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
(Illusionist)

24 March 1874

Hungarian

Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
(Writer, Diplomat)

14 July 1868

British

Claude MonetClaude Monet
(Painter)

14 November 1840

French

Antoni GaudíAntoni Gaudí
(Architect)

25 June 1852

Spanish

Annie OakleyAnnie Oakley
(Sharpshooter)

13 August 1860

American

Robert Todd LincolnRobert Todd Lincoln
(Politician, Son of Abraham Lincoln)

01 August 1843

American

Eugene V. DebsEugene V. Debs
(Union Leader)

05 November 1855

American

Rainer Maria RilkeRainer Maria Rilke
(Poet & Novelist)

04 December 1875

Austrian

Mary CassattMary Cassatt
(Painter)

22 May 1844

American

Bessie ColemanBessie Coleman
(Aviator)

26 January 1892

American

Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
(Nurse)

16 April 1845

American

Emil KraepelinEmil Kraepelin
(Psychiatrist)

15 February 1856

German

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Camillo GolgiCamillo Golgi
(Physician, Pathologist, Biologist)

07 July 1843

Italian

Heike Kamerlingh OnnesHeike Kamerlingh Onnes
(Physicist)

21 September 1853

Dutch

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

1862 AD

Bhutanese

Ada CambridgeAda Cambridge
(Australian-English writer)

21 November 1844

Australian

Rudolph ValentinoRudolph Valentino
(Actor)

06 May 1895

American

Mehmed VIMehmed VI
(Sultan)

14 January 1861

Turkish

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John BrowningJohn Browning
(Inventor)

23 January 1855

American

Luther BurbankLuther Burbank
(Horticulturist, Geneticist, Botanist, Gardener, Academic, Non-fiction writer)

07 March 1849

American

Ratanji Dadabhoy TataRatanji Dadabhoy Tata
(Aviator)

1856 AD

Indian

Charles Marion RussellCharles Marion Russell
(Sculptor, Illustrator, Painter, Writer)

19 March 1864

American

Viktor VasnetsovViktor Vasnetsov
(painter, architect, inventor, artist, postage stamp designer)

03 May 1848

Russian

Aleksei BrusilovAleksei Brusilov
(officer, memoirist)

31 August 1853

Georgian,Russian

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Thomas MoranThomas Moran
(Explorer, Painter)

12 February 1837

American

Washington RoeblingWashington Roebling
(Civil engineer, Engineer)

26 May 1837

American

William BatesonWilliam Bateson
(Biologist)

08 August 1861

British

Edwin Abbott AbbottEdwin Abbott Abbott
(Theologian, Science fiction writer, Teacher, Writer, Novelist)

20 December 1838

British

Francis Ysidro EdgeworthFrancis Ysidro Edgeworth
(Economist, Statistician, Lawyer, Mathematician)

08 February 1845

Irish,British

Knut WicksellKnut Wicksell
(Economist, University teacher)

20 December 1851

Swedish

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Constantin FehrenbachConstantin Fehrenbach
(Politician)

11 January 1852

German

Rudolf Christoph EuckenRudolf Christoph Eucken
(Philosopher, Writer, University teacher)

05 January 1846

German

Felix Edmundovich DzerzhinskyFelix Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky
(Revolutionary)

11 September 1877

Belarusian

Charles RinglingCharles Ringling
(Business Leader)

1863 AD

Symon PetluraSymon Petlura
(Politician, Journalist)

22 May 1879

Ukrainian

E.W. ScrippsE.W. Scripps
(Publisher)

1854 AD

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İskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hocaİskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hoca
(author, writer)

1875 AD

Turkish

Heike Kamerlingh-OnnesHeike Kamerlingh-Onnes

21 September 1853

Dutch

Konstantin FehrenbachKonstantin Fehrenbach
(Politician)

11 January 1852

German

Mary MahoneyMary Mahoney
(Civil Rights Activist, Women)

1845 AD

Albion W. SmallAlbion W. Small
(10th President of Colby College)

11 May 1854

American

Emperor TaishōEmperor Taishō
(Former Emperor of Japan)

31 August 1879

Japanese

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Emperor TaishōEmperor Taishō
(Former Emperor of Japan)

31 August 1879

Japanese