Died On January 7th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 7. The list includes people like Nikola Tesla, Hirohito, Catherine of Aragon, Murray Rothbard, Trevor Howard. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, physicists, journalists and mathematicians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Japan & Australia 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 
Nikola Tesla
(Inventor, Engineer & Futurist, Who Obtained Over 300 Patents)

Nikola Tesla
42
Birthdate: July 10, 1856
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Smiljan, Croatia
Died: 1943

 2 
Catherine of Aragon
( First Wife of King Henry VIII)

Catherine of Aragon
13
Birthdate: December 16, 1485
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Archbishop's Palace of Alcalá de Henares, Alcala de Henares, Spain
Died: 1536

 3 
Hirohito
(Former Emperor of Japan)

Hirohito
26
Birthdate: April 29, 1901
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan
Died: 1989
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 4 
Neil Peart
(Best Known as the Drummer and Primary Lyricist of the Rock Band 'Rush')

Neil Peart
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 12, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hamilton, Canada
Died: 2020
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 5 
Rosemary Kennedy
(John F. Kennedy's Sister)

Rosemary Kennedy
10
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2005

 6 
Rod Taylor
(Actor)

Rod Taylor
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Birthdate: January 11, 1930
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lidcombe, Australia
Died: 2015
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 7 

Trevor Howard
3
Birthdate: September 29, 1913
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cliftonville, Kent, England, UK
Died: 1988
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 8 
Edmund Barton
(Prime Minister of Australia (1901-03))

Edmund Barton
8
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 18, 1849
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glebe, Australia
Died: 1920

 9 
Heinrich Harrer
(Mountaineer)

Heinrich Harrer
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 6, 1912
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hüttenberg, Austria
Died: 2006

 10 
France Gall
(Singer)

France Gall
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 9, 1947
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2018
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 11 
Babak Khorramdin
(Political activist)

Babak Khorramdin
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 0798 AD
Birthplace: Azerbaijan, Iran
Died: 0838

 12 
Bronko Nagurski
(American Football Player)

Bronko Nagurski
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 3, 1908
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rainy River, Canada
Died: 1990
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 13 
Magnus Magnusson
(Journalist)

Magnus Magnusson
0
Birthdate: October 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Reykjavík, Kingdom of Iceland
Died: 2007

 14 

Gholamreza Takhti
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 27, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
Died: 1968
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 15 
Ingrid Thulin
(Actress)

Ingrid Thulin
0
Birthdate: January 27, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sollefteå, Sweden
Died: 2004
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 16 

Pope Innocent X
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 6, 1574
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1655

 17 
Mário Soares
(Politician, Lawyer)

Mário Soares
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 7, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lisbon
Died: 2017

 18 
James Fisk
(Stockbroker)

James Fisk
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: April 1, 1835
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pownal, Vermont, United States
Died: 1872

Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
0
Birthdate: September 30, 1811
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Weimar, Germany
Died: 1890

 20 

Susanne Cramer
0
Birthdate: December 3, 1936
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Died: 1969

 21 
Ruth Cleveland
(Grover Cleveland's daughter)

Ruth Cleveland
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 3, 1891
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1904

 22 
James Carr
(Singer)

James Carr
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 13, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Coahoma, Mississippi, United States
Died: 2001

 23 
François Fénelon
(Theologian)

François Fénelon
0
Birthdate: August 6, 1651
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sainte-Mondane, France
Died: 1715

 24 

Vladimir Prelog
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 23, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: 1998

 25 
Huell Howser
(Television presenter, Actor, Voice actor, Journalist)

Huell Howser
2
Birthdate: October 18, 1945
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gallatin
Died: 2013
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 26 

Ana Lucrecia Taglioretti
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 25, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paraguay
Died: 2020

 27 
Run Run Shaw
(Former Philanthropist, Entrepreneur, Filmmaker who founded the Shaw Brothers Studio)

Run Run Shaw
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 23, 1907
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ningbo, China
Died: 2014

 28 
Ashraf Pahlavi
(Writer, Diplomat, Politician)

Ashraf Pahlavi
0
Birthdate: October 26, 1919
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tehran
Died: 2016

Carlota Joaquina of Spain
1
Birthdate: April 25, 1775
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Royal Palace, Aranjuez, Spain
Died: 1830

 30 
Nat Hentoff
(Historian, Writer, Music historian, Record producer, Composer, Children's writer, Journalist)

Nat Hentoff
0
Birthdate: June 10, 1925
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Boston
Died: 2017

 31 
Georges Wolinski
(Cartoonist)

Georges Wolinski
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 28, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tunis, Tunisia
Died: 2015

 32 
René Guénon
(Former Philosopher who remains an influential figure in the domain of metaphysics)

René Guénon
0
Birthdate: November 15, 1886
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Blois, France
Died: 1951

 33 
Richard Hamming
(Contributions Include the Hamming Code, The Hamming Window & Hamming Numbers)

Richard Hamming
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 11, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1998

 34 
John Berryman
(Poet, Writer, University teacher)

John Berryman
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 25, 1914
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: McAlester
Died: 1972

 35 
Richard Dadd
(Painter, Illustrator)

Richard Dadd
1
Birthdate: August 1, 1817
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chatham
Died: 1886

 36 
Juan Rulfo
(Writer, Screenwriter)

Juan Rulfo
0
Birthdate: May 16, 1917
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Gabriel, Jalisco, Mexico
Died: 1986
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 37 
Jože Plečnik
(Architect)

Jože Plečnik
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: January 23, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Died: 1957

 38 

Thomas Lawrence
0
Birthdate: April 13, 1769
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: 1830

 39 
Marcian
(Former Roman emperor)

Marcian
0
Birthdate: 0392 AD
Birthplace: Thrace, Greece
Died: 0457

 40 
Taky Kimura
(Karateka, Actor)

Taky Kimura
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 12, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Clallam Bay, Washington, United States
Died: 2021

 41 
Emperor Tenji
(Emperor)

Emperor Tenji
0
Birthdate: 0626 AD
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 0672

 42 
Owen Bradley
(Musician)

Owen Bradley
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 21, 1915
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Westmoreland, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1998
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

Henry Frederick, Hereditary Prince of the Palatinate
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 1, 1614
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany
Died: 1629

 44 
Mighty Igor
(Professional wrestler)

Mighty Igor
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 16, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dearborn, Michigan, United States
Died: 2002
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

George Washington Crile
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: November 11, 1864
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Died: 1943

 46 
Josef Stefan
(Physicist)

Josef Stefan
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 24, 1835
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Klagenfurt, Austria
Died: 1893

 47 
Grant Gondrezick
(Basketball player)

Grant Gondrezick
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 19, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boulder, Colorado, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 48 

George Pollard, Jr.
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 18, 1791
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1870

 49 
Cabu
(Comic Strip Artist and Caricaturist)

Cabu
0
Birthdate: January 13, 1938
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Châlons-en-Champagne, France
Died: 2015

 50 
Emperor Seiwa
(Emperor)

Emperor Seiwa
0
Birthdate: May 10, 0850
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Heian-kyō, Japan
Died: 0881