Died On February 24th

Discover the most famous people who died on February 24. The list includes people like Don Knotts, Tommy Douglas, Robert Fulton, Henry Cavendish, Joshua Chamberlain. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, journalists and novelists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & India 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 Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: August 26, 1918
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, United States
Died: 2020

 2 Don Knotts

Don Knotts
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2006

 3 Harold Ramis

Harold Ramis
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Famous As: American actor
Birthdate: November 21, 1944
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2014

 4 Dinah Shore

Dinah Shore
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 29, 1916
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Winchester, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1994

 5 Sridevi

Sridevi
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 13, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sivakasi, Madras State, India
Died: 2018
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 6 Dennis Weaver

Dennis Weaver
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 4, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: 2006
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 7 Dawn Brancheau

Dawn Brancheau
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Animal Trainer
Birthdate: April 16, 1969
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cedar Lake, Indiana
Died: 2010
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 8 Claude Shannon

Claude Shannon
2
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Cryptographer
Birthdate: April 30, 1916
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Petoskey, Michigan, United States
Died: 2001

 9 Tommy Douglas

Tommy Douglas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 7th Premier of Saskatchewan (1944-61)
Birthdate: October 20, 1904
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Camelon, Falkirk, Scotland
Died: 1986

 10 Octavia Butler

Octavia Butler
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science fiction author
Birthdate: June 22, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States
Died: 2006

 11 Robert Fulton

Robert Fulton
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Famous As: American engineer & inventor
Birthdate: November 14, 1765
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Little Britain, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Died: 1815

 12 Joshua Chamberlain

Joshua Chamberlain
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Educator & War Hero
Birthdate: September 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brewer
Died: 1914

 13 Rukmini Devi Arundale

Rukmini Devi Arundale
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Bharatnatyam Dancer
Birthdate: February 29, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: 1986

 14 Henry Cavendish

Henry Cavendish
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Natural philosopher
Birthdate: October 10, 1731
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nice, France
Died: 1810

 15 John Franzese

John Franzese
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Crime Boss
Birthdate: February 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: 2020

 16 Bhimsen Joshi

Bhimsen Joshi
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Hindustani Classical Vocalist
Birthdate: February 4, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gadag, Karnataka
Died: 2011

 17 Johnnie Ray

Johnnie Ray
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 10, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dallas, Oregon, USA
Died: 1990

 18 Henny Youngman

Henny Youngman
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: March 16, 1906
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Whitechapel
Died: 1998

 19 George Gobel

George Gobel
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 20, 1919
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 1991

 20 Nikolai Bulganin

Nikolai Bulganin
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Premier of the Soviet Union (1955-58)
Birthdate: June 11, 1895
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Died: 1975

 21 Jan Berenstain

Jan Berenstain
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 26, 1923
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2012

 22 Malcolm Forbes

Malcolm Forbes
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Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: August 19, 1919
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1990

 23 Alberto Sordi

Alberto Sordi
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 15, 1920
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 2003

 24 Nikolai Lobachevsky

Nikolai Lobachevsky
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: December 1, 1792
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Died: 1856

 25 Andre Dubus

Andre Dubus
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Short story writer
Birthdate: August 11, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1999

 26 Bud Luckey

Bud Luckey
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Animator
Birthdate: July 28, 1934
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Billings, Montana, USA
Died: 2018

 27 Quanah Parker

Quanah Parker
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: 1845 AD
Birthplace: Elk Valley
Died: 1911

 28 Herman Brix

Herman Brix
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 19, 1906
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
Died: 2007
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 29 Hu Shih

Hu Shih
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Famous As: Diplomat, Professor, Journalist
Birthdate: December 17, 1891
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Shanghai
Died: 1962

 30 Otto Goldschmidt

Otto Goldschmidt
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: August 21, 1829
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: 1907

 31 Franz Waxman

Franz Waxman
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: December 24, 1906
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chorzow, Poland
Died: 1967

 32 Johann Weyer

Johann Weyer
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: physician, writer
Birthdate: February 24, 1515
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Grave, Netherlands
Died: 1588

 33 Carlos Páez Vilaró

Carlos Páez Vilaró
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: November 1, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Montevideo
Died: 2014

 34 Aethelberht I

Aethelberht I
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: King of Kent
Birthdate: 0550 AD
Birthplace: Kingdom of Kent
Died: 0616

 35 Bernard Loiseau

Bernard Loiseau
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Chef
Birthdate: January 13, 1951
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chamalières, France
Died: 2003

 36 Larry Norman

Larry Norman
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: April 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
Died: 2008

 37 Anna Larina

Anna Larina
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Memoirist
Birthdate: January 27, 1914
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Russian Empire
Died: 1996

 38 Sir Edmund Andros

Sir Edmund Andros
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Colonial official
Birthdate: December 6, 1637
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1714

 39 Richard de la Pole

Richard de la Pole
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Noble
Birthdate: 1480 AD
Birthplace: England
Died: 1525

 40 Joseph Jenkins Roberts

Joseph Jenkins Roberts
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: March 15, 1809
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Died: 1876

 41 Amanda Smith

Amanda Smith
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: January 23, 1837
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Long Green, Maryland, United States
Died: 1915

 42 John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby

John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Lord Privy Seal
Birthdate: September 8, 1647
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1721

 43 Pierre Janet

Pierre Janet
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: May 30, 1859
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1947

 44 Bluma Zeigarnik

Bluma Zeigarnik
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: November 9, 1901
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Prienai, Lithuania
Died: 1988

 45 Hjalmar Branting

Hjalmar Branting
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 23, 1860
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 1925

 46 Auguste Chouteau

Auguste Chouteau
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 7, 1749
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1829

 47 Emil August Fieldorf

Emil August Fieldorf
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: March 20, 1895
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
Died: 1953

 48 Pearl Cornioley

Pearl Cornioley
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: British wartime agent
Birthdate: June 24, 1914
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2008

 49 Osman Hamdi Bey

Osman Hamdi Bey
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: December 30, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: İstanbul, Turkey
Died: 1910

 50 Bobby Moore

Bobby Moore
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football - Defender for England
Birthdate: April 12, 1941
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Barking, Essex, England
Died: 1993
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)