Died On October 17th

Discover the most famous people who died on October 17. The list includes people like Frédéric Chopin, Liaquat Ali Khan, Gustav Kirchhoff, Emily Murphy, John Reed. Famous personalities featured on this list, include journalists, poets, composers and actors and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & Canada and many more countries.

Frédéric ChopinFrédéric Chopin
Polish
Composer
PuyiPuyi
Chinese
Last Emperor of China

J. Bruce IsmayJ. Bruce Ismay
British
Businessman

Liaquat Ali KhanLiaquat Ali Khan
Pakistani
First Prime Minister of Pakistan

Levi StubbsLevi Stubbs
American
Baritone Singer

Gustav KirchhoffGustav Kirchhoff
German
Physicist
Eliza Hamilton HollyEliza Hamilton Holly
American
Alexander Hamilton's Daughter

Yaa AsantewaaYaa Asantewaa
Cental African, Ghanaian
Queens Mother

Alberta HunterAlberta Hunter
American
American singer
Emily MurphyEmily Murphy
Canadian
First Female Magistrate in Canada

Jacopo AmigoniJacopo Amigoni
Italian
Painter
John ReedJohn Reed
American
Journalist, Poet

Peyo YavorovPeyo Yavorov
Bulgarian
Poet

KannadasanKannadasan
Indian
Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Joey BishopJoey Bishop
American
Entertainer

Masaru EmotoMasaru Emoto
Japanese
Essayist, Writer
Joan HicksonJoan Hickson
British
Actress

Sylvia KristelSylvia Kristel
Dutch
Singer, Film actor, Film director, Actor, Model,

Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American
Singer, Television presenter, Actor, Songwriter

Philip SidneyPhilip Sidney
British
Poet
Bill MacyBill Macy
American
Actor

Laura SecordLaura Secord
Canadian
Canadian loyalist
Karl KautskyKarl Kautsky
Czech, German
Philosopher

Howard KendallHoward Kendall
British
Association football player, Association football

Carin GöringCarin Göring
Swedish
 
LalonLalon
Bangladeshi
poet

Pierre LaportePierre Laporte
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Journalist
Julia Ward HoweJulia Ward Howe
American
Songwriter, poet

Michael BalconMichael Balcon
British
Film producer

Johann Nepomuk HummelJohann Nepomuk Hummel
Austrian, German, Slovak
composer, conductor, pianist, concertmaster
Teresa BrewerTeresa Brewer
American
Singer

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Raymond AronRaymond Aron
French
Journalist, Philosopher, Writer, Political
Alicia AlonsoAlicia Alonso
Cuban
Dancer

Jacques HadamardJacques Hadamard
French
Mathematician

Natalia GoncharovaNatalia Goncharova
French, Russian
painter, choreographer

Ben WeiderBen Weider
Canadian
Businessperson
Nikolay ChernyshevskyNikolay Chernyshevsky
Russian
philosopher, novelist, writer, literary critic
Ingeborg BachmannIngeborg Bachmann
Austrian
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Screenwriter,

Criss OlivaCriss Oliva
American
Musician, Guitarist

Chris AclandChris Acland
British
Musician, Drummer

Jean AméryJean Améry
Austrian
Writer, Philosopher
S. J. PerelmanS. J. Perelman
American
Screenwriter, Writer

Pope Boniface IIPope Boniface II
Italian
Pope

Fyodor TolbukhinFyodor Tolbukhin
Russian
Military commander

Ba JinBa Jin
Writer, Translator, Esperantist, Autobiographer,

Cal HubbardCal Hubbard
American
Football Player
Rama TirthaRama Tirtha
Indian
Teacher

Edward Hawke, 1st Baron HawkeEdward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke
British
Navy Admiral
Giovanni GronchiGiovanni Gronchi
Italian
Italian Politician

Frank DickseeFrank Dicksee
British
Painter, Illustrator

René Antoine Ferchault de RéaumurRené Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur
French
Entomologist
Kōji WakamatsuKōji Wakamatsu
Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Danièle DelormeDanièle Delorme
French
Film producer, Stage actor, Film actor
Theodor LippsTheodor Lipps
German
Philosopher

Robert McClureRobert McClure
Irish, British
Explorer

Stanford R. OvshinskyStanford R. Ovshinsky
American
Inventor

Ellsworth HuntingtonEllsworth Huntington
American
Professor

Patrice de Mac-Mahon, Duke of MagentaPatrice de Mac-Mahon, Duke of Magenta
French
 
Brian DicksonBrian Dickson
Canadian
Lawyer

Quincy WrightQuincy Wright
American
Political scientist

Thomas Clifford, 1st Baron Clifford of ChudleighThomas Clifford, 1st Baron Clifford of Chudleigh
British
Statesman

Berthold GoldschmidtBerthold Goldschmidt
German
Composer
George Colman the YoungerGeorge Colman the Younger
British
Dramatist

Micheline OstermeyerMicheline Ostermeyer
French
Athlete
Bernhard KellermannBernhard Kellermann
German
Author

Aileen RigginAileen Riggin
American
Swimmer

William Vaughn MoodyWilliam Vaughn Moody
American
Dramatist
Émile AllaisÉmile Allais
French
Olympic Athlete

Laura SabiaLaura Sabia
Canadian
Social Activist
William CookworthyWilliam Cookworthy
British
Pharmacist

Zheng ZhenduoZheng Zhenduo
Chinese
Journalist

Caleb MillsCaleb Mills
American
Educator
Derek BellDerek Bell
British
Harpist

John Stanley PlaskettJohn Stanley Plaskett
Canadian
Astronomer
Haniel LongHaniel Long
Burmese, American
Poet

Bartolomeo Giuseppe GuarneriBartolomeo Giuseppe Guarneri
Italian
Luthier

René-Antoine Ferchault de RéaumurRené-Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur
French
Entomologist