Died On August 21st

Discover the most famous people who died on August 21. The list includes people like Leon Trotsky, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Bismillah Khan, James Wilson, George Jackson. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, physicists, composers and poets and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, India, Italy & Germany and many more countries.

Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
Russian, Ukrainian, Russian
Politician
Elizabeth BáthoryElizabeth Báthory
Hungarian
Countess, Serial Killer

Robert HansenRobert Hansen
American
Serial Killer

Buford PusserBuford Pusser
American
Sheriff

Stefán Karl StefánssonStefán Karl Stefánsson
Icelander, American
Actor

Wesley WillisWesley Willis
American
Singer

William HerschelWilliam Herschel
German, British
Astronomer, Composer
Sobhuza IISobhuza II
South African
Former King of Swaziland

Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
French
Automobile Designer
George JacksonGeorge Jackson
American
African-American Left-Wing Activist & Marxist

Charles EamesCharles Eames
American
 

James WilsonJames Wilson
American, Scottish
Founding Fathers of the United States

Benigno Aquino, Jr.Benigno Aquino, Jr.
Filipino
 

Lady Mary Wortley MontaguLady Mary Wortley Montagu
British
Writer
Giuseppe MeazzaGiuseppe Meazza
Italian
Association football player, Association football

Robert MoogRobert Moog
American
Engineer

Vinoo MankadVinoo Mankad
Indian
Cricketer

Danitra VanceDanitra Vance
American
American comedian
Dina bint Abdul-HamidDina bint Abdul-Hamid
Jordanian
Princess

Palmiro TogliattiPalmiro Togliatti
Italian
Politician
Alfonso VII of Leon and CastileAlfonso VII of Leon and Castile
Spanish
King

Theodore G. BilboTheodore G. Bilbo
American
Politician

Heinz BrandtHeinz Brandt
German
Soldier
Ottilie AssingOttilie Assing
German, American
Feminist

Markos BotsarisMarkos Botsaris
Greek
Military General
Sophia Magdalena of DenmarkSophia Magdalena of Denmark
Danish
 

Albert ReynoldsAlbert Reynolds
Irish
Politician

Felix MitchellFelix Mitchell
American
Drug Dealer
Patrick Sarsfield, 1st Earl of LucanPatrick Sarsfield, 1st Earl of Lucan
Irish
Soldier

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Eddie ByrneEddie Byrne
Irish
Actor
Yuri NikulinYuri Nikulin
Russian
Actor

Dai VernonDai Vernon
Canadian, American
Stage magician

Henrik PontoppidanHenrik Pontoppidan
Danish
writer

William ThurstonWilliam Thurston
American
Mathematician
Claude-Louis NavierClaude-Louis Navier
French
physicist, economist, mathematician, engineer of
Abdur RazzakAbdur Razzak
Bangladeshi
Actor

Qurratulain HyderQurratulain Hyder
Indian
Novelist

Leo CastelliLeo Castelli
Italian, American
Art Dealer

Tatiana TroyanosTatiana Troyanos
American
Soprano
Wolfgang VogelWolfgang Vogel
German
Jurist, University teacher, Lawyer

Constant LambertConstant Lambert
British
Composer

Richard CrashawRichard Crashaw
British
Poet

Juan ÁlvarezJuan Álvarez
Mexican
Military General

Ken ColemanKen Coleman
American
Sportscaster
Mary Mapes DodgeMary Mapes Dodge
American
Author

John E. CarterJohn E. Carter
American
American singer
Misael Pastrana BorreroMisael Pastrana Borrero
Colombian
Politician

Adelbert von ChamissoAdelbert von Chamisso
German, French
Botanist, Poet, Pteridologist, Bryologist, Writer

David B. SteinmanDavid B. Steinman
American
Civil Engineer
Empress XiaojingchengEmpress Xiaojingcheng
Chinese
Empress

Jacob Pontusson, count de la GardieJacob Pontusson, count de la Gardie
Estonian
Swedish statesman
Jean RedpathJean Redpath
Scottish
Singer

Alexander of HalesAlexander of Hales
British
Theologian

Stuart HeislerStuart Heisler
American
Director

Domingo DominguinDomingo Dominguin
Spanish
Bullfighter

Laurence DohertyLaurence Doherty
British
Tennis player
William Lyon PhelpsWilliam Lyon Phelps
American
Writer, University teacher

José de Gálvez, 1st Marquess of SonoraJosé de Gálvez, 1st Marquess of Sonora
Spanish
Lawyer

Élie HalévyÉlie Halévy
French
Philosopher

Harald SverdrupHarald Sverdrup
Norwegian
Oceanographer
S. YizharS. Yizhar
Israeli
Writer

Gustav StruveGustav Struve
German
Surgeon
Gustav ScholzGustav Scholz
German
Boxer

Ezekiel CheeverEzekiel Cheever
British
Author

Douglas HortonDouglas Horton
American
Protestant, Academic leader
Helen Flanders DunbarHelen Flanders Dunbar
American
Psychiatrist, Physician

Moshe ShamirMoshe Shamir
Israeli
Author
Benjamin ThompsonBenjamin Thompson
American
Architect

Guittone d'ArezzoGuittone d'Arezzo
Italian
Poet

William Ralph MeredithWilliam Ralph Meredith
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Judge
María Teresa SánchezMaría Teresa Sánchez
Nicaraguan
Poet

Germaine GuèvremontGermaine Guèvremont
Canadian
Writer
Manfred DonikeManfred Donike
German
Cyclist

Noël AlexandreNoël Alexandre
French
Theologian

Klaus HohneKlaus Hohne
German
Actor

Ernest BrownErnest Brown
American
Tap dancer
Steingrímur ThorsteinssonSteingrímur Thorsteinsson
Icelander
Poet
Helmut HofmannHelmut Hofmann
German
Boxer

Aldo AureggiAldo Aureggi
Italian
Fencer

James TruitteJames Truitte
American
Dancer