Died On April 29th

Discover the most famous people who died on April 29. The list includes people like Alfred Hitchcock, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Albert Hofmann, John Kenneth Galbraith, Wallace Carothers. Famous personalities featured on this list, include philosophers, journalists, chemists and political scientists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Canada, Italy and many more countries.

Alfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock
British
Film Director and Producer
Ludwig WittgensteinLudwig Wittgenstein
Austrian
Philosopher

Catherine of SienaCatherine of Siena
Italian
Mystic

Albert HofmannAlbert Hofmann
Swiss
The First Person to Synthesize LSD

John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith
Canadian
Economist

Michiel de RuyterMichiel de Ruyter
Dutch
Admiral
Wallace Hume Carothers Wallace Carothers
American
Inventor of Neoprene & Nylon

Salvador MazzaSalvador Mazza
Argentinian
Physician and Epidemiologist

Irrfan KhanIrrfan Khan
Indian
Actor
Bob HoskinsBob Hoskins
British
Actor

Mick RonsonMick Ronson
Guitarist, Composer, Songwriter, Record producer
Deborah SampsonDeborah Sampson
American
Military woman

Irving FisherIrving Fisher
American
Economist, Statistician

Constantine P. CavafyConstantine P. Cavafy
Egyptian, Greek, British
Poet, Writer, Civil servant, Journalist

Anthony MannAnthony Mann
American
Actor

Nick JoaquinNick Joaquin
Filipino
Writer, Journalist
Russell KirkRussell Kirk
American
Political scientist, Philosopher, Literary critic,

Wilhelm Ritter von LeebWilhelm Ritter von Leeb
German
Military personnel

Robert PlutchikRobert Plutchik
American
Psychologist, Emotion psychologist, University

Rufus KingRufus King
American
politician, lawyer, diplomat
Anagarika DharmapalaAnagarika Dharmapala
Sri Lankan
Writer

Calvin PeeteCalvin Peete
American
Golfer
Charles TillyCharles Tilly
American
Historian, Political scientist, Sociologist,

Amarillo SlimAmarillo Slim
American
Gambler

Leonid KhachiyanLeonid Khachiyan
American, Russian
Mathematician
Diego de LandaDiego de Landa
Spanish
Bishop

Jean NidetchJean Nidetch
American
Entrepreneur
Mike RoykoMike Royko
American
Columnist

William GilletteWilliam Gillette
American
Actor

Al FeldsteinAl Feldstein
American
Writer
Joanna RussJoanna Russ
American
Writer

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Babu Chiri SherpaBabu Chiri Sherpa
Nepalese
Mountaineer
James McCrackenJames McCracken
American
Operatic Tenor

Raúl PrebischRaúl Prebisch
Argentinian
Economist

Anthony BoucherAnthony Boucher
American
Author

Janko BobetkoJanko Bobetko
Croatian
Military general
Emily StoweEmily Stowe
Canadian
Teacher, Physician
Ivica RačanIvica Račan
German, Croatian
Politician

Reuven FeuersteinReuven Feuerstein
Israeli, Romanian
Educationist, Educator

José Félix UriburuJosé Félix Uriburu
Argentinian
Politician

Leroy CarrLeroy Carr
American
Musician
George FarquharGeorge Farquhar
Irish
Dramatist

Aloysius BertrandAloysius Bertrand
French, Italian
Poet

Angier Biddle DukeAngier Biddle Duke
American
Diplomat

Walter WalshWalter Walsh
American
Officer

William G. BrownlowWilliam G. Brownlow
Author
Jules C. SteinJules C. Stein
American
Physician

Billy BitzerBilly Bitzer
American
Cinematographer
Yechezkel LandauYechezkel Landau
Polish
Author

Georg BrandtGeorg Brandt
Swedish
Chemist

Avigdor ArikhaAvigdor Arikha
French
Painter
Donald DeskeyDonald Deskey
American
Designer

Antonio Buero VallejoAntonio Buero Vallejo
Spanish
Playwright
Edmund Beckett, 1st Baron GrimthorpeEdmund Beckett, 1st Baron Grimthorpe
British
Lawyer

William EcclesWilliam Eccles
British
Physicist

Michael GordonMichael Gordon
American
Actor

José María ObandoJosé María Obando
Colombian
Politician

Egid Quirin AsamEgid Quirin Asam
German
Sculptor
John ClevelandJohn Cleveland
British
Poet

Reinhart DozyReinhart Dozy
Dutch
Scholar

Charles-Nicolas CochinCharles-Nicolas Cochin
French
Engraver

Giovanni Francesco CarotoGiovanni Francesco Caroto
Italian
Painter
Edward Samuel CorwinEdward Samuel Corwin
American
Political Scientist

Louis LeitholdLouis Leithold
American
Mathematics Teacher
George Oliver CurmeGeorge Oliver Curme
American
Grammarian

Bob FitchBob Fitch
American
Photographer

Dick MotzDick Motz
New Zealander
Cricketer
Jean-Marie DuhamelJean-Marie Duhamel
French
Mathematician

Octávio FriasOctávio Frias
Brazilian
Businessman
Giovanni CanestriGiovanni Canestri
Italian
Theologian, University teacher, Catholic priest

Pham Van DongPham Van Dong
Vietnamese
 

Patriarch John I of AlexandriaPatriarch John I of Alexandria
Egyptian
Pope
Joseph KirklandJoseph Kirkland
American
Novelist

Charles Julien BrianchonCharles Julien Brianchon
French
Mathematician
Heinrich FedererHeinrich Federer
Swiss
Writer

Yukihiko YasudaYukihiko Yasuda
Japanese
Japanese painter

Tanabe HajimeTanabe Hajime
Japanese
Philosopher

Juan CabanillesJuan Cabanilles
Spanish
Organist
Bernardino Luís MachadoBernardino Luís Machado
Brazilian
President of Portugal
Agrippa d'AubignéAgrippa d'Aubigné
French
Poet

Charles-Irénée Castel, abbé de Saint-PierreCharles-Irénée Castel, abbé de Saint-Pierre
French
French author

Qiao ZhengQiao Zheng
Chinese
Historian

Sue Sally HaleSue Sally Hale
American
Polo player