Famous People Who Died In 1926

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1926. This list includes people like Harry Houdini, Claude Monet, Robert Todd Lincoln, Gertrude Bell, Annie Oakley and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, emperors & kings, political leaders and economists who died in 1926. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany and many more countries.

Harry HoudiniHarry Houdini
Hungarian
Illusionist
Claude MonetClaude Monet
French
Painter

Robert Todd LincolnRobert Todd Lincoln
American
Politician, Son of Abraham Lincoln

Antoni GaudíAntoni Gaudí
Spanish
Architect

Annie OakleyAnnie Oakley
American
Sharpshooter

Mehmed VIMehmed VI
Turkish
Last Sultan of the Ottoman Empire
Rainer Maria RilkeRainer Maria Rilke
Austrian
Poet & Novelist

Eugene V. DebsEugene V. Debs
American
Union Leader

Emperor TaishōEmperor Taishō
Japanese
Former Emperor of Japan
Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
British
Writer, Diplomat

John BrowningJohn Browning
American
Firearms Designer
Mary CassattMary Cassatt
American
Painter

Bessie ColemanBessie Coleman
American
Aviator

Gongsa Ugyen WangchuckUgyen Wangchuck
Bhutanese
The First Druk Gyalpo (King of Bhutan)

Emil KraepelinEmil Kraepelin
German
Psychiatrist

Camillo GolgiCamillo Golgi
Italian
Physician, Pathologist, Biologist

Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
American
Nurse

Ada CambridgeAda Cambridge
Australian
Australian-English writer

Rudolph ValentinoRudolph Valentino
American
Actor
Ratanji Dadabhoy TataRatanji Dadabhoy Tata
Indian
Aviator

Charles Marion RussellCharles Marion Russell
American
Sculptor, Illustrator, Painter, Writer
Luther BurbankLuther Burbank
American
Horticulturist, Geneticist, Botanist, Gardener,

Harry GrebHarry Greb
American
Boxer

Aleksei BrusilovAleksei Brusilov
South Georgia
Army General
Viktor VasnetsovViktor Vasnetsov
Russian
painter, architect, inventor, artist, postage

Émile CouéÉmile Coué
French
Psychologist
Emily HobhouseEmily Hobhouse
British
British Social Worker

Joseph Gurney CannonJoseph Gurney Cannon
American
Politician

Washington RoeblingWashington Roebling
American
Civil Engineer
Charles William EliotCharles William Eliot
American
Educator

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Thomas MoranThomas Moran
American
Explorer, Painter
Nikola PašićNikola Pašić
Serbian
Politician

Alton B. ParkerAlton B. Parker
American
Judge

William BatesonWilliam Bateson
British
Biologist

Charles PageCharles Page
American
Businessman
Israel ZangwillIsrael Zangwill
British
Author
Edwin Abbott AbbottEdwin Abbott Abbott
British
Theologian, Science fiction writer, Teacher,

Knut WicksellKnut Wicksell
Swedish
Economist, University teacher

Francis Ysidro EdgeworthFrancis Ysidro Edgeworth
Irish, British
Economist, Statistician, Lawyer, Mathematician

Friedrich von WieserFriedrich von Wieser
Austrian
Economist
Carl AkeleyCarl Akeley
American
Taxidermist

Joseph McKennaJoseph McKenna
American
Jurist

Ronald FirbankRonald Firbank
British
Novelist

Rudolf Christoph EuckenRudolf Christoph Eucken
German
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher

Albert RobidaAlbert Robida
French
Illustrator
Ellen KeyEllen Key
Swedish
Writer

Mother Mary AlphonsaMother Mary Alphonsa
American
Writer
Désiré-Joseph MercierDésiré-Joseph Mercier
Belgian
Translator

Nikolay ChkheidzeNikolay Chkheidze
Georgian
Politician

Katō TakaakiKatō Takaaki
Japanese
Prime Minister
Vladimir SukhomlinovVladimir Sukhomlinov
Russian
General

Paul KammererPaul Kammerer
Austrian
Biologist
Eino LeinoEino Leino
Finnish
Poet

Louis MajorelleLouis Majorelle
French
Designer

Constantin FehrenbachConstantin Fehrenbach
German
Politician

Albert B. CumminsAlbert B. Cummins
American
Politician

Osman DignaOsman Digna
Sudanese
Commander
Anatole Le BrazAnatole Le Braz
French
Poet

Joseph PennellJoseph Pennell
American
Artist

Thomas Mott OsborneThomas Mott Osborne
American
Political Figure

Olympia BrownOlympia Brown
American
Minister
Charles Montagu DoughtyCharles Montagu Doughty
British
Poet

Robert Stanley WeirRobert Stanley Weir
Canadian
Judge
Nikolai TchaikovskyNikolai Tchaikovsky
Russian
Revolutionary

Jean RichepinJean Richepin
French
Poet

John X. MerrimanJohn X. Merriman
South African
Prime minister
Giovanni AmendolaGiovanni Amendola
Italian
Journalist

Felix Edmundovich DzerzhinskyFelix Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky
Belarusian
Revolutionary
John Louis Emil DreyerJohn Louis Emil Dreyer
Danish, British
Astronomer

Kaufmann KohlerKaufmann Kohler
American
Rabbi

İskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hocaİskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hoca
Turkish
author, writer
Jan KasprowiczJan Kasprowicz
Polish
Poet

Anna M. HarknessAnna M. Harkness
American
Philanthropist
Symon PetluraSymon Petlura
Ukrainian
Politician, Journalist

Louisa Lee SchuylerLouisa Lee Schuyler
American
Social worker

Squire BancroftSquire Bancroft
British
Actor

Camilo PessanhaCamilo Pessanha
Portuguese
Poet
E.W. ScrippsE.W. Scripps
Publisher
Lujza BlahaLujza Blaha
Hungarian, Slovak
Hungarian actress

Addison Emery VerrillAddison Emery Verrill
American
Zoologist

Marietta HolleyMarietta Holley
American
Humorist

Thomas Erskine HollandThomas Erskine Holland
British
British legal scholar
René BoylesveRené Boylesve
French
Writer

Charles RinglingCharles Ringling
Business Leader

W. A. B. CoolidgeW. A. B. Coolidge
American
Historian

Zhang JianZhang Jian
Chinese
Entrepreneur

Hans E. KinckHans E. Kinck
Norwegian
Author
William Dwight Porter BlissWilliam Dwight Porter Bliss
Turkish
Priest

Mari JászaiMari Jászai
Hungarian
Actress
Heike Kamerlingh-OnnesHeike Kamerlingh-Onnes
Dutch
 

Sanford Ballard DoleSanford Ballard Dole
American
Lawyer
Albion W. SmallAlbion W. Small
American
10th President of Colby College
Mary MahoneyMary Mahoney
Civil Rights Activist, Women