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.

Kurt Donald Cobain Kurt Cobain
American
Singer, Songwriter
Howard HughesHoward Hughes
American
Entrepreneur, Investor

Charlton HestonCharlton Heston
American
Actor

Layne StaleyLayne Staley
American
Musician

Chiang Kai-shekChiang Kai-shek
Chinese
President of the Republic of China
Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
American
Poet

Sam WaltonSam Walton
American
Businessman

Debralee ScottDebralee Scott
American
Actress
Gene PitneyGene Pitney
American
Singer-songwriter

John PinetteJohn Pinette
American
Actor
Monika DannemannMonika Dannemann
German
Girlfriend of Jimi Hendrix

Georges DantonGeorges Danton
French
Revolutionary

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist

Abe FortasAbe Fortas
American
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice
Charles XI of SwedenCharles XI of Sweden
Swedish
King of Sweden

Sydney BrennerSydney Brenner
South African
Biologist

Baruch Samuel BlumbergBaruch Samuel Blumberg
American
Physician, Geneticist

Edward YoungEdward Young
British
Poet
Divya BhartiDivya Bharti
Indian
Actor

Maggie PierceMaggie Pierce
American
Actress
Cozy PowellCozy Powell
British
Drummer

Eric BristowEric Bristow
British
Darts player

Sir Arthur Harris, 1st BaronetSir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet
British
Military officer
Saul BassSaul Bass
American
Graphic designer

Princess Märtha of SwedenPrincess Märtha of Sweden
Norwegian
 
Lee PettyLee Petty
American
Race Car Driver

Bingu wa MutharikaBingu wa Mutharika
Malawian
Former President of Malawi

Karl-Otto KochKarl-Otto Koch
German
Military Officer
Camille DesmoulinsCamille Desmoulins
French
Journalist, Politician, Lawyer

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Lee FierroLee Fierro
American
Actress
Peter MatthiessenPeter Matthiessen
American
Novelist

Molly PiconMolly Picon
American
Actress

Wilder PenfieldWilder Penfield
Canadian
Surgeon, Neuroscientist, Neurosurgeon, University

Darryl StingleyDarryl Stingley
American
Football player
Carlos Prío SocarrásCarlos Prío Socarrás
Cuban
President
Poornachandra TejaswiPoornachandra Tejaswi
Indian
Author, Lyricist, Songwriter

Vincent FerrerVincent Ferrer
Spanish
Saint

Charles Freer AndrewsCharles Freer Andrews
British
Priest

Osman Nuri PashaOsman Nuri Pasha
Turkish
Military Commander
Ferdinand Alexander PorscheFerdinand Alexander Porsche
Austrian, German
Designer

Thomas Stoltz HarveyThomas Stoltz Harvey
American
Pathologist, Neurologist

Nigel GresleyNigel Gresley
British
Engineer

Mahmoud JibrilMahmoud Jibril
Libyan
Former Prime Minister of Libya

I. J. GoodI. J. Good
British
Mathematician, Cryptographer, Computer scientist,
Barney McKennaBarney McKenna
Irish
Musician

Allan KaprowAllan Kaprow
American
Painter
Shah Shujah DurraniShah Shujah Durrani
Afghan
Ruler

Earl Derr BiggersEarl Derr Biggers
American
Novelist

Ange-Félix PatasséAnge-Félix Patassé
Central African
President of Central African Republic
A. Y. JacksonA. Y. Jackson
Canadian
Painter

Julie WilsonJulie Wilson
American
Singer
Rómulo GallegosRómulo Gallegos
Venezuelan
Novelist

Thomas HodgkinThomas Hodgkin
British
Physician, Hematologist

Vincent YoumansVincent Youmans
American
Composer

Alfred SturtevantAlfred Sturtevant
American
Geneticist

Paul Vidal de La BlachePaul Vidal de La Blache
French
Geographer
Mischa ElmanMischa Elman
Ukrainian, American
Violinist

Jan MatthysJan Matthys
Dutch
 

Prince Felix of SchwarzenbergPrince Felix of Schwarzenberg
Austrian, Czech
Statesman

Marie-Jean Hérault de SéchellesMarie-Jean Hérault de Séchelles
French
Judge
André TchelistcheffAndré Tchelistcheff
Russian
Winemaker

Robert RaikesRobert Raikes
British
Philanthropist
Johann Bernhard Fischer von ErlachJohann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach
Austrian
Architect

George Savile, 1st Marquess of HalifaxGeorge Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax
British
Statesman

Vsevolod GarshinVsevolod Garshin
Russian
Author
Jan LuykenJan Luyken
Dutch
Poet

Lon SimmonsLon Simmons
American
Baseball Player
Louis Armand II, Prince of ContiLouis Armand II, Prince of Conti
French
Prince

Jacobus OudJacobus Oud
Netherlands Antilles
Architect

Anne Geneviève de BourbonAnne Geneviève de Bourbon
French
Princess
Robert MaillartRobert Maillart
Swiss
Swiss civil engineer

Nikephoros I of ConstantinopleNikephoros I of Constantinople
Turkish
Writer
Joseph BertrandJoseph Bertrand
French
Mathematician

Alan DavieAlan Davie
Scottish
Painter

Dale MessickDale Messick
American
Comic-strip artist

Christian PineauChristian Pineau
French
Politician
Fred WinterFred Winter
British
Jockey and trainer
Charles PichegruCharles Pichegru
French
General

Heberto CastilloHeberto Castillo
Mexican
Civil Engineer

Laura de Force GordonLaura de Force Gordon
American
Lawyer

Barbara BergmannBarbara Bergmann
American
Economist
Leonard ReedLeonard Reed
American
Dancer

Francis Aidan GasquetFrancis Aidan Gasquet
British
Monk

Johan FalkbergetJohan Falkberget
Norwegian
Novelist

Frederick Charles FrankFrederick Charles Frank
British, South African
Physicist

Mick SullivanMick Sullivan
British
Rugby League Footballer
Emilio GrecoEmilio Greco
Italian
Sculptor

John Bertram OakesJohn Bertram Oakes
American
Journalist
Okura KihachiroOkura Kihachiro
Japanese
Entrepreneur

Charles Frederic Moberly BellCharles Frederic Moberly Bell
British
Journalist
Alexander Home, 1st Earl of HomeAlexander Home, 1st Earl of Home
Scottish
Noble
Jean JouvenetJean Jouvenet
French
Painter