Died On October 18th

Discover the most famous people who died on October 18. The list includes people like Thomas Edison, Charles Babbage, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Antonio Meucci, Charles Gounod. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, mathematicians, philosophers and inventors and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, Spain & United Kingdom and many more countries.

Thomas EdisonThomas Edison
American
Inventor, Businessman
Margaret TudorMargaret Tudor
Scottish
Queen Consort of Scotland

Charles BabbageCharles Babbage
British
Father of the computer

Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
American
Actress

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of MarlboroughSarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough
British
Close Friend of Queen Anne

Jon-Erik HexumJon-Erik Hexum
American
Actor
Lucky DubeLucky Dube
South African
Musician

Lauri TörniLauri Törni
Vietnamese, Russian
Soldier

Ramón MercaderRamón Mercader
Spanish
Leon Trotsky's Killer
Leo StraussLeo Strauss
German, American
Philosopher

Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
American
Singer
Walther von BrauchitschWalther von Brauchitsch
German
Military Commander

Antonio MeucciAntonio Meucci
Italian, American
Inventor of voice-communication apparatus

Alan CorenAlan Coren
British
Writer

Charles M. SchwabCharles M. Schwab
American
American Steel Magnate & Businessman

Charles GounodCharles Gounod
French
Composer
Santiago Ramón y CajalSantiago Ramón y Cajal
Spanish
Father of Modern Neuroscience

Henry TraversHenry Travers
British
Actor

Einar JónssonEinar Jónsson
Icelander
Icelandic sculptor

Charles PerkinsCharles Perkins
Australian
Soccer player
Thomas S. FoleyThomas S. Foley
American
Politician

VeerappanVeerappan
Indian
Indian criminal
Julie LondonJulie London
American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician,

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount PalmerstonHenry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston
British
Politician

Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
American
Singer
Bess TrumanBess Truman
American
politician

Elizabeth ArdenElizabeth Arden
Canadian
Cosmetologist
Ludwig III of BavariaLudwig III of Bavaria
German
King

SejanusSejanus
Italian, Ancient Roman
 

José Ortega y GassetJosé Ortega y Gasset
Spanish
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer, University
Alfred BinetAlfred Binet
French
Psychologist, Educationist

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Andreas BaaderAndreas Baader
German
Activist
Tom FoleyTom Foley
American
Lawyer

Timothy ConigraveTimothy Conigrave
Australian
actor,writer

Pope Pius IIIPope Pius III
Italian
Pope

Phil ChessPhil Chess
Belarusian
Record producer
Gudrun EnsslinGudrun Ensslin
German
Teacher, Feminist
Johnny HaynesJohnny Haynes
British
Football player

Roberto GoizuetaRoberto Goizueta
American
Businessman

Nancy DickersonNancy Dickerson
American
American journalist

Pope Gregory XIIPope Gregory XII
Italian
 
Walt KellyWalt Kelly
American
Comics artist, Character animator, Reporter, Poet,

Isaac JoguesIsaac Jogues
French
Missionary

Pierre Mendès FrancePierre Mendès France
French
Politician

Thomas Alva EdisonThomas Alva Edison
American
 

Frederick AshtonFrederick Ashton
Ecuadorian, British
Choreographer
Philipp Franz von SieboldPhilipp Franz von Siebold
Botanist, Carcinologist

Jacob JordaensJacob Jordaens
Belgian
Painter
Roman TamRoman Tam
Chinese
Musician

FasilidesFasilides
Ethiopian
Emperor of Ethiopia

John TavernerJohn Taverner
British
composer
Étienne MéhulÉtienne Méhul
French
Composer

Norman CorwinNorman Corwin
American
Writer
Lucas Vázquez de AyllónLucas Vázquez de Ayllón
Spanish
Magistrate

Sancho III of PamplonaSancho III of Pamplona
Spanish
King

Slater MartinSlater Martin
American
Basketball player

Pope John VIIPope John VII
Italian
Pope

John Manners, Marquess of GranbyJohn Manners, Marquess of Granby
British
Army officer
Manuel Vázquez MontalbánManuel Vázquez Montalbán
Spanish
Writer

Bill KingBill King
American
Sports Announcer

Paul of the CrossPaul of the Cross
Italian
Mystic

Nancy SperoNancy Spero
American
Visual Artist
Mary of HungaryMary of Hungary
Belgian, Hungarian
Queen

Sancho III of NavarreSancho III of Navarre
Spanish
King
Anna RussellAnna Russell
British
Singer

Philippe de ComminesPhilippe de Commines
French
Writer

Frank WoolleyFrank Woolley
British
Cricketer
Allan StanleyAllan Stanley
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Xie JinXie Jin
Chinese
Film Director
Gaston LachaiseGaston Lachaise
French, American
Sculptor

Ruth DuckworthRuth Duckworth
German
Artist

David S. WareDavid S. Ware
American
Musician
Ignacio PonsetiIgnacio Ponseti
Spanish
Physician

Peter of AlcántaraPeter of Alcántara
Spanish
Frair
Virgilio PiñeraVirgilio Piñera
Cuban
Author

Henri-Gustave DelvigneHenri-Gustave Delvigne
French
Soldier

Hanns-Martin SchleyerHanns-Martin Schleyer
German
 

Clotaire IIClotaire II
French
King of Neustria
Manuel da NóbregaManuel da Nóbrega
Portuguese
Priest
Dominique, comte de CassiniDominique, comte de Cassini
French
Astronomer

Manuel BulnesManuel Bulnes
Chilean
Political Figure

John Callcott HorsleyJohn Callcott Horsley
British
Painter

Paul CraftPaul Craft
American
Singer-Songwriter
Andrea ZanzottoAndrea Zanzotto
Italian
Poet

Marcello PaglieroMarcello Pagliero
British
Film Director

Sigmund SternbergSigmund Sternberg
Hungarian, British
Philanthropist

Marc HodlerMarc Hodler
Swiss
Lawyer

Francis P. BlairFrancis P. Blair
American
Journalist
Friedrich Konrad BeilsteinFriedrich Konrad Beilstein
Russian
Chemist

Jean de HautefeuilleJean de Hautefeuille
French
Physicist
S.S. KresgeS.S. Kresge
American
Businessman

Gamal El-GhitaniGamal El-Ghitani
Egyptian
Novelist, Writer, Journalist
Chlotar IIChlotar II
French
King
Mark V. HurdMark V. Hurd
American
Businessperson