The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in April 15th

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

American Politician, 16th President of the United States
Edward Gorey

Edward Gorey (1925 - 2000)

American illustrator and poet
Pol Pot

Pol Pot (1925 - 1998)

Cambodian dictator
Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905 - 1980)

French philosopher and writer
Greta Garbo

Greta Garbo (1905 - 1990)

Swedish actress
John Jacob Astor IV

John Jacob Astor IV (1864 - 1912)

American businessman
Joey Ramone

Joey Ramone (1951 - 2001)

American singer
Madame de Pompadour

Madame de Pompadour (1721 - 1764)

French mistress of Louis XV of France
Corrie ten Boom

Corrie ten Boom (1892 - 1983)

Dutch author and Holocaust survivor
Manuel Roxas

Manuel Roxas (1892 - 1948)

Filipino politician
Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold (1822 - 1888)

English poet and critic
Pedro Infante

Pedro Infante (1917 - 1957)

Mexican actor and singer
Father Damien

Father Damien (1840 - 1889)

Flemish missionary and priest
Jean Genet

Jean Genet (1910 - 1986)

French author, poet, and playwright
Clara Blandick

Clara Blandick (1880 - 1962)

American actress
Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth (1946 - 2017)

English guitarist and composer
Isidor Straus

Isidor Straus (1845 - 1912)

German-American businessman and politician
Benjamin Guggenheim

Benjamin Guggenheim (1865 - 1912)

American businessman
Robert Musil

Robert Musil (1880 - 1942)

Austrian author
Totò

Totò (1898 - 1967)

Italian actor and singer
Giovanni Gentile

Giovanni Gentile (1875 - 1944)

Italian philosopher
Wallace Hartley

Wallace Hartley (1878 - 1912)

English violinist and bandleader, victim of the RMS Titanic sinking
Benjamin Hooks

Benjamin Hooks (1925 - 2010)

American civil rights leader
Jack Coombs

Jack Coombs (1882 - 1957)

American baseball player and coach