Famous Deaths on February 20, Who Died on February 20

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Date Name
1054 Yaroslav the Wise, grand prince of Veliky Novgorod and Kiev (b. 978)
1154 Saint Wulfric of Haselbury (b. c. 1080)
1171 Conan IV, Duke of Brittany (b. 1138)
1194 Tancred, King of Sicily (b. 1138)
1258 Al-Musta'sim, Iraqi caliph (b. 1213)
1408 Henry Percy, 1st Earl of Northumberland, English politician, Earl Marshal of the United Kingdom (b. 1342)
1431 Pope Martin V (b. 1368)
1458 Lazar BrankoviĿ, Despot of Serbia
1513 King John of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden (b. 1455)
1524 Tecun Uman, Mayan ruler (b. 1500)
1579 Nicholas Bacon, English politician (b. 1509)
1618 Philip William, Prince of Orange (b. 1554)
1626 John Dowland, English lute player and composer (b. 1563)
1762 Tobias Mayer, German astronomer and academic (b. 1723)
1771 Jean-Jacques d'Ortous de Mairan, French geophysicist and astronomer (b. 1678)
1773 Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia (b. 1701)
1778 Laura Bassi, Italian physicist and scholar (b. 1711)
1790 Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1741)
1806 Lachlan McIntosh, Scottish-American general and politician (b. 1725)
1810 Andreas Hofer, Tyrolean rebel leader (b. 1767)
1850 Valentín Canalizo, Mexican general and politician. 14th President (1843-1844) (b. 1794)
1862 William Wallace Lincoln, American son of Abraham Lincoln (b. 1850)
1871 Paul Kane, Irish-Canadian painter (b. 1810)
1893 P. G. T. Beauregard, American general (b. 1818)
1895 Frederick Douglass, American author and activist (b. 1818)
1900 Washakie, American tribal leader (b. 1798)
1907 Henri Moissan, French chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1852)
1910 Boutros Ghali, Egyptian educator and politician, 9th Prime Minister of Egypt (b. 1846)
1916 Klas Pontus Arnoldson, Swedish journalist and politician, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1844)
1920 Jacinta Marto, Portuguese saint (b. 1910)
1920 Robert Peary, American admiral and explorer (b. 1856)
1933 Takiji Kobayashi, Japanese writer (b. 1903)
1936 Max Schreck, German actor (b. 1879)
1957 Sadri Maksudi Arsal, Turkish scholar and politician (b. 1878)
1961 Percy Grainger, Australian-American pianist and composer (b. 1882)
1963 Jacob Gade, Danish violinist and composer(b. 1879)
1966 Chester W. Nimitz, American admiral (b. 1885)
1968 Anthony Asquith, English director and screenwriter (b. 1902)
1969 Ernest Ansermet, Swiss conductor (b. 1883)
1972 Maria Goeppert-Mayer, German-American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1906)
1972 Walter Winchell, American journalist and actor (b. 1897)
1976 René Cassin, French lawyer and judge, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1887)
1976 Kathryn Kuhlman, healing evangelist, known for belief in Holy Spirit (b. 1907)
1981 Nicolas de Gunzburg, French-American banker and publisher (b. 1904)
1987 Wayne Boring, American illustrator (b. 1905)
1992 A. J. Casson, Canadian painter (b. 1898)
1992 Dick York, American actor (b. 1928)
1993 Ferruccio Lamborghini, Italian businessman, founded Lamborghini (b. 1916)
1993 Ernest L. Massad, American general (b. 1908)
1996 Solomon Asch, American psychologist and academic (b. 1907)
1996 Audrey Munson, American model (b. 1891)
1996 Toru Takemitsu, Japanese pianist, guitarist, and composer (b. 1930)
1999 Sarah Kane, English playwright (b. 1971)
1999 Gene Siskel, American journalist and critic (b. 1946)
2000 Anatoly Sobchak, Russian lawyer and politician, 1st Governor of Saint Petersburg (b. 1937)
2001 Rosemary DeCamp, American actress (b. 1910)
2001 Donella Meadows, American environmentalist, author, and academic (b. 1941)
2003 Mushaf Ali Mir, Pakistani air marshal (b. 1947)
2003 Maurice Blanchot, French philosopher and author (b. 1907)
2003 Orville Freeman, American soldier, lawyer, and politician, 29th Governor of Minnesota (b. 1918)
2005 Sandra Dee, American actress (b. 1942)
2005 John Raitt, American actor and singer (b. 1917)
2005 Hunter S. Thompson, American journalist and author (b. 1937)
2006 Curt Gowdy, American sportscaster (b. 1919)
2006 Lucjan Wolanowski, Polish journalist and author (b. 1920)
2008 Emily Perry, English actress and dancer (b. 1907)
2009 Larry H. Miller, American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1944)
2010 Alexander Haig, American general and politician, 59th United States Secretary of State (b. 1924)
2012 Knut Torbjørn Eggen, Norwegian footballer and manager (b. 1960)
2012 Katie Hall, American educator and politician (b. 1938)
2013 Kenji Eno, Japanese game designer and composer (b. 1970)
2013 David S. McKay, American biochemist and geologist (b. 1936)
2013 Antonio Roma, Argentinian footballer (b. 1932)
2014 Rafael Addiego Bruno, Uruguayan jurist and politician, President of Uruguay (b. 1923)
2014 Walter D. Ehlers, American lieutenant, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1921)
2014 Garrick Utley, American journalist (b. 1939)
2015 Govind Pansare, Indian author and activist (b. 1933)
2015 Henry Segerstrom, American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1923)
2015 John C. Willke, American physician, author, and activist (b. 1925)
2016 Fernando Cardenal, Nicaraguan priest and politician (b. 1934)
2017 Vitaly Churkin, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United Nations (b. 1952)
2017 Mildred Dresselhaus, American physicist (b. 1930)
2017 Steve Hewlett, British journalist (b. 1958)
789 Leo of Catania, saint and bishop of Catania (b. 709)
922 Theodora, Byzantine empress