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
British
Queen of England and Ireland
Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great
Russian
Empress of Russia

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

Lala Lajpat RaiLala Lajpat Rai
Indian
Freedom Fighter

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
American
Writer

Auguste RodinAuguste Rodin
French
Sculptor

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
British
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Barbara DalyBarbara Daly Baekeland
American
Socialite
Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
French
Spiritual Guru

Eric GillEric Gill
British
Sculptor
Herman HollerithHerman Hollerith
American
Father of modern automatic computation

Lon NolLon Nol
Cambodian
Cambodian Politician

Heitor Villa-LobosHeitor Villa-Lobos
Brazilian
Latin American Composer

Immanuel VelikovskyImmanuel Velikovsky
Israeli
Author

Abba EbanAbba Eban
Israeli
Politician and Diplomat
Robert HofstadterRobert Hofstadter
American
Physicist

Louis Eugène Félix Néel Louis Néel
French
Physicist

Fred C KochFred C Koch
American
Chemical Engineer, Entrepreneur

Bal ThackerayBal Thackeray
Indian
Politician, Journalist, Painter
Esther RolleEsther Rolle
American
Theater Actress, Film Actress, Television Actress

Ferenc PuskásFerenc Puskás
Hungarian
Footballer
Reginald PoleReginald Pole
British
Archbishop of Canterbury

Fred C. KochFred C. Koch
American
Entrepreneur

Valentinian IValentinian I
Ancient Roman
Emperor
Mustafa IVMustafa IV
Turkish
Sultan

Elizabeth of HungaryElizabeth of Hungary
German, Hungarian
Saint
Bo SchembechlerBo Schembechler
American
American football player, Sports administrator

Ruth BrownRuth Brown
American
Singer-songwriter

Ernst UdetErnst Udet
German
Aviator, Officer, Actor
Giovanni Pico della MirandolaGiovanni Pico della Mirandola
Italian
Philosopher

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Jakob BöhmeJakob Böhme
German, Polish
philosopher, Christian mystic, and Lutheran
Mervyn PeakeMervyn Peake
Chinese, British
Writer

Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of ElginThomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin
British
Diplomat

Gertrude the GreatGertrude the Great
German
Nun

Queen MaryQueen Mary
British
Politician, Queen
Thomas C. KinkaidThomas C. Kinkaid
American
Officer
John III of SwedenJohn III of Sweden
Swedish
King

Erskine Hamilton ChildersErskine Hamilton Childers
Irish, British
President

James P. JohnsonJames P. Johnson
American
composer, pianist, jazz musician

Henry LehmanHenry Lehman
American
merchant, banker, businessperson
Maria Josepha of AustriaMaria Josepha of Austria
Austrian
 

Harrison A. WilliamsHarrison A. Williams
American
Politician

Bernardo BellottoBernardo Bellotto
Polish
Painter, Graphic artist

Emperor JomeiEmperor Jomei
Japanese
Emperor

Akshaya MohantyAkshaya Mohanty
Indian
composer
Carl AkeleyCarl Akeley
American
Taxidermist

Ernestine Schumann-HeinkErnestine Schumann-Heink
Austrian, German, American
Contralto
Richard Norman ShawRichard Norman Shaw
British, Scottish
Architect

Thomas Erskine, 1st Baron ErskineThomas Erskine, 1st Baron Erskine
British, Scottish
Lawyer

Theodor LeschetizkyTheodor Leschetizky
Polish
Pianist
Ninomiya SontokuNinomiya Sontoku
Japanese
Philosopher

Willy BurgdorferWilly Burgdorfer
Swiss, American
Scientist
Alain-René LesageAlain-René Lesage
French
Novelist

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

Dame Gladys CooperDame Gladys Cooper
British
Actress

George GurnettGeorge Gurnett
Canadian
journalist, politician

David MarrDavid Marr
British
 
Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of NewcastleThomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle
British