Famous Deaths on April 26, Who Died on April 26

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Date Name
1192 Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan (b. 1127)
1366 Simon Islip, Archbishop of Canterbury
1392 Jeong Mong-ju, Korean civil minister, diplomat and scholar (b. 1338)
1444 Robert Campin, Flemish painter (b. 1378)
1489 Ashikaga Yoshihisa, Japanese shōgun (b. 1465)
1558 Jean Fernel, French physician (b. 1497)
1686 Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie, Swedish statesman and military man (b. 1622)
1716 John Somers, 1st Baron Somers, English jurist and politician, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain (b. 1651)
1784 Nano Nagle, Irish nun and educator, founded the Presentation Sisters (b. 1718)
1789 Petr Ivanovich Panin, Russian general (b. 1721)
1809 Bernhard Schott, German music publisher (b. 1748)
1865 John Wilkes Booth, American actor, assassin of Abraham Lincoln (b. 1838)
1881 Ludwig Freiherr von und zu der Tann-Rathsamhausen, German general (b. 1815)
1895 Eric Stenbock, Estonian-English author and poet (b. 1860)
1910 Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson, Norwegian-French author, poet, and playwright, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1832)
1915 John Bunny, American actor (b. 1863)
1920 Srinivasa Ramanujan, Indian mathematician and theorist (b. 1887)
1932 William Lockwood, English cricketer (b. 1868)
1934 Arturs Alberings, Latvian politician, former Prime Minister of Latvia (b. 1876)
1940 Carl Bosch, German chemist and engineer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1874)
1944 Violette Morris, French footballer, shot putter, and discus thrower (b. 1893)
1945 Sigmund Rascher, German physician (b. 1909)
1946 James Larkin White, American miner, explorer, and park ranger (b. 1882)
1950 George Murray Hulbert, American lawyer, judge, and politician (b. 1881)
1951 Arnold Sommerfeld, German physicist and academic (b. 1868)
1956 Edward Arnold, American actor (b. 1890)
1957 Gichin Funakoshi, Japanese martial artist, founded Shotokan (b. 1868)
1964 E. J. Pratt, Canadian poet and author (b. 1882)
1968 John Heartfield, German illustrator and photographer (b. 1891)
1969 Morihei Ueshiba, Japanese martial artist, founded aikido (b. 1883)
1970 Erik Bergman, Swedish minister and author (b. 1886)
1973 Irene Ryan, American actress and philanthropist (b. 1902)
1976 Sidney Franklin, American bullfighter (b. 1903)
1980 Cicely Courtneidge, Australian-born British actress, comedian and singer (b. 1893)
1981 Jim Davis, American actor (b. 1909)
1984 Count Basie, American pianist, composer, and bandleader (b. 1904)
1986 Broderick Crawford, American actor (b. 1911)
1987 Shankar, Indian composer and conductor (b. 1922)
1989 Lucille Ball, American model, actress, comedian, and producer (b. 1911)
1991 Leo Arnaud, French-American composer and conductor (b. 1904)
1994 Masutatsu Ōyama, Japanese martial artist, founded Kyokushin kaikan (b. 1923)
1996 Stirling Silliphant, American screenwriter and producer (b. 1918)
1999 Adrian Borland, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1957)
2003 Rosemary Brown, Jamaican-Canadian academic and politician (b. 1930)
2004 Hubert Selby, Jr., American author, poet, and screenwriter (b. 1928)
2005 Mason Adams, American actor (b. 1919)
2007 Jack Valenti, American businessman, created the MPAA film rating system (b. 1921)
2008 Árpád Orbán, Hungarian footballer (b. 1938)[48]
2009 Hans Holzer, Austrian-American paranormal investigator and author (b. 1920)
2010 Mariam A. Aleem, Egyptian graphic designer and academic (b. 1930)
2011 Phoebe Snow, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1950)
2012 Terence Spinks, English boxer and trainer (b. 1938)
2013 Jacqueline Brookes, American actress and educator (b. 1930)
2014 Gerald Guralnik, American physicist and academic (b. 1936)
2015 Jayne Meadows, American actress (b. 1919)
2016 Harry Wu, Chinese human rights activist (b. 1937)
2017 Jonathan Demme, American filmmaker, producer and screenwriter (b. 1944)
2022 Klaus Schulze, German composer and musician (b. 1947)
499 Emperor Xiaowen of Northern Wei (b. 467)
645 Richarius, Frankish monk and saint (b. 560)
680 Muawiyah I, Umayyad caliph (b. 602)
757 Pope Stephen II (b. 715)
893 Chen Jingxuan, general of the Tang Dynasty
962 Adalbero I, bishop of Metz