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
American
Aviator, Inventor & Author
William JamesWilliam James
American
Philosopher, Psychologist

Ted KnightTed Knight
American
Actor

Neil SimonNeil Simon
American
Playwright & Screenwriter

Ralph Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams
British
Composer
Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
French
Actor

Dominick DunneDominick Dunne
American
Journalist

Alvin KarpisAlvin Karpis
Canadian, Spanish
Gangster

Frederick ReinesFrederick Reines
American
Physicist
Georg WittigGeorg Wittig
German
Organic Chemist

Aaren SimpsonAaren Simpson
American
O. J. Simpson's Daughter
Laura BraniganLaura Branigan
American
American singer

John McAleeseJohn McAleese
British
Soldier

Allen CollinsAllen Collins
American
Actor
Lon ChaneyLon Chaney
American
American film actor

Tobe HooperTobe Hooper
American
Director
Tex AveryTex Avery
American
Animator

Akbar BugtiAkbar Bugti
Pakistani
Politician

Frans HalsFrans Hals
Netherlands Antilles
Dutch painter
Vilhjalmur StefanssonVilhjalmur Stefansson
Canadian
Explorer

Enomoto TakeakiEnomoto Takeaki
Japanese
Samurai
Ellie GreenwichEllie Greenwich
American
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Songwriter, Record

Friedrich MiescherFriedrich Miescher
Swiss
Biologist, Biochemist, University teacher

Ottokar II of BohemiaOttokar II of Bohemia
Austrian, Czech
King

Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
Austrian, Czech, American
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science
H. A. ReyH. A. Rey
American
Writer, Children's writer
Irving StoneIrving Stone
American
Writer

Matthias ErzbergerMatthias Erzberger
German
Politician, Journalist, Diplomat

Denis PapinDenis Papin
British
French physicist

Mika WaltariMika Waltari
Finnish
Writer, Translator, Journalist, Novelist,
William Byrd IIWilliam Byrd II
American
Lawyer, Diarist

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Sesshū TōyōSesshū Tōyō
Japanese
Visual Artist

Roger Nash BaldwinRoger Nash Baldwin
American
Sociologist, Trade unionist

Gaston ThornGaston Thorn
Luxembourgian
Luxembourger Politician

Michael MaybrickMichael Maybrick
British
Composer
Ransom Eli OldsRansom Eli Olds
American
Automotive designer

Chūsei SoneChūsei Sone
Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter
John I of BohemiaJohn I of Bohemia
Czech, Polish
King

Amelia BoyntonAmelia Boynton Robinson
American
Activist

Louis-Philippe I of FranceLouis-Philippe I of France
French
 
Sir Francis ChichesterSir Francis Chichester
British
Aviator

Thomas GordonThomas Gordon
American, Scottish
psychologist