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Oscar Wilde

16 Oct 1854 – 30 Nov 1900

Author, Playwright. He was born Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Noah Webster, Jr

16 Oct 1758 – 28 May 1843

Dictionary Publisher. Thanks to him, the American and British...

New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

Saint Maria Goretti

16 Oct 1890 – 6 Jul 1902

Roman Catholic Saint. The third of six children of a poor couple...

Nettuno, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy

Michael “Mick” Collins

16 Oct 1890 – 22 Aug 1922

Irish Revoluntionary. He bgan his career as a clerk and...

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

Linda Darnell

16 Oct 1924 – 10 Apr 1965

Actress. She is best remembered for her numerous roles in the...

Kennett Square, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill

16 Oct 1888 – 27 Nov 1953

Playwright, Nobel Laureate in Literature. His plays were among...

Jamaica Plain, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA

No grave photo

Alice Pearce

16 Oct 1917 – 3 Mar 1966

Actress. Making a career out of a post-nasal drip, this...

Cremated , Ashes scattered at sea

Horace Henry Glasock

16 Oct 1880 – 20 Oct 1916

2nd Boer War Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in London, England,...

Maitland, City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa

William “Wild Bill” Elliott

16 Oct 1904 – 26 Nov 1965

Actor. He was the most prolific B Western performer in Hollywood...

Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA

No grave photo

Gertrude Vreeland Tompkins Silver

16 Oct 1912 – 26 Oct 1944

World War II Woman Aviator. Born in Jersey City, New Jersey and...

Buried or Lost at Sea
No grave photo

Robert Stephenson

16 Oct 1803 – 12 Oct 1859

Engineer. Born in Willington Quay, England, the son of Frances...

Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England

David Ben-Gurion

16 Oct 1886 – 1 Dec 1973

Israeli Nationalist, Prime Minister. Born in Poland, he emigrated...

Sde Boker, HaDarom (Southern District), Israel

James King of Scots II

16 Oct 1430 – 3 Aug 1460

Scottish Monarch. Called "Fiery Face" because of a red birthmark...

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland

Ebenezer Don Carlos Bassett

16 Oct 1833 – 15 Nov 1908

US Diplomat. He was the first African-American to serve in a...

New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

Jan Dismas Zelenka

16 Oct 1679 – 23 Dec 1745

Composer. One of the more intriguing of the lesser Baroque...

Dresden, Stadtkreis Dresden, Saxony (Sachsen), Germany

Luther Martin

16 Oct 1827 – 2 Jul 1863

Civil War Union Army Officer. A native of Elizabeth, New Jersey,...

Hillside, Union County, New Jersey, USA

James M. Goodwin

16 Oct 1918 – 7 Jan 1999

United States Army Officer. His wartime bravery earned him royal...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

Victoria Ka'iulani of Hawaii

16 Oct 1875 – 6 Mar 1899

Hawaiian royalty. Born Victoria Ka'iulani Kalaninuiahilapalapa...

Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA

Joe Dolan

16 Oct 1939 – 26 Dec 2007

Irish Singer, his birth name was Joseph Francis Robert Dolan. A...

Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland

No grave photo

Michael Conrad

16 Oct 1925 – 22 Nov 1983

Actor. Born in New York City, he was best known for his role as...

Cremated , Ashes given to family or friend