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.

William WallaceWilliam Wallace
Scottish
Military Leader
Abu BakrAbu Bakr
Saudi Arabian
Companion of Muhammad

Marigold ChurchillMarigold Churchill
British
Winston Churchill's Daughter

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
American
Serial Child Rapist

Oscar Hammerstein IIOscar Hammerstein II
American
Lyricist

Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
American
Actress
R. D. LaingR. D. Laing
French, Scottish
Psychiatrist

David H. KochDavid H. Koch
American
Co-owner of Koch Industries

William GlasserWilliam Glasser
American
Developer of reality therapy and choice theory
Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
Polish
Economist

John KendrewJohn Kendrew
British
Biochemist and Crystallographer
David RoseDavid Rose
American
Entrepreneur

Stanford Moore Stanford Moore
American
Biochemist

Charles Augustin De CoulombCharles Augustin De Coulomb
French
French physicist

Rudolph ValentinoRudolph Valentino
American
Actor

CaesarionCaesarion
Egyptian
Pharaoh
Anthony CoralloAnthony Corallo
American
Gangster

Steven HillSteven Hill
American
Actor

Brock PetersBrock Peters
American
Actor

Oliver Hazard PerryOliver Hazard Perry
American
Officer
Princess Stéphanie of BelgiumPrincess Stéphanie of Belgium
Belgian
 

Increase MatherIncrease Mather
American
Clergyman
Vernon HowardVernon Howard
American
Author, Writer

Maynard FergusonMaynard Ferguson
Canadian
Trumpeter, Jazz musician, Musician

Gnaeus Julius AgricolaGnaeus Julius Agricola
French, Ancient Roman
General
Charles-Augustin de CoulombCharles-Augustin de Coulomb
French
Physicist

Adolf LoosAdolf Loos
Austrian, Czech
Architect
Francis X. BushmanFrancis X. Bushman
American
Actor

Abdülmecid IIAbdülmecid II
French
Caliph

Wasim RajaWasim Raja
Pakistani
Teacher
Hoyt WilhelmHoyt Wilhelm
American
Baseball player

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Sidney HowardSidney Howard
American
Playwright
Félicien RopsFélicien Rops
Belgian
Painter, Illustrator

Steve Van BurenSteve Van Buren
Honduran, American
Football Player

George David WeissGeorge David Weiss
American
Songwriter

Deodoro da FonsecaDeodoro da Fonseca
Brazilian
Politician
Marie TharpMarie Tharp
American
Geologist
Eric GairyEric Gairy
Grenadian
Prime Minister

Peter MaasPeter Maas
American
Journalist

Saad ZaghloulSaad Zaghloul
Egyptian
Prime Minister

Naum GaboNaum Gabo
Sculptor, Architect, Painter, University teacher
Edward HicksEdward Hicks
American
Painter

Kuroda KiyotakaKuroda Kiyotaka
Japanese
Politician

Gideon BlackburnGideon Blackburn
American
Evangelist

Jack DyerJack Dyer
Australian
Australian Rules Footballer

Luis de LeónLuis de León
Spanish
linguist, poet, writer, translator
Gilbert TaylorGilbert Taylor
British
Cinematographer

Albert RousselAlbert Roussel
French
Composer
Betty ZaneBetty Zane
American
Heroine

Gordon White, Baron White of HullGordon White, Baron White of Hull
British
Entrepreneur

Philip Henry GossePhilip Henry Gosse
British
Naturalist
Sam HughesSam Hughes
Canadian
Politician

Mostafa El-NahasMostafa El-Nahas
Egyptian
Political figure
Alberto CavalcantiAlberto Cavalcanti
Brazilian
Director

John Byron, 1st Baron ByronJohn Byron, 1st Baron Byron
British
Politician

Thomas Huckle WellerThomas Huckle Weller
American
Virologist

Guillaume BudéGuillaume Budé
French
Scholar

Winold ReissWinold Reiss
German, American
Artist
Ferenc KazinczyFerenc Kazinczy
Hungarian
Linguist, Writer, Playwright, Poet

Florence B. SeibertFlorence B. Seibert
American
Biochemist

William ThompsonWilliam Thompson
British
Boxer

Gil Álvarez Carrillo de AlbornozGil Álvarez Carrillo de Albornoz
Spanish
Political leader
Thomas de LittletonThomas de Littleton
British
Judge

Takeuchi SeihōTakeuchi Seihō
Japanese
Painter
Liu ELiu E
Chinese
Writer

Jean MolinetJean Molinet
French
Poet

Gerbrand BrederoGerbrand Bredero
Dutch
Poet
Girolamo BenivieniGirolamo Benivieni
Italian
Poet

Dionisio AnzilottiDionisio Anzilotti
Italian
Jurist
ChantharathChantharath
Thai, Laotian
King

George VilliersGeorge Villiers
British
Politician

Mohammed Aziz LahbabiMohammed Aziz Lahbabi
Moroccan
Philosopher
Grigory TunkinGrigory Tunkin
Russian
Jurist

Oscar Hammerstein, IIOscar Hammerstein, II
American
Librettist and producer
Philibert BerthelierPhilibert Berthelier
French
Patriot

Bobby Lee BondsBobby Lee Bonds
American
Baseball player

Walter SteffensWalter Steffens
German
Gymnast

August, Count Neidhardt von GneisenauAugust, Count Neidhardt von Gneisenau
German
Military officer
Jakob MessikomerJakob Messikomer
Swiss
Archaeologist
Charles D. HollisterCharles D. Hollister
American
Marine geologist

Leo KharibianLeo Kharibian
British, American
Choreographer