Died On August 11th

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Discover the most famous people who died on August 11. The list includes people like Robin Williams, Andrew Carnegie, Jackson Pollock, Edith Wharton, Thaddeus Stevens. Famous personalities featured on this list, include mathematicians, actors, political leaders and surgeons and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Italy, Germany and many more countries.
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 1 
Robin Williams
(Actor & Comedian Best Known for His Roles in 'Mork & Mindy ', 'Popeye' and 'Good Will Hunting')
Robin Williams
126
Birthdate: July 21, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2014
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 2 
Andrew Carnegie
(Industrialist, Businessman, Entrepreneur and a major Philanthropist.)
Andrew Carnegie
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: November 25, 1835
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dunfermline
Died: 1919
 3 
Jackson Pollock
(American Abstract Expressionist Artist Known for His ‘Drip Technique’ Work)
Jackson Pollock
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Birthdate: January 28, 1912
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cody, Wyoming, United States
Died: 1956
 4 
Leonidas I
(King of Ancient Sparta)
Leonidas I
3
Birthdate: 0540 BC
Birthplace: Sparta, Greece
Died: 0480
 5 
Peter Cushing
(English Actor Known for His TV Series ‘BBC Sunday-Night Theatre’)
Peter Cushing
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Birthdate: May 26, 1913
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kenley, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1994
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 6 
Eunice Kennedy Shriver
(American Philanthropist and Founder of the ‘Special Olympics’)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver
7
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: July 10, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2009
 7 
Herb Brooks
(Ice Hockey Coach, Player)
Herb Brooks
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 5, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Died: 2003
 8 
Phil Harris
(Comedian)
Phil Harris
3
Birthdate: June 24, 1904
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Linton, Indiana, United States
Died: 1995
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 9 
V. S. Naipaul
(Trinidadian-Born British Writer Who Won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2001)
V. S. Naipaul
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 17, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Trinidad and Tobago
Died: 2018
 10 
Anne Ramsey
(Actress)
Anne Ramsey
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Birthdate: March 27, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: 1988
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Edith Wharton
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 24, 1862
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1937
 12 
Möngke Khan
(4th Khagan-Emperor of the Mongol Empire from 1251 to 1259)
Möngke Khan
2
Birthdate: January 11, 1209
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gobi Desert
Died: 1259
 13 
Clare of Assisi
(Italian Saint and One of the First Followers of ‘Francis of Assisi’)
Clare of Assisi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 16, 1194
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Assisi, Italy
Died: 1253
 14 
John Henry Newman
(Theologian and Philosopher)
John Henry Newman
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 21, 1801
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland United Kingdom
Died: 1890
 15 
Thaddeus Stevens
(Former United States Representative)
Thaddeus Stevens
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 4, 1792
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Danville
Died: 1868
 16 
Rahat Indori
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 1, 1950
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Died: 2020
 17 
Peggie Castle
(Actress)
Peggie Castle
2
Birthdate: December 22, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Appalachia, Virginia, United States
Died: 1973
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 18 
John Meillon
5
Birthdate: May 1, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mosman, Australia
Died: 1989
 19 
Diana Mitford
(Political Leader)
Diana Mitford
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 17, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Belgravia, Westminster, London, England
Died: 2003
 20 
Sabina Spielrein
(Psychiatrist)
Sabina Spielrein
1
Birthdate: October 25, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russian Empire
Died: 1942
 21 
Anthony McAuliffe
(Military Leader)
Anthony McAuliffe
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 2, 1898
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Died: 1975
 22 
John Hunyadi
(Politician)
John Hunyadi
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1406 AD
Birthplace: Transylvania, Romania
Died: 1456
 23 
Michael Dokes
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 10, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States
Died: 2012
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 24 
Tazio Nuvolari
(Former Italian Racing Driver)
Tazio Nuvolari
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 16, 1892
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Castel d’Ario, Italy
Died: 1953
 25 
Alonzo Church
(Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher, Computer scientist)
Alonzo Church
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 14, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Died: 1995
 26 
Eugenio María de Hostos
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 11, 1839
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: near Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
Died: 1903
 27 
Max Theiler
(Virologist)
Max Theiler
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 30, 1899
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa
Died: 1972
 28 
James Wilson
(Businessman)
James Wilson
0
Birthdate: June 3, 1805
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Died: 1860
 29 
Nicholas of Cusa
(Mathematician, Philosopher)
Nicholas of Cusa
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 1401 AD
Birthplace: Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
Died: 1464
 30 
Johann Tetzel
(Former Preacher known for selling indulgences)
Johann Tetzel
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1465 AD
Birthplace: Pirna, Germany
Died: 1519
 31 
Vladimir Beara
(Football goalkeeper and manager)
Vladimir Beara
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 26, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zelovo Sutinsko, Croatia
Died: 2014
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 32 
Hans Memling
(Former painter who worked in the tradition of Early Netherlandish painting)
Hans Memling
0
Birthdate: 1430 AD
Birthplace: Seligenstadt, Germany
Died: 1494
 33 
Galen Rowell
(The Oldest Person to Climb El Capitan in One Day)
Galen Rowell
0
Listed In: Photographers
Birthdate: August 23, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oakland
Died: 2002
 34 
George Devol
(Inventor)
George Devol
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: February 20, 1912
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: 2011
 35 
Frieda Lawrence
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 11, 1879
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Grand Est, France
Died: 1956
 36 
Mimi Pollak
(Actress, Directors)
Mimi Pollak
0
Birthdate: April 9, 1903
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Karlstad, Sweden
Died: 1999
 37 
Lowell Mason
(Composer)
Lowell Mason
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 8, 1792
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Medfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1872
Abdulhussain Abdulredha
1
Birthdate: July 15, 1939
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sharq, Kuwait
Died: 2017
 39 
Robert W. Wood
(Physicist)
Robert W. Wood
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 2, 1868
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Concord, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1955
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J.G. Farrell
(Novelist)
J.G. Farrell
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 25, 1935
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: 1979
 41 
Antonina Makarova
(War Criminal)
Antonina Makarova
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: March 1, 1920
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sychyovsky District, Russia
Died: 1979
 42 
Lavinia Fontana
0
Birthdate: August 24, 1552
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: 1614
 43 
Magnentius
(commander)
Magnentius
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0303 AD
Birthplace: Amiens
Died: 0353
 44 
Ted Radcliffe
(Baseball Player)
Ted Radcliffe
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 7, 1902
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Died: 2005
Frederic Calland Williams
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: June 26, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockport, England
Died: 1977
 46 
Mateo Flores
(Long-distance runner)
Mateo Flores
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 11, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Guatemala
Died: 2011
 47 
Madilu System
(Musician)
Madilu System
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 28, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Matadi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Died: 2007
 48 
Enrico Betti
(Mathematician)
Enrico Betti
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 21, 1823
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pistoia, Italy
Died: 1892
 49 
Sumner Redstone
(Billionaire Businessman and Media Magnate Who Was the Chairman of the 'National Amusements' Theater Chain)
Sumner Redstone
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 27, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 50 
John Howard Lawson
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 25, 1894
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1977