Died On May 1st

Discover the most famous people who died on May 1. The list includes people like Joseph Goebbels, Ayrton Senna, David Livingstone, Dave Goldberg, Eldridge Cleaver. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, historians and spiritual & religious leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany and many more countries.

Ayrton SennaAyrton Senna
Brazilian
Formula One Driver
Joseph GoebbelsJoseph Goebbels
German
German Nazi politician

David LivingstneDavid Livingstone
British, Scottish
Explorer, Missionary

Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
German
Joseph Goebbels' Wife

Antonín DvořákAntonín Dvořák
Czech
Composer

Grace Lee WhitneyGrace Lee Whitney
American
Actress

Henry CooperHenry Cooper
British
Boxer

Isabella of PortugalIsabella of Portugal
Spanish
Queen of Spain
Dave GoldbergDave Goldberg
American
Entrepreneur

Ranasinghe Premadasa Ranasinghe Premadasa
Sri Lankan
Third President of Sri Lanka
Alfredo Pareja DiezcansecoAlfredo Pareja Diezcanseco
Ecuadorian
Novelist, Essayist, Historian

Miss ElizabethMiss Elizabeth
American
Wrestler

Chris KellyChris Kelly
American
Musical artist

Steve ReevesSteve Reeves
American
Bodybuilders

ShobaShoba
Indian
Actress
Aram KhachaturianAram Khachaturian
Armenian, Georgian
Composer

Hans KrebsHans Krebs
German
soldier, military personnel

ArcadiusArcadius
Turkish
Emperor

Naser al-Din Shah QajarNaser al-Din Shah Qajar
Iranian
King
Ebenezer HowardEbenezer Howard
British
Urban planner

Harold NicolsonHarold Nicolson
British
Diplomat
Pope Pius VPope Pius V
Italian
Pope

Lothrop StoddardLothrop Stoddard
American
Anthropologist, Political scientist, Historian,

Kenneth Bancroft ClarkKenneth Bancroft Clark
American
Psychologist
Gene MarkeyGene Markey
American
Officer, Screenwriter

Madeleine LeBeauMadeleine LeBeau
French
 
René LaliqueRené Lalique
French
Designer

William Knox D'ArcyWilliam Knox D'Arcy
British
Entrepreneur

Rene RivkinRene Rivkin
Australian
Stockbroker
Tom TylerTom Tyler
American
Actor

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Jean-Baptiste BessièresJean-Baptiste Bessières
French
General
Sylvia Townsend WarnerSylvia Townsend Warner
British
Novelist

Mike LowryMike Lowry
American
Politician

William Douglas, 1st Earl of DouglasWilliam Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas
Scottish
Nobleman

Morteza MotahhariMorteza Motahhari
Iranian
Philosopher, Writer, Akhoond, Theologian
Jean-Louis DumasJean-Louis Dumas
French
Fashion executive
Pierre BérégovoyPierre Bérégovoy
French
Former Prime Minister of France

Duarte BarbosaDuarte Barbosa
Portuguese
 

Jay Presson AllenJay Presson Allen
American
Screenwriter

Albert I of GermanyAlbert I of Germany
Swiss
King
Helen WagnerHelen Wagner
American
Actress

Asger JornAsger Jorn
Danish
Painter, Sculptor, Writer

Assi DayanAssi Dayan
Israeli
Film Director

Pope Marcellus IIPope Marcellus II
Italian
Pope

Philipp von BoeselagerPhilipp von Boeselager
German
Officer
Geoff DukeGeoff Duke
British
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Hannah Whitall SmithHannah Whitall Smith
American
Author
Dermot MacmurroughDermot Macmurrough
Irish
King of Leinster

Israel BeerIsrael Beer
Israeli
Spy

Bo WiderbergBo Widerberg
Swedish
Swedish director
Charles Sutherland EltonCharles Sutherland Elton
British
Zoologist

Weetman Dickinson Pearson, 1st Viscount CowdrayWeetman Dickinson Pearson, 1st Viscount Cowdray
British
Engineer
Ben LexcenBen Lexcen
Australian
Marine architect

Butrus al-BustaniButrus al-Bustani
Lebanese
Writer

José Enrique RodóJosé Enrique Rodó
Uruguayan
Essayist

Moshe LandauMoshe Landau
Israeli, Polish
Judge

Frederick Scott ArcherFrederick Scott Archer
British
Photographer
Solomon W. GolombSolomon W. Golomb
American
Mathematician

Henry LevinHenry Levin
American
Director

Gilbert Luis R. Centina IIIGilbert Luis R. Centina III
Filipino, American
Writer

Charles OsborneCharles Osborne
American
Hiccupping
Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of CarlisleCharles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle
British
Statesman

Grove Karl GilbertGrove Karl Gilbert
American
Geologist
William HewsonWilliam Hewson
British
Surgeon

Ludwig BüchnerLudwig Büchner
German
Philosopher

Anthony MamoAnthony Mamo
Maltese
Political Leader
Arthur ThistlewoodArthur Thistlewood
British
Revolutionary

Henryk RossHenryk Ross
Israeli, Polish
Photographer
Heinosuke GoshoHeinosuke Gosho
Japanese
Film Director

André GillAndré Gill
French
Caricaturist

Walter de GrayWalter de Gray
British
Statesman
Jean CoralliJean Coralli
French
Ballet dancer

Ejnar MikkelsenEjnar Mikkelsen
Danish
Explorer
Herman FraschHerman Frasch
German, American
Chemist

Jack CopeJack Cope
South African
Novelist

Steve James PerrySteve James Perry
American
Writer

Frederic KippingFrederic Kipping
British
Chemist
Albert BrisbaneAlbert Brisbane
American
Author
Manfred von RichthofenManfred von Richthofen
German
Coach

Nicolas CoustouNicolas Coustou
French
Sculptor

Jacques DelilleJacques Delille
French
Writer

Mary Elizabeth WoodMary Elizabeth Wood
American
Librarian
François-Joseph BélangerFrançois-Joseph Bélanger
French
Architect

John Kells IngramJohn Kells Ingram
Irish
Economist

Alfred StevensAlfred Stevens
British
Sculptor

T.M. AlukoT.M. Aluko
Nigerian
Writer

John Vance CheneyJohn Vance Cheney
American
Librarian
Fred DelmareFred Delmare
German
Actor

George HodgsonGeorge Hodgson
Canadian
Swimmer
Fernando SandovalFernando Sandoval
Brazilian
Water polo player

Leland Ossian HowardLeland Ossian Howard
American
Entomologist
Africa Lorente CastilloAfrica Lorente Castillo
Spanish, Moroccan
Politician
Allah Yar AnsariAllah Yar Ansari
Pakistani
Politician