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
Founder and first leader of the Red Army
Elizabeth BáthoryElizabeth Báthory
Hungarian
Countess, Serial Killer

Robert HansenRobert Hansen
American
Serial Killer

Stefán Karl StefánssonStefán Karl Stefánsson
Icelander, American
Actor

Buford PusserBuford Pusser
American
Sheriff

William HerschelWilliam Herschel
German, British
Astronomer, Composer

Wesley WillisWesley Willis
American
Singer
James WilsonJames Wilson
American, Scottish
Founding Fathers of the United States

Charles EamesCharles Eames
American
 
George JacksonGeorge Jackson
American
African-American Left-Wing Activist & Marxist

Danitra VanceDanitra Vance
American
American comedian

Sobhuza IISobhuza II
South African
Former King of Swaziland

Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
French, Italian
entrepreneur, engineer, racecar driver

Giuseppe MeazzaGiuseppe Meazza
Italian
Association football player, Association football
Robert MoogRobert Moog
American
Inventor, Engineer, University teacher

Lady Mary Wortley MontaguLady Mary Wortley Montagu
Explorer, Poet, Writer, Playwright

Henrik PontoppidanHenrik Pontoppidan
Danish
writer

Vinoo MankadVinoo Mankad
Indian
Cricketer
Palmiro TogliattiPalmiro Togliatti
Italian
Politician

Theodore G. BilboTheodore G. Bilbo
American
Politician
Albert ReynoldsAlbert Reynolds
Irish
Politician

Qurratulain HyderQurratulain Hyder
Indian
Novelist

William ThurstonWilliam Thurston
American
Mathematician, Topologist, University teacher
Dimitrie CantemirDimitrie Cantemir
Anthropologist, Linguist, Historian, Philosopher,

Dai VernonDai Vernon
Canadian, American
Stage magician
Claude-Louis NavierClaude-Louis Navier
French
physicist, economist, mathematician, engineer of

Sophia Magdalena of DenmarkSophia Magdalena of Denmark
Danish
 

Yuri NikulinYuri Nikulin
Russian, Russian
Russian-Soviet actor
Leo CastelliLeo Castelli
Italian, American
Art Dealer

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Constant LambertConstant Lambert
British
Composer
Markos BotsarisMarkos Botsaris
Greek
Military General

Benigno Aquino, Jr.Benigno Aquino, Jr.
Filipino
 

Richard CrashawRichard Crashaw
British
Poet

Patrick Sarsfield, 1st Earl of LucanPatrick Sarsfield, 1st Earl of Lucan
Irish
Irish Jacobite soldier
Adelbert von ChamissoAdelbert von Chamisso
German, French
Botanist, Poet, Pteridologist, Bryologist, Writer
Juan ÁlvarezJuan Álvarez
Mexican
Military General

Mary Mapes DodgeMary Mapes Dodge
American
Author

Wolfgang VogelWolfgang Vogel
German
Jurist, University teacher, Lawyer

Ken ColemanKen Coleman
American
Sportscaster
Misael Pastrana BorreroMisael Pastrana Borrero
Colombian
Politician

Tatiana TroyanosTatiana Troyanos
American
Soprano

William Lyon PhelpsWilliam Lyon Phelps
American
Writer, University teacher

Alfonso VII of LeónAlfonso VII of León
Spanish
King

Helen Flanders DunbarHelen Flanders Dunbar
American
Psychiatrist, Physician
William Ralph MeredithWilliam Ralph Meredith
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Judge

Douglas HortonDouglas Horton
American
Protestant, Academic leader