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Find out the Famous Peoples died this week who are Leaders, Historical Personalities, Emperors & Kings and more. This list contain Famous people died this week including Walter Kohn, Lao Tzu (Laozi), Ashoka, Bernadette Soubirous, Vitruvius and many more Celebrities.

The Most Famous people died this week

Walter KohnMarch 9, 1923AustrianNobel Laureate Walter Kohn was an Austrian-born American theoretical chemist and physicist
Lao Tzu (Laozi)601 BCChineseLao Tzu was a legendary Chinese philosopher who wrote the important “Daodejing”
Ashoka304 BCIndianAshoka was the third emperor of the Mauryan Dynasty and ruled almost the entire Indian subcontinent
Bernadette SoubirousJanuary 7, 1844FrenchSaint Bernadette was a Christian Saint who had Marian apparitions of a small young lady who identified herself as the Immaculate Conception
Vitruvius80 BCAncient RomanVitruvius was a Roman architect, author, and military engineer during the 1st century BC
Iqbal Masih1983PakistaniIqbal Masih was a Pakistani boy who suffered as a child labourer and later became a symbol of child labour
Pythagoras570 BCGreekPythagoras of Samos was a Greek mathematician and philosopher
Charles DarwinFebruary 12, 1809BritishCharles Darwin was one of the most influential figures in human history
Sargon of Akkad2340 BCIraqiSargon of Akkad, also called ‘Sargon the Great’, ‘Sarru-Kan’ and ‘Shar-Gani-Sharri’, was the founder and first king of the Akkadian Empire
Pol PotMay 19, 1925CambodianPol Pot was the Cambodian revolutionary who led the Khmer Rouge
Marc Antony

Marc Antony

Mark Antony was a famous Roman general and politician

Joey Ramone

Joey Ramone was a Jewish American songwriter and vocalist of the punk band ‘Ramones’

AmericanMay 19, 1951143 views

Emma Morano

Once regarded as the world’s oldest living person, Emma Morano was an Italian woman who died at the age of 117 years and 137 days.

ItalianNovember 29, 1899176 views

Eduardo Galeano

Eduardo Galeano was a famous Uruguayan writer, novelist and journalist

Herod the Great

Herod the Great was a Roman client king who ruled Judea from 37 BCE to 4 BCE

Jordanian73 BC129 views


Pompey (Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus), a key figure in ancient Roman history, was a politician and a military commander who was active during the late Roman Republic.

Italian70 views

Benjamin Rush

Benjamin Rush, a physician and educator, was one of the founding fathers of the United States of America

AmericanJanuary 4, 1746142 views

Anna Ancher

19th century Danish painter, Anna Ancher, was a part of the famous association of Danish painters, the Skagen Group

DanishAugust 18, 1859117 views

Annie Jump Cannon

Annie Jump Cannon was an American astronomer and physicist

AmericanDecember 11, 1863151 views

Johnny Torrio

Johnny Torrio was an Italian-American gangster, who is widely acknowledged as the founder of organized crime in America

AmericanJanuary 20, 1882199 views