Died On January 30th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 30. The list includes people like Mahatma Gandhi, Charles I of England, John Bardeen, Francis Poulenc, Orville Wright. Famous personalities featured on this list, include inventors, novelists, composers and emperors & kings 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 
Orville Wright
(Co-inventor of First Successful Airplane)

Orville Wright
23
Birthdate: August 19, 1871
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Died: 1948

 2 
Mahatma Gandhi
(Leader of Indian Independence Movement)

Mahatma Gandhi
152
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 2, 1869
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Porbandar, India
Died: 1948

 3 
Coretta Scott King
(Civil Rights Activist, Author)

Coretta Scott King
11
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: April 27, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Heiberger, Alabama, United States
Died: 2006
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 4 
Charles I of England
(King of England, Scotland & Ireland from 1625 to 1649)

Charles I of England
12
Birthdate: November 19, 1600
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dunfermline Palace, Dunfermline, Scotland
Died: 1649
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 5 
Gerald Durrell
(Naturalist, Conservationist)

Gerald Durrell
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 7, 1925
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jamshedpur, India
Died: 1995
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 6 
Ferdinand Porsche
(Founder of Porsche Automobile Company)

Ferdinand Porsche
4
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: September 3, 1875
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: ratislavice nad Nisou, Liberec, Czechia
Died: 1951

 7 
Betsy Ross
(Woman Who Made The First American Flag)

Betsy Ross
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 1, 1752
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gloucester City, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1836
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 8 
John Barry
(Composer, Musician, Songwriter, Film score composer)

John Barry
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 3, 1933
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: York
Died: 2011

 9 
Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe
(Edgar Allan Poe's Wife)

Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1822 AD
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
Died: 1847

 10 

John McIntire
5
Birthdate: June 27, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States
Died: 1991
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 11 
Sidney Sheldon
(Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film director, Actor, Television producer, Author)

Sidney Sheldon
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 11, 1917
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: 2007

 12 
Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria
(Third child of Emperor Franz Joseph I and Elisabeth in Bavaria)

Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 21, 1858
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Laxenburg castles, Austria
Died: 1889

 13 
John Bardeen
(Engineer and Physicist)

John Bardeen
3
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: May 23, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Died: 1991

 14 
Jeremy Beadle
(Television host)

Jeremy Beadle
0
Birthdate: April 12, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2008

 15 
Francis Poulenc
(Composer, Pianist)

Francis Poulenc
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 7, 1899
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1963

 16 
Huntz Hall
(Actor)

Huntz Hall
1
Birthdate: August 15, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1999

 17 
Luke Kelly
(Singer)

Luke Kelly
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 17, 1940
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sheriff Street, Dublin, Ireland
Died: 1984

 18 
Granville Woods
(Inventor)

Granville Woods
1
Birthdate: April 23, 1856
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: 1910
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)

 19 
Professor Longhair
(pianist, street artist,musician, singer)

Professor Longhair
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 19, 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bogalusa
Died: 1980

 20 
Jack MacGowran
(Stage actor, Film actor)

Jack MacGowran
0
Birthdate: October 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 1973

 21 

Johnnie Johnson
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 9, 1915
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire, England
Died: 2001

 22 
Emperor Komei
(Emperor)

Emperor Komei
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 22, 1831
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kyoto
Died: 1867

 23 

Edward A. Carter Jr.
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 26, 1916
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 1963

 24 

Georges de La Tour
2
Birthdate: March 13, 1593
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vic-sur-Seille
Died: 1652

 25 
Joseph Jacobs
(Literary critic, Literary historian, Folklorist, Historian, Children's writer)

Joseph Jacobs
0
Birthdate: August 29, 1854
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney
Died: 1916

 26 
Pierre Boulle
(Novelist)

Pierre Boulle
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 20, 1912
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Avignon, France
Died: 1994

 27 

Ferdy Mayne
0
Birthdate: March 11, 1916
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mainz, Germany
Died: 1998

 28 
Gerdy Troost
(Architect)

Gerdy Troost
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 3, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Germany
Died: 2003

 29 
Bob Thiele
(Record producer, Composer)

Bob Thiele
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 27, 1922
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1996

 30 
O. Winston Link
(Photographer)

O. Winston Link
0
Listed In: Photographers
Birthdate: December 16, 1914
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2001

 31 
Milos Milos
(Actor, Stunt performer)

Milos Milos
1
Birthdate: July 1, 1941
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Knjazevac, Serbia
Died: 1966

 32 
Sam Steele
(Soldier)

Sam Steele
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 5, 1848
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Purbrook, Bracebridge, Canada
Died: 1919

 33 
Asa Gray
(Botanist)

Asa Gray
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 18, 1810
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sauquoit, New York, United States
Died: 1888

 34 
Carl Djerassi
(Contribution to the development of oral contraceptive pills)

Carl Djerassi
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 2015

 35 
Fritz Bayerlein
(Military personnel)

Fritz Bayerlein
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 14, 1899
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Würzburg, Germany
Died: 1970

 36 

Charles Bradlaugh
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: September 26, 1833
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hoxton, London, England
Died: 1891

 37 
Boris Blacher
(Composer)

Boris Blacher
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 19, 1903
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Niu-ch’ang, China
Died: 1975

 38 

Geraldine McEwan
1
Birthdate: May 9, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Old Windsor, Berkshire, England, UK
Died: 2015
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 39 
Mark Salling
(Actor, Musician)

Mark Salling
16
Birthdate: August 17, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas
Died: 2018
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 40 
Frank Nelson Doubleday
(Business Person)

Frank Nelson Doubleday
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 8, 1862
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1934

 41 

Fyodor Rostopchin
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 23, 1763
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oryol Governorate
Died: 1826

 42 

Emperor Takakura
0
Birthdate: September 20, 1161
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 1181

 43 

F. R. Scott
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 1, 1899
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Quebec City, Canada
Died: 1985

 44 
Francisco Flores Pérez
(President of the Republic of El Salvador (1999-2004))

Francisco Flores Pérez
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 17, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santa Ana, El Salvador
Died: 2016

 45 
Arnold Gehlen
(Philosopher)

Arnold Gehlen
0
Birthdate: January 29, 1904
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: 1976

 46 
Inge Morath
(Photographer)

Inge Morath
0
Listed In: Photographers
Birthdate: May 27, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Graz, Austria
Died: 2002

 47 
Peter II of Russia
(Emperor of Russia (1727-30))

Peter II of Russia
3
Birthdate: October 23, 1715
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1730

 48 

Makhanlal Chaturvedi
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 4, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Babai, Madhya Pradesh, India
Died: 1968

 49 
Hans Beck
(Inventor)

Hans Beck
0
Birthdate: May 6, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Thuringia, Germany
Died: 2009

 50 
Dominique Pire
(Dominican friar whose work helping refugees in post-World War II)

Dominique Pire
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 10, 1910
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dinant, Belgium
Died: 1969