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.

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 Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: April 7, 1915
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: 1959
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 Nicholas II

Nicholas II.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 18, 1868
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tsarskoye Selo, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire, Alexander Palace
Died: 1918

 3 Jules Bianchi

Jules Bianchi.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: F1 Driver
Birthdate: August 3, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nice
Died: 2015
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Alexandra Feodorovna

Alexandra Feodorovna.
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: June 6, 1872
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Darmstadt
Died: 1918

 5 Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia

Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Daughter of Tsar Nicholas II
Birthdate: June 18, 1901
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Petergof
Died: 1918

 6 Edward the Elder

Edward the Elder.
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Famous As: King of Wessex
Birthdate: 0874 AD
Birthplace: Wessex
Died: 0924

 7 Gloria Vanderbilt

Gloria Vanderbilt.
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Famous As: Artist, Actress
Birthdate: February 20, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York
Died: 2019
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 8 Adam Smith

Adam Smith.
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Famous As: Economist and Philosopher
Birthdate: June 16, 1723
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kirkcaldy, Scotland
Died: 1790

 9 John Coltrane

John Coltrane.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Saxophonist, Composer
Birthdate: September 23, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hamlet
Died: 1967

 10 Edward Heath

Edward Heath.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former British Prime Minister
Birthdate: July 9, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Broadstairs, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2005

 11 Peter III of Russia

Peter III of Russia.
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Famous As: Emperor of Russia
Birthdate: February 21, 1728
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kiel
Died: 1762

 12 Ty Cobb

Ty Cobb.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder
Birthdate: December 18, 1886
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Narrows
Died: 1961

 13 Isabella Stewart Gardner

Isabella Stewart Gardner
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Famous As: Art collector
Birthdate: April 14, 1840
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1924

 14 John Lewis

John Lewis.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former United States Representative
Birthdate: February 21, 1940
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Alabama, United States
Died: 2020

 15 Walter Cronkite

Walter Cronkite.
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Famous As: Broadcaster
Birthdate: November 4, 1916
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Joseph
Died: 2009
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 16 Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia

Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Tsarevich of Russia
Birthdate: August 12, 1904
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Peterhof
Died: 1918

 17 Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia

Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nurse
Birthdate: November 15, 1895
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Alexander Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1918
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 18 Juan Manuel Fangio

Juan Manuel Fangio
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Entrepreneur, Formula One driver, Racecar driver
Birthdate: June 24, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Balcarce, Argentina
Died: 1995

 19 Elaine Stritch

Elaine Stritch
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Famous As: Theater Actress
Birthdate: February 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: 2014

 20 Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia

Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: June 10, 1897
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Peterhof, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1918

 21 Maude Adams

Maude Adams
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 11, 1872
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: 1953

 22 Pat Roach

Pat Roach
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 19, 1937
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Birmingham, England, UK
Died: 2004
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 23 Jim Bridger

Jim Bridger
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Mountaineer
Birthdate: March 17, 1804
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, US
Died: 1881

 24 Charlotte Corday

Charlotte Corday.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: July 27, 1768
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ligneries
Died: 1793

 25 Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of United Kingdom
Birthdate: March 13, 1764
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fallodon, Northumberland, England
Died: 1845

 26 Henri Poincare

Henri Poincare.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician and Philosopher
Birthdate: April 29, 1854
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle, France
Died: 1912

 27 Jadwiga of Poland

Jadwiga of Poland.
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Famous As: First Female Monarch of Poland
Birthdate: 1373 AD
Birthplace: Buda
Died: 1399

 28 Katharine Graham

Katharine Graham
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: June 16, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 2001

 29 Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia

Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Imperial Highness
Birthdate: June 26, 1899
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Peterhof, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1918

 30 Geraldine Fitzgerald

Geraldine Fitzgerald
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 24, 1913
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Greystones, County Wicklow, Ireland
Died: 2005

 31 Álvaro Obregón

Álvaro Obregón.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: February 19, 1880
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Siquisiva, Navojoa, Sonora
Died: 1928

 32 David Kelly

David Kelly
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: May 14, 1944
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rhondda, United Kingdom
Died: 2003

 33 James Abbott McNeill Whistler

James Abbott McNeill Whistler.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 11, 1834
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lowell
Died: 1903

 34 Margo

Margo
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Famous As: actor, film actor, television actor
Birthdate: May 10, 1917
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mexico City
Died: 1985
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 35 Dragoljub Mihailović

Dragoljub Mihailović
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Listed In:
Famous As: General
Birthdate: April 1, 1893
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ivanjica, Serbia
Died: 1946

 36 Mickey Spillane

Mickey Spillane
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York (state) New York, United States
Died: 2006

 37 Karl Wolff

Karl Wolff
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician, Officer
Birthdate: May 13, 1900
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Darmstadt
Died: 1984

 38 Robert Guiscard

Robert Guiscard
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Condottiero
Birthdate: 1015 AD
Birthplace: Normandy
Died: 1085

 39 Jed Johnson

Jed Johnson
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: film director, film editor, cinematographer, interior designer
Birthdate: December 30, 1948
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Alexandria
Died: 1996

 40 Dizzy Dean

Dizzy Dean
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: January 16, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lucas, Arkansas, United States
Died: 1974
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 41 Dorothea Dix

Dorothea Dix.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Social Reformer
Birthdate: April 4, 1802
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maine, US
Died: 1887

 42 Andrea Camilleri

Andrea Camilleri
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 6, 1925
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Porto Empedocle, Italy
Died: 2019

 43 Edward Akufo-Addo

Edward Akufo-Addo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Judge, Lawyer, Politician
Birthdate: June 26, 1906
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dodowa
Died: 1979

 44 John Talbot, 1st earl of Shrewsbury

John Talbot, 1st earl of Shrewsbury
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: 1387 AD
Birthplace: Shropshire, United Kingdom
Died: 1453

 45 Gordon Waller

Gordon Waller
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 4, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland,
Died: 2009

 46 Joseph Maher

Joseph Maher
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 29, 1933
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Westport, Ireland
Died: 1998

 47 Leszek Kołakowski

Leszek Kołakowski
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: October 23, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Radom, Poland
Died: 2009

 48 William Wesley Peters

William Wesley Peters
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Engineer, Architect
Birthdate: June 12, 1912
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Indiana
Died: 1991

 49 Giovanni Giolitti

Giovanni Giolitti
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 27, 1842
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mondovì
Died: 1928

 50 Alfred Munnings

Alfred Munnings
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Famous As: painter
Birthdate: October 8, 1878
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mendham, Suffolk
Died: 1959