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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Srinivasa Ramanujan

Srinivasa Ramanujan.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: December 22, 1887
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Erode
Died: April 26

 2 Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Bal Gangadhar Tilak.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Indian teacher
Birthdate: July 23, 1856
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ratnagiri, British India (present-day Maharashtra, India)
Died: August 1

 3 Max Weber

Max Weber.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: April 21, 1864
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Erfurt, Germany
Died: June 14

 4 Prince Joachim of Prussia

Prince Joachim of Prussia.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: December 17, 1890
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: July 18

 5 Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter & Sculptor
Birthdate: July 12, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Livorno
Died: January 24

 6 William Chester Minor

William Chester Minor
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: lexicographer, linguist
Birthdate: June 22, 1834
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sri Lanka
Died: March 26

 7 Alexander of Greece

Alexander of Greece
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: August 1, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tatoi Royal Palace, Greece
Died: October 25
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 8 Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia

Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Duchess
Birthdate: October 17, 1853
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Alexander Palace, Tsarskoye Selo, St. Petersburg, Russia
Died: October 24

 9 Eugénie de Montijo

Eugénie de Montijo
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Famous As: Empress of France
Birthdate: May 5, 1826
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Granada, Spain
Died: July 11

 10 Princess Margaret of Connaught

Princess Margaret of Connaught
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: January 15, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bagshot Park, Surrey, England
Died: May 1

 11 Aleksandr Kolchak

Aleksandr Kolchak
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Admiral
Birthdate: November 16, 1874
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: February 7

 12 John Reed

John Reed.
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Famous As: Journalist, Poet
Birthdate: October 22, 1887
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Died: October 17

 13 Wilhelm Wundt

Wilhelm Wundt.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: August 16, 1832
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany
Died: August 31

 14 James Colosimo

James Colosimo
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: February 16, 1878
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Calabria
Died: May 11

 15 Sarada Devi

Sarada Devi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: December 22, 1853
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Joyrambati, Bengal, British India
Died: July 20

 16 Olive Thomas

Olive Thomas
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 20, 1894
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Charleroi, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 10

 17 Edmund Barton

Edmund Barton.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Australia
Birthdate: January 18, 1849
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glebe
Died: January 7

 18 Venustiano Carranza

Venustiano Carranza.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 29, 1859
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cuatrociénegas Municipality, Mexico
Died: May 21

 19 Robert Peary

Robert Peary.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: May 6, 1856
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cresson, Pennsylvania
Died: February 20

 20 Peter Carl Fabergé

Peter Carl Fabergé
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Famous As: jeweller, inventor, artist
Birthdate: May 18, 1846
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg
Died: September 24

 21 John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher

John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 25, 1841
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sri Lanka
Died: July 10

 22 John Francis Dodge

John Francis Dodge
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur, Businessperson
Birthdate: October 25, 1864
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Michigan
Died: January 14

 23 Horace Elgin Dodge

Horace Elgin Dodge
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialists
Birthdate: May 17, 1868
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Niles, Michigan, United States
Died: December 10

 24 Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: May 14, 1854
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ludwigslust Palace, Ludwigslust, Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, German Confederation
Died: September 6

 25 Yaa Asantewaa

Yaa Asantewaa.
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Famous As: Queens Mother
Birthdate: 1840 AD
Birthplace: Besease
Died: October 17

 26 George Gipp

George Gipp.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: February 18, 1895
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Laurium, Calumet Township, Michigan, United States
Died: December 14
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 27 Jacob Schiff

Jacob Schiff
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker, Financier
Birthdate: January 10, 1847
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Frankfurt
Died: September 25

 28 Levi P. Morton

Levi P. Morton.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 22nd Vice President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: May 16, 1824
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Shoreham
Died: May 16

 29 Anders Zorn

Anders Zorn.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter, Sculptor
Birthdate: February 18, 1860
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mora, Sweden
Died: August 22

 30 Max Bruch

Max Bruch.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer and Conductor
Birthdate: January 6, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cologne
Died: October 20

 31 Benjamin Holt

Benjamin Holt
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: January 1, 1849
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Concord
Died: December 5

 32 Lothar von Trotha

Lothar von Trotha
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: July 3, 1848
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Magdeburg
Died: March 31

 33 Jeanne Hebuterne

Jeanne Hebuterne
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: April 6, 1898
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Meaux, Seine-et-Marne, French Third Republic
Died: January 26

 34 Abraham Kuyper

Abraham Kuyper
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 29, 1837
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maassluis, Netherlands
Died: November 8

 35 Terence MacSwiney

Terence MacSwiney
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 28, 1879
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cork, Ireland
Died: October 25

 36 Inessa Armand

Inessa Armand
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 8, 1874
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 24

 37 Gaston Chevrolet

Gaston Chevrolet
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Racing driver
Birthdate: October 4, 1892
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Beaune, France
Died: November 25

 38 William Dean Howells

William Dean Howells
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 1, 1837
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Martins Ferry, Ohio, U.S.
Died: May 11

 39 Essad Pasha Toptani

Essad Pasha Toptani
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: 1863 AD
Birthplace: Tirana, Albania
Died: June 13

 40 Dmitri Ivanovsky

Dmitri Ivanovsky
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Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: October 28, 1864
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gdov, Russia
Died: June 20

 41 Otto Gross

Otto Gross
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Famous As: Psychiatrist, Psychanalyst, Physician
Birthdate: March 17, 1877
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gniebing-Weißenbach
Died: February 13

 42 Vladimir Purishkevich

Vladimir Purishkevich
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 24, 1870
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chișinău, Moldova
Died: February 1

 43 Olive Schreiner

Olive Schreiner
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Listed In:
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 24, 1855
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lesotho
Died: December 11

 44 Benito Pérez Galdós

Benito Pérez Galdós
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: May 10, 1843
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Municipality of Las Palmas, Spain
Died: January 4

 45 Herbert James Draper

Herbert James Draper
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Famous As: painter, illustrator
Birthdate: 1863 AD
Birthplace: London
Died: September 22

 46 Percy French

Percy French
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Songwriter
Birthdate: May 1, 1854
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Roscommon, Ireland
Died: January 24

 47 Eleanor H. Porter

Eleanor H. Porter
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 19, 1868
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Littleton, New Hampshire, United States
Died: May 21

 48 Maria Bochkareva

Maria Bochkareva
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: June 30, 1889
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nikolsko, Russia
Died: May 16

 49 Alexius Meinong

Alexius Meinong
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: July 17, 1853
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria
Died: November 27

 50 Afonso, Duke of Porto

Afonso, Duke of Porto
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: King
Birthdate: July 31, 1865
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ajuda Royal Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
Died: February 21