Died On July 21st

Discover the most famous people who died on July 21. The list includes people like Robert Burns, Arshile Gorky, David Ogilvy, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Edward B. Lewis. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, actors and poets and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & South Africa 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 John Heard

John Heard
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 7, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: 2017
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 Sivaji Ganesan

Sivaji Ganesan
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 1, 1928
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sirkali, India
Died: 2001

 3 Alan Shepard

Alan Shepard
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur
Birthdate: November 18, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Derry
Died: 1998

 4 Claus von Stauffenberg

Claus von Stauffenberg
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: November 15, 1907
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jettingen-Scheppach, Germany
Died: 1944
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 5 Robert Burns

Robert Burns
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet and Lyricist
Birthdate: January 25, 1759
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Died: 1796

 6 Basil Rathbone

Basil Rathbone
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 13, 1892
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: 1967
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 7 Mako Iwamatsu

Mako Iwamatsu
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 10, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kobe, Hyogo, Japan
Died: 2006
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 8 Sir Henry Percy

Sir Henry Percy
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: English rebel
Birthdate: May 20, 1364
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Warkworth, United Kingdom
Died: 1403

 9 Jerry Goldsmith

Jerry Goldsmith
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Famous As: Prolific composer and conductor who received an Oscar for his work on The Omen in 1976.
Birthdate: February 10, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2004

 10 Robert Young

Robert Young
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 22, 1907
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1998

 11 Herb Edelman

Herb Edelman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 5, 1933
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Died: 1996
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 12 Long John Baldry

Long John Baldry
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 12, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London
Died: 2005
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 13 Dennis Green

Dennis Green
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Coaches
Birthdate: February 17, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 2016

 14 Henning von Tresckow

Henning von Tresckow
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: January 10, 1901
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Magdeburg, Germany
Died: 1944

 15 Don Arden

Don Arden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Businessman, Talent manager
Birthdate: January 4, 1926
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Died: 2007

 16 Theodore Bikel

Theodore Bikel
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 2, 1924
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 2015
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 17 Jimmie Foxx

Jimmie Foxx
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: October 22, 1907
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sudlersville, Maryland, United States
Died: 1967

 18 Elliot Handler

Elliot Handler
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: April 9, 1916
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2011

 19 David Ogilvy

David Ogilvy
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Founder of Ogilvy & Mather
Birthdate: June 23, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: West Horsley, Surrey, England
Died: 1999

 20 Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: June 6, 1941
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Scotland, United Kingdom
Died: 2012

 21 Arshile Gorky

Arshile Gorky
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Famous As: Abstract Painter
Birthdate: April 15, 1904
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Khorgom, Vilayet of Van, Ottoman Empire
Died: 1948

 22 Friedrich Olbricht

Friedrich Olbricht
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel, Officer
Birthdate: October 4, 1888
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Leisnig
Died: 1944

 23 Jigme Dorji Wangchuck

Jigme Dorji Wangchuck
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Famous As: Third King of Bhutan
Birthdate: May 2, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Trongsa
Died: 1972

 24 Manuel II Palaiologos

Manuel II Palaiologos
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: June 27, 1350
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Constantinople
Died: 1425

 25 Albert John Luthuli

Albert John Luthuli
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of African National Congress (ANC)
Birthdate: June 4, 1898
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Died: 1967

 26 Ellen Terry

Ellen Terry
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 27, 1847
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Coventry, United Kingdom
Died: 1928

 27 E. L. Doctorow

E. L. Doctorow
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: January 6, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York (state) New York, United States U.S.
Died: 2015

 28 Djemal Pasha

Djemal Pasha
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: May 6, 1872
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mitilini, Greece
Died: 1922

 29 Sam Bass

Sam Bass
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Outlaw
Birthdate: July 21, 1851
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mitchell, Indiana, United States
Died: 1878

 30 B. P. Koirala

B. P. Koirala
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 8, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Varanasi, India
Died: 1982

 31 Arthur Greiser

Arthur Greiser
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 22, 1897
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sroda Wielkopolska, Poland
Died: 1946

 32 Werner von Haeften

Werner von Haeften
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Jurist, Soldier
Birthdate: October 9, 1908
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin
Died: 1944

 33 Ta Mok

Ta Mok
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Cambodian Military chief
Birthdate: 1924 AD
Birthplace: Takéo Province, Cambodia
Died: 2006

 34 Washington Roebling

Washington Roebling
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: May 26, 1837
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1926

 35 Ralph Houk

Ralph Houk
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American baseball manager
Birthdate: August 9, 1919
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Died: 2010

 36 Ruth St. Denis

Ruth St. Denis
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: January 20, 1879
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Died: 1968

 37 Susanne Lothar

Susanne Lothar
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 15, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: 2012

 38 G. M. Trevelyan

G. M. Trevelyan
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: February 16, 1876
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Warwickshire, England
Died: 1962

 39 William Russell, Lord Russell

William Russell, Lord Russell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 29, 1639
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: England
Died: 1683

 40 Antonio de Mendoza

Antonio de Mendoza
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: diplomat, military personnel
Birthdate: 1494 AD
Birthplace: Granada
Died: 1552

 41 Rama II

Rama II
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: February 24, 1767
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ratchaburi, Thailand
Died: 1824

 42 Rexford Tugwell

Rexford Tugwell
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: July 10, 1891
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sinclairville, New York, United States
Died: 1979

 43 Gangubai Hangal

Gangubai Hangal
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 5, 1913
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hangal, Karnataka, India
Died: 2009

 44 Les Lye

Les Lye
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 18, 1924
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: 2009
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 45 Salah al-Din Bitar

Salah al-Din Bitar
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 1, 1912
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Damascus, Syria
Died: 1980

 46 Mikhail Mikhaylovich Gerasimov

Mikhail Mikhaylovich Gerasimov
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Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: September 2, 1907
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1970

 47 Earle Combs

Earle Combs
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: May 14, 1899
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pebworth, Kentucky, United States
Died: 1976

 48 James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormond

James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormond
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: October 19, 1610
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1688

 49 Thomas Mun

Thomas Mun
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 17, 1571
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: 1641

 50 Owen Wister

Owen Wister
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: July 14, 1860
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1938