The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in October 17th

Frédéric Chopin

Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849)

Polish pianist and composer
Puyi

Puyi (1906 - 1967)

Emperor of China
J. Bruce Ismay

J. Bruce Ismay (1862 - 1937)

English businessman
Joey Bishop

Joey Bishop (1918 - 2007)

American actor
Laura Secord

Laura Secord (1775 - 1868)

Canadian heroine
Joan Hickson

Joan Hickson (1906 - 1998)

English actress
Santiago Ramón y Cajal

Santiago Ramón y Cajal (1852 - 1934)

Spanish neuroscientist
Philip Sidney

Philip Sidney (1554 - 1586)

English soldier, and poet
Danielle Darrieux

Danielle Darrieux (1917 - 2017)

French actress and singer
Teresa Brewer

Teresa Brewer (1931 - 2007)

American singer
Johann Nepomuk Hummel

Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778 - 1837)

Austrian pianist and composer
Pierre Laporte

Pierre Laporte (1921 - 1970)

Canadian journalist and politician
Raymond Aron

Raymond Aron (1905 - 1983)

French philosopher
Ray Boone

Ray Boone (1923 - 2004)

American baseball player
William Vaughn Moody

William Vaughn Moody (1869 - 1910)

United States dramatist and poet