Died On April 17th

Discover the most famous people who died on April 17. The list includes people like Benjamin Franklin, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, A. Alfred Taubman, Roger Wolcott Sperry, Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Famous personalities featured on this list, include philosophers, poets, composers and political leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom and many more countries.

Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin
British, American
Founding Father of the United States
Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
American
Photographer, Musician

Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
American
Actress

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
Indian
Confident, Ambitious

Barbara BushBarbara Bush
American
Former First Lady of the U.S

Roger Wolcott SperryRoger Wolcott Sperry
American
Neuropsychologist
A. Alfred TaubmanA. Alfred Taubman
American
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist

Gabriel Garcia MarquezGabriel Garcia Marquez
Colombian
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Jean Baptiste PerrinJean Baptiste Perrin
French
Physicist

Henrik DamHenrik Dam
Danish
Biochemist
SoundaryaSoundarya
Indian
Actress

Juana Inés de la CruzJuana Inés de la Cruz
Mexican
Poet, Nun, Writer, Mathematician, Philosopher,
Eddie CochranEddie Cochran
American
guitarist,singer, singer-songwriter, composer

Michael SarrazinMichael Sarrazin
Canadian
Actor

Ralph AbernathyRalph Abernathy
American
Civil Rights Activist
Dick ShawnDick Shawn
American
stage actor, film actor

Kitty CarlisleKitty Carlisle
American
actor,singer, musician, opera singer
Mark W. ClarkMark W. Clark
American
Officer

Joseph I, Holy Roman EmperorJoseph I, Holy Roman Emperor
Austrian, Hungarian
Composer

Louise NevelsonLouise Nevelson
American
Sculptor, Painter
Anthony GaggiAnthony Gaggi
American
 

Patrick GeddesPatrick Geddes
British, Scottish
Urban planner, Sociologist
Chaim HerzogChaim Herzog
Israeli
Former President of Israel

ProclusProclus
Turkish
philosopher

Cheo FelicianoCheo Feliciano
Puerto Rican
Singer

Nasser Al-KharafiNasser Al-Kharafi
Egyptian
Kuwaiti businessman
Osamu DezakiOsamu Dezaki
Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter, Impresario
Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de SévignéMarie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné
French
Aristocrat

Pope Benedict IIIPope Benedict III
Italian
 

Philip WebbPhilip Webb
British
Architect

Hannah Webster FosterHannah Webster Foster
American
Novelist
Henry AllenHenry Allen
American
trumpeter, jazz musician

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Aime CesaireAime Cesaire
French, Martiniquan
 

RoseyRosey
American
professional wrestler

Francis Eugene Cardinal GeorgeFrancis Eugene Cardinal George
American
Archbishop

Robert Coleman AtkinsRobert Coleman Atkins
American
Cardiologist
Bessie Emery HeadBessie Emery Head
South African
 

Francis of Spain, Duke of CádizFrancis of Spain, Duke of Cádiz
Spanish
 
Turgut ÖzalTurgut Özal
Turkish
President