Died On November 17th

Discover the most famous people who died on November 17. The list includes people like Mary I of England, Catherine the Great, Auguste Rodin, Doris Lessing, Robert Owen. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, empresses & queens, diplomats and physicists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & France and many more countries.

Mary I of EnglandMary I of England
(Queen of England and Ireland)

18 February 1516

British

Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great
(Empress of Russia)

02 May 1729

Russian

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-StrelitzCharlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
(Queen Consort of Great Britain and Ireland)

19 May 1744

British

Auguste RodinAuguste Rodin
(Sculptor)

12 November 1840

French

Lala Lajpat RaiLala Lajpat Rai
(Freedom Fighter)

28 January 1865

Indian

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
(Writer)

18 February 1934

American

Robert OwenRobert Owen

14 May 1771

Welsh

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
(Novelist, Short Story Writer)

22 October 1919

British

Barbara DalyBarbara Daly Baekeland
(Socialite)

1922 AD

American

Heitor Villa-LobosHeitor Villa-Lobos
(Latin American Composer)

05 March 1887

Brazilian

Herman HollerithHerman Hollerith
(Father of modern automatic computation)

29 February 1860

American

Lon NolLon Nol
(Cambodian Politician)

13 November 1913

Cambodian

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Immanuel VelikovskyImmanuel Velikovsky
(Author)

10 June 1895

Israeli

Abba EbanAbba Eban
(Politician and Diplomat)

02 February 1915

Israeli

Robert HofstadterRobert Hofstadter
(Physicist)

05 February 1915

American

Louis Eugène Félix Néel Louis Néel
(Physicist)

22 November 1904

French

Bal ThackerayBal Thackeray
(Politician, Journalist, Painter)

23 January 1926

Indian

Esther RolleEsther Rolle
(Theater Actress, Film Actress, Television Actress)

08 November 1920

American

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Ferenc PuskásFerenc Puskás
(Footballer)

01 April 1927

Hungarian

Eric GillEric Gill
(Type designer, Sculptor, Graphic designer, Illustrator, Postage stamp designer)

22 February 1882

British

Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
(Mystic, Writer)

21 February 1878

French,Indian

Valentinian IValentinian I
(Emperor)

03 July 0321

Ancient Roman

Elizabeth of HungaryElizabeth of Hungary

07 July 1207

Hungarian

Ernst UdetErnst Udet
(Aviator, Officer, Actor)

26 April 1896

German

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Giovanni Pico della MirandolaGiovanni Pico della Mirandola
(Philosopher)

24 February 1463

Italian

Gertrude the GreatGertrude the Great
(Nun)

06 January 1256

German

Queen MaryQueen Mary
(Politician, Queen)

18 February 1516

British

Catherine II of RussiaCatherine II of Russia
(Empress of Russia)

02 May 1729

Russian

Jakob BöhmeJakob Böhme
(philosopher, Christian mystic, and Lutheran Protestant theologian)

24 April 1575

German,Polish

Bo SchembechlerBo Schembechler
(American football player, Sports administrator)

01 April 1929

American

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Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of ElginThomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin
(Diplomat)

20 July 1766

British

Mustafa IVMustafa IV
(Sultan)

08 September 1779

Turkish

Gregory of ToursGregory of Tours
(Historian)

30 November 0538

French

Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
(Officer)

03 April 1888

American

John III of SwedenJohn III of Sweden
(King)

20 December 1537

Swedish

Henry LehmanHenry Lehman
(merchant, banker, businessperson)

1822 AD

American

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James P. JohnsonJames P. Johnson
(composer, pianist, jazz musician)

01 February 1894

American

Maria Josepha of AustriaMaria Josepha of Austria

08 December 1699

Austrian

Bernardo BellottoBernardo Bellotto
(Painter, Graphic artist)

30 January 1721

Polish

Emperor JomeiEmperor Jomei
(Emperor)

17 April 0593

Japanese

Akshaya MohantyAkshaya Mohanty
(composer)

12 October 1937

Indian

Elisabeth of HungaryElisabeth of Hungary
(Saint)

07 July 1207

German,Slovak

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Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-TyneThomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
(Statesman)

21 July 1693

British

David MarrDavid Marr

19 January 1945

British

George GurnettGeorge Gurnett
(journalist, politician)

1792 AD

Canadian

Louis Eugène Félix NéelLouis Eugène Félix Néel
(physicist)

22 November 1904

French

Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of NewcastleThomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle

21 July 1693

British