Died On January 28th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 28. The list includes people like Henry VIII of England, Charlemagne, Zora Neale Hurston, Klaus Fuchs, Joseph Brodsky. Famous personalities featured on this list, include astronauts, poets, novelists and playwrights and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France 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 Charlemagne

Charlemagne
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Famous As: King of the Frank
Birthdate: April 2, 0742
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Herstal
Died: 0814

 2 Cicely Tyson

Cicely Tyson
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 18, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Died: 2021

 3 W B Yeats

W B Yeats
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: June 13, 1865
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sandymount, Ireland
Died: 1939

 4 Jimmy Durante

Jimmy Durante
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 10, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: 1980

 5 Henry VIII of England

Henry VIII of England
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Famous As: King of England
Birthdate: June 28, 1491
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kent, England
Died: 1547

 6 Christa McAuliffe

Christa McAuliffe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Astronaut, Teacher
Birthdate: September 2, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1986

 7 Ronald McNair

Ronald McNair
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Physicist, Astronaut
Birthdate: October 21, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lake City
Died: 1986
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 8 Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston
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Famous As: Folklorist, Anthropologist
Birthdate: January 7, 1891
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Notasulga
Died: 1960

 9 William Burke

William Burke
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: 1792 AD
Birthplace: Urney, Ireland
Died: 1829

 10 Hal Smith

Hal Smith
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Famous As: actor, dub actor, screenwriter, disc jockey, television actor
Birthdate: August 24, 1916
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Petoskey
Died: 1994

 11 Klaus Fuchs

Klaus Fuchs
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Theoretical Physicist and Atomic Spy
Birthdate: December 29, 1911
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rüsselsheim, German Empire
Died: 1988

 12 Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Lindgren
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 14, 1907
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vimmerby, Sweden
Died: 2002

 13 John McCrae

John McCrae
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: November 30, 1872
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Died: 1918

 14 John Banner

John Banner
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 28, 1910
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
Died: 1973

 15 Jerry Siegel

Jerry Siegel
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Famous As: Comics artist, Writer
Birthdate: October 17, 1914
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cleveland
Died: 1996

 16 Judith Resnik

Judith Resnik
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: April 5, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States
Died: 1986

 17 Paul Kantner

Paul Kantner
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Rock musician
Birthdate: March 17, 1941
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
Died: 2016

 18 Roza Shanina

Roza Shanina
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sniper
Birthdate: April 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Edma, Ustyansky District, Russia
Died: 1945

 19 Lucien Carr

Lucien Carr
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 1, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2005

 20 Panchen Lama

Panchen Lama
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Tenth Panchen Lama
Birthdate: February 19, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Xunhua Salar Autonomous County, Haidong
Died: 1989

 21 Billy Powell

Billy Powell
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: June 3, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
Died: 2009

 22 Billy Fury

Billy Fury
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Actor, Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: April 17, 1940
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: 1983
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 23 Dick Scobee

Dick Scobee
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer, Astronaut
Birthdate: May 19, 1939
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cle Elum
Died: 1986

 24 Ellison Onizuka

Ellison Onizuka
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer, Astronaut, Engineer
Birthdate: June 24, 1946
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kailua
Died: 1986

 25 Jim Capaldi

Jim Capaldi
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer
Birthdate: August 2, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Evesham, Worcestershire, England
Died: 2005

 26 O. P. Nayyar

O. P. Nayyar
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Music Composer
Birthdate: January 16, 1926
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan
Died: 2007

 27 Joseph Brodsky

Joseph Brodsky
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Essayist & Poet
Birthdate: May 24, 1940
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1996

 28 Michael J. Smith

Michael J. Smith
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 30, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Beaufort
Died: 1986

 29 Red Grange

Red Grange
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 13, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Forksville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1991

 30 Gregory Jarvis

Gregory Jarvis
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Engineer, Astronaut, Officer
Birthdate: August 24, 1944
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: 1986

 31 Karen Lancaume

Karen Lancaume
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Famous As: Adult film actor
Birthdate: January 19, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: 2005
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 32 Maxime Weygand

Maxime Weygand
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel, Officer
Birthdate: January 21, 1867
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brussels
Died: 1965

 33 Elroy Hirsch

Elroy Hirsch
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Player
Birthdate: June 17, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wausau, Wisconsin, United States
Died: 2004
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 34 Muhammad al-Baqir

Muhammad al-Baqir
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Imam
Birthdate: May 10, 0677
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Medina
Died: 0733

 35 Joe Viterelli

Joe Viterelli
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 10, 1937
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, U.S.
Died: 2004
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 36 Pope Paul V

Pope Paul V
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: September 17, 1550
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1621

 37 Auguste Piccard

Auguste Piccard
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: January 28, 1884
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Died: 1963

 38 Chris Doleman

Chris Doleman
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: October 16, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Indianapolis
Died: 2020

 39 Therese Brandl

Therese Brandl
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Guard
Birthdate: February 1, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Staudach-Egerndach, Germany
Died: 1948

 40 Theophilos

Theophilos
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 0813 AD
Birthplace: Constantinople
Died: 0842

 41 Frank Forde

Frank Forde
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 18, 1890
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mitchell, Australia
Died: 1983

 42 Carrie Buck

Carrie Buck
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Plaintiff
Birthdate: July 3, 1906
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.
Died: 1983

 43 Jim Gray

Jim Gray
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Computer scientist
Birthdate: January 12, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 2012

 44 William Jaird Levitt

William Jaird Levitt
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Real Estate Developer
Birthdate: February 11, 1907
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1994

 45 Tony Doyle

Tony Doyle
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 16, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ballyfarnon, Ireland
Died: 2000

 46 Reynaldo Hahn

Reynaldo Hahn
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic, Pianist
Birthdate: August 9, 1874
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Caracas
Died: 1947

 47 Hassa bint Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan

Hassa bint Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan's wife
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 2018

 48 Dino Buzzati

Dino Buzzati
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: October 16, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Belluno, Italy
Died: 1972

 49 Isabella of Aragon, Queen of France

Isabella of Aragon, Queen of France
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Famous As: Queen of France
Birthdate: 1248 AD
Birthplace: Aragon, Spain
Died: 1271

 50 Derek Bentley

Derek Bentley
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: June 30, 1933
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Southwark, London, England
Died: 1953