Died On April 15th

Discover the most famous people who died on April 15. The list includes people like Abraham Lincoln, Pol Pot, Jean-Paul Sartre, Greta Garbo, John Jacob Astor IV. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, political leaders, actors and sailors and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, France & Italy 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 Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln
67
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: 16th President of the United States (1861-1865)
Birthdate: February 12, 1809
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Larue County, Kentucky, United States
Died: 1865
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 2 Brian Dennehy

Brian Dennehy
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 9, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 3 R. Lee Ermey

R. Lee Ermey
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Famous As: American actor
Birthdate: March 24, 1944
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Emporia, Kansas, U.S.
Died: 2018
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 4 Greta Garbo

Greta Garbo
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 18, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 1990
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 5 John Jacob Astor IV

John Jacob Astor IV
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: July 13, 1864
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rhinebeck Village, Rhinebeck, New York, United States
Died: 1912

 6 Joey Ramone

Joey Ramone
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones
Birthdate: May 19, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Forest Hills, New York, United States
Died: 2001

 7 Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Playwright, & Philosopher
Birthdate: June 21, 1905
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1980
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 8 Edward Smith

Edward Smith
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: January 27, 1850
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Died: 1912

 9 Pol Pot

Pol Pot
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of Cambodia (1976-79)
Birthdate: May 19, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Prek Sbov, Cambodia
Died: 1998
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 10 Tommy Cooper

Tommy Cooper
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: March 19, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Caerphilly
Died: 1984

 11 Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: December 24, 1822
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Laleham, United Kingdom
Died: 1888

 12 Pedro Infante

Pedro Infante
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter
Birthdate: November 18, 1917
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mazatlán
Died: 1957
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 Joe Masseria

Joe Masseria
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Mafia Boss
Birthdate: January 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sicily
Died: 1931

 14 Kenneth Williams

Kenneth Williams
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: February 22, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Islington, London, England
Died: 1988

 15 Madame de Pompadour

Madame de Pompadour
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Noblewomen
Birthdate: December 29, 1721
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1764

 16 Thomas Andrews

Thomas Andrews
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Businessperson, Naval Architect
Birthdate: February 7, 1873
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Comber, County Down, Ireland
Died: 1912

 17 Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon

Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon
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Famous As: Louis XIV of France's Wife
Birthdate: November 27, 1635
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Niort, France
Died: 1719

 18 Raymond Bailey

Raymond Bailey
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 6, 1904
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
Died: 1980
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 19 Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg

Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: October 24, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Balmoral Castle, Scotland
Died: 1969

 20 Edward Gorey

Edward Gorey
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 22, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2000

 21 Byron White

Byron White
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer, Football player, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US (1962-93)
Birthdate: June 8, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
Died: 2002
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 22 Isidor Straus

Isidor Straus
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: U.S. House Representative from New York (1894-1895)
Birthdate: February 6, 1845
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Otterberg, Germany
Died: 1912

 23 Jonathan Crombie

Jonathan Crombie
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 12, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died: 2015
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 24 Manuel Roxas

Manuel Roxas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of the Philippines
Birthdate: January 1, 1892
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Roxas City, Philippines
Died: 1948

 25 Mikhail Lomonosov

Mikhail Lomonosov
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist, Polymath, Writer
Birthdate: November 19, 1711
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lomonossowo, Russia
Died: 1765

 26 Richard Conte

Richard Conte
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 24, 1910
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Died: 1975
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 27 Wallace Beery

Wallace Beery
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 1, 1885
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Clay County
Died: 1949

 28 Fritz Haarmann

Fritz Haarmann
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: October 25, 1879
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: 1925

 29 Corrie ten Boom

Corrie ten Boom
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Listed In: Evangelists
Famous As: Writer and watchmaker
Birthdate: April 15, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Haarlem, Netherlands
Died: 1983

 30 Ida Straus

Ida Straus
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: February 6, 1849
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Worms, Germany Worms, Germany
Died: 1912

 31 Filippo Brunelleschi

Filippo Brunelleschi
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 1377 AD
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1446

 32 Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: August 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bradford, Yorkshire, England, UK
Died: 2017

 33 Benjamin Guggenheim

Benjamin Guggenheim
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businesspeople
Birthdate: October 26, 1865
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1912

 34 Jack Phillips

Jack Phillips
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Wireless telegraphist
Birthdate: April 11, 1887
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Farncombe, Surrey, England
Died: 1912

 35 Father Damien

Father Damien
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Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: January 3, 1840
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tremelo, Belgium
Died: 1889

 36 Gaston Leroux

Gaston Leroux
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 6, 1868
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1927

 37 Arthur Lowe

Arthur Lowe
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 22, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hayfield, Derbyshire, England, UK
Died: 1982
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 38 Giovanni Gentile

Giovanni Gentile
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 30, 1875
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Castelvetrano, Italy
Died: 1944

 39 Roy Chiao

Roy Chiao
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 16, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Shanghai, China
Died: 1999

 40 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: 1928

 41 Joseph Philippe Lemercier Laroche

Joseph Philippe Lemercier Laroche
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: May 26, 1887
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cap-Haïtien, Haiti
Died: 1912

 42 Jacques Futrelle

Jacques Futrelle
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Famous As: Journalist and mystery writer, best known for writing short detective stories
Birthdate: April 9, 1875
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pike County, Georgia, United States
Died: 1912

 43 Jack Herer

Jack Herer
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 18, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Buffalo NY, United States
Died: 2010

 44 Robert Musil

Robert Musil
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Former philosophical writer whose unfinished novel, The Man Without Qualities is generally considered to be one of the most important and influential modernist novels
Birthdate: November 6, 1880
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Klagenfurt, Austria
Died: 1942

 45 Hazel Court

Hazel Court
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 10, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, England
Died: 2008

 46 Emma Willard

Emma Willard
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: American activist
Birthdate: February 23, 1787
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1870

 47 Willie Davis

Willie Davis
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player, Businessman
Birthdate: July 24, 1934
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lisbon, Louisiana, United States
Died: 2020

 48 César Vallejo

César Vallejo
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Former poet and author known for an avant-garde poetry collection entitled Trilce
Birthdate: March 16, 1892
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Santiago de Chuco, Peru
Died: 1938

 49 Anna Ancher

Anna Ancher
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 18, 1859
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Skagen, Denmark
Died: 1935

 50 Godwin, Earl of Wessex

Godwin, Earl of Wessex
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Earl of Wessex
Birthdate: 1001 AD
Birthplace: Sussex, England
Died: 1053