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

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
Scottish
 

Pope Julius IIPope Julius II
Italian
Pope

James I of ScotlandJames I of Scotland
Scottish
King of Scotland
Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina

Frederick BantingFrederick Banting
Canadian
Discoverer of Insulin

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
Howard FloreyHoward Florey
Australian
Pathologist and Pharmacologist

Pope Benedict XIIIPope Benedict XIII
Italian
Servant of God

Gertrude B. ElionGertrude B. Elion
American
Biochemist, Pharmacologist

Kurt EisnerKurt Eisner
German
Statesman

Frederick McKinley JonesFrederick McKinley Jones
American
Inventor

Inge LehmannInge Lehmann
Danish
Seismologist, Geophysicist

Jethro TullJethro Tull
British
Agricultural Pioneer

Emma ChambersEmma Chambers
British
Actress
John ThawJohn Thaw
British
Actor

Abdul Qadir GilaniAbdul Qadir Gilani
Iranian
Preacher
Beverley OwenBeverley Owen
American
Actress

Tim HortonTim Horton
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Stanley DonenStanley Donen
American
American film and dance director
Duncan EdwardsDuncan Edwards
British
Footballer

John CharlesJohn Charles
British, Welsh
Association football player, Association football
Heinz HitlerHeinz Hitler
German
 

Eugène de BeauharnaisEugène de Beauharnais
German
Military commander

Gustave CaillebotteGustave Caillebotte
French
Painter, Art collector, Patron of the arts,
Gaius CaesarGaius Caesar
Italian
Roman officer

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Clark TerryClark Terry
American
Composer, Trumpeter, Songwriter, Bandleader, Music
Mikhail SholokhovMikhail Sholokhov
Russian
Novelist

Harvey KurtzmanHarvey Kurtzman
American
Writer, Journalist

John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
American
Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American

Khoo Teck PuatKhoo Teck Puat
Australian, Malaysian, Singaporean
Entrepreneur, Banker
Gershom ScholemGershom Scholem
Israeli
Philosopher, Librarian, Historian, Educationist,
Johannes SteinhoffJohannes Steinhoff
German
Aviator

Ilmari JuutilainenIlmari Juutilainen
Finnish
Aviator, Military personnel

Sher Ali KhanSher Ali Khan
Afghan
Emir of Afghanistan

Sándor MáraiSándor Márai
Hungarian
Writer
Magic SlimMagic Slim
American
Musician

Morton GouldMorton Gould
American
Composer

Khama IIIKhama III
South African
Tribal Chief

Osborne ReynoldsOsborne Reynolds
British
Physicist, Civil engineer, Engineer

Bronislava NijinskaBronislava Nijinska
Polish
Ballet Dancer
George Ellery HaleGeorge Ellery Hale
American
Astronomer, Journalist

Ronnie HiltonRonnie Hilton
British
Singer
Lisel MuellerLisel Mueller
German, American
Poet

Charles Calvert, 3rd Baron BaltimoreCharles Calvert, 3rd Baron Baltimore
British
Statesman

Roden CutlerRoden Cutler
Australian
Diplomat
Guillermo Cabrera InfanteGuillermo Cabrera Infante
Cuban, Spanish, British
Linguist, Screenwriter, Translator, Essayist,

Harriet HosmerHarriet Hosmer
American
Sculptor
Dirck van BaburenDirck van Baburen
Dutch
Painter

Henry Peach RobinsonHenry Peach Robinson
Photographer

Irina PressIrina Press
Ukrainian
Athlete

John ThurloeJohn Thurloe
British
Secretary

Bob GodfreyBob Godfrey
British
Animator
Alfred AnderschAlfred Andersch
German
Writer

Russell W. PetersonRussell W. Peterson
American
Politician

Justinus KernerJustinus Kerner
German
Poet

Barry BucknellBarry Bucknell
British
Television host
Hieronymus BockHieronymus Bock
German
Botanist

Barney RossetBarney Rosset
American
Publisher
Jessie Daniel AmesJessie Daniel Ames
American
Activist

Paul RadinPaul Radin
American
Anthropologist

Howard Walter FloreyHoward Walter Florey
British
Australian pharmacologist
Emil HolubEmil Holub
Austrian, Czech, Hungarian
Physician

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

Violet ArcherViolet Archer
Canadian
Composer

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

Francis Xavier FordFrancis Xavier Ford
American
Missionary
Charles WolfeCharles Wolfe
Irish
Poet

Lodovico CastelvetroLodovico Castelvetro
Italian
Writer

Edwin BustillosEdwin Bustillos
Mexican
Human rights activist

Margaret Dreier RobinsMargaret Dreier Robins
American
Labour Leader
Ara BerberianAra Berberian
American
Music performer
Joaquín AcostaJoaquín Acosta
Colombian
Explorer

Georg Friedrich von MartensGeorg Friedrich von Martens
German
Jurist

Heike Kamerlingh-OnnesHeike Kamerlingh-Onnes
Dutch
 

Edward Marcus DespardEdward Marcus Despard
Irish
Military Officer
Albert WolffAlbert Wolff
Dutch
conductor, Choir director, Composer, Pianist

Dwayne Glenn McDuffieDwayne Glenn McDuffie
American
American writer

Aḥmad GrāñAḥmad Grāñ
Somalian
Somalian Muslim leader

Alexei GuermanAlexei Guerman
Russian
 

Clifton Daniel, Jr.Clifton Daniel, Jr.
American
American journalist
Lajos GulācsyLajos Gulācsy
Hungarian
Painter