Famous People Who Died In 1922

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1922. This list includes people like Alexander Graham Bell, Marcel Proust, Charles I of Austria, Newton Knight, Nellie Bly and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, artists and prime ministers who died in 1922. This list includes people from France, United States, United Kingdom & Ireland 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 Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell
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Famous As: Inventor of Telephone
Birthdate: March 3, 1847
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: August 2

 2 Sir Ernest Shackleton

Sir Ernest Shackleton
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Antarctic explorer
Birthdate: February 15, 1874
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kilkea, Ireland
Died: January 5

 3 Michael Collins

Michael Collins
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 16, 1890
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: County Cork, Republic of Ireland
Died: August 22

 4 Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 5, 1864
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cochrans Mills, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 27

 5 Newton Knight

Newton Knight
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: November 10, 1829
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jones County
Died: 1922 AD

 6 Marcel Proust

Marcel Proust
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: July 10, 1871
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Neuilly-Auteuil-Passy, France
Died: November 18

 7 Charles I of Austria

Charles I of Austria
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Famous As: Emperor of Austria (1916-18)
Birthdate: August 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Persenbeug-Gottsdorf, Austria
Died: April 1
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 8 Enver Pasha

Enver Pasha
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Minister of War of the Ottoman Empire (1914-18)
Birthdate: November 22, 1881
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: İstanbul, Turkey
Died: August 4

 9 Ali Kemal

Ali Kemal
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: September 7, 1867
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fatih, Turkey
Died: November 6

 10 William Desmond Taylor

William Desmond Taylor
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: April 26, 1872
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Carlow, Ireland
Died: February 1

 11 Henry Lawson

Henry Lawson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 17, 1867
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Grenfell
Died: September 2

 12 Hermann Rorschach

Hermann Rorschach
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Swiss psychiatrist
Birthdate: November 8, 1884
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Died: April 1

 13 William Stewart Halsted

William Stewart Halsted
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: September 23, 1852
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: September 7

 14 Cap Anson

Cap Anson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: April 17, 1852
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Marshalltown, Iowa, United States
Died: April 14
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 15 Princess Helena of Waldeck and Pyrmont

Princess Helena of Waldeck and Pyrmont
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: February 17, 1861
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Arolsen, Germany
Died: September 1

 16 William J. Seymour

William J. Seymour
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Preacher
Birthdate: May 2, 1870
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Louisiana
Died: September 28

 17 George Cadbury

George Cadbury
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: September 19, 1839
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Edgbaston
Died: October 24

 18 Andrey Markov

Andrey Markov
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: June 14, 1856
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ryazan, Russia
Died: July 20

 19 John William Godward

John William Godward
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 9, 1861
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wimbledon
Died: December 13

 20 Lord Leopold Mountbatten

Lord Leopold Mountbatten
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: May 21, 1889
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Windsor, England
Died: April 23

 21 Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia

Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: July 28, 1860
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Peterhof, Saint Petersburg, Empire of Russia
Died: March 11
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 22 Arthur Griffith

Arthur Griffith
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Former President of Dáil Éireann
Birthdate: March 31, 1871
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: August 12

 23 Harry Allen

Harry Allen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Trans man
Birthdate: December 27, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Washington, United States
Died: December 27

 24 Lillian Russell

Lillian Russell
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Famous As: Former Actress, Singer known for her beauty and style, as well as for her voice and stage presence
Birthdate: December 4, 1860
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Clinton, Iowa, United States
Died: June 6

 25 Bert Williams

Bert Williams
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor
Birthdate: November 12, 1874
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nassau
Died: March 4

 26 Gabriel Narutowicz

Gabriel Narutowicz
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: First President of Poland
Birthdate: March 29, 1865
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Telšiai, Lithuania
Died: December 16

 27 Alessandro Moreschi

Alessandro Moreschi
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Opera singer
Birthdate: November 11, 1858
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Monte Compatri
Died: April 21

 28 Erich von Falkenhayn

Erich von Falkenhayn
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: September 11, 1861
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Białochowo, Poland
Died: April 8

 29 Christiaan de Wet

Christiaan de Wet
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: October 7, 1854
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Smithfield, South Africa
Died: February 3

 30 Walther Rathenau

Walther Rathenau
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Foreign Minister of Germany
Birthdate: September 29, 1867
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: June 24

 31 Georges Sorel

Georges Sorel
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: November 2, 1847
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
Died: August 29

 32 Lothar von Richthofen

Lothar von Richthofen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator, Military personnel
Birthdate: September 27, 1894
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wrocław
Died: July 4

 33 John Butler Yeats

John Butler Yeats
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: March 16, 1839
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lawrencetown, County Down, Ireland
Died: February 3

 34 Djemal Pasha

Djemal Pasha
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: May 6, 1872
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mitilini, Greece
Died: July 21

 35 Richard Theodore Greener

Richard Theodore Greener
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: January 30, 1844
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 2

 36 Yamagata Aritomo

Yamagata Aritomo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: June 14, 1838
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hagi
Died: February 1

 37 Robert Erskine Childers

Robert Erskine Childers
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Former Teachta Dála of Ireland
Birthdate: June 25, 1870
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mayfair, London, England
Died: November 24

 38 Eliezer Ben-Yehuda

Eliezer Ben-Yehuda
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Lexicographer
Birthdate: January 7, 1858
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vilna Governorate
Died: December 16

 39 Edmund Leighton

Edmund Leighton
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: September 21, 1852
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London
Died: September 1

 40 Ernest Solvay

Ernest Solvay
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: April 16, 1838
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rebecq, Belgium
Died: May 26

 41 Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 17, 1840
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Petworth, England
Died: September 10

 42 Paul Mounet

Paul Mounet
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 5, 1847
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bergerac, France
Died: February 10

 43 George B. Selden

George B. Selden
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Birthdate: September 14, 1846
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York
Died: January 17

 44 Rudolf Kjellén

Rudolf Kjellén
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Famous As: Political Scientist
Birthdate: June 13, 1864
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Torsö, Sweden
Died: November 14

 45 Camille Jordan

Camille Jordan
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Engineer, Professor
Birthdate: January 5, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lyon
Died: January 22

 46 Paul Durand-Ruel

Paul Durand-Ruel
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Art Dealer
Birthdate: October 31, 1831
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 5

 47 Okuma Shigenobu

Okuma Shigenobu
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: March 11, 1838
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saga
Died: January 10

 48 Catherine Dolgorukov

Catherine Dolgorukov
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Famous As: knyaz
Birthdate: November 2, 1847
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Russia
Died: February 15

 49 Jokichi Takamine

Jokichi Takamine
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: November 3, 1854
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Takaoka, Toyama, Japan
Died: July 22

 50 William Rockefeller

William Rockefeller
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: May 31, 1841
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Richford, New York
Died: June 24