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
British
Former King of the United Kingdom
Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
American
 

Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt
Austrian
Painter

Jack KirbyJack Kirby
American
Comic Book Artist

Motilal NehruMotilal Nehru
Indian
Political Leader

Emilio AguinaldoEmilio Aguinaldo
Filipino
First President of the Philippines
James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
American
Actor

Arthur AsheArthur Ashe
American
Tennis Player

Joseph PriestleyJoseph Priestley
British
Discoverer of Oxygen

Guy MadisonGuy Madison
American
Actor
Angelica HamiltonAngelica Hamilton
American
Alexander Hamilton's Daughter

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
Nicaraguan
Poet
Isabella BeetonIsabella Beeton
British
Author

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist

Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
British
Molecular Biologist
Assia DjebarAssia Djebar
Algerian
Author

Don DunstanDon Dunstan
Australian, Fijian
Former Premier of South Australia
Johannes OckeghemJohannes Ockeghem
Belgian
Music Composer, Choirmaster, Singer

Charles IICharles II
British
King of England, Scotland & Ireland
Theodor BillrothTheodor Billroth
Austrian, Croatian, Prussian
Surgeon

Gary MooreGary Moore
Irish, British
Guitarist
Carl WilsonCarl Wilson
American
Musician, Guitarist, Record producer, Composer

Joseph CottenJoseph Cotten
American
Actor

Joost van der WesthuizenJoost van der Westhuizen
South African
Rugby union player

Peter BreckPeter Breck
Canadian, American
Actor
Frankie LaineFrankie Laine
American
Singer
Emil MauriceEmil Maurice
German
Politician

Ritwik GhatakRitwik Ghatak
Indian
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,

Capability BrownCapability Brown
British
Horticulturist, Architect, Landscape architect

Keith ParkKeith Park
British
Aviator, Military personnel
Ahmed IIAhmed II
Turkish
Sultan

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Pedro Gonzalez GonzalezPedro Gonzalez Gonzalez
American
Actor

Irwin CoreyIrwin Corey
American
Stand-up comedian

Aldus ManutiusAldus Manutius
Italian
type designer, publisher, typographer, printer

Leo von CapriviLeo von Caprivi
German
Chancellor, Politician
Jimmy Van HeusenJimmy Van Heusen
American
Composer

Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
Egyptian
Political leader
Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
Italian
Artist, Painter

James B. WeaverJames B. Weaver
American
Politician

Hisham ibn Abd al-MalikHisham ibn Abd al-Malik
Syrian
Caliph
Carmen Polo, 1st Lady of MeirásCarmen Polo, 1st Lady of Meirás
Spanish
 

Raymond SmullyanRaymond Smullyan
American
Mathematician, Pianist, Philosopher, University
James MerrillJames Merrill
American
Poet, Writer

Antoni TàpiesAntoni Tàpies
Spanish
Painter

Ken OlsenKen Olsen
American
Engineer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist

Ben NicholsonBen Nicholson
British
painter, sculptor

FalcoFalco
Austrian
Musician
Piet RetiefPiet Retief
South African
Explorer

Merle KilgoreMerle Kilgore
American
Singer-Songwriter

Robert BrasillachRobert Brasillach
French
Writer, Journalist, Film critic, Novelist, Poet,

André BrinkAndré Brink
South African
Linguist, Writer, Translator, Professor
Maximilien LuceMaximilien Luce
French
Painter

Pope Clement XIIPope Clement XII
Italian
 
Henry Morgenthau, Jr.Henry Morgenthau, Jr.
American
Former United States Secretary of the Treasury

Art TaylorArt Taylor
American
Jazz Drummer

Martine CarolMartine Carol
French
Actress
Christopher ClaviusChristopher Clavius
German
Mathematician

Barbara TuchmanBarbara Tuchman
American
Historian
Josefa IloiloJosefa Iloilo
Fijian
Former President of Fiji

Julian StewardJulian Steward
American
Anthropologist

Edward Emerson BarnardEdward Emerson Barnard
American
American astronomer
Georgy ShpaginGeorgy Shpagin
Russian, Russian
Russian weapons designe

Johnny DankworthJohnny Dankworth
British
 
Patriarch Photios I of ConstantinoplePatriarch Photios I of Constantinople
Armenian
Saint

Norma SklarekNorma Merrick Sklarek
American
Architect

Ralph McPherran KinerRalph McPherran Kiner
American
Baseball Player

María Cristina De Habsburgo-LorenaMaría Cristina De Habsburgo-Lorena
Austrian, Spanish
Queen