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

Lauri TörniLauri Törni
Finnish
Soldier
Jon-Erik HexumJon-Erik Hexum
American
Actor

Lucky DubeLucky Dube
South African
Musician

Alan CorenAlan Coren
British
Writer
Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
American
Singer

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

Walther von BrauchitschWalther von Brauchitsch
German
Military Commander

Thomas S. FoleyThomas S. Foley
American
Politician

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

Charles M. SchwabCharles M. Schwab
American
American Steel Magnate & Businessman
Santiago Ramón y CajalSantiago Ramón y Cajal
Spanish
Father of Modern Neuroscience

Henry TraversHenry Travers
British
Actor

Charles GounodCharles Gounod
French
Composer

Charles PerkinsCharles Perkins
Australian
Soccer player
Einar JónssonEinar Jónsson
Icelander
Icelandic sculptor

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

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

Bess TrumanBess Truman
American
politician
Ludwig III of BavariaLudwig III of Bavaria
German
King

Roberto GoizuetaRoberto Goizueta
American
Businessman
Elizabeth ArdenElizabeth Arden
Canadian
Cosmetologist

Francis P. BlairFrancis P. Blair
American
Journalist

Andreas BaaderAndreas Baader
German
Activist
SejanusSejanus
Italian, Ancient Roman
 

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José Ortega y GassetJosé Ortega y Gasset
Spanish
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer, University
Timothy ConigraveTimothy Conigrave
Australian
actor,writer

Gudrun EnsslinGudrun Ensslin
German
Teacher, Feminist

Alfred BinetAlfred Binet
French
Psychologist, Educationist

S.S. KresgeS.S. Kresge
American
Businessman
Al-SuyūṭīAl-Suyūṭī
Egyptian
Scholar
Mark V. HurdMark V. Hurd
American
Businessperson

Hanns-Martin SchleyerHanns-Martin Schleyer
German
 

Johnny HaynesJohnny Haynes
British
Football player

Pope Pius IIIPope Pius III
Italian
Pope
Mary of HungaryMary of Hungary
Belgian, Hungarian
Queen

Chlotar IIChlotar II
French
King

Phil ChessPhil Chess
Belarusian
Record producer

Isaac JoguesIsaac Jogues
French
Missionary

Pierre Mendès FrancePierre Mendès France
French
Politician
Ayub BachchuAyub Bachchu
Bangladeshi
Guitarist

William James Crowe, Jr.William James Crowe, Jr.
American
Navy Admiral
Frederick AshtonFrederick Ashton
Ecuadorian, British
Choreographer

Pope Gregory XIIPope Gregory XII
Italian
 

Sancho III of PamplonaSancho III of Pamplona
Spanish
King
FasilidesFasilides
Ethiopian
Emperor of Ethiopia

Walt KellyWalt Kelly
American
Comics artist, Character animator, Reporter, Poet,
Nancy DickersonNancy Dickerson
American
American journalist

Countess Georgina von WilczekCountess Georgina von Wilczek
Austrian
Princess

Jacob JordaensJacob Jordaens
Belgian
Painter

Roman TamRoman Tam
Chinese
Musician

Philipp Franz von SieboldPhilipp Franz von Siebold
Botanist, Carcinologist
John Manners, Marquess of GranbyJohn Manners, Marquess of Granby
British
Army officer

Nino RešićNino Rešić
Bosnian
Singer

John TavernerJohn Taverner
British
composer

Pope John VIIPope John VII
Italian
Bishop
Lucas Vázquez de AyllónLucas Vázquez de Ayllón
Spanish
Magistrate

Paul of the CrossPaul of the Cross
Italian
Mystic
Slater MartinSlater Martin
American
Basketball player

ApollonApollon
French
Strongman

Manuel Vázquez MontalbánManuel Vázquez Montalbán
Spanish
Writer
Norman CorwinNorman Corwin
American
Writer

Allan StanleyAllan Stanley
Canadian
Ice hockey player
Viktor UllmannViktor Ullmann
Austrian
Composer

Bill KingBill King
American
Sports Announcer

Nancy SperoNancy Spero
American
Visual Artist
Anna RussellAnna Russell
British
Singer

Frank WoolleyFrank Woolley
British
Cricketer
Philippe de ComminesPhilippe de Commines
French
Writer

Étienne MéhulÉtienne Méhul
French
Composer

John Tiptoft, 1st Earl of WorcesterJohn Tiptoft, 1st Earl of Worcester
British
Scholar

Lebrecht Wilhelm Fifi HesseLebrecht Wilhelm Fifi Hesse
Ghanaian
Public servant
Xie JinXie Jin
Chinese
Film Director
Peter of AlcántaraPeter of Alcántara
Spanish
Frair

David S. WareDavid S. Ware
American
Musician

Gaston LachaiseGaston Lachaise
French, American
Sculptor

Henri-Gustave DelvigneHenri-Gustave Delvigne
French
Soldier
Ignacio PonsetiIgnacio Ponseti
Spanish
Physician

Ruth DuckworthRuth Duckworth
German
Artist

Antônio José da SilvaAntônio José da Silva
Brazilian, Portuguese
Dramatist

John Callcott HorsleyJohn Callcott Horsley
British
Painter

Virgilio PiñeraVirgilio Piñera
Cuban
Author
Lottie MwaleLottie Mwale
Zambian
Boxer

Alexander YakovlevAlexander Yakovlev
Russian
Politician
Manuel da NóbregaManuel da Nóbrega
Portuguese
Priest

Dominique, comte de CassiniDominique, comte de Cassini
French
Astronomer
Paul CraftPaul Craft
American
Singer-Songwriter
Manuel BulnesManuel Bulnes
Chilean
Political Figure