Died On August 20th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 20. The list includes people like Anne Hutchinson, Paul Ehrlich, William Booth, Tomas Luis De Victoria, Adolf von Baeyer. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, physicists and mathematicians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Spain 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 Jerry Lewis

Jerry Lewis.
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Famous As: Comedian, Actor, Singer, Film Director
Birthdate: March 16, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2017
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Phyllis Diller

Phyllis Diller.
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Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: July 17, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lima, Ohio, United States
Died: 2012

 3 Leona Helmsley

Leona Helmsley.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Business Woman
Birthdate: July 4, 1920
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
Died: 2007

 4 Johan de Witt

Johan de Witt.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Mathematician, Politician
Birthdate: September 24, 1625
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dordrecht
Died: 1672

 5 Hua Guofeng

Hua Guofeng.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 16, 1921
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Shanxi
Died: 2008

 6 Ed Freeman

Ed Freeman
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Helicopter pilot, Military personnel
Birthdate: November 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Neely
Died: 2008

 7 Bernard of Clairvaux

Bernard of Clairvaux
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Abbot
Birthdate: 1090 AD
Birthplace: Fontaine-lès-Dijon, France
Died: 1153
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 8 Pope Pius X

Pope Pius X.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Head of the Catholic Church (1903-1914)
Birthdate: June 2, 1835
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Riese Pio X, Italy
Died: 1914

 9 Frank Cullotta

Frank Cullotta
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: December 14, 1938
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2020

 10 Shah Waliullah Dehlawi

Shah Waliullah Dehlawi
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Famous As: Muslim Scholar
Birthdate: February 21, 1703
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Delhi, India
Died: 1762

 11 Anne Hutchinson

Anne Hutchinson.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Puritan spiritual adviser
Birthdate: July 20, 1591
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alford, Lincolnshire, England
Died: 1643

 12 Joe Dassin

Joe Dassin
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: November 7, 1938
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1980

 13 B. K. S. Iyengar

B. K. S. Iyengar.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Yoga Instructor
Birthdate: December 14, 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bellur, Kolar district, Kingdom of Mysore (now Karnataka, India)
Died: 2014

 14 Fred Hoyle

Fred Hoyle
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: June 24, 1915
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bingley, England
Died: 2001

 15 Meles Zenawi

Meles Zenawi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: May 8, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Adwa
Died: 2012

 16 Paul Ehrlich

Paul Ehrlich.
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: March 14, 1854
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Strzelin, Poland
Died: 1915

 17 Miguel López de Legazpi

Miguel López de Legazpi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: explorer, military personnel
Birthdate: 1502 AD
Birthplace: Zumárraga
Died: 1572

 18 William Booth

William Booth.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Founder of the Salvation Army, Preacher
Birthdate: April 10, 1829
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sneinton, Nottingham, England
Died: 1912

 19 Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling

Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: January 27, 1775
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Leonberg, Germany
Died: 1854

 20 Kim Stanley

Kim Stanley
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 11, 1925
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tularosa, New Mexico, United States
Died: 2001

 21 Pope Pius VII

Pope Pius VII
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: August 14, 1742
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cesena, Italy
Died: 1823

 22 Joe Rosenthal

Joe Rosenthal
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Photographer, Artist, War photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Birthdate: October 9, 1911
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Died: 2006

 23 Matiur Rahman

Matiur Rahman
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military pilot
Birthdate: October 29, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dhaka
Died: 1971

 24 Ram Sharan Sharma

Ram Sharan Sharma
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Famous As: Author, Historian, University teacher
Birthdate: November 26, 1919
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Barauni
Died: 2011

 25 Gene Upshaw

Gene Upshaw
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: August 15, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Robstown, Texas, United States
Died: 2008
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 26 Ulla Jacobsson

Ulla Jacobsson
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 23, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mölndal, Sweden
Died: 1982

 27 Maria Nagaya

Maria Nagaya
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: February 8, 1553
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1612

 28 Walter Krueger

Walter Krueger
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: January 26, 1881
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Złotów
Died: 1967

 29 Dom Mintoff

Dom Mintoff
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 6, 1916
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bormla, Malta
Died: 2012

 30 Adolf von Baeyer

Adolf von Baeyer.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: October 31, 1835
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin
Died: 1917

 31 Hugo Pratt

Hugo Pratt
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Famous As: Novelist, Writer, Painter, Screenwriter
Birthdate: June 15, 1927
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rimini
Died: 1995

 32 Tomas Luis De Victoria

Tomas Luis De Victoria.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Singer and Organist
Birthdate: 1548 AD
Birthplace: Sanchidrián
Died: 1611

 33 Kurt Schumacher

Kurt Schumacher
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 13, 1895
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chełmno, Poland
Died: 1952

 34 Alfred Kubin

Alfred Kubin
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Famous As: Writer, Painter, Etcher
Birthdate: April 10, 1877
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bohemia
Died: 1959

 35 Colin Earl Meads

Colin Earl Meads
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Rugby union player
Birthdate: June 3, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cambridge, New Zealand
Died: 2017
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 36 Marian McPartland

Marian McPartland
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Pianist, Radio personality, Composer, Jazz musician
Birthdate: March 20, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Slough
Died: 2013

 37 Rio Reiser

Rio Reiser
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: January 9, 1950
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1996

 38 Ibn Tūmart

Ibn Tūmart
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Spiritual leader
Birthdate: 1077 AD
Birthplace: Anti-Atlas, Morocco
Died: 1130

 39 Fielding H. Yost

Fielding H. Yost
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: April 30, 1871
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fairview, West Virginia, United States
Died: 1946

 40 Donald O. Hebb

Donald O. Hebb
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Famous As: Psychologist, Neuroscientist, University teacher
Birthdate: July 22, 1904
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chester, Nova Scotia
Died: 1985

 41 Ilona Massey

Ilona Massey
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 16, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 1974

 42 Carlos Finlay

Carlos Finlay
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Epidemiologist
Birthdate: December 3, 1833
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Camagüey, Cuba
Died: 1915

 43 George Taubman Goldie

George Taubman Goldie
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Administrator
Birthdate: May 20, 1846
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Douglas, Isle of Man
Died: 1925

 44 Percy Williams Bridgman

Percy Williams Bridgman.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: April 21, 1882
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1961

 45 Dionys Mascolo

Dionys Mascolo
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1916 AD
Birthplace: Val-d'Oise, France
Died: 1997

 46 Bunny Austin

Bunny Austin
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: August 20, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2000

 47 Pope John XIV

Pope John XIV
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Pavia, Italy
Died: 0984

 48 Ippolita Maria Sforza

Ippolita Maria Sforza
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Noblewoman
Birthdate: April 18, 1445
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cremona, Italy
Died: 1488

 49 Georg von Frundsberg

Georg von Frundsberg
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: September 24, 1473
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mindelsheim Castle, Germany
Died: 1528

 50 John Gilmore

John Gilmore
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 28, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Summit, Mississippi, United States
Died: 1995