Died On May 3rd

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Discover the most famous people who died on May 3. The list includes people like Jackie Cooper, Gary Becker, Jerzy Kosi?ski, Karel Appel, Dr Zakir Husain. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, poets, models and military leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & India and many more countries.
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 1 
Mehmed II
(Sultan of the Ottoman Empire)
Mehmed II
10
Birthdate: March 30, 1432
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Edirne, Rumelia Eyalet, Ottoman Sultanate
Died: 1481
 2 
Jackie Cooper
(Actor, Director, Producer and the First Child Actor to Receive an Oscar Nomination)
Jackie Cooper
8
Birthdate: September 15, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2011
 3 
Dr Zakir Husain
(3rd President of India)
Dr Zakir Husain
17
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 8, 1897
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hyderabad, India
Died: 1969
 4 
Wally Schirra
(American Astronaut Who Became the Fifth American and Ninth Human to Travel Into Space)
Wally Schirra
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 12, 1923
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hackensack, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2007
 5 
Patrick Pearse
(Barrister and a Leader of the Easter Rising in 1916)
Patrick Pearse
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: November 10, 1879
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 1916
 6 
Earl Woods
(Father of Tiger Woods)
Earl Woods
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 5, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manhattan, Kansas, United States
Died: 2006
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 7 
Robert De Niro Sr.
(Abstract Expressionist Painter & Father of Robert De Niro)
Robert De Niro Sr.
3
Birthdate: May 3, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States
Died: 1993
 8 
Robert Alda
5
Birthdate: February 23, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 1986
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 9 
Paul Vario
(American Mobster and Member of Mafia ‘Lucchese Crime Family’)
Paul Vario
13
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: July 10, 1914
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1988
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 10 
Christine Jorgensen
3
Birthdate: May 30, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1989
 11 
Suzy Parker
(Actor, Model, Television actor)
Suzy Parker
1
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: October 28, 1932
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Antonio
Died: 2003
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Louis, Prince Napoleon
0
Birthdate: January 23, 1914
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brussels, Kingdom of Belgium
Died: 1997
 13 
Bruce Cabot
5
Birthdate: April 20, 1904
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States
Died: 1972
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle of Blackburn
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 6, 1910
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Died: 2002
 15 
Gary Becker
(Economist)
Gary Becker
0
Birthdate: December 2, 1930
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2014
 16 
Daliah Lavi
(Israeli Actress, Singer and Model)
Daliah Lavi
1
Birthdate: October 12, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Shavei Tzion, Israel
Died: 2017
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 17 
George Murphy
(Senator)
George Murphy
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 4, 1902
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1992
 18 
Joseph Cinqué
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 3, 1814
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sierra Leone, Sierra Leone
Died: 1879
 19 
Dave Greenfield
(Keyboardist)
Dave Greenfield
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 29, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brighton, United Kingdom
Died: 2020
 20 
John Ericson
0
Birthdate: September 25, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: 2020
 21 
Jerzy Kosiński
(Polish-American Novelist Known for His Novels: 'Being There' and 'The Painted Bird')
Jerzy Kosiński
5
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 14, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Łódź, Poland
Died: 1991
 22 
Adolphe Adam
(French Music Critic, Teacher, and Composer Best Remembered for His Ballets, 'Le corsaire' and 'Giselle')
Adolphe Adam
0
Birthdate: July 24, 1803
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1856
 23 
Ray Stevens
(Wrestler)
Ray Stevens
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 3, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Point Pleasant, West Virginia, USA
Died: 1996
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 24 
Marie Anne de Bourbon
(King Louis XIV of France's legitimised daughter)
Marie Anne de Bourbon
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 2, 1666
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Château of Vincennes, Vincennes, France
Died: 1739
 25 
Jessie Willcox Smith
0
Birthdate: September 6, 1863
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1935
 26 
Pope Benedict XIV
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 31, 1675
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: 1758
 27 
Dalida
(French-Italian Singer and Actress)
Dalida
8
Birthdate: January 17, 1933
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Shubra, Cairo, Egypt
Died: 1987
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 28 
Nargis
(Actress)
Nargis
0
Birthdate: June 1, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: 1981
 29 
Frank Maxwell Andrews
(Military General)
Frank Maxwell Andrews
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 3, 1884
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1943
 30 
Marianne Gaba
(Actress)
Marianne Gaba
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 13, 1939
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2016
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 31 
Billy Higgins
(Musician)
Billy Higgins
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 11, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2001
 32 
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
(One of the Best Violin Composers of the 17th Century)
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 12, 1644
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stráž pod Ralskem, Czechia
Died: 1704
 33 
Henry Garnet
(English Jesuit Priest Executed for His Complicity in the Gunpowder Plot of 1605)
Henry Garnet
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1555
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Heanor, England
Died: 1606
John Joseph Cardinal O'Connor
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 15, 1920
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2000
 35 
Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 15, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: British Somaliland
Died: 2002
 36 
Thomas Hood
(Writer, Poet)
Thomas Hood
0
Listed In:
Birthdate: May 23, 1799
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London
Died: 1845
 37 
Patsy Montana
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 30, 1908
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Garland County, Arkansas, United States
Died: 1996
 38 
Maurice Merleau-Ponty
0
Birthdate: March 14, 1908
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rochefort-sur-Mer, Charente-Inférieure, France
Died: 1961
 39 
Joe Adcock
(Baseball player)
Joe Adcock
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 30, 1927
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Coushatta, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1999
 40 
Knut Wicksell
(Economist)
Knut Wicksell
0
Birthdate: December 20, 1851
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 1926
 41 
Hughie Green
(Television presenter, Actor, Television producer)
Hughie Green
1
Birthdate: February 2, 1920
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London
Died: 1997
Antipope Alexander V
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1339 AD
Birthplace: Neapoli, Greece
Died: 1410
 43 
Thomas MacDonagh
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 1, 1878
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cloughjordan, Ireland
Died: 1916
 44 
Sara Coleridge
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 23, 1802
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cumberland, England
Died: 1852
 45 
Helmut Kollen
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 2, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: 1977
 46 
Pete Barnes
(American Football Player)
Pete Barnes
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 31, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keachi, Louisiana, United States
Died: 2018
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 47 
Jagjit Singh Aurora
(Indian Army General Who Played a Major Role in the 1971 India-Pakistan War)
Jagjit Singh Aurora
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 13, 1916
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Punjab, India
Died: 2005
 48 
Alfredo Pareja Diezcanseco
(Ecuadorian Novelist and a Founding Member of the Literary Group 'Grupo de Guayaquil')
Alfredo Pareja Diezcanseco
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 12, 1908
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Died: 1993
 49 
José Ruiz y Blasco
0
Birthdate: April 12, 1838
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Málaga, Spain
Died: 1913
 50 
Oscar Straus
(Politician)
Oscar Straus
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 23, 1850
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Otterberg, Germany
Died: 1926