Died On February 6th

Discover the most famous people who died on February 6. The list includes people like Gustav Klimt, Danny Thomas, Arthur Ashe, Joseph Priestley, James Whitmore. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, actors and poets and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Austria & South Africa and many more countries.

George VIGeorge VI
(Former King of the United Kingdom)

14 December 1895

British

Jack KirbyJack Kirby
(Comic Book Artist)

28 August 1917

American

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas

06 January 1912

American

Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt
(Painter)

14 July 1862

Austrian

Arthur AsheArthur Ashe
(Tennis Player)

10 July 1943

American

James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
(Actor)

01 October 1921

American

Joseph PriestleyJoseph Priestley
(Discoverer of Oxygen)

24 March 1733

British

Angelica HamiltonAngelica Hamilton
(Alexander Hamilton's Daughter)

25 September 1784

American

Guy MadisonGuy Madison
(Actor)

19 January 1922

American

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
(Poet)

18 January 1867

Nicaraguan

Don DunstanDon Dunstan
(Former Premier of South Australia)

21 September 1926

Australian,Fijian

Isabella BeetonIsabella Beeton
(Author)

12 March 1836

British

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Johannes OckeghemJohannes Ockeghem
(Music Composer, Choirmaster, Singer)

1410 AD

Belgian

Charles IICharles II
(King of England, Scotland & Ireland)

29 May 1630

British

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
(Microbiologist)

13 August 1912

Italian

Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
(Molecular Biologist)

19 May 1914

British

Assia DjebarAssia Djebar
(Author)

30 June 1936

Algerian

Theodor BillrothTheodor Billroth
(Surgeon)

26 April 1829

Austrian,Croatian,Prussian

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Upendranath BrahmachariUpendranath Brahmachari
(Scientist)

19 December 1873

Indian

Motilal NehruMotilal Nehru
(Lawyer)

06 May 1861

Emilio AguinaldoEmilio Aguinaldo
(Politician, Autobiographer)

22 March 1869

Filipino

Gary MooreGary Moore
(Guitarist)

04 April 1952

Irish,British

Carl WilsonCarl Wilson
(Musician, Guitarist, Record producer, Composer)

21 December 1946

American

Emil MauriceEmil Maurice
(Politician)

19 January 1897

German

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Capability BrownCapability Brown
(Horticulturist, Architect, Landscape architect)

30 August 1716

British

Joost van der WesthuizenJoost van der Westhuizen
(Rugby union player)

20 February 1971

South African

George VI of the United KingdomGeorge VI of the United Kingdom
(Former King of the United Kingdom)

14 December 1895

British

Barbara W. TuchmanBarbara W. Tuchman
(Journalist, Historian, Writer, Biographer)

30 January 1912

American

Ritwik GhatakRitwik Ghatak
(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Composer, Writer)

04 November 1925

Indian

Ahmed IIAhmed II
(Sultan)

25 February 1643

Turkish

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Aldus ManutiusAldus Manutius
(type designer, publisher, typographer, printer)

1449 AD

Italian

Keith ParkKeith Park
(Aviator, Military personnel)

15 June 1892

British

Leo von CapriviLeo von Caprivi
(Chancellor, Politician)

24 February 1831

German

FalcoFalco
(Musician)

19 February 1957

Austrian

Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
(Artist, Painter)

13 July 1933

Italian

Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
(Political leader)

1882 AD

Egyptian

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Ben NicholsonBen Nicholson
(painter, sculptor)

10 April 1894

British

Hisham ibn Abd al-MalikHisham ibn Abd al-Malik
(Caliph)

0691 AD

Syrian

Raymond SmullyanRaymond Smullyan
(Mathematician, Pianist, Philosopher, University teacher, Computer scientist, Stage magician, Scientist)

25 May 1919

American

Antoni TàpiesAntoni Tàpies
(Painter)

13 December 1923

Spanish

James MerrillJames Merrill
(Poet, Writer)

03 March 1926

American

Piet RetiefPiet Retief
(Explorer)

12 November 1780

South African

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Robert BrasillachRobert Brasillach
(Writer, Journalist, Film critic, Novelist, Poet, Literary critic, Historian)

31 March 1909

French

Maximilien LuceMaximilien Luce
(Painter)

13 March 1858

French

Carmen Polo, 1st Lady of MeirásCarmen Polo, 1st Lady of Meirás

11 June 1900

Spanish

Pope Clement XIIPope Clement XII

07 April 1652

Italian

Ken OlsenKen Olsen
(Engineer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist)

20 February 1926

American

André BrinkAndré Brink
(Linguist, Writer, Translator, Professor)

29 May 1935

South African

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Julian StewardJulian Steward
(Anthropologist)

31 January 1902

American

Barbara TuchmanBarbara Tuchman
(Historian)

30 January 1912

American

Edward Emerson BarnardEdward Emerson Barnard
(American astronomer)

16 December 1857

American

Georgy ShpaginGeorgy Shpagin
(Russian weapons designe)

17 April 1897

Russian,Russian

Johnny DankworthJohnny Dankworth

20 September 1927

British

Patriarch Photios I of ConstantinoplePatriarch Photios I of Constantinople
(Saint)

0810 AD

Armenian

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Barbara Wertheim TuchmanBarbara Wertheim Tuchman
(Historian)

30 January 1912

American

Kenneth Harry OlsenKenneth Harry Olsen

20 February 1926

British