Died On August 26th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 26. The list includes people like Charles Lindbergh, William James, Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Charles Boyer. Famous personalities featured on this list, include psychologists, philosophers, journalists and composers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Japan and many more countries.

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
04 February 1902, American
Aviator, Inventor & Author
William JamesWilliam James
11 January 1842, American
Philosopher, Psychologist

Antonie van LeeuwenhoekAntonie van Leeuwenhoek
24 October 1632, Dutch
Scientist

Ted KnightTed Knight
07 December 1923, American
Actor

Neil SimonNeil Simon
04 July 1927, American
Playwright & Screenwriter

Ralph Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams
12 October 1872, British
Composer
Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
28 August 1899, French
Actor

Dominick DunneDominick Dunne
29 October 1925, American
Journalist

Alvin KarpisAlvin Karpis
10 August 1907, Canadian, Spanish
Gangster

Frederick ReinesFrederick Reines
16 March 1918, American
Physicist
Georg WittigGeorg Wittig
16 June 1897, German
Organic Chemist

Aaren SimpsonAaren Simpson
24 September 1977, American
O. J. Simpson's Daughter
Laura BraniganLaura Branigan
03 July 1952, American
American singer

Allen CollinsAllen Collins
18 December 1915, American
Actor

Lon ChaneyLon Chaney
01 April 1883, American
American film actor
Andrew MellonAndrew Mellon
24 March 1855, American
Banker

Tobe HooperTobe Hooper
25 January 1943, American
Director
Tex AveryTex Avery
26 February 1908, American
Animator

John McAleeseJohn McAleese
25 April 1949, British
Soldier

Akbar BugtiAkbar Bugti
12 July 1927, Pakistani
Politician
Frans HalsFrans Hals
1582 AD, Netherlands Antilles
Dutch painter

Enomoto TakeakiEnomoto Takeaki
25 August 1836, Japanese
Samurai
Friedrich MiescherFriedrich Miescher
13 August 1844, Swiss
Biologist, Biochemist, University teacher

Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
10 September 1890, Austrian, Czech, American
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science

Vilhjalmur StefanssonVilhjalmur Stefansson
03 November 1879, Canadian
Explorer

Ottokar II of BohemiaOttokar II of Bohemia
1233 AD, Austrian, Czech
King
Ellie GreenwichEllie Greenwich
23 October 1940, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Songwriter, Record
H. A. ReyH. A. Rey
16 September 1898, American
Writer, Children's writer

Matthias ErzbergerMatthias Erzberger
20 September 1875, German
Politician, Journalist, Diplomat

Denis PapinDenis Papin
22 August 1647, British
French physicist

William Byrd IIWilliam Byrd II
28 March 1674, American
Lawyer, Diarist
Mika WaltariMika Waltari
19 September 1908, Finnish
Writer, Translator, Journalist, Novelist,

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Roger Nash BaldwinRoger Nash Baldwin
21 January 1884, American
Sociologist, Trade unionist

Gaston ThornGaston Thorn
03 September 1928, Luxembourgian
Luxembourger Politician

Michael MaybrickMichael Maybrick
31 January 1841, British
Composer

Ransom Eli OldsRansom Eli Olds
03 June 1864, American
Automotive designer
John I of BohemiaJohn I of Bohemia
10 August 1296, Czech, Polish
King

Chūsei SoneChūsei Sone
01 October 1937, Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter
Louis-Philippe I of FranceLouis-Philippe I of France
06 October 1773, French
 

Sir Francis ChichesterSir Francis Chichester
17 September 1901, British
Aviator

Thomas GordonThomas Gordon
11 March 1918, American, Scottish
psychologist