Died On August 24th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 24. The list includes people like Richard Attenborough, Simone Weil, Julie Harris, V. V. Giri, Thomas Blood. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, physicists, directors and actors and from other domains of life. This list includes people from France, United States, United Kingdom & 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 Charlie Watts

Charlie Watts
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer
Birthdate: June 2, 1941
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kingsbury, London, England
Died: 2021
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 2 Richard Attenborough

Richard Attenborough
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Famous As: British Politician
Birthdate: August 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
Died: 2014
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 3 Satoshi Kon

Satoshi Kon
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Famous As: Animator, Film director, Screenwriter, Mangaka
Birthdate: October 12, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kushiro
Died: 2010

 4 Louis Prima

Louis Prima
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor, Songwriter, Trumpet Player, Singer
Birthdate: December 7, 1910
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Orleans
Died: 1978

 5 Yootha Joyce

Yootha Joyce
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wandsworth, England
Died: 1980

 6 Simone Weil

Simone Weil
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: February 3, 1909
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1943

 7 Peggy Shippen

Peggy Shippen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Spy
Birthdate: July 11, 1760
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1804
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 8 Getúlio Vargas

Getúlio Vargas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: April 19, 1882
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: São Borja
Died: 1954

 9 Rose of Lima

Rose of Lima
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: April 30, 1586
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lima, Peru
Died: 1617

 10 Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: July 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Died: 2004

 11 Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: March 17, 1912
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 1987

 12 Jane Greer

Jane Greer
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 9, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: 2001
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 13 Hanna Reitsch

Hanna Reitsch
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator
Birthdate: March 29, 1912
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jelenia Góra, Poland
Died: 1979

 14 E. G. Marshall

E. G. Marshall
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 18, 1914
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Owatonna, Minnesota, United States
Died: 1998
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 15 Julie Harris

Julie Harris
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Grosse Pointe, Michigan, U.S.
Died: 2013

 16 Lev Kamenev

Lev Kamenev
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary, Political Leader
Birthdate: July 18, 1883
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 1936

 17 Henry J. Kaiser

Henry J. Kaiser
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Engineer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist
Birthdate: May 9, 1882
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sprout Brook
Died: 1967

 18 John Meehan

John Meehan
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Con Artist
Birthdate: February 3, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: 2016

 19 Robin Leach

Robin Leach
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Famous As: Reporter
Birthdate: August 29, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Died: 2018
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 20 Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor

Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 1273 AD
Birthplace: Valenciennes, France
Died: 1313

 21 Andy Hug

Andy Hug
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Karateka
Birthdate: September 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Died: 2000
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 22 Leonard Frey

Leonard Frey
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 4, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1988

 23 Kenji Mizoguchi

Kenji Mizoguchi
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: May 16, 1898
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hongo, Tokyo, Japan
Died: 1956

 24 Bill Doolin

Bill Doolin
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Robber
Birthdate: 1858 AD
Birthplace: Johnson County, Arkansas, United States
Died: 1896

 25 Henri, Count of Chambord

Henri, Count of Chambord
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Famous As: King of France
Birthdate: September 29, 1820
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tuileries Palace, Paris, France
Died: 1883

 26 Su Shi

Su Shi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Poet, Writer, Painter
Birthdate: January 8, 1037
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Meishan
Died: 1101

 27 Sadi Carnot

Sadi Carnot
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist and Scientist
Birthdate: June 1, 1796
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Luxembourg Palace
Died: 1832

 28 Sergei Dovlatov

Sergei Dovlatov
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Journalist
Birthdate: September 3, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ufa, Russia
Died: 1990
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 29 Thomas Chatterton

Thomas Chatterton
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: November 20, 1752
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: 1770

 30 Walter Scheel

Walter Scheel
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 8, 1919
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Solingen, Germany
Died: 2016

 31 Parmigianino

Parmigianino
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: January 11, 1503
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
Died: 1540

 32 Magnus Barefoot

Magnus Barefoot
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 1073 AD
Birthplace: Kingdom of Norway
Died: 1103

 33 ʿAbd al-Rahman ʿArif

ʿAbd al-Rahman ʿArif
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: April 14, 1916
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Baghdad, Iraq
Died: 2007

 34 Richard Bruno Heydrich

Richard Bruno Heydrich
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera singer
Birthdate: February 23, 1865
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Leuben, Dresden, Germany
Died: 1938

 35 Giuseppe Chiara

Giuseppe Chiara
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: 1602 AD
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
Died: 1685

 36 Gaspard II de Coligny

Gaspard II de Coligny
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Admiral
Birthdate: February 16, 1519
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Châtillon-Coligny, France
Died: 1572

 37 Ronald Knox

Ronald Knox
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: February 17, 1888
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kibworth, Leicestershire, England
Died: 1957

 38 Tadeusz Bor-Komorowski

Tadeusz Bor-Komorowski
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military officer
Birthdate: June 1, 1895
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Khorobriv, Ukraine
Died: 1966

 39 Charles H. Revson

Charles H. Revson
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: October 11, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: 1975

 40 Sir Wilfred Thesiger

Sir Wilfred Thesiger
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: British explorer
Birthdate: June 3, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Died: 2003

 41 Hugh Cruttwell

Hugh Cruttwell
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Teacher
Birthdate: October 31, 1918
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Singapore, Straits Settlements
Died: 2002

 42 Rudolf Clausius

Rudolf Clausius
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist, University teacher, Mathematician, Theoretical physicist
Birthdate: January 2, 1822
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Koszalin
Died: 1888

 43 John Owen

John Owen
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Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 1616 AD
Birthplace: Stadhampton, Oxfordshire, England
Died: 1683

 44 J. G. Strijdom

J. G. Strijdom
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 14, 1893
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Klipfontein, Cape Colony
Died: 1958

 45 Thomas Blood

Thomas Blood
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: 1618 AD
Birthplace: County of Clare, Kingdom of Ireland
Died: 1680

 46 Roger Y. Tsien

Roger Y. Tsien
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biochemist
Birthdate: February 1, 1952
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 2016

 47 James Clark McReynolds

James Clark McReynolds
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Attorney General
Birthdate: February 3, 1862
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Elkton, Kentucky, United States
Died: 1946

 48 Gerard W. Ford

Gerard W. Ford
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: October 2, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 2008

 49 Empress Saimei

Empress Saimei
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Famous As: Monarch
Birthdate: August 7, 0594
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 0661

 50 Nikolay Gumilyov

Nikolay Gumilyov
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 15, 1886
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kronshtadt, Russia
Died: 1921