Died On October 26th

Discover the most famous people who died on October 26. The list includes people like Alfred the Great, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Gilles de Rais, Hattie McDaniel, Angelina Grimke. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, inventors and serial killers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Alfred the Great
(King of the Anglo-Saxons)

Alfred the Great
16
Birthdate: 0849 AD
Birthplace: Wantage, England
Died: 0899

 2 
Molly Brown
(American socialite)

Molly Brown
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 18, 1867
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hannibal, Missouri, U.S.
Died: 1932

 3 

Hattie McDaniel
14
Birthdate: June 10, 1893
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Died: 1952

 4 
Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom
(Youngest Child of Queen Victoria)

Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 14, 1857
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1944

 5 
Gilles de Rais
(Serial Killer of Children)

Gilles de Rais
6
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 1404 AD
Birthplace: Champtocé-sur-Loire, France
Died: 1440

 6 
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
(Women’s Rights Activist)

Elizabeth Cady Stanton
5
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: November 12, 1815
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Johnstown
Died: 1902

 7 
John Graves Simcoe
(British Army General Who Founded the City of Toronto and Abolished Slavery in Canada)

John Graves Simcoe
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 25, 1752
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cotterstock, Oundle, England
Died: 1806
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 8 
Sue Randall
(Actress)

Sue Randall
12
Birthdate: October 8, 1935
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1984
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 9 
Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari
(Former Actress, Second wife of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi)

Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari
10
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 22, 1932
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Esfahan, Iran
Died: 2001

 10 
Nikos Kazantzakis
(One of the Most Important Figures of Modern Greek Literature, Best Known for His Work 'Zorba the Greek')

Nikos Kazantzakis
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 2, 1883
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Heraklion, Greece
Died: 1957

 11 
Igor Sikorsky
(Aviator)

Igor Sikorsky
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 25, 1889
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kiev, Ukraine
Died: 1972

 12 
Park-Chung-hee
(Former President of South Korea)

Park-Chung-hee
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 14, 1917
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gumi, South Korea
Died: 1979

 13 
Hoyt Axton
(Singer-songwriter)

Hoyt Axton
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 25, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Duncan, Oklahoma, United States
Died: 1999

 14 
Angelina Grimke
(Abolitionist, Women's Rights Activist)

Angelina Grimke
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 20, 1805
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Died: 1879

 15 
Oscar Taveras
(Baseball player)

Oscar Taveras
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 19, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Died: 2014

 16 

William Hogarth
2
Birthdate: November 10, 1697
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1764

 17 

Carlo Collodi
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 24, 1826
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1890

 18 
Oliver Otis Howard
(Military Officer)

Oliver Otis Howard
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 8, 1830
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leeds, Maine, United States
Died: 1909

 19 
Itō Hirobumi
(Politician, Diplomat)

Itō Hirobumi
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 16, 1841
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Yamaguchi Prefecture
Died: 1909

 20 
Gerty Cori
(Biochemist)

Gerty Cori
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 15, 1896
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: 1957

 21 
Charles Comiskey
(Baseball player)

Charles Comiskey
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 15, 1859
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1931
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 22 
Arthur Kornberg
(Biochemist)

Arthur Kornberg
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 3, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: 2007

 23 
Joey Moss
(Sportsperson)

Joey Moss
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 25, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada
Died: 2020

 24 
Roger Hollis
(Journalist)

Roger Hollis
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 2, 1905
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wells
Died: 1973

 25 
Robert Evans
(Producer)

Robert Evans
2
Birthdate: June 29, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2019
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 26 
Thomas Johnson
(Governor)

Thomas Johnson
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 4, 1732
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Leonard, Maryland, United States
Died: 1819

 27 
Samuel von Pufendorf
(Jurist and Political Philosopher Known for His Commentaries & Revisions of the Natural Law Theories)

Samuel von Pufendorf
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 8, 1632
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Zwönitz, Germany
Died: 1694

 28 
Rex Gildo
(Singer)

Rex Gildo
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 2, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Straubing, Germany
Died: 1999

 29 
Mort Sahl
(American Comedian, Actor, and Social Satirist, and the First Modern Comedian)

Mort Sahl
2
Birthdate: May 11, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died: 2021
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 30 
Charles J Pedersen
(Organic Chemist)

Charles J Pedersen
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 3, 1904
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
Died: 1989

 31 
Waldemar Haffkine
(Bacteriologists)

Waldemar Haffkine
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 15, 1860
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Odesa, Ukraine
Died: 1930

 32 
D. R. Bendre
(Generally Considered the greatest Kannada lyric poet of the 20th century)

D. R. Bendre
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 31, 1896
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dharwad, India
Died: 1981

 33 
Charles Proteus Steinmetz
(Mathematician, Electrical engineer, Engineer, Scientist, Inventor)

Charles Proteus Steinmetz
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 9, 1865
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wrocław
Died: 1923

 34 
Marcelo Caetano
(Politician)

Marcelo Caetano
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 17, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Graça, Lisbon, Portugal
Died: 1980

 35 
Milan Stojadinović
(Political figure)

Milan Stojadinović
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 4, 1888
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Čačak, Serbia
Died: 1961

 36 
Uffa Fox
(Designer)

Uffa Fox
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 15, 1898
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Died: 1972

 37 

Jason Russell
1
Birthdate: December 3, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bradenton, Florida, United States
Died: 2005
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 38 
Paul Barrere
(Musician)

Paul Barrere
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 3, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
Died: 2019

 39 
Aby Warburg
(Art historian)

Aby Warburg
1
Birthdate: June 13, 1866
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: 1929

 40 

Juan R. Torruella
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: June 7, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Juan, Puerto Rico San Juan, Puerto Rico
Died: 2020

 41 

Masha Bruskina
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1924 AD
Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus
Died: 1941

Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen
1
Birthdate: July 8, 1792
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seidingstadt, Straufhain, Germany
Died: 1854

Benedict Wallet Vilakazi
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 6, 1906
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Natal
Died: 1947

 44 

Elsa Ehrich
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 8, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bredereiche, Fürstenberg/Havel, Germany
Died: 1948

 45 

Yamashita Yoshitsugu
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 16, 1865
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
Died: 1935

 46 
Vincenzo Gioberti
(Philosopher)

Vincenzo Gioberti
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 5, 1801
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: 1852

 47 
Enomoto Takeaki
(One of the Founders of the Imperial Japanese Navy)

Enomoto Takeaki
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 5, 1836
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Edo, Japan
Died: 1908

'Abd al-Hamid Benhadugah
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 9, 1925
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mansourah, Algeria
Died: 1996

 49 

Lawrence Andreasen
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 13, 1945
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: California, United States
Died: 1990

Elisabeth Flickenschildt
0
Birthdate: March 16, 1905
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Blankenese, Hamburg, Germany
Died: 1977
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)