Famous People Who Died In 1923

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1923. This list includes people like Warren G. Harding, Pancho Villa, Gustave Eiffel, Sarah Bernhardt, Katherine Mansfield and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, inventors, journalists and physicists who died in 1923. This list includes people from United Kingdom, France, 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 
Pancho Villa
(Governor of Chihuahua (1913-14))

Pancho Villa
15
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 5, 1878
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: La Coyotada, Mexico
Died: July 20

 2 
Warren G. Harding
(29th President of the United States)

Warren G. Harding
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 2, 1865
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Blooming Grove, Ohio, United States
Died: August 2

 3 
Gustave Eiffel
(Designer of Eiffel Tower and contributed to Statue of Liberty)

Gustave Eiffel
7
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: December 15, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dijon, France
Died: December 27

 4 
Wilhelm Rontgen
(Mechanical engineer, Physicist)

Wilhelm Rontgen
2
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: March 27, 1845
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lennep, Remscheid, Germany
Died: February 10

 5 
Constantine I
(King of Greece (1913-1917))

Constantine I
0
Birthdate: August 2, 1868
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: January 11

 6 

Sarah Bernhardt
2
Birthdate: October 22, 1844
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: March 26

Katherine Mansfield
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 14, 1888
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wellington
Died: January 9
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 8 
Andrew Bonar Law
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1922-23))

Andrew Bonar Law
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 16, 1858
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rexton, Canada
Died: October 30

George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 26, 1866
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hampshire, England
Died: April 5

 10 
John Venn
(Mathematician)

John Venn
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 4, 1834
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kingston upon Hull
Died: April 4

 11 
Vilfredo Pareto
(Economist, Writer, Philosopher, Sociologist, University teacher)

Vilfredo Pareto
0
Birthdate: July 15, 1848
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris
Died: August 19

 12 
Julius Martov
(Politician)

Julius Martov
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 24, 1873
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Constantinople, Turkey
Died: April 4

 13 

Joaquín Sorolla
1
Birthdate: February 27, 1863
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Valencia, Spain
Died: August 10

 14 
James Dewar
(Chemist)

James Dewar
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 20, 1842
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kincardine, Scotland
Died: March 27

 15 
Georg Luger
(Former designer of the famous Luger pistol and the 9×19mm Parabellum cartridge)

Georg Luger
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 6, 1849
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Steinach am Brenner, Tyrol, Austria
Died: December 22

 16 
Frank Hayes
(Jockey)

Frank Hayes
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 1901 AD
Birthplace: Ireland
Died: June 4

 17 
Charlotte Mason
(British Educator & Reformer)

Charlotte Mason
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 1, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
Died: January 16

 18 
Sukumar Ray
(Photographer, Poet, Writer, Illustrator, Playwright, Children's writer)

Sukumar Ray
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 30, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kolkata
Died: September 10

 19 
Charles Rothschild
(Banker, Entomologist)

Charles Rothschild
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 9, 1877
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London
Died: October 12

 20 
Théophile Steinlen
(Former Art Nouveau painter and printmaker)

Théophile Steinlen
0
Birthdate: November 10, 1859
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lausanne, Switzerland
Died: December 13

 21 
Charles Proteus Steinmetz
(Mathematician, Electrical engineer, Engineer, Scientist, Inventor)

Charles Proteus Steinmetz
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 9, 1865
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wrocław
Died: October 26

 22 

Hovhannes Tumanyan
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 19, 1869
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lori Province, Armenia
Died: March 23

 23 
Willie Keeler
(Baseball player)

Willie Keeler
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 3, 1872
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: January 1

 24 
Khama III
(Tribal Chief)

Khama III
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1837 AD
Birthplace: Bechuanaland Protectorate
Died: February 21

 25 

Charles Henry Turner
0
Birthdate: February 3, 1867
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: February 14

 26 
Maurice Barrès
(Novelist)

Maurice Barrès
0
Birthdate: August 19, 1862
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charmes, France
Died: December 4

 27 
Ernst Troeltsch
(Politician, Theologian, University teacher, Sociologist)

Ernst Troeltsch
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 17, 1865
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Augsburg-Haunstetten
Died: February 1

 28 
Damdin Sükhbaatar
(Army Leader)

Damdin Sükhbaatar
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 2, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Khuree, Qing Empire, Mongolia
Died: February 20

 29 
Johannes van der Waals
(Theoretical Physicist)

Johannes van der Waals
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 23, 1837
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leiden, Netherlands
Died: March 8

 30 
Edward Emerson Barnard
(American astronomer)

Edward Emerson Barnard
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 16, 1857
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nashville
Died: February 6

 31 
Hertha Ayrton
(Engineer)

Hertha Ayrton
0
Birthdate: April 28, 1854
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Portsea Island, England
Died: August 26

 32 
Pierre Loti
(French Naval Officer and Writer Known for His Exotic Novels and Short Stories)

Pierre Loti
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 14, 1850
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rochefort, France
Died: June 10

 33 
Aleksandŭr Stamboliyski
(Political leader)

Aleksandŭr Stamboliyski
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 1, 1879
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Slavovitsa, Bulgaria
Died: June 14

 34 
Jaroslav Hašek
(Writer, Journalist)

Jaroslav Hašek
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 30, 1883
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: January 3

 35 

Dietrich Eckart
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: March 23, 1868
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Germany
Died: December 26

 36 

Krishna Lal Adhikari
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 5, 1888
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ramechhap, Nepal
Died: December 9

 37 
Max Nordau
(Co-founder of World Zionist Organization)

Max Nordau
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: July 29, 1849
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pest, Budapest, Hungary
Died: January 23

 38 

Princess Louise of Prussia
1
Birthdate: December 3, 1838
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: April 23

 39 
Ledi Sayadaw
(Buddhist Monk)

Ledi Sayadaw
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 1, 1846
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saingpyin, Dabayin Kingdom of Burma
Died: June 27

Prince Ernest Augustus, 3rd Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 21, 1845
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: November 14

 41 
Edward W. Morley
(Scientist)

Edward W. Morley
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 29, 1838
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: February 24

 42 
Takeo Arishima
(Novelist)

Takeo Arishima
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 4, 1878
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: June 9

 43 
Michel de Klerk
(Architect)

Michel de Klerk
0
Listed In:
Birthdate: November 24, 1884
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: November 24

 44 
Edward Martyn
(Playwright)

Edward Martyn
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 30, 1859
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Galway, Ireland
Died: December 5

 45 

Thomas Shaughnessy, 1st Baron Shaughnessy
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 6, 1853
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Died: December 10

 46 
Bernard Bosanquet
(philosopher)

Bernard Bosanquet
0
Birthdate: July 14, 1848
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alnwick
Died: February 8

Arthur Kinnaird, 11th Lord Kinnaird
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 16, 1847
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kensington, England
Died: January 30

Madre Teresa Nuzzo
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 11, 1851
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Valletta, Malta
Died: April 17

 49 

Krišjānis Barons
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 31, 1835
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jaunpils parish, Latvia
Died: March 8

 50 
Kate Douglas Wiggin
(Writer, Children's writer, Teacher)

Kate Douglas Wiggin
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 28, 1856
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: August 24