Famous Deaths on May 24, Who Died on May 24

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Date Name
1089 Lanfranc, Archbishop of Canterbury
1136 Hugues de Payens, first Grand Master of the Knights Templar (b. c. 1070)
1153 David I of Scotland (b. 1083)
1201 Theobald III, Count of Champagne (b. 1179)
1351 Abu al-Hasan Ali ibn Othman, Moroccan sultan (b. 1297)
1408 Taejo of Joseon (b. 1335)
1425 Murdoch Stewart, 2nd Duke of Albany, Scottish politician (b. 1362)
1456 Ambroise de Loré, French commander (b. 1396)
1543 Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish mathematician and astronomer (b. 1473)
1612 Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, English politician, Lord High Treasurer (b. 1563)
1627 Luis de Góngora, Spanish poet and cleric (b. 1561)
1632 Robert Hues, English mathematician and geographer (b. 1553)
1665 Mary of Jesus of Ágreda, Spanish Franciscan abbess and mystic (b. 1602)
1734 Georg Ernst Stahl, German physician and chemist (b. 1660)
1792 George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney, English admiral and politician, 16th Governor of Newfoundland (b. 1718)
1806 John Campbell, 5th Duke of Argyll, Scottish field marshal and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Argyllshire (b. 1723)
1843 Sylvestre François Lacroix, French mathematician and academic (b. 1765)
1848 Annette von Droste-Hülshoff, German author and composer (b. 1797)
1861 Elmer E. Ellsworth, American colonel (b. 1837)
1872 Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld, German painter and illustrator (b. 1794)
1879 William Lloyd Garrison, American journalist and activist (b. 1805)
1881 Samuel Palmer, English painter and illustrator (b. 1805)
1901 Louis-Zéphirin Moreau, Canadian bishop (b. 1824)
1908 Old Tom Morris, Scottish golfer and architect (b. 1821)
1915 John Condon, Irish-English soldier (b. 1896)
1919 Amado Nervo, Mexican poet, journalist, and educator (b. 1870)
1929 Nikolai von Meck, Russian engineer (b. 1863)
1939 Fanny Searls, American biologist (b. 1851)
1941 Lancelot Holland, English admiral (b. 1887)
1945 Robert Ritter von Greim, German field marshal and pilot (b. 1892)
1948 Jacques Feyder, Belgian actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1885)
1950 Archibald Wavell, 1st Earl Wavell, English field marshal and politician, 43rd Governor-General of India (b. 1883)
1951 Thomas N. Heffron, American actor, director, screenwriter (b. 1872)
1956 Martha Annie Whiteley, English chemist and mathematician (b. 1866)
1958 Frank Rowe, Australian public servant (b. 1895)
1959 John Foster Dulles, American soldier, lawyer, and politician, 52nd United States Secretary of State (b. 1888)
1963 Elmore James, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1918)
1965 Sonny Boy Williamson II, American singer-songwriter and harmonica player (b. 1908)
1974 Duke Ellington, American pianist and composer (b. 1899)
1976 Denise Pelletier, Canadian actress (b. 1923)
1979 Ernest Bullock, English organist, composer, and educator (b. 1890)
1981 Herbert Müller, Swiss race car driver (b. 1940)
1984 Vince McMahon Sr., American wrestling promoter and businessman, founded WWE (b. 1914)
1988 Freddie Frith, English motorcycle road racer (b. 1909)
1990 Arthur Villeneuve, Canadian painter (b. 1910)
1991 Gene Clark, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1944)
1992 Hitoshi Ogawa, Japanese race car driver (b. 1956)
1995 Harold Wilson, English academic and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1916)
1996 Enrique Álvarez Félix, Mexican actor (b. 1934)
1997 Edward Mulhare, Irish actor (b. 1923)
2000 Kurt Schork, American journalist and scholar (b. 1947)
2002 Wallace Markfield, American author (b. 1926)
2003 Rachel Kempson, English actress (b. 1910)
2004 Henry Ries, German-American photographer (b. 1917)
2005 Carl Amery, German activist and author (b. 1922)
2006 Henry Bumstead, American art director and production designer (b. 1915)
2008 Dick Martin, American actor, comedian, and director (b. 1922)
2009 Jay Bennett, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1963)
2010 Ray Alan, English ventriloquist, actor, and screenwriter (b. 1930)
2011 Huguette Clark, American heiress, painter, and philanthropist (b. 1906)
2012 Klaas Carel Faber, Dutch-German SS officer (b. 1922)
2013 Helmut Braunlich, German-American violinist and composer (b. 1929)
2014 David Allen, English cricketer (b. 1935)
2015 Dean Carroll, English rugby player (b. 1962)
2018 Gudrun Burwitz, daughter of Margarete Himmler and Heinrich Himmler (b. 1929)
688 Ségéne, bishop of Armagh (b. c. 610)