Died On September 26th

Discover the most famous people who died on September 26. The list includes people like Paul Newman, Daniel Boone, Bessie Smith, George Santayana, Anna Magnani. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, poets, philosophers and novelists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Italy & India 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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Paul Newman
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Birthdate: January 26, 1925
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Shaker Heights, Ohio, United States
Died: 2008
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 
Daniel Boone
(Explorer)

Daniel Boone
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1734
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1820

 3 
Bessie Smith
(Singer)

Bessie Smith
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 15, 1894
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1937
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 4 

Robert Palmer
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 19, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Batley, England
Died: 2003
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 5 
Bela Bartok
(Composer, Pianist)

Bela Bartok
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 25, 1881
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sânnicolau Mare, Romania
Died: 1945

 6 

Johnny Lewis
2
Birthdate: October 29, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 2012
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 7 

Richard Mulligan
1
Birthdate: November 13, 1932
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: 2000
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 8 
Jacques Chirac
(President of France (1995-2007))

Jacques Chirac
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 29, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2019

 9 
Levi Strauss
(Former businessman known as founder of the Levi Strauss & Co.)

Levi Strauss
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: February 26, 1829
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Buttenheim, Germany
Died: 1902

 10 
George Santayana
(Regarded as One of the Most Important Thinkers of the First Half of the 20th Century)

George Santayana
1
Birthdate: December 16, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: 1952

 11 
Ibn Taymiyyah
(Scholar)

Ibn Taymiyyah
2
Birthdate: January 22, 1263
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Harran, Turkey
Died: 1328

Margaret, Maid of Norway
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 9, 1283
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tønsberg, Norway
Died: 1290

 13 
Anna Magnani
(Actress)

Anna Magnani
1
Birthdate: March 7, 1908
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1973

 14 
Byron Nelson
(Golfer)

Byron Nelson
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 4, 1912
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Texas
Died: 2006
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 15 
George Plimpton
(Journalists)

George Plimpton
1
Birthdate: March 18, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 2003
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 16 
Thomas Clarkson
(Abolitionist)

Thomas Clarkson
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: March 28, 1760
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wisbech, England
Died: 1846

 17 
S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike
(Diplomat, Politician, Lawyer)

S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 8, 1899
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Colombo
Died: 1959

 18 
Tokyo Rose
(Radio Broadcaster)

Tokyo Rose
1
Birthdate: July 4, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2006

 19 
Walter Benjamin
(Philosopher)

Walter Benjamin
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 15, 1892
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1940

 20 
W. H. Davies
(British poet)

W. H. Davies
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 3, 1871
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Newport, Wales
Died: 1940

Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 20, 1760
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dangan Castle, Ireland
Died: 1842

 22 
Alberto Moravia
(Journalist, Novelist)

Alberto Moravia
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 22, 1907
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1990

 23 
John Cromwell
(Film Director)

John Cromwell
1
Birthdate: December 23, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States
Died: 1979

 24 
Lafcadio Hearn
(Former writer, translator, and teacher who introduced the culture and literature of Japan to the West)

Lafcadio Hearn
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 27, 1850
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lefkada, Greece
Died: 1904

 25 
Betty Carter
(Singer)

Betty Carter
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 16, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Flint, Michigan, United States
Died: 1998

 26 
Georg Simmel
(Sociologist)

Georg Simmel
0
Birthdate: March 1, 1858
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1918

 27 
Hugh Lofting
(Author)

Hugh Lofting
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 14, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Died: 1947

 28 
Jay Johnstone
(Baseball player)

Jay Johnstone
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 20, 1945
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manchester, Connecticut, United States
Died: 2020

 29 

John George Nicolay
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 26, 1832
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Essingen, Rhineland-Palatinate
Died: 1901

 30 

Miloš Obrenović I of Serbia
0
Birthdate: March 18, 1780
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gornja Dobrinja, Serbia
Died: 1860

 31 
Herschell Gordon Lewis
(Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Actor)

Herschell Gordon Lewis
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 15, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pittsburgh
Died: 2016

Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 9, 1907
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marmorpalais, Potsdam, Germany
Died: 1994

 33 
August Macke
(Expressionist Painter)

August Macke
0
Birthdate: January 3, 1887
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Meschede, Germany
Died: 1914

 34 

William Billings
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 7, 1746
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1800

 35 

Bernadette O Farrell
0
Birthdate: January 30, 1924
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Birr, County Offaly Birr, County Offaly, Ireland
Died: 1999

 36 
Hemant Kumar
(Singer)

Hemant Kumar
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 16, 1920
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: 1989

 37 
Eugene Genovese
(Historian)

Eugene Genovese
0
Birthdate: May 19, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2012

 38 
C.H. Waddington
(Developmental Biologist)

C.H. Waddington
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 8, 1905
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Evesham, England
Died: 1975

 39 
J. Keir Hardie
(Politician)

J. Keir Hardie
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 15, 1856
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Newhouse, United Kingdom
Died: 1915

 40 
Karl Patterson Schmidt
(American zoologist)

Karl Patterson Schmidt
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 19, 1890
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lake Forest, Illinois, United States
Died: 1957

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Alexandra Tolstaya
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 18, 1884
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yasnaya Polyana, Russia
Died: 1979

 42 
Tino Rossi
(Singer)

Tino Rossi
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 29, 1907
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ajaccio, Corsica, France
Died: 1983

 43 
Pavel Sudoplatov
(Lieutenant General)

Pavel Sudoplatov
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 7, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Melitopol', Ukraine
Died: 1996

 44 

Fujiwara no Teika
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1162 AD
Birthplace: Kyoto, Japan
Died: 1241

 45 
Gloria Stuart
(Actress)

Gloria Stuart
2
Birthdate: July 4, 1910
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Died: 2010
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 46 

Hermann Grassmann
0
Birthdate: April 15, 1809
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Szczecin, Poland
Died: 1877

 47 
John D. Barrow
(Former astrophysicist who received the 2006 Templeton Prize for Progress Toward Research or Discoveries About Spiritual Realities)

John D. Barrow
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 29, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2020

 48 
Fred Trump Jr.
(Aircraft pilot)

Fred Trump Jr.
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 14, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States
Died: 1981

 49 

Lavoslav Ružička
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 13, 1887
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vukovar, Croatia
Died: 1976

 50 
Baden Powell
(Jazz Guitarist)

Baden Powell
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 6, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Varre-Sai, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: 2000