Died On May 30th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 30. The list includes people like Joan of Arc, Voltaire, Peter Paul Rubens, Alexander Pope, Boris Pasternak. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, novelists, historians and political leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & India 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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Joan of Arc
48
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 6, 1412
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Domrémy-la-Pucelle, France
Died: 1431

 2 
Voltaire
(Writer)

Voltaire
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 20, 1694
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1778

 3 
Charles IX of France
(King of France (1560-1574))

Charles IX of France
3
Birthdate: June 27, 1550
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France
Died: 1574

 4 
Steve Prefontaine
(Long-distance Runner)

Steve Prefontaine
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 25, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Coos Bay
Died: 1975
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 5 
Frank Lucas
(Drug Trafficker)

Frank Lucas
20
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: September 9, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: La Grange, North Carolina, United States
Died: 2019

 6 

Alexander Pope
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 21, 1688
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1744

 7 

Peter Paul Rubens
3
Birthdate: June 8, 1577
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Siegen, Germany
Died: 1640
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 8 

Claude Rains
4
Birthdate: November 10, 1889
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, England
Died: 1967
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 9 
Guru Arjan
(Fifth Sikh Guru)

Guru Arjan
10
Birthdate: April 15, 1563
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Goindwal Sahib, India
Died: 1606

 10 
Sun Ra
(American composer)

Sun Ra
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 22, 1914
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Died: 1993

 11 
Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina
(Former President of the Dominican Republic)

Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 24, 1891
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Cristóbal Province, Dominican Republic
Died: 1961

 12 

Boris Pasternak
5
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 10, 1890
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 1960

 13 
Perry Ellis
(Fashion designer)

Perry Ellis
1
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: March 3, 1940
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
Died: 1986

 14 
Paul Desmond
(Jazz musician)

Paul Desmond
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 25, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 1977

 15 
Leon Redbone
(Former singer-songwriter and musician best recognized for his songs "Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone" and "Ain't Misbehaving".)

Leon Redbone
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 26, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cyprus
Died: 2019

 16 
Leó Szilárd
(Physicist)

Leó Szilárd
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 11, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Budapest
Died: 1964

 17 

Robert Sterling
1
Birthdate: November 13, 1917
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Castle, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2006

 18 
Louis Slotin
(Physicist)

Louis Slotin
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 1, 1910
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada
Died: 1946

 19 
Doris Hare
(Best Known for Her Portrayal of ‘Mrs. Mabel "Mum" Butler’ in ‘On the Buses’)

Doris Hare
0
Birthdate: March 1, 1905
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bargoed, Wales
Died: 2000
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 20 
John S. Mosby
(Confederate army cavalry battalion commander)

John S. Mosby
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 6, 1833
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Powhatan County, Virginia, United States
Died: 1916

 21 
Juan Diego
(Saint)

Juan Diego
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1474 AD
Birthplace: Cuautitlan, Mexico
Died: 1548

 22 
Milton Bradley
(Publisher, Writer)

Milton Bradley
2
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: November 8, 1836
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Maine, United States
Died: 1911

 23 
Ella Raines
(Actress)

Ella Raines
0
Birthdate: August 6, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fall City, Washington, United States
Died: 1988
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 24 
Glenn Burke
(Baseball player)

Glenn Burke
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Died: 1995

 25 
Andrew Huxley
(Biophysicist)

Andrew Huxley
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 22, 1917
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, England
Died: 2012

 26 
Peter Orlovsky
(Poet, Actor)

Peter Orlovsky
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 8, 1933
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lower East Side, New York, United States
Died: 2010

 27 
Tex Beneke
(Saxophonist)

Tex Beneke
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 12, 1914
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas United States
Died: 2000

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Rosalyn Sussman Yalow
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 19, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Bronx, New York, United States
Died: 2011

Wilbur Wright
5
Birthdate: April 16, 1867
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Millville, Indiana
Died: 1912

 30 
Bill Vukovich
(Racing driver)

Bill Vukovich
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fresno, California, United States
Died: 1955

 31 
Hermann Broch
(Former writer, best known for two major works of modernist fiction: The Sleepwalkers (Die Schlafwandler, 1930–32) and The Death of Virgil (Der Tod des Vergil, 1945))

Hermann Broch
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 1, 1886
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1951

 32 
Jacquetta of Luxembourg
(Eldest daughter of Peter I of Luxembourg)

Jacquetta of Luxembourg
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1416 AD
Birthplace: Palace of Westminster, London, England
Died: 1472

 33 
Antonio Flores
(Singer-songwriter)

Antonio Flores
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 14, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: 1995

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Mathilde Carre
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 30, 1908
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Le Creusot, France
Died: 2007

 35 
Prajadhipok
(Monarch)

Prajadhipok
2
Birthdate: November 8, 1893
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangkok, Siam, Thailand
Died: 1941

 36 
Robin Jackson
(Military Leader)

Robin Jackson
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 27, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Donaghmore, County Down, Northern Ireland
Died: 1998

 37 
Christopher Marlowe
(Playwright, Poet)

Christopher Marlowe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 26, 1564
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Canterbury, Kent, England
Died: 1593

 38 
Tetsu Katayama
(Prime Minister,politician)

Tetsu Katayama
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 28, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tanabe, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan
Died: 1978

 39 
Pete Cosey
(Guitarist)

Pete Cosey
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2012

Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 1, 1725
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vendôme, France
Died: 1807

 41 

Pierre Mignard
0
Birthdate: November 17, 1612
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Troyes, France
Died: 1695

 42 
Thad Cochran
(Politician)

Thad Cochran
2
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: December 7, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States
Died: 2019

 43 
Beau Biden
( 44th Attorney General of Delaware, Son of Joe Biden)

Beau Biden
64
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: February 3, 1969
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Died: 2015

 44 
Georg von Trapp
(Naval officer)

Georg von Trapp
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 4, 1880
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zadar, Croatia
Died: 1947

 45 
Ike Taiga
(Painter)

Ike Taiga
0
Birthdate: 1723 AD
Birthplace: Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
Died: 1776

 46 
Frederick Trump
(Businessman)

Frederick Trump
4
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 14, 1869
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kallstadt, Germany
Died: 1918

Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp
0
Birthdate: October 24, 1712
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gottorf Castle Gottorp Castle, Gottorp
Died: 1760

 48 
Abdul Momin
(24th Sultan of Brunei)

Abdul Momin
0
Birthdate: May 21, 1788
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Died: 1885

 49 
Bill Thomas
(Designer)

Bill Thomas
0
Birthdate: October 13, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2000

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Wendell Burton
0
Birthdate: July 21, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Died: 2017