Died On October 29th

Discover the most famous people who died on October 29. The list includes people like Walter Raleigh, Nathan Bedford Forrest, Joseph Pulitzer, George Gurdjieff, Henry George. Famous personalities featured on this list, include guitarists, economists, political leaders and military leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, 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 
Walter Raleigh
(Politician, Writer, Explorer)

Walter Raleigh
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1552 AD
Birthplace: Hayes Barton, England
Died: 1618

 2 
Duane Allman
(Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Songwriter)

Duane Allman
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 20, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nashville
Died: 1971

 3 
Nathan Bedford Forrest
(Confederate general during American Civil War)

Nathan Bedford Forrest
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 13, 1821
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bedford County, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1877
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 4 
Joseph Pulitzer
(Journalist & Publisher)

Joseph Pulitzer
7
Birthdate: April 10, 1847
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Makó
Died: 1911

 5 
Louis B. Mayer
(Film Producer)

Louis B. Mayer
8
Birthdate: July 12, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dymer, Kiev Governorate, Russian Empire [now Vyshhorod Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukraine]
Died: 1957
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 6 
George Gurdjieff
(Philosopher)

George Gurdjieff
1
Birthdate: January 13, 1866
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gyumri, Armenia
Died: 1949

 7 
Jane Toppan
(Serial killer)

Jane Toppan
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: March 31, 1854
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston
Died: 1938
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 8 
Frances Cleveland
(First Lady of the United States (1886-89, 1893-97))

Frances Cleveland
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 21, 1864
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: 1947

 9 
Henry George
(Economist, Politician, Writer)

Henry George
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Birthdate: September 2, 1839
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: 1897

 10 

Maria Anna Mozart
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 30, 1751
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Salzburg, Austria
Died: 1829

 11 

Frances Hodgson Burnett
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 24, 1849
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cheetham, Manchester, England
Died: 1924

 12 

Adolphe Menjou
3
Birthdate: February 18, 1890
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: PPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1963
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 
Jean Le Rond d’Alembert
(Mathematician, Philosopher)

Jean Le Rond d’Alembert
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Birthdate: November 16, 1717
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1783

 14 
Woody Herman
(Musician)

Woody Herman
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 16, 1913
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Died: 1987

 15 
Leon Czolgosz
(Assassin of American President William McKinley)

Leon Czolgosz
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 1, 1873
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Alpena, Michigan, United States
Died: 1901

 16 

Georges Brassens
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 22, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sète, France
Died: 1981
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 17 
Edward Hargraves
(Gold Prospector)

Edward Hargraves
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 7, 1816
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gosport, Hampshire
Died: 1891

 18 
Edith Clarke
(Electrical Engineer)

Edith Clarke
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Birthdate: February 10, 1883
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Howard County
Died: 1959

 19 
Phan Boi Chau
(Political Figure)

Phan Boi Chau
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: December 26, 1867
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nghe An, Vietnam
Died: 1940

 20 
Vaughn Meader
(Comedian)

Vaughn Meader
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Birthdate: March 20, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Waterville, Maine, U.S.
Died: 2004

 21 
Linda Nochlin
(Art historian)

Linda Nochlin
1
Birthdate: January 30, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2017

 22 
Mehdi Ben Barka
(Politician)

Mehdi Ben Barka
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 30, 1931, 1920
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rabat, Morocco
Died: 1965

 23 
Charles Pinckney
(Statesman)

Charles Pinckney
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 26, 1757
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: 1824

 24 
Prince Christian Victor of Schleswig-Holstein
(Eldest son of Princess Helena)

Prince Christian Victor of Schleswig-Holstein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 14, 1867
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England
Died: 1900

 25 

Andrea Manfredi
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 10, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Massa, Italy
Died: 2018

 26 
Kenneth MacMillan
(Ballet dancer)

Kenneth MacMillan
1
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: December 11, 1929
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dunfermline, England
Died: 1992

 27 
Roland Dyens
(Composer)

Roland Dyens
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Birthdate: October 19, 1955
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tunis, Tunisia
Died: 2016

 28 
Tiki Fulwood
(Drummer)

Tiki Fulwood
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 23, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1979

 29 
Harry M. Weese
(Architect)

Harry M. Weese
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: June 30, 1915
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States
Died: 1998

 30 
Joyce Hall
(Businessman)

Joyce Hall
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 29, 1891
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: David City, Nebraska, United States
Died: 1982

 31 
Pearl Primus
(Dancer)

Pearl Primus
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Birthdate: November 29, 1919
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Died: 1994

 32 
Paul Painlevé
(Mathematician)

Paul Painlevé
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 5, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1933

 33 

Nikolay Chernyshevsky
0
Birthdate: July 24, 1828
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saratov, Russia
Died: 1889

 34 

Lloyd Bochner
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Birthdate: July 29, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died: 2005

 35 

Muhal Richard Abrams
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 19, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2017

 36 
Ninian Stephen
(20th Governor-General of Australia)

Ninian Stephen
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: June 15, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nettlebed, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2017

 37 
Hal Clement
(Writer)

Hal Clement
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 30, 1922
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Somerville, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2003

 38 
Anton LaVey
(Occultist, Writer)

Anton LaVey
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 11, 1930
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1997

 39 

Margaret Floy Washburn
1
Birthdate: July 25, 1871
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1939

 40 

Mary Elizabeth Lease
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 11, 1850
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ridgway, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1933

 41 
Freddie Silva
(Actor, Singer)

Freddie Silva
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Birthdate: February 6, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Puwakaramba, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Died: 2001

 42 
Jimmy Savile
(DJ, Television & Radio Personality)

Jimmy Savile
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Birthdate: October 31, 1926
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leeds
Died: 2011
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

Charles Alexandre de Calonne
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 20, 1734
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Douai, France
Died: 1802

 44 
Mkrtich Khrimian
(Religious leader)

Mkrtich Khrimian
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 4, 1820
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Van, Ottoman Empire
Died: 1907

Claude François de Malet
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 28, 1754
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dole, France
Died: 1812

 46 

George B. McClellan
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 3, 1826
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1885

 47 

John of Saxony
0
Birthdate: December 12, 1801
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: 1873

 48 
Rainer Hasler
(Former Footballer defender)

Rainer Hasler
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 2, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Died: 2014

 49 
Marina Berti
(Actress)

Marina Berti
0
Birthdate: September 29, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2002

 50 

Gerald Arpino
0
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: January 14, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Staten Island, New York, United States
Died: 2008