Famous Deaths on March 17, Who Died on March 17

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Date Name
1008 Kazan, emperor of Japan (b. 968)
1040 Harold Harefoot, king of England
1058 Lulach, king of Scotland
1199 Jocelin of Glasgow, Scottish monk and bishop (b. 1130)
1267 Pierre de Montreuil, French architect
1270 Philip of Montfort, French knight and nobleman
1272 Go-Saga, emperor of Japan (b. 1220)
1361 An-Nasir Hasan, Mamluk sultan of Egypt
1394 Louis of Enghien, French nobleman
1406 Ibn Khaldun, Tunisian sociologist, historian, and scholar (b. 1332)
1425 Ashikaga Yoshikazu, Japanese shōgun (b. 1407)
1516 Giuliano de' Medici, Italian nobleman (b. 1479)
1527 Rana Sanga, Indian ruler (b. 1482)
1565 Alexander Ales, Scottish theologian and academic (b. 1500)
1611 Sophia of Sweden, duchess of Saxe-Lauenburg (b. 1547)
1620 John Sarkander, Polish-Moravian priest and saint (b. 1576)
1640 Philip Massinger, English playwright (b. 1583)
1649 Gabriel Lalemant, French missionary and saint (b. 1610)
1663 Jerome Weston, 2nd Earl of Portland, English diplomat (b. 1605)
1680 François de La Rochefoucauld, French author (b. 1613)
1704 Menno van Coehoorn, Dutch soldier and engineer (b. 1641)
1715 Gilbert Burnet, Scottish bishop and historian (b. 1643)
1741 Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French poet and playwright (b. 1671)
1764 George Parker, 2nd Earl of Macclesfield, English astronomer and politician (b. 1695)
1782 Daniel Bernoulli, Dutch-Swiss mathematician and physicist (b. 1700)
180 Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperor (b. 121)
1828 James Edward Smith, English botanist and entomologist (b. 1759)
1829 Sophia Albertina, princess-abbess of Quedlinburg (b. 1753)
1830 Laurent de Gouvion Saint-Cyr, French general and politician (b. 1764)
1846 Friedrich Bessel, German astronomer, mathematician, and physicist (b. 1784)
1849 William II, Dutch sovereign prince and king (b. 1792)
1853 Christian Doppler, Austrian physicist and mathematician (b. 1803)
1871 Robert Chambers, Scottish geologist and publisher, co-founded Chambers Harrap (b. 1802)
1875 Ferdinand Laub, Czech violinist and composer (b. 1832)
1893 Jules Ferry, French lawyer and politician, 44th Prime Minister of France (b. 1832)
1917 Franz Brentano, German philosopher and psychologist (b. 1838)
1926 Aleksei Brusilov, Georgian-Russian general (b. 1853)
1937 Austen Chamberlain, English politician, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1863)
1940 Philomène Belliveau, Canadian artist (b. 1854)
1946 Dai Li, Chinese general (b. 1897)
1949 Aleksandra Ekster, Russian-French painter and set designer (b. 1882)
1956 Fred Allen, American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and author (b. 1894)
1956 Irène Joliot-Curie, French physicist and chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1897)
1957 Ramon Magsaysay, Filipino captain and politician, 7th President of the Philippines (b. 1907)
1958 John Pius Boland, Irish tennis player and politician (b. 1870)
1958 Bertha De Vriese, Belgian physician (b. 1877)
1961 Susanna M. Salter, American activist and politician (b. 1860)
1965 Amos Alonzo Stagg, American football player and coach (b. 1862)
1974 Louis Kahn, American architect and academic, designed Jatiyo Sangsad Bhaban (b. 1901)
1976 Luchino Visconti, Italian director and screenwriter (b. 1906)
1981 Paul Dean, American baseball player (b. 1913)
1983 Haldan Keffer Hartline, American physiologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1903)
1983 Louisa E. Rhine, American botanist and parapsychologist (b. 1891)
1986 Clarence D. Lester, African-American fighter pilot (b.1923)
1990 Capucine, French model and actress (b. 1928)
1992 Grace Stafford, American actress (b. 1903)
1993 Helen Hayes, American actress (b. 1900)
1994 Mai Zetterling, Swedish-English actress and director (b. 1925)
1996 René Clément, French director and screenwriter (b. 1913)
1996 Terry Stafford, American singer-songwriter (b. 1941)
1997 Jermaine Stewart, American singer-songwriter and dancer (b. 1957)
1999 Ernest Gold, Austrian-American composer (b. 1921)
1999 Jean Pierre-Bloch, French activist (b. 1905)
2002 Rosetta LeNoire, American actress and producer (b. 1911)
2002 VĿn Tiến Dũng, Vietnamese general and politician, 6th Minister of Defence for Vietnam (b. 1917)
2002 Sylvester "Pat" Weaver, American television broadcaster and producer (b. 1908)
2005 Royce Frith, Canadian lawyer, politician, and diplomat, Canadian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (b. 1923)
2005 George F. Kennan, American historian and diplomat, United States Ambassador to the Soviet Union (b. 1904)
2005 Andre Norton, American author (b. 1912)
2006 Oleg Cassini, French-American fashion designer (b. 1913)
2006 Ray Meyer, American basketball player and coach (b. 1913)
2006 İstemihan TaviloĿlu, Turkish composer and educator (b. 1945)
2007 John Backus, American mathematician and computer scientist, designed Fortran (b. 1924)
2007 Roger Bennett, American singer-songwriter and pianist (b. 1959)
2008 Roland Arnall, French-American businessman and diplomat, 63rd United States Ambassador to the Netherlands (b. 1939)
2009 Clodovil Hernandes, Brazilian television host and politician (b. 1937)
2010 Alex Chilton, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1950)
2010 Sid Fleischman, American author and screenwriter (b. 1920)
2011 Michael Gough, English actor (b. 1916)
2011 Ferlin Husky, American country music singer (b. 1925)
2012 Shenouda III, pope of Alexandria (b. 1923)
2012 Margaret Whitlam, Australian swimmer and author (b. 1919)
2013 William B. Caldwell III, American general (b. 1925)
2013 Lawrence Fuchs, American scholar and academic (b. 1927)
2013 A.B.C. Whipple, American journalist and historian (b. 1918)
2014 Marek Galiſski, Polish cyclist (b. 1974)
2014 Joseph Kerman, American musicologist and critic (b. 1924)
2014 Rachel Lambert Mellon, American gardener, philanthropist, art collector and political patron (b. 1910)
2015 Frank Perris, Canadian motorcycle racer (b. 1931)
2016 Meir Dagan, Israeli general (b. 1945)
2016 Zoltán Kamondi, Hungarian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1960)
2018 Mike MacDonald, Canadian comedian (b. 1954)
2018 Phan VĿn Khải, the fifth Prime Minister of Vietnam (b. 1933)
45 BC Titus Labienus, Roman general (b. 100 BC)
45 BC Publius Attius Varus, Roman governor of Africa
624 Amr ibn Hishām, Arab polytheist
659 Gertrude of Nivelles, Frankish abbess
836 Haito, bishop of Basel
905 Li Yu, Prince of De, prince and emperor of the Tang Dynasty