Died On April 13th

Discover the most famous people who died on April 13. The list includes people like Günter Grass, John Archibald Wheeler, Eduardo Galeano, Annie Jump Cannon, Wallace Stegner. Famous personalities featured on this list, include novelists, political leaders, journalists and sociologists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, France 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 
Miloš Forman
(Best Known for Directing the 1975 Psychological Comedy Drama Film 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest')

Miloš Forman
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Birthdate: February 18, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Čáslav, Czechoslovakia
Died: 2018

 2 
Art Bell
(Radio Personality)

Art Bell
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Birthdate: June 17, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Died: 2018

 3 
James Burke
(Mobster)

James Burke
3
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: July 5, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1996

 4 
Mark Fidrych
(Baseball player)

Mark Fidrych
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 14, 1954
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2009

 5 
Chi Cheng
(musician)

Chi Cheng
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 15, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockton
Died: 2013

Tewodros II of Ethiopia
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1818 AD
Birthplace: Qwara, Dembiya
Died: 1868

 7 

Wallace Stegner
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 18, 1909
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lake Mills
Died: 1993
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 8 
Eduardo Galeano
(Journalist)

Eduardo Galeano
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Birthdate: September 3, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died: 2015

 9 
Annie Jump Cannon
(Astronomer)

Annie Jump Cannon
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 11, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dover
Died: 1941

 10 
Henry Darger
(Writer)

Henry Darger
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 12, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 1973

 11 

John Archibald Wheeler
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 9, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Jacksonville
Died: 2008

 12 
Grey Owl
(Writer, Novelist)

Grey Owl
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 18, 1888
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hastings
Died: 1938

 13 

Jean de La Fontaine
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 8, 1621
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Château-Thierry, Champagne, France
Died: 1695

 14 
Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti
(Teacher, Politician, Activist)

Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 25, 1900
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Abeokuta
Died: 1978

 15 
Diamond Jim Brady
(Businessman)

Diamond Jim Brady
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 12, 1856
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: 1917

 16 
Johnnie Johnson
(American musician)

Johnnie Johnson
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 8, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fairmont, West Virginia, United States
Died: 2005

 17 

John Humphrey Noyes
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 3, 1811
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brattleboro, Vermont, United States
Died: 1886

 18 
Ernst Cassirer
(Philosopher, University teacher)

Ernst Cassirer
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Birthdate: July 28, 1874
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wrocław
Died: 1945

 19 
Bobby Leonard
(Basketball player, Basketball coach)

Bobby Leonard
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 17, 1932
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 20 
Dorothy Ashby
(Composer)

Dorothy Ashby
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 6, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 1986

 21 
Bruno Bauer
(Philosopher, Theologian, Historian)

Bruno Bauer
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Birthdate: September 6, 1809
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Eisenberg, Germany
Died: 1882

 22 

Vasily Vereshchagin
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Birthdate: October 26, 1842
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cherepovets, Novgorod Governorate, Russia
Died: 1904

 23 
Krum
(Ruler)

Krum
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Birthdate: 0755 AD
Birthplace: Pannonia
Died: 0814

 24 

Edward Stratemeyer
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Birthdate: October 4, 1862
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1905

 25 
François Tombalbaye
(1st President of Chad)

François Tombalbaye
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 15, 1918
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Béssada, Chad
Died: 1975

 26 
Elwood Haynes
(Inventor)

Elwood Haynes
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Birthdate: October 14, 1857
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Portland, Indiana, United States
Died: 1925

 27 
Günter Grass
(German Novelist & Nobel Prize Laureate, Best Known for His 1959 Novel, 'The Tin Drum')

Günter Grass
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Birthdate: October 16, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Free City of Danzig, Poland
Died: 2015

 28 
Georges Duhamel
(Former writer who published Confession de minuit, the first of a series featuring the anti-hero Salavin)

Georges Duhamel
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 30, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1966

 29 
Lavr Kornilov
(Explorer)

Lavr Kornilov
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 30, 1870
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ust'-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan
Died: 1918

 30 
Peter Warner
(Sailor)

Peter Warner
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 22, 1931
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
Died: 2021

 31 

John A. Bennett
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 10, 1935
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Died: 1961

 32 
Vsevolod I of Kiev
(Politician)

Vsevolod I of Kiev
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1030 AD
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1093

 33 
Sasaki Kojirō
(Swordsman)

Sasaki Kojirō
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 1575 AD
Birthplace: Fukui, Japan
Died: 1612

 34 
Grigory Orlov
(Military officer)

Grigory Orlov
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 6, 1734
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lyutkino, Russia
Died: 1783

 35 
K. S. Chandrasekharan
(Mathematician)

K. S. Chandrasekharan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 21, 1920
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Andhra Pradesh, India
Died: 2017

 36 
Max Gluckman
(Anthropologist)

Max Gluckman
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Birthdate: January 26, 1911
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: 1975

 37 

Johann Gottlieb Goldberg
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 14, 1727
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gdańsk, Poland
Died: 1756

 38 
Harry Kalas
(Sportscaster)

Harry Kalas
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Birthdate: March 26, 1936
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Naperville, Illinois, United States
Died: 2009

 39 
Pierre Marie
(Neurologist)

Pierre Marie
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: September 9, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1940

 40 

Ishikawa Takuboku
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 20, 1886
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hinoto, Japan
Died: 1912

 41 
Har Prasad Nanda
(Industrialist)

Har Prasad Nanda
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 9, 1917
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan
Died: 1999

 42 

Jean Gascon
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Birthdate: December 21, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: 1988

 43 
Herbert Blumer
(Sociologist)

Herbert Blumer
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Birthdate: March 7, 1900
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: 1987

 44 
Ernesto Laclau
(Philosopher, University teacher, Sociologist)

Ernesto Laclau
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 6, 1935
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Buenos Aires
Died: 2014

 45 
Cécile Chaminade
(Former Pianist, Composer who was awarded the Légion d'Honneur, a first for a female composer)

Cécile Chaminade
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 8, 1857
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1944

 46 

Bartolomeo Ammannati
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Birthdate: June 18, 1511
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Settignano, Italy
Died: 1592

 47 

Richard Montagu
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1577 AD
Birthplace: Dorney, England
Died: 1641

 48 
Domnall mac Ailpín
(King of Alba)

Domnall mac Ailpín
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Birthdate: 0812 AD
Birthplace: Iona, United Kingdom
Died: 0862

 49 
Moritz Lazarus
(Philosopher)

Moritz Lazarus
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Birthdate: September 15, 1824
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wielen, Poland
Died: 1903

 50 

Paul the Deacon
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Birthdate: 0720 AD
Birthplace: Cividale del Friuli
Died: 0799