Died On January 4th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 4. The list includes people like Albert Camus, Erwin Schrödinger, Cornelius Vanderbilt, Henri Bergson, Joan Aiken. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, philosophers and physicists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & 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 
Tanya Roberts
(Actress)

Tanya Roberts
16
Birthdate: October 15, 1949
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: 2021

 2 
Albert Camus
(Philosopher & Novelist)

Albert Camus
16
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 7, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Drean, Algeria
Died: 1960

 3 

Erwin Schrödinger
6
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 12, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Erdberg, Vienna, Austria
Died: 1961

 4 
Phil Lynott
(Lead Vocalist of the Irish Hard Rock Band 'Thin Lizzy')

Phil Lynott
9
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England
Died: 1986

 5 
Cornelius Vanderbilt
(Business Tycoon & Philanthropist)

Cornelius Vanderbilt
4
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 27, 1794
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Staten Island
Died: 1877

 6 
T. S. Eliot
(Best Known as a Leader of the Modernist Movement in Poetry)

T. S. Eliot
63
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 26, 1888
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: 1965

 7 
Gerry Rafferty
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Songwriter)

Gerry Rafferty
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 16, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paisley
Died: 2011
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 8 
Stuart Scott
(Sportscaster)

Stuart Scott
1
Birthdate: July 19, 1965
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2015
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 9 

Iron Eyes Cody
1
Birthdate: April 3, 1904
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kaplan, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1999

Rahul Dev Burman
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 27, 1939
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kolkata
Died: 1994

 11 
Tsutomu Yamaguchi
(Survivor of Hiroshima & Nagasaki)

Tsutomu Yamaguchi
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 16, 1916
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 2010

 12 
Tony Lip
(Actor)

Tony Lip
1
Birthdate: July 30, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 2013

 13 
Henri Bergson
(Philosopher)

Henri Bergson
1
Birthdate: October 18, 1859
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1941

 14 
Mae Questel
(Actress)

Mae Questel
0
Birthdate: September 13, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, USA
Died: 1998

 15 
Robert Stigwood
(Businessperson, Record producer, Film producer, Manager, Composer)

Robert Stigwood
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 16, 1934
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Adelaide
Died: 2016

 16 

Mary Eliza Mahoney
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 16, 1845
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1926

 17 
Joan Aiken
(Writer)

Joan Aiken
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 4, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rye, East Sussex, England
Died: 2004

 18 
Ali-Reza Pahlavi
(Politician)

Ali-Reza Pahlavi
11
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 28, 1966
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
Died: 2011

 19 
Moses Mendelssohn
(Philosopher)

Moses Mendelssohn
0
Birthdate: September 6, 1729
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dessau, Dessau-Roßlau, Germany
Died: 1786

 20 
Brian Horrocks
(Athletics competitor, Military personnel)

Brian Horrocks
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 7, 1895
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ranikhet, India
Died: 1985

 21 

Christopher Isherwood
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 26, 1904
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cheshire, England, UK
Died: 1986
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 22 
Elizabeth Ann Seton
(First native-born American to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church)

Elizabeth Ann Seton
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 28, 1774
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1821

Princess Margaretha of Sweden
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 25, 1899
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stora Parkudden, Djurgården, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 1977

 24 
Donald Campbell
(Racecar driver)

Donald Campbell
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 23, 1921
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingston upon Thames
Died: 1967

 25 
Paul Chambers
(Composer, Jazz musician)

Paul Chambers
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 22, 1935
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pittsburgh
Died: 1969

 26 
Conrad Hall
(Cinematographer)

Conrad Hall
1
Birthdate: June 21, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pape'ete, French Polynesia
Died: 2003

 27 
Poon Lim
(Sailor)

Poon Lim
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 8, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hainan
Died: 1991

 28 
George Woolf
(Jockey)

George Woolf
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 31, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cardston, Alberta, Canada
Died: 1946

 29 
Mohammad Ali Jauhar
(Activist, Journalist)

Mohammad Ali Jauhar
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: December 10, 1878
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: 1931

 30 
Eve Arnold
(Journalist, Photographer, Photojournalist)

Eve Arnold
0
Listed In: Photographers
Birthdate: April 21, 1912
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: 2012

 31 
Salmaan Taseer
(Businessman)

Salmaan Taseer
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 31, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Simla, India
Died: 2011

 32 
Marais Viljoen
(Politician)

Marais Viljoen
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 2, 1915
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Robertson
Died: 2007

 33 
Marina Raskova
(Navigator)

Marina Raskova
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 28, 1912
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Russian Empire
Died: 1943

 34 
Mick Karn
(Musician)

Mick Karn
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 24, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nicosia
Died: 2011

 35 
Brooks Stevens
(Industrial Designer)

Brooks Stevens
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: June 7, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Died: 1995

 36 

Aharon Appelfeld
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 16, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zhadova, near Czernowitz, Romania (now Ukraine)
Died: 2018

Sancho II of Portugal
0
Birthdate: September 8, 1209
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Coimbra, Portugal
Died: 1248

 38 

Donal Donnelly
0
Birthdate: July 6, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bradford, England
Died: 2010

 39 

Silas Weir Mitchell
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: February 15, 1829
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1914

Gopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu
0
Birthdate: March 23, 1893
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Coimbatore
Died: 1974

 41 
Georg von Hertling
(Politician)

Georg von Hertling
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 31, 1843
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: 1919

 42 
Danie Craven
(Rugby Union Player)

Danie Craven
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 11, 1910
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lindley, South Africa
Died: 1993
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 43 

Angela of Foligno
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1248 AD
Birthplace: Foligno, Italy
Died: 1309

 44 
Yelena Sheremeteva
(Noblewoman)

Yelena Sheremeteva
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1553 AD
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1587

 45 
Gabriel Cramer
(Mathematician, Physicist, University teacher)

Gabriel Cramer
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 31, 1704
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Geneva
Died: 1752

 46 
Harry Helmsley
(Businessman)

Harry Helmsley
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 4, 1909
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1997

 47 
Grete Keilson
(Politician)

Grete Keilson
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 21, 1905
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1999

 48 

Anselm Feuerbach
0
Birthdate: September 12, 1829
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Speyer, Germany
Died: 1880

 49 
Stephen Hales
(Botanist, Physicist, Chemist)

Stephen Hales
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 17, 1677
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kent
Died: 1761

 50 
Jan Spies
(Writer)

Jan Spies
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 30, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mariental, Namibia
Died: 1996