Died On May 21st

Discover the most famous people who died on May 21. The list includes people like Rajiv Gandhi, Jane Addams, Hernando de Soto, John Garfield, Barbara Cartland. Famous personalities featured on this list, include philosophers, journalists, soldiers and poets and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

Rajiv GandhiRajiv Gandhi
(Former Prime Minister of India)

20 August 1944

Indian

Jane AddamsJane Addams

06 September 1860

American

Hernando de SotoHernando de Soto
(Explorer)

1500 AD

Spanish

John GarfieldJohn Garfield
(Actor)

04 March 1913

American

Barbara CartlandBarbara Cartland
(Author)

09 July 1901

British

Katherine DunhamKatherine Dunham
(Dancer, Choreographer, Social Activist, Author)

22 June 1909

American

James FranckJames Franck
(Physicist)

26 August 1882

German

Henry VI of EnglandHenry VI of England
(King of England)

06 December 1421

British

Venustiano CarranzaVenustiano Carranza
(politician, military personnel)

29 December 1859

Mexican

Sun QuanSun Quan
(King)

0182 AD

Chinese

Niki de Saint PhalleNiki de Saint Phalle
(model, painter, visual artist, sculptor)

29 October 1930

French

Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of RoseberyArchibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery
(Former British Prime Minister)

07 May 1847

British

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Ivan KonevIvan Konev
(officer)

16 December 1897

Russian

Christian I of DenmarkChristian I of Denmark
(King)

31 January 1426

Danish

Geoffrey de HavillandGeoffrey de Havilland
(Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Test pilot, Aviator, Entrepreneur)

27 July 1882

British

Eric HofferEric Hoffer
(Writer, Philosopher, Psychologist)

25 July 1902

American

Carl Wilhelm ScheeleCarl Wilhelm Scheele
(chemist, pharmacist)

09 December 1742

German,Swedish

Louis V of FranceLouis V of France
(King)

0967 AD

French

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Otto von GuerickeOtto von Guericke
(physicist, inventor, politician, dilettante, jurist)

20 November 1602

German

Hugo de VriesHugo de Vries
(Botanist, Biologist, Geneticist, University teacher)

16 February 1848

Dutch

James Graham, 1st Marquess of MontroseJames Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose
(Poet, Writer)

25 October 1612

Scottish

Ferdinand Walsin EsterhazyFerdinand Walsin Esterhazy
(Military personnel, Spy, Composer)

16 December 1847

French

Gene WoodGene Wood
(Announcer)

20 October 1925

American

Guido von ListGuido von List
(Poet, Journalist, Writer, Astrologer)

05 October 1848

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Klaus MannKlaus Mann
(Novelist, Short story writer)

18 November 1906

American

Conrad IV of GermanyConrad IV of Germany
(King)

25 April 1228

Italian

Tommaso CampanellaTommaso Campanella
(philosopher, writer, poet, astrologer)

06 September 1568

Italian

Ernst ZermeloErnst Zermelo
(Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher)

27 July 1871

German

Jassem Al-KharafiJassem Al-Kharafi
(Kuwaiti billionaire businessman)

1940 AD

Kuwaiti

Charley ReeseCharley Reese
(Journalist)

29 January 1937

American

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John FrostJohn Frost
(paratrooper)

31 December 1912

British

Louis JohnsonLouis Johnson
(record producer, jazz musician)

13 April 1955

American

Pedro Calderon de la BarcaPedro Calderon de la Barca

17 January 1600

Spanish