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
17 January 1706, American
Founding Father of the United States
Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
24 September 1941, American
Photographer, Musician

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
05 September 1888, Indian
Confident, Ambitious

Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925, American
Actress

Barbara BushBarbara Bush
08 June 1925, American
Former First Lady of the U.S

Gabriel Garcia MarquezGabriel Garcia Marquez
06 March 1927, Colombian
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Roger Wolcott SperryRoger Wolcott Sperry
20 August 1913, American
Neuropsychologist

A. Alfred TaubmanA. Alfred Taubman
31 January 1924, American
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist

Jean Baptiste PerrinJean Baptiste Perrin
30 September 1870, French
Physicist

Henrik DamHenrik Dam
21 February 1895, Danish
Biochemist
Eddie CochranEddie Cochran
03 October 1938, American
guitarist,singer, singer-songwriter, composer

Juana Inés de la CruzJuana Inés de la Cruz
12 November 1651, Mexican
Poet, Nun, Writer, Mathematician, Philosopher,
Mark W. ClarkMark W. Clark
01 May 1896, American
Officer

Dick ShawnDick Shawn
01 December 1923, American
stage actor, film actor

Kitty CarlisleKitty Carlisle
03 September 1910, American
actor,singer, musician, opera singer
Joseph I, Holy Roman EmperorJoseph I, Holy Roman Emperor
26 July 1678, Austrian, Hungarian
Composer

Anthony GaggiAnthony Gaggi
07 August 1925, American
 
Louise NevelsonLouise Nevelson
23 September 1899, American
Sculptor, Painter

Chaim HerzogChaim Herzog
17 September 1918, Israeli
Former President of Israel

Patrick GeddesPatrick Geddes
02 October 1854, British, Scottish
Urban planner, Sociologist
ProclusProclus
08 February 0412, Turkish
philosopher

Nasser Al-KharafiNasser Al-Kharafi
1944 AD, Egyptian
Kuwaiti businessman
Osamu DezakiOsamu Dezaki
18 November 1943, Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter, Impresario

Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de SévignéMarie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné
05 February 1626, French
Aristocrat

Pope Benedict IIIPope Benedict III
Italian
 

Philip WebbPhilip Webb
12 January 1831, British
Architect
Ben FranklinBen Franklin
17 January 1706, American
 
Henry AllenHenry Allen
07 January 1908, American
trumpeter, jazz musician

RoseyRosey
07 April 1970, American
professional wrestler

Aime CesaireAime Cesaire
26 June 1913, French, Martiniquan
 

Bessie Emery HeadBessie Emery Head
06 July 1937, South African
 
Francis of Spain, Duke of CádizFrancis of Spain, Duke of Cádiz
13 May 1822, Spanish
 

Turgut ÖzalTurgut Özal
13 October 1927, Turkish
President