Died On May 17th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 17. The list includes people like Sandro Botticelli, John Jay, Lawrence Welk, John C. Breckinridge, Gunnar Myrdal. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, diplomats, empresses & queens and emperors & kings and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France and many more countries.

John DeereJohn Deere
American
Founder of 'Deere & Company'
Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
Italian
Painter

Tony RandallTony Randall
American
Actor

Catherine I of RussiaCatherine I of Russia
Russian
Empress of Russia

John JayJohn Jay
American
First Chief Justice of the United States

Lawrence WelkLawrence Welk
American
 
Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

John C. BreckinridgeJohn C. Breckinridge
American
Former Vice President of the United States

Gunnar MyrdalGunnar Myrdal
Swedish
Economist
Paul DukasPaul Dukas
French
Composer

Gerald EdelmanGerald Edelman
American
Immunologist
Donna SummerDonna Summer
American
Singer-songwriter

Guy ClarkGuy Clark
American
Musician

Jorge Rafael VidelaJorge Rafael Videla
Argentinian
Politician
Herman WoukHerman Wouk
American
Writer

Dorothy KamenshekDorothy Kamenshek
American
Baseball Player
Ken VenturiKen Venturi
American
Golfer

Mario BenedettiMario Benedetti
Uruguayan
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Novelist, Essayist

Cass GilbertCass Gilbert
American
architect, painter
Bruce FairbairnBruce Fairbairn
Canadian
Musician, Engineer, Audio engineer, Trumpeter,

Robert Maynard HutchinsRobert Maynard Hutchins
American
Educationist, University teacher
Owen RobertsOwen Roberts
American
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US

Matthew ParkerMatthew Parker
British
Archbishop of Canterbury

Toe BlakeToe Blake
Canadian
Ice-hockey player

Mary, Queen of HungaryMary, Queen of Hungary
Hungarian, Polish
Queen regnant
Takasugi ShinsakuTakasugi Shinsaku
Japanese
Samurai
Alexis ClairautAlexis Clairaut
French
Mathematician

Cy FeuerCy Feuer
American
Theatre producer

Samuel ClarkeSamuel Clarke
British
Philosopher

E. Franklin FrazierE. Franklin Frazier
American
American sociologist
Ladislao KubalaLadislao Kubala
Spanish, Hungarian
Footballer

Lydia E. PinkhamLydia E. Pinkham
American
Businesswoman

Johnny WatsonJohnny Watson
American
Musician

Alexis ClairaultAlexis Clairault
French
French mathematician