Famous Deaths on May 23, Who Died on May 23

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Date Name
1125 Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1086)
1304 Jehan de Lescurel, French poet and composer
1338 Alice de Warenne, Countess of Arundel, English noble (b. 1287)
1370 Toghon Temür, Mongol emperor (b. 1320)
1423 Antipope Benedict XIII (b. 1328)
1498 Girolamo Savonarola, Italian friar and preacher (b. 1452)
1523 Ashikaga Yoshitane, Japanese shōgun (b. 1466)
1524 Ismail I, First Emperor of Safavid Empire (b. 1487)
1591 John Blitheman, English organist and composer (b. 1525)
1662 John Gauden, English bishop (b. 1605)
1691 Adrien Auzout, French astronomer and instrument maker (b. 1622)
1701 William Kidd, Scottish pirate (b. 1645)
1749 Abraham ben Abraham, Polish martyr (b. 1700)
1752 William Bradford, English-American printer (b. 1663)
1754 John Wood, the Elder, English architect, designed The Circus and Queen Square (b. 1704)
1783 James Otis, Jr., American lawyer and politician (b. 1725)
1813 Géraud Duroc, French general and diplomat (b. 1772)
1815 Gotthilf Heinrich Ernst Muhlenberg, American clergyman and botanist (b. 1753)
1841 Franz Xaver von Baader, German philosopher and theologian (b. 1765)
1855 Charles Robert Malden, English lieutenant and explorer (b. 1797)
1857 Augustin-Louis Cauchy, French mathematician and academic (b. 1789)
1868 Kit Carson, American general (b. 1809)
1886 Leopold von Ranke, German historian and academic (b. 1795)
1893 Anton von Schmerling, Austrian politician (b. 1805)
1895 Franz Ernst Neumann, German mineralogist, physicist, and mathematician (b. 1798)
1906 Henrik Ibsen, Norwegian director, playwright, and poet (b. 1828)
1908 François Coppée, French poet and author (b. 1842)
1920 Svetozar Boroević, Croatian-Austrian field marshal (b. 1856)
1921 August Nilsson, Swedish shot putter and tug of war competitor (b. 1872)
1934 Clyde Barrow, American criminal (b. 1909)
1937 John D. Rockefeller, American businessman and philanthropist, founded the Standard Oil Company and Rockefeller University (b. 1839)
1938 Frederick Ruple, Swiss-American painter (b. 1871)
1942 Panagiotis Toundas, Greek composer and conductor (b. 1886)
1945 Heinrich Himmler, German commander and politician, Reich Minister of the Interior (b. 1900)
1947 Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz, Swiss author and poet (b. 1878)
1949 Jan Frans De Boever, Belgian painter and illustrator (b. 1872)
1956 Gustav Suits, Latvian-Estonian poet and politician (b. 1883)
1960 Georges Claude, French engineer and inventor, created Neon lighting (b. 1870)
1962 Louis Coatalen, French engineer (b. 1879)
1963 August Jakobson, Estonian author and politician (b. 1904)
1965 David Smith, American sculptor (b. 1906)
1975 Moms Mabley, American comedian and actor (b. 1894)
1979 S. Selvanayagam, Sri Lankan geographer and academic (b. 1932)
1981 Gene Green, American baseball player (b. 1933)
1986 Sterling Hayden, American actor (b. 1916)
1989 Georgy Tovstonogov, Russian director and producer (b. 1915)
1991 Wilhelm Kempff, German pianist and composer (b. 1895)
1992 Kostas Davourlis, Greek footballer (b. 1948)
1994 Olav Hauge, Norwegian poet (b. 1908)
1996 Kronid Lyubarsky, Russian journalist and activist (b. 1934)
1998 Telford Taylor, American general and lawyer (b. 1908)
1999 Owen Hart, Canadian-American wrestler (b. 1965)
2002 Big Bill Neidjie, Australian activist and last speaker of the Gaagudju language (b. c. 1920)
2006 Lloyd Bentsen, American colonel and politician, 69th United States Secretary of the Treasury (b. 1921)
2008 Iñaki Ochoa de Olza, Spanish mountaineer (b. 1967)
2009 Roh Moo-hyun, South Korean soldier and politician, 9th President of South Korea (b. 1946)
2010 José Lima, Dominican-American baseball player (b. 1972)
2011 Xavier Tondo, Spanish cyclist (b. 1978)
2012 Paul Fussell, American historian, author, and academic (b. 1924)
2013 Epy Guerrero, Dominican baseball player, coach, and scout (b. 1942)
2014 Mikhail Egorovich Alekseev, Russian linguist and academic (b. 1949)
2015 Anne Meara, American actress, comedian and playwright (b. 1929)
2017 Roger Moore, English actor (b. 1927)
2020 Hana Kimura, Japanese professional wrestler (b. 1997)
2021 Ron Hill, English long-distance runner (b. 1938)
230 Urban I, pope of the Catholic Church
922 Li Sizhao, Chinese general and governor
962 Guibert of Gembloux, Frankish abbot (b. 892)