Died On February 21st

Discover the most famous people who died on February 21. The list includes people like Malcolm X, Baruch Spinoza, Frederick Banting, Eric Liddell, Margot Fonteyn. Famous personalities featured on this list, include journalists, soldiers, physicists and political leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Netherlands & Germany and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Malcolm X

Malcolm X.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: May 19, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: 1965
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 2 Billy Graham

Billy Graham.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Evangelist
Birthdate: November 7, 1918
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina
Died: 2018
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Baruch Spinoza

Baruch Spinoza.
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Famous As: Dutch philosopher
Birthdate: November 24, 1632
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic
Died: 1677

 4 Emma Chambers

Emma Chambers.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 11, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, UK
Died: 2018
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 5 John Thaw

John Thaw.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 3, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: West Gorton, Manchester, England, UK
Died: 2002
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 6 Abdul Qadir Gilani

Abdul Qadir Gilani
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Preacher
Birthdate: March 17, 1078
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amol, Iran
Died: 1166

 7 Tim Horton

Tim Horton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: January 12, 1930
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cochrane
Died: 1974
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 8 James I of Scotland

James I of Scotland.
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Famous As: King of Scotland
Birthdate: December 10, 1394
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Died: 1437

 9 Eric Liddell

Eric Liddell.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 16, 1902
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tianjin
Died: 1945

 10 Beverley Owen

Beverley Owen
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 13, 1937
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ottumwa, Iowa, USA
Died: 2019
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 11 Pope Julius II

Pope Julius II.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: December 5, 1443
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Albisola Superiore, Italy
Died: 1513

 12 Dwayne Glenn McDuffie

Dwayne Glenn McDuffie
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American writer
Birthdate: February 20, 1962
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 2011
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 13 Margot Fonteyn

Margot Fonteyn.
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballerina, Choreographer
Birthdate: May 18, 1919
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Reigate, England
Died: 1991

 14 John Charles

John Charles
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player, Association football manager
Birthdate: December 27, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Swansea
Died: 2004
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 15 Cleotha Staples

Cleotha Staples
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 11, 1934
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: near Drew, Mississippi, United States
Died: 2013

 16 Stanley Donen

Stanley Donen
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Famous As: American film and dance director
Birthdate: April 13, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Columbia, South Carolina,USA
Died: 2019

 17 John G. Trump

John G. Trump
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Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: August 21, 1907
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1985

 18 Frederick Banting

Frederick Banting.
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Discoverer of Insulin
Birthdate: November 14, 1891
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Alliston, Ontario, Canada
Died: 1941

 19 Duncan Edwards

Duncan Edwards
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 1, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Woodside, Dudley, Brierley Hill
Died: 1958

 20 Gaius Caesar

Gaius Caesar
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Roman officer
Birthdate: 0020 BC
Birthplace: Rome
Died: 0004

 21 Heinz Hitler

Heinz Hitler
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 14, 1920
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Weimar Republic
Died: 1942

 22 Claude of France

Claude of France
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Famous As: French Princess
Birthdate: November 12, 1547
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fontainebleau, France
Died: 1575

 23 Eugène de Beauharnais

Eugène de Beauharnais
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: September 3, 1781
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris
Died: 1824

 24 Jethro Tull

Jethro Tull.
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Famous As: Agricultural Pioneer
Birthdate: March 30, 1674
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Basildon
Died: 1741

 25 Mary Edwards Walker

Mary Edwards Walker.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Surgeon, Feminist, Activist
Birthdate: November 26, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Oswego
Died: 1919

 26 Augusto César Sandino

Augusto César Sandino.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nicaraguan revolutionary Leader
Birthdate: May 18, 1895
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Niquinohomo
Died: 1934

 27 Aḥmad Grāñ

Aḥmad Grāñ
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Somalian Muslim leader
Birthdate: 1506 AD
Birthplace: Saylac, Somalia
Died: 1543

 28 Kenneth Arrow

Kenneth Arrow.
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Famous As: Economist & Political Theorist
Birthdate: August 23, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York City, USA
Died: 2017

 29 Gustave Caillebotte

Gustave Caillebotte
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: August 19, 1848
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1894

 30 Howard Walter Florey

Howard Walter Florey
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Australian pharmacologist
Birthdate: September 24, 1898
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Adelaide
Died: 1968

 31 Pope Benedict XIII

Pope Benedict XIII.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Servant of God
Birthdate: February 2, 1649
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gravina in Puglia
Died: 1730

 32 Howard Florey

Howard Florey.
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Pathologist and Pharmacologist
Birthdate: September 24, 1898
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia
Died: 1968

 33 Johannes Steinhoff

Johannes Steinhoff
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator
Birthdate: September 15, 1913
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bottendorf
Died: 1994

 34 Mikhail Sholokhov

Mikhail Sholokhov
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: May 24, 1905
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Veshenskaya, Russia
Died: 1984

 35 Gershom Scholem

Gershom Scholem
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: December 5, 1897
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1982

 36 Kurt Eisner

Kurt Eisner.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: May 14, 1867
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1919

 37 Gertrude B. Elion

Gertrude B. Elion.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biochemist, Pharmacologist
Birthdate: January 23, 1918
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1999

 38 Sher Ali Khan

Sher Ali Khan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Emirs
Birthdate: 1825 AD
Birthplace: Kabul, Afghanistan
Died: 1879

 39 Irina Press

Irina Press
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: March 10, 1939
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kharkiv, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Died: 2004
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 40 Ilmari Juutilainen

Ilmari Juutilainen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator, Military personnel
Birthdate: February 21, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lieksa
Died: 1999

 41 Frederick McKinley Jones

Frederick McKinley Jones.
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: May 17, 1893
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: 1961

 42 Harvey Kurtzman

Harvey Kurtzman
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Famous As: Writer, Journalist
Birthdate: October 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1993

 43 Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia

Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Duchess
Birthdate: August 18, 1819
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pavlovsk, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1876

 44 Clark Terry

Clark Terry
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Trumpeter, Songwriter, Bandleader, Music educator, Jazz musician
Birthdate: December 14, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: St. Louis
Died: 2015

 45 Khoo Teck Puat

Khoo Teck Puat
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur, Banker
Birthdate: January 13, 1917
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Singapore
Died: 2004

 46 Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: September 21, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Groningen, Netherlands
Died: 1926

 47 John Sherman Cooper

John Sherman Cooper
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Famous As: Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American football player
Birthdate: August 23, 1901
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Somerset
Died: 1991

 48 Heike Kamerlingh-Onnes

Heike Kamerlingh-Onnes
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 21, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Groningen, Netherlands
Died: 1926

 49 Sándor Márai

Sándor Márai
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 11, 1900
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Košice, Slovakia
Died: 1989

 50 Clifton Daniel, Jr.

Clifton Daniel, Jr.
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Famous As: American journalist
Birthdate: September 19, 1912
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zebulon, North Carolina
Died: 2000