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.

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

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

Giuseppe TartiniGiuseppe Tartini
Italian
Composer

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

Otto WallachOtto Wallach
German
Chemist
Tjalling C. KoopmansTjalling C. Koopmans
Dutch
Economist

Lawrence TierneyLawrence Tierney
American
Actor

Shirley Ardell MasonShirley Ardell Mason
American
Artist

Joseph de MaistreJoseph de Maistre
French
Philosopher

Buddy MilesBuddy Miles
American
Drummer
Karl JaspersKarl Jaspers
Swiss, German
Philosopher, Psychiatrist, Physician, Theologian,

Levi EshkolLevi Eshkol
Israeli, Ukrainian
Politician

Roger II of SicilyRoger II of Sicily
Italian
King of Sicily

Mohammed V of MoroccoMohammed V of Morocco
Moroccan
Sultan of Morocco
Sybil LudingtonSybil Ludington
American
American Revolutionary

Hermann EbbinghausHermann Ebbinghaus
German
Psychologist, Educationist, University teacher
Jef RaskinJef Raskin
American
Programmer, Computer scientist, Writer, University

Eric XIV of SwedenEric XIV of Sweden
Swedish
King

Gaetano ReinaGaetano Reina
American
gangster, businessperson
Carl MengerCarl Menger
Austrian, Polish
Economist, University teacher

Richard Jordan GatlingRichard Jordan Gatling
American
Inventor
Earl LloydEarl Lloyd
American
Basketball player

Maria of Austria, Holy Roman EmpressMaria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress
Spanish
Queen

Giovanna of ItalyGiovanna of Italy
Bulgarian, Italian
Princess
FernandelFernandel
French
Actor

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Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of BavariaMaximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria
German
King
Roy EldridgeRoy Eldridge
American
Musician

Takahashi KorekiyoTakahashi Korekiyo
Japanese
Politician, Accountant, Economist

Howard HansonHoward Hanson
American
Composer

Esek HopkinsEsek Hopkins
American
Naval officer
Andy BathgateAndy Bathgate
Canadian
Ice hockey player
Boris TrajkovskiBoris Trajkovski
Macedonian
President

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

Tjalling KoopmansTjalling Koopmans
Dutch, American
Economist, Mathematician

Manfred, King of SicilyManfred, King of Sicily
Italian
King of Sicily
Dan ShomronDan Shomron
Israeli
Military commander

Mary Whiton CalkinsMary Whiton Calkins
American
Psychologist, University teacher

Saitō MakotoSaitō Makoto
Japanese
Prime minister

Arturo Uslar PietriArturo Uslar Pietri
Venezuelan
Historian

Manfred of SicilyManfred of Sicily
Italian
King
Leopold KohrLeopold Kohr
Austrian
Economist

Louis-Hippolyte LafontaineLouis-Hippolyte Lafontaine
Canadian
Politician
Pavel PostyshevPavel Postyshev
Russian
Politician

Angelo SecchiAngelo Secchi
Italian
Astronomer

Alois SenefelderAlois Senefelder
German
Actor
Richmond LattimoreRichmond Lattimore
Chinese, American
Poet

Stéphane HesselStéphane Hessel
German, French
Diplomat
José CadalsoJosé Cadalso
Spanish
Author

Teinosuke KinugasaTeinosuke Kinugasa
Japanese
Director

Yokoyama TaikanYokoyama Taikan
Japanese
Painter

Johann Heinrich Wilhelm TischbeinJohann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein
German
Painter

Nuccio BertoneNuccio Bertone
Italian
Automobile designer
Svetozar MarkovićSvetozar Marković
Serbian
Political Activist

Michael HainischMichael Hainisch
Austrian
Politician

José QuinteroJosé Quintero
Panamanian
Theatre director

Beaumont NewhallBeaumont Newhall
American
Curator
Arnošt LustigArnošt Lustig
Czech
Writer

Armand de Bourbon, Prince of ContiArmand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti
French
Nobleman
John Philip KembleJohn Philip Kemble
British
Actor

Mouloud MammeriMouloud Mammeri
Algerian
Writer

Richard DaleRichard Dale
American
Naval officer
Peter StruvePeter Struve
German, Russian
Economist

Emiliano Chamorro VargasEmiliano Chamorro Vargas
Nicaraguan
Political Leader
Thomas TookeThomas Tooke
British
Economist

Dino CompagniDino Compagni
Italian
Writer

Claude Favre de VaugelasClaude Favre de Vaugelas
French
Grammarian
Jorge de MontemorJorge de Montemor
Portuguese
Novelist

Willie SimmsWillie Simms
American
Jockey
Louis Fabian Bachrach Jr.Louis Fabian Bachrach Jr.
American
Photographer

Kenichi HondaKenichi Honda
Japanese
Chemist

J. Donald M. GassJ. Donald M. Gass
Canadian
American ophthalmologist

Mu DanMu Dan
Chinese
Poet
Sir Harry LauderSir Harry Lauder
Scottish
 
Martin Julian BuergerMartin Julian Buerger
American
Crystallographer

William Ralph IngeWilliam Ralph Inge
British
 

Erik XIVErik XIV
Swedish
King of Sweden

Guðmundur G. HagalínGuðmundur G. Hagalín
Icelander
Writer
Lucy Whitehead McGill Waterbury PeabodyLucy Whitehead McGill Waterbury Peabody
American
Missionary

Robert R. LivingstonRobert R. Livingston
American
Politician

Henry GrunwaldHenry Grunwald
Austrian, American
Journalist

Anthony John ArkellAnthony John Arkell
British
Archaeologist

William Waldegrave Palmer, 2nd earl of SelborneWilliam Waldegrave Palmer, 2nd earl of Selborne
British
Politician
Sir Hans Wolfgang SingerSir Hans Wolfgang Singer
German, British
Economist

Aḥmad ShuqayrīAḥmad Shuqayrī
Lebanese, Palestinian
Political leader
Godefroi, count d'EstradesGodefroi, count d'Estrades
French
Marshal of France

Lorenzino de' MediciLorenzino de' Medici
Italian
Politician
Max SterneMax Sterne
Italian
Veterinarian
Otomfuo Opoku Ware IIOtomfuo Opoku Ware II
Ghanaian
King of the Asante Kingdom