Died On January 2nd

Discover the most famous people who died on January 2. The list includes people like Lillian Moller Gilbreth, Pontormo, Nancy Kelly, Alexander Bain, Elmo Zumwalt. Famous personalities featured on this list, include psychologists, political leaders, philosophers and diplomats and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, Italy & United Kingdom 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 
Guccio Gucci
(Italian Businessman)

Guccio Gucci
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Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: March 26, 1881
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florence
Died: 1953

 2 
Richard Winters
(Army officer)

Richard Winters
11
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 21, 1918
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Holland, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2011
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 3 

Pete Postlethwaite
3
Birthdate: February 7, 1946
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Warrington
Died: 2011

 4 

Alan Hale Jr.
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Birthdate: March 8, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 1990
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 5 
Anne Francis
(Actress)

Anne Francis
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Birthdate: September 16, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ossining, New York, United States
Died: 2011
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 6 

Dick Powell
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Birthdate: November 14, 1904
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mountain View, Arkansas, United States
Died: 1963
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 7 

Bob Einstein
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Birthdate: November 20, 1942
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 2019
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 8 
Catherine of Valois
(Queen Consort of England (1420-1422))

Catherine of Valois
1
Birthdate: October 27, 1401
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1437

 9 
Tex Ritter
(Singer)

Tex Ritter
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 12, 1905
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Murvaul, Texas, USA
Died: 1974
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 10 
Gene Okerlund
(Wrestler)

Gene Okerlund
1
Birthdate: December 29, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brookings, South Dakota, United States
Died: 2019
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

Thomas S. Monson
4
Birthdate: August 21, 1927
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: 2018

 12 
Siad Barre
(Politician)

Siad Barre
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 6, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bardhere, Italian Somalia
Died: 1995

 13 

George Cole
0
Birthdate: April 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tooting, London, England
Died: 2008
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 
John Wojtowicz
(Bank robber, Soldier)

John Wojtowicz
4
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: March 9, 1945
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: 2006

 15 
Patrick O'Brian
(Novelist)

Patrick O'Brian
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 12, 1914
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: 2000

 16 
James Longstreet
(United States Minister to the Ottoman Empire (1880-81))

James Longstreet
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 8, 1821
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Edgefield, South Carolina, United States
Died: 1904
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 17 

Jack Carson
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Birthdate: October 27, 1910
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Carman, Manitoba, Canada
Died: 1963
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 18 
Elmo Zumwalt
(Naval Officer)

Elmo Zumwalt
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 29, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 2000

 19 
Paul Westphal
(Basketball player & Coach)

Paul Westphal
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 30, 1950
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Torrance, California, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 20 

Jimmy Dickens
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 19, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bolt, West Virginia, United States
Died: 2015
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 21 

Emil Jannings
0
Birthdate: July 23, 1884
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rorschach, Switzerland
Died: 1950

 22 
Richard Leakey
(Paleoanthropologist)

Richard Leakey
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 19, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya
Died: 2022

 23 

Lillian Moller Gilbreth
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Birthdate: May 24, 1878
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Died: 1972

 24 

Marguerite Alibert
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 9, 1890
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1971

 25 
John Berger
(Novelist)

John Berger
1
Birthdate: November 5, 1926
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2017

 26 
Bill Veeck
(Businessman)

Bill Veeck
3
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: February 9, 1914
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Illinois, United States
Died: 1986

 27 
Erroll Garner
(pianist, composer, jazz musician)

Erroll Garner
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 15, 1921
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pittsburgh
Died: 1977

 28 
Daryl Dragon
(Musician, Songwriter)

Daryl Dragon
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 27, 1942
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2019

John Baldessari
0
Birthdate: June 7, 1931
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: National City, California
Died: 2020
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 30 
Nat Adderley
(Jazz Trumpeter)

Nat Adderley
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 25, 1931
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, U.S.
Died: 2000

 31 
Nancy Kelly
(Actress)

Nancy Kelly
0
Birthdate: March 25, 1921
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1995

 32 
Bertram Home Ramsay
(Navy officer)

Bertram Home Ramsay
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 20, 1883
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hampton Court or London, England
Died: 1945

 33 
Sam Wyche
(American football player)

Sam Wyche
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 5, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 34 
Pontormo
(Painter)

Pontormo
1
Birthdate: May 24, 1494
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Empoli, Italy
Died: 1557

 35 
Montgomery C. Meigs
(Army Officer)

Montgomery C. Meigs
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: May 3, 1816
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Died: 1892

 36 
Alexander Bain
(Inventor of Electric Clock)

Alexander Bain
0
Birthdate: October 1, 1811
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Watten
Died: 1877

Maria Luisa of Parma
0
Birthdate: December 9, 1751
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
Died: 1819

 38 
Frederick William IV of Prussia
(King of Prussia (1840-1861))

Frederick William IV of Prussia
0
Birthdate: October 15, 1795
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1861

 39 

Purandara Dasa
0
Birthdate: 1484 AD
Birthplace: Shimoga, Karnataka, India
Died: 1564

 40 
Edward Burnett Tylor
(Anthropologist)

Edward Burnett Tylor
0
Birthdate: October 2, 1832
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, England
Died: 1917

 41 
Osa Massen
(Actress)

Osa Massen
0
Birthdate: January 13, 1914
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: 2006
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 42 
Teddy Kollek
(Politician)

Teddy Kollek
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 27, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nagyvázsony, Hungary
Died: 2007

 43 
Sebastian Haffner
(Journalist)

Sebastian Haffner
0
Birthdate: December 27, 1907
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1999

 44 
Frances Cress Welsing
(Psychiatrist)

Frances Cress Welsing
1
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: March 18, 1935
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: 2016

 45 
Galyani Vadhana
(Princess)

Galyani Vadhana
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 6, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2008

 46 
George Carman
(Barrister)

George Carman
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 6, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Blackpool, England
Died: 2001

 47 
Jimmy Zambo
(Singer)

Jimmy Zambo
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 20, 1958
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 2001

Louis-Bernard Guyton de Morveau
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 4, 1737
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dijon, France
Died: 1816

 49 

Gabriel Elorde
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 25, 1935
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bogo, Cebu, Philippines
Died: 1985
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 50 

Etta Moten Barnett
0
Birthdate: November 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Weimar, Texas, United States
Died: 2004