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

Dominick DunneDominick Dunne
American
Journalist

Ralph Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams
British
Composer

Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
French
Actor

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
Singer

Louis-Philippe I of FranceLouis-Philippe I of France
French
King of France

Lon ChaneyLon Chaney
American
American film actor

Tex AveryTex Avery
American
Animator
Tobe HooperTobe Hooper
American
Director

John McAleeseJohn McAleese
British
Soldier

John I of BohemiaJohn I of Bohemia
Czech, Polish
King

Akbar BugtiAkbar Bugti
Pakistani
Politician
Frans HalsFrans Hals
Netherlands Antilles
Dutch painter

Alessandro CagliostroAlessandro Cagliostro
Italian
Adventurer
Ernest, Elector of SaxonyErnest, Elector of Saxony
German
Emperor

Anne Marie DOrleansAnne Marie DOrleans
French
Queen

Amelia BoyntonAmelia Boynton Robinson
American
Activist
Ransom Eli OldsRansom Eli Olds
American
Automotive designer

Princess Feodora of Saxe-MeiningenPrincess Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen
German
Aristocrat
Ottokar II of BohemiaOttokar II of Bohemia
Czech
King

H. A. ReyH. A. Rey
American
Writer, Children's writer

Ellie GreenwichEllie Greenwich
American
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Songwriter, Record
Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
Austrian, Czech, American
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science

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Enomoto TakeakiEnomoto Takeaki
Japanese
Samurai
Vilhjalmur StefanssonVilhjalmur Stefansson
Canadian
Explorer

António, Prior of CratoAntónio, Prior of Crato
Portuguese
King

Friedrich MiescherFriedrich Miescher
Swiss
Biologist, Biochemist, University teacher

Sir Francis ChichesterSir Francis Chichester
British
Aviator
Lynden PindlingLynden Pindling
Bahamian
Prime minister of The Bahamas
Matthias ErzbergerMatthias Erzberger
German
Politician, Journalist, Diplomat

Irving StoneIrving Stone
American
Writer

Mika WaltariMika Waltari
Finnish
Writer

Vladimir TretchikoffVladimir Tretchikoff
Kazakh
Painter
William Byrd IIWilliam Byrd II
American
Author

MigjeniMigjeni
Albanian
Poet

Denis PapinDenis Papin
British
French physicist

Remo GiazottoRemo Giazotto
Italian
Musicologist

George Germain, 1st Viscount SackvilleGeorge Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville
British
Soldier
Hertha AyrtonHertha Ayrton
British
Engineer

Evelyn WoodEvelyn Wood
American
Educator
John B. FloydJohn B. Floyd
American
Politician

Sesshū TōyōSesshū Tōyō
Japanese
Visual Artist

Roger Nash BaldwinRoger Nash Baldwin
American
Sociologist, Trade unionist
George PrecaGeorge Preca
Maltese
Priest

Thomas GordonThomas Gordon
American, Scottish
psychologist
Ismail al-AzhariIsmail al-Azhari
Sudanese
Political figure

Raimon PanikkarRaimon Panikkar
Spanish
Priest

Petrus RamusPetrus Ramus
French
Philosopher

José Manuel MorenoJosé Manuel Moreno
Argentinian
Footballer

Lotte LehmannLotte Lehmann
German
Soprano
Osachi HamaguchiOsachi Hamaguchi
Japanese
Politician

Clyde WalcottClyde Walcott
Barbadian
Cricketer

Alix de LannoyAlix de Lannoy
Belgian
Noblewoman

Michael MaybrickMichael Maybrick
British
Composer
Gaston ThornGaston Thorn
Luxembourgian
Luxembourger Politician

Piers Butler, 8th Earl of OrmondePiers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormonde
Irish
Noble
Tony PastorTony Pastor
American
Snger

Alejandro Agustín LanusseAlejandro Agustín Lanusse
Argentinian
President

ʿAbd al-ʿAziz al-HakimʿAbd al-ʿAziz al-Hakim
Iraqi
Prime Minister
Rosa Albach-RettyRosa Albach-Retty
Austrian
Actress

Thomas BradwardineThomas Bradwardine
British
Mathematician
Friedrich Daniel von RecklinghausenFriedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen
German
Pathologist

Royall TylerRoyall Tyler
American
Jurist

Dirk MudgeDirk Mudge
South African
Politician
Bloom, HymanBloom, Hyman
American
American painter

Oscar CruzOscar Cruz
Filipino
Catholic priest
A.J.A. SymonsA.J.A. Symons
British
Writer

Mário Pinto de AndradeMário Pinto de Andrade
Angolan
Poet

Michal DočolomanskýMichal Dočolomanský
Slovak
Actor

Peter KernPeter Kern
Austrian, German
Actor
Antonio García GutiérrezAntonio García Gutiérrez
Spanish
Writer
Maud Ballington BoothMaud Ballington Booth
American
Leader

Robert HuebnerRobert Huebner
American
Physician

Chūsei SoneChūsei Sone
Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter

Gustav KlemmGustav Klemm
German
Anthropologist
Louis MuhlstockLouis Muhlstock
Canadian, Ukrainian
Painter

Matthias VolzMatthias Volz
German
Artistic gymnast

Jane Currie Blaikie HogeJane Currie Blaikie Hoge
American
Nurse

Fred Louis LerchFred Louis Lerch
Austrian
Actor

Harry LempioHarry Lempio
German
Boxer
Wolfgang NonnWolfgang Nonn
German
Field hockey player

Allen CollinsAllen Collins
American
Actor
Chey Jong-HyonChey Jong-Hyon
South Korean
Business executive