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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Ayrton Senna

Ayrton Senna
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Formula One Driver
Birthdate: March 21, 1960
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
Died: 1994

 2 Joseph Goebbels

Joseph Goebbels
42
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: German Nazi politician
Birthdate: October 29, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rheydt, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Died: 1945
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 3 Miss Elizabeth

Miss Elizabeth
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: November 19, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Frankfort, Kentucky, United States
Died: 2003
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 4 Chris Kelly

Chris Kelly
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musical artist
Birthdate: August 11, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: 2013

 5 Olympia Dukakis

Olympia Dukakis
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 20, 1931
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 6 David Livingstone

David Livingstone
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer, Missionary
Birthdate: March 19, 1813
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK
Died: 1873

 7 Antonín Dvořák

Antonín Dvořák
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: September 8, 1841
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nelahozeves, Prague, Czechia
Died: 1904
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 8 Magda Goebbels

Magda Goebbels
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Joseph Goebbels' Wife
Birthdate: November 11, 1901
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1945

 9 Steve Reeves

Steve Reeves
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Bodybuilders
Birthdate: January 21, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Glasgow, Montana, USA
Died: 2000
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 10 Eldridge Cleaver

Eldridge Cleaver
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 31, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wabbaseka, Arkansas
Died: 1998

 11 Grace Lee Whitney

Grace Lee Whitney
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Died: 2015
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 12 Henry Cooper

Henry Cooper
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: May 3, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lambeth, London, England
Died: 2011
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 13 Hans Krebs

Hans Krebs
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: soldier, military personnel
Birthdate: March 4, 1898
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helmstedt
Died: 1945

 14 Spike Jones

Spike Jones
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: December 14, 1911
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
Died: 1965

 15 Princess Margaret of Connaught

Princess Margaret of Connaught
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: January 15, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bagshot Park, Surrey, England
Died: 1920

 16 Aram Khachaturian

Aram Khachaturian
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: June 6, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tbilisi
Died: 1978

 17 Shoba

Shoba
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 23, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kochi, India
Died: 1980

 18 Dave Goldberg

Dave Goldberg
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: October 2, 1967
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2015

 19 Isabella of Portugal

Isabella of Portugal
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Famous As: Queen of Spain
Birthdate: October 24, 1503
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: 1539

 20 Arcadius

Arcadius
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: January 1, 0377
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hispania
Died: 0408

 21 Matilda of Scotland

Matilda of Scotland
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 1080 AD
Birthplace: Dunfermline, Kingdom of Scotland
Died: 1118

 22 Naser al-Din Shah Qajar

Naser al-Din Shah Qajar
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: July 16, 1831
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tabrīz, Iran
Died: 1896

 23 Harold Nicolson

Harold Nicolson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: November 21, 1886
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tehrān, Iran
Died: 1968

 24 Ranasinghe Premadasa

Ranasinghe Premadasa
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Third President of Sri Lanka
Birthdate: June 23, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Died: 1993

 25 John Morrissey

John Morrissey
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 12, 1831
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Templemore, Ireland
Died: 1878

 26 Pope Pius V

Pope Pius V
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: January 17, 1504
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bosco Marengo, Italy
Died: 1572

 27 Ebenezer Howard

Ebenezer Howard
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Urban planner
Birthdate: January 29, 1850
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1928

 28 Lothrop Stoddard

Lothrop Stoddard
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Famous As: Anthropologist, Political scientist, Historian, Author, Journalist, Opinion journalist
Birthdate: June 29, 1883
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brookline
Died: 1950

 29 Madeleine LeBeau

Madeleine LeBeau
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Birthdate: June 10, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Antony, France
Died: 2016

 30 Gene Markey

Gene Markey
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Officer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: December 11, 1895
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jackson
Died: 1980

 31 Albert I of Germany

Albert I of Germany
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: June 30, 1255
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Holy Roman Empire
Died: 1308

 32 Antonia Minor

Antonia Minor
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Daughter of Mark Antony
Birthdate: January 31, 0036
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: 0037

 33 René Lalique

René Lalique
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: April 6, 1860
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ay, Marne, France
Died: 1945

 34 Kenneth Bancroft Clark

Kenneth Bancroft Clark
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: July 14, 1914
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Panama Canal Zone, United States
Died: 2005

 35 Tom Tyler

Tom Tyler
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 9, 1903
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Port Henry, New York, United States
Died: 1954
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 36 Sergio Franchi

Sergio Franchi
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Tenor
Birthdate: April 6, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Codogno, Italy
Died: 1990
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 37 Pierre Bérégovoy

Pierre Bérégovoy
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of France
Birthdate: December 23, 1925
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Déville-lès-Rouen
Died: 1993

 38 Jean-Baptiste Bessières

Jean-Baptiste Bessières
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: August 6, 1768
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Prayssac, France
Died: 1813

 39 Sylvia Townsend Warner

Sylvia Townsend Warner
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 6, 1893
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Harrow on the Hill, Harrow, England
Died: 1978

 40 Rene Rivkin

Rene Rivkin
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Famous As: Stockbroker
Birthdate: June 6, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Shanghai
Died: 2005

 41 SM Nasimuddin SM Amin

SM Nasimuddin SM Amin
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: January 27, 1955
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
Died: 2008

 42 William Knox D'Arcy

William Knox D'Arcy
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: October 11, 1849
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Died: 1917

 43 William Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas

William Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nobleman
Birthdate: 1323 AD
Birthplace: Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 1384

 44 Dermot Macmurrough

Dermot Macmurrough
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Famous As: King of Leinster
Birthdate: 1110 AD
Birthplace: Leinster, Ireland
Died: 1171

 45 Duarte Barbosa

Duarte Barbosa
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Portugal
Died: 1521

 46 Morteza Motahhari

Morteza Motahhari
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Philosopher, Writer, Akhoond, Theologian
Birthdate: January 31, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fariman
Died: 1979

 47 Jean-Louis Dumas

Jean-Louis Dumas
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Fashion executive
Birthdate: February 2, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2010

 48 Jay Presson Allen

Jay Presson Allen
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: March 3, 1922
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Angelo, Texas, United States
Died: 2006

 49 Asger Jorn

Asger Jorn
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Famous As: Painter, Sculptor, Writer
Birthdate: March 3, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vejrum
Died: 1973

 50 Philipp von Boeselager

Philipp von Boeselager
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: September 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bonn, Germany
Died: 2008