The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on 1917

Émile Durkheim

Émile Durkheim (1858 - 1917)

French sociologist
Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas (1834 - 1917)

French painter
Buffalo Bill

Buffalo Bill (1846 - 1917)

American soldier and hunter
Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin (1840 - 1917)

French sculptor
Scott Joplin

Scott Joplin (1867 - 1917)

American composer, musician, and pianist
Liliuokalani

Liliuokalani (1838 - 1917)

Hawaiian writer, songwriter and monarch
George Dewey

George Dewey (1837 - 1917)

American admiral
Dadabhai Naoroji

Dadabhai Naoroji (1825 - 1917)

Indian politician
Edward Burnett Tylor

Edward Burnett Tylor (1832 - 1917)

English anthropologist
Ferdinand von Zeppelin

Ferdinand von Zeppelin (1838 - 1917)

German general and aircraft manufacturer
Franz Brentano

Franz Brentano (1838 - 1917)

German philosopher and psychologist
Léon Bloy

Léon Bloy (1846 - 1917)

French writer
Octave Mirbeau

Octave Mirbeau (1848 - 1917)

French journalist, author, and playwright
Theodor Kocher

Theodor Kocher (1841 - 1917)

Swiss physician, medical researcher and 1909 Nobel laureate in the field of thyroid surgery.