The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on April 9th

Prince Philip

Prince Philip (1921 - 2021)

Prince consort and Duke of Edinburgh
Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon (1561 - 1626)

English philosopher
Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906 - 1945)

German pastor and theologian
Sidney Lumet

Sidney Lumet (1924 - 2011)

American director
Andrea Dworkin

Andrea Dworkin (1946 - 2005)

American activist and author
Charles Van Doren

Charles Van Doren (1926 - 2019)

American quiz show contestant
Phil Ochs

Phil Ochs (1940 - 1976)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Wilhelm Canaris

Wilhelm Canaris (1887 - 1945)

German admiral and intelligence chief
Will Smith

Will Smith (1981 - 2016)

American football player
Jacques Necker

Jacques Necker (1732 - 1804)

Swiss-French politician
Willie Stargell

Willie Stargell (1940 - 2001)

American professional baseball player and coach
Alessandro Malaspina

Alessandro Malaspina (1754 - 1810)

Explorer, navigator, cartographer, politician
Bob Allison

Bob Allison (1934 - 1995)

American baseball player
Weldon Irvine

Weldon Irvine (1943 - 2002)

American pianist and poet
Horst Dassler

Horst Dassler (1936 - 1987)

German businessman and son of Adolf Dassler