Died On June 15th

Discover the most famous people who died on June 15. The list includes people like James Hunt, James K. Polk, Casey Kasem, Kenneth G. Wilson, Caroline Norton. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, political leaders, composers and artists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Japan & 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 Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Jazz Singer
Birthdate: April 25, 1917
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Newport News, Virginia, United States
Died: 1996
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 Casey Kasem

Casey Kasem
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: DJ, Actor
Birthdate: April 27, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 3 James K. Polk

James K. Polk
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the United States (1845-49)
Birthdate: November 2, 1795
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pineville, North Carolina, United States
Died: 1849

 4 James Hunt

James Hunt
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Racing driver
Birthdate: August 29, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Belmont, Surrey, England,
Died: 1993
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 5 Victor French

Victor French
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 4, 1934
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, United States
Died: 1989
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 6 Marie Laveau

Marie Laveau
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Occultist, Priestess
Birthdate: September 10, 1801
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1881

 7 Leslie Grantham

Leslie Grantham
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 30, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, England, UK
Died: 2018
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Hume Cronyn

Hume Cronyn
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 18, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, Canada
Died: 2003
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 9 Minamoto no Yoshitsune

Minamoto no Yoshitsune
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader, Samurai
Birthdate: 1159 AD
Birthplace: Kyōto, Japan
Died: 1189

 10 Wes Montgomery

Wes Montgomery
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: March 6, 1923
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: 1968

 11 Sir Arthur Lewis

Sir Arthur Lewis
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: January 23, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Castries, Saint Lucia
Died: 1991

 12 Jay Moriarity

Jay Moriarity
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Surfer
Birthdate: June 16, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Died: 2001

 13 Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
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Famous As: Expressionist painter and printmaker and one of the founders of the artists group Die Brücke
Birthdate: May 6, 1880
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Aschaffenburg, Germany
Died: 1938

 14 Franco Zeffirelli

Franco Zeffirelli
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Famous As: Film Director, Producer
Birthdate: February 12, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 2019
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 15 Wat Tyler

Wat Tyler
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activists
Birthdate: January 4, 1341
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kent
Died: 1381

 16 Philip III, Duke of Burgundy

Philip III, Duke of Burgundy
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: July 31, 1396
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dijon
Died: 1467

 17 Meredith Willson

Meredith Willson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter
Birthdate: May 18, 1902
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Iowa
Died: 1984

 18 Jacques Bergerac

Jacques Bergerac
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 26, 1927
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Biarritz, France
Died: 2014
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 19 Murad I

Murad I
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Famous As: Ottoman prince
Birthdate: June 29, 1326
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bursa, Turkey
Died: 1389

 20 Mihai Eminescu

Mihai Eminescu
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: January 15, 1850
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Botoșani, Romania
Died: 1889

 21 Krystyna Skarbek

Krystyna Skarbek
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Intelligence agent
Birthdate: May 1, 1908
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Trzepnica, Poland
Died: 1952

 22 Happy Chandler

Happy Chandler
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 14, 1898
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kentucky, United States
Died: 1991

 23 Caroline Norton

Caroline Norton
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: March 22, 1808
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London
Died: 1877

 24 Ned Glass

Ned Glass
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 1, 1906
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Radom, Poland
Died: 1984

 25 Sri Sri

Sri Sri
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: author, poet, lyricist, songwriter
Birthdate: April 30, 1910
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Visakhapatnam
Died: 1983

 26 Carl Wernicke

Carl Wernicke
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Anatomist, Physician, Neuroscientist, Psychiatrist, University teacher, Neurologist
Birthdate: May 15, 1848
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tarnowskie Góry
Died: 1905

 27 John V. Atanasoff

John V. Atanasoff
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: October 4, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hamilton, New York, United States
Died: 1995

 28 Alfred Cortot

Alfred Cortot
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Pianist
Birthdate: September 26, 1877
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nyon, Switzerland
Died: 1962

 29 Gypsy Joe

Gypsy Joe
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: December 2, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Villalba, Puerto Rico
Died: 2016
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 30 George Nakashima

George Nakashima
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: May 24, 1905
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Spokane
Died: 1990

 31 Choi Hong Hi

Choi Hong Hi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Taekwondo athlete, Karateka
Birthdate: November 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: North Hamgyong Province
Died: 2002

 32 Kenneth G. Wilson

Kenneth G. Wilson
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: June 8, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2013

 33 Wendell Meredith Stanley

Wendell Meredith Stanley
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biochemist
Birthdate: August 16, 1904
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ridgeville
Died: 1971

 34 Daniel Keyes

Daniel Keyes
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 9, 1927
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2014

 35 John VI Cantacuzenus

John VI Cantacuzenus
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Famous As: Byzantine emperor
Birthdate: 1292 AD
Birthplace: Constantinople, Byzantine Empire
Died: 1383

 36 Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: July 27, 1777
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: 1844

 37 Jean de France, duc de Berry

Jean de France, duc de Berry
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: King
Birthdate: November 30, 1340
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Château of Vincennes, Vincennes, France
Died: 1416

 38 Teruo Nakamura

Teruo Nakamura
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: October 8, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Donghe, Taitō Prefecture, Taiwan
Died: 1979

 39 Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia

Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: March 20, 1828
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1885

 40 Frederick III, German Emperor

Frederick III, German Emperor
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Famous As: German Emperor and King of Prussia (1888)
Birthdate: October 18, 1831
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: 1888

 41 Evelyn Underhill

Evelyn Underhill
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 6, 1875
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Died: 1941

 42 Adebayo Osinowo

Adebayo Osinowo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 28, 1955
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ijebu Ode, Nigeria
Died: 2020

 43 Shiva Dayal Saheb

Shiva Dayal Saheb
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: August 24, 1818
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Agra, India
Died: 1878

 44 Kirk Kerkorian

Kirk Kerkorian
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman & Former President and CEO of Tracinda Corporation
Birthdate: June 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fresno, California, United States
Died: 2015

 45 Magnus V of Norway

Magnus V of Norway
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Famous As: Kng
Birthdate: 1156 AD
Birthplace: Etne Municipality, Norway
Died: 1184

 46 John Connally

John Connally
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 27, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Floresville, Texas, United States
Died: 1993

 47 Go-Sanjō

Go-Sanjō
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Famous As: Emperor of Japan
Birthdate: September 3, 1032
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kyōto, Japan
Died: 1073

 48 Philip Toynbee

Philip Toynbee
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 25, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oxford, England
Died: 1981

 49 Vera Figner

Vera Figner
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: July 1, 1852
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kazan, Russia
Died: 1942

 50 Adelaide of Aquitaine

Adelaide of Aquitaine
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 0952 AD
Birthplace: France
Died: 1004