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
09 November 1841, British
Former King of the United Kingdom
Edward I of EnglandEdward I of England
17 June 1239, British
King of England

Johan CruyffJohan Cruyff
25 April 1947, Dutch
Former Dutch Footballer & Manager

Rita HayworthRita Hayworth
17 October 1918, American
 

William Henry HarrisonWilliam Henry Harrison
09 February 1773, American
 

Powers BoothePowers Boothe
01 June 1948, American
Actor, Voice Actor
Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas
24 July 1802, French
 

Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
03 June 1906, French
Dancer

Shel SilversteinShel Silverstein
25 September 1930, American
Poet

John C. CalhounJohn C. Calhoun
18 March 1782, American
7th Vice President of the U.S.A
Benny HillBenny Hill
21 January 1924, British
 

Louis XVIII of FranceLouis XVIII of France
17 November 1755, French
King of France
Edmund BurkeEdmund Burke
12 January 1729, Irish, British
Statesman

William JamesWilliam James
11 January 1842, American
Philosopher, Psychologist

Merle OberonMerle Oberon
19 February 1911, Indian, American
Actress
Frances Shand KyddFrances Shand Kydd
20 January 1936, British
Mother of Diana, Princess of Wales

Miguel de CervantesMiguel de Cervantes
29 September 1547, Spanish
Novelist
Thomas Robert MalthusThomas Robert Malthus
13 February 1766, British
Political Economist

Ted HughesTed Hughes
17 August 1930, British
Poet and Children's Writer

Bill ShanklyBill Shankly
02 September 1913, British, Scottish
Scottish Footballer and Manager
Ida B. WellsIda B. Wells
16 July 1862, American
Journalist

Haji MastanHaji Mastan
01 March 1926, Indian
Gangster, Smuggler
Faisal of Saudi ArabiaFaisal of Saudi Arabia
14 April 1906, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Robert WalpoleRobert Walpole
26 August 1676, British
First Prime Minister of Great Britain

Mickey DeansMickey Deans
24 September 1934, American
Musician

Maxim GorkyMaxim Gorky
28 March 1868, Russian
Writer & Dramatist
Benjamin RuggieroBenjamin Ruggiero
19 April 1926, American
Mobster
Mayer Amschel RothschildMayer Amschel Rothschild
23 February 1744, German
Banker

Thomas E. DeweyThomas E. Dewey
24 March 1902, American
Former Governor of New York

John DrydenJohn Dryden
09 August 1631, British
poet

Raja Raja Chola IRaja Raja Chola I
0947 AD, Indian
Sovereign
Hayreddin BarbarossaHayreddin Barbarossa
1478 AD, Turkish
16th Century Naval Commander

William ClarkWilliam Clark
01 August 1770, American
Explorer

Murray RothbardMurray Rothbard
02 March 1926, American
Economist

Andrei SakharovAndrei Sakharov
21 May 1921, Russian
The Father of Soviet nuclear bomb’

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Meister EckhartMeister Eckhart
1260 AD, German
Philosopher, Theologian, Mystic
Giovanni Pierluigi da PalestrinaGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
03 February 1525, Italian
Composer

Svante ArrheniusSvante Arrhenius
19 February 1859, Swedish
Scientist
William CowperWilliam Cowper
26 November 1731, British
Poet

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
04 June 1935, American
Serial Child Rapist

Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
08 February 1911, American
Poet
Nicéphore NiépceNicéphore Niépce
07 March 1765, French
Creator of World's First Permanent Photographic

Leon Battista AlbertiLeon Battista Alberti
18 February 1404, Italian
Architect, Linguist
Ogden NashOgden Nash
19 August 1902, American
Poet

Jerome K. JeromeJerome K. Jerome
02 May 1859, British
Writer

Paul HindemithPaul Hindemith
16 November 1895, German
Composer

John Wesely PowellJohn Wesley Powell
24 March 1834, American
Explorer, Geologist

Ranasinghe Premadasa Ranasinghe Premadasa
23 June 1924, Sri Lankan
Third President of Sri Lanka
Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
07 August 1903, American
American Political Scientist and Diplomat

Don Stephen SenanayakeD. S. Senanayake
20 October 1883, Sri Lankan
First Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16 May 1905, British
Short Story Writer

Ella Wheeler WilcoxElla Wheeler Wilcox
05 November 1850, American
Poet and Mystic Rosicrucian
Hussein OnnHussein Onn
12 February 1922, Malaysian
Former Prime Minister of Malaysia

Caroline Jones ChisholmCaroline Chisholm
30 May 1808, British
Immigrant Welfare Activist
Andrew LangAndrew Lang
31 March 1844, Scottish
Poet, Novelist, Literary Critic

Ruth ChattertonRuth Chatterton
24 December 1892, American
Actress

John SmeatonJohn Smeaton
08 June 1724, British
Civil Engineer
Carl StokesCarl Stokes
21 June 1927, American
Former Mayor of Cleveland

Frank BorzageFrank Borzage
23 April 1894, American
Film Director, Actor
Francis William AstonFrancis William Aston
01 September 1877, British
Chemist & Physicist

Rene MagritteRene Magritte
21 November 1898, Belgian
 

Hans AlbersHans Albers
22 September 1891, German
Actor
Gustaf Dalén Gustaf Dalén
30 November 1869, Swedish
Inventor of Automatic Regulators, AGA Cookers,

George Seaton George Seaton
17 April 1911, American
Screenwriter, Film Director
Surin PitsuwanSurin Pitsuwan
28 October 1949, Thai
Politician

James RainwaterJames Rainwater
09 December 1917, American
Physicist

Allvar GullstrandAllvar Gullstrand
05 June 1862, Swedish
Ophthalmologist

Benjamin CardozoBenjamin Cardozo
24 May 1870, American
Jurist
Lord ActonLord Acton
10 January 1834, German, Italian, British
 
Seneca the YoungerLucius Annaeus Seneca
0004 BC, Ancient Roman
Roman Philosopher & Statesman

Alfred NewmanAlfred Newman
17 March 1901, American
American composer

Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)
31 March 1878, American
 

William Howard SteinWilliam Howard Stein
25 June 1911, American
Biochemist
Stanford Moore Stanford Moore
04 September 1913, American
Biochemist

Henry GannettHenry Gannett
24 August 1846, American
Geographers, Explorers

Feodor LynenFeodor Felix Konrad Lynen
06 April 1911, German
Biochemist

Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
25 September 1906, Russian
Composer

Guy De ChauliacGuy De Chauliac
1300 AD, French
Surgeon and Physician
C. Day LewisC. Day Lewis
27 April 1904, Irish, British
Poet

Michael SmithMichael Smith (Chemist)
26 April 1932, Canadian
Biochemist
TimurTimur
09 April 1336, Uzbekistan
Military leader

Redd FoxxRedd Foxx
09 December 1922, American
Television actor, Actor

Osman IOsman I
1258 AD, Turkish
Political leader
PtolemyPtolemy
0100 AD, Egyptian
Writer

Tony ScottTony Scott
21 June 1944, British
Film director, Film producer
Seneca the YoungerSeneca the Younger
29 February 0004, Spanish, Ancient Roman
Roman statesman

Dmitri ShostakovichDmitri Shostakovich
24 September 1906, Russian
Composer

Frederick I, Holy Roman EmperorFrederick I, Holy Roman Emperor
1122 AD, Turkish
Emperor

Lesley GoreLesley Gore
02 May 1946, American
Singer, Musician, Actor
Alan Hale Jr.Alan Hale Jr.
08 March 1921, American
Actor

Rick ParfittRick Parfitt
12 October 1948, British
Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Musician
Alvin LeeAlvin Lee
19 December 1944, British
Guitarist, Composer, Songwriter, Record producer,

Kangxi EmperorKangxi Emperor
04 May 1654, Chinese
Emperor

Kathryn KuhlmanKathryn Kuhlman
09 May 1907, American
Preacher

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
25 October 1888, American
Explorer, Officer, Oceanographer, Aviator
Demis RoussosDemis Roussos
15 June 1946, Egyptian, Greek
Singer, Composer