Famous Deaths on October 23, Who Died on October 23

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Date Name
1134 Abu al-Salt, Andalusian polymath
1157 Sweyn III, Danish king (b. c. 1125)
1456 John of Capistrano, Italian priest and saint (b. 1386)
1550 Tiedemann Giese, Polish bishop (b. 1480)
1581 Michael Neander, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1529)
1590 Bernardino de Sahagún, Spanish-born Franciscan, compiler of the Florentine Codex of Aztecs history in Mexico (b. 1499)
1616 Leonhard Hutter, German theologian and academic (b. 1563)
1688 Charles du Fresne, sieur du Cange, French philologist and historian (b. 1610)
1730 Anne Oldfield, English actress (b. 1683)
1764 Emmanuel-Auguste de Cahideuc, Comte Dubois de la Motte, French admiral (b. 1683)
1774 Michel Benoist, French missionary and astronomer (b. 1715)
1867 Franz Bopp, German linguist and academic (b. 1791)
1869 Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby, English lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1799)
1872 Théophile Gautier, French journalist, author, and poet (b. 1811)
1885 Charles S. West, American lawyer, jurist, and politician, Secretary of State of Texas (b. 1829)
1893 Alexander of Battenberg (b. 1857)
1910 Chulalongkorn, Thai king (b. 1853)
1915 W. G. Grace, English cricketer and physician (b. 1848)
1916 Richard McFadden, Scottish footballer and soldier (b. 1889)
1917 Eugène Grasset, Swiss illustrator (b. 1845)
1921 John Boyd Dunlop, Scottish businessman, founded Dunlop Rubber (b. 1840)
1935 Charles Demuth, American painter and educator (b. 1883)
1939 Zane Grey, American dentist and author (b. 1872)
1942 Ralph Rainger, American pianist and composer (b. 1901)
1943 Wakashima Gonshirō, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 21st Yokozuna (b. 1876)
1944 Charles Glover Barkla, English-Scottish physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1877)
1944 Hana Brady, Czech holocaust victim (b. 1931)
1950 Al Jolson, Lithuanian-American actor and singer (b. 1886)
1953 Adrien de Noailles, French son of Jules Charles Victurnien de Noailles (b. 1869)
1957 Christian Dior, French fashion designer, founded Christian Dior S.A. (b. 1905)
1959 George Bouzianis, Greek painter (b. 1885)
1959 Gerda Lundequist, Swedish actress (b. 1871)
1964 Frank Luther Mott, American historian and journalist (b. 1886)
1978 Maybelle Carter, American singer and autoharp player (Carter Family) (b. 1909)
1983 Jessica Savitch, American journalist (b. 1947)
1984 Oskar Werner, Austrian-German actor (b. 1922)
1986 Edward Adelbert Doisy, American biochemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1893)
1988 Asashio Tarō III, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 46th Yokozuna (b. 1929)
1989 Armida, Mexican-American actress, singer, and dancer (b. 1911)
1990 Thomas Williams, American author and academic (b. 1926)
1994 Robert Lansing, American actor (b. 1928)
1996 Bob Grim, American baseball player (b. 1930)
1997 Bert Haanstra, Dutch director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1916)
1998 Barnett Slepian, American physician (b. 1946)
1999 Eric Reece, Australian politician, 32nd Premier of Tasmania (b. 1909)
2000 Yokozuna, American wrestler (b. 1966)
2001 Josh Kirby, English illustrator (b. 1928)
2001 Daniel Wildenstein, French art dealer and historian (b. 1917)
2002 Adolph Green, American playwright and songwriter (b. 1915)
2003 Tony Capstick, English actor and singer (b. 1944)
2003 Soong Mei-ling, Chinese wife of Chiang Kai-shek, 2nd First Lady of the Republic of China (b. 1898)
2004 Robert Merrill, American actor and singer (b. 1919)
2004 Bill Nicholson, English footballer, coach, and manager (b. 1919)
2005 William Hootkins, American actor (b. 1948)
2005 John Muth, American economist and academic (b. 1930)
2005 Stella Obasanjo, Nigerian wife of Olusegun Obasanjo, 10th First Lady of Nigeria (b. 1945)
2006 Lebo Mathosa, South African singer (Boom Shaka) (b. 1977)
2007 John Ilhan, Turkish-Australian businessman, founded Crazy John's (b. 1965)
2007 Lim Goh Tong, Malaysian-Chinese businessman (b. 1918)
2008 Kevin Finnegan, English boxer (b. 1948)
2009 Lou Jacobi, Canadian-American actor (b. 1913)
2010 Fran Crippen, American swimmer (b. 1984)
2010 Stanley Tanger, American businessman and philanthropist, founded the Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (b. 1923)
2011 Herbert A. Hauptman, American chemist and mathematician, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1917)
2011 Marco Simoncelli, Italian motorcycle racer (b. 1987)
2012 William Joel Blass, American lawyer and politician (b. 1917)
2012 Wilhelm Brasse, Polish photographer (b. 1917)
2012 Roland de la Poype, French soldier and pilot (b. 1920)
2012 Sunil Gangopadhyay, Indian author and poet (b. 1934)
2012 Michael Marra, Scottish singer-songwriter (b. 1952)
2013 Wes Bialosuknia, American basketball player (b. 1945)
2013 Anthony Caro, English sculptor and academic (b. 1924)
2013 Niall Donohue, Irish hurler (b. 1990)
2013 Gypie Mayo, English guitarist and songwriter (Dr. Feelgood and The Yardbirds) (b. 1951)
2013 Bill Mazer, Ukrainian-American journalist and sportscaster (b. 1920)
2014 Ghulam Azam, Bangladeshi politician (b. 1922)
2014 John Bramlett, American football player (b. 1941)
2014 Bernard Mayes, English-American journalist and academic (b. 1929)
2014 Joan Quigley, American astrologer and author (b. 1927)
2014 Tullio Regge, Italian physicist and academic (b. 1931)
2014 Alvin Stardust, English singer and actor (b. 1942)
2015 Leon Bibb, American-Canadian singer (b. 1922)
2015 Roger De Clerck, Belgian businessman (b. 1924)
2015 Jim Roberts, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach (b. 1940)
2015 Fred Sands, American businessman and philanthropist, co-founded the Museum of Contemporary Art (b. 1938)
2016 Jack Chick, American cartoonist and publisher (b. 1924)
2016 Wim van der Voort, Dutch speed skater (b. 1923)
2016 Pete Burns, English singer-songwriter (b. 1959)
2017 Walter Lassally, German cinematographer (b. 1926)
2018 Todd Reid, Australian tennis player (b. 1984)
42 BC Marcus Junius Brutus the Younger, Roman general and politician (b. 85 BC)
877 Ignatios of Constantinople, Byzantine patriarch (b. 797)
891 Yazaman al-Khadim, Abbasid general and politician
902 Ibrahim II of Ifriqiya, Aghlabid emir (b. 850)
930 Daigo, Japanese emperor (b. 885)
945 Hyejong of Goryeo, Korean king (b. 912)
949 Yōzei, Japanese emperor (b. 869)