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
(Founder and first leader of the Red Army)

07 November 1879

Russian,Ukrainian,Russian

Elizabeth BáthoryElizabeth Báthory
(Countess, Serial Killer)

07 August 1560

Hungarian

Robert HansenRobert Hansen
(Serial Killer)

15 February 1939

American

Stefán Karl StefánssonStefán Karl Stefánsson
(Actor)

10 July 1975

Icelander,American

Buford PusserBuford Pusser
(Sheriff)

12 December 1937

American

William HerschelWilliam Herschel
(Astronomer, Composer)

15 November 1738

German,British

Subrahmanyan ChandrasekharSubrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

19 October 1910

Indian

Bismillah KhanBismillah Khan

21 March 1913

Indian

James WilsonJames Wilson
(Founding Fathers of the United States)

14 September 1742

American,Scottish

Charles EamesCharles Eames

17 June 1907

American

George JacksonGeorge Jackson
(African-American Left-Wing Activist & Marxist)

23 September 1941

American

Vinoo MankadVinoo Mankad
(Cricketer)

12 April 1917

Indian

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Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
(entrepreneur, engineer, racecar driver)

15 September 1882

French,Italian

Danitra VanceDanitra Vance
(American comedian)

13 July 1954

American

Giuseppe MeazzaGiuseppe Meazza
(Association football player, Association football manager)

23 August 1910

Italian

Robert MoogRobert Moog
(Inventor, Engineer, University teacher)

23 May 1934

American

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

15 May 1689

Henrik PontoppidanHenrik Pontoppidan
(writer)

24 July 1857

Danish

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Palmiro TogliattiPalmiro Togliatti
(Politician)

26 March 1893

Italian

William ThurstonWilliam Thurston
(Mathematician, Topologist, University teacher)

30 October 1946

American

Albert ReynoldsAlbert Reynolds
(Politician)

03 November 1932

Irish

Claude-Louis NavierClaude-Louis Navier
(physicist, economist, mathematician, engineer of roads and bridges)

10 February 1785

French

Dai VernonDai Vernon
(Stage magician)

11 June 1894

Canadian,American

Dimitrie CantemirDimitrie Cantemir
(Anthropologist, Linguist, Historian, Philosopher, Composer, Cartographer, Writer, Geographer, Orientalist)

26 October 1673

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Yuri NikulinYuri Nikulin
(Russian-Soviet actor)

18 December 1921

Russian,Russian

Benigno Aquino, Jr.Benigno Aquino, Jr.

27 November 1932

Filipino

Sophia Magdalena of DenmarkSophia Magdalena of Denmark

03 July 1746

Danish

Adelbert von ChamissoAdelbert von Chamisso
(Botanist, Poet, Pteridologist, Bryologist, Writer)

30 January 1781

German,French

Wolfgang VogelWolfgang Vogel
(Jurist, University teacher, Lawyer)

30 October 1925

German

William Lyon PhelpsWilliam Lyon Phelps
(Writer, University teacher)

02 January 1865

American

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Alfonso VII of LeónAlfonso VII of León
(King)

01 March 1105

Spanish

Helen Flanders DunbarHelen Flanders Dunbar
(Psychiatrist, Physician)

14 May 1902

American

Douglas HortonDouglas Horton
(Protestant, Academic leader)

27 July 1891

American

Ustad Bismillah KhanUstad Bismillah Khan

21 March 1913

Indian

William Ralph MeredithWilliam Ralph Meredith
(Politician, Lawyer, Judge)

31 March 1840

Canadian

The Lady Mary Wortley MontaguThe Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

15 May 1689

British