Died On August 12th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 12. The list includes people like Cleopatra, Ian Fleming, William Blake, Lauren Bacall, Jean-Michel Basquiat. Famous personalities featured on this list, include artists, actors, actresses and short story writers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Cleopatra Cleopatra
Egyptian, Greek
Pharaoh
Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat
American
Artist

Lauren BacallLauren Bacall
American
Actress, Model

Henry FondaHenry Fonda
American
Actor

William BlakeWilliam Blake
British
Painter

Ian FlemingIan Fleming
British
Author of James Bond Series
Loretta YoungLoretta Young
American
Actress

Merv GriffinMerv Griffin
American
TV Host

John CageJohn Cage
American
Composer, Writer

Paul Thomas MannThomas Mann
Swiss, German
Novelist, Short Story Writer

William ShockleyWilliam Shockley
American
Physicist
George StephensonGeorge Stephenson
British
Father of Railways

Yongle EmperorYongle Emperor
Chinese
Emperor

Pope Sixtus IVPope Sixtus IV
Italian
Bishop of Rome
Anna HeldAnna Held
French
Actress, Singer

Giovanni GabrieliGiovanni Gabrieli
Italian
Italian composer
Godfrey HounsfieldGodfrey Hounsfield
British
Developer of X-ray computed tomography

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
German
Chemist

James B. Sumner James B. Sumner
American
Chemist
Walter Rudolf HessWalter Rudolf Hess
Swiss
Physiologist

Ernst Boris ChainErnst Boris Chain
German
Biochemist
Gulshan KumarGulshan Kumar
Indian
Businessperson, Film producer

Paola MoriPaola Mori
Italian
Actor

James Russell LowellJames Russell Lowell
American
Poet, Diplomat, Essayist, Writer, Literary critic,

Prince Friso of Orange-NassauPrince Friso of Orange-Nassau
Engineer
Salvador SánchezSalvador Sánchez
Mexican
Boxer
Robert Stewart, Viscount CastlereaghRobert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh
Irish, British
Statesman

Albert GallatinAlbert Gallatin
American
Politician, Diplomat

Arthur GriffithArthur Griffith
Irish
Former President of Dáil Éireann

Joe TexJoe Tex
American
Singer-songwriter
Jules BrunetJules Brunet
French
Officer, Military personnel

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Lenny BreauLenny Breau
Canadian
Guitarist, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Musician,

Richard Woodville, 1st Earl RiversRichard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers
British
Nobleman

Wilhelm SteinitzWilhelm Steinitz
Austrian, Czech, American
Chess Master

Francisco de VitoriaFrancisco de Vitoria
Spanish
philosopher, writer, religious, university
Helen Hunt JacksonHelen Hunt Jackson
American
Poet

John Philip HollandJohn Philip Holland
Irish, American
engineer, entrepreneur, inventor, submariner
Pope Innocent XIPope Innocent XI
Italian
Pope

Philippe de ChampaignePhilippe de Champaigne
French, Dutch
Painter

Walter J. OngWalter J. Ong
American
Anthropologist, Historian, Writer, University
Rachel RuyschRachel Ruysch
Dutch
Botanical illustrator, Painter

Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr.Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr.
American
Pilot, Soldier
Luther AllisonLuther Allison
American
Guitarist

Francesco CrispiFrancesco Crispi
Italian
Prime Minister, Statesman,Lawyer Journalist

Horace Smith-DorrienHorace Smith-Dorrien
British
Autobiographer, Military personnel

Jacopo PeriJacopo Peri
Italian
Composer,singer

Eliphalet RemingtonEliphalet Remington
American
Inventor
Adolf Erik NordenskiöldAdolf Erik Nordenskiöld
Swedish
Geologist

Louis II, Holy Roman EmperorLouis II, Holy Roman Emperor
Italian
Roman Emperor

MetacomMetacom
American
Tribal Leader

Viktor HambardzumyanViktor Hambardzumyan
Armenian, Georgian, Russian
Scientist