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.

MadhubalaMadhubala
Indian
Actress

Stan LaurelStan Laurel
British, American
Actor

James HerriotJames Herriot
British
Writer

John KeatsJohn Keats
British
Romantic poet

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
American
Military Personnel
Katherine HelmondKatherine Helmond
American
Actress

L. S. LowryL. S. Lowry
British
Artist

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
Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
Japanese
Japanese General

PolycarpPolycarp
Turkish
Saint

Nellie MelbaNellie Melba
Australian
Opera Singer

Robert K. MertonRobert K. Merton
American
Sociologist

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,
Horst WesselHorst Wessel
German
Composer

Alan ColmesAlan Colmes
American
Radio personality, Journalist

Mabel NormandMabel Normand
American
Actress
Emperor Yingzong of MingEmperor Yingzong of Ming
Chinese
Emperor

Diego ColumbusDiego Columbus
Spanish, Portuguese
Navigator
Muhammad AsadMuhammad Asad
Ukrainian
Journalist

Joshua ReynoldsJoshua Reynolds
British
Painter

Henry Grey, 1st Duke of SuffolkHenry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk
British
Nobleman
Jack DragnaJack Dragna
Italian
 

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Humphrey, Duke of GloucesterHumphrey, Duke of Gloucester
British
Military Leader
Telmo ZarraTelmo Zarra
Spanish
Association football player

Aleksey Nikolayevich TolstoyAleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
Russian
writer, Poet

Rudolf LangeRudolf Lange
German
jurist

Heinrich von VietinghoffHeinrich von Vietinghoff
German
Military personnel
Pope Eugene IVPope Eugene IV
Italian
Pope
Heinz BerggruenHeinz Berggruen
German
Art Dealer

Paul ClaudelPaul Claudel
French
Playwright, Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Diarist, Poet

Hans BellmerHans Bellmer
French
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer, Engraver

Gentile BelliniGentile Bellini
Italian
painter, sculptor, medallist
Ernest DowsonErnest Dowson
British
Poet

Albrecht von RoonAlbrecht von Roon
German
Politician

Giambattista BasileGiambattista Basile
Italian
writer, poet, children's writer

Herbert HowellsHerbert Howells
British
Composer

Janez DrnovšekJanez Drnovšek
Slovenian
Prime Minister
Fannie HurstFannie Hurst
American
Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer

Anson BurlingameAnson Burlingame
American
Lawyer
Helmut SchönHelmut Schön
German
Football Player

William KnowlandWilliam Knowland
American
Politician

Alice Herz-SommerAlice Herz-Sommer
Israeli
Musician, Pianist, Educationist, Music educator
Mikhail SperanskyMikhail Speransky
Russian
Statesman

Zygmunt KrasińskiZygmunt Krasiński
French
Poet
Ahmad DahlanAhmad Dahlan
Indonesian
Islamic revivalist

Hans Hellmut KirstHans Hellmut Kirst
German, Polish
Novelist

Frank LaunderFrank Launder
British
Writer

Joanna BaillieJoanna Baillie
Scottish
Poet

Georg MuffatGeorg Muffat
French
Composer
William ButterfieldWilliam Butterfield
British
Architect

Sverre FehnSverre Fehn
Norwegian
Architect

Don CornellDon Cornell
American
Singer

Thomas GoodwinThomas Goodwin
British
Theologian
Andrea CesalpinoAndrea Cesalpino
Italian
Physician

Leonard D. WhiteLeonard D. White
American
Historian
Luis Palés MatosLuis Palés Matos
Puerto Rican
Poet

Winthrop JordanWinthrop Jordan
American
Professor

John Robert GreggJohn Robert Gregg
Irish, American
Educator
Marcus Sieff, Baron Sieff of BrimptonMarcus Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton
British
Businessman

Robert TriffinRobert Triffin
Belgian, American
Economist
Dickinson W. RichardsDickinson W. Richards
American
Physician

Friedrich von EsmarchFriedrich von Esmarch
German
Surgeon

Vera KomissarzhevskayaVera Komissarzhevskaya
Russian
Actress
Kate BarnardKate Barnard
American
Politician

Vijay AnandVijay Anand
Indian
Director
Kate Waller BarrettKate Waller Barrett
American
Physician

Tony WilliamsTony Williams
American
Drummer

Stanisław I LeszczyńskiStanisław I Leszczyński
Polish, Ukrainian
King

Joseph WartonJoseph Warton
British
Literary Critic
Frederick BuschFrederick Busch
American
Author
Oscar LewensteinOscar Lewenstein
British
Theatre Producer

Carl AndersonCarl Anderson
American
Singer

Jonathan HornblowerJonathan Hornblower
British
Pioneer

George TaylorGeorge Taylor
British, American
Politician
Elizabeth Graeme FergussonElizabeth Graeme Fergusson
American
Poet

Thomas Edward ThorpeThomas Edward Thorpe
British
Chemist

Augusta Braxton BakerAugusta Braxton Baker
American
Librarian

Sir Stanley MatthewsSir Stanley Matthews
British
Footballer

Christopher HillChristopher Hill
British
historian
Ludwig von CobenzlLudwig von Cobenzl
Austrian
Diplomat

Hansi KnoteckHansi Knoteck
Austrian
Actress
Julien RiesJulien Ries
Belgian
University teacher, Historian of religion,

Karl Ludwig von KnebelKarl Ludwig von Knebel
German
Poet
Sophus MüllerSophus Müller
Danish
Archaeologist
Tom PattersonTom Patterson
Canadian
Theatrical producer