Died On August 18th

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Discover the most famous people who died on August 18. The list includes people like Genghis Khan, Subhas Chandra Bose, B. F. Skinner, Honoré de Balzac, Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, spiritual & religious leaders, actors and judges and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, Germany & Italy and many more countries.
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Genghis Khan
(Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (1206 - 1227))
Genghis Khan
13
Birthdate: 1158 AD
Birthplace: Khentii Mountains, Mongolia
Died: 1227
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Subhas Chandra Bose
(President of the Indian National Congress (1938-39))
Subhas Chandra Bose
49
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 23, 1897
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cuttack, India
Died: 1945
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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B. F. Skinner
(American psychologist)
B. F. Skinner
8
Birthdate: March 20, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1990
 4 
Kofi Annan
(Former UN Secretary General)
Kofi Annan
15
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 8, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
Died: 2018
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 5 
Bruce Forsyth
(Television presenter, Actor, Comedian, Singer)
Bruce Forsyth
2
Birthdate: February 22, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Edmonton
Died: 2017
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 6 
Chris McCandless
(American Adventurer Who Led a Nomadic Lifestyle and Trekked and Lived Alone through the Alaskan Wilderness)
Chris McCandless
8
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 12, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, United States
Died: 1992
 7 
Honoré de Balzac
(French Novelist and Playwright Known for His Magnum Opus 'La Comédie humaine')
Honoré de Balzac
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 20, 1799
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tours, France
Died: 1850
 8 
Fatimah bint Muhammad
(Daughter of Muḥammad)
Fatimah bint Muhammad
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0615 AD
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: 0632
 9 
Persis Khambatta
(Actress, Model)
Persis Khambatta
3
Birthdate: October 2, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Died: 1998
 10 
Kim Dae Jung
(Former President of South Korea)
Kim Dae Jung
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 6, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hauido, Sinan-gun
Died: 2009
Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire
0
Birthdate: November 4, 1615
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: İstanbul, Turkey
Died: 1648
 12 
Don Pardo
(Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality)
Don Pardo
0
Birthdate: February 22, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Westfield
Died: 2014
 13 
Scott McKenzie
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 1, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida
Died: 2012
 14 
Elmer Bernstein
(Composer)
Elmer Bernstein
1
Birthdate: April 4, 1922
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2004
 15 
Walter Chrysler
(Business person)
Walter Chrysler
3
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 2, 1875
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wamego, Kansas, U.S.
Died: 1940
 16 
Ernst Thälmann
(Politician, Worker, Revolutionary, Trade unionist)
Ernst Thälmann
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 16, 1886
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamburg
Died: 1944
 17 
John Sturges
(Film Director)
John Sturges
1
Birthdate: January 3, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: 1992
 18 
Pope Paul IV
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 28, 1476
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Capriglia Irpina, Italy
Died: 1559
 19 
Otto Wichterle
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 27, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Prostějov, Czechia
Died: 1998
 20 
Jim Jeffords
(Politician, Military personnel)
Jim Jeffords
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 11, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Rutland, Vermont, United States
Died: 2014
 21 
Martin Cahill
(Criminal)
Martin Cahill
3
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 23, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 1994
 22 
Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor
(Holy Roman Emperor (1745 - 1765))
Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor
3
Birthdate: December 8, 1708
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: 1765
 23 
Bud Yorkin
(Producer)
Bud Yorkin
0
Birthdate: February 22, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2015
 24 
Guido Reni
(Italian Baroque Painter Who Belonged to the Bolognese School)
Guido Reni
0
Birthdate: November 4, 1575
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: 1642
 25 
Soledad Miranda
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seville, Spain
Died: 1970
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 26 
Protima Bedi
0
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: October 12, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Delhi
Died: 1998
 27 
Jesse Robredo
(Politician)
Jesse Robredo
7
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 27, 1958
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Naga
Died: 2012
 28 
Learned Hand
(Former United States Judge and Judicial Philosopher)
Learned Hand
2
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 27, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Albany
Died: 1961
 29 
Wanli Emperor
(Emperor)
Wanli Emperor
0
Birthdate: September 4, 1563
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: 1620
 30 
Nikolaus Pevsner
(Historian)
Nikolaus Pevsner
1
Birthdate: January 30, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: 1983
Madhav Prasad Ghimire
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 23, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lamjung, Nepal
Died: 2020
 32 
Simon Fraser
(explorer)
Simon Fraser
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 20, 1776
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bennington
Died: 1862
 33 
Chiang Sheng
(Actor, Martial artist)
Chiang Sheng
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 27, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Taiwan
Died: 1991
 34 
Ricimer
(Roman General Who Ruled Indirectly through Puppet Emperors)
Ricimer
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0405 AD
Died: 0472
William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 25, 1640
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Died: 1707
 36 
Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 8, 1930
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2010
 37 
Anita Loos
(Screenwriter)
Anita Loos
2
Birthdate: April 26, 1889
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mount Shasta
Died: 1981
 38 
Pope Alexander VI
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Birthdate: January 1, 1431
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Játiva, Spain
Died: 1503
 39 
Ernst Nolte
(Former Philosopher, Historian known for Articulating a theory of generic fascism as “resistance to transcendence”)
Ernst Nolte
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 11, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Witten, Germany
Died: 2016
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Pope Adrian V
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1205 AD
Birthplace: Genoa, Italy
Died: 1276
 41 
Pope Sixtus III
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0390 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0440
 42 
Étienne de La Boétie
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 1, 1530
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sarlat-la-Canéda, Périgord, France
Died: 1563
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Ray Wijewardene
(Engineer, Sailors)
Ray Wijewardene
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 20, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Died: 2010
 44 
John Pendleton Kennedy
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 25, 1795
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: 1870
 45 
Erwin Schulhoff
(Czech Pianist and Composer)
Erwin Schulhoff
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 8, 1894
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: 1942
 46 
André-Jacques Garnerin
(Inventor, Balloonist)
André-Jacques Garnerin
0
Birthdate: January 31, 1769
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris
Died: 1823
 47 
Abbott Lawrence
(Businessman)
Abbott Lawrence
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 16, 1792
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Groton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1855
 48 
Robert Novak
(Columnist)
Robert Novak
0
Birthdate: February 26, 1931
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Joliet, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 2009
 49 
Robert Swenson
(Wrestler)
Robert Swenson
1
Birthdate: January 5, 1957
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Died: 1997
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 50 
Charlie Waller
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 19, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Joinerville, Texas, United States
Died: 2004