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.

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

Rob HallRob Hall
New Zealander
Mountaineer

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
British, American
Writer

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

Kim PhilbyKim Philby
British, Russian
Intelligence Agent
Barbara HuttonBarbara Hutton
American
Socialites

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Gangster

Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
Nigerian
First President of Nigeria
Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
Finnish
Architect

William Pitt, 1st Earl of ChathamWilliam Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham
British
The Great Commoner
Juan GrisJuan Gris
Spanish
Painter

Max RegerMax Reger
German
Composer

Robert Treat PaineRobert Treat Paine
American
Former Massachusetts Attorney General

Blaise DiagneBlaise Diagne
Senegalese
Political Leader

Jozef MurgašJozef Murgaš
Slovak
Inventor
Odd HasselOdd Hassel
Norwegian
Chemist

Green BootsGreen Boots
Indian
 

Scott FischerScott Fischer
American
Explorer, Rock climber

Gottfried, Prince of Hohenlohe-LangenburgGottfried, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
German
Prince
Yasuko NambaYasuko Namba
Japanese
Mountaineer

Floyd PattersonFloyd Patterson
American
Boxer
Mark LandonMark Landon
American
Actor

Fritz PollardFritz Pollard
American
American coach

Lex BarkerLex Barker
German, American
Actor
James ColosimoJames Colosimo
American
Criminal

Spencer PercevalSpencer Perceval
British
Politician, Lawyer
William Pitt the Elder, Earl of ChathamWilliam Pitt the Elder, Earl of Chatham
British
 

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

John RutseyJohn Rutsey
Canadian
musician
Matteo RicciMatteo Ricci
Italian
explorer, cartographer, writer, missionary,

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Eugène François VidocqEugène François Vidocq
French
Detective, Writer, Police officer, Military
Leo VI the WiseLeo VI the Wise
Turkish
Byzantine ruler

John HerschelJohn Herschel
British
Polymath

Dottie RamboDottie Rambo
American
Singer

GhazanGhazan
Iranian
Ruler
Karl SchwarzschildKarl Schwarzschild
German
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University
Lester FlattLester Flatt
American
Guitarist

Malietoa Tanumafili IIMalietoa Tanumafili II
Samoan
Politician

Jeb Stuart MagruderJeb Stuart Magruder
American
Business Person

A. Mitchell PalmerA. Mitchell Palmer
American
Attorney
Johnny HodgesJohnny Hodges
American
Saxophonist, jazz musician

Seán LemassSeán Lemass
Irish
Politician

William Dean HowellsWilliam Dean Howells
American
Novelist

Bill PeetBill Peet
American
Illustrator

Mary AstellMary Astell
British
Writer, Philosopher, Feminist
Daniel De LeonDaniel De Leon
American
Socialist

Juliette RécamierJuliette Récamier
French
Socialite
Tom CribbTom Cribb
British
Boxer

Archduke John of AustriaArchduke John of Austria
Soldier

AlaungpayaAlaungpaya
Burmese
King
Chester GouldChester Gould
American
Cartoonist

Florine StettheimerFlorine Stettheimer
American
Painter
Hans LutherHans Luther
German
Politician

Lorrin A. ThurstonLorrin A. Thurston
American
Lawyer

Henry Martyn RobertHenry Martyn Robert
American
Soldier

Moses IsserlesMoses Isserles
Polish
Rabbi

Franklin BuchananFranklin Buchanan
American
Naval Officer
Evelyn LincolnEvelyn Lincoln
American
Secretary

Jean de La BruyèreJean de La Bruyère
French
Author

Juliette DrouetJuliette Drouet
French
Actress

Samuel C. ArmstrongSamuel C. Armstrong
American
Soldier
Jules Hardouin-MansartJules Hardouin-Mansart
French
Architect

John CrawfurdJohn Crawfurd
Scottish
Diplomat
John R. CommonsJohn R. Commons
American
Economist

Frederic W. GoudyFrederic W. Goudy
American
American Artist

Otto NicolaiOtto Nicolai
German
composer
Sait Faik AbasıyanıkSait Faik Abasıyanık
Turkish
Writer

Henry Cuyler BunnerHenry Cuyler Bunner
American
Novelist
Jack ButlerJack Butler
American
Football player

Hagiwara SakutarōHagiwara Sakutarō
Japanese
Poet

Alberto CarpaniAlberto Carpani
Italian
Singer
Johann ArndtJohann Arndt
German
Theologian

Maurice GoldhaberMaurice Goldhaber
Ukrainian, American
Physicist
Pedro Henriquez UrenaPedro Henriquez Urena
Dominican
Essayist

Alf ValentineAlf Valentine
Jamaican
Cricketer

Henri II d'Orléans, Duke of LonguevilleHenri II d'Orléans, Duke of Longueville
French
Prince

Paula WesselyPaula Wessely
Austrian
Theatre Actress
Edward Herbert ThompsonEdward Herbert Thompson
American
Archaeologist
Jean-Baptiste BoussingaultJean-Baptiste Boussingault
French
Chemist

Ann Katharine MitchellAnn Katharine Mitchell
British
Psychologist

Herbert Spencer GasserHerbert Spencer Gasser
American
physiologist

Thomas Andrew KnightThomas Andrew Knight
British
Botanist
Marian LangiewiczMarian Langiewicz
Polish
Military Leader

Bradley Walker TomlinBradley Walker Tomlin
American
Artist

George Pigot, 1st Baron PigotGeorge Pigot, 1st Baron Pigot
British
President

Walter Sydney AdamsWalter Sydney Adams
American
Astronomer

Joe FarmanJoe Farman
British
Geophysicist
Robert WinchelseyRobert Winchelsey
British
Archbishop

Leonard Courtney, 1st Baron Courtney of PenwithLeonard Courtney, 1st Baron Courtney of Penwith
British
British politician
Heidemarie HatheyerHeidemarie Hatheyer
Austrian
Actress

Marcella AlbaniMarcella Albani
Italian
Actress
Juan Gil de HontañónJuan Gil de Hontañón
Spanish
Architect
Sven HolmSven Holm
Danish
Writer