Died On July 24th

Discover the most famous people who died on July 24. The list includes people like Peter Sellers, Martin Van Buren, James Chadwick, Albert Ellis, Isaac Bashevis Singer. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, political leaders, novelists and journalists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany 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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Peter Sellers
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Birthdate: September 8, 1925
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: 1980
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 2 
Rodney Alcala
(Serial Killer)

Rodney Alcala
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: August 23, 1943
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Died: 2021

 3 
Martin Van Buren
(8th President of the United States (1837-1841))

Martin Van Buren
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 5, 1782
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kinderhook, New York, United States
Died: 1862
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 4 

Sherman Hemsley
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Birthdate: February 1, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2012
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 5 

Chad Everett
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Birthdate: June 11, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: South Bend, Indiana, United States
Died: 2012
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 6 
Jackie Mason
(American comedian)

Jackie Mason
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Birthdate: June 9, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sheboygan, Wisconsin, U.S.
Died: 2021
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 7 
James Chadwick
(Discoverer of Neutron)

James Chadwick
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Birthdate: October 20, 1891
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bollington
Died: 1974
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 8 
Uttam Kumar
(The Most Successful Actor in Bengali Cinema History)

Uttam Kumar
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Birthdate: September 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India
Died: 1980
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

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Constance Bennett
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Birthdate: October 22, 1904
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 1965
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 10 
Theo Albrecht
(Entrepreneur)

Theo Albrecht
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 28, 1922
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Essen
Died: 2010

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Isaac Bashevis Singer
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 21, 1902
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leoncin, Congress Poland
Died: 1991

 12 
Albert Ellis
(Psychologist, Psychotherapist)

Albert Ellis
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Birthdate: September 27, 1913
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2007

 13 
Mary Church Terrell
(One of the first African-American women to earn a college degree)

Mary Church Terrell
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: September 23, 1863
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1954

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Ryunosuke Akutagawa
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 1, 1892
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kyōbashi-ku,Tokyo, Japan
Died: 1927
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 15 
Joseph Ducreux
(Former Painter who was a successful portraitist at the court of Louis XVI of France)

Joseph Ducreux
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Birthdate: June 26, 1735
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: 1802

 16 
Philip Rastelli
(Crime boss)

Philip Rastelli
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 31, 1918
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1991

 17 
John Atta Mills
(President)

John Atta Mills
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 21, 1944
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tarkwa, Ghana
Died: 2012

 18 
Hamka
(Journalist, Philosopher)

Hamka
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 17, 1908
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Agam Regency
Died: 1981

 19 
Benjamin Mkapa
(Politician)

Benjamin Mkapa
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 12, 1938
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ndanda, Tanzania
Died: 2020

 20 
Cotton Fitzsimmons
(Basketball Coach)

Cotton Fitzsimmons
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 7, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hannibal, Missouri, United States
Died: 2004

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Witold Gombrowicz
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 4, 1904
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Małoszyce, Poland
Died: 1969

 22 
George Rodger
(Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist, War photographer)

George Rodger
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Listed In: Photographers
Birthdate: March 19, 1908
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hale
Died: 1995

 23 
Sacha Guitry
(Actor, screenwriter, playwright, and director who appeared in the hits Un Beau mariage, Le Prise de Berg-op-Zoom, and La Pèlerine écossaise.)

Sacha Guitry
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Birthdate: February 21, 1885
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1957

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Albert C. Barnes
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 2, 1872
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1951

 25 
Matthew Webb
(Swimmer, Stunt performer)

Matthew Webb
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Birthdate: January 19, 1848
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dawley, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1883

 26 
Emperor Shirakawa
(Emperor of Japan)

Emperor Shirakawa
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Birthdate: July 7, 1053
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
Died: 1129

 27 

Ahmad Shamlu
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 12, 1925
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tehrān, Iran
Died: 2000

 28 
Brian Glover
(Actor, Wrestler)

Brian Glover
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Birthdate: April 2, 1934
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died: 1997

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Dieter Brummer
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Birthdate: May 5, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died: 2021

Christina the Astonishing
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1150 AD
Birthplace: Brustem, County of Loon
Died: 1224

William J. Brennan Jr.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: April 25, 1906
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1997

 32 
Marni Nixon
(Singer)

Marni Nixon
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 22, 1930
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Altadena, California, USA
Died: 2016
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 33 
Jane White
(Actress)

Jane White
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Birthdate: October 30, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2011

 34 
Yash Pal
(Scientist)

Yash Pal
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 26, 1926
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Punjab, Pakistan
Died: 2017

Carlos, Prince of Asturias
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 8, 1545
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Valladolid, Spain
Died: 1568

 36 
Virginia Johnson
(Sexologist)

Virginia Johnson
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: February 11, 1925
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Springfield, Missouri, United States
Died: 2013

 37 
Oscar Shumsky
(Violinist)

Oscar Shumsky
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 23, 1917
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2000

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Arkhip Kuindzhi
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Birthdate: January 27, 1842
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mariupol, Russian
Died: 1910

 39 
Alex Higgins
(Snooker Player)

Alex Higgins
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 18, 1949
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Died: 2010
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 40 
C. I. Scofield
(Theologian)

C. I. Scofield
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Birthdate: August 19, 1843
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Michigan, United States
Died: 1921

 41 
Lance Reventlow
(Racing driver)

Lance Reventlow
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 24, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1972

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Reginald Dyer
(British Military Leader Responsible for the 'Jallianwala Bagh massacre' in Amritsar, iIndia)

Reginald Dyer
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 9, 1864
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Murree, Punjab, British India (present-day Pakistan)
Died: 1927

 43 
Léa Papin
(Maid Murderer)

Léa Papin
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: September 15, 1911
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: French
Died: 2001

 44 
Matilda of Tuscany
(Countess of Tuscany)

Matilda of Tuscany
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1046 AD
Birthplace: Lucca, Italy
Died: 1115

 45 
Georg Michaelis
(Chancellor of the German Empire for a few months in 1917)

Georg Michaelis
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 8, 1857
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chojnów, Poland
Died: 1936

 46 
Robert Ledley
(Researcher)

Robert Ledley
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Birthdate: June 28, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Flushing, New York, United States
Died: 2012

 47 
Benedetto Marcello
(Former composer and writer, especially remembered for two works: the satirical pamphlet Il teatro alla moda (1720); and Estro poeticoarmonico (1724–26))

Benedetto Marcello
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 24, 1686
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: 1739

 48 
David Servan-Schreiber
(Neuroscientist and psychiatrist)

David Servan-Schreiber
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: April 21, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Died: 2011

 49 
Arthur Cotton
(Engineer)

Arthur Cotton
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Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: May 15, 1803
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Combermere, Cheshire, England
Died: 1899

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Udupi Ramachandra Rao
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 10, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Udupi district, Karnataka, India
Died: 2017