olive SchreinerOlive Schreiner
South African
Writer
Herbert James DraperHerbert James Draper
British
painter, illustrator

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Eleanor H. PorterEleanor H. Porter
American
Novelist
Benjamin HoltBenjamin Holt
American
Inventor

Max KlingerMax Klinger
German
Painter

Alexius MeinongAlexius Meinong
Austrian
Philosopher

Vladimir PurishkevichVladimir Purishkevich
Russian
Politician
John Wesley HyattJohn Wesley Hyatt
American
Inventor
Aleksandr KolchakAleksandr Kolchak
Russian
Explorer

Mary Augusta WardMary Augusta Ward
Australian, British
Novelist

Norman LockyerNorman Lockyer
British
Astronomer

Charles Tomlinson GriffesCharles Tomlinson Griffes
American
Composer
Samuel ColmanSamuel Colman
American
American painter

Theodore Newton VailTheodore Newton Vail
American
Businessman

Richard DehmelRichard Dehmel
German
Poet

Maud PowellMaud Powell
American
Violinist

S. AnskyS. Ansky
Belarusian, Russian
Writer
Heinrich LammaschHeinrich Lammasch
Austrian
Jurist

Amos WhitneyAmos Whitney
American
Mechanical engineer
William HeinemannWilliam Heinemann
British
Publisher

Moritz CantorMoritz Cantor
German
Historian

Madeline McDowell BreckinridgeMadeline McDowell Breckinridge
American
Human Rights Activist
Walter Cunliffe, 1st Baron CunliffeWalter Cunliffe, 1st Baron Cunliffe
British
Banker

Henry W. BlairHenry W. Blair
American
Politician
George Walbridge PerkinsGeorge Walbridge Perkins
American
Politician

Dan AnderssonDan Andersson
Swedish
Author

Charles LapworthCharles Lapworth
British
Geologist

John George BartholomewJohn George Bartholomew
Scottish
Cartographer

May Wright SewallMay Wright Sewall
American
Reformer
Wilhelm BoussetWilhelm Bousset
German
Theologian

Louis Arthur Ducos du HauronLouis Arthur Ducos du Hauron
French
Photographer

Alexei PolivanovAlexei Polivanov
Russian
Political figure

Reginald De KovenReginald De Koven
American
Music Critic
Wilhelm PfefferWilhelm Pfeffer
German
Botanist

Maria SanfordMaria Sanford
American
Educator
Matthías JochumssonMatthías Jochumsson
Icelander
Poet

Yves DelageYves Delage
French
Zoologist

Alberto Blest GanaAlberto Blest Gana
Chilean
Novelist
Jesse CollingsJesse Collings
British
Member of Parliament

Louise Imogen GuineyLouise Imogen Guiney
American
Poet
Marcel-Auguste DieulafoyMarcel-Auguste Dieulafoy
French
Archaeologist

Heinrich FriedjungHeinrich Friedjung
Austrian, Czech
Historian

Adolf FreyAdolf Frey
Swiss
Writer
Ronald BurrowsRonald Burrows
British
Archaeologist

Duncan MacDougallDuncan MacDougall
American
physician, psychiatrist
James GayleyJames Gayley
American
Chemist

Paul AdamPaul Adam
French
Novelist

Joseph P. IddingsJoseph P. Iddings
American
Geologist

Tryggve AndersenTryggve Andersen
Norwegian
Novelist
Omer SeyfeddinOmer Seyfeddin
Turkish
Author
Sir William de Wiveleslie AbneySir William de Wiveleslie Abney
British
Astronomer