Died On February 17th

Discover the most famous people who died on February 17. The list includes people like Thelonious Monk, Jiddu Krishnamurti, Christopher Latham Sholes, Alfred P. Sloan, Alfred Newman. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, philosophers and pianists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, France & Italy and many more countries.

GeronimoGeronimo
American
Leader
Jiddu KrishnamurtiJiddu Krishnamurti
Indian
Public Speaker & Philosopher

Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk
American
Jazz Pianist & Composer

Giordano BrunoGiordano Bruno
Italian
Philosopher

Richard BriersRichard Briers
British
Actor

Albert I of BelgiumAlbert I of Belgium
Belgian
3rd Belgian King
Wilfrid LaurierWilfrid Laurier
Canadian
7th Prime Minister of Canada

Ernst JüngerErnst Jünger
German
Soldier, Author, Entomologist

Alfred SloanAlfred P. Sloan
American
CEO of General Motors Corporation

Christopher Latham Sholes Christopher Latham Sholes
American
Inventor of the QWERTY Keyboard
MoliereMoliere
French
Playwright, Actor and Stage Manager

Alfred NewmanAlfred Newman
American
American composer
MannaManna
Bangladeshi
actor

Lee StrasbergLee Strasberg
American
Film actor, Theatre director, Film director, Stage

Mindy McCreadyMindy McCready
American
Singer, Songwriter
Graham SutherlandGraham Sutherland
British
Painter, Artist

Teddy HartTeddy Hart
American
Actor
Heinrich HeineHeinrich Heine
German
Poet

Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of RussiaGrand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia
Russian
Politician, Military personnel

Dave DuersonDave Duerson
American
Football Players
Kathryn GraysonKathryn Grayson
American
Actress

Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of RussiaGrand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia
Statesman, Military personnel, Architect
Johann Heinrich PestalozziJohann Heinrich Pestalozzi
Swiss
Pedagogue

Hans HofmannHans Hofmann
German
Painter, Artist

José López PortilloJosé López Portillo
Mexican
Politician, Lawyer, University teacher

Henry Steel OlcottHenry Steel Olcott
American
Military Officer
Hans BaurHans Baur
German
Aviator, Military personnel
Mesrop MashtotsMesrop Mashtots
Armenian
Linguist

Florence KelleyFlorence Kelley
American
Social Reformer

Maurice PaponMaurice Papon
French
Politician, Businessperson, Police officer

Bruno WalterBruno Walter
German
Conductor, Pianist, Composer, Autobiographer,
Ray BarrettoRay Barretto
American
Percussionist

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Gregorio AllegriGregorio Allegri
Italian
composer, priest, cantor, singer, cleric

Tom ReganTom Regan
American
Philosopher, University teacher

Antoine GallandAntoine Galland
French
Archaeologist

Muhammad ibn Jarir al-TabariMuhammad ibn Jarir al-Tabari
Iraqi, Iranian
Historian
Guy LarocheGuy Laroche
French
Grand couturier

Adolphe QueteletAdolphe Quetelet
Belgian
Belgian astronomer
James MacphersonJames Macpherson
Scottish
Poet, Translator, Writer

David GarnettDavid Garnett
British
Writer

Michael NovakMichael Novak
American
Philosopher
Marie-Louise von FranzMarie-Louise von Franz
Swiss
Psychologist, Scientist, Writer

Ulric NeisserUlric Neisser
German, American
Psychologist, University teacher
Siegbert TarraschSiegbert Tarrasch
German, Polish
Chess player

JovianJovian
Serbian
Emperor

Ferdinando CarulliFerdinando Carulli
Italian
Composer, Guitarist, Musicologist, Classical

Nicolas BouvierNicolas Bouvier
Swiss
Swiss writer

John MartinJohn Martin
British
engraver, painter
Giuliano BugiardiniGiuliano Bugiardini
Italian
Painter

Omar SivoriOmar Sivori
Argentinian, Italian
Football player

Saint MesrobSaint Mesrob
Armenian
Linguist,