Died On May 11th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 11. The list includes people like Bob Marley, Douglas Adams, John D. Rockefeller Jr., William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, Alvar Aalto. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, mountaineers, prime ministers and science fiction writers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Nigeria and many more countries.

Peggy LiptonPeggy Lipton
American
Actress
Bob MarleyBob Marley
Jamaican
Singer-Songwriter

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Gangster

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
British, American
Writer

John D. Rockefeller Jr.John D. Rockefeller Jr.
American
Philanthropist & Businessman

Rob HallRob Hall
New Zealander
Mountaineer
Barbara HuttonBarbara Hutton
American
Socialites

William Pitt, 1st Earl of ChathamWilliam Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham
British
The Great Commoner

Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
Finnish
Architect

Juan GrisJuan Gris
Spanish
Painter
Max RegerMax Reger
German
Composer

Robert Treat PaineRobert Treat Paine
American
Former Massachusetts Attorney General
Odd HasselOdd Hassel
Norwegian
Chemist

Blaise DiagneBlaise Diagne
Senegalese
Political Leader

Jozef MurgašJozef Murgaš
Slovak
Inventor
Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
Nigerian
First President of Nigeria

Green BootsGreen Boots
Indian
 
Kim PhilbyKim Philby
Indian, British
Spy, Journalist

Floyd PattersonFloyd Patterson
American
Boxer

John D. Rockefeller, Jr.John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
American
Business Person
Scott FischerScott Fischer
American
Explorer, Rock climber

Connie SmithConnie Smith
British, American
Actress
Mark LandonMark Landon
American
Actor

Spencer PercevalSpencer Perceval
British
Politician, Lawyer

Noel ReddingNoel Redding
British
Bassist, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist

Eugène François VidocqEugène François Vidocq
French
Detective, Writer, Police officer, Military
Yasuko NambaYasuko Namba
Japanese
Mountaineer
Matteo RicciMatteo Ricci
Italian
explorer, cartographer, writer, missionary,

John RutseyJohn Rutsey
Canadian
musician

Karl SchwarzschildKarl Schwarzschild
German
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University

Fritz PollardFritz Pollard
American
American coach
James ColosimoJames Colosimo
American
Criminal

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John HerschelJohn Herschel
British
Polymath, Mathematician, Astronomer, Chemist,

Leo VI the WiseLeo VI the Wise
Turkish
Byzantine ruler

A. Mitchell PalmerA. Mitchell Palmer
American
Attorney

Dottie RamboDottie Rambo
American
Singer
Seán LemassSeán Lemass
Irish
Politician

William Dean HowellsWilliam Dean Howells
American
Novelist
Johnny HodgesJohnny Hodges
American
Saxophonist, jazz musician

Daniel De LeonDaniel De Leon
American
Socialist

Bill PeetBill Peet
American
Illustrator
Jeb Stuart MagruderJeb Stuart Magruder
American
Business Person

Mary AstellMary Astell
British
Writer, Philosopher, Feminist
Archduke John of AustriaArchduke John of Austria
Soldier

Chester GouldChester Gould
American
Cartoonist

John R. CommonsJohn R. Commons
American
Economist

Hans LutherHans Luther
German
Politician, Chancellor

Jean de La BruyèreJean de La Bruyère
French
Author
Jules Hardouin-MansartJules Hardouin-Mansart
French
Architect

Otto NicolaiOtto Nicolai
German
composer

Herbert Spencer GasserHerbert Spencer Gasser
American
physiologist

Malietoa Tanumafili II of SamoaMalietoa Tanumafili II of Samoa
Samoan
Political leader
Robert ThorpeRobert Thorpe
Canadian
judge

William Pitt the Elder, Earl of ChathamWilliam Pitt the Elder, Earl of Chatham
British