Died On January 15th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 15. The list includes people like Rosa Luxemburg, Gulzarilal Nanda, Ivan Meštrovi?, Edward Everett, Marshall W. Nirenberg. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, diplomats and journalists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, Poland & Nigeria and many more countries.

Rocky JohnsonRocky Johnson
Canadian
Professional Wrestler
Black DahliaBlack Dahlia
American
Actress

Meyer LanskyMeyer Lansky
Polish, American
Gangster

Brad RenfroBrad Renfro
American
Actor

Rosa LuxemburgRosa Luxemburg
German, Polish
Marxist Theorist

GalbaGalba
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor
Susannah YorkSusannah York
British
Actress

Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Dan HaggertyDan Haggerty
American
Actor
BalboaVasco Núñez de Balboa
Spanish
Spanish Explorer

Henry H. ArnoldHenry H. Arnold
American
Military Leader
Edward EverettEdward Everett
American
Former American senator

Ivan MeštrovićIvan Meštrović
Croatian, American
Sculptor

Marshall W. NirenbergMarshall W. Nirenberg
American
Biochemist and Geneticist

Dolores O'RiordanDolores O'Riordan
Irish
Musician

Harry NilssonHarry Nilsson
American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer, Composer,
Jimmy SnukaJimmy Snuka
Fijian, American
Wrestlers

Francesca HiltonFrancesca Hilton
American
Actress

Carol ChanningCarol Channing
American
Actress

Ray BolgerRay Bolger
American
Actor
Emma, Lady HamiltonEmma, Lady Hamilton
British
Model

Banastre TarletonBanastre Tarleton
British
Politician, Military personnel
Prithvi Narayan ShahPrithvi Narayan Shah
Nepalese
Ruler

Eddie LongEddie Long
American
Priest, Writer

Karl LiebknechtKarl Liebknecht
German
Lawyer
Mathew BradyMathew Brady
American
Photographer

Seraphim of SarovSeraphim of Sarov
Russian
Saint
Abubakar Tafawa BalewaAbubakar Tafawa Balewa
Nigerian
Former Prime Minister of Nigeria

Sammy CahnSammy Cahn
American
Lyricist

Barzan Ibrahim al-TikritiBarzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti
Iraqi
Politician, Diplomat
Ruth WarrickRuth Warrick
American
Singer

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Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-SabahJaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
Kuwaiti, British
Monarch
Dee MurrayDee Murray
British
Musician, Guitarist, Songwriter

Ahmadu BelloAhmadu Bello
Nigerian
Politician

Junior WellsJunior Wells
American
Musician

Minnesota FatsMinnesota Fats
American
Pool player
Seán MacBrideSeán MacBride
French, Irish
diplomat, politician, lawyer, journalist
Josephus DanielsJosephus Daniels
American
Newspaper Editor

Rudolph of FranceRudolph of France
French
King

Mohsin NaqviMohsin Naqvi
Pakistani
poet

Jack TeagardenJack Teagarden
American
Trombonist
Yves TanguyYves Tanguy
French, American
Painter, Draughtsperson

Hans von LuckHans von Luck
German
Military personnel

Moshoeshoe II of LesothoMoshoeshoe II of Lesotho
Mosotho
King

Željko RažnatovićŽeljko Ražnatović
Slovenian
Military commander

Fanny KembleFanny Kemble
British
Actress
Fannie FarmerFannie Farmer
Canadian, American
Cook

Samuel AkintolaSamuel Akintola
Nigerian
Politician
Michael Anthony BilandicMichael Anthony Bilandic
Croatian, American
Politician

Bo YiboBo Yibo
Chinese
Political Leader

Nagisa OshimaNagisa Oshima
Japanese
Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer, Film
Yekaterina Vorontsova-DashkovaYekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova
Russian
Political figure

Barbara KellyBarbara Kelly
Canadian, British
Actress
David BurliukDavid Burliuk
Ukrainian
Poet

Victoria de los ÁngelesVictoria de los Ángeles
Spanish
Operatic Soprano

Marshall Warren NirenbergMarshall Warren Nirenberg
American
Biochemist

John Wellborn RootJohn Wellborn Root
American
Architect

Homai VyarawallaHomai Vyarawalla
Indian
Photojournalist
Giovanni Battista SammartiniGiovanni Battista Sammartini
Italian
Italian composer

Paolo SarpiPaolo Sarpi
Italian
Historian

Anne FogartyAnne Fogarty
American
Fashion designer

David E. LilienthalDavid E. Lilienthal
American
Attorney
Olivia GoldsmithOlivia Goldsmith
American
Author

Ervin DrakeErvin Drake
American
Songwriter
Neil M. GunnNeil M. Gunn
British, Scottish
Novelist

Louis MajorelleLouis Majorelle
French
Designer

Henry LabouchèreHenry Labouchère
British
Politician
Juan de HerreraJuan de Herrera
Spanish
Architect

Daniel EdelmanDaniel Edelman
American
Executive
Michael LanghamMichael Langham
British
Director

John CosinJohn Cosin
British
Bishop and theologian

James HillierJames Hillier
Canadian
Physicist
Hermann BahrHermann Bahr
Austrian
Writer

William T. PiperWilliam T. Piper
American
Businessman
Caspar NetscherCaspar Netscher
German, Dutch
Painter

Samuel PutnamSamuel Putnam
American
Translator

Edward N. HallEdward N. Hall
American
Developer

Elizabeth JanewayElizabeth Janeway
American
Author
Sarah BagleySarah Bagley
American
Labor leader
Robert John BraidwoodRobert John Braidwood
American
Archaeologists

Yang BaibingYang Baibing
Chinese
General

Vera MaxwellVera Maxwell
American
Fashion designer

Carlo BlasisCarlo Blasis
Italian
Dancer
J. Dover WilsonJ. Dover Wilson
British
Educator

Georg KerschensteinerGeorg Kerschensteiner
German
Professor

Thérèse BonneyThérèse Bonney
American
Photographer

Alpheus HyattAlpheus Hyatt
American
Zoologist

Kenneth V. ThimannKenneth V. Thimann
British, American
Author
Jean LindenmannJean Lindenmann
Swiss, Croatian
Virologist

Gordon JacksonGordon Jackson
Scottish
Actor
Peggy van PraaghPeggy van Praagh
British
Dancer

Henri-Alexandre DeslandresHenri-Alexandre Deslandres
French
Astronomer
John DobsonJohn Dobson
American
Astronomer
Rostislav ZakharovRostislav Zakharov
Russian
Choreographer