Famous People Who Died In 1929

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Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1929. This list includes people like Wyatt Earp, Millicent Fawcett, Ferdinand Foch, Herman Hollerith, Gustav Stresemann and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, political leaders, inventors and presidents who died in 1929. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.
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 1 
Wyatt Earp
(American Lawman and Gambler Best Known for His Involvement in the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral)
Wyatt Earp
22
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 19, 1848
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Monmouth, Illinois, United States
Died: January 13
 2 
Georges Clémenceau
(Former French Prime Minister)
Georges Clémenceau
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 28, 1841
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mouilleron-en-Pareds, Vendee
Died: November 24
 3 
Lillie Langtry
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 13, 1853
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jersey
Died: February 12
 4 
Millicent Fawcett
(Feminist Politcian Who Led the Women's Suffrage Movement in Britain)
Millicent Fawcett
3
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: June 11, 1847
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Aldeburgh, England
Died: August 5
 5 
Asa Griggs Candler
(Businessman)
Asa Griggs Candler
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 30, 1851
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Villa Rica, Georgia, United States
Died: March 12
 6 
Doc Scurlock
(Cowboy)
Doc Scurlock
3
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 11, 1849
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tallapoosa County, Alabama, United States
Died: July 25
 7 
Karl Benz
(Entrepreneur)
Karl Benz
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Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: November 25, 1844
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mühlburg, Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: April 4
 8 
Gustav Stresemann
(Chancellor of Germany)
Gustav Stresemann
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 10, 1878
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin
Died: October 3
 9 
Blind Lemon Jefferson
(Blues & Gospel Singer-Songwriter)
Blind Lemon Jefferson
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 24, 1893
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Coutchman, Texas, United States
Died: December 19
 10 
Herman Hollerith
(Father of modern automatic computation)
Herman Hollerith
2
Birthdate: February 29, 1860
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buffalo
Died: November 17
 11 
Elijah McCoy
(American-Canadian inventor)
Elijah McCoy
2
Birthdate: May 2, 1844
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Colchester, Ontario, Canada
Died: October 10
 12 
Katharine Lee Bates
(poet, writer, university teacher, songwriter)
Katharine Lee Bates
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 12, 1859
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Falmouth
Died: September 28
 13 
Wilhelm Maybach
(German Automobile Designer Known for Designing the Initial Mercedes Cars, and Founder of 'Maybach')
Wilhelm Maybach
1
Birthdate: February 9, 1846
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Heilbronn
Died: December 29
 14 
Prince Maximilian of Baden
(Last Chancellor of the German Empire and Minister-President of Prussia (1918))
Prince Maximilian of Baden
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 10, 1867
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baden-Baden, Germany
Died: November 6
 15 
Emile Berliner
(Inventor)
Emile Berliner
1
Birthdate: May 20, 1851
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: August 3
 16 
Aletta Jacobs
(Physician)
Aletta Jacobs
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 9, 1854
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sappemeer, Netherlands
Died: August 10
 17 
La Goulue
(Dancer)
La Goulue
0
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: July 12, 1866
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Clichy, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Died: January 29
Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 18, 1856
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: January 5
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 19 
David Dunbar Buick
(American Inventor Best Known for Founding the 'Buick Motor Company')
David Dunbar Buick
0
Birthdate: September 17, 1854
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Arbroath, Angus, Scotland
Died: March 5
 20 
Edward Carpenter
(Poet, Philosopher, Writer)
Edward Carpenter
0
Birthdate: August 29, 1844
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hove
Died: June 28
 21 
Sergei Diaghilev
(Russian Art Critic, Ballet Impresario and Founder of the 'Ballets Russes')
Sergei Diaghilev
1
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: March 31, 1872
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chudovsky District, Russia
Died: August 19
 22 
Kate Perugini
(Painter)
Kate Perugini
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 29, 1839
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London
Died: May 9
Princess Viktoria of Prussia
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 12, 1866
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New Palace, Potsdam, Germany
Died: November 13
 24 
Jeanne Eagels
(Actress)
Jeanne Eagels
0
Birthdate: June 26, 1890
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri
Died: October 3
 25 
Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from March 1894 to June 1895)
Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 7, 1847
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: May 21
 26 
Émile Loubet
(President of France from 1899 to 1906, 45th Prime Minister of France)
Émile Loubet
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 30, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Marsanne, France
Died: December 20
 27 
Liang Qichao
(Former Chinese Director of the Imperial Library of Peking (1925 - 1927))
Liang Qichao
1
Birthdate: February 23, 1873
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Xinhui, China
Died: January 19
Grand Duke Michael Mikhailovich of Russia
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 16, 1861
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Peterhof, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 26
 29 
Robert Henri
(Painter)
Robert Henri
2
Birthdate: June 24, 1865
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cincinnati
Died: July 12
 30 
Antoine Bourdelle
(French Sculptor, Teacher and an Key Figure in the 'Art Deco Movement')
Antoine Bourdelle
0
Birthdate: October 30, 1861
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Montauban, Tarn-et-Garonne, France
Died: October 1
 31 
Bliss Carman
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 15, 1861
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fredericton
Died: June 8
 32 
Hugo von Hofmannsthal
(Novelist, Poet, Essayist)
Hugo von Hofmannsthal
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 1, 1874
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Landstraße, Vienna, Austria
Died: July 15
 33 
Victor L. Berger
(Politician)
Victor L. Berger
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 28, 1860
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Austria-Hungary
Died: August 7
 34 
John Scalise
(Criminal)
John Scalise
0
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 1900 AD
Birthplace: Castelvetrano
Died: May 7
 35 
Herman Potočnik
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: December 22, 1892
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pula
Died: August 27
 36 
Henry Scott Tuke
0
Birthdate: June 12, 1858
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: York
Died: March 13
 37 
Jozef Murgaš
(Inventor)
Jozef Murgaš
0
Birthdate: February 17, 1864
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tajov
Died: May 11
 38 
Franz Rosenzweig
(German Theologian, Philosopher and Translator)
Franz Rosenzweig
0
Birthdate: December 25, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kassel, Germany
Died: December 10
 39 
Aby Warburg
(Art historian)
Aby Warburg
1
Birthdate: June 13, 1866
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: October 26
 40 
Maria Christina of Austria
(Queen Consort of Spain (1879 – 1885))
Maria Christina of Austria
0
Birthdate: July 21, 1858
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brno, Czechia
Died: February 6
 41 
Charles Goodnight
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 5, 1836
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Died: December 12
 42 
Shiv Narayan Agnihotri
(Hindu social reformer)
Shiv Narayan Agnihotri
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 20, 1850
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kanpur, India
Died: April 3
 43 
Agner Krarup Erlang
(Mathematician, Engineer, Statistician)
Agner Krarup Erlang
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 1, 1878
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Denmark
Died: February 3
 44 
Tanaka Giichi
(Prime Minister of Japan from 1927 to 1929)
Tanaka Giichi
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 22, 1864
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Abu District, Yamaguchi, Japan
Died: September 29
 45 
William Bramwell Booth
0
Birthdate: March 8, 1856
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Halifax, United Kingdom
Died: June 16
 46 
Charles F. Brush
0
Birthdate: March 17, 1849
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Euclid, Ohio, United States
Died: June 15
 47 
Gotō Shimpei
(Politician)
Gotō Shimpei
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 24, 1857
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Isawa District, Iwate, Japan
Died: April 13
 48 
Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein
(Prince of Liechtenstein)
Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 5, 1840
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lednice, Czechia
Died: February 11
 49 
Carl Ben Eielson
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 20, 1897
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hatton, North Dakota, United States
Died: November 9
 50 
Ferdinand Foch
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 2, 1851
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tarbes, France
Died: March 20