Died On May 5th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 5. The list includes people like Napoleon Bonaparte, Bobby Sands, Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet, Bret Harte, Carlos Saavedra Lamas. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, actors and revolutionaries and from other domains of life. This list includes people from Germany, United Kingdom, United States & France and many more countries.

Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte
French
Emperor of the French

Bret Harte Bret Harte
American
Author & Poet

Josiah HensonJosiah Henson
American
Abolitionist

Carlos Saavedra LamasCarlos Saavedra Lamas
Argentinian
First Latin American Nobel Peace Prize Recipient
David ReimerDavid Reimer
Canadian
 

Leopold I, Holy Roman EmperorLeopold I, Holy Roman Emperor
Austrian, Hungarian
Composer

Al IndelicatoAl Indelicato
American
 

NaushadNaushad
Indian
Screenwriter, Composer, Film score composer
Dana WynterDana Wynter
British, American
Television actor, Film actor, Actor

Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
German
Economist, Politician, University teacher
Hugo BanzerHugo Banzer
Bolivian
Officer, Politician

Claude ChoulesClaude Choules
British
Soldier

Maurice MaeterlinckMaurice Maeterlinck
Belgian
Writer, Poet, Philosopher, Essayist, Playwright,
Isao TomitaIsao Tomita
Japanese
Musical composer

Walter SisuluWalter Sisulu
South African
Politician
Mikhail BotvinnikMikhail Botvinnik
Russian, Russian
Electrical engineer, Chess Champion

Arthur LaurentsArthur Laurents
American
Screenwriter, Librettist, Playwright, Writer

Gino BartaliGino Bartali
Italian
Cyclist
Miklós NyiszliMiklós Nyiszli
Hungarian, Romanian
Physician, Writer

Walter GotellWalter Gotell
German
Actor
August Wilhelm von HofmannAugust Wilhelm von Hofmann
German
Chemist, University teacher

George SidneyGeorge Sidney
American
Film director

Frank TashlinFrank Tashlin
American
Animator

Robert Stanford TuckRobert Stanford Tuck
British
Fighter pilot
Martiros SaryanMartiros Saryan
Armenian
Painter
William Friese-GreeneWilliam Friese-Greene
British
Photographer, Inventor

James Branch CabellJames Branch Cabell
American
Author

Bertha PalmerBertha Palmer
American
Businesswoman

Eva GonzalèsEva Gonzalès
French
Painter, Model
Ai QingAi Qing
Poet, Writer, Painter, Journalist

Alfred Hermann FriedAlfred Hermann Fried
Austrian
Austrian journalist

Peter G. L. DirichletPeter G. L. Dirichlet
German