Died On January 10th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 10. The list includes people like David Bowie, Coco Chanel, Carl Linnaeus, Paul Lynde, Sinclair Lewis. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, soldiers and historians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Italy 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 
David Bowie
(One of the Most Influential Musicians of the 20th Century)

David Bowie
82
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2016

 2 
Coco Chanel
(Fashion designer)

Coco Chanel
22
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: August 19, 1883
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saumur, France
Died: 1971

 3 
Carl Linnaeus
(Botanist)

Carl Linnaeus
35
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 23, 1707
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Linnés Råshults Stiftelse, Älmhult Municipality, Sweden
Died: 1778

 4 
Buffalo Bill
(Hunter, Soldier)

Buffalo Bill
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 26, 1846
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Scott County, Iowa, United States
Died: 1917

 5 
Paul Lynde
(Comedian)

Paul Lynde
3
Birthdate: June 13, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, Ohio, United States
Died: 1982

 6 
Howlin' Wolf
(Singer)

Howlin' Wolf
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 10, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Whites, Mississippi, United States
Died: 1976

 7 

Richard Boone
0
Birthdate: June 18, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 1981
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 8 
Sam Berns
(Activist)

Sam Berns
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: October 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
Died: 2014

 9 
Roy DeMeo
(Gangster)

Roy DeMeo
6
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: September 7, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1983

 10 
John Dye
(Actor)

John Dye
5
Birthdate: January 31, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amory, Mississippi, United States
Died: 2011
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 11 
Adrien-Marie Legendre
(Mathematician)

Adrien-Marie Legendre
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 18, 1752
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1833

 12 
Samuel Colt
(Inventor)

Samuel Colt
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 19, 1814
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1862

 13 
Dashiell Hammett
(Author of 'Hard-Boiled' Detective Novels & Short Stories)

Dashiell Hammett
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: May 27, 1894
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Mary's County, Maryland, United States
Died: 1961

 14 
Maila Nurmi
(Actress)

Maila Nurmi
1
Birthdate: December 11, 1922
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2008
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 15 
Sinclair Lewis
(Nobel Prize Winner in Literature)

Sinclair Lewis
7
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 7, 1885
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sauk Centre
Died: 1951

 16 
Gabriela Mistral
(Chilean poet)

Gabriela Mistral
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 7, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vicuña, Chile
Died: 1957

 17 
Carlo Ponti
(Former movie producer known for his work on the 1965 classic film Doctor Zhivago)

Carlo Ponti
1
Birthdate: December 11, 1912
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Magenta, Italy
Died: 2007

 18 
Samuel Mudd
(Physician, Farmer, Politician)

Samuel Mudd
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: December 20, 1833
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Charles County
Died: 1883

 19 

Taylor Negron
2
Birthdate: August 1, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Glendale, California, United States
Died: 2015
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 20 

Frederick Fleet
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 15, 1887
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: 1965

 21 
Ruth Graves Wakefield
(Chef, Patent inventor, Teacher, Businessperson, Food critic, Dietitian)

Ruth Graves Wakefield
0
Birthdate: June 17, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Walpole
Died: 1977

 22 

Jean-Leon Gerome
2
Birthdate: May 11, 1824
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vesoul, Haute-Saône, France
Died: 1904

 23 
Marinus van der Lubbe
(Politician, Trade unionist)

Marinus van der Lubbe
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 13, 1909
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leiden
Died: 1934

 24 
William Laud
(Archbishop of Canterbury (1633–1645))

William Laud
0
Birthdate: October 7, 1573
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1645

 25 
Lyman Beecher
(Clergyman)

Lyman Beecher
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 12, 1775
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Haven
Died: 1863

 26 
Amir Kabir
(Minister)

Amir Kabir
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 9, 1807
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hezaveh, Iran
Died: 1852

 27 
James Forman
(Activist)

James Forman
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: October 4, 1928
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Died: 2005

Princess Elizabeth of the United Kingdom
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 22, 1770
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Buckingham House, London, England
Died: 1840

 29 
Thierry Hermès
(Founded Hermès International)

Thierry Hermès
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 10, 1801
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Krefeld, Germany
Died: 1878

 30 
Clare Hollingworth
(Journalist, War correspondent)

Clare Hollingworth
0
Birthdate: October 10, 1911
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Knighton
Died: 2017

 31 

Margaret Whiting
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 22, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 2011

 32 
Petey Greene
(Radio personality, Disc jockey)

Petey Greene
0
Birthdate: January 23, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: 1984

 33 
Pope Agatho
(Bishop)

Pope Agatho
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0577 AD
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
Died: 0681

 34 
Larry Speakes
(Secretary, Journalist)

Larry Speakes
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 13, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cleveland, Mississippi, United States
Died: 2014

 35 
Sidney Frank
(Businessman)

Sidney Frank
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 2, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montville, Connecticut, United States
Died: 2006

 36 

Pope Gregory X
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1210 AD
Birthplace: Piacenza, Italy
Died: 1276

 37 
Georg Forster
(Naturalist)

Georg Forster
0
Birthdate: November 27, 1754
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mokry Dwór, Poland
Died: 1794

 38 
Neda Arneric
(Film actress)

Neda Arneric
0
Birthdate: July 15, 1953
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Knjazevac, Serbia
Died: 2020

 39 

Basil Sydney
0
Birthdate: April 23, 1894
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: St Osyth, Essex, England
Died: 1968

 40 

Charles Olson
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 27, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1970
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 41 
Alexandra Ripley
(American writer)

Alexandra Ripley
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 8, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: 2004

 42 
Job Charnock
(Official)

Job Charnock
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1630 AD
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1693

 43 

Valentin Glushko
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: September 2, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Odesa, Russian Empire
Died: 1989

 44 
Brian Clemens
(Screenwriter)

Brian Clemens
0
Birthdate: July 30, 1931
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Croyden, England
Died: 2015

 45 

C. Douglas Dillon
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 21, 1909
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: 2003

 46 
Anton Karas
(Musician)

Anton Karas
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 7, 1906
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1985

 47 
George Meany
(Labor union leader)

George Meany
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 16, 1894
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1980

 48 
John Newland
(Film director)

John Newland
0
Birthdate: November 23, 1917
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: 2000

 49 

Tony Rosato
0
Birthdate: December 26, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Naples, Campania, Italy
Died: 2017
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 50 
Pavel Belyayev
(Fighter Pilot)

Pavel Belyayev
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 26, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chelishchevo, Russia
Died: 1970