Died On August 25th

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Discover the most famous people who died on August 25. The list includes people like Friedrich Nietzsche, Neil Armstrong, Aaliyah, Michael Faraday, David Hume. Famous personalities featured on this list, include physicists, actors, political leaders and spiritual & religious leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & Scotland and many more countries.
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 1 
Neil Armstrong
(The First Person to Walk on the Moon)
Neil Armstrong
63
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: August 5, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wapakoneta, Ohio, United States
Died: 2012
 2 
Aaliyah
(Best Known as 'Princess of R&B' & 'Queen of Urban Pop')
Aaliyah
96
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 16, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2001
 3 
Friedrich Nietzsche
(German Philosopher, Cultural Critic and Philologist)
Friedrich Nietzsche
30
Birthdate: October 15, 1844
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Röcken, Lützen, Germany
Died: 1900
 4 
Michael Faraday
(Scientist)
Michael Faraday
6
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 22, 1791
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newington Butts, London, United Kingdom
Died: 1867
 5 
Truman Capote
(Known for His Novella “Breakfast at Tiffany's” and Non-Fiction Novel “In Cold Blood”)
Truman Capote
11
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 30, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1984
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 6 
James Watt
(Inventor of Steam Engine)
James Watt
10
Birthdate: January 19, 1736
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Died: 1819
 7 
David Hume
(Best Known for His Highly Influential System of Philosophical Empiricism, Scepticism and Naturalism)
David Hume
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 26, 1711
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: 1776
 8 
John McCain
(Former United States Senator from Arizona (1987 - 2018))
John McCain
44
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 29, 1936
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Coco Solo, Panama
Died: 2018
 9 
Louis IX of France
(King of France from 1226 to 1270)
Louis IX of France
3
Birthdate: April 25, 1214
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Poissy, France
Died: 1270
 10 
Samantha Smith
(American Peace Activist and Child Actress Who Became Famous for Her Anti-War Outreaches During the Cold War)
Samantha Smith
8
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: June 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Houlton, Maine, United States
Died: 1985
 11 
Ted Kennedy
(United States Senator from Massachusetts (1962 – 2009))
Ted Kennedy
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 22, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 2009
 12 
Paul Muni
(Actor)
Paul Muni
4
Birthdate: September 22, 1895
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lviv
Died: 1967
 13 
Henri Becquerel
(Physicist, Discoverer of Radioactivity)
Henri Becquerel
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 15, 1852
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1908
 14 
Henry Morgan
(Privateer, Lieutenant Governor of Jamaica)
Henry Morgan
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 24, 1635
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Llanrumney, Glamorgan
Died: 1688
 15 
Margaret of Anjou
(Queen of England)
Margaret of Anjou
1
Birthdate: March 23, 1430
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pont-a-Mousson, France
Died: 1482
 16 
Margarete Himmler
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 9, 1893
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Goncarzewo near Bromberg, Poland
Died: 1967
 17 
Jack Nitzsche
(Musician)
Jack Nitzsche
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 22, 1937
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Died: 2000
 18 
George Lincoln Rockwell
(American Far-right Political Activist and Commander of the American Nazi Party (1959 - 1967))
George Lincoln Rockwell
12
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: March 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bloomington, Illinois, United States
Died: 1967
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 10, 1473
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1554
 20 
Alfred Kinsey
(Biologist)
Alfred Kinsey
10
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 23, 1894
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1956
 21 
Carl Barks
(Screenwriter, Writer, Painter, Farmer, Journalist)
Carl Barks
1
Birthdate: March 27, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Merrill
Died: 2000
 22 
John Birch
(20th-century Baptist missionary and World War II-era United States Office of Strategic Services intelligence officer)
John Birch
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 28, 1918
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Uttarakhand, India
Died: 1945
 23 
Gratian
(Roman emperor)
Gratian
1
Birthdate: April 18, 0359
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia
Died: 0383
 24 
Marvin Kaplan
(Actor & playwright)
Marvin Kaplan
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Birthdate: January 24, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2016
 25 
Thomas Moran
(Explorer, Painter)
Thomas Moran
0
Birthdate: February 12, 1837
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bolton
Died: 1926
 26 
Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf
(Austrian general who played a central role in World War I)
Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 11, 1852
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Penzing, Vienna, Austria
Died: 1925
 27 
Rich Piana
(Bodybuilder)
Rich Piana
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 26, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2017
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 28 
Aḥmad al-Manṣūr
(Ruler of Morocco)
Aḥmad al-Manṣūr
0
Birthdate: 1549 AD
Birthplace: Fès, Morocco
Died: 1603
 29 
Ahmad Faraz
(Pakistani Urdu Poet Known for His Politically-Charged Works)
Ahmad Faraz
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 12, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kohat, Pakistan
Died: 2008
 30 
Kevin Duckworth
(Basketball Player)
Kevin Duckworth
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 1, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Harvey, Illinois, United States
Died: 2008
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
 31 
Ferdinand Piëch
(Austrian Business Magnate and Former Chairman of Volkswagen Group (1993 - 2015))
Ferdinand Piëch
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: April 17, 1937
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 2019
 32 
Stan Kenton
(American musical artist)
Stan Kenton
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 15, 1911
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Died: 1979
 33 
William Warfield
(American Singer and Actor)
William Warfield
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 2, 1920
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: West Helena, Helena-West Helena, Arkansas, United States
Died: 2002
 34 
Henri Fantin-Latour
0
Birthdate: January 14, 1836
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Died: 1904
 35 
Ken Tyrrell
(Formula racing driver)
Ken Tyrrell
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2001
 36 
Art Rooney
(Founding owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers)
Art Rooney
4
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 27, 1901
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Coulterville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1988
 37 
Edward Ralph Dexter
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: 2021
 38 
Roger Fisher
(Professor)
Roger Fisher
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 28, 1922
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Winnetka, Illinois, United States
Died: 2012
 39 
Rudy Van Gelder
(Recording engineer)
Rudy Van Gelder
0
Birthdate: November 2, 1924
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2016
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Willis Augustus Lee
(Military officer, Sport shooter)
Willis Augustus Lee
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 11, 1888
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Natlee, Kentucky, United States
Died: 1945
 41 
John Brunner
(Novelist)
John Brunner
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 24, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wallingford, England
Died: 1995
 42 
James Cronin
(Physicist)
James Cronin
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 29, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2016
 43 
Elizabeth Montagu
(British Social Reformer, Patron of the Arts, Salonnière, Literary Critic and Writer)
Elizabeth Montagu
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 2, 1718
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Yorkshire, England
Died: 1800
 44 
Ann Richards
(Actress)
Ann Richards
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 13, 1917
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died: 2006
 45 
Gylmar dos Santos Neves
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 22, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Santos, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Died: 2013
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 46 
Raymond Barre
(Former Prime Minister of France)
Raymond Barre
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 12, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St-Denis, France
Died: 2007
 47 
Gurdās, Bhāī
(Sikh writer)
Gurdās, Bhāī
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1551 AD
Birthplace: Goindwal, Tarn Taran, the Punjab, India
Died: 1636
 48 
Tiny Broadwick
(Skydiver, Stunt performer)
Tiny Broadwick
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 8, 1893
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oxford, North Carolina, United States
Died: 1978
 49 
Francoise Dolto
(Pediatrician)
Francoise Dolto
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: November 6, 1908
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1988
 50 
Peter Cooper Hewitt
(Electrical Engineer)
Peter Cooper Hewitt
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: May 5, 1861
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1921