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
31
Birthdate: November 2, 1755
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: The Hofburg, Vienna, Austria
Died: 1793
 2 
Deborah Kerr
(Actress)
Deborah Kerr
2
Birthdate: September 30, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 2007
 3 
Barbara Billingsley
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘June Cleaver’ in the TV Series ‘Leave It to Beaver’)
Barbara Billingsley
2
Birthdate: December 22, 1915
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2010
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 4 
Moshe Dayan
(Israeli Military & Political Leader)
Moshe Dayan
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 20, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Degania Alef, Israel
Died: 1981
 5 
Shirley Booth
(Actress)
Shirley Booth
7
Birthdate: August 30, 1898
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1992
 6 
Audra Lindley
(Actress)
Audra Lindley
2
Birthdate: September 24, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 1997
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 7 
Ahmad Shah Durrani
(Founder of the 'Durrani Empire')
Ahmad Shah Durrani
11
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1722 AD
Birthplace: Herat, Afghanistan
Died: 1772
 8 
James A. Michener
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 3, 1907
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1997
 9 
Art Blakey
(Drummer)
Art Blakey
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 11, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: 1990
 10 
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)
 11 
Dan Wheldon
(British Racing Driver & 'Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame' Inductee)
Dan Wheldon
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 22, 1978
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Emberton
Died: 2011
 12 
Alfred Jodl
(Chief of the Operations Staff of the German Armed Forces High Command (1939 - 1945))
Alfred Jodl
9
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 10, 1890
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Würzburg, Germany
Died: 1946
 13 
Hans Frank
(German Politician and Lawyer Who Served as Governor-General of Poland During World War II)
Hans Frank
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 23, 1900
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
Died: 1946
 14 
John Dunsworth
1
Birthdate: April 12, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: 2017
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 15 
Joachim von Ribbentrop
(Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nazi Germany (1938 - 1945))
Joachim von Ribbentrop
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 30, 1893
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wesel, Germany
Died: 1946
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 16 
George Marshall
(United States Secretary of Defense (1950-51))
George Marshall
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 31, 1880
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1959
 17 
Leonard Chess
(Record producer)
Leonard Chess
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 12, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Motal
Died: 1969
 18 
Gene Krupa
(American drummer)
Gene Krupa
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 15, 1909
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1973
 19 
Ernst Kaltenbrunner
(Former President of the ICPC and Director of the Reich Security Main Office (1943 - 1945))
Ernst Kaltenbrunner
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 4, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ried im Innkreis, Austria
Died: 1946
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 20 
Grigory Potemkin
(Russian Statesman, Army Officer and Lover of Empress Catherine the Great)
Grigory Potemkin
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 11, 1739
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chizhevo, Russia
Died: 1791
 21 
Jean Shepherd
(Radio personality)
Jean Shepherd
0
Birthdate: July 26, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1999
 22 
Stu Hart
(Former wrestler best known for founding and handling Stampede Wrestling)
Stu Hart
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 3, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saskatoon, Canada
Died: 2003
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 23 
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)
 24 
Roy Dotrice
0
Birthdate: May 26, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Guernsey, Channel Islands, UK
Died: 2017
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 25 
Sean Hughes
(Comedian)
Sean Hughes
2
Birthdate: November 10, 1965
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Archway, London, England
Died: 2017
Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 11, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tatoi Royal Palace, Greece
Died: 1997
 27 
Lucas Cranach the Elder
(German Renaissance Painter and Printmaker)
Lucas Cranach the Elder
0
Birthdate: 1472 AD
Birthplace: Kronach, Germany
Died: 1553
Daphne Caruana Galizia
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 26, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sliema, Crown Colony of Malta
Died: 2017
 29 
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
 30 
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
 31 
Jules Rimet
(Football administrator)
Jules Rimet
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 14, 1873
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Theuley
Died: 1956
 32 
Pierre Emil George Salinger
(Journalist, U.S. Representative)
Pierre Emil George Salinger
1
Listed In:
Birthdate: June 14, 1925
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: 2004
 33 
John Tate
(Mathematician)
John Tate
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: 2019
John Spencer-Churchill, 11th Duke of Marlborough
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 13, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Blenheim Palace, England
Died: 2014
 35 
Princess Helen of Serbia
0
Birthdate: November 4, 1884
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
Died: 1962
 36 
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
 37 
Hugh Latimer
(Bishop)
Hugh Latimer
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1487 AD
Birthplace: Thurcaston, Leicestershire, England
Died: 1555
 38 
Ella Mae Morse
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 12, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mansfield, Texas, United States
Died: 1999
 39 
Julius Streicher
(German Nazi Politician, Founder and Publisher of the Virulently Antisemitic Newspaper ‘Der Stürmer’)
Julius Streicher
7
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 12, 1885
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dinkelscherben, Germany
Died: 1946
 40 
Nachman of Breslov
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 4, 1772
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Międzybóż, Kingdom of Poland
Died: 1810
 41 
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
 42 
Horatio Spafford
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 20, 1828
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Troy
Died: 1888
 43 
Mario del Monaco
(Italian Operatic Tenor)
Mario del Monaco
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 27, 1915
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1982
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 44 
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
 46 
Christian Krohg
(Naturalist painter)
Christian Krohg
0
Birthdate: August 13, 1852
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vestre Aker, Oslo
Died: 1925
 47 
Jon Postel
(Computer scientist)
Jon Postel
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 6, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Altadena, California, United States
Died: 1998
 48 
Jean de Brunhoff
0
Birthdate: December 9, 1899
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1937
 49 
John Hunter
(military physician, physician, university teacher)
John Hunter
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: February 13, 1728
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lanarkshire
Died: 1793
 50 
Valentín Paniagua
(Politician)
Valentín Paniagua
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 23, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cuzco, Peru
Died: 2006