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

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas

24 July 1802

French

Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
(Dancer)

03 June 1906

French

Johan CruyffJohan Cruyff
(Former Dutch Footballer & Manager)

25 April 1947

Dutch

Shel SilversteinShel Silverstein
(Poet)

25 September 1930

American

Benny HillBenny Hill

21 January 1924

British

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

18 March 1782

American

Ida B. WellsIda B. Wells
(Journalist)

16 July 1862

American

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Powers BoothePowers Boothe
(Actor, Voice Actor)

01 June 1948

American

Edmund BurkeEdmund Burke
(Statesman)

12 January 1729

Irish,British

Ted HughesTed Hughes
(Poet and Children's Writer)

17 August 1930

British

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

17 November 1755

French

Faisal of Saudi ArabiaFaisal of Saudi Arabia
(Former King of Saudi Arabia)

14 April 1906

Saudi Arabian

Thomas Robert MalthusThomas Robert Malthus
(Political Economist)

13 February 1766

British

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Miguel de CervantesMiguel de Cervantes
(Novelist)

29 September 1547

Spanish

Merle OberonMerle Oberon
(Actress)

19 February 1911

Indian,American

Haji MastanHaji Mastan
(Gangster, Smuggler)

01 March 1926

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

Raja Raja Chola IRaja Raja Chola I
(Sovereign)

0947 AD

Indian

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Bill ShanklyBill Shankly
(Scottish Footballer and Manager)

02 September 1913

British,Scottish

Mayer Amschel RothschildMayer Amschel Rothschild
(Banker)

23 February 1744

German

Maxim GorkyMaxim Gorky
(Writer & Dramatist)

28 March 1868

Russian

Mickey DeansMickey Deans
(Musician)

24 September 1934

American

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
(Serial Child Rapist)

04 June 1935

American

Benjamin RuggieroBenjamin Ruggiero
(Mobster)

19 April 1926

American

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John DrydenJohn Dryden
(poet)

09 August 1631

British

William ClarkWilliam Clark
(Explorer)

01 August 1770

American

Murray RothbardMurray Rothbard
(Economist)

02 March 1926

American

Hayreddin BarbarossaHayreddin Barbarossa
(16th Century Naval Commander)

1478 AD

Turkish

Meister EckhartMeister Eckhart
(Philosopher, Theologian, Mystic)

1260 AD

German

Svante ArrheniusSvante Arrhenius
(Scientist)

19 February 1859

Swedish

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

21 May 1921

Russian

Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
(American Political Scientist and Diplomat)

07 August 1903

American

William CowperWilliam Cowper
(Poet)

26 November 1731

British

Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
(Poet)

08 February 1911

American

Giovanni Pierluigi da PalestrinaGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
(Composer)

03 February 1525

Italian

Leon Battista AlbertiLeon Battista Alberti
(Architect, Linguist)

18 February 1404

Italian

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

07 March 1765

French

Jerome K. JeromeJerome K. Jerome
(Writer)

02 May 1859

British

Ogden NashOgden Nash
(Poet)

19 August 1902

American

Paul HindemithPaul Hindemith
(Composer)

16 November 1895

German

John Wesely PowellJohn Wesley Powell
(Explorer, Geologist)

24 March 1834

American

Ruth ChattertonRuth Chatterton
(Actress)

24 December 1892

American

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Ranasinghe Premadasa Ranasinghe Premadasa
(Third President of Sri Lanka)

23 June 1924

Sri Lankan

Ella Wheeler WilcoxElla Wheeler Wilcox
(Poet and Mystic Rosicrucian)

05 November 1850

American

Hussein OnnHussein Onn
(Former Prime Minister of Malaysia)

12 February 1922

Malaysian

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

20 October 1883

Sri Lankan

Andrew LangAndrew Lang
(Poet, Novelist, Literary Critic)

31 March 1844

Scottish

John SmeatonJohn Smeaton
(Civil Engineer)

08 June 1724

British

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

16 May 1905

British

Carl StokesCarl Stokes
(Former Mayor of Cleveland)

21 June 1927

American

Frank BorzageFrank Borzage
(Film Director, Actor)

23 April 1894

American

Caroline Jones ChisholmCaroline Chisholm
(Immigrant Welfare Activist)

30 May 1808

British

Hans AlbersHans Albers
(Actor)

22 September 1891

German

George Seaton George Seaton
(Screenwriter, Film Director)

17 April 1911

American

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Francis William AstonFrancis William Aston
(Chemist & Physicist)

01 September 1877

British

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

30 November 1869

Swedish

Rene MagritteRene Magritte

21 November 1898

Belgian

James RainwaterJames Rainwater
(Physicist)

09 December 1917

American

Surin PitsuwanSurin Pitsuwan
(Politician)

28 October 1949

Thai

Benjamin CardozoBenjamin Cardozo
(Jurist)

24 May 1870

American

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Allvar GullstrandAllvar Gullstrand
(Ophthalmologist)

05 June 1862

Swedish

Lord ActonLord Acton

10 January 1834

German,Italian,British

Seneca the YoungerLucius Annaeus Seneca
(Roman Philosopher & Statesman)

0004 BC

Ancient Roman

Alfred NewmanAlfred Newman
(American composer)

17 March 1901

American

William Howard SteinWilliam Howard Stein
(Biochemist)

25 June 1911

American

Stanford Moore Stanford Moore
(Biochemist)

04 September 1913

American

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Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)

31 March 1878

American

Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
(Composer, songwriter)

25 September 1906

Russian

Feodor LynenFeodor Felix Konrad Lynen
(Biochemist)

06 April 1911

German