Died On August 18th

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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Genghis Khan
(Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (1206-1227))

Genghis Khan
9
Birthdate: 1158 AD
Birthplace: Khentii Mountains, Mongolia
Died: 1227

 2 
Subhas Chandra Bose
(President of the Indian National Congress (1938-39))

Subhas Chandra Bose
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 23, 1897
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cuttack, India
Died: 1945
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 3 
B. F. Skinner
(American psychologist)

B. F. Skinner
7
Birthdate: March 20, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1990

 4 
Kofi Annan
(Former UN Secretary General)

Kofi Annan
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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
1
Birthdate: February 22, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Edmonton
Died: 2017
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 6 
Chris McCandless
(American adventurer)

Chris McCandless
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 12, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: El Segundo, California, United States
Died: 1992

 7 
Honoré de Balzac
(Novelist and Playwright)

Honoré de Balzac
7
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 20, 1799
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tours, France
Died: 1850
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 8 
Fatimah bint Muhammad
(Daughter of Muḥammad)

Fatimah bint Muhammad
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0615 AD
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: 0632

 9 
Persis Khambatta
(Actress, Model)

Persis Khambatta
1
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
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Birthdate: February 22, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Westfield
Died: 2014

 13 
Martin Cahill
(Criminal)

Martin Cahill
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 23, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 1994

 14 
Ernst Thälmann
(Politician, Worker, Revolutionary, Trade unionist)

Ernst Thälmann
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 16, 1886
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamburg
Died: 1944

 15 
Walter Chrysler
(Business person)

Walter Chrysler
2
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 2, 1875
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wamego, Kansas, U.S.
Died: 1940

 16 
Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor
(Holy Roman Emperor (1745-1765))

Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor
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Birthdate: December 8, 1708
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nancy, France
Died: 1765

 17 

Scott McKenzie
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 1, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida
Died: 2012

 18 

Pope Paul IV
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 28, 1476
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Capriglia Irpina, Italy
Died: 1559

 19 

Otto Wichterle
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 27, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Prostějov, Czechia
Died: 1998

 20 
Bud Yorkin
(Producer)

Bud Yorkin
0
Birthdate: February 22, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2015

 21 

Soledad Miranda
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seville, Spain
Died: 1970
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 22 
John Sturges
(Film Director)

John Sturges
1
Birthdate: January 3, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: 1992

 23 
Guido Reni
(Painter)

Guido Reni
0
Birthdate: November 4, 1575
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: 1642

 24 
Nikolaus Pevsner
(Historian)

Nikolaus Pevsner
1
Birthdate: January 30, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: 1983

William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 25, 1640
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Died: 1707

 26 

Dambudzo Marechera
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 4, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rusape, Zimbabwe
Died: 1987

 27 
Michael Deaver
(Government official)

Michael Deaver
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 11, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bakersfield, California, United States
Died: 2007

 28 
Burnum Burnum
(Activist)

Burnum Burnum
1
Birthdate: January 10, 1936
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wallaga Lake National Park Wallaga Lake, New South Wales
Died: 1997

 29 
Robert Novak
(Columnist)

Robert Novak
0
Birthdate: February 26, 1931
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Joliet, Illinois, U.S.
Died: 2009

 30 
Ray Wijewardene
(Engineer, Sailors)

Ray Wijewardene
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 20, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Died: 2010

 31 

John Pendleton Kennedy
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 25, 1795
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: 1870

 32 
Arthur J. Finkelstein
(Political consultant)

Arthur J. Finkelstein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 18, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2017

 33 

Pope Alexander VI
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Birthdate: January 1, 1431
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Játiva, Spain
Died: 1503

 34 
Elmer Bernstein
(Composer)

Elmer Bernstein
1
Birthdate: April 4, 1922
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2004

 35 
Chiang Sheng
(Actor, Martial artist)

Chiang Sheng
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 27, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Taiwan
Died: 1991

 36 
Abbott Lawrence
(Businessman)

Abbott Lawrence
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 16, 1792
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Groton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1855

 37 

Charlie Waller
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 19, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Joinerville, Texas, United States
Died: 2004

 38 

Protima Bedi
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Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: October 12, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Delhi
Died: 1998

 39 

Sascha Schneider
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Birthdate: September 21, 1870
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1927

 40 

Eyob Mekonnen
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 12, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jijiga, Ethiopia
Died: 2013

 41 

Urbain Grandier
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1590 AD
Birthplace: Bouère, Maine, France
Died: 1634

 42 
Francis Hincks
(Businessman)

Francis Hincks
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 14, 1807
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cork, Ireland
Died: 1885

 43 
Jonker Afrikaner
(Politician)

Jonker Afrikaner
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1785 AD
Birthplace: South Africa
Died: 1861

 44 
Wanli Emperor
(Emperor)

Wanli Emperor
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Birthdate: September 4, 1563
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: 1620

 45 
Felix Salm-Salm
(Military personnel)

Felix Salm-Salm
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 25, 1828
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Anholt, Germany
Died: 1870

 46 

Jacques Damala
0
Birthdate: January 15, 1855
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Piraeus, Greece
Died: 1889

 47 

William Henry Hudson
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Birthdate: August 4, 1841
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: near Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: 1922

 48 
Max Fabiani
(Architect)

Max Fabiani
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: April 29, 1865
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kobdilj
Died: 1962

 49 
Learned Hand
(Former United States Judge and Judicial Philosopher)

Learned Hand
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 27, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Albany
Died: 1961

 50 
Evgeny Sveshnikov
(Chess player, Writer)

Evgeny Sveshnikov
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 11, 1950
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chelyabinsk, Russia
Died: 2021