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.

Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton
American
American political activist
Richard III of EnglandRichard III of England
British
King of England

Isabella of FranceIsabella of France
French
Queen of England

Jomo KenyattaJomo Kenyatta
Kenyan
Former Prime Minister of Kenya

Colleen DewhurstColleen Dewhurst
Canadian
Actress

Philip VI of FrancePhilip VI of France
French
King of the Valois Dynasty
Diana VreelandDiana Vreeland
American
Magazine editor, fashion journalist and special

Kate ChopinKate Chopin
American
Author

Anders ZornAnders Zorn
Swedish
Painter, Sculptor
Michael CollinsMichael Collins
Irish
Politician

Luca MarenzioLuca Marenzio
Italian
Composer & Singer
Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of SuffolkCharles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk
British
Courtier

Ed KingEd King
American
Musician

S. R. NathanS. R. Nathan
Singaporean
Politician, Diplomat, Civil servant

Xianfeng EmperorXianfeng Emperor
Chinese
Emperor

Jack LaytonJack Layton
Canadian
Politician, University teacher, Political
StilichoStilicho
Ancient Roman
King

Pope Gregory IXPope Gregory IX
Italian
 

Toots ThielemansToots Thielemans
Belgian
Composer, Jazz musician, Jazz guitarist,

Vladimir ProppVladimir Propp
Russian
anthropologist, linguist, writer, university
Juscelino KubitschekJuscelino Kubitschek
Brazilian
Physician, Politician

Jacob BronowskiJacob Bronowski
British
Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer
John Howard, 1st Duke of NorfolkJohn Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk
British
Soldier

Grace PaleyGrace Paley
American
Author

Alfred WaterhouseAlfred Waterhouse
British
Architect
Maria Christina of the Two SiciliesMaria Christina of the Two Sicilies
Italian
Queen

Abulfaz ElchibeyAbulfaz Elchibey
Azerbaijani
Politician
Otto Liman von SandersOtto Liman von Sanders
German
Officer

Celâl BayarCelâl Bayar
Turkish
President

Oliver LodgeOliver Lodge
British
Physicist
Pope Nicholas IIIPope Nicholas III
Italian
Pope

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Charles William EliotCharles William Eliot
American
Educator
William Morris, 1st Viscount NuffieldWilliam Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield
British
Philanthropist

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of SalisburyRobert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury
British
Foreign Secretary

Nickolas AshfordNickolas Ashford
American
Songwriter

Franz Joseph GallFranz Joseph Gall
German
Physician, Neuroscientist
James Smith McDonnellJames Smith McDonnell
American
Aviator
Tim FischerTim Fischer
Australian
Politician

Glauber RochaGlauber Rocha
Brazilian
Film Director

William WhistonWilliam Whiston
British
Mathematician, Physicist, Historian, University

Michel FokineMichel Fokine
American, Russian
Choreographer
Lancelot HogbenLancelot Hogben
British
Medical Statistician

William WarhamWilliam Warham
British
Archbishop of Canterbury

Daniel PetrieDaniel Petrie
Canadian
Film director, Film producer

Lord SalisburyLord Salisbury
British
Politician

Jan KochanowskiJan Kochanowski
Polish
poet
Calvin Ellis StoweCalvin Ellis Stowe
American
Biblical scholar

Ignazio SiloneIgnazio Silone
Italian
Political leader
Emperor KonoeEmperor Konoe
Japanese
Emperor

Norman ShelleyNorman Shelley
British
Actor

Arthur MorrisArthur Morris
Australian
Cricketer
Nina BawdenNina Bawden
British
Novelist

James T. FarrellJames T. Farrell
American
Author
Roger Martin du GardRoger Martin du Gard
French
Novelist

Jan NerudaJan Neruda
Czech
Journalist

Nikolaus LenauNikolaus Lenau
Austrian
Poet

Jerry LeiberJerry Leiber
American
Songwriter

Elmer KeltonElmer Kelton
American
Journalist
Elena GarroElena Garro
Mexican
Screenwriter

Ieng ThirithIeng Thirith
Cambodian
Government official

Floyd TillmanFloyd Tillman
American
Musician

Vasile AlecsandriVasile Alecsandri
Moldovan
Poet
Benjamin LundyBenjamin Lundy
American
Abolitionist

Alice Duer MillerAlice Duer Miller
American
Poet, Author, Screenwriter, Writer
Eddison ZvobgoEddison Zvobgo
Zimbabwean
Lawyer

John SperlingJohn Sperling
American
Businessman

Stanton Macdonald-WrightStanton Macdonald-Wright
American
Artist
Richard OastlerRichard Oastler
British
Abolitionist

Amos Adams LawrenceAmos Adams Lawrence
American
 
John George II, Elector of SaxonyJohn George II, Elector of Saxony
German
Elector

Thomas BrockThomas Brock
British
Sculptor

Imperio ArgentinaImperio Argentina
Argentinian, Spanish
Singer
Paul Peter EwaldPaul Peter Ewald
German
Physicist

Phyllis BottomePhyllis Bottome
British
Novelist
Charles TomlinsonCharles Tomlinson
British
Poet

Ota ŠikOta Šik
Czech
Eonomist

Woody StephensWoody Stephens
American
Horse trainer

Mary Vaux WalcottMary Vaux Walcott
American
Artist
Richard LippoldRichard Lippold
American
Sculptor
Christopher LoveChristopher Love
Welsh
Minister, Preacher

John SwettJohn Swett
American
School Teacher

Alexander MontgomerieAlexander Montgomerie
Scottish
Courtier

Louis de NoaillesLouis de Noailles
French
Duke
Samuel HoldheimSamuel Holdheim
German
Rabbi

Robin SkeltonRobin Skelton
British
Writer

L. C. BatesL. C. Bates
American
Civil rights activist

Louis-François de BoufflersLouis-François de Boufflers
French
Soldier

Matthijs MarisMatthijs Maris
Dutch
Painter
Val McCallaVal McCalla
Jamaican, British
Media entrepreneur

Ernest PsichariErnest Psichari
French
Author
Albert MansbridgeAlbert Mansbridge
British
Educator

Ștefan ProcopiuȘtefan Procopiu
Romanian
Physicist, University teacher
Sydney Thompson DobellSydney Thompson Dobell
British
Poet
Edward CockerEdward Cocker
British
Engraver