Died On February 26th

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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.
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 1 
Trayvon Martin
(Shooting Victim)
Trayvon Martin
28
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 5, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Died: 2012
 2 
Bill Hicks
(American Stand-Up Comedian and Satirist)
Bill Hicks
9
Birthdate: December 16, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Valdosta, Georgia, United States
Died: 1994
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 3 
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
(Independence Activist, Reformer)
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
11
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: May 28, 1883
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bhagur
Died: 1966
 4 
Wendy Richard
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Miss Shirley Brahms’ on the TV Sitcom ‘Are You Being Served?’)
Wendy Richard
5
Birthdate: July 20, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Middlesbrough, Cleveland, England
Died: 2009
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 5 
Anandi Gopal Joshi
(First Indian Female Doctor)
Anandi Gopal Joshi
10
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: March 31, 1865
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kalyan, Maharashtra, India
Died: 1887
 6 
Joseph Wapner
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 15, 1919
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2017
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 7 
Lawrence Tierney
0
Birthdate: March 15, 1919
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: 2002
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 8 
Buddy Miles
(Drummer)
Buddy Miles
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 5, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: 2008
 9 
Mohammed V of Morocco
(Sultan of Morocco)
Mohammed V of Morocco
1
Birthdate: August 10, 1909
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fes, Morocco
Died: 1961
 10 
Jimmie Lee Jackson
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: October 16, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Marion, Alabama, United States
Died: 1965
 11 
Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia
(Russian Naval Officer and Archaeological Explorer)
Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 13, 1866
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: 1933
 12 
Theodore Hesburgh
(15th President of the University of Notre Dame)
Theodore Hesburgh
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 25, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States
Died: 2015
 13 
Richard Jordan Gatling
0
Birthdate: September 12, 1818
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hertford County
Died: 1903
 14 
Jef Raskin
(Computer scientist)
Jef Raskin
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2005
 15 
Giuseppe Tartini
(Italian Composer of the Baroque Era Known for His Violin Sonata in G Minor)
Giuseppe Tartini
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 8, 1692
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Piran, Slovenia
Died: 1770
 16 
Carl Menger
(Economist, University teacher)
Carl Menger
0
Birthdate: February 23, 1840
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Nowy Sącz
Died: 1921
Princess Thyra of Denmark
1
Birthdate: September 29, 1853
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Yellow Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: 1933
 18 
Hermann Ebbinghaus
(Psychologist, Educationist, University teacher)
Hermann Ebbinghaus
1
Birthdate: January 24, 1850
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Barmen
Died: 1909
 19 
Fernandel
(Actor and Singer)
Fernandel
1
Birthdate: May 8, 1903
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Marseille, France
Died: 1971
 20 
Sybil Ludington
(American Revolutionary War Heroine)
Sybil Ludington
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 5, 1761
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ludingtonville, New York, United States
Died: 1839
 21 
Jack Clayton
(Film Director)
Jack Clayton
1
Birthdate: March 1, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brighton, England
Died: 1995
 22 
Robert R. Livingston
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 27, 1746
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1813
 23 
Tony Young
(Actor)
Tony Young
0
Birthdate: June 28, 1937
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2002
 24 
Howard Hanson
(Composer)
Howard Hanson
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 28, 1896
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wahoo, Nebraska, United States
Died: 1981
 25 
Lorenzino de' Medici
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 23, 1514
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1548
 26 
Otto Wallach
(German Chemist Who was Awarded Nobel Prize for His Work on Alicyclic Compounds)
Otto Wallach
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 27, 1847
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Königsberg
Died: 1931
 27 
Earl Lloyd
(Basketball player)
Earl Lloyd
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 3, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
Died: 2015
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 28 
Tjalling C. Koopmans
(Mathematician)
Tjalling C. Koopmans
0
Birthdate: August 28, 1910
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Graveland, Netherlands
Died: 1985
 29 
Alois Senefelder
(Actor and playwright who invented the printing technique of lithography in the 1790s)
Alois Senefelder
0
Birthdate: November 6, 1771
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: 1834
 30 
Saitō Makoto
(Political leader)
Saitō Makoto
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 27, 1858
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Isawa District, Iwate, Japan
Died: 1936
 31 
Mouloud Mammeri
1
Birthdate: December 28, 1917
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Taourirt, Algeria
Died: 1989
 32 
Johnny Kerr
(Basketball player, Basketball coach)
Johnny Kerr
0
Birthdate: July 17, 1932
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2009
 33 
Esek Hopkins
(Naval officer)
Esek Hopkins
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 26, 1718
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Died: 1802
 34 
Ronald Gillespie
(British Chemist Who Specialized in the Field of Molecular Geometry)
Ronald Gillespie
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: 2021
 35 
Aḥmad Shuqayrī
(First Chairman of the Executive Committee of the 'Palestine Liberation Organization')
Aḥmad Shuqayrī
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 1, 1908
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tabnīn, Lebanon
Died: 1980
 36 
Shirley Ardell Mason
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 25, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dodge Center
Died: 1998
 37 
Roy Eldridge
(Musician)
Roy Eldridge
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 30, 1911
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1989
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 38 
Christian Bach
(Argentine-Mexican Actress Known for Roles in Telenovelas: 'la Patrona' and 'Vidas Robadas')
Christian Bach
5
Birthdate: May 9, 1959
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: 2019
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 39 
Roger II of Sicily
(King of Sicily)
Roger II of Sicily
1
Birthdate: December 22, 1095
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mileto, Italy
Died: 1154
Roger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 11, 1328
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ludlow, England
Died: 1360
 41 
Manfred, King of Sicily
(King of Sicily)
Manfred, King of Sicily
0
Birthdate: 1232 AD
Birthplace: Venosa, Italy
Died: 1266
 42 
Dan Shomron
(Israeli Military Commander Best Remembered For Planning and Commanding 'Operation Entebbe')
Dan Shomron
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 5, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ashdot Ya'akov
Died: 2008
 43 
Stéphane Hessel
(French Diplomat, Ambassador, Writer, Concentration Camp Survivor, French Resistance Member and BCRA Agent)
Stéphane Hessel
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 20, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 2013
 44 
Leopold Kohr
(Economist)
Leopold Kohr
0
Birthdate: October 5, 1909
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oberndorf bei Salzburg, Austria
Died: 1994
 45 
Daoguang Emperor
(Former Emperor of the Qing Dynasty (1820 - 1850))
Daoguang Emperor
1
Birthdate: September 16, 1782
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Forbidden City, Beijing, China
Died: 1850
 46 
Gaetano Reina
(Gangster)
Gaetano Reina
2
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: September 27, 1889
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Corleone, Italy
Died: 1930
 47 
Yokoyama Taikan
0
Birthdate: September 18, 1868
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
Died: 1958
 48 
Angelo Secchi
(Italian Jesuit Priest and Astrophysicist, Who Made the First Survey of the Spectra of Stars)
Angelo Secchi
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 28, 1818
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Reggio Emilia, Italy
Died: 1878
Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein
0
Birthdate: February 15, 1751
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Haina, Germany
Died: 1829
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Mieczyslaw Weinberg
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 8, 1919
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Warsaw
Died: 1996