Died On May 25th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 25. The list includes people like Robert Capa, Pope Gregory VII, Madam C. J. Walker, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Leonora Carrington. Famous personalities featured on this list, include soldiers, novelists, actors and journalists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & Poland 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 Madam C. J. Walker

Madam C. J. Walker
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: December 23, 1867
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Delta, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1919

 2 Charles Nelson Reilly

Charles Nelson Reilly
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 13, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: South Bronx, New York, United States
Died: 2007
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Bradley Nowell

Bradley Nowell
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Lead Singer and Guitarist Of the Ska Punk Band 'Sublime'
Birthdate: February 22, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
Died: 1996
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 Nancy Dow

Nancy Dow
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 22, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Connecticut, United States
Died: 2016

 5 Witold Pilecki

Witold Pilecki
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nazi-era Polish Army Officer
Birthdate: May 13, 1901
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Olonets
Died: 1948

 6 Vic Tayback

Vic Tayback
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 6, 1930
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1990

 7 Gustav Holst

Gustav Holst
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Was an English Composer
Birthdate: September 21, 1874
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Died: 1934
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 8 Robert Capa

Robert Capa
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Famous As: Photographer, Photojournalist
Birthdate: October 22, 1913
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 1954

 9 Sunil Dutt

Sunil Dutt
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 6, 1930
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Jhelum, Punjab, British India
Died: 2005
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 10 Marcel Petiot

Marcel Petiot
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: January 17, 1897
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Auxerre, France
Died: 1946

 11 Pope Gregory VII

Pope Gregory VII
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 1015 AD
Birthplace: Sovana, Italy
Died: 1085

 12 Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar

Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: November 3, 1937
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Died: 1998

 13 Leonora Carrington

Leonora Carrington
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: April 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire, England
Died: 2011

 14 David Dellinger

David Dellinger
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: August 22, 1915
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2004

 15 Claus von Bülow

Claus von Bülow
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: August 11, 1926
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: 2019

 16 Desmond Dekker

Desmond Dekker
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: July 16, 1941
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica
Died: 2006

 17 Yang Jiang

Yang Jiang
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: July 17, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: 2016

 18 Sonny Boy Williamson II

Sonny Boy Williamson II
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 5, 1912
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Glendora, Mississippi, United States
Died: 1965

 19 William Temple Franklin

William Temple Franklin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: February 22, 1760
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1823

 20 Wojciech Jaruzelski

Wojciech Jaruzelski
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the Republic of Poland (1989-90)
Birthdate: July 6, 1923
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kurów, Poland
Died: 2014

 21 Symon Petlura

Symon Petlura
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Famous As: Politician and Journalist
Birthdate: May 22, 1879
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Poltava, Ukraine
Died: 1926

 22 Abd Al-Rahman Al Sufi

Abd Al-Rahman Al Sufi
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Persian astronomer
Birthdate: December 7, 0903
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Shahr-e-Rey, Iran
Died: 0986

 23 Henry Ossawa Tanner

Henry Ossawa Tanner
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Birthdate: June 21, 1859
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died: 1937

 24 Philip Neri

Philip Neri
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: July 21, 1515
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1595

 25 J. R. Simplot

J. R. Simplot
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: January 4, 1909
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Died: 2008

 26 Matthew Saad Muhammad

Matthew Saad Muhammad
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: June 16, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 27 Yevgenia Ginzburg

Yevgenia Ginzburg
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 20, 1904
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russian Empire
Died: 1977

 28 Madeleine Sophie Barat

Madeleine Sophie Barat
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: December 12, 1779
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Joigny, France
Died: 1865

 29 Balbir Singh Sr.

Balbir Singh Sr.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Field hockey player
Birthdate: December 31, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Haripur Khalsa, Punjab, India
Died: 2020

 30 Patty Hill

Patty Hill
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: March 27, 1868
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Anchorage, Kentucky, United States
Died: 1946

 31 Nicholas Clay

Nicholas Clay
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 18, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Streatham, London, England
Died: 2000
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 32 Andrew Loomis

Andrew Loomis
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Famous As: Illustrator
Birthdate: June 15, 1892
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States
Died: 1959

 33 Peter III of Portugal

Peter III of Portugal
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Famous As: King of Portugal
Birthdate: July 5, 1717
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: 1786

 34 Mieszko I of Poland

Mieszko I of Poland
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Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 0930 AD
Birthplace: Poland
Died: 0992

 35 Karl August Wittfogel

Karl August Wittfogel
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: September 6, 1896
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Woltersdorf, Lüchow, Province of Hanover, Free State of Prussia, German Empire
Died: 1988

 36 Chester Bowles

Chester Bowles
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1986

 37 Count Dante

Count Dante
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Musical artist, Karateka
Birthdate: February 2, 1939
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1975

 38 Buddhadasa

Buddhadasa
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: May 27, 1906
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Surat Thani, Thailand
Died: 1993

 39 Gary Usher

Gary Usher
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: December 14, 1938
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 1990
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 40 Ismail Merchant

Ismail Merchant
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: December 25, 1936
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Died: 2005

 41 Ivan Semwanga

Ivan Semwanga
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: September 15, 1977
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tabora, Tanzania
Died: 2017

 42 Eric Gale

Eric Gale
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: September 20, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1994

 43 Ernst Stuhlinger

Ernst Stuhlinger
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: December 19, 1913
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Niederrimbach, Germany
Died: 2008

 44 Brendan Ingle

Brendan Ingle
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: June 19, 1940
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 2018

 45 Camu Tao

Camu Tao
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: June 26, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: 2008

 46 Frank Watson Dyson

Frank Watson Dyson
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: January 8, 1868
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Measham, Leicestershire, England
Died: 1939

 47 Rose La Touche

Rose La Touche
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Student
Birthdate: 1848 AD
Birthplace: Ireland
Died: 1875

 48 Henry II of Navarre

Henry II of Navarre
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: April 18, 1503
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sangüesa, Spain
Died: 1555

 49 Idris of Libya

Idris of Libya
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: March 12, 1889
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Al Jaghbub, Libya
Died: 1983

 50 Domenic Troiano

Domenic Troiano
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: January 17, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Modugno, Italy
Died: 2005