Died On May 11th

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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.
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 1 
Jerry Stiller
(Known for His Role on the Sitcom 'Seinfeld' and the Comedy Series ‘The King of Queens’)
Jerry Stiller
12
Birthdate: June 8, 1927
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 2 
Peggy Lipton
(Actress)
Peggy Lipton
14
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: August 30, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2019
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 3 
Rob Hall
(Mountaineer)
Rob Hall
14
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 14, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Christchurch, New Zealand
Died: 1996
 4 
Douglas Adams
(Author of the BBC Radio Comedy Series "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy")
Douglas Adams
9
Birthdate: March 11, 1952
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
Died: 2001
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 5 
Scott Fischer
(First American to Summit Mt. Lhotse)
Scott Fischer
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 24, 1955
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Muskegon, Michigan, United States
Died: 1996
 6 
Norman Lloyd
2
Birthdate: November 8, 1914
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2021
 7 
Floyd Patterson
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 4, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Waco, North Carolina, United States
Died: 2006
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 8 
John D. Rockefeller Jr.
(American Financier, Philanthropist and the Only Son of 'Standard Oil' Co-Founder John D. Rockefeller)
John D. Rockefeller Jr.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 29, 1874
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: 1960
 9 
Barbara Hutton
(Socialites)
Barbara Hutton
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 14, 1912
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1979
 10 
Yasuko Namba
(Mountaineer)
Yasuko Namba
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 2, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tokyo
Died: 1996
 11 
Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
(First President of Nigeria)
Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 16, 1904
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zungeru, Nigeria
Died: 1996
 12 
Lex Barker
(Actor)
Lex Barker
0
Birthdate: May 8, 1919
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rye, New York, United States
Died: 1973
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 13 
Noel Redding
(Bassist, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist)
Noel Redding
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 25, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Folkestone
Died: 2003
 14 
William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1766-68))
William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 15, 1708
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
Died: 1778
 15 
Alvar Aalto
(Architect)
Alvar Aalto
4
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: February 3, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kuortane
Died: 1976
 16 
Juan Gris
(Spanish Cubist Painter)
Juan Gris
0
Birthdate: March 23, 1887
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: 1927
 17 
John Herschel
(British Polymath Known for His Invention of 'Blueprint')
John Herschel
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 7, 1792
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Slough, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: 1871
 18 
Mark Landon
0
Birthdate: October 1, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 2009
 19 
Lester Flatt
(Guitarist)
Lester Flatt
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 19, 1914
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Overton County, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1979
 20 
Moses Fleetwood Walker
(Baseball player)
Moses Fleetwood Walker
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 7, 1856
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mount Pleasant, Ohio, United States
Died: 1924
 21 
Karl Schwarzschild
(Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University teacher, Mathematician)
Karl Schwarzschild
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 9, 1873
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Frankfurt
Died: 1916
 22 
Matteo Ricci
(Italian Priest, Missionary and One of the Founding Figures of Jesuit China Missions)
Matteo Ricci
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 6, 1552
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Macerata, Italy
Died: 1610
 23 
William Dean Howells
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 1, 1837
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Martins Ferry, Ohio, U.S.
Died: 1920
 24 
Max Reger
(German Composer, Pianist, Organist and Conductor)
Max Reger
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 19, 1873
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brand, Germany
Died: 1916
 25 
Douglas A. Zembiec
(Military officer)
Douglas A. Zembiec
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 14, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kealakekua, Hawaii, United States
Died: 2007
 26 
Joseph Bonanno
(Italian-American Crime Boss of the Bonanno Crime Family)
Joseph Bonanno
10
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 18, 1905
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Castellammare del Golfo, Italy
Died: 2002
 27 
Spencer Perceval
(Politician, Lawyer)
Spencer Perceval
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 1, 1762
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London
Died: 1812
 28 
Bill Peet
(Illustrator)
Bill Peet
0
Birthdate: January 29, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Grandview, Indiana, United States
Died: 2002
 29 
Robert Treat Paine
(Founding Father of the United States)
Robert Treat Paine
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 11, 1731
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1814
Gottfried, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 24, 1897
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Langenburg, Germany
Died: 1960
 31 
Johnny Hodges
(Saxophonist, best known for solo work with Duke Ellington's big band)
Johnny Hodges
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 25, 1907
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1970
 32 
Rodney Culver
(American Football Player)
Rodney Culver
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 23, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 1996
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 33 
Juliette Récamier
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 3, 1777
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: 1849
 34 
Motiur Rahman Nizami
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 31, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Santhia Upazila, Bangladesh
Died: 2016
 35 
Alaungpaya
2
Birthdate: August 24, 1714
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Shwebo, Myanmar (Burma)
Died: 1760
 36 
Daniel De Leon
(Socialist)
Daniel De Leon
0
Birthdate: December 14, 1852
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Curaçao
Died: 1914
 37 
Malietoa Tanumafili II
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 4, 1913
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sapapali'i, Samoa
Died: 2007
 38 
Jean de La Bruyère
(Philosopher)
Jean de La Bruyère
0
Birthdate: August 16, 1645
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1696
 39 
A. Mitchell Palmer
(50th United States Attorney General)
A. Mitchell Palmer
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: May 4, 1872
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: White Haven, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1936
 40 
Evelyn Lincoln
(Secretary)
Evelyn Lincoln
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 25, 1909
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Polk County, Nebraska, United States
Died: 1995
 41 
Florine Stettheimer
0
Birthdate: August 19, 1871
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, United States
Died: 1944
 42 
Jules Hardouin-Mansart
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: April 16, 1646
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1708
Green Boots
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Died: 1996
 44 
Jozef Murgaš
(Inventor)
Jozef Murgaš
0
Birthdate: February 17, 1864
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tajov
Died: 1929
 45 
Mary Astell
(Writer, Philosopher, Feminist)
Mary Astell
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 12, 1666
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne
Died: 1731
 46 
Ghazan
(Ruler)
Ghazan
5
Birthdate: November 5, 1271
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Iran
Died: 1304
 47 
Archduke John of Austria
(Archduke of Austria)
Archduke John of Austria
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 20, 1782
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1859
 48 
Chester Gould
(Cartoonist)
Chester Gould
1
Birthdate: November 20, 1900
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pawnee
Died: 1985
 49 
Colt Brennan
(American football player)
Colt Brennan
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Laguna Beach, California, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 50 
Ann Katharine Mitchell
0
Birthdate: November 19, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom
Died: 2020