Famous Deaths on April 9, Who Died on April 9

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Date Name
1024 Benedict VIII, pope of the Catholic Church (b. 980)
1137 William X, duke of Aquitaine (b. 1099)
1241 Henry II, High Duke of Poland (b. 1196)
1283 Margaret of Scotland, queen of Norway (b. 1261)
1327 Walter Stewart, 6th High Steward of Scotland, Scottish nobleman (ca. 1296)
1483 Edward IV, king of England (b. 1442)
1484 Edward of Middleheim, prince of Wales (b. 1473)
1550 Alqas Mirza, Safavid prince (b. 1516)
1553 François Rabelais, French monk and scholar (b. 1494)
1557 Mikael Agricola, Finnish priest and scholar (b. 1510)
1626 Francis Bacon, English jurist and politician, Attorney General for England and Wales (b. 1561)
1654 Matei Basarab, Romanian prince (b. 1588)
1693 Roger de Rabutin, Comte de Bussy, French author (b. 1618)
1747 Simon Fraser, 11th Lord Lovat, Scottish soldier and politician (b. 1667)
1754 Christian Wolff, German philosopher and academic (b. 1679)
1761 William Law, English priest and theologian (b. 1686)
1768 Sarah Fielding, English author (b. 1710)
1804 Jacques Necker, Swiss-French politician, Chief Minister to the French Monarch (b. 1732)
1806 William V, stadtholder of the Dutch Republic (b. 1748)
1872 Erastus Corning, American businessman and politician (b. 1794)
1876 Charles Goodyear, American lawyer, judge, and politician (b. 1804)
1882 Dante Gabriel Rossetti, English poet and painter (b. 1828)
1889 Michel Eugène Chevreul, French chemist and academic (b. 1786)
1909 Helena Modjeska, Polish-American actress (b. 1840)
1915 Raymond Whittindale, English rugby player (b. 1883)
1917 James Hope Moulton, English philologist and scholar (b. 1863)
1922 Hans Fruhstorfer, German entomologist and explorer (b. 1866)
1926 Zip the Pinhead, American freak show performer (b. 1857)
1936 Ferdinand Tönnies, German sociologist and philosopher (b. 1855)
1940 Mrs Patrick Campbell, English actress (b. 1865)
1944 Yevgeniya Rudneva, Ukrainian lieutenant and pilot (b. 1920)
1945 Dietrich Bonhoeffer, German pastor and theologian (b. 1906)
1945 Wilhelm Canaris, German admiral (b. 1887)
1945 Johann Georg Elser, German carpenter (b. 1903)
1945 Hans Oster, German general (b. 1887)
1945 Karl Sack, German lawyer and jurist (b. 1896)
1945 Hans von Dohnányi, Austrian-German lawyer and jurist (b. 1902)
1948 George Carpenter, Australian 5th General of The Salvation Army (b. 1872)
1948 Jorge Eliécer Gaitán, Colombian lawyer and politician, 16th Colombian Minister of National Education (b. 1903)
1951 Vilhelm Bjerknes, Norwegian physicist and meteorologist (b. 1862)
1953 Eddie Cochems, American football player and coach (b. 1877)
1953 C. E. M. Joad, English philosopher and television host (b. 1891)
1953 Hans Reichenbach, German philosopher from the Vienna Circle (b. 1891)
1959 Frank Lloyd Wright, American architect, designed the Price Tower and Fallingwater (b. 1867)
1961 Zog I of Albania (b. 1895)
1963 Eddie Edwards, American trombonist (b. 1891)
1963 Xul Solar, Argentinian painter and sculptor (b. 1887)
1970 Gustaf Tenggren, Swedish-American illustrator and animator (b. 1896)
1976 Dagmar Nordstrom, American singer-songwriter and pianist (b. 1903)
1976 Phil Ochs, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1940)
1976 Renato Petronio, Italian rower (b. 1891)
1978 Clough Williams-Ellis, English-Welsh architect, designed Portmeirion (b. 1883)
1980 Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr, Iraqi cleric and philosopher (b. 1935)
1982 Wilfrid Pelletier, Canadian pianist, composer, and conductor (b. 1896)
1988 Brook Benton, American singer-songwriter and actor (b. 1931)
1988 Hans Berndt, German footballer (b. 1913)
1988 Dave Prater, American singer (b. 1937)
1991 Forrest Towns, American hurdler and coach (b. 1914)
1993 Joseph B. Soloveitchik, American rabbi and philosopher (b. 1903)
1996 Richard Condon, American author and publicist (b. 1915)
1997 Mae Boren Axton, American singer-songwriter (b. 1914)
1997 Helene Hanff, American author and screenwriter (b. 1916)
1998 Tom Cora, American cellist and composer (b. 1953)
1999 Ibrahim Baré Maïnassara, Nigerien general and politician, President of Niger (b. 1949)
2001 Willie Stargell, American baseball player and coach (b. 1940)
2002 Pat Flaherty, American race car driver (b. 1926)
2002 Leopold Vietoris, Austrian soldier, mathematician, and academic (b. 1891)
2003 Jerry Bittle, American cartoonist (b. 1949)
2006 Billy Hitchcock, American baseball player, coach, manager (b. 1916)
2006 Vilgot Sjöman, Swedish director and screenwriter (b. 1924)
2007 Egon Bondy, Czech philosopher and poet (b. 1930)
2007 Dorrit Hoffleit, American astronomer and academic (b. 1907)
2009 Nick Adenhart, American baseball player (b. 1986)
2010 Zoltán Varga, Hungarian footballer and manager (b. 1945)
2011 Zakariya Rashid Hassan al-Ashiri, Bahraini journalist (b. 1971)
2011 Sidney Lumet, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1924)
2012 Malcolm Thomas, Welsh rugby player and cricketer (b. 1929)
2013 David Hayes, American sculptor and painter (b. 1931)
2013 Greg McCrary, American football player (b. 1952)
2013 Mordechai Mishani, Israeli lawyer and politician (b. 1945)
2013 McCandlish Phillips, American journalist and author (b. 1927)
2013 Paolo Soleri, Italian-American architect, designed the Cosanti (b. 1919)
2014 Gil Askey, American trumpet player, composer, and producer (b. 1925)
2014 Chris Banks, American football player (b. 1973)
2014 Rory Ellinger, American lawyer and politician (b. 1941)
2014 Norman Girvan, Jamaican economist, academic, and politician (b. 1941)
2014 Aelay Narendra, Indian politician (b. 1946)
2014 A. N. R. Robinson, Trinbagonian politician, 3rd President of Trinidad and Tobago (b. 1926)
2014 Svetlana Velmar-JankoviĿ, Serbian author (b. 1933)
2015 Paul Almond, Canadian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1931)
2015 Margaret Rule, British marine archaeologist (b. 1928)
2015 Nina Companeez, French director and screenwriter (b. 1937)
2015 Alexander Dalgarno, English physicist and academic (b. 1928)
2015 Ivan Doig, American journalist and author (b. 1939)
2015 Tsien Tsuen-hsuin, Chinese-American academic (b. 1909)
2016 Duane Clarridge, American spy (b. 1932)
2016 Will Smith, American football player (b. 1981)
2017 John Clarke, New Zealand-Australian comedian, writer, and satirist (b. 1948)
436 Tan Daoji, Chinese general and politician
491 Zeno, emperor of the Byzantine Empire (b. 425)
585 BC Jimmu, emperor of Japan (b. 711 BC)
682 Maslama ibn Mukhallad al-Ansari, Egyptian politician, Governor of Egypt (b. 616)
715 Constantine, pope of the Catholic Church (b. 664)
93 Yuan An, Chinese scholar and politician