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.

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 Madhubala

Madhubala.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 14, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Delhi
Died: 1969
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 2 John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 11, 1767
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Braintree
Died: 1848

 3 Stan Laurel

Stan Laurel.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 16, 1890
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ulverston, Lancashire
Died: 1965
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 John Keats

John Keats.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Romantic poet
Birthdate: October 31, 1795
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moorgate
Died: 1821

 5 Carl F. Gauss

Carl F. Gauss.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Physicist
Birthdate: April 30, 1777
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brunswick, Germany
Died: 1855

 6 Carlos Hathcock

Carlos Hathcock.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Personnel
Birthdate: May 20, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas
Died: 1999

 7 James Herriot

James Herriot.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 3, 1916
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sunderland, County Durham, England
Died: 1995
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 8 Katherine Helmond

Katherine Helmond.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 5, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Galveston, Texas, United States
Died: 2019
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 9 Robert Smalls

Robert Smalls.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 5, 1839
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
Died: 1915

 10 William Bonin

William Bonin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: January 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Willimantic
Died: 1996

 11 Saud of Saudi Arabia

Saud of Saudi Arabia.
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Famous As: Former King of Saudi Arabia
Birthdate: January 15, 1902
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kuwait City
Died: 1969
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 12 Edward Elgar

Edward Elgar.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: June 2, 1857
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Broadheath
Died: 1934

 13 Melvin Franklin

Melvin Franklin.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: R&B Singer
Birthdate: October 12, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama
Died: 1995
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 14 Tomoyuki Yamashita

Tomoyuki Yamashita.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Japanese General
Birthdate: November 8, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Otoyo, Kōchi Prefecture, Japan
Died: 1946

 15 Sir Stanley Matthews

Sir Stanley Matthews
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: February 1, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hanley
Died: 2000

 16 Polycarp

Polycarp.
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0069 AD
Birthplace: Smyrna, Turkey
Died: 0155

 17 Ofra Haza

Ofra Haza
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Voice actor, Actor, Composer, Journalist, Pianist, Songwriter
Birthdate: November 19, 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tel Aviv
Died: 2000

 18 L. S. Lowry

L. S. Lowry.
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: November 1, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stretford, Lancashire, England
Died: 1976

 19 Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke

Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Royal Navy officer
Birthdate: November 23, 1886
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England
Died: 1960

 20 Horst Wessel

Horst Wessel
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: October 9, 1907
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bielefeld
Died: 1930

 21 James Maurice Gavin

James Maurice Gavin
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: March 22, 1907
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1990

 22 Carl Anderson

Carl Anderson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 27, 1945
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
Died: 2004

 23 Tony Williams

Tony Williams
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer
Birthdate: December 12, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 1997

 24 Robert K. Merton

Robert K. Merton.
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Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: July 4, 1910
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: 2003

 25 Marella Agnelli

Marella Agnelli
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Noblewoman
Birthdate: May 4, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 2019

 26 Mabel Normand

Mabel Normand
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 9, 1892
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Brighton, Staten Island,
Died: 1930
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 27 Nellie Melba

Nellie Melba.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera Singer
Birthdate: May 19, 1861
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Richmond
Died: 1931

 28 Alan Colmes

Alan Colmes
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Famous As: Radio personality, Journalist
Birthdate: September 24, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 2017

 29 Vijay Anand

Vijay Anand
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: January 22, 1934
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gurdaspur, India
Died: 2004

 30 Emperor Yingzong of Ming

Emperor Yingzong of Ming
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: November 29, 1427
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: 1464

 31 Joshua Reynolds

Joshua Reynolds
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 16, 1723
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Plympton, England
Died: 1792

 32 Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk

Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nobleman
Birthdate: January 17, 1517
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London. England
Died: 1554

 33 Leo Baekeland

Leo Baekeland.
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Famous As: Chemist & Inventor
Birthdate: November 14, 1863
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium
Died: 1944

 34 Jack Dragna

Jack Dragna
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: April 18, 1891
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Corleone
Died: 1956

 35 Diego Columbus

Diego Columbus
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Navigator
Birthdate: April 1, 1479
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Porto Santo Island, Portugal
Died: 1526

 36 Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester

Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: October 3, 1390
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1447

 37 Telmo Zarra

Telmo Zarra
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: January 20, 1921
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Biscay
Died: 2006
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 38 José Napoleón Duarte

José Napoleón Duarte.
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Salvadoran Political figure
Birthdate: November 23, 1925
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santa Ana
Died: 1990

 39 Stanisław I Leszczyński

Stanisław I Leszczyński
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: October 20, 1677
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine
Died: 1766

 40 Tuulikki Pietila

Tuulikki Pietila
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Graphic Artist
Birthdate: February 18, 1917
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
Died: 2009

 41 Rudolf Lange

Rudolf Lange
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: jurist
Birthdate: November 18, 1910
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Weißwasser
Died: 1945

 42 Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy

Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: writer, Poet
Birthdate: January 10, 1883
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pugachyov
Died: 1945

 43 Heinrich von Vietinghoff

Heinrich von Vietinghoff
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: December 6, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mainz
Died: 1952

 44 Albrecht von Roon

Albrecht von Roon
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 30, 1803
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Q1803281
Died: 1879

 45 Alexandre Lippmann

Alexandre Lippmann
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Fencer
Birthdate: June 11, 1881
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1960

 46 Paul Claudel

Paul Claudel
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet lawyer, Translator
Birthdate: August 6, 1868
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Villeneuve-sur-Fère
Died: 1955

 47 Helmut Schön

Helmut Schön
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Player
Birthdate: September 15, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: 1996

 48 Pope Eugene IV

Pope Eugene IV
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 1383 AD
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: 1447

 49 Gentile Bellini

Gentile Bellini
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 1429 AD
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: 1507

 50 Janez Drnovšek

Janez Drnovšek
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: May 17, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Celje
Died: 2008