Famous People Who Died In 1928

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1928. This list includes people like Thomas Hardy, Lala Lajpat Rai, Arnold Rothstein, Emmeline Pankhurst, Roald Amundsen and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, political leaders, models and sculptors who died in 1928. This list includes people from United Kingdom, 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 Thomas Hardy

Thomas Hardy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist & Poet
Birthdate: June 2, 1840
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stinsford, Dorset, England
Died: January 11

 2 Maria Feodorovna

Maria Feodorovna
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: November 26, 1847
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: October 13

 3 Arnold Rothstein

Arnold Rothstein
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Racketeer
Birthdate: January 17, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: nhattan, New York City, New York
Died: November 6

 4 Lala Lajpat Rai

Lala Lajpat Rai
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Freedom Fighter
Birthdate: January 28, 1865
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dhudike, India
Died: November 17

 5 Roald Amundsen

Roald Amundsen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: The first person to reach the South Pole
Birthdate: July 16, 1872
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Borge, Østfold, Norway
Died: June 18

 6 Emmeline Pankhurst

Emmeline Pankhurst
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Leader of the British Suffragette Movement
Birthdate: July 4, 1858
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Moss Side, Manchester
Died: June 14

 7 H. H. Asquith

H. H. Asquith
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Birthdate: September 12, 1852
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Morley
Died: February 15
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 8 Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig

Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: June 19, 1861
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edinburgh
Died: January 29

 9 Édouard-Henri Avril

Édouard-Henri Avril
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: May 21, 1849
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Algiers [El Djazaïr], Algeria
Died: July 28

 10 Narayana Guru

Narayana Guru
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Spiritual Leader, Social Reformer
Birthdate: August 20, 1856
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chempazhanthy, Thiruvananthapuram, India
Died: September 20

 11 Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Charles Rennie Mackintosh
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: June 7, 1868
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Townhead, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Died: December 10

 12 Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel

Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: August 27, 1878
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zarasai, Lithuania
Died: April 25

 13 Álvaro Obregón

Álvaro Obregón
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: February 19, 1880
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Siquisiva, Navojoa, Sonora
Died: July 17

 14 Zhang Zuolin

Zhang Zuolin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Warlord
Birthdate: March 19, 1875
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Haicheng, Liaoning, Qing dynasty, China
Died: June 4

 15 Lewis Howard Latimer

Lewis Howard Latimer
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: September 4, 1848
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 11

 16 Frankie Yale

Frankie Yale
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: January 22, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Longobucco
Died: July 1

 17 Hendrik Lorentz

Hendrik Lorentz
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: July 18, 1853
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Arnhem
Died: February 4

 18 Earle Nelson

Earle Nelson
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: May 12, 1897
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: January 13

 19 Leos Janacek

Leos Janacek
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: July 3, 1854
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hukvaldy, Czechia
Died: August 12

 20 Luigi Cadorna

Luigi Cadorna
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: September 4, 1850
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Verbania, Italy
Died: December 21

 21 Alexander Bogdanov

Alexander Bogdanov
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: August 22, 1873
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sokolka, Poland
Died: April 7

 22 Bill Haywood

Bill Haywood
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: February 4, 1869
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, United States
Died: May 18

 23 Ellen Terry

Ellen Terry
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 27, 1847
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Coventry, United Kingdom
Died: July 21

 24 Ebenezer Howard

Ebenezer Howard
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Urban planner
Birthdate: January 29, 1850
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: May 1

 25 Musa al-Sadr

Musa al-Sadr
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: politician, theologian, Akhoond
Birthdate: April 15, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Qom
Died: August 28

 26 Giovanni Giolitti

Giovanni Giolitti
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 27, 1842
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mondovì
Died: July 17

 27 Rupert Cambridge, Viscount Trematon

Rupert Cambridge, Viscount Trematon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Queen Victoria's great grand son
Birthdate: April 24, 1907
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Esher, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Died: April 15

 28 Li Yuanhong

Li Yuanhong
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 19, 1864
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Huangpi District, Wuhan, China
Died: June 3

 29 Reinhard Scheer

Reinhard Scheer
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Admiral
Birthdate: September 30, 1863
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Obernkirchen, Germany
Died: November 26

 30 Max Scheler

Max Scheler
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: August 22, 1874
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: May 19

 31 Loie Fuller

Loie Fuller
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Actor, Lighting designer, Choreographer, Artist, Dancer, Stage actor, Model
Birthdate: January 15, 1862
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Illinois
Died: January 1

 32 George Washington Goethals

George Washington Goethals
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: June 29, 1858
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: January 21

 33 Anita Berber

Anita Berber
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: June 10, 1899
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: November 10

 34 Frederick II, Grand Duke of Baden

Frederick II, Grand Duke of Baden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sovereign
Birthdate: July 9, 1857
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: August 9

 35 Andrew Fisher

Andrew Fisher
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Diplomat, Trade unionist
Birthdate: August 29, 1862
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Crosshouse
Died: October 22

 36 Armando Diaz

Armando Diaz
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: December 5, 1861
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: February 28

 37 Wilhelm Karl, Duke of Urach

Wilhelm Karl, Duke of Urach
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: May 30, 1864
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Monte Carlo, Monaco
Died: March 24

 38 Franz Stuck

Franz Stuck
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Famous As: Sculptor, Painter, University teacher, Architect
Birthdate: February 23, 1863
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tettenweis
Died: August 30

 39 Stjepan Radić

Stjepan Radić
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political
Birthdate: June 11, 1871
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Trebarjevo
Died: August 8

 40 Italo Svevo

Italo Svevo
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 19, 1861
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Trieste, Italy
Died: September 13

 41 Satyendra Prasanna Sinha, 1st Baron Sinha

Satyendra Prasanna Sinha, 1st Baron Sinha
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: March 24, 1864
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Raipur, India
Died: March 4

 42 Charles Birger

Charles Birger
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster, Soldier
Birthdate: February 5, 1881
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Adygea, Russia
Died: April 19

 43 Robert Lansing

Robert Lansing
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: United States Secretary of State
Birthdate: October 17, 1864
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Watertown, New York, United States
Died: October 30

 44 Sayyid Amir Ali

Sayyid Amir Ali
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: April 6, 1849
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cuttack, India
Died: August 3

 45 Pavel Axelrod

Pavel Axelrod
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 25, 1850
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chernigov Governorate, Russian Empire
Died: April 16

 46 Ina Coolbrith

Ina Coolbrith
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 10, 1841
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Nauvoo, Illinois, United States
Died: February 29

 47 Reuben Archer Torrey

Reuben Archer Torrey
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 28, 1856
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 26

 48 Wilhelm Wien

Wilhelm Wien
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Nobel Laureate in Physics
Birthdate: January 13, 1864
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gaffken near Fischhausen, Province of Prussia
Died: August 30

 49 Frank Dicksee

Frank Dicksee
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Famous As: Painter, Illustrator
Birthdate: November 27, 1853
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London
Died: October 17

 50 Richard Haldane, 1st Viscount Haldane

Richard Haldane, 1st Viscount Haldane
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: July 30, 1856
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: August 19