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

Lauri TörniLauri Törni
Finnish
Soldier

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of MarlboroughSarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough
British
Close Friend of Queen Anne
Lucky DubeLucky Dube
South African
Musician

Jon-Erik HexumJon-Erik Hexum
American
Actor

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

Alan CorenAlan Coren
British
Writer

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
Thomas S. FoleyThomas S. Foley
American
Politician

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

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

Tom FoleyTom Foley
American
Lawyer

SejanusSejanus
Italian, Ancient Roman
 
José Ortega y GassetJosé Ortega y Gasset
Spanish
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer, University

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Andreas BaaderAndreas Baader
German
Activist
Alfred BinetAlfred Binet
French
Psychologist, Educationist

Timothy ConigraveTimothy Conigrave
Australian
actor,writer

Gudrun EnsslinGudrun Ensslin
German
Teacher, Feminist

Roberto GoizuetaRoberto Goizueta
American
Businessman
Johnny HaynesJohnny Haynes
British
Football player
Pope Pius IIIPope Pius III
Italian
Pope

Isaac JoguesIsaac Jogues
French
Missionary

Walt KellyWalt Kelly
American
Comics artist, Character animator, Reporter, Poet,

Thomas Alva EdisonThomas Alva Edison
American
 
Pierre Mendès FrancePierre Mendès France
French
Politician

Frederick AshtonFrederick Ashton
Ecuadorian, British
Choreographer

Nancy DickersonNancy Dickerson
American
American journalist

Pope Gregory XIIPope Gregory XII
Italian
 

Jacob JordaensJacob Jordaens
Belgian
Painter
FasilidesFasilides
Ethiopian
Emperor of Ethiopia

Roman TamRoman Tam
Chinese
Musician
Philipp Franz von SieboldPhilipp Franz von Siebold
Botanist, Carcinologist

Sancho III of PamplonaSancho III of Pamplona
Spanish
King

John Manners, Marquess of GranbyJohn Manners, Marquess of Granby
British
Army officer
Lucas Vázquez de AyllónLucas Vázquez de Ayllón
Spanish
Magistrate

John TavernerJohn Taverner
British
composer
Phil ChessPhil Chess
Belarusian
Record producer

Pope John VIIPope John VII
Italian
Bishop

Bill KingBill King
American
Sports Announcer

Paul of the CrossPaul of the Cross
Italian
Mystic

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

Étienne MéhulÉtienne Méhul
French
Composer

Frank WoolleyFrank Woolley
British
Cricketer

Nancy SperoNancy Spero
American
Visual Artist
Sancho III of NavarreSancho III of Navarre
Spanish
King

Slater MartinSlater Martin
American
Basketball player
Anna RussellAnna Russell
British
Singer

Mary of HungaryMary of Hungary
Belgian, Hungarian
Queen

David S. WareDavid S. Ware
American
Musician
Philippe de ComminesPhilippe de Commines
French
Writer

Allan StanleyAllan Stanley
Canadian
Ice hockey player
Gaston LachaiseGaston Lachaise
French, American
Sculptor

Peter of AlcántaraPeter of Alcántara
Spanish
Frair

John Tiptoft, 1st Earl of WorcesterJohn Tiptoft, 1st Earl of Worcester
British
Scholar
Xie JinXie Jin
Chinese
Film Director

Henri-Gustave DelvigneHenri-Gustave Delvigne
French
Soldier
Virgilio PiñeraVirgilio Piñera
Cuban
Author

Ignacio PonsetiIgnacio Ponseti
Spanish
Physician

Manuel da NóbregaManuel da Nóbrega
Portuguese
Priest

Hanns-Martin SchleyerHanns-Martin Schleyer
German
 
Ruth DuckworthRuth Duckworth
German
Artist
Clotaire IIClotaire II
French
King of Neustria

Paul CraftPaul Craft
American
Singer-Songwriter

John Callcott HorsleyJohn Callcott Horsley
British
Painter

Manuel BulnesManuel Bulnes
Chilean
Political Figure
Dominique, comte de CassiniDominique, comte de Cassini
French
Astronomer

Gamal al-GhitaniGamal al-Ghitani
Egyptian
Author

Sigmund SternbergSigmund Sternberg
Hungarian, British
Philanthropist

Andrea ZanzottoAndrea Zanzotto
Italian
Poet

Marcello PaglieroMarcello Pagliero
British
Film Director
Marc HodlerMarc Hodler
Swiss
Lawyer

Friedrich Konrad BeilsteinFriedrich Konrad Beilstein
Russian
Chemist
Jean de HautefeuilleJean de Hautefeuille
French
Physicist

Francis P. BlairFrancis P. Blair
American
Journalist
S.S. KresgeS.S. Kresge
American
Businessman
Alexander YakovlevAlexander Yakovlev
Russian
Politician