Died On February 23rd

Discover the most famous people who died on February 23. The list includes people like John Quincy Adams, John Keats, Edward Elgar, Nellie Melba, Leo Baekeland. Famous personalities featured on this list, include soldiers, historians, political leaders and composers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, Germany & Italy and many more countries.

Stan LaurelStan Laurel
British, American
Actor

MadhubalaMadhubala
Indian
Actress

John KeatsJohn Keats
British
Romantic poet

L. S. LowryL. S. Lowry
British
Artist

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
American
Military Personnel
Katherine HelmondKatherine Helmond
American
Actress

Melvin FranklinMelvin Franklin
American
R&B Singer

Edward ElgarEdward Elgar
British
Composer
Saud of Saudi ArabiaSaud of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

James HerriotJames Herriot
British
Writer
Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
Japanese
Japanese General

PolycarpPolycarp
Turkish
Saint

Robert K. MertonRobert K. Merton
American
Sociologist

Nellie MelbaNellie Melba
Australian
Opera Singer

Leo BaekelandLeo Baekeland
Belgian, American
Chemist & Inventor
José Napoleón DuarteJosé Napoleón Duarte
Salvadoran
Salvadoran Political figure

Carl F. GaussCarl F. Gauss
German
Mathematician

Carl Friedrich GaussCarl Friedrich Gauss
German
Mathematician, Geophysicist, Astronomer, Science

Robert SmallsRobert Smalls
American
Politician
William BoninWilliam Bonin
American
Criminal

Ofra HazaOfra Haza
Israeli
Singer, Voice actor, Actor, Composer, Journalist,
Joshua ReynoldsJoshua Reynolds
British
Painter

Horst WesselHorst Wessel
German
Composer

Mabel NormandMabel Normand
American
Actress
Alan ColmesAlan Colmes
American
Radio personality, Journalist

Paul ClaudelPaul Claudel
French
Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet
Jack DragnaJack Dragna
Italian
 

Muhammad AsadMuhammad Asad
Ukrainian
Journalist

Al-Walid IAl-Walid I
Syrian
Caliph of Damascus
Diego ColumbusDiego Columbus
Spanish, Portuguese
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Peter DamianPeter Damian
Italian
monk, diplomat, Catholic priest, philosopher
Aleksey Nikolayevich TolstoyAleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
Russian
writer, Poet

Telmo ZarraTelmo Zarra
Spanish
Association football player

Rudolf LangeRudolf Lange
German
jurist

Gentile BelliniGentile Bellini
Italian
painter, sculptor, medallist
Giambattista BasileGiambattista Basile
Italian
writer, poet, children's writer
Heinrich von VietinghoffHeinrich von Vietinghoff
German
Military personnel

Fannie HurstFannie Hurst
American
Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer

Ernest DowsonErnest Dowson
British
Poet

Herbert HowellsHerbert Howells
British
Composer
Hans BellmerHans Bellmer
French
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer, Engraver

Pope Eugene IVPope Eugene IV
Italian
 

Albrecht von RoonAlbrecht von Roon
German
Politician

Alice Herz-SommerAlice Herz-Sommer
Israeli
Musician, Pianist, Educationist, Music educator

Anson BurlingameAnson Burlingame
American
Lawyer
William KnowlandWilliam Knowland
American
Politician

Janez DrnovšekJanez Drnovšek
Slovenian
Prime Minister
Helmut SchönHelmut Schön
German
Football Player

Joanna BaillieJoanna Baillie
Scottish
Poet

Heinz BerggruenHeinz Berggruen
German
Art Dealer
Ahmad DahlanAhmad Dahlan
Indonesian
Islamic revivalist

Zygmunt KrasińskiZygmunt Krasiński
French
Poet
Andrea CesalpinoAndrea Cesalpino
Italian
Physician

William ButterfieldWilliam Butterfield
British
Architect

Hans Hellmut KirstHans Hellmut Kirst
German, Polish
Novelist

Don CornellDon Cornell
American
Singer

Georg MuffatGeorg Muffat
French
Composer
Sverre FehnSverre Fehn
Norwegian
Architect

Leonard D. WhiteLeonard D. White
American
Political Scientist, Historian

Tony WilliamsTony Williams
American
Drummer

George TaylorGeorge Taylor
British, American
Politician
Julien RiesJulien Ries
Belgian
University teacher, Historian of religion,

Christopher HillChristopher Hill
British
historian
Sir Stanley MatthewsSir Stanley Matthews
British
Footballer

William AllanWilliam Allan
Scottish
Painter

James Maurice GavinJames Maurice Gavin
American
Military Officer
Alexander YegorovAlexander Yegorov
Russian
Military leader

Jean-Gaston DarbouxJean-Gaston Darboux
French
Mathematician
Johannes CrügerJohannes Crüger
German
Composer

Stanisław I LeszczyńskiStanisław I Leszczyński
Polish
King