Died On September 2nd

Discover the most famous people who died on September 2. The list includes people like J. R. R. Tolkien, Ho Chi Minh, Ronald Coase, Christiaan Barnard, Barbara McClintock. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, political leaders, surgeons and psychiatrists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, Australia & Germany 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 J. R. R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien
29
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author of 'The Hobbit' & 'The Lord of the Rings'
Birthdate: January 3, 1892
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Died: 1973

 2 Ho Chi Minh

Ho Chi Minh
27
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former PM and President of Democratic Republic of Vietnam
Birthdate: May 19, 1890
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cụm di tích Hoàng trù, Vietnam
Died: 1969

 3 Bob Denver

Bob Denver
8
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 9, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York
Died: 2005
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 Troy Donahue

Troy Donahue
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 27, 1936
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2001
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 5 Alvin York

Alvin York
2
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: December 13, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fentress County, Tennessee, United States
Died: 1964
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 6 Christiaan Barnard

Christiaan Barnard
3
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Cardiac Surgeon
Birthdate: November 8, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Beaufort West, South Africa
Died: 2001

 7 Claire Wineland

Claire Wineland
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Motivational Speaker, Author
Birthdate: April 10, 1997
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Austin, Texas
Died: 2018
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 8 Viktor Frankl

Viktor Frankl
1
Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: March 26, 1905
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Leopoldstadt, Vienna, Austria
Died: 1997

 9 Jean Speegle Howard

Jean Speegle Howard
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 31, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Duncan, Oklahoma, United States
Died: 2000

 10 Henri Rousseau

Henri Rousseau
0
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: May 21, 1844
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Laval, France
Died: 1910
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 11 Barbara McClintock

Barbara McClintock
1
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: June 16, 1902
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1992

 12 Peter Freuchen

Peter Freuchen
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: February 20, 1886
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Nykøbing Falster, Denmark
Died: 1957
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 13 Alan Kurdi

Alan Kurdi
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 2012 AD
Birthplace: Kobane, Syria
Died: 2015

 14 Pierre de Coubertin

Pierre de Coubertin
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Father of the Modern Olympic Games
Birthdate: January 1, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paris
Died: 1937

 15 Sir William Rowan Hamilton

Sir William Rowan Hamilton
1
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: August 4, 1805
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 1865

 16 Thomas Telford

Thomas Telford
3
Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: August 9, 1757
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Eskdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Died: 1834

 17 Henry Lawson

Henry Lawson
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 17, 1867
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Grenfell
Died: 1922

 18 Jiaqing

Jiaqing
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: November 13, 1760
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Yuanmingyuan Park, Beijing, China
Died: 1820

 19 Francis Ouimet

Francis Ouimet
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: May 8, 1893
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1967

 20 John Bowlby

John Bowlby
0
Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: February 26, 1907
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bournemouth, London, England
Died: 1990

 21 Ronald Coase

Ronald Coase
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Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: December 29, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Willesden, London, England
Died: 2013

 22 Jonathan M. Wainwright

Jonathan M. Wainwright
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: August 23, 1883
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Walla Walla, Washington, United States
Died: 1953

 23 Roy Castle

Roy Castle
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Actor, Dancer
Birthdate: August 31, 1932
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Scholes, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died: 1994
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 24 Bill Melendez

Bill Melendez
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Animator
Birthdate: November 15, 1916
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hermosillo, Mexico
Died: 2008

 25 Fazlollah Zahedi

Fazlollah Zahedi
2
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 17, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamedan, Iran
Died: 1963

 26 Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy

Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 8, 1949
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pulivendula, Andhra Pradesh, India
Died: 2009

 27 Enid Lyons

Enid Lyons
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 9, 1897
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Smithton
Died: 1981

 28 Frederik Pohl

Frederik Pohl
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 26, 1919
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2013

 29 Kang Kek Iew

Kang Kek Iew
0
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Former Khmer Rouge leader known for director of the S-21 prison camp, Leader of Santebal
Birthdate: November 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cambodia
Died: 2020

 30 Karl Silberbauer

Karl Silberbauer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: June 21, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: 1972

 31 Johanna van Gogh-Bonger

Johanna van Gogh-Bonger
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Famous As: Art collector
Birthdate: October 4, 1862
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Amsterdam
Died: 1925

 32 Horst Kasner

Horst Kasner
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former German Protestant theologian and father of former German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Birthdate: August 6, 1926
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pankow, Berlin, Germany
Died: 2011

 33 Alfonso García Robles

Alfonso García Robles
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: March 20, 1911
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Zamora
Died: 1991

 34 Jusepe de Ribera

Jusepe de Ribera
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: January 12, 1591
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Xàtiva, Spain
Died: 1652

 35 Okakura Kakuzō

Okakura Kakuzō
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Art critic
Birthdate: February 14, 1862
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Yokohama, Japan
Died: 1913

 36 Sidney Kidman

Sidney Kidman
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Businessperson, Stockman
Birthdate: May 9, 1857
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Adelaide
Died: 1935

 37 Eric Ravilious

Eric Ravilious
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: painter, illustrator
Birthdate: June 22, 1903
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Acton, London
Died: 1942

 38 Kösem Sultan

Kösem Sultan
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Famous As: Ottoman sultana
Birthdate: 1589 AD
Birthplace: Tinos, Republic of Venice (currently the territory of Greece)
Died: 1651

 39 Toni Mannix

Toni Mannix
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Famous As: Actress, Dancer
Birthdate: February 19, 1906
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, United States
Died: 1983

 40 Eileen Nearne

Eileen Nearne
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Spy
Birthdate: March 15, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2010

 41 John Forrest

John Forrest
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 22, 1847
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bunbury, Australia
Died: 1918

 42 N. F. S. Grundtvig

N. F. S. Grundtvig
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 8, 1783
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vordingborg Municipality, Denmark
Died: 1872

 43 George Reginald Starr

George Reginald Starr
0
Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Secret agent during World War II
Birthdate: April 6, 1904
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London
Died: 1980

 44 Reggie Harding

Reggie Harding
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 4, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 1972
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)

 45 Constantius III

Constantius III
0
Famous As: Roman emperor of the West
Birthdate: 0370 AD
Birthplace: Niš, Serbia
Died: 0421

 46 Peter West

Peter West
0
Famous As: Sports Commentator
Birthdate: August 12, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cranbrook, Kent, England
Died: 2003

 47 Norman Gordon

Norman Gordon
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: August 6, 1911
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boksburg
Died: 2014

 48 Jerry Heller

Jerry Heller
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: October 6, 1940
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: 2016

 49 Bernardino Rivadavia

Bernardino Rivadavia
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: First President of Argentina
Birthdate: May 20, 1780
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires
Died: 1845

 50 Arthur Saint-Léon

Arthur Saint-Léon
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet Master
Birthdate: September 17, 1821
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1870