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

Wesley WillisWesley Willis
American
Singer

William HerschelWilliam Herschel
German, British
Astronomer, Composer

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

Vinoo MankadVinoo Mankad
Indian
Cricketer
Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
French, Italian
entrepreneur, engineer, racecar driver

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

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

Henrik PontoppidanHenrik Pontoppidan
Danish
writer
Palmiro TogliattiPalmiro Togliatti
Italian
Politician

Theodore G. BilboTheodore G. Bilbo
American
Politician
Dimitrie CantemirDimitrie Cantemir
Anthropologist, Linguist, Historian, Philosopher,

William ThurstonWilliam Thurston
American
Mathematician, Topologist, University teacher

Albert ReynoldsAlbert Reynolds
Irish
Politician

Dai VernonDai Vernon
Canadian, American
Stage magician
Qurratulain HyderQurratulain Hyder
Indian
Novelist
Sophia Magdalena of DenmarkSophia Magdalena of Denmark
Danish
 

Claude-Louis NavierClaude-Louis Navier
French
physicist, economist, mathematician, engineer of

Benigno Aquino, Jr.Benigno Aquino, Jr.
Filipino
 

Yuri NikulinYuri Nikulin
Russian, Russian
Russian-Soviet actor
Adelbert von ChamissoAdelbert von Chamisso
German, French
Botanist, Poet, Pteridologist, Bryologist, Writer

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Wolfgang VogelWolfgang Vogel
German
Jurist, University teacher, Lawyer

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