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.

Malcolm XMalcolm X
American
Activist
Billy GrahamBilly Graham
American
Evangelist

Baruch SpinozaBaruch Spinoza
Dutch
Dutch philosopher

Pope Julius IIPope Julius II
Italian
Pope

James I of ScotlandJames I of Scotland
Scottish
King of Scotland

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
Scottish
 
Frederick BantingFrederick Banting
Canadian
Discoverer of Insulin

Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina

Jethro TullJethro Tull
British
Agricultural Pioneer
Mary Edwards WalkerMary Edwards Walker
American
Surgeon, Feminist, Activist

Kenneth ArrowKenneth Arrow
American
Economist & Political Theorist
Augusto César SandinoAugusto César Sandino
Nicaraguan
Nicaraguan revolutionary Leader

Pope Benedict XIIIPope Benedict XIII
Italian
Servant of God

Howard FloreyHoward Florey
Australian
Pathologist and Pharmacologist

Kurt EisnerKurt Eisner
German
Statesman

Gertrude B. ElionGertrude B. Elion
American
Biochemist, Pharmacologist

Frederick McKinley JonesFrederick McKinley Jones
American
Inventor

Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
Danish
Seismologist, Geophysicist

Emma ChambersEmma Chambers
British
Actress
John ThawJohn Thaw
British
Actor

Abdul Qadir GilaniAbdul Qadir Gilani
Iranian
Preacher
John G. TrumpJohn G. Trump
American
Scientist

Beverley OwenBeverley Owen
American
Actress

Tim HortonTim Horton
Canadian
Ice hockey player
Dwayne Glenn McDuffieDwayne Glenn McDuffie
American
American writer

John CharlesJohn Charles
British, Welsh
Association football player, Association football
Duncan EdwardsDuncan Edwards
British
Footballer

Cleotha StaplesCleotha Staples
American
Singer

Stanley DonenStanley Donen
American
American film and dance director
John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
American
Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American

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Heinz HitlerHeinz Hitler
German
 
Eugène de BeauharnaisEugène de Beauharnais
German
Military commander

Gaius CaesarGaius Caesar
Italian
Roman officer

Gustave CaillebotteGustave Caillebotte
French
Painter, Art collector, Patron of the arts,

Aḥmad GrāñAḥmad Grāñ
Somalian
Somalian Muslim leader
Clark TerryClark Terry
American
Composer, Trumpeter, Songwriter, Bandleader, Music
Howard Walter FloreyHoward Walter Florey
British
Australian pharmacologist

Johannes SteinhoffJohannes Steinhoff
German
Aviator

Clifton Daniel, Jr.Clifton Daniel, Jr.
American
American journalist

Mikhail SholokhovMikhail Sholokhov
Russian
Novelist
Gershom ScholemGershom Scholem
Israeli
Philosopher, Librarian, Historian, Educationist,

Ilmari JuutilainenIlmari Juutilainen
Finnish
Aviator, Military personnel

Harvey KurtzmanHarvey Kurtzman
American
Writer, Journalist

Khoo Teck PuatKhoo Teck Puat
Australian, Malaysian, Singaporean
Entrepreneur, Banker

Osborne ReynoldsOsborne Reynolds
British
Physicist, Civil engineer, Engineer
Sher Ali KhanSher Ali Khan
Afghan
Emir of Afghanistan

Sher Ali KhanSher Ali Khan
Afghan
Emirs
Khama IIIKhama III
South African
Tribal Chief

Heike Kamerlingh-OnnesHeike Kamerlingh-Onnes
Dutch
 

Sándor MáraiSándor Márai
Hungarian
Writer
Edward Marcus DespardEdward Marcus Despard
Irish
Military Officer

Russell W. PetersonRussell W. Peterson
American
Politician
Bronislava NijinskaBronislava Nijinska
Polish
Ballet Dancer

Ronnie HiltonRonnie Hilton
British
Singer

Alexei GuermanAlexei Guerman
Russian
 

Wolf Albach-RettyWolf Albach-Retty
Austrian, German
Actor

Charles Calvert, 3rd Baron BaltimoreCharles Calvert, 3rd Baron Baltimore
British
Statesman
Robert SouthwellRobert Southwell
British
Poet

Dick WhiteDick White
British
Intelligence officer

Morton GouldMorton Gould
American
Composer

George Ellery HaleGeorge Ellery Hale
American
Astronomer, Journalist
Magic SlimMagic Slim
American
Musician

Roden CutlerRoden Cutler
Australian
Diplomat
Henry Peach RobinsonHenry Peach Robinson
Photographer

Harriet HosmerHarriet Hosmer
American
Sculptor

John ThurloeJohn Thurloe
British
Secretary
Guillermo Cabrera InfanteGuillermo Cabrera Infante
Cuban, Spanish, British
Linguist, Screenwriter, Translator, Essayist,

Barry BucknellBarry Bucknell
British
Television host
Dirck van BaburenDirck van Baburen
Dutch
Painter

Bob GodfreyBob Godfrey
British
Animator

Irina PressIrina Press
Ukrainian
Athlete
Tilla DurieuxTilla Durieux
Austrian
Actress

Barney RossetBarney Rosset
American
Publisher
Lisel MuellerLisel Mueller
German, American
Poet

Justinus KernerJustinus Kerner
German
Poet

Walter LiniWalter Lini
Ni-Vanuatu
Priest

Paul RadinPaul Radin
American
Anthropologist
Francis Xavier FordFrancis Xavier Ford
American
Missionary
Violet ArcherViolet Archer
Canadian
Composer

Alfred AnderschAlfred Andersch
German
Writer

Emil HolubEmil Holub
Austrian, Czech, Hungarian
Physician

Jessie Daniel AmesJessie Daniel Ames
American
Activist
Lodovico CastelvetroLodovico Castelvetro
Italian
Writer

Hieronymus BockHieronymus Bock
German
Botanist

Charles WolfeCharles Wolfe
Irish
Poet

Edwin BustillosEdwin Bustillos
Mexican
Human rights activist

George Henry CorlissGeorge Henry Corliss
American
Mechanical engineer
William K. HowardWilliam K. Howard
American
Film Director

H. L. GoldH. L. Gold
American
Writer
Robert HallRobert Hall
British
Minister

Isidre NonellIsidre Nonell
Spanish
Painter
Rafael Guerra BejaranoRafael Guerra Bejarano
Spanish
Bullfighter
Gerhard HechtGerhard Hecht
German
Boxer