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
Gertrude BellGertrude Bell
British
Writer, Diplomat

Claude MonetClaude Monet
French
Painter

Antoni GaudíAntoni Gaudí
Spanish
Architect

Annie OakleyAnnie Oakley
American
Sharpshooter

Robert Todd LincolnRobert Todd Lincoln
American
Politician, Son of Abraham Lincoln
Rainer Maria RilkeRainer Maria Rilke
Austrian
Poet & Novelist

Eugene V. DebsEugene V. Debs
American
Union Leader

John BrowningJohn Browning
American
Firearms Designer
Mehmed VIMehmed VI
Turkish
Last Sultan of the Ottoman Empire

Bessie ColemanBessie Coleman
American
Aviator
Mary CassattMary Cassatt
American
Painter

Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
American
Nurse

Emil KraepelinEmil Kraepelin
German
Psychiatrist

Camillo GolgiCamillo Golgi
Italian
Physician, Pathologist, Biologist
Gongsa Ugyen WangchuckUgyen Wangchuck
Bhutanese
The First Druk Gyalpo (King of Bhutan)

Ada CambridgeAda Cambridge
Australian
Australian-English writer

Emperor TaishōEmperor Taishō
Japanese
Former Emperor of Japan

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

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

Aleksei BrusilovAleksei Brusilov
Georgian, Russian
officer, memoirist

Émile CouéÉmile Coué
French
Psychologist
Joseph Gurney CannonJoseph Gurney Cannon
American
Politician

Harry GrebHarry Greb
American
Boxer
Viktor VasnetsovViktor Vasnetsov
Russian
painter, architect, inventor, artist, postage

Thomas MoranThomas Moran
American
Explorer, Painter

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

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Emily HobhouseEmily Hobhouse
British
British Social Worker
Nikola PašićNikola Pašić
Serbian
Politician

Israel ZangwillIsrael Zangwill
British
Author

Alton B. ParkerAlton B. Parker
American
Judge

Francis Ysidro EdgeworthFrancis Ysidro Edgeworth
Irish, British
Economist, Statistician, Lawyer, Mathematician
Friedrich von WieserFriedrich von Wieser
Austrian
Economist
Edwin Abbott AbbottEdwin Abbott Abbott
British
Theologian, Science fiction writer, Teacher,

Knut WicksellKnut Wicksell
Swedish
Economist, University teacher

William BatesonWilliam Bateson
British
Biologist

Joseph McKennaJoseph McKenna
American
Jurist
Ellen KeyEllen Key
Swedish
Writer

Ronald FirbankRonald Firbank
British
Novelist

Carl AkeleyCarl Akeley
American
Taxidermist

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

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

Paul KammererPaul Kammerer
Austrian
Biologist
Albert RobidaAlbert Robida
French
Illustrator

Louis MajorelleLouis Majorelle
French
Designer

Nikolay ChkheidzeNikolay Chkheidze
Georgian
Politician
Katō TakaakiKatō Takaaki
Japanese
Prime Minister

Constantin FehrenbachConstantin Fehrenbach
German
Politician
Osman DignaOsman Digna
Sudanese
Commander

Felix Edmundovich DzerzhinskyFelix Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky
Belarusian
Revolutionary

Charles RinglingCharles Ringling
Business Leader

İskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hocaİskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hoca
Turkish
author, writer

E.W. ScrippsE.W. Scripps
Publisher
Symon PetluraSymon Petlura
Ukrainian
Politician, Journalist

Sanford Ballard DoleSanford Ballard Dole
American
Lawyer

Heike Kamerlingh-OnnesHeike Kamerlingh-Onnes
Dutch
 

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

Phan Chau TrinhPhan Chau Trinh
Vietnamese
Nationalist leader
Oscar StrausOscar Straus
American
Politician

Théo Van RysselbergheThéo Van Rysselberghe
Belgian
Painter

Edward Willis ScrippsEdward Willis Scripps
American
Publisher