Died On April 1st

Discover the most famous people who died on April 1. The list includes people like Marvin Gaye, Max Ernst, Scott Joplin, Charles I of Austria, Martha Graham. Famous personalities featured on this list, include artists, political leaders, emperors & kings and composers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France 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 
Marvin Gaye
(Singer-songwriter)

Marvin Gaye
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 2, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: 1984

 2 
Simo Häyhä
(Sniper)

Simo Häyhä
14
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 17, 1905
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rautjärvi, Finland
Died: 2002
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 3 
Eleanor of Aquitaine
(Queen of France (1137-1152))

Eleanor of Aquitaine
4
Birthdate: 1122 AD
Birthplace: France
Died: 1204

 4 
Scott Joplin
(Composer & Pianist)

Scott Joplin
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 24, 1868
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Texas, United States
Died: 1917

 5 
Mutsuhiro Watanabe
(Imperial Japanese Army Corporal)

Mutsuhiro Watanabe
15
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 18, 1918
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 2003

 6 
Charles I of Austria
(Emperor of Austria (1916-18))

Charles I of Austria
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Birthdate: August 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Persenbeug-Gottsdorf, Austria
Died: 1922

 7 

John Forsythe
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Birthdate: January 29, 1918
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Jersey
Died: 2010
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 8 
Cynthia Lennon
(John Lennon's Ex-Wife)

Cynthia Lennon
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 10, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Blackpool, England
Died: 2015
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 9 
Martha Graham
(Modern dancer and choreographer)

Martha Graham
4
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: May 11, 1894
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1991

 10 
Max Ernst
(Painter)

Max Ernst
3
Birthdate: April 2, 1891
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brühl, Germany
Died: 1976

 11 
Charles R. Drew
(Physician & Surgeon)

Charles R. Drew
6
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: June 3, 1904
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: 1950

 12 
Frank Capone
(Gangster)

Frank Capone
8
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: July 16, 1895
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1924

 13 
Lev Landau
(Physicist)

Lev Landau
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 22, 1908
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan
Died: 1968

 14 
Leslie Cheung
(Singer and Actor)

Leslie Cheung
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 12, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kowloon, Hong Kong
Died: 2003
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 15 
George II of Greece
(King of Greece (1922-1924))

George II of Greece
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Birthdate: July 19, 1890
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tatoi Palace, Greece
Died: 1947

 16 
Steven Bochco
(Producer)

Steven Bochco
2
Birthdate: December 16, 1943
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 2018

 17 
Alfred Lennon
(Singer-songwriter)

Alfred Lennon
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 14, 1912
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: 1976

 18 
Hayley Okines
(Activist)

Hayley Okines
1
Birthdate: December 3, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Arrington
Died: 2015

 19 
Hermann Rorschach
(Swiss psychiatrist)

Hermann Rorschach
1
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: November 8, 1884
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Died: 1922

 20 
Juan de Borbón
(Spanish royal)

Juan de Borbón
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 20, 1913
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Segovia, Spain
Died: 1993

 21 
Rube Waddell
(Baseball Player)

Rube Waddell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 13, 1876
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1914

 22 
Helena Rubinstein
(Business women)

Helena Rubinstein
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 27, 1870
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kraków, Austrian Poland
Died: 1965

 23 
Alan Kulwicki
(Racing Driver)

Alan Kulwicki
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 14, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Greenfield, Wisconsin, United States
Died: 1993

 24 

Ellis Marsalis Jr.
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 14, 1934
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 2020

 25 
Erik Bruhn
(Choreographer)

Erik Bruhn
0
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: October 3, 1928
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: 1986

 26 
Ed Roberts
(American computer pioneer and physician)

Ed Roberts
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: September 13, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Miami, Florida,United States
Died: 2010

 27 
Leila Denmark
(Pediatrician, Author)

Leila Denmark
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: February 1, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Portal
Died: 2012

 28 

Adam Schlesinger
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 31, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2020

 29 

Jesse Albert Stone
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 16, 1901
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Atchison, Kansas, United States
Died: 1999

 30 

Ferenc Molnár
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 12, 1878
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 1952

 31 

Pope Marcellinus
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0304

 32 
Philipp Mainlander
(Philosopher)

Philipp Mainlander
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 5, 1841
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Offenbach, Germany
Died: 1876

 33 
Maha Bandula
(General)

Maha Bandula
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 6, 1782
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dabayin, Kingdom of Burma
Died: 1825

 34 
Madame Restell
(Abortionist)

Madame Restell
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 6, 1812
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: England
Died: 1878

 35 
Barbara Luddy
(Actress, Voice actress)

Barbara Luddy
0
Birthdate: May 25, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Great Falls, Montana, United States
Died: 1979
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 36 
Henri Cochet
(Tennis Player)

Henri Cochet
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 14, 1901
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Villeurbanne, France
Died: 1987
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 37 

F. O. Matthiessen
1
Birthdate: February 19, 1902
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States
Died: 1950

 38 

Pope John XV
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0996

 39 

Oswaldo Fadda
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 1, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bento Ribeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: 2005

 40 

Solly Zuckerman, Baron Zuckerman
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 30, 1904
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa
Died: 1993

 41 
Cheryl Barrymore
(Dancer, Businesspeople)

Cheryl Barrymore
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 22, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2005

 42 

Carrie Snodgress
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Birthdate: October 27, 1945
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Barrington, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 2004
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 43 
Patrick Juvet
(Model, Singer)

Patrick Juvet
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 21, 1950
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montreux, Switzerland
Died: 2021
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 44 
Gerald Irons
(American football player)

Gerald Irons
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 2, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 45 

François-Marie Raoult
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 10, 1830
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fournes-en-Weppes, France
Died: 1901

 46 

Pratyusha Banerjee
8
Birthdate: August 10, 1991
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
Died: 2016
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 47 
Jolie Gabor
(Jeweler, Socialite)

Jolie Gabor
1
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: September 30, 1896
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 1997

 48 

Driss Chraïbi
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 15, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: El Jadida, Morocco
Died: 2007

 49 
Gloria Stavers
(Journalist)

Gloria Stavers
0
Birthdate: October 3, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
Died: 1983

 50 
Paulo Muwanga
(6th President of Uganda)

Paulo Muwanga
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1924 AD
Birthplace: Uganda
Died: 1991