Died On February 20th

Discover the most famous people who died on February 20. The list includes people like Frederick Douglass, Hunter S. Thompson, Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor, Alice Roosevelt Longworth, Robert Peary. Famous personalities featured on this list, include journalists, political leaders, soldiers and actors and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & France and many more countries.

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author
Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
American
American orator

Chester W. NimitzChester W. Nimitz
American
Commander in Chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet in

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress

Dick YorkDick York
American
Actor

Joseph II, Holy Roman EmperorJoseph II, Holy Roman Emperor
Hungarian
Holy Roman Emperor
Ferruccio LamborghiniFerruccio Lamborghini
Italian
Founder of Automobili Lamborghini

Kathryn KuhlmanKathryn Kuhlman
American
Evangelist

Robert PearyRobert Peary
American
Explorer
Walter WinchellWalter Winchell
American
Journalist, Radio Personality

Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
Australian, American
Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist
John DowlandJohn Dowland
British
Singer, Lutenist and Composer

René CassinRené Cassin
French
French Jurist

Maria Goeppert MayerMaria Goeppert-Mayer
American
Physicist
Henri MoissanHenri Moissan
French
Chemist

P.G.T. BeauregardP.G.T. Beauregard
American
Army General
Gene SiskelGene Siskel
American
Journalist, Television presenter, Film critic

Max SchreckMax Schreck
German
Actor

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
American
Diplomat, Politician, Military personnel,
P. G. T. BeauregardP. G. T. Beauregard
American
Military personnel, Artilleryman, Inventor,

Dave Van RonkDave Van Ronk
American
Guitarist, Singer, Jazz musician, Trade unionist
Yaroslav the WiseYaroslav the Wise
Ukrainian
Prince

Sarah KaneSarah Kane
British
Playwright, Writer

Curt GowdyCurt Gowdy
American
Sportscaster

Oswald AveryOswald Avery
Canadian
Biologist, Physician, Geneticist
Laura BassiLaura Bassi
Italian
Italian physicist, Academic
Toru TakemitsuToru Takemitsu
Japanese
Composer

Robert BoltRobert Bolt
British
Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright, Writer

Chester NimitzChester Nimitz
American
Admiral

Paul MarcinkusPaul Marcinkus
American
Archbishop
Maurice BlanchotMaurice Blanchot
French
Philosopher, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic

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Pope Martin VPope Martin V
Italian
Pope

John, King of DenmarkJohn, King of Denmark
Danish
King

Habibullah KhanHabibullah Khan
Afghan
Politician

Damdin SükhbaatarDamdin Sükhbaatar
Mongolian
Army leader
WashakieWashakie
American
tribal chief

Andreas HoferAndreas Hofer
Italian
Tirolean leader
A. J. CassonA. J. Casson
Canadian
Painter

Paul KanePaul Kane
Canadian
Painter, Writer

Vitaly ChurkinVitaly Churkin
Russian
Diplomat, Politician, Child actor, Interpreter
Francesco Saverio NittiFrancesco Saverio Nitti
Italian
Prime Minister, Economist

Joseph HumeJoseph Hume
Politician
Leone Sextus TollemacheLeone Sextus Tollemache
British
 

Klas Pontus ArnoldsonKlas Pontus Arnoldson
Swedish
Politician, Journalist, Writer, Non-fiction writer

Willie ThrowerWillie Thrower
American
American football player

Kothainayaki AmmalKothainayaki Ammal
Indian
 

Joseph Banks RhineJoseph Banks Rhine
American
Botanist
Sir Leonard WoolleySir Leonard Woolley
British
Archaeologist