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.

Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln
American
American President.
Pol PotPol Pot
Cambodian
Dictator, War Criminal

Jean-Paul SartreJean-Paul Sartre
French
Philosopher

Greta GarboGreta Garbo
Swedish, American
Film actress

Joey RamoneJoey Ramone
American
Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones

John Jacob Astor IVJohn Jacob Astor IV
American
Businessman
Hu YaobangHu Yaobang
Chinese
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Tommy CooperTommy Cooper
British
Comedian

Kenneth WilliamsKenneth Williams
British
Comedian
Joe MasseriaJoe Masseria
Italian, American
Mafia Boss

Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de MaintenonFrançoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon
French
Louis XIV of France's Wife
Filippo BrunelleschiFilippo Brunelleschi
Italian
Architect

Father DamienFather Damien
Belgian
Saint

Emma MoranoEmma Morano
Italian
Supercentenarian

Thomas AndrewsThomas Andrews
British
Businessperson, Naval Architect

Isidor StrausIsidor Straus
American
Businessman
Byron WhiteByron White
American
Attorney

Wallace BeeryWallace Beery
American
Actor

Matthew ArnoldMatthew Arnold
British
Poet

William McMaster MurdochWilliam McMaster Murdoch
Scottish
First Officer of RMS Titanic
Jean GenetJean Genet
French
Novelist

Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
American
 
Manuel RoxasManuel Roxas
Filipino
Former President of the Philippines

Mikhail LomonosovMikhail Lomonosov
Russian
Scientist, Poet, Geologist, Astronomer

Anna AncherAnna Ancher
Danish
Painter
William Thomas SteadWilliam Thomas Stead
British
Journalism

Corrie ten BoomCorrie ten Boom
Writer, Autobiographer
Pedro InfantePedro Infante
Mexican
Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter

Arthur LoweArthur Lowe
British
Actor

Lee KonitzLee Konitz
American
American composer
Richard ConteRichard Conte
American
Actor

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Jonathan CrombieJonathan Crombie
Canadian
Actor
Allan HoldsworthAllan Holdsworth
British
Musician

Clement FreudClement Freud
German, British
Politician

Fritz HaarmannFritz Haarmann
German
Serial killer

Raymond BaileyRaymond Bailey
American
Actor
Gaston LerouxGaston Leroux
French
Journalist, Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter
Giovanni GentileGiovanni Gentile
Italian
Philosopher

Jack HererJack Herer
American
Politician

Hazel CourtHazel Court
British
Actress

Godwin, Earl of WessexGodwin, Earl of Wessex
British
Earl of Wessex
TotòTotò
Italian
Comedian

George Calvert, Baron BaltimoreGeorge Calvert, 1st Baron Baltimore
British
politician

Robert MusilRobert Musil
Austrian
Writer, Librarian, Novelist, Playwright,

Henry Tingle WildeHenry Tingle Wilde
British
Chief mate

Leslie CharterisLeslie Charteris
Singaporean, British
Author
Empress SuikoEmpress Suiko
Japanese
Monarch

John CurryJohn Curry
British
Figure skater
Jacques FutrelleJacques Futrelle
American
American journalist

Bruno BauerBruno Bauer
German
Philosopher, Theologian, Historian

William EmpsonWilliam Empson
British
Literary Critic
César VallejoCésar Vallejo
Peruvian
Poet, Writer, Playwright, Translator, Journalist

Viktor ChernovViktor Chernov
Russian
Political leader
Hubert RobertHubert Robert
French
Curator, Painter

Oliver EvansOliver Evans
American
Inventor

Yap Ah LoyYap Ah Loy
Chinese, Malaysian
Malaysian leader

Emma WillardEmma Willard
American
American activist

RoxelanaRoxelana
Ukrainian
 
Pope Benedict VIIIPope Benedict VIII
Italian
Pope

Charles BulfinchCharles Bulfinch
American
Architect

David ElazarDavid Elazar
Israeli
Military Commander

Fernand de BrinonFernand de Brinon
French
Journalist, Socialite, Lawyer
Rosalba CarrieraRosalba Carriera
Italian
Painter

Mitsuteru YokoyamaMitsuteru Yokoyama
Japanese
Artist
Mohammad RabbaniMohammad Rabbani
Afghan
Political leader

Murray RoseMurray Rose
Australian, British
Swimmer

John Tuzo WilsonJohn Tuzo Wilson
Canadian
Geologist, Geophysicist, University teacher
Khālid al-IslāmbūlīKhālid al-Islāmbūlī
Egyptian
Assassin

Benjamin HooksBenjamin Hooks
American
Civil Rights leader
Olga LengyelOlga Lengyel
Hungarian
Writer

Archibald Campbell, 3rd Duke of ArgyllArchibald Campbell, 3rd Duke of Argyll
Scottish
Politician

Nikolai Fyodorovich VatutinNikolai Fyodorovich Vatutin
Russian, Russian
Military commander
Henry BestonHenry Beston
American
Writer, Children's writer

Jules DalouJules Dalou
French
Sculptor
Richard MulcasterRichard Mulcaster
British
Educator

Simon DachSimon Dach
Prussian
Poet

Juan Manuel BlanesJuan Manuel Blanes
Uruguayan
Artist

Gyula IllyésGyula Illyés
Hungarian
Poet
Julia LathropJulia Lathrop
American
Social worker
Jack PhillipsJack Phillips
British
radiotelegraphist

Lhendup DorjiLhendup Dorji
Bhutanese
Prime Minister

Jane DelanoJane Delano
American
Nurse

Phil SokolofPhil Sokolof
American
Businessman
Yamana SōzenYamana Sōzen
Japanese
Monk

Dmitry SipyaginDmitry Sipyagin
Ukrainian, Russian
Statesman

Ğabdulla TuqayĞabdulla Tuqay
Russian
Poet

Zdeněk MlynářZdeněk Mlynář
Czech
Politician

Richard SmithRichard Smith
British
Painter
Jean Charles Galissard de MarignacJean Charles Galissard de Marignac
Swiss
Chemist

Anne Henrietta MartinAnne Henrietta Martin
American
Author
Johannes HuddeJohannes Hudde
Dutch
Mathematician

Auguste LaurentAuguste Laurent
French
Chemist
Mildred CleghornMildred Cleghorn
American
Educator
Edward SmithEdward Smith
British