Died On August 23rd

Discover the most famous people who died on August 23. The list includes people like William Wallace, R. D. Laing, William Glasser, John Kendrew, Stanford Moore. Famous personalities featured on this list, include physicists, artists, playwrights and military leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Scotland, Canada & France and many more countries.

John KendrewJohn Kendrew
(Biochemist and Crystallographer)

24 March 1917

British

William WallaceWilliam Wallace
(Patriot, Revolutionary Fighter, Knight, De facto Ruler of Scotland)

1270 AD

Scottish

Abu BakrAbu Bakr
(Companion of Muhammad)

27 October 0573

Saudi Arabian

R. D. LaingR. D. Laing
(Psychiatrist)

07 October 1927

French,Scottish

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
(Serial Child Rapist)

04 June 1935

American

Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
(Actress)

17 February 1919

American

Marigold ChurchillMarigold Churchill
(Winston Churchill's Daughter)

15 November 1918

British

William GlasserWilliam Glasser
(Developer of reality therapy and choice theory)

11 May 1925

American

Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
(Economist)

05 October 1930

Polish

David RoseDavid Rose
(Entrepreneur)

15 June 1910

American

Stanford Moore Stanford Moore
(Biochemist)

04 September 1913

American

Charles Augustin De CoulombCharles Augustin De Coulomb
(French physicist)

14 June 1736

French

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Rudolph ValentinoRudolph Valentino
(Actor)

06 May 1895

American

CaesarionCaesarion
(Pharaoh)

23 June 0047

Egyptian

Oscar Hammerstein IIOscar Hammerstein II
(Songwriter, Librettist, Song book, Screenwriter, Writer, Lyricist)

12 July 1895

American

Vernon HowardVernon Howard
(Author, Writer)

16 March 1918

American

Oliver Hazard PerryOliver Hazard Perry
(Officer)

23 August 1785

American

Charles-Augustin de CoulombCharles-Augustin de Coulomb
(Physicist)

14 June 1736

French

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Maynard FergusonMaynard Ferguson
(Trumpeter, Jazz musician, Musician)

04 May 1928

Canadian

Adolf LoosAdolf Loos
(Architect)

10 December 1870

Austrian,Czech

Abdülmecid IIAbdülmecid II
(Caliph)

29 May 1868

French

Anthony CoralloAnthony Corallo
(Gangster)

12 February 1913

American

Princess Stéphanie of BelgiumPrincess Stéphanie of Belgium

21 May 1864

Belgian

Hoyt WilhelmHoyt Wilhelm
(Famous Baseball Players)

26 July 1922

American

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Félicien RopsFélicien Rops
(Painter, Illustrator)

07 July 1833

Belgian

Naum GaboNaum Gabo
(Sculptor, Architect, Painter, University teacher)

05 August 1890

Luis de LeónLuis de León
(linguist, poet, writer, translator)

1527 AD

Spanish

Deodoro da FonsecaDeodoro da Fonseca
(Politician)

05 August 1827

Brazilian

Sam HughesSam Hughes
(Politician)

08 January 1853

Canadian

Kuroda KiyotakaKuroda Kiyotaka
(Politician, Prime Minister)

09 November 1840

Japanese

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Thomas Huckle WellerThomas Huckle Weller
(Virologist)

15 June 1915

American

Ferenc KazinczyFerenc Kazinczy
(Linguist, Writer, Playwright, Poet)

27 October 1759

Hungarian