Died On August 22nd

Discover the most famous people who died on August 22. The list includes people like Richard III of England, Michael Collins, Huey P. Newton, Kate Chopin, Diana Vreeland. 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 Kingdom, United States, Canada & Germany 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 
Huey P. Newton
(Revolutionary, Co-founder of the Black Panther Party)

Huey P. Newton
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Monroe, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1989

 2 
Michael Collins
(Politician)

Michael Collins
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 16, 1890
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: County Cork, Republic of Ireland
Died: 1922

 3 
Isabella of France
(Queen of England (1308-1327))

Isabella of France
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Birthdate: 1295 AD
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1358

 4 
Richard III of England
(King of England)

Richard III of England
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Birthdate: October 2, 1452
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fotheringhay Castle, Northamptonshire, England
Died: 1485
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 5 
Jomo Kenyatta
(1st President of Kenya (1964–1978) and the 1st Prime Minister of Kenya (1963–1964))

Jomo Kenyatta
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 20, 1893
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gatundu, Kenya
Died: 1978

 6 

Colleen Dewhurst
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Birthdate: June 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: 1991
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 7 
Nickolas Ashford
(Songwriter)

Nickolas Ashford
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 4, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fairfield County, South Carolina, United States
Died: 2011
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 
Kate Chopin
(Author)

Kate Chopin
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 8, 1850
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St. Louis
Died: 1904

 9 
Diana Vreeland
(Magazine editor, fashion journalist and special consultant)

Diana Vreeland
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Birthdate: July 29, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1989

Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1484 AD
Birthplace: Guildford, England, United kingdom
Died: 1545

 11 
Ed King
(Musician)

Ed King
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 14, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Glendale, California, U.S.
Died: 2018

 12 
Toots Thielemans
(Jazz Musician)

Toots Thielemans
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 29, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
Died: 2016

 13 
Jerry Leiber
(Songwriter)

Jerry Leiber
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 25, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: 2011

 14 

Xianfeng Emperor
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Birthdate: July 17, 1831
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Yuanmingyuan Park, Beijing, China
Died: 1861

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 3, 1830
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Died: 1903

 16 

Jean-Honore Fragonard
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Birthdate: April 5, 1732
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Grasse, France
Died: 1806

 17 
Anders Zorn
(Painter)

Anders Zorn
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Birthdate: February 18, 1860
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mora, Sweden
Died: 1920

 18 
Abulfaz Elchibey
(2nd President of Azerbaijan)

Abulfaz Elchibey
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 24, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan
Died: 2000

 19 
Juscelino Kubitschek
(Former President of Brazil 1956 – 1961)

Juscelino Kubitschek
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 12, 1902
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Diamantina, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Died: 1976

 20 
Arthur Morris
(Cricketer)

Arthur Morris
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 19, 1922
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bondi, Australia
Died: 2015
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 21 
Rashīd Riḍā
(Islamic scholar)

Rashīd Riḍā
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Birthdate: September 23, 1865
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lebanon
Died: 1935

 22 
Jan Kochanowski
(Renaissance Poet Who Established poetic patterns that would become integral to the Polish literary language)

Jan Kochanowski
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1530 AD
Birthplace: Sycyna Północna, Poland
Died: 1584

 23 
Glauber Rocha
(Film Director)

Glauber Rocha
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Birthdate: March 14, 1939
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vitória da Conquista, State of Bahia, Brazil
Died: 1981

 24 
Luca Marenzio
(Composer & Singer)

Luca Marenzio
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 18, 1553
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Coccaglio
Died: 1599

 25 
Rudolph Schindler
(One of the Seminal Master Architects Who Defined Modern Architecture in Southern California)

Rudolph Schindler
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: September 10, 1887
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1953

 26 
Josef Bühler
(Former Deputy Governor)

Josef Bühler
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 16, 1904
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bad Waldsee, Germany
Died: 1948

 27 
Nina Bawden
(Novelist)

Nina Bawden
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 19, 1925
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: England
Died: 2012

 28 
John Sperling
(Businessman)

John Sperling
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 9, 1921
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Willow Springs, Missouri, United States
Died: 2014

 29 

Vasile Alecsandri
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 21, 1821
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bacău, Principality of Moldavia
Died: 1890

 30 

Norman Shelley
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Birthdate: February 16, 1903
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, England
Died: 1980

 31 
Calvin Ellis Stowe
(Biblical scholar)

Calvin Ellis Stowe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 6, 1802
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Natick, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1886

 32 
Tim Fischer
(Politician)

Tim Fischer
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 3, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lockhart, Australia
Died: 2019

Aleksandr Demyanenko
0
Birthdate: May 30, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yekaterinburg, Russia
Died: 1999
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 34 
Emperor Konoe
(Emperor)

Emperor Konoe
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Birthdate: June 16, 1139
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 1155

John Dudley, duke of Northumberland
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1504 AD
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: 1553

 36 
Ernest II
(Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha)

Ernest II
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Birthdate: June 21, 1818
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Coburg, Germany
Died: 1893

 37 

Nikolaus Lenau
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 13, 1802
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lenauheim, Romania
Died: 1850

 38 

Keith Knight
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Birthdate: January 20, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada
Died: 2007

 39 
Jack Layton
(Politician)

Jack Layton
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 18, 1950
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died: 2011

 40 
Philip VI of France
(King of the Valois Dynasty)

Philip VI of France
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Birthdate: 1293 AD
Birthplace: France
Died: 1350

 41 
Richard Oastler
(Abolitionist)

Richard Oastler
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 20, 1789
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: 1861

 42 
Celâl Bayar
(President)

Celâl Bayar
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 16, 1883
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Umurbey, Turkey
Died: 1986

 43 
Alice Duer Miller
(Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer)

Alice Duer Miller
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 28, 1874
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1942

 44 

Baraka Al Yamaniyah
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Yemeni
Died: 2018

 45 

Charles William Eliot
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 20, 1834
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1926

 46 
Benjamin Lundy
(Abolitionist)

Benjamin Lundy
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Birthdate: January 4, 1789
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hardwick Township, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1839

John Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1425 AD
Birthplace: Tendring, England
Died: 1485

 48 

Alexandre Decamps
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Birthdate: March 3, 1803
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1860

 49 
Ștefan Procopiu
(Physicist, University teacher)

Ștefan Procopiu
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 19, 1890
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bârlad
Died: 1972

 50 

Louis de Noailles
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 21, 1713
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Versailles, France
Died: 1793