Died On May 15th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 15. The list includes people like Emily Dickinson, June Carter Cash, Edward Hopper, Jerry Falwell, Kazimir Malevich. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, lawyers, actresses and pianists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Russia and many more countries.

Emily DickinsonEmily Dickinson
American
Poet
June Carter CashJune Carter Cash
American
Singer-Songwriter

Edward HopperEdward Hopper
American
Painter

Jerry FalwellJerry Falwell
American
Pastor

Yolanda KingYolanda King
American
Activist

Robert MenziesRobert Menzies
Australian
12th Prime Minister of Australia
Royal DanoRoyal Dano
American
Actor

Kazimir MalevichKazimir Malevich
Russian
Painter

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
American
Theologian, Philosopher
Carlos FuentesCarlos Fuentes
Mexican
Mexican novelist

Willis Eugene Lamb Jr.Willis Lamb
American
Physicist
Maurizio D'AncoraMaurizio D'Ancora
Italian
Actor

Valentinian IIValentinian II
German
Emperor

Magnus HirschfeldMagnus Hirschfeld
German
Physician, Writer, Psychologist, Screenwriter,

Ronald LaceyRonald Lacey
British
Actor

Daniel O'ConnellDaniel O'Connell
Irish
Politician
Nigel GreenNigel Green
British, South African
Actor

GaleriusGalerius
Bulgarian
Emperor

Field Marshal K M CariappaField Marshal K M Cariappa
Indian
Indian military officer

Gilbert RolandGilbert Roland
Mexican, American
Actor
Isidore the LaborerIsidore the Laborer
Spanish
farmer

Alexandru Ioan CuzaAlexandru Ioan Cuza
Romanian
Prince
Wayman Lawrence TisdaleWayman Lawrence Tisdale
American
Basketball player

Robert NairacRobert Nairac
British
Soldier

Nur ad-DinNur ad-Din
Iraqi
Ruler
Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
Italian
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver, Pianist

Louisa AdamsLouisa Adams
British, American
Former First Lady of the United States
Tatiana OkunevskayaTatiana Okunevskaya
Russian
Actress

Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia
Russian
pretender

Eric Richard PorterEric Richard Porter
British
Actor
Michael DillonMichael Dillon
British
Physician

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Maria Luisa of SpainMaria Luisa of Spain
Spanish
Queen
Oleg VidovOleg Vidov
Russian
Actor

Inukai TsuyoshiInukai Tsuyoshi
Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister

Lionel Charles Robbins, Baron RobbinsLionel Charles Robbins, Baron Robbins
British
Economist

Henry Beaufort, 3rd duke of SomersetHenry Beaufort, 3rd duke of Somerset
British
Military commander
Charles VIII of SwedenCharles VIII of Sweden
Swedish
King of Sweden
Ralph MillerRalph Miller
American
Basketball Coach

Archduke Rudolf of AustriaArchduke Rudolf of Austria
Austrian, Swiss
Archduke

Samuel Eliot MorisonSamuel Eliot Morison
American
Historian

Samuel Kamau WanjiruSamuel Kamau Wanjiru
Kenyan
Athlete
John Shepherd-BarronJohn Shepherd-Barron
British
Inventor, Military personnel

Susanna AgnelliSusanna Agnelli
Italian
Politician

Étienne-Jules MareyÉtienne-Jules Marey
French
Scientist

Garo YepremianGaro Yepremian
American
Football placekicker

Philip Snowden, Viscount SnowdenPhilip Snowden, Viscount Snowden
British
Politician
James Van Der ZeeJames Van Der Zee
American
Photographer

Yuri DolgorukiyYuri Dolgorukiy
Ukrainian
Prince
Dmitry of UglichDmitry of Uglich
Russian
Tsarevich

Leslie WardLeslie Ward
British
Painter

Vladko MačekVladko Maček
Croatian
Politician
Edmund KeanEdmund Kean
British
Actor

Len LyeLen Lye
New Zealander
artist, film director, sculptor
Gottfried SemperGottfried Semper
German
art historian, architect, teacher, university

Hanna HertelendyHanna Hertelendy
Hungarian
Actress

John C. HawkesJohn C. Hawkes
American
 

Tyrone GuthrieTyrone Guthrie
British
Director

Albert BassermannAlbert Bassermann
German
Actor
Hendrick AvercampHendrick Avercamp
Dutch
painter

William H. HintonWilliam H. Hinton
American
Writer

Will ElderWill Elder
American
Illustrator

Emmanuel, comte de Las CasesEmmanuel, comte de Las Cases
French
Author
Jean-Luc DehaeneJean-Luc Dehaene
Belgian, French
Politician

Sebastiano RicciSebastiano Ricci
Italian
painter
Mary AntinMary Antin
American
Author

Cheikha RimittiCheikha Rimitti
Algerian
Singer

John Minor WisdomJohn Minor Wisdom
American
Judge
Geo MilevGeo Milev
Bulgarian
Poet

Jacob JensenJacob Jensen
Danish
Industrial Designer
Rik Van SteenbergenRik Van Steenbergen
Belgian
Cyclist

Ephraim ChambersEphraim Chambers
British
Encyclopaedist

Hubert Van EsHubert Van Es
Dutch
Photographer
Clark ShaughnessyClark Shaughnessy
American
Football coach

Domenico VenezianoDomenico Veneziano
Italian
Painter
Carl Friedrich ZelterCarl Friedrich Zelter
German
Composer

Josiah GorgasJosiah Gorgas
American
Military officer

Alban ButlerAlban Butler
British
Priest

Eva EkebladEva Ekeblad
Swedish
Scientist
Saadallah WannousSaadallah Wannous
Syrian
Playwright
Hendrick de KeyserHendrick de Keyser
Dutch
Sculptor

Bob FlaniganBob Flanigan
American
Tenor Singer

Pope Marinus IPope Marinus I
Italian
Pope

Owen Morgan EdwardsOwen Morgan Edwards
Welsh
Historian
Jesse WashingtonJesse Washington
American
Victim

Claes BorgstromClaes Borgstrom
Swedish
Politician

Georgy ShakhnazarovGeorgy Shakhnazarov
Armenian, Azerbaijani
Politician

Johann Philipp Stadion, Count von WarthausenJohann Philipp Stadion, Count von Warthausen
Austrian
Statesman

Hazel Brannon SmithHazel Brannon Smith
American
Journalist
Moshe GreenbergMoshe Greenberg
American
Rabbi

Margery Corbett AshbyMargery Corbett Ashby
British
Politician
Hatto IHatto I
German
Archbishop

Giovanni CroceGiovanni Croce
Italian
Composer
George J. ArmelagosGeorge J. Armelagos
American
Anthropologist
Dominique RolinDominique Rolin
Belgian
Novelist