Died On February 26th

Discover the most famous people who died on February 26. The list includes people like Bill Hicks, Giuseppe Tartini, Theodore Hesburgh, Theodore Schultz, Jack Clayton. Famous personalities featured on this list, include economists, political leaders, philosophers and mathematicians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom and many more countries.

Bill HicksBill Hicks
American
Comedian
Vinayak Damodar SavarkarVinayak Damodar Savarkar
Indian
Independence Activist, Reformer

Wendy RichardWendy Richard
British
Actress

Anandi Gopal JoshiAnandi Gopal Joshi
Indian
First Indian Female Doctor

Theodor EickeTheodor Eicke
German
Military Officer

Joseph WapnerJoseph Wapner
American
Judge
Giuseppe TartiniGiuseppe Tartini
Italian
Composer

Theodore HesburghTheodore Hesburgh
American
15th President of the University of Notre Dame

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
American
Economist
Jack ClaytonJack Clayton
British
Film Director

Tjalling C. KoopmansTjalling C. Koopmans
Dutch, American
Mathematician
Otto WallachOtto Wallach
German
Chemist

Roch ThériaultRoch Thériault
Canadian
Religious leader

Lawrence TierneyLawrence Tierney
American
Actor

Shirley Ardell MasonShirley Ardell Mason
American
Artist

Mohammed V of MoroccoMohammed V of Morocco
Moroccan
Sultan of Morocco
Buddy MilesBuddy Miles
American
Drummer

Joseph de MaistreJoseph de Maistre
French
Philosopher

Karl JaspersKarl Jaspers
Swiss, German
Philosopher, Psychiatrist, Physician, Theologian,

Roger II of SicilyRoger II of Sicily
Italian
King of Sicily
Jimmie Lee JacksonJimmie Lee Jackson
American
Activist

Robert R. LivingstonRobert R. Livingston
American
Politician
Levi EshkolLevi Eshkol
Israeli, Ukrainian
Politician

Sybil LudingtonSybil Ludington
American
American Revolutionary

Hermann EbbinghausHermann Ebbinghaus
German
Psychologist, Educationist, University teacher
Gaetano ReinaGaetano Reina
American
gangster, businessperson

Eric XIV of SwedenEric XIV of Sweden
Swedish
King
Erik XIVErik XIV
Swedish
King of Sweden

Richard Jordan GatlingRichard Jordan Gatling
American
Inventor

Carl MengerCarl Menger
Austrian, Polish
Economist, University teacher
Jef RaskinJef Raskin
American
Programmer, Computer scientist, Writer, University

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Giovanna of ItalyGiovanna of Italy
Bulgarian, Italian
Princess
Maria of Austria, Holy Roman EmpressMaria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress
Spanish
Queen

Nexhmije HoxhaNexhmije Hoxha
Albanian
Politician

FernandelFernandel
French
Actor

Earl LloydEarl Lloyd
American
Basketball player
Sir Harry LauderSir Harry Lauder
Scottish
 
Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of BavariaMaximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria
German
King

Roy EldridgeRoy Eldridge
American
Musician

Boris TrajkovskiBoris Trajkovski
Macedonian
President

Mary Whiton CalkinsMary Whiton Calkins
American
Psychologist, University teacher
Takahashi KorekiyoTakahashi Korekiyo
Japanese
Politician, Accountant, Economist

Dan ShomronDan Shomron
Israeli
Military commander

Roger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of MarchRoger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March
British
English noble

Manfred of SicilyManfred of Sicily
Italian
King

Manfred, King of SicilyManfred, King of Sicily
Italian
King of Sicily
Howard HansonHoward Hanson
American
Composer

Andy BathgateAndy Bathgate
Canadian
Ice hockey player
Saitō MakotoSaitō Makoto
Japanese
Prime minister

Otomfuo Opoku Ware IIOtomfuo Opoku Ware II
Ghanaian
King of the Asante Kingdom

Esek HopkinsEsek Hopkins
American
Naval officer
Tjalling KoopmansTjalling Koopmans
Dutch, American
Economist, Mathematician

Pavel PostyshevPavel Postyshev
Russian
Politician
William Ralph IngeWilliam Ralph Inge
British
 

Lorenzino de' MediciLorenzino de' Medici
Italian
Politician

Alois SenefelderAlois Senefelder
German
Actor

Aḥmad ShuqayrīAḥmad Shuqayrī
Lebanese, Palestinian
Political leader

Louis-Hippolyte LafontaineLouis-Hippolyte Lafontaine
Canadian
Politician
Samiha KhalilSamiha Khalil
Palestinian
Politician

Nuccio BertoneNuccio Bertone
Italian
Automobile designer

Leopold KohrLeopold Kohr
Austrian
Economist

Stéphane HesselStéphane Hessel
German, French
Diplomat
Richmond LattimoreRichmond Lattimore
Chinese, American
Poet

Michael HainischMichael Hainisch
Austrian
Politician
Mouloud MammeriMouloud Mammeri
Algerian
Writer

Yokoyama TaikanYokoyama Taikan
Japanese
Painter

Arnošt LustigArnošt Lustig
Czech
Writer
Teinosuke KinugasaTeinosuke Kinugasa
Japanese
Director

Armand de Bourbon, Prince of ContiArmand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti
French
Nobleman
Leonardo DavidLeonardo David
Italian
Alpine skier

Johann Heinrich Wilhelm TischbeinJohann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein
German
Painter

Arturo Uslar PietriArturo Uslar Pietri
Venezuelan
Historian
Angelo SecchiAngelo Secchi
Italian
Astronomer

Svetozar MarkovićSvetozar Marković
Serbian
Political Activist
William Waldegrave Palmer, 2nd earl of SelborneWilliam Waldegrave Palmer, 2nd earl of Selborne
British
Politician

José QuinteroJosé Quintero
Panamanian
Theatre director

Peter StruvePeter Struve
German, Russian
Economist

Sir Hans Wolfgang SingerSir Hans Wolfgang Singer
German, British
Economist
John Philip KembleJohn Philip Kemble
British
Actor
Richard DaleRichard Dale
American
Naval officer

Beaumont NewhallBeaumont Newhall
American
Curator

José CadalsoJosé Cadalso
Spanish
Author

Henry GrunwaldHenry Grunwald
Austrian, American
Journalist
Thomas D'UrfeyThomas D'Urfey
British
Writer

Emiliano Chamorro VargasEmiliano Chamorro Vargas
Nicaraguan
Political Leader

Thomas TookeThomas Tooke
British
Economist

Claude Favre de VaugelasClaude Favre de Vaugelas
French
Grammarian

Ruth DrexelRuth Drexel
German
Actress
Louis Fabian Bachrach Jr.Louis Fabian Bachrach Jr.
American
Photographer

Kenichi HondaKenichi Honda
Japanese
Chemist
Dino CompagniDino Compagni
Italian
Writer

Jorge de MontemorJorge de Montemor
Portuguese
Novelist
J. Donald M. GassJ. Donald M. Gass
Canadian
American ophthalmologist
Mu DanMu Dan
Chinese
Poet