Died On October 16th

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Discover the most famous people who died on October 16. The list includes people like Marie Antoinette, Deborah Kerr, George Marshall, Moshe Dayan, Alfred Jodl. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, lawyers, military leaders and actresses and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, Italy & Austria and many more countries.
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 1 
Marie Antoinette
(Former Queen Consort of France (1774 - 1792))
Marie Antoinette
38
Birthdate: November 2, 1755
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: The Hofburg, Vienna, Austria
Died: 1793
 2 
Deborah Kerr
(British Actress Who was Known for Her Impeccable Grace and Beauty)
Deborah Kerr
4
Birthdate: September 30, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Helensburgh
Died: 2007
 3 
Barbara Billingsley
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘June Cleaver’ in the TV Series ‘Leave It to Beaver’)
Barbara Billingsley
3
Birthdate: December 22, 1915
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2010
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 4 
George Marshall
(3rd United States Secretary of Defense)
George Marshall
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 31, 1880
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1959
 5 
Shirley Booth
(American Actress and One of the Few Performers to Achieve the Triple Crown of Acting)
Shirley Booth
7
Birthdate: August 30, 1898
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1992
 6 
Moshe Dayan
(Israeli Military & Political Leader)
Moshe Dayan
11
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 20, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Degania Alef, Israel
Died: 1981
 7 
Audra Lindley
(Actress)
Audra Lindley
3
Birthdate: September 24, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 1997
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 8 
Ed Lauter
(Actor)
Ed Lauter
0
Birthdate: October 30, 1938
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Long Beach, Long Island, New York, USA
Died: 2013
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 9 
James A. Michener
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 3, 1907
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1997
 10 
Grigory Potemkin
(Russian Statesman, Army Officer and Lover of Empress Catherine the Great)
Grigory Potemkin
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 11, 1739
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chizhevo, Russia
Died: 1791
 11 
Art Blakey
(Drummer)
Art Blakey
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 11, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: 1990
 12 
Jean Shepherd
(American Storyteller, Writer, Radio and TV Personality)
Jean Shepherd
0
Birthdate: July 26, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1999
 13 
Gene Krupa
(American drummer)
Gene Krupa
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 15, 1909
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1973
 14 
John Dunsworth
1
Birthdate: April 12, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: 2017
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 15 
Leonard Chess
(Record producer)
Leonard Chess
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 12, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Motal
Died: 1969
 16 
Dan Wheldon
(British Racing Driver & 'Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame' Inductee)
Dan Wheldon
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 22, 1978
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Emberton, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: 2011
 17 
Cornel Wilde
(Actor and Filmmaker Known for His Role in the Film 'A Song to Remember')
Cornel Wilde
2
Birthdate: October 13, 1912
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Prievidza, Slovakia
Died: 1989
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 18 
Toše Proeski
(Singer-songwriter)
Toše Proeski
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 25, 1981
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Prilep, North Macedonia
Died: 2007
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 19 
Arthur Seyss-Inquart
(Austrian Nazi Politician and Chancellor of Austria for 2-Days in March 1938 Before its Annexation)
Arthur Seyss-Inquart
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 22, 1892
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stonařov, Czechia
Died: 1946
 20 
Ernst Kaltenbrunner
(Former President of the ICPC and Director of the Reich Security Main Office (1943 - 1945))
Ernst Kaltenbrunner
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 4, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ried im Innkreis, Austria
Died: 1946
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 21 
Stu Hart
(Former wrestler best known for founding and handling Stampede Wrestling)
Stu Hart
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 3, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saskatoon, Canada
Died: 2003
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 22 
Roy Dotrice
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Birthdate: May 26, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Guernsey, Channel Islands, UK
Died: 2017
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 23 
Leo G. Carroll
(Actor Known for His Roles in the TV Series ‘Topper’ & ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E')
Leo G. Carroll
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Birthdate: October 25, 1886
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Weedon Bec, Northamptonshire, England
Died: 1972
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 24 
Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac
(French Adventurer and Explorer Credited With Founding the City of Detroit)
Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 5, 1658
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint-Nicolas-de-la-Grave, France
Died: 1730
 25 
Eugene Gordon Lee
0
Birthdate: October 25, 1933
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Died: 2005
Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 11, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tatoi Royal Palace, Greece
Died: 1997
 27 
Sean Hughes
(Comedian)
Sean Hughes
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Birthdate: November 10, 1965
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Archway, London, England
Died: 2017
 28 
Hans Selye
(Hungarian-Canadian Endocrinologist Known for His Studies of the Effects of Stress on the Human Body)
Hans Selye
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: January 26, 1907
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1982
 29 
Pierre Emil George Salinger
(Journalist, U.S. Representative)
Pierre Emil George Salinger
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Listed In:
Birthdate: June 14, 1925
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: 2004
 30 
Lucas Cranach the Elder
(German Renaissance Painter and Printmaker)
Lucas Cranach the Elder
0
Birthdate: 1472 AD
Birthplace: Kronach, Germany
Died: 1553
 31 
Alfred Jodl
(Chief of the Operations Staff of the German Armed Forces High Command (1939 - 1945))
Alfred Jodl
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 10, 1890
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Würzburg, Germany
Died: 1946
 32 
Ole Beich
(Former musician best known as the bass guitarist for the original lineups of L.A. Guns and Guns N' Roses)
Ole Beich
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 30, 1955
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Esbjerg, Denmark
Died: 1991
 33 
John Hunter
(military physician, physician, university teacher)
John Hunter
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: February 13, 1728
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lanarkshire
Died: 1793
Daphne Caruana Galizia
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 26, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sliema, Crown Colony of Malta
Died: 2017
John Spencer-Churchill, 11th Duke of Marlborough
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 13, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Blenheim Palace, England
Died: 2014
 36 
John Tate
(Mathematician)
John Tate
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: 2019
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Princess Helen of Serbia
0
Birthdate: November 4, 1884
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
Died: 1962
 38 
Hans Frank
(German Politician and Lawyer Who Served as Governor-General of Poland During World War II)
Hans Frank
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 23, 1900
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: 1946
 39 
Cecilia Hart
(Actress)
Cecilia Hart
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Birthdate: February 19, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
Died: 2016
 40 
Ella Mae Morse
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 12, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mansfield, Texas, United States
Died: 1999
 41 
Julius Streicher
(German Nazi Politician, Founder and Publisher of the Virulently Antisemitic Newspaper ‘Der Stürmer’)
Julius Streicher
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 12, 1885
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dinkelscherben, Germany
Died: 1946
 42 
Gerard Majella
(Italian Saint)
Gerard Majella
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 9, 1726
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Muro Lucano, Italy
Died: 1755
 43 
Pope Gregory XIV
(Former head of the Catholic Church)
Pope Gregory XIV
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 11, 1535
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Somma Lombardo, Italy
Died: 1591
 44 
Horatio Spafford
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 20, 1828
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Troy
Died: 1888
 45 
Christian Krohg
(Naturalist painter)
Christian Krohg
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Birthdate: August 13, 1852
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vestre Aker, Oslo
Died: 1925
 46 
Harish-Chandra
(mathematician, physicist, university teacher)
Harish-Chandra
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 11, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kanpur
Died: 1983
 47 
Nicholas Ridley
(English Bishop Who Was Burned at the Stake for His Teachings and Support to Lady Jane Grey)
Nicholas Ridley
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1500 AD
Birthplace: South Tynedale, England
Died: 1555
Hugh Rose, 1st Baron Strathnairn
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 6, 1801
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1885
 49 
Jules Rimet
(Football administrator)
Jules Rimet
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 14, 1873
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Theuley
Died: 1956
 50 
Jon Postel
(Computer scientist)
Jon Postel
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 6, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Altadena, California, United States
Died: 1998