Died On September 15th

Discover the most famous people who died on September 15. The list includes people like Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Richard Wright (Musician), Bill Evans, Anton Webern, John Hanning Speke. Famous personalities featured on this list, include soldiers, journalists, physicists and civil engineers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, Germany & Italy 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 
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
(Civil Engineer)

Isambard Kingdom Brunel
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Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 9, 1806
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: 1859

 2 

Harry Dean Stanton
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Birthdate: July 14, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: West Irvine, Kentucky
Died: 2017
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 3 
Richard Wright (Musician)
(One of the Founders of the Progressive Rock Band ‘Pink Floyd’)

Richard Wright (Musician)
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 28, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hatch End, Middlesex, England
Died: 2008

Bill Evans
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 16, 1929
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plainfield, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1980

 5 
Johnny Ramone
(Guitarist)

Johnny Ramone
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 8, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Queens, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 2004
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 6 
Thomas Clayton Wolfe
(Important Writer in Modern American Literature and First Master of Autobiographical Fiction)

Thomas Clayton Wolfe
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 3, 1900
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Asheville, North Carolina, United States
Died: 1938
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 7 
Ottis Toole
(Serial Killer)

Ottis Toole
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: March 5, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Died: 1996
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 8 
Frances Bay
(Actress)

Frances Bay
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Birthdate: January 23, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mannville, Alberta, Canada
Died: 2011
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 9 
Joseph Plateau
(Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist)

Joseph Plateau
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 14, 1801
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brussels
Died: 1883

 10 
Anton Webern
(Composer, Conductor)

Anton Webern
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 3, 1883
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1945

 11 

Albert Moses
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Birthdate: December 19, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kandy, Sri Lanka
Died: 2017

 12 

Virginia Gregg
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Birthdate: March 6, 1916
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Harrisburg, Illinois, United States
Died: 1986
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 13 
Colin McRae
(Co-driver, Racecar driver)

Colin McRae
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 5, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lanark
Died: 2007

 14 
Sidney Luft
(Judy Garland's ex-husband)

Sidney Luft
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1915
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2005

 15 
Willy Messerschmitt
(Aeronautical engineer, Engineer, University teacher)

Willy Messerschmitt
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Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: June 26, 1898
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Frankfurt
Died: 1978

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Alfred Blalock
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: April 5, 1899
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Culloden, Georgia, United States
Died: 1964

 17 
John Hoyt
(Actor)

John Hoyt
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Birthdate: October 5, 1905
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bronxville, New York, United States
Died: 1991
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 18 
Abe Saffron
(Hotelier, nightclub owner and property developer)

Abe Saffron
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 6, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Annandale, New South Wales, Australia
Died: 2006

 19 
Koos de la Rey
(Military officer)

Koos de la Rey
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 22, 1847
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Doornfontein, Winburg, South Africa
Died: 1914

 20 
John Hanning Speke
(Discoverer of the source of the Nile)

John Hanning Speke
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 4, 1827
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Somerset
Died: 1864

 21 
Roman von Ungern-Sternberg
(Anticommunist general in the Russian Civil War and then an independent warlord who intervened in Mongolia against China)

Roman von Ungern-Sternberg
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 10, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Graz, Austria
Died: 1921

 22 

Catherine of Genoa
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 5, 1447
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Genoa, Italy
Died: 1510

 23 

Leah Bracknell
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Birthdate: July 12, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Westminster, London, United Kingdom
Died: 2019
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 24 
Arrow
(Musician, Singer-songwriter)

Arrow
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 16, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Montserrat, West Indies
Died: 2010

 25 
Faith Alupo
(Politician)

Faith Alupo
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 9, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Uganda
Died: 2020

 26 
Cootie Williams
(Trumpeter)

Cootie Williams
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 10, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Died: 1985

 27 

Maria Beatrice of Savoy
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 6, 1792
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Turin, Piedmont-Sardinia
Died: 1840

 28 
Momcilo Krajisnik
(Politician)

Momcilo Krajisnik
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 20, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: 2020

 29 
Duchenne de Boulogne
(Photographer, Neurologist, Physician)

Duchenne de Boulogne
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: September 17, 1806
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boulogne-sur-Mer
Died: 1875

 30 
José Manuel Rodriguez Delgado
(Teacher, Scientist, Psychiatrist)

José Manuel Rodriguez Delgado
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 8, 1915
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ronda
Died: 2011

 31 
Abraham Clark
(Politician, Lawyer)

Abraham Clark
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 15, 1726
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Elizabeth
Died: 1794

 32 
Adem Mikullovci
(Former Chairman of the Assembly of Kosovo)

Adem Mikullovci
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 21, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vučitrn, Albanian Kingdom (today Kosovo)
Died: 2020

 33 
Moana Pozzi
(Actress)

Moana Pozzi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 27, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Genoa, Italy
Died: 1994
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

John Beverley Nichols
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Listed In:
Birthdate: September 9, 1898
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: 1983

 35 

Herman Gorter
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 26, 1864
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wormerveer, Netherlands
Died: 1927

James Allen Ward
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 14, 1919
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Whanganui
Died: 1941

 37 
Brett Somers
(Actress)

Brett Somers
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Birthdate: July 11, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Miramichi, Canada
Died: 2007
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

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William H. Crawford
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 24, 1772
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amherst County, Virginia, United States
Died: 1834

 39 
John Desmond Bernal
(Physicist, Philosopher, Inventor, University teacher, Philosopher of science)

John Desmond Bernal
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 10, 1901
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nenagh
Died: 1971

Sir Guy Green
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Listed In:
Birthdate: November 5, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Frome
Died: 2005

 41 
Oriana Fallaci
(Journalist)

Oriana Fallaci
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Birthdate: June 29, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 2006

 42 
Ásgeir Ásgeirsson
(2nd President of Iceland)

Ásgeir Ásgeirsson
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 13, 1894
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kóranesi á Mýrum, Iceland
Died: 1972

 43 

Louis Rasminsky
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: February 1, 1908
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: 1998

 44 
Troy Kennedy Martin
(Screenwriter)

Troy Kennedy Martin
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Birthdate: February 15, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rothesay, Isle of Bute, Scotland
Died: 2009

 45 
Francisco Morazán
(Politician)

Francisco Morazán
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 3, 1792
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Died: 1842

 46 
Gunnar Nordahl
(One of the Greatest Swedish Football Players of All-Time)

Gunnar Nordahl
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 19, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hörnefors, Sweden
Died: 1995
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 47 

David Hurst
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Birthdate: May 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 2019

 48 
Frederick Timmins De Cordova
(Television Director)

Frederick Timmins De Cordova
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Birthdate: October 27, 1910
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: 2001

 49 
Victor Thorn
(Politician)

Victor Thorn
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 31, 1844
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Died: 1930

 50 

Miguel Acundo Gonzalez
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 29, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Puebla, Mexico
Died: 2020