Died On October 23rd

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Discover the most famous people who died on October 23. The list includes people like Christian Dior, Oskar Werner, Charles Glover Barkla, Herbert A. Hauptman, Al Jolson. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, political leaders, lyricists & songwriters and pop musicians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, France & Austria and many more countries.
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 1 
Christian Dior
(Fashion Designers)
Christian Dior
5
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: January 21, 1905
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Granville
Died: 1957
 2 
Al Jolson
(Singer and Comedian Known as 'The King of Blackface Performers')
Al Jolson
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 26, 1886
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seredžius, Lithuania
Died: 1950
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 3 
Yokozuna
(Professional wrestler)
Yokozuna
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 2, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 2000
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 4 
Jessica Savitch
(Television presenter)
Jessica Savitch
1
Birthdate: February 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1983
 5 
Chulalongkorn
(Former King of Siam (1868 - 1910))
Chulalongkorn
3
Birthdate: September 20, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: 1910
 6 
Zane Grey
(Novelist)
Zane Grey
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 31, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zanesville, Ohio, USA
Died: 1939
 7 
Oskar Werner
(Austrian Stage and Cinema Actor)
Oskar Werner
7
Birthdate: November 13, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1984
 8 
Soong May-ling
(First Lady of the Republic of China (1950 - 1975))
Soong May-ling
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 5, 1898
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Shanghai, China
Died: 2003
 9 
Maybelle Carter
(Musician)
Maybelle Carter
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 10, 1909
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nickelsville, Virginia, United States
Died: 1978
 10 
Susan Peters
(Actress)
Susan Peters
1
Birthdate: July 3, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States
Died: 1952
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 11 
John Boyd Dunlop
(Inventor, Entrepreneur)
John Boyd Dunlop
0
Birthdate: February 5, 1840
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dreghorn
Died: 1921
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
 12 
Théophile Gautier
2
Birthdate: August 30, 1811
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tarbes, France
Died: 1872
 13 
William Gilbert Grace
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 18, 1848
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Downend, England
Died: 1915
 14 
Jack Chick
(Cartoonist)
Jack Chick
0
Birthdate: April 13, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2016
 15 
Franceska Mann
0
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: February 4, 1917
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: 1943
 16 
Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
(Roman Senator, Magister Officiorum, Historian and Philosopher)
Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
1
Birthdate: 0477 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0524
 17 
Marco Simoncelli
(Motorcycle racer)
Marco Simoncelli
2
Birthdate: January 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cattolica
Died: 2011
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Chanie Wenjack
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ogoki, Canada
Died: 1966
 19 
Adolph Green
(Songwriter)
Adolph Green
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 2, 1914
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Died: 2002
 20 
Lebo Mathosa
(South African Kwaito Singer and Member of the Popular Band ‘Boom Shaka’)
Lebo Mathosa
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 16, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Daveyton or near Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: 2006
 21 
Bobby Willis
(Songwriter, Talent manager)
Bobby Willis
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 25, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: 1999
 22 
Eric Ambler
(Author)
Eric Ambler
0
Birthdate: June 28, 1909
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: 1998
 23 
James Karen
0
Birthdate: November 28, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 2018
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 24 
Bill Nicholson
(association football player, association football manager)
Bill Nicholson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 26, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Died: 2004
 25 
Bill Traylor
(Artist)
Bill Traylor
0
Birthdate: April 1, 1854
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Benton, Alabama, United States
Died: 1949
 26 
Robert Merrill
(Legendary American Operatic Baritone Who Was a Star of the Metropolitan Opera)
Robert Merrill
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 4, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2004
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 27 
Lim Goh Tong
(entrepreneur)
Lim Goh Tong
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: February 28, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Anxi County
Died: 2007
 28 
Joe Aiello
(Former crime leader in Chicago during the Prohibition era best known for his long and bloody feud with Chicago Outfit boss Al Capone)
Joe Aiello
1
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: September 27, 1890
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bagheria, Italy
Died: 1930
 29 
Charles Demuth
(Painter, Photographer)
Charles Demuth
0
Birthdate: November 8, 1883
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lancaster
Died: 1935
Princess Irmingard of Bavaria
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berchtesgaden, Germany
Died: 2010
 31 
Tibor Rosenbaum
(Businessman)
Tibor Rosenbaum
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: November 2, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kisvárda, Hungary
Died: 1980
 32 
Daniel Wildenstein
(Art dealer)
Daniel Wildenstein
0
Birthdate: September 11, 1917
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Verrières-le-Buisson, France
Died: 2001
 33 
Tom Hayden
(American Anti-War, Civil Rights, and Intellectual Activist in the 1960s)
Tom Hayden
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: December 11, 1939
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
Died: 2016
 34 
Pete Burns
(Singer, Composer, Singer-songwriter)
Pete Burns
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 5, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Port Sunlight
Died: 2016
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 35 
Edward Adelbert Doisy
(American biochemist)
Edward Adelbert Doisy
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 13, 1893
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hume, Illinois
Died: 1986
 36 
Edwin Klebs
(Pathologist)
Edwin Klebs
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 6, 1834
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Königsberg, Kingdom of Prussia
Died: 1913
 37 
Anthony Mary Claret
(Missionary, Cleric, Catholic priest)
Anthony Mary Claret
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 23, 1807
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sallent de Llobregat
Died: 1870
 38 
Timothy Dexter
(Businessman)
Timothy Dexter
3
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 22, 1747
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Malden, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1806
 39 
Ernest Thompson Seton
(American Author, Wildlife Artist, Founder of the 'Woodcraft Indians' and Founding Pioneer of the 'Boy Scouts of America')
Ernest Thompson Seton
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 14, 1860
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: South Shields, County Durham, England
Died: 1946
 40 
Abraham Geiger
(Former rabbi and scholar, considered the founding father of Reform Judaism)
Abraham Geiger
0
Birthdate: May 24, 1810
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: 1874
 41 
Emperor Daigo
(Emperor of Japan)
Emperor Daigo
1
Birthdate: February 6, 0885
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Heian-kyō, Japan
Died: 0930
 42 
Minoo Mumtaz
(Actress)
Minoo Mumtaz
1
Birthdate: April 26, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Died: 2021
 43 
Charles Glover Barkla
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 7, 1877
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Widnes, Lancashire, England
Died: 1944
 44 
William Paca
(Politician, Lawyer, Judge)
William Paca
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 31, 1740
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Abingdon
Died: 1799
 45 
Marcus Junius Brutus
(Former Politician most famous of the assassins of Julius Caesar)
Marcus Junius Brutus
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0085 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0042
 46 
Anthony Caro
(Sculptor)
Anthony Caro
0
Birthdate: March 8, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Malden, London, England
Died: 2013
 47 
Olympia Brown
(Minister)
Olympia Brown
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: January 5, 1835
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Prairie Ronde Township, Michigan, United States
Died: 1926
Sheikh Khalīfah ibn Ḥamad al-Thānī
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1932 AD
Birthplace: Al Rayyān, Qatar
Died: 2016
 49 
Franz Bopp
(Linguist)
Franz Bopp
0
Birthdate: September 14, 1791
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mainz, Germany
Died: 1867
 50 
Alvin Stardust
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 27, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Muswell Hill, London, England
Died: 2014