Famous People Who Died At 68

The list of famous people who died at 68 includes Edward VII, Rita Hayworth, Edward I of England, Johan Cruyff, William Henry Harrison. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, emperors & kings and actors and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 68 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Italy and many more countries.

Edward VIIEdward VII
(King of United Kingdom)

09 November 1841

British

Edward I of EnglandEdward I of England
(King of England)

17 June 1239

British

Rita HayworthRita Hayworth

17 October 1918

American

William Henry HarrisonWilliam Henry Harrison

09 February 1773

American

William JamesWilliam James
(Philosopher, Psychologist)

11 January 1842

American

Johan CruyffJohan Cruyff
(Former Dutch Footballer & Manager)

25 April 1947

Dutch

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas

24 July 1802

French

John C. CalhounJohn C. Calhoun
(7th Vice President of the U.S.A)

18 March 1782

American

Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
(Dancer)

03 June 1906

French

Shel SilversteinShel Silverstein
(Poet)

25 September 1930

American

Benny HillBenny Hill

21 January 1924

British

Edmund BurkeEdmund Burke
(Statesman)

12 January 1729

Irish,British

Powers BoothePowers Boothe
(Actor, Voice Actor)

01 June 1948

American

Ted HughesTed Hughes
(Poet and Children's Writer)

17 August 1930

British

Miguel de CervantesMiguel de Cervantes
(Novelist)

29 September 1547

Spanish

Thomas Robert MalthusThomas Robert Malthus
(Political Economist)

13 February 1766

British

Louis XVIII of FranceLouis XVIII of France
(King of France)

17 November 1755

French

Ida B. WellsIda B. Wells
(Journalist)

16 July 1862

American

Haji MastanHaji Mastan
(Gangster, Smuggler)

01 March 1926

Indian

Raja Raja Chola IRaja Raja Chola I
(Sovereign)

0947 AD

Indian

Frances Shand KyddFrances Shand Kydd
(Mother of Diana, Princess of Wales)

20 January 1936

British

Robert WalpoleRobert Walpole
(First Prime Minister of Great Britain)

26 August 1676

British

Merle OberonMerle Oberon
(Actress)

19 February 1911

Indian,American

Maxim GorkyMaxim Gorky
(Writer & Dramatist)

28 March 1868

Russian

Mayer Amschel RothschildMayer Amschel Rothschild
(Banker)

23 February 1744

German

John DrydenJohn Dryden
(poet)

09 August 1631

British

Mickey DeansMickey Deans
(Musician)

24 September 1934

American

Bill ShanklyBill Shankly
(Scottish Footballer and Manager)

02 September 1913

British,Scottish

Murray RothbardMurray Rothbard
(Economist)

02 March 1926

American

William ClarkWilliam Clark
(Explorer)

01 August 1770

American

Meister EckhartMeister Eckhart
(Philosopher, Theologian, Mystic)

1260 AD

German

Andrei SakharovAndrei Sakharov
(The Father of Soviet nuclear bomb’)

21 May 1921

Russian

Hayreddin BarbarossaHayreddin Barbarossa
(16th Century Naval Commander)

1478 AD

Turkish

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
(Serial Child Rapist)

04 June 1935

American

Benjamin RuggieroBenjamin Ruggiero
(Mobster)

19 April 1926

American

Jerome K. JeromeJerome K. Jerome
(Writer)

02 May 1859

British

Giovanni Pierluigi da PalestrinaGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
(Composer)

03 February 1525

Italian

Svante ArrheniusSvante Arrhenius
(Scientist)

19 February 1859

Swedish

William CowperWilliam Cowper
(Poet)

26 November 1731

British

Leon Battista AlbertiLeon Battista Alberti
(Architect, Linguist)

18 February 1404

Italian

Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
(Poet)

08 February 1911

American

Nicéphore NiépceNicéphore Niépce
(Creator of World's First Permanent Photographic Image)

07 March 1765

French

Paul HindemithPaul Hindemith
(Composer)

16 November 1895

German

Ogden NashOgden Nash
(Poet)

19 August 1902

American

Ranasinghe Premadasa Ranasinghe Premadasa
(Third President of Sri Lanka)

23 June 1924

Sri Lankan

John Wesely PowellJohn Wesley Powell
(Explorer, Geologist)

24 March 1834

American

Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
(American Political Scientist and Diplomat)

07 August 1903

American

Don Stephen SenanayakeD. S. Senanayake
(First Prime Minister of Sri Lanka)

20 October 1883

Sri Lankan

Hussein OnnHussein Onn
(Former Prime Minister of Malaysia)

12 February 1922

Malaysian

John SmeatonJohn Smeaton
(Civil Engineer)

08 June 1724

British

Ella Wheeler WilcoxElla Wheeler Wilcox
(Poet and Mystic Rosicrucian)

05 November 1850

American

Andrew LangAndrew Lang
(Poet, Novelist, Literary Critic)

31 March 1844

Scottish

Ruth ChattertonRuth Chatterton
(Actress)

24 December 1892

American

H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
(Short Story Writer)

16 May 1905

British

Caroline Jones ChisholmCaroline Chisholm
(Immigrant Welfare Activist)

30 May 1808

British

Frank BorzageFrank Borzage
(Film Director, Actor)

23 April 1894

American

Hans AlbersHans Albers
(Actor)

22 September 1891

German

Francis William AstonFrancis William Aston
(Chemist & Physicist)

01 September 1877

British

Carl StokesCarl Stokes
(Former Mayor of Cleveland)

21 June 1927

American

George Seaton George Seaton
(Screenwriter, Film Director)

17 April 1911

American

Rene MagritteRene Magritte

21 November 1898

Belgian

Gustaf Dalén Gustaf Dalén
(Inventor of Automatic Regulators, AGA Cookers, Dalen Light)

30 November 1869

Swedish

Benjamin CardozoBenjamin Cardozo
(Jurist)

24 May 1870

American

James RainwaterJames Rainwater
(Physicist)

09 December 1917

American

Surin PitsuwanSurin Pitsuwan
(Politician)

28 October 1949

Thai

Allvar GullstrandAllvar Gullstrand
(Ophthalmologist)

05 June 1862

Swedish

Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
(Composer, songwriter)

25 September 1906

Russian

Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)

31 March 1878

American

Lord ActonLord Acton

10 January 1834

German,Italian,British

Seneca the YoungerLucius Annaeus Seneca
(Roman Philosopher & Statesman)

0004 BC

Ancient Roman

Stanford Moore Stanford Moore
(Biochemist)

04 September 1913

American

William Howard SteinWilliam Howard Stein
(Biochemist)

25 June 1911

American

Henry GannettHenry Gannett
(Geographers, Explorers)

24 August 1846

American

Alfred NewmanAlfred Newman
(American composer)

17 March 1901

American

Feodor LynenFeodor Felix Konrad Lynen
(Biochemist)

06 April 1911

German