Died On April 8th

Discover the most famous people who died on April 8. The list includes people like Pablo Picasso, Margaret Thatcher, Omar Bradley, Ryan White, Mangal Pandey. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, prime ministers and novelists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Spain and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Pablo Picasso
(One of the Most Influential Artists of the 20th Century and Co-Founder of the 'Cubist Movement')

Pablo Picasso
44
Birthdate: October 25, 1881
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Málaga, Spain
Died: 1973

 2 

Lorenzo de' Medici
31
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 1, 1449
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1492

 3 
James Hellwig
(Professional Wrestler)

James Hellwig
23
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 16, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 4 

Annette Funicello
4
Birthdate: October 22, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Utica, New York, United States
Died: 2013
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 5 
Ryan White
(Activist)

Ryan White
7
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: December 6, 1971
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kokomo, Indiana, United States
Died: 1990
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 6 
Omar Bradley
(1st Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1949-53))

Omar Bradley
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 12, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clark, Missouri, United States
Died: 1981

 7 
Mangal Pandey
(Revolutionary)

Mangal Pandey
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 19, 1827
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nagwa, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: 1857
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 8 

Bing Russell
5
Birthdate: May 5, 1926
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brattleboro, Vermont, United States
Died: 2003
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 9 
Ben Johnson
(Stuntman)

Ben Johnson
5
Birthdate: June 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Foraker, Oklahoma, United States
Died: 1996

 10 

Marian Anderson
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 27, 1897
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: 1993

 11 
Caracalla
(Roman emperor)

Caracalla
2
Birthdate: April 4, 0188
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lugdunum
Died: 0217

 12 
Sejong the Great of Joseon
(Fourth Ruler of the Joseon Dynasty of Korea)

Sejong the Great of Joseon
2
Birthdate: May 15, 1397
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Died: 1450

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 26, 1838
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Naihati, Kolkata
Died: 1894

 14 
Vaslav Nijinsky
(Ballet dancer)

Vaslav Nijinsky
2
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: March 12, 1889
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine
Died: 1950

 15 

Stanley Kamel
0
Birthdate: January 1, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: South River, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2008

 16 
María Félix
(Film icon throughout the '40s and '50s for her role in movies such as Doña Bárbara and The Devil is a Woman)

María Félix
2
Birthdate: April 8, 1914
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Álamos, Mexico
Died: 2002
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 17 
Laura Nyro
(Songwriter)

Laura Nyro
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 18, 1947
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, USA
Died: 1997

George Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 6, 1892
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Palace, Darmstadt, Grand Duchy of Hesse, Germany
Died: 1938

 19 
Phillip Adams
(American football player)

Phillip Adams
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 20, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 20 
Sarah E. Goode
(Inventor)

Sarah E. Goode
5
Birthdate: 1855 AD
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States
Died: 1905

 21 

Gaetano Donizetti
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 29, 1797
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bergamo
Died: 1848

 22 
Elisha Otis
(Inventor, Businessperson)

Elisha Otis
0
Birthdate: August 3, 1811
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Halifax, Vermont, United States
Died: 1861

 23 
Claire Trevor
(Actress)

Claire Trevor
5
Birthdate: March 8, 1910
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 2000
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 24 
Abel Tendekayi Muzorewa
(Prime Minister)

Abel Tendekayi Muzorewa
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 14, 1925
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Umtali, Manicaland, Southern Rhodesia
Died: 2010

 25 

Empress Xiaoxianchun
0
Birthdate: March 28, 1712
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: 1748

 26 
Junius Spencer Morgan
(Banker, Financier)

Junius Spencer Morgan
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: April 14, 1813
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Holyoke
Died: 1890

 27 

John II of France
0
Birthdate: April 26, 1319
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Le Mans
Died: 1364

 28 

Cedella Booker
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 23, 1926
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica
Died: 2008

 29 
Taishi Shōtoku
(Regent and Politician)

Taishi Shōtoku
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 7, 0574
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Yamato, Japan
Died: 0622

 30 
Juan Belmonte
(Bullfighter)

Juan Belmonte
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 14, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Seville, Spain
Died: 1962

 31 
Pyotr Kapitsa
(Physicist)

Pyotr Kapitsa
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 8, 1894
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kronstadt, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1984

 32 
Glenn Fredly
(Singer)

Glenn Fredly
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 30, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jakarta, Indonesia
Died: 2020

George W. Jenkins
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 29, 1907
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Warm Springs
Died: 1996

 34 
Margaret Thatcher
(The Longest-Serving British Prime Minister of the 20th Century)

Margaret Thatcher
95
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Grantham, Lincolnshire, England
Died: 2013
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 35 
Alan Pastrana
(American Football Player)

Alan Pastrana
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 20, 1944
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Annapolis, Maryland, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 36 
Richard Dudley Sears
(Tennis player)

Richard Dudley Sears
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 26, 1861
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1943

 37 
Julie Billiart
(Religious leader)

Julie Billiart
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 12, 1751
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cuvilly, France
Died: 1816

Prince Hubertus of Prussia
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 30, 1909
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Marmorpalais, Potsdam, Germany
Died: 1950

 39 
Malcolm McLaren
(Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent, Record producer, Talent manager)

Malcolm McLaren
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 22, 1946
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Stoke Newington
Died: 2010

 40 

Oreste Baratieri
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 13, 1841
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Condino, Italy
Died: 1901

 41 
Franklin Clarence Mars
(Businessperson)

Franklin Clarence Mars
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 24, 1883
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Newport, Minnesota, United States
Died: 1934

 42 
Gerard Reve
(One of the Greatest Post-War Dutch Authors and the First Openly Gay Writer in the Country’s History)

Gerard Reve
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 14, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: 2006

Charles Auguste de Bériot
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 20, 1802
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Leuven, Belgium
Died: 1870

 44 
James Chalmers
(Scottish missionary)

James Chalmers
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 4, 1841
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ardrishaig, Scotland
Died: 1901

 45 
Saeed Hanaei
(Serial killer)

Saeed Hanaei
34
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: April 5, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mashhad, Iran
Died: 2002

Prince Felix of Bourbon-Parma
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 28, 1893
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Schwarzau am Steinfeld, Austria
Died: 1970

 47 
Julius Pokorny
(Linguist)

Julius Pokorny
0
Birthdate: June 12, 1887
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: 1970

Thomas Beauchamp, 12th Earl of Warwick
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 16, 1338
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1401

 49 
Walchand Hirachand
(Businessperson)

Walchand Hirachand
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: November 23, 1882
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Solapur, Maharashtra, India
Died: 1953

 50 

Giulio Bizzozero
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: March 20, 1846
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Varese, Italy
Died: 1901