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.

Sheikh Mujibur RahmanSheikh Mujibur Rahman
(First Prime Minister of Bangladesh)

17 March 1920

Bangladeshi

Will RogersWill Rogers
(Vaudeville Performer, Humorist)

04 November 1879

American

Paul SignacPaul Signac
(Painter)

11 November 1863

French

Jacques VergèsJacques Vergès
(Lawyer)

05 March 1925

French

Grazia DeleddaGrazia Deledda
(Nobel Laureate in Literature)

27 September 1871

Italian

Rene MagritteRene Magritte

21 November 1898

Belgian

Sune BergströmSune Bergström
(Biochemist)

16 January 1916

Swedish

Hugo TheorellHugo Theorell
(Swedish scientist)

06 July 1903

Swedish

James DoughertyJames Dougherty
(Marilyn Monroe’s First Husband)

12 April 1921

American

Viktor TsoiViktor Tsoi
(Poet, Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Composer, Songwriter)

21 June 1962

Russian

Alexios I KomnenosAlexios I Komnenos
(Emperor)

1048 AD

Turkish

RolandRoland
(Military leader)

Spanish

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Philippa of HainaultPhilippa of Hainault
(Queen)

24 June 1313

British

Stephen I of HungaryStephen I of Hungary
(Former Grand Prince of the Hungarians)

0967 AD

Hungarian

Michael A. HessMichael A. Hess
(Lawyer)

05 July 1952

American

Rick RypienRick Rypien
(Ice hockey player)

16 May 1984

Canadian

Jerry WexlerJerry Wexler
(Record producer, Journalist, Composer)

10 January 1917

American

Ibn HazmIbn Hazm
(muhaddith, writer, philosopher)

07 November 0994

Spanish

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Rosalía MeraRosalía Mera
(Entrepreneur, Businessperson)

28 January 1944

Spanish

Paul LukasPaul Lukas
(actor, screenwriter, film actor)

26 May 1891

Hungarian,American

Hotaru AkaneHotaru Akane
(Adult Film Star, Model, AV idol, Actor, Tarento, Lyricist, Songwriter)

25 October 1983

Japanese

Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
(Officer)

21 February 1887

Japanese

Joseph JoachimJoseph Joachim
(Composer, Conductor, Concertmaster, Musicologist, Music educator, University teacher, Musician)

28 June 1831

Hungarian

Libius SeverusLibius Severus
(Emperor)

0420 AD

Italian

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Marin MaraisMarin Marais
(Composer, Viol player)

31 May 1656

French

Abdul Rahman Al-SumaitAbdul Rahman Al-Sumait
(Medical practitioner)

15 October 1947

Kuwaiti

Josef JakobsJosef Jakobs
(Double agent)

30 June 1898

German

Artur SchnabelArtur Schnabel
(Composer, Pianist, Music educator)

17 April 1882

Austrian

Ludwig PrandtlLudwig Prandtl
(Physicist, Mechanical engineer, University teacher)

04 February 1875

German

Macbeth of ScotlandMacbeth of Scotland
(King)

1005 AD

British

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Johan GadolinJohan Gadolin
(Chemist)

05 June 1760

Finnish

Harry HarrisonHarry Harrison
(Writer)

12 March 1925

American

HonoriusHonorius
(Emperor)

09 September 0384

Turkish

Sławomir MrożekSławomir Mrożek
(Dramatist, cartoonist)

29 June 1930

Polish