Died On August 15th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 15. The list includes people like Rene Magritte, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Will Rogers, Paul Signac, Jacques Vergès. Famous personalities featured on this list, include composers, actors, artists and soldiers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, Hungary & Sweden and many more countries.

Will RogersWill Rogers
American
Vaudeville Performer, Humorist
Sheikh Mujibur RahmanSheikh Mujibur Rahman
Bangladeshi
First Prime Minister of Bangladesh

Clay ShawClay Shaw
American
Businessman

Paul SignacPaul Signac
French
Painter

Jacques VergèsJacques Vergès
French
Lawyer

Grazia DeleddaGrazia Deledda
Italian
Nobel Laureate in Literature
Rene MagritteRene Magritte
Belgian
 

Sune BergströmSune Bergström
Swedish
Biochemist

Hugo TheorellHugo Theorell
Swedish
Swedish scientist

James DoughertyJames Dougherty
American
Marilyn Monroe’s First Husband
Jay AdamsJay Adams
American
Skateboarder

Viktor TsoiViktor Tsoi
Russian
Poet, Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Composer,
Wiley PostWiley Post
American
Aviator

Alexios I KomnenosAlexios I Komnenos
Turkish
Emperor

Philippa of HainaultPhilippa of Hainault
British
Queen
RolandRoland
Spanish
Military leader

Stephen I of HungaryStephen I of Hungary
Hungarian
Former Grand Prince of the Hungarians
Rick RypienRick Rypien
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Jerry WexlerJerry Wexler
American
Record producer, Journalist, Composer

Michael A. HessMichael A. Hess
American
Lawyer
Paul LukasPaul Lukas
Hungarian, American
actor, screenwriter, film actor

Julian BondJulian Bond
American
Civil Rights Activist
Ibn HazmIbn Hazm
Spanish
muhaddith, writer, philosopher

Big Bill BroonzyBig Bill Broonzy
American
Singer

Rosalía MeraRosalía Mera
Spanish
Entrepreneur, Businessperson

Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
Japanese
Officer
Joseph JoachimJoseph Joachim
Hungarian
Composer, Conductor, Concertmaster, Musicologist,
Hotaru AkaneHotaru Akane
Japanese
Adult Film Star, Model, AV idol, Actor, Tarento,

John Cameron SwayzeJohn Cameron Swayze
American
Newscaster

Marin MaraisMarin Marais
French
Composer, Viol player

Ludwig PrandtlLudwig Prandtl
German
Physicist, Mechanical engineer, University teacher
Artur SchnabelArtur Schnabel
Austrian
Composer, Pianist, Music educator

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Libius SeverusLibius Severus
Italian
Emperor

Abdul Rahman Al-SumaitAbdul Rahman Al-Sumait
Kuwaiti
Medical practitioner

Bobby HutchersonBobby Hutcherson
American
Vibraphonist

Josef JakobsJosef Jakobs
German
Double agent
Bert LanceBert Lance
American
Businessman

William Hood SimpsonWilliam Hood Simpson
American
Army Officer
Elbert Henry GaryElbert Henry Gary
American
Lawyer

Macbeth of ScotlandMacbeth of Scotland
British
King

Johan GadolinJohan Gadolin
Finnish
Chemist
Harry HarrisonHarry Harrison
American
Writer

HonoriusHonorius
Turkish
Emperor
Genda MinoruGenda Minoru
Japanese
Aviator

Sławomir MrożekSławomir Mrożek
Polish
Dramatist, cartoonist