Died On July 17th

Discover the most famous people who died on July 17. The list includes people like Adam Smith, Billie Holiday, John Coltrane, Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia, Ty Cobb. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, nurses and f1 drivers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Russia, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

Billie HolidayBillie Holiday
American
Musician
Nicholas IINicholas II
Russian
 

Peter III of RussiaPeter III of Russia
Russian
Emperor of Russia

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of RussiaGrand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia
Russian
Daughter of Tsar Nicholas II

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt
American
Artist, Actress
Edward the ElderEdward the Elder
British
King of Wessex

John LewisJohn Lewis
American
Former United States Representative

Adam SmithAdam Smith
Scottish
Economist and Philosopher
John ColtraneJohn Coltrane
American
Saxophonist, Composer

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Former British Prime Minister
Jules BianchiJules Bianchi
French
F1 Driver

Ty CobbTy Cobb
American
American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder

Walter CronkiteWalter Cronkite
American
Broadcaster

Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of RussiaAlexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia
Russian
Tsarevich of Russia

Charlotte CordayCharlotte Corday
French
Revolutionary
Charles Grey, 2nd Earl GreyCharles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey
British
Former Prime Minister of United Kingdom

Henri PoincareHenri Poincare
French
Mathematician and Philosopher

Jadwiga of PolandJadwiga of Poland
Hungarian
First Female Monarch of Poland

Álvaro ObregónÁlvaro Obregón
Mexican
General

Dorothea DixDorothea Dix
American
Social Reformer
Janet Lane-ClayponJanet Lane-Claypon
British
Physician

Isabella Stewart GardnerIsabella Stewart Gardner
American
Art collector

Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of RussiaGrand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia
Russian
Politician, Nurse
Elaine StritchElaine Stritch
American
Theater Actress

Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of RussiaGrand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia
Russian
Politician, Nurse
Pat RoachPat Roach
British
Actor

Juan Manuel FangioJuan Manuel Fangio
Argentinian
Entrepreneur, Formula One driver, Racecar driver

Jim BridgerJim Bridger
American
Mountaineer
Katharine GrahamKatharine Graham
American
Publisher

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Geraldine FitzgeraldGeraldine Fitzgerald
Irish
Actress
Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of RussiaGrand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia
Russian
Duchess

David KellyDavid Kelly
British
Scientist

Mickey SpillaneMickey Spillane
American
Novelist

MargoMargo
Mexican
actor, film actor, television actor
Dragoljub MihailovićDragoljub Mihailović
Swedish, Serbian
General
Karl WolffKarl Wolff
German
Politician, Officer

Robert GuiscardRobert Guiscard
French
Condottiero

Jed JohnsonJed Johnson
American
film director, film editor, cinematographer,

Maude AdamsMaude Adams
American
Actress
Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
American
Baseball Player

Andrea CamilleriAndrea Camilleri
Italian
Writer

Edward Akufo-AddoEdward Akufo-Addo
Ghanaian
Judge, Lawyer, Politician

Gordon WallerGordon Waller
Scottish
Singer

Leszek KołakowskiLeszek Kołakowski
Polish, British
Philosopher
John Talbot, 1st earl of ShrewsburyJohn Talbot, 1st earl of Shrewsbury
British
Military officer

Alfred MunningsAlfred Munnings
British
painter
Giovanni GiolittiGiovanni Giolitti
Italian
Politician

Marguerite SteinheilMarguerite Steinheil
French
Salonnière

Joseph MaherJoseph Maher
Irish, American
Actor
William Wesley PetersWilliam Wesley Peters
American
Engineer, Architect

Eugene MeyerEugene Meyer
American
Financier
Madame de BrinvilliersMadame de Brinvilliers
French
Aristocrat

Meir AmitMeir Amit
Israeli
Politician

Robert C. WeaverRobert C. Weaver
American
Politician

Nicolae PaulescuNicolae Paulescu
Romanian
Physiologist

Joep LangeJoep Lange
Dutch
Medical researcher
Robert Carr, 1st Earl of SomersetRobert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset
British
Politician

Suzanne Dechevaux-DumesnilSuzanne Dechevaux-Dumesnil
French
Samuel Beckett's wife

Ernst BuschErnst Busch
German, British
Senior officer

Pope Leo IVPope Leo IV
Italian
Pope
Susanne LangerSusanne Langer
American
Philosopher

Jean BorotraJean Borotra
French
Tennis player
Brigid BerlinBrigid Berlin
American
Artist

Riad al-SulhRiad al-Sulh
Lebanese
Statesman

Zizi JeanmaireZizi Jeanmaire
French
Ballet dancer
Bernard GiraudeauBernard Giraudeau
French
Actor

Marcel DadiMarcel Dadi
French
Guitarist
Giuseppe CastiglioneGiuseppe Castiglione
Italian
painter, missionary, draughtsperson, engraver

Robert WieneRobert Wiene
Film director, Screenwriter

George William RussellGeorge William Russell
Irish
Poet
Paul TouvierPaul Touvier
French
Police officer

Tu DucTu Duc
Vietnamese
Emperor of Vietnam
Ary SchefferAry Scheffer
French
painter, sculptor

Donal McCannDonal McCann
Irish
Actor

Lovis CorinthLovis Corinth
German, Russian
Painter, Sculptor, University teacher, Graphic

Wilhelm MarrWilhelm Marr
German
Antisemitism
Juan María BordaberryJuan María Bordaberry
Uruguayan
Politician
David NgoombujarraDavid Ngoombujarra
Australian
Actor

Fernande BarreyFernande Barrey
French
Artist

Stephanie of Hohenzollern-SigmaringenStephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
German
Queen

Ramón Marrero AristyRamón Marrero Aristy
Dominican
Author
Arthur L. LimanArthur L. Liman
American
Lawyer

Evangeline BoothEvangeline Booth
British
Theologian

Rosalyn TureckRosalyn Tureck
American
Pianist

Joseph LunsJoseph Luns
Dutch
Politician

Charles-Marie-René Leconte de LisleCharles-Marie-René Leconte de Lisle
French
French poet
George Michael LowGeorge Michael Low
American
Aerospace engineer

Sir James LighthillSir James Lighthill
British
Mathematician
Otto PieneOtto Piene
German, American
Artist

Geoffrey JellicoeGeoffrey Jellicoe
British
Architect
George RickeyGeorge Rickey
American
Sculptor
Henri FarmanHenri Farman
French
Aviator