Died On May 26th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 26. The list includes people like Martin Heidegger, Sydney Pollack, Samuel Pepys, Bede, Jacob Riis. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, spiritual & religious leaders, political leaders and journalists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & France and many more countries.

Edsel FordEdsel Ford
American
Henry Ford's Son
Martin HeideggerMartin Heidegger
German
German Philosopher

Sydney PollackSydney Pollack
American
Film Director, Producer, Actor

Samuel PepysSamuel Pepys
British
Member of Parliament

Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
Polish, American
Former Diplomat, Political Scientist

BedeBede
British
Saint
Mirza Ghulam AhmadMirza Ghulam Ahmad
Indian
Founder of Ahmadiyya Sect

Jacob RiisJacob Riis
American
 

Anne HaneyAnne Haney
American
Actress
Gian-Carlo Coppola Gian-Carlo Coppola
American
Film Producer

Charles Horace MayoCharles Horace Mayo
American
Surgeon
Theodor MorellTheodor Morell
German
Physician

Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality

Augustine of CanterburyAugustine of Canterbury
Italian, British
Archbishop of Canterbury

Bayezid IIBayezid II
Turkish
Sultan

Mehmed IMehmed I
Turkish
Sultan
Alberto AscariAlberto Ascari
Italian
Italian racing driver

Jack VanceJack Vance
American
Writer

Arthur M. SacklerArthur M. Sackler
American
Psychiatrist

Little Willie JohnLittle Willie John
American
Singer
Vladimir II MonomakhVladimir II Monomakh
Ukrainian
Prince of Kiev

Israel EpsteinIsrael Epstein
Chinese, Polish
Journalist
Victor HerbertVictor Herbert
Irish, American
Composer

Michael Andreas Barclay de TollyMichael Andreas Barclay de Tolly
Russian
Field Marshal and Minister

Georges Gilles de la TouretteGeorges Gilles de la Tourette
French
Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist
Eliza LucasEliza Lucas
Antiguan, American
Business person

Emir AbdelkaderEmir Abdelkader
Algerian
Military Leader
Kido TakayoshiKido Takayoshi
Japanese
Politician, Statesman, Diplomat

Sebastian MünsterSebastian Münster
German
Cartographer

Erik von Kuehnelt-LeddihnErik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn
Austrian
Philosopher, University teacher, Journalist,
Ernest SolvayErnest Solvay
Belgian
Chemist

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Jacques LipchitzJacques Lipchitz
French, American
Sculptor, Artist, Painter
Gunnar BjörnstrandGunnar Björnstrand
Swedish
Actor

Tamara KarsavinaTamara Karsavina
Russian
Prima Ballerina

James Burnett, Lord MonboddoJames Burnett, Lord Monboddo
Scottish
Judge

Vasily PerovVasily Perov
Russian
Painter
František PalackýFrantišek Palacký
Czech
Historian
Lincoln EllsworthLincoln Ellsworth
American
Explorer

Lionel ConacherLionel Conacher
Canadian
Politician

Susette La FlescheSusette La Flesche
American
Writer

Kathleen WinsorKathleen Winsor
American
Author
Ramon Berenguer I, Count of BarcelonaRamon Berenguer I, Count of Barcelona
Spanish
Ruler

Jacques LaffitteJacques Laffitte
French
French banker

Joseph Medill PattersonJoseph Medill Patterson
American
Journalist

George BallGeorge Ball
American
Diplomat

Mamo WoldeMamo Wolde
Ethiopian
Athlete
Paul SacherPaul Sacher
Swiss
Music conductor

Edmund I of EnglandEdmund I of England
British
King
John CurwenJohn Curwen
British
British educator

Jónas HallgrímssonJónas Hallgrímsson
Icelander
Poet

Alexander WileyAlexander Wiley
American
Politician, Lawyer
Waldo SemonWaldo Semon
American
Inventor

Fernando LópezFernando López
Filipino
 
Loris Francesco CapovillaLoris Francesco Capovilla
Italian
Catholic priest

Ali al-RidaAli al-Rida
Iranian
Imam

Jimmie RodgersJimmie Rodgers
American
 

Joseph Pulitzer, Jr.Joseph Pulitzer, Jr.
American
Publisher

Sir Robert FilmerSir Robert Filmer
British
Political scientist
Ferdinand MariaFerdinand Maria
German
Ruler

William Powell (Singer)William Powell (Singer)
American
Singer

Eddie AlbertEddie Albert
American
American actor