Died On April 5th

Discover the most famous people who died on April 5. The list includes people like Kurt Cobain, Howard Hughes, Douglas MacArthur, Chiang Kai-shek, Charlton Heston. Famous personalities featured on this list, include lawyers, poets, neurologists and actors and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany 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 Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: January 26, 1880
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
Died: 1964
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Howard Hughes

Howard Hughes
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur, Investor
Birthdate: December 24, 1905
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Humble, Texas, United States
Died: 1976

 3 Layne Staley

Layne Staley
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: August 22, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kirkland, Washington, United States
Died: 2002
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 4 Sam Walton

Sam Walton
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: March 29, 1918
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingfisher, Oklahoma
Died: 1992

 5 Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 4, 1923
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States
Died: 2008
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 6 Honor Blackman

Honor Blackman
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 22, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plaistow, London, England
Died: 2020
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 7 John Pinette

John Pinette
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Famous As: Comedian, Actor
Birthdate: March 23, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 8 Chiang Kai-shek

Chiang Kai-shek
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the Republic of China
Birthdate: October 31, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Xikou
Died: 1975

 9 Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: June 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1997

 10 Gene Pitney

Gene Pitney
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: February 17, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: 2006

 11 Debralee Scott

Debralee Scott
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 2, 1953
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2005

 12 Georges Danton

Georges Danton
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Minister of Justice of France (1792)
Birthdate: October 26, 1759
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Arcis-sur-Aube, France
Died: 1794

 13 Saul Bellow

Saul Bellow
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 10, 1915
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lachine, Montreal, Canada
Died: 2005

 14 Princess Märtha of Sweden

Princess Märtha of Sweden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: March 28, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 1954

 15 Cozy Powell

Cozy Powell
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer
Birthdate: December 29, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cirencester
Died: 1998

 16 Shirley Douglas

Shirley Douglas
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 2, 1934
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Weyburn, Canada
Died: 2020
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 17 Paul Ritter

Paul Ritter
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 20, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kent, England
Died: 2021

 18 George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon

George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Egyptologist
Birthdate: June 26, 1866
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hampshire, England
Died: 1923

 19 Ferdinand Alexander Porsche

Ferdinand Alexander Porsche
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: December 11, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stuttgart
Died: 2012

 20 Monika Dannemann

Monika Dannemann
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Figure skater
Birthdate: June 24, 1945
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: 1996

 21 Lee Petty

Lee Petty
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Race Car Driver
Birthdate: March 14, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Randleman, North Carolina, United States
Died: 2000

 22 Fakhr ad-Dīn ar-Rāzī

Fakhr ad-Dīn ar-Rāzī
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Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 1149 AD
Birthplace: Rayy, Iran
Died: 1210

 23 Bobby Mitchell

Bobby Mitchell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 6, 1935
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 24 Sydney Brenner

Sydney Brenner
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist
Birthdate: January 13, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Germiston, Transvaal, Union of South Africa
Died: 2019

 25 Darryl Stingley

Darryl Stingley
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: September 18, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2007
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 26 Molly Picon

Molly Picon
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 28, 1898
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1992
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 27 Vincent Ferrer

Vincent Ferrer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: January 23, 1350
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Valencia, Spain
Died: 1419

 28 Slavomir Rawicz

Slavomir Rawicz
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 1, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Warsaw
Died: 2004

 29 Lee Fierro

Lee Fierro
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 13, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: United States
Died: 2020

 30 Saul Bass

Saul Bass
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Famous As: Graphic designer
Birthdate: April 30, 1920
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 1996

 31 Krzysztof Krawczyk

Krzysztof Krawczyk
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 8, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Katowice, Poland
Died: 2021

 32 Charles Freer Andrews

Charles Freer Andrews
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: February 12, 1871
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England, United Kingdom
Died: 1940

 33 Thomas Stoltz Harvey

Thomas Stoltz Harvey
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Pathologist, Neurologist
Birthdate: October 10, 1912
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Louisville
Died: 2007

 34 Wilder Penfield

Wilder Penfield
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Surgeon, Neuroscientist, Neurosurgeon, University teacher, Neurologist
Birthdate: January 26, 1891
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Spokane
Died: 1976

 35 Osman Nuri Pasha

Osman Nuri Pasha
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Commander
Birthdate: 1832 AD
Birthplace: Tokat, Turkey
Died: 1900

 36 Iris Burton

Iris Burton
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Famous As: Dancer, Talent agent
Birthdate: September 4, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Died: 2008

 37 Thomas Hodgkin

Thomas Hodgkin
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Former Physician best known for the first account of Hodgkin's disease, a form of lymphoma and blood disease, in 1832
Birthdate: August 17, 1798
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pentonville, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1866

 38 Abe Fortas

Abe Fortas
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice
Birthdate: June 19, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Memphis
Died: 1982

 39 Bjarni Tryggvason

Bjarni Tryggvason
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Astronaut
Birthdate: September 21, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Reykjavík, Iceland
Died: 2022

 40 Isabella I of Jerusalem

Isabella I of Jerusalem
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 1172 AD
Birthplace: Nablus, Israel
Died: 1205

 41 Jim Marshall

Jim Marshall
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Famous As: British inventor
Birthdate: July 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2012

 42 Barney McKenna

Barney McKenna
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: December 16, 1939
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Donnycarney, Ireland
Died: 2012

 43 Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans, Duchess of Montpensier

Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans, Duchess of Montpensier
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Famous As: Duchess
Birthdate: May 29, 1627
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1693

 44 Bingu wa Mutharika

Bingu wa Mutharika
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Malawi and Economist
Birthdate: February 24, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Thyolo, Nyasaland
Died: 2012

 45 Poornachandra Tejaswi

Poornachandra Tejaswi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author, Lyricist, Songwriter
Birthdate: September 8, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kuppalli
Died: 2007

 46 Allan Kaprow

Allan Kaprow
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 23, 1927
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2006

 47 Nigel Gresley

Nigel Gresley
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: June 19, 1876
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edinburgh
Died: 1941

 48 A. Y. Jackson

A. Y. Jackson
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 3, 1882
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: 1974

 49 Paul Vidal de La Blache

Paul Vidal de La Blache
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Famous As: Geographer
Birthdate: January 22, 1845
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pézenas, France
Died: 1918

 50 Baruch Samuel Blumberg

Baruch Samuel Blumberg
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: July 28, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2011