Died On January 21st

Discover the most famous people who died on January 21. The list includes people like Vladimir Lenin, George Orwell, Louis XVI of France, Cecil B. DeMille, Jack Lord. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, political leaders, philosophers and directors and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Russia and many more countries.

Vladimir LeninVladimir Lenin
Russian
Former Premier of the Soviet Union
George OrwellGeorge Orwell
British
Novelist

Louis XVI of FranceLouis XVI of France
French
King of France

Cecil Blount DeMilleCecil B. DeMille
American
Film Director, Producer

Jack LordJack Lord
American
Television actor

Emiliano SalaEmiliano Sala
Argentinian, Italian
Footballer
Susan StrasbergSusan Strasberg
American
Actress

Carl SwitzerCarl Switzer
American
Actor

Ashley LovelaceAshley Lovelace
American
Instagram Star
Mrinalini Sarabhai Mrinalini Sarabhai
Indian
Classical Dancer and Choreographer

Yemelyan PugachevYemelyan Pugachev
Russian
Leader of Pugachev Rebellion
Alexander HerzenAlexander Herzen
Russian
Father of Russian socialism

Camillo GolgiCamillo Golgi
Italian
Physician, Pathologist, Biologist

Charles BrownCharles Brown
American
American singer

George MooreGeorge Moore
Irish
Irish novelist

Terry JonesTerry Jones
British, Welsh
Actor
Colonel Tom ParkerColonel Tom Parker
Dutch, American
Talent Manager

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
American
Film actor, Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Jazz

Jackie WilsonJackie Wilson
American
Singer

Georges MélièsGeorges Méliès
French
Actor, Film director, Animator, Film editor,
Ann SheridanAnn Sheridan
American
Actress

Michael WinnerMichael Winner
British
Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter,
Mustafa IIIMustafa III
Turkish
Sultan

James BeardJames Beard
American
Chef, Non-fiction writer

Giles Lytton StracheyLytton Strachey
British
Writer
Bassel al-AssadBassel al-Assad
Politician, Engineer

Elisha GrayElisha Gray
American
Engineer
Billy TiptonBilly Tipton
American
Pianist, Jazz musician, Saxophonist

Joseph SchildkrautJoseph Schildkraut
Austrian, American
Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor

Ibrahim RugovaIbrahim Rugova
Kosovar
Political leader
Eiko IshiokaEiko Ishioka
Japanese
Art Director

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Vince CamutoVince Camuto
American
Businessman
George Washington GoethalsGeorge Washington Goethals
American
Civil engineer

Bernard MandevilleBernard Mandeville
Dutch
Philosopher

Blaise CendrarsBlaise Cendrars
Swiss, French
War correspondent, Journalist, Poet, Writer,

Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of ShaftesburyAnthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury
British
Politician
Joseph Justus ScaligerJoseph Justus Scaliger
French
Scholar
Pope Paschal IIPope Paschal II
Italian
Pope

Michael I CerulariusMichael I Cerularius
Turkish
Patriarch of Constantinople

Russell BakerRussell Baker
American
Journalist

Yazdegerd IYazdegerd I
King
John Couch AdamsJohn Couch Adams
British
Mathematician, Astronomer, University teacher

Franz GrillparzerFranz Grillparzer
Austrian, Hungarian
Austrian writer

Claude DuvalClaude Duval
French, British
Highwayman

Juan de GrijalvaJuan de Grijalva
Spanish
Conquistador

Ermanno Wolf-FerrariErmanno Wolf-Ferrari
Italian
Composer
Fanny Jackson CoppinFanny Jackson Coppin
American
Educator

Jean ChalgrinJean Chalgrin
French
Architect
Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-PierreJacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre
French
Writer

Ludwig Achim von ArnimLudwig Achim von Arnim
German
Poet

Veljo TormisVeljo Tormis
Estonian
Composer
Adriaen van de VeldeAdriaen van de Velde
Dutch
Painter

Matthias ClaudiusMatthias Claudius
German
Poet
John HalasJohn Halas
Hungarian
Animator

Arthur SiftonArthur Sifton
Canadian
Politician, Judge, Lawyer

Albert LortzingAlbert Lortzing
German
German composer

Archie HahnArchie Hahn
American
Athlete

Nathan Marcus AdlerNathan Marcus Adler
German, British
Rabbi
Lyuben KaravelovLyuben Karavelov
Bulgarian
Writer

Alexis PironAlexis Piron
French
Dramatist

Jean-François OebenJean-François Oeben
German
Cabinetmaker

Graziadio Isaia AscoliGraziadio Isaia Ascoli
Italian
Linguist
Mary BuntingMary Bunting
American
Educator

Johann Georg GichtelJohann Georg Gichtel
German
Mystic
Sandro PennaSandro Penna
Italian
Poet

Bill JohnsonBill Johnson
American
Athlete

Giovanni ComissoGiovanni Comisso
Italian
Writer
Mary Watson WhitneyMary Watson Whitney
American
Astronomer

Francesca AlexanderFrancesca Alexander
American
Illustrator
Gregor AichingerGregor Aichinger
German
Composer

Hugh Longbourne CallendarHugh Longbourne Callendar
British
Physicist

James QuinJames Quin
British
Actor
Luis Martín-SantosLuis Martín-Santos
Spanish
Psychiatrist

Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount RoyalDonald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal
British, Scottish
Statesman
Jiří SequensJiří Sequens
Czech
Film director, Screenwriter

Honorat de Bueil, seigneur de RacanHonorat de Bueil, seigneur de Racan
French
Poet

Herman SchaepmanHerman Schaepman
Dutch
Priest

Phan Dinh PhungPhan Dinh Phung
Vietnamese
Rebel Leader
J.H. ThomasJ.H. Thomas
British, Welsh
Politician
Aluízio AzevedoAluízio Azevedo
Brazilian
Novelist

Baron d'HolbachBaron d'Holbach
German, French
Author