Died On April 16th

Discover the most famous people who died on April 16. The list includes people like Francisco Goya, Rosalind Franklin, Alexis de Tocqueville, Bernadette Soubirous, David Lean. Famous personalities featured on this list, include novelists, mathematicians, poets and historians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from France, United States, United Kingdom 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 
Helen McCrory
(Actress)

Helen McCrory
28
Birthdate: August 17, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England
Died: 2021
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 2 
Robert Urich
(Film Actor)

Robert Urich
5
Birthdate: December 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Toronto, Ohio, United States
Died: 2002
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 

Rosalind Franklin
4
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: July 25, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Notting Hill, London, England
Died: 1958

 4 
Francisco Goya
(Painters)

Francisco Goya
8
Birthdate: March 30, 1746
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fuendetodos
Died: 1828

 5 

Harry Anderson
3
Birthdate: October 14, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Newport, Rhode Island, U.S.
Died: 2018
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

Bernadette Soubirous
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 7, 1844
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lourdes, France
Died: 1879

 7 

Cheyenne Brando
4
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: February 20, 1970
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tahiti, French Polynesia
Died: 1995
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 8 
Johnny Torrio
(Gangster)

Johnny Torrio
6
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 20, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Irsina, Italy
Died: 1957

 9 
Rudolf Höss
(German Nazi Officer)

Rudolf Höss
12
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 25, 1901
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Baden-Baden, Germany
Died: 1947

 10 
Alexis de Tocqueville
(Historian Known for His Works 'Democracy in America' & 'The Old Regime' & 'The Revolution')

Alexis de Tocqueville
0
Birthdate: July 29, 1805
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1859

 11 
Iqbal Masih
(Children's Rights Activist)

Iqbal Masih
293
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 1983 AD
Birthplace: Muridke, Pakistan
Died: 1995

 12 

Ralph Waldo Ellison
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 1, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Died: 1994

 13 
Marie Tussaud
(Visual Artist, Wax Sculptor)

Marie Tussaud
1
Birthdate: December 7, 1761
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: 1850

 14 

Neville Brand
0
Birthdate: August 13, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Griswold, Iowa, USA
Died: 1992
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 15 
Otho
(Emperor)

Otho
8
Birthdate: April 28, 0032
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ferentium, Italy
Died: 0069

 16 
Pat Summerall
(American Football Player)

Pat Summerall
3
Birthdate: May 10, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lake City, Florida, United States
Died: 2013
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 17 
Aphra Behn
(Playwright)

Aphra Behn
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 10, 1640
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Canterbury, England
Died: 1689

 18 
David Lean
(Film Director, Producer & Screenwater)

David Lean
2
Birthdate: March 25, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Croydon, Surrey, England
Died: 1991

 19 
Felix Silla
(Actor from Italy best known for his role as Cousin Itt in the series, The Addams Family)

Felix Silla
2
Birthdate: January 11, 1937
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Roccacasale, Abruzzo, Italy
Died: 2021
Height: 3'11" (119 cm)

 20 
Stavros Niarchos
(Entrepreneur)

Stavros Niarchos
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: July 3, 1909
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: 1996

 21 

Scott Brady
0
Birthdate: September 13, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1985
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 22 

Abdelhamid Ben Badis
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 4, 1889
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Constantine, Algeria
Died: 1940

 23 
Edna Ferber
(playwright, novelist, writer,screenwriter)

Edna Ferber
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 15, 1885
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Appleton
Died: 1968

Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 7, 1707
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Montbard, France
Died: 1788

Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 1, 1878
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Schloss Rosenau, Coburg, Rödental, Germany
Died: 1942

 26 

Samuel Smiles
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 23, 1812
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Died: 1904

 27 
Edward Norton Lorenz
(Mathematician)

Edward Norton Lorenz
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 23, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: West Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: 2008

 28 
Khalil al-Wazir
(Military leader)

Khalil al-Wazir
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 10, 1935
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ramla, Israel
Died: 1988

 29 
Michael Ritchie
(Director)

Michael Ritchie
5
Birthdate: November 28, 1938
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States
Died: 2001

 30 

Luis Sepúlveda
1
Birthdate: October 4, 1949
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ovalle, Chile
Died: 2020

 31 
Putra of Perlis
(Sovereign)

Putra of Perlis
0
Birthdate: November 25, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Arau, Malaysia
Died: 2000

 32 
Émile Bernard
(Post-Impressionist painter, Writer)

Émile Bernard
0
Birthdate: April 28, 1868
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lille, France
Died: 1941

 33 

Clare Crockett
0
Birthdate: November 14, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Died: 2016

 34 

Yasunari Kawabata
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 11, 1899
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Osaka
Died: 1972

 35 
Nino Bravo
(Singer)

Nino Bravo
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 3, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Aielo de Malferit (Province of Valencia Valencia), Spain
Died: 1973

 36 
Khosrow Jahanbani
(Shahnaz Pahlavi's husband)

Khosrow Jahanbani
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 27, 1941
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
Died: 2014

Prince Paul of Württemberg
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 19, 1785
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1852

 38 
Policarpo Paz García
(Political Leader)

Policarpo Paz García
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 7, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Goascoran, Honduras
Died: 2000

 39 
Slim Keith
(Socialite)

Slim Keith
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 15, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Salinas, California, United States
Died: 1990

 40 
Cy Endfield
(Screenwriter)

Cy Endfield
0
Birthdate: November 10, 1914
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1995

George Cambridge, 2nd Marquess of Cambridge
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 11, 1895
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Grosvenor House, London, England
Died: 1981

Charles II, Duke of Parma
0
Birthdate: December 22, 1799
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: 1883

 43 

Henry Augustus Rowland
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 27, 1848
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Honesdale, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1901

 44 

George William Hill
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 3, 1838
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: 1914

 45 
Benedict Joseph Labre
(Saints, Beggar)

Benedict Joseph Labre
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 25, 1748
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Amettes, France
Died: 1783

 46 
Steve Bloomer
(Football player, Football Manager)

Steve Bloomer
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 20, 1874
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cradley, Worcestershire, England
Died: 1938
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 47 
Byron Haskin
(Director)

Byron Haskin
0
Birthdate: April 22, 1899
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Died: 1984

 48 

Otto Wilhelm von Struve
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 7, 1819
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tartu
Died: 1905

 49 

Johann Baptist Cramer
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 24, 1771
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany
Died: 1858

 50 
Gene Deitch
(Animator)

Gene Deitch
0
Birthdate: August 8, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2020