Died On February 2nd

Discover the most famous people who died on February 2. The list includes people like Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bertrand Russell, Dmitri Mendeleev, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Fred Perry. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, poets, philosophers and mathematicians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Russia 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 
Chris Kyle
(Deadliest Sniper in U.S. Military History)

Chris Kyle
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Odessa, Texas, United States
Died: 2013

Philip Seymour Hoffman
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Birthdate: July 23, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fairport, New York, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 3 
Bertrand Russell
(Philosopher)

Bertrand Russell
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Birthdate: May 18, 1872
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Trellech, Monmouthshire, Wales
Died: 1970

 4 
Sid Vicious
(Musician)

Sid Vicious
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lewisham, South London
Died: 1979
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 5 
Dmitri Mendeleev
(Inventor of Periodic Table)

Dmitri Mendeleev
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Birthdate: February 8, 1834
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tobolsk
Died: 1907

 6 

Boris Karloff
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Birthdate: November 23, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Camberwell
Died: 1969
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 7 
Eugene Curran Kelly
(Actor, Dancer)

Eugene Curran Kelly
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Birthdate: August 23, 1912
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1996
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 8 

Donald Pleasence
1
Birthdate: October 5, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Worksop
Died: 1995

 9 
Fred Perry
(Tennis player)

Fred Perry
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 18, 1909
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockport, England
Died: 1995

 10 
Max Schmeling
(Boxer who was heavyweight champion of the world between 1930 and 1932)

Max Schmeling
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 28, 1905
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Klein Luckow, Jatznick, Germany
Died: 2005
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 11 
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
(Renaissance composer of sacred music)

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1525 AD
Birthplace: Palestrina, Italy
Died: 1594

 12 
John L. Sullivan
(Boxer recognized as the first heavyweight champion of gloved boxing)

John L. Sullivan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 15, 1858
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1918
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 

Alistair Maclean
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 21, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Shettleston, Glasgow, Scotland
Died: 1987
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 14 
Julia Morgan
(Architect)

Julia Morgan
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: January 20, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San Francisco
Died: 1957

 15 

Cochin Haneefa
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Birthdate: April 22, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kochi, India
Died: 2010

 16 
Marija Gimbutas
(Archaeologist)

Marija Gimbutas
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Birthdate: January 23, 1921
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vilnius
Died: 1994

 17 
Gino Hernandez
(Wrestler)

Gino Hernandez
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 14, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Highland Park, Texas, United States
Died: 1986
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 18 

Vijay Arora
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Birthdate: December 27, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gandhidham, India
Died: 2007

 19 
Joshua Lederberg
(Geneticist)

Joshua Lederberg
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 23, 1925
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montclair, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2008

 20 
Randy California
(Guitarist, Singer)

Randy California
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 20, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 1997

Anita Cobby
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney
Died: 1986

 22 
Jon Huntsman, Sr.
(Business person)

Jon Huntsman, Sr.
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: June 21, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Blackfoot, Idaho, U.S.
Died: 2018

 23 
Monica Vitti
(Actress best known for her starring roles in films directed by Michelangelo Antonioni during the early-to-mid 1960s.)

Monica Vitti
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Birthdate: November 3, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 2022
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 24 
Bert Parks
(Actor, TV host)

Bert Parks
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Birthdate: December 30, 1914
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: 1992

 25 

Bob Elliott
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Birthdate: March 26, 1923
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2016

 26 

Natalie Clifford Barney
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 31, 1876
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Died: 1972

 27 
John Kerr
(Lawyer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor)

John Kerr
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Birthdate: November 15, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2013

 28 
Carl Friedrich Goerdeler
(One of the Leaders of the Conservative 'Widerstand' Movement in Nazi Germany)

Carl Friedrich Goerdeler
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 31, 1884
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Piła, Poland
Died: 1945

 29 
Earl Lauer Butz
(Government Official)

Earl Lauer Butz
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 3, 1909
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Albion, Indiana, United States
Died: 2008

 30 

Baldassare Castiglione
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 6, 1478
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Casatico, Italy
Died: 1529

 31 
Raymond Cattell
(Psychologist)

Raymond Cattell
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Birthdate: March 20, 1905
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: West Bromwich, England
Died: 1998

 32 

Pope Clement XIII
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 7, 1693
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: 1769

 33 

Gisèle Pascal
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Birthdate: September 17, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cannes, France
Died: 2007

 34 

Katoucha Niane
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Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: October 23, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Conakry, Guinea
Died: 2008

 35 
Mike Hoare
(Former Irish mercenary soldier who operated during the Simba rebellion, and attempted to conduct a coup d'état in the Seychelles)

Mike Hoare
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 17, 1919
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: 2020

Infanta Luisa Fernanda, Duchess of Montpensier
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 30, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Madrid, Spain
Died: 1897

 37 
Vsevolod Meyerhold
(Theatre Director)

Vsevolod Meyerhold
1
Birthdate: February 9, 1874
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Penza, Russia
Died: 1940

 38 

Wendell Phillips
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 29, 1811
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1884

 39 

Daniil Kharms
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 17, 1905
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1942

 40 
G. Sankara Kurup
(Politician, Poet)

G. Sankara Kurup
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 3, 1901
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ernakulam
Died: 1978

 41 
Ondrej Nepela
(Slovak Figure Skater Who Represented Czechoslovakia and Won the Gold Medal at the 1972 Winter Olympics)

Ondrej Nepela
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 22, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bratislava, Slovakia
Died: 1989

 42 
Aaron Douglas
(Painter)

Aaron Douglas
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Birthdate: May 26, 1899
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Topeka, Kansas, United States
Died: 1979

 43 
Grant Jackson
(Baseball player)

Grant Jackson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 28, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fostoria, Ohio, United States
Died: 2021

 44 
Adolf Bastian
(Polymath)

Adolf Bastian
1
Birthdate: June 26, 1826
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bremen, Germany
Died: 1905

 45 

Defne Joy Foster
0
Birthdate: September 2, 1975
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: İncirlik, Turkey
Died: 2011

 46 

Sanford Meisner
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Birthdate: August 31, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City
Died: 1997

 47 
Constantin Carathéodory
(Known for Carathéodory's extension theorem, Carathéodory conjecture, Axiomatic formulation of thermodynamics)

Constantin Carathéodory
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 13, 1873
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1950

 48 
Marcello Truzzi
(Professor of sociology)

Marcello Truzzi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 6, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: 2003

 49 
Lavonne Paire Davis
(American baseball player)

Lavonne Paire Davis
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 29, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Died: 2013

 50 
Kim Bo-kyung
(Actress)

Kim Bo-kyung
1
Birthdate: April 3, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
Died: 2021