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.

Madam C. J. WalkerMadam C. J. Walker
American
Entrepreneur

Nancy DowNancy Dow
American
Actress

Bradley NowellBradley Nowell
American
Musician

Witold Pilecki Witold Pilecki
Polish
Nazi-era Polish Army Officer
Vic TaybackVic Tayback
American
Actor

Leonora Carrington Leonora Carrington
Mexican
Mexican Artist & Surrealist Painter

Robert CapaRobert Capa
Hungarian
Photographer
Wojciech JaruzelskiWojciech Jaruzelski
Polish
Politician

Pope Gregory VIIPope Gregory VII
Italian
Religious Leader
Yang JiangYang Jiang
Chinese
Playwright

Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot
French
Serial Killer

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer

Maksim BahdanovičMaksim Bahdanovič
Belarusian
Poet
Seymour KetySeymour Kety
American
Neuroscientist

William Pitt (Architect)William Pitt (Architect)
Australian
Architect

David DellingerDavid Dellinger
American
Activist

Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor
Gustav HolstGustav Holst
British
Composer

Claus von BülowClaus von Bülow
Danish
Lawyer
Laxmikant Shantaram KudalkarLaxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar
Indian
Composer

Idris of LibyaIdris of Libya
Libyan
King

Ismail MerchantIsmail Merchant
Indian
Director
Sonny Boy Williamson IISonny Boy Williamson II
American
Singer

T. M. SoundararajanT. M. Soundararajan
Indian
Actor, Singer
Desmond DekkerDesmond Dekker
Jamaican
Singer-songwriter

Rosa BonheurRosa Bonheur
French
Painter, Sculptor

Donald CrispDonald Crisp
British
Actor
Pat CoombsPat Coombs
British
Actor, Film actor

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William Temple FranklinWilliam Temple Franklin
American
diplomat
Philip NeriPhilip Neri
Italian
Saint

Horia SimaHoria Sima
Romanian
politician, journalist

Mary Ellen MarkMary Ellen Mark
American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Screenwriter,

William PaleyWilliam Paley
British
Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher
Symon PetluraSymon Petlura
Ukrainian
Politician, Journalist
Franz von HipperFranz von Hipper
German
Officer

Graham KennedyGraham Kennedy
Australian
Entertainer

Malcom McLeanMalcom McLean
American
Shipowner

Andrew LoomisAndrew Loomis
American
Illustrator
Georg von KüchlerGeorg von Küchler
German
Military commander

Bunny YeagerBunny Yeager
American
photographer, model

Mieszko I of PolandMieszko I of Poland
Polish
Ruler

Lyubov PopovaLyubov Popova
Russian
painter, university teacher, graphic artist

Joseph Duveen, 1st Baron DuveenJoseph Duveen, 1st Baron Duveen
British
Art Dealer
Ivan van SertimaIvan van Sertima
American
 

Pope Alexander IVPope Alexander IV
Italian
Pope
Madeleine Sophie BaratMadeleine Sophie Barat
French
Saint

J. R. SimplotJ. R. Simplot
American
Entrepreneur

Alfred RedlAlfred Redl
Austrian, Ukrainian
Military Officer
Peter III of PortugalPeter III of Portugal
Portuguese
King

Madame de La FayetteMadame de La Fayette
French
Writer
Abd Al-Rahman Al SufiAbd Al-Rahman Al Sufi
Iranian
Persian astronomer

Patty HillPatty Hill
American
Composer

Philip HabibPhilip Habib
American
Diplomat

Chester BowlesChester Bowles
American
Politician

Sloan WilsonSloan Wilson
American
Writer
AldhelmAldhelm
British
Bishop

Louis Charles DelescluzeLouis Charles Delescluze
French
Revolutionary leader

John OxleyJohn Oxley
British
Explorer

Gemma FrisiusGemma Frisius
Dutch
Physician
Rosa PonselleRosa Ponselle
American
Operatic Soprano

Benjamin D'UrbanBenjamin D'Urban
British
General
Rudolf DreikursRudolf Dreikurs
Austrian
Psychiatrist

Ferdinand von WrangelFerdinand von Wrangel
Russian
Explorer

Horst FrankHorst Frank
German
Actor
Randall DavidsonRandall Davidson
British
Priest

Ahmed Cevdet PashaAhmed Cevdet Pasha
Ancient Roman
Scholar
Émile CombesÉmile Combes
French
Statesman

Genichi KawakamiGenichi Kawakami
Japanese
Businessman

Edoardo MangiarottiEdoardo Mangiarotti
Italian
Fencer
Ernst StuhlingerErnst Stuhlinger
German, American
Scientist

Harold RidleyHarold Ridley
British
Ophthalmologist
Johann NestroyJohann Nestroy
Austrian
Singer

Frank Watson DysonFrank Watson Dyson
British
Astronomer

Demyan BednyDemyan Bedny
Ukrainian
Poet

Ruth LaredoRuth Laredo
American
Classical Pianist
Emilio CastelarEmilio Castelar
Spanish
Politician
Vasily KlyuchevskyVasily Klyuchevsky
Russian
Historian

Amos ElonAmos Elon
Israeli
Journalist

Edmund MaloneEdmund Malone
Irish
Scholar and editor

Elizabeth DurackElizabeth Durack
Australian
Painter
Artamon MatveyevArtamon Matveyev
Russian
Statesman

Thomas EisnerThomas Eisner
German, American
Ecologist and entomologist

Roger Williams Straus Jr.Roger Williams Straus Jr.
American
Chairman

Peter Andreas MunchPeter Andreas Munch
Norwegian
Historian

Georges d'AmboiseGeorges d'Amboise
French
Cardinal
Mary J. WilsonMary J. Wilson
American
Zookeeper

Winifred BonfilsWinifred Bonfils
American
Reporter
Ernest RhysErnest Rhys
British
Witer

Marv LusterMarv Luster
American
Football player
Renate KrobnerRenate Krobner
German
Actress
Daniel Ernst JablonskiDaniel Ernst Jablonski
German
Theologian