Died On May 9th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 9. The list includes people like Tenzing Norgay, Lena Horne, Friedrich Schiller, Albert A. Michelson, Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, composers and historians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Italy 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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 1 Little Richard

Little Richard
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 5, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, U.S.A
Died: 2020
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Lena Horne

Lena Horne
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Famous As: Singer, Dancer, Actress
Birthdate: June 30, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bedford-Stuyvesant, New York, United States
Died: 2010

 3 Tenzing Norgay

Tenzing Norgay
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Mountaineer
Birthdate: May 29, 1914
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Khumbu
Died: 1986

 4 Malcolm Shabazz

Malcolm Shabazz
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Qubilah Shabazz's son
Birthdate: October 8, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2013

 5 Haji Mastan

Haji Mastan
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster, Smuggler
Birthdate: March 1, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Panaikulam, Ramanathapuram District (Madras Presidency now Tamil Nadu), British India
Died: 1994
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 6 Keith Whitley

Keith Whitley
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 1, 1955
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ashland, Kentucky, United States
Died: 1989

 7 Michael Parks

Michael Parks
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 24, 1940
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Corona, California, USA
Died: 2017
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Friedrich Schiller

Friedrich Schiller
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Playwright
Birthdate: November 10, 1759
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marbach am Neckar, Germany
Died: 1805

 9 Freddie Starr

Freddie Starr
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: January 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Huyton, Lancashire, England
Died: 2019
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 10 Robert Miles

Robert Miles
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Producer
Birthdate: November 3, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fleurier, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Died: 2017
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 11 Aldo Moro

Aldo Moro
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Diplomat, University teacher
Birthdate: September 23, 1916
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Maglie
Died: 1978

 12 Vidal Sassoon

Vidal Sassoon
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Businessperson, Autobiographer
Birthdate: January 17, 1928
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London
Died: 2012

 13 Marion Lorne

Marion Lorne
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 12, 1883
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Pittston, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1968

 14 Julius Nepos

Julius Nepos
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 0430 AD
Birthplace: Roman Italy
Died: 0480

 15 William Bradford

William Bradford
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Plymouth Colony governor
Birthdate: March 19, 1590
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Austerfield, United Kingdom
Died: 1657

 16 Brenda Fassie

Brenda Fassie
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: November 3, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Langa
Died: 2004

 17 Ulrike Meinhof

Ulrike Meinhof
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Journalist, Writer, Sociologist
Birthdate: October 7, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oldenburg
Died: 1976

 18 Akhmad Kadyrov

Akhmad Kadyrov
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 23, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Karagandy, Kazakhstan
Died: 2004

 19 Alan King

Alan King
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 26, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2004
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 20 C. W. Post

C. W. Post
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Nutritionist
Birthdate: October 26, 1854
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Springfield, Illinois, United States
Died: 1914

 21 Hans Kammler

Hans Kammler
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: architect, engineer
Birthdate: August 26, 1901
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Szczecin
Died: 1945

 22 Dan Devine

Dan Devine
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: December 22, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Augusta, Wisconsin
Died: 2002

 23 Obafemi Awolowo

Obafemi Awolowo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: March 6, 1909
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ikenne, Western Region, British Nigeria
Died: 1987

 24 Alice Faye

Alice Faye
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 5, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 1998
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 25 Chuck Daly

Chuck Daly
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball coach
Birthdate: July 20, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saint Marys, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2009
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 26 Louis II, Prince of Monaco

Louis II, Prince of Monaco
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Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: July 12, 1870
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baden, Grand Duchy of Baden
Died: 1949

 27 Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg

Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg
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Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: February 16, 1620
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berlin Palace, Berlin
Died: 1688

 28 Conrad Schlumberger

Conrad Schlumberger
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Geophysicist
Birthdate: October 2, 1878
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Guebwiller, France
Died: 1936

 29 Kate Perugini

Kate Perugini
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 29, 1839
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London
Died: 1929

 30 M. A. Wazed Miah

M. A. Wazed Miah
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: February 16, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pirganj, Bangladeshi
Died: 2009

 31 Albert A. Michelson

Albert A. Michelson
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: December 19, 1852
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Strzelno, Kingdom of Prussia (modern Poland)
Died: 1931

 32 Thomas Wentworth Higginson

Thomas Wentworth Higginson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: December 22, 1823
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1911

 33 Walter Reuther

Walter Reuther
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 1, 1907
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wheeling, USA
Died: 1970

 34 Kenan Evren

Kenan Evren
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 17, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alaşehir
Died: 2015

 35 Dieterich Buxtehude

Dieterich Buxtehude
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Organist
Birthdate: June 24, 1637
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Helsingborg, Sweden
Died: 1707

 36 Benjamin Lincoln

Benjamin Lincoln
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: January 24, 1733
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: 1810

 37 James Jones

James Jones
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American author
Birthdate: November 6, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Robinson, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 1977

 38 Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac
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Famous As: Chemist and Physicist
Birthdate: December 6, 1778
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint-Léonard-de-Noblat
Died: 1850

 39 Mary Stewart

Mary Stewart
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 17, 1916
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sunderland, England
Died: 2014

 40 Vincent Dowling

Vincent Dowling
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 7, 1929
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 2013

 41 Talat Mahmood

Talat Mahmood
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor, Singer
Birthdate: February 24, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lucknow
Died: 1998

 42 George Brown

George Brown
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: politician, publisher, journalist
Birthdate: November 29, 1818
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Alloa
Died: 1880

 43 Nikos Sampson

Nikos Sampson
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: December 16, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Famagusta, Cyprus
Died: 2001

 44 Freya Stark

Freya Stark
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: January 31, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1993

 45 Anni Albers

Anni Albers
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Textile Artist
Birthdate: June 12, 1899
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1994

 46 Nicolaus Zinzendorf

Nicolaus Zinzendorf
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: German religious leader
Birthdate: May 26, 1700
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: 1760

 47 James Reese Europe

James Reese Europe
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: February 22, 1880
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Died: 1919

 48 Ezio Pinza

Ezio Pinza
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera singer
Birthdate: May 18, 1892
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1957

 49 Magnus VI of Norway

Magnus VI of Norway
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Famous As: King of Norway
Birthdate: May 1, 1238
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Norway
Died: 1280

 50 Pachomius the Great

Pachomius the Great
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0292 AD
Birthplace: Thebes, Egypt
Died: 0348