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 Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter & Musician
Birthdate: February 20, 1967
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Aberdeen, Washington, United States
Died: 1994
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 Howard Hughes

Howard Hughes.
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Famous As: Entrepreneur, Investor
Birthdate: December 24, 1905
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Humble, Texas, US
Died: 1976

 3 Layne Staley

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

 4 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

 5 Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 26, 1880
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Little Rock
Died: 1964

 6 Divya Bharti

Divya Bharti
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 25, 1974
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mumbai
Died: 1993
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 7 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)
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 8 Paul Ritter

Paul Ritter.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 20, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gravesend, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2021
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 9 Allen Ginsberg

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

 10 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

 11 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

 12 Honor Blackman

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

 13 John Pinette

John Pinette.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 23, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: 2014
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Debralee Scott

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

 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 Monika Dannemann

Monika Dannemann.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Girlfriend of Jimi Hendrix
Birthdate: June 24, 1945
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: 1996

 17 Gene Pitney

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

 18 Georges Danton

Georges Danton.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: October 26, 1759
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Arcis-sur-Aube
Died: 1794

 19 Saul Bellow

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

 20 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)

 21 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: Highclere Castle, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1923

 22 Eric Bristow

Eric Bristow
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Darts player
Birthdate: April 25, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hackney, London, England, UK
Died: 2018
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 23 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

 24 Sir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet

Sir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: April 13, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cheltenham, England
Died: 1984

 25 Shah Shujah Durrani

Shah Shujah Durrani
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Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: November 4, 1785
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1842

 26 Charles XI of Sweden

Charles XI of Sweden.
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Famous As: King of Sweden
Birthdate: November 24, 1655
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tre Kronor
Died: 1697

 27 Karl-Otto Koch

Karl-Otto Koch
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: August 2, 1897
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: 1945

 28 Lee Fierro

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

 29 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

 30 Camille Desmoulins

Camille Desmoulins
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Journalist, Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: March 2, 1760
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Guise
Died: 1794

 31 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

 32 Carlos Prío Socarrás

Carlos Prío Socarrás
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: July 14, 1903
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bahía Honda, Cuba
Died: 1977

 33 Isabella I of Jerusalem

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

 34 Slavomir Rawicz

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

 35 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

 36 Peter Matthiessen

Peter Matthiessen
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: May 22, 1927
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York (state) New York
Died: 2014

 37 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

 38 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

 39 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

 40 Alpaslan Turkes

Alpaslan Turkes
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 25, 1917
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nicosia, Cyprus
Died: 1997

 41 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

 42 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

 43 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

 44 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

 45 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

 46 Julie Wilson

Julie Wilson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: 2015

 47 Bingu wa Mutharika

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

 48 Jim Marshall

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

 49 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

 50 Karolina Olsson

Karolina Olsson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Swedish Woman
Birthdate: October 29, 1861
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oknö, Sweden
Died: 1950