Died On October 9th

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Discover the most famous people who died on October 9. The list includes people like Che Guevara, Aileen Wuornos, Oskar Schindler, Jacques Derrida, Jacques Brel. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, diplomats, journalists and spiritual & religious leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, France & United Kingdom and many more countries.
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 1 
Che Guevara
(Revolutionary)
Che Guevara
165
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 14, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina
Died: 1967
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 2 
Oskar Schindler
(German Industrialist and Member of Nazi Party Who Saved the Lives of 1,200 Jews During the Holocaust)
Oskar Schindler
10
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: April 28, 1908
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Svitavy, Czechia
Died: 1974
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 3 
Aileen Wuornos
(American Serial Killer)
Aileen Wuornos
174
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: February 29, 1956
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rochester, Michigan, United States
Died: 2002
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 4 
Jan Hooks
(Actress and Comedian Known for Her TV Series ‘Saturday Night Live’)
Jan Hooks
6
Birthdate: April 23, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Decatur, Georgia, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 5 
Benjamin Banneker
(Compiler of Almanacs)
Benjamin Banneker
8
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: November 9, 1731
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore County
Died: 1806
 6 
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
(Gospel Singer-Songwriter and Guitarist Known for Using Heavy Distortion on Her Electric Guitar)
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 20, 1915
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cotton Plant, Arkansas, United States
Died: 1973
 7 
Jacques Derrida
(French Philosopher Who Developed the Philosophical Approach Known as 'Deconstruction')
Jacques Derrida
10
Birthdate: July 15, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: El Biar, Algeria
Died: 2004
 8 
Jacques Brel
(Actor & One of the Best-Selling Belgian Recording Artists of All Time)
Jacques Brel
8
Birthdate: April 8, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Schaerbeek, Belgium
Died: 1978
 9 
Miriam Hopkins
(American Actress Who was Known for Her Versatility)
Miriam Hopkins
1
Birthdate: October 18, 1902
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States
Died: 1972
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 10 
Anna Freud
(British Psychoanalyst and Founder of Psychoanalytic Child Psychology)
Anna Freud
4
Birthdate: December 3, 1895
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1982
 11 
Joseph Pilates
(Physical Trainer and Inventor of the 'Pilates' Method of Physical Fitness)
Joseph Pilates
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 9, 1883
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mönchengladbach, Germany
Died: 1967
 12 
Aaron Pryor
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 20, 1955
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Died: 2016
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 13 
Andrzej Wajda
(Polish film director)
Andrzej Wajda
2
Birthdate: March 6, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Suwałki
Died: 2016
 14 
Pope Pius XII
(Pope (1939-1958))
Pope Pius XII
8
Birthdate: March 2, 1876
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1958
 15 
James Finlayson
(actor, comedian, stage actor)
James Finlayson
0
Birthdate: August 27, 1887
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Falkirk
Died: 1953
 16 
Gordon Allport
(Psychologist, Academic, University teacher, Non-fiction writer)
Gordon Allport
1
Birthdate: November 11, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Montezuma
Died: 1967
 17 
Jean Rochefort
0
Birthdate: April 29, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2017
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 18 
Louis Nye
(Actor)
Louis Nye
0
Birthdate: May 1, 1913
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United Stat
Died: 2005
Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse
1
Birthdate: November 25, 1868
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: 1937
 20 
Clare Boothe Luce
(Author, Politician)
Clare Boothe Luce
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 10, 1903
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1987
Alexander I of Yugoslavia
5
Birthdate: December 16, 1888
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
Died: 1934
 22 
Dagmar
(Actress)
Dagmar
2
Birthdate: November 29, 1921
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Yawkey, West Virginia, United States
Died: 2001
 23 
Milt Jackson
(Jazz vibraphonist)
Milt Jackson
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 1, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 1999
 24 
Charles Guggenheim
0
Birthdate: March 31, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: 2002
 25 
Robert H. Jackson
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: February 13, 1892
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Spring Creek Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania
Died: 1954
 26 
Helen Morgan
(Actress)
Helen Morgan
0
Birthdate: August 2, 1900
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Danville, Illinois, United States
Died: 1941
 27 
Abd al-Malik
(Fifth Caliph of the Umayyad Caliphate)
Abd al-Malik
0
Birthdate: 0644
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Medina, Saudi Arabia
Died: 0705
 28 
Pieter Zeeman
(Discovered the 'Zeeman Effect')
Pieter Zeeman
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 25, 1865
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Zonnemaire, Netherlands
Died: 1943
 29 
Joseph Glidden
(Businessman)
Joseph Glidden
0
Birthdate: January 18, 1813
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Charlestown, New Hampshire, United States
Died: 1906
 30 
Ioannis Kapodistrias
(Former Governor of Greece)
Ioannis Kapodistrias
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 11, 1776
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Corfu, Greece
Died: 1831
 31 
Roy Black
(Singer)
Roy Black
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bobingen, Germany
Died: 1991
 32 
Claude Perrault
(Architect)
Claude Perrault
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: September 25, 1613
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1688
 33 
Karl Fazer
(Finnish Confectioner and Businessman, Who Was Also a Sharp Shooter and an Olympian)
Karl Fazer
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 16, 1866
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: 1932
 34 
Rocío Wanninkhof
(Victim of serial killer)
Rocío Wanninkhof
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Spain
Died: 1999
 35 
Maurice Allais
(Economist)
Maurice Allais
0
Birthdate: May 31, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2010
Barbara Villiers, Duchess of Cleveland
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 27, 1640
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1709
 37 
Robert Grosseteste
(Philosopher)
Robert Grosseteste
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1175 AD
Birthplace: Suffolk, England
Died: 1253
 38 
Felix Wankel
(Inventor, Engineer, Politician)
Felix Wankel
0
Birthdate: August 13, 1902
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lahr
Died: 1988
 39 
Andre Maurois
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 26, 1885
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Elbeuf, France
Died: 1967
 40 
Karl Friedrich Schinkel
(Prussian Painter, City Planner, and Architect)
Karl Friedrich Schinkel
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: January 13, 1781
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Neuruppin
Died: 1841
 41 
Gabriele Falloppio
(One of the Most Important Anatomists and Physicians of the 16th Century)
Gabriele Falloppio
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1523 AD
Birthplace: Modena, Italy
Died: 1562
 42 
Alec Douglas-Home
(Former PM of UK)
Alec Douglas-Home
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 2, 1903
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mayfair, London
Died: 1995
 43 
Gordon Honeycombe
(Newscaster who was voted the most popular male TV newscaster by readers of Woman's Own magazine in 1986)
Gordon Honeycombe
0
Birthdate: September 27, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Karachi, Pakistan
Died: 2015
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 44 
Coccinelle
(Actress)
Coccinelle
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 23, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2006
 45 
Morris West
(Australian Writer and Playwright Who Often Focused on International Politics in His works)
Morris West
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 26, 1916
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: St Kilda, Australia
Died: 1999
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 46 
Marek Grechuta
(Polish Singer-Songwriter, Composer and Lyricist)
Marek Grechuta
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 10, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Zamość, Poland
Died: 2006
Pierre Pigneau de Behaine
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1741
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Origny-Sainte-Benoite, France
Died: 1799
 48 
Fred Lebow
(Runner)
Fred Lebow
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 3, 1932
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Arad, Romania
Died: 1994
 49 
Georgi Sava Rakovski
(Bulgarian Revolutionary and Writer Who Took an Active Part in the Resistance Against Ottoman Rule in Bulgaria)
Georgi Sava Rakovski
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 14, 1821
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kotel, Bulgaria
Died: 1867
 50 
Louis Barthou
(Politician)
Louis Barthou
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 25, 1862
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Died: 1934