Died On October 7th

Discover the most famous people who died on October 7. The list includes people like Edgar Allan Poe, Guru Gobind Singh, George Mason, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., Allan Bloom. Famous personalities featured on this list, include novelists, inventors, neurologists and journalists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Australia 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 Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Inventor of the 'Detective Fiction' Genre
Birthdate: January 19, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1849

 2 Guru Gobind Singh

Guru Gobind Singh
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Famous As: Sikh Guru
Birthdate: December 22, 1666
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Patna, India
Died: 1708

 3 George Mason

George Mason
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Patriot, U.S. Statesman
Birthdate: December 11, 1725
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fairfax County, Virginia
Died: 1792

 4 Leo Durocher

Leo Durocher
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: July 27, 1905
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1991

 5 Christy Mathewson

Christy Mathewson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: August 12, 1880
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Factoryville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1925

 6 Mario Lanza

Mario Lanza
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor, Tenor
Birthdate: January 31, 1921
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1959
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 7 Carlos Gracie

Carlos Gracie
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Martial Artist
Birthdate: September 14, 1902
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Belém, State of Pará, Brazil
Died: 1994
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 8 Cyril Cusack

Cyril Cusack
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 26, 1910
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Durban, South Africa
Died: 1993

 9 Alfred Deakin

Alfred Deakin
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Australia
Birthdate: August 3, 1856
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Melbourne
Died: 1919

 10 Chris Adams

Chris Adams
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: February 10, 1955
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rugby, England
Died: 2001
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 11 Clarence Birdseye

Clarence Birdseye
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Famous As: Inventor, Engineer
Birthdate: December 9, 1886
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Died: 1956

 12 Harvey Cushing

Harvey Cushing
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Neurosurgeon
Birthdate: April 8, 1869
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: 1939

 13 Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Physician & Poet
Birthdate: August 29, 1809
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1894

 14 Peggy McCay

Peggy McCay
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 3, 1927
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 2018

 15 Allan Bloom

Allan Bloom
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: September 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Indianapolis
Died: 1992

 16 Elmer McCurdy

Elmer McCurdy
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Robber
Birthdate: January 1, 1880
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Washington, USA
Died: 1911

 17 Emil Kraepelin

Emil Kraepelin
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Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: February 15, 1856
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Neustrelitz, Germany
Died: 1926

 18 Radclyffe Hall

Radclyffe Hall
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 12, 1880
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Died: 1943

 19 Agnes de Mille

Agnes de Mille
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: American dancer and choreographer
Birthdate: September 18, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1993

 20 Eleanor Lambert

Eleanor Lambert
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Fashion Publicist
Birthdate: August 10, 1903
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States
Died: 2003

 21 David Birnie

David Birnie
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Birthdate: February 16, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: 2005

 22 Mario J. Molina

Mario J. Molina
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: March 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: 2020

 23 Daniel Chester French

Daniel Chester French
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: April 20, 1850
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Exeter
Died: 1931

 24 George E. Palade

George E. Palade
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Cell Biologist
Birthdate: November 19, 1912
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Iași, Romania
Died: 2008

 25 Maud Allan

Maud Allan
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Pianist
Birthdate: August 27, 1873
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: 1956

 26 Irving Penn

Irving Penn
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: June 16, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Plainfield
Died: 2009

 27 Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy

Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy
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Famous As: Victor Amadeus I
Birthdate: May 8, 1587
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: 1637

 28 Ramiz Alia

Ramiz Alia
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 18, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Shkodër
Died: 2011

 29 Seebohm Rowntree

Seebohm Rowntree
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Famous As: Researcher
Birthdate: July 7, 1871
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: York, England
Died: 1954

 30 James Brokenshire

James Brokenshire
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 8, 1968
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Died: 2021

 31 John Langdon Down

John Langdon Down
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist
Birthdate: November 18, 1828
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Torpoint
Died: 1896

 32 Thomas Reid

Thomas Reid
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 7, 1710
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Strachan, Scotland, Great Britain
Died: 1796

 33 Dimitri Tsafendas

Dimitri Tsafendas
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal, Revolutionary
Birthdate: January 14, 1918
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Maputo, Mozambique
Died: 1999

 34 Paul Tournier

Paul Tournier
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: May 12, 1898
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Geneva
Died: 1986

 35 Herblock

Herblock
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Famous As: Editorial Cartoonist
Birthdate: October 13, 1909
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2001

 36 Pope Mark

Pope Mark
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former Pope
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0336

 37 Patrick Ferguson

Patrick Ferguson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: June 4, 1744
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pitfour estate
Died: 1780

 38 Shelby Singleton

Shelby Singleton
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Record producer
Birthdate: December 16, 1931
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Waskom, Texas, United States
Died: 2009

 39 Andrew Brimmer

Andrew Brimmer
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: September 13, 1926
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newellton, Louisiana, United States
Died: 2012

 40 Siegfried Lenz

Siegfried Lenz
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 17, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Elk, Poland
Died: 2014

 41 Ed Blackwell

Ed Blackwell
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer
Birthdate: October 10, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1992

 42 Helmut Lent

Helmut Lent
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator, Military personnel
Birthdate: June 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Q1803287
Died: 1944

 43 Christopher R. W. Nevinson

Christopher R. W. Nevinson
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Famous As: Paramedic, Painter
Birthdate: August 13, 1889
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London
Died: 1946

 44 Walter William Skeat

Walter William Skeat
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Famous As: Anthropologist
Birthdate: November 21, 1835
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
Died: 1912

 45 Norman Angell

Norman Angell
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: December 26, 1872
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Holbeach, Lincolnshire, England
Died: 1967

 46 Charles Rocket

Charles Rocket
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 28, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bangor, Maine, USA
Died: 2005
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 47 Michelozzo

Michelozzo
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 1396 AD
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1472

 48 George Morris Baker

George Morris Baker
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 1, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Varna, Bulgaria
Died: 2011

 49 Keisuke Okada

Keisuke Okada
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 20, 1868
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fukui, Fukui, Japan
Died: 1952

 50 Niels Kaj Jerne

Niels Kaj Jerne
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Immunologist
Birthdate: December 23, 1911
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1994