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.

William JamesWilliam James
(Philosopher, Psychologist)

11 January 1842

American

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
(Aviator, Inventor & Author)

04 February 1902

American

Antonie van LeeuwenhoekAntonie van Leeuwenhoek
(Scientist)

24 October 1632

Dutch

Neil SimonNeil Simon
(Playwright & Screenwriter)

04 July 1927

American

Ralph Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams
(Composer)

12 October 1872

British

Alvin KarpisAlvin Karpis
(Gangster)

10 August 1907

Canadian,Spanish

Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
(Actor)

28 August 1899

French

Frederick ReinesFrederick Reines
(Physicist)

16 March 1918

American

Georg WittigGeorg Wittig
(Organic Chemist)

16 June 1897

German

Laura BraniganLaura Branigan
(American singer)

03 July 1952

American

Lon ChaneyLon Chaney
(American film actor)

01 April 1883

American

Matthias ErzbergerMatthias Erzberger
(Politician, Journalist, Diplomat)

20 September 1875

German

John McAleeseJohn McAleese
(Soldier)

25 April 1949

British

Frans HalsFrans Hals
(Dutch painter)

1582 AD

Netherlands Antilles

Ottokar II of BohemiaOttokar II of Bohemia
(King)

1233 AD

Austrian,Czech

Akbar BugtiAkbar Bugti
(Politician)

12 July 1927

Pakistani

Friedrich MiescherFriedrich Miescher
(Biologist, Biochemist, University teacher)

13 August 1844

Swiss

Ellie GreenwichEllie Greenwich
(Singer-songwriter, Composer, Songwriter, Record producer)

23 October 1940

American

Vilhjalmur StefanssonVilhjalmur Stefansson
(Explorer)

03 November 1879

Canadian

Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
(Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science fiction writer)

10 September 1890

Austrian,Czech,American

H. A. ReyH. A. Rey
(Writer, Children's writer)

16 September 1898

American

Enomoto TakeakiEnomoto Takeaki
(Samurai)

25 August 1836

Japanese

Mika WaltariMika Waltari
(Writer, Translator, Journalist, Novelist, Screenwriter)

19 September 1908

Finnish

William Byrd IIWilliam Byrd II
(Lawyer, Diarist)

28 March 1674

American

Denis PapinDenis Papin
(French physicist)

22 August 1647

British

Roger Nash BaldwinRoger Nash Baldwin
(Sociologist, Trade unionist)

21 January 1884

American

Gaston ThornGaston Thorn
(Luxembourger Politician)

03 September 1928

Luxembourgian

Michael MaybrickMichael Maybrick
(Composer)

31 January 1841

British

John I of BohemiaJohn I of Bohemia
(King)

10 August 1296

Czech,Polish

Chūsei SoneChūsei Sone
(Film director, Screenwriter)

01 October 1937

Japanese

Louis-Philippe I of FranceLouis-Philippe I of France

06 October 1773

French

Thomas GordonThomas Gordon
(psychologist)

11 March 1918

American,Scottish