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
14 December 1895, British
Former King of the United Kingdom
Jack KirbyJack Kirby
28 August 1917, American
Comic Book Artist

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
06 January 1912, American
 

Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt
14 July 1862, Austrian
Painter

Arthur AsheArthur Ashe
10 July 1943, American
Tennis Player

James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
01 October 1921, American
Actor
Guy MadisonGuy Madison
19 January 1922, American
Actor

Angelica HamiltonAngelica Hamilton
25 September 1784, American
Alexander Hamilton's Daughter

Joseph PriestleyJoseph Priestley
24 March 1733, British
Discoverer of Oxygen

Rubén DaríoRubén Darío
18 January 1867, Nicaraguan
Poet
Isabella BeetonIsabella Beeton
12 March 1836, British
Author

Johannes OckeghemJohannes Ockeghem
1410 AD, Belgian
Music Composer, Choirmaster, Singer
Charles IICharles II
29 May 1630, British
King of England, Scotland & Ireland

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
13 August 1912, Italian
Microbiologist

Don DunstanDon Dunstan
21 September 1926, Australian, Fijian
Former Premier of South Australia
Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
19 May 1914, British
Molecular Biologist

Assia DjebarAssia Djebar
30 June 1936, Algerian
Author
Theodor BillrothTheodor Billroth
26 April 1829, Austrian, Croatian, Prussian
Surgeon

Upendranath BrahmachariUpendranath Brahmachari
19 December 1873, Indian
Scientist

Motilal NehruMotilal Nehru
06 May 1861
Lawyer
Gary MooreGary Moore
04 April 1952, Irish, British
Guitarist

Carl WilsonCarl Wilson
21 December 1946, American
Musician, Guitarist, Record producer, Composer
Emilio AguinaldoEmilio Aguinaldo
22 March 1869, Filipino
Politician, Autobiographer

Joseph CottenJoseph Cotten
15 May 1905, American
Actor

Capability BrownCapability Brown
30 August 1716, British
Horticulturist, Architect, Landscape architect

Emil MauriceEmil Maurice
19 January 1897, German
Politician
George VI of the United KingdomGeorge VI of the United Kingdom
14 December 1895, British
Former King of the United Kingdom
Ritwik GhatakRitwik Ghatak
04 November 1925, Indian
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,

Barbara W. TuchmanBarbara W. Tuchman
30 January 1912, American
Journalist, Historian, Writer, Biographer

Ahmed IIAhmed II
25 February 1643, Turkish
Sultan

Keith ParkKeith Park
15 June 1892, British
Aviator, Military personnel
Joost van der WesthuizenJoost van der Westhuizen
20 February 1971, South African
Rugby union player

Aldus ManutiusAldus Manutius
1449 AD, Italian
type designer, publisher, typographer, printer

Leo von CapriviLeo von Caprivi
24 February 1831, German
Chancellor, Politician

FalcoFalco
19 February 1957, Austrian
Musician

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Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
1882 AD, Egyptian
Political leader
Hisham ibn Abd al-MalikHisham ibn Abd al-Malik
0691 AD, Syrian
Caliph

Ben NicholsonBen Nicholson
10 April 1894, British
painter, sculptor
Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
13 July 1933, Italian
Artist, Painter

Raymond SmullyanRaymond Smullyan
25 May 1919, American
Mathematician, Pianist, Philosopher, University

Antoni TàpiesAntoni Tàpies
13 December 1923, Spanish
Painter
James MerrillJames Merrill
03 March 1926, American
Poet, Writer

Piet RetiefPiet Retief
12 November 1780, South African
Explorer
Robert BrasillachRobert Brasillach
31 March 1909, French
Writer, Journalist, Film critic, Novelist, Poet,

André BrinkAndré Brink
29 May 1935, South African
Linguist, Writer, Translator, Professor

Maximilien LuceMaximilien Luce
13 March 1858, French
Painter

Ken OlsenKen Olsen
20 February 1926, American
Engineer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist

Pope Clement XIIPope Clement XII
07 April 1652, Italian
 
Carmen Polo, 1st Lady of MeirásCarmen Polo, 1st Lady of Meirás
11 June 1900, Spanish
 

Barbara TuchmanBarbara Tuchman
30 January 1912, American
Historian

Julian StewardJulian Steward
31 January 1902, American
Anthropologist

Edward Emerson BarnardEdward Emerson Barnard
16 December 1857, American
American astronomer
Georgy ShpaginGeorgy Shpagin
17 April 1897, Russian, Russian
Russian weapons designe

Johnny DankworthJohnny Dankworth
20 September 1927, British
 
Patriarch Photios I of ConstantinoplePatriarch Photios I of Constantinople
0810 AD, Armenian
Saint

Barbara Wertheim TuchmanBarbara Wertheim Tuchman
30 January 1912, American
Historian

Kenneth Harry OlsenKenneth Harry Olsen
20 February 1926, British