Died On August 28th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 28. The list includes people like Junípero Serra, Emmett Till, John Huston, Frederick Law Olmsted, St. Augustine. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, actors and poets and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Spain & Germany and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 

Chadwick Boseman
46
Birthdate: November 29, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 
Emmett Till
(Victim of Racial Violence)

Emmett Till
22
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 25, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1955

 3 
St. Augustine
(Theologian, Philosopher and One of the Most Important Church Fathers of the Latin Church in the Patristic Period.)

St. Augustine
13
Birthdate: November 13, 0354
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Thagaste
Died: 0430

 4 
Sally Hemings
(Thomas Jefferson’s Slave)

Sally Hemings
8
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 5, 1773
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charles City County, Virginia, United States
Died: 1835

 5 
Juan Gabriel
(Singer)

Juan Gabriel
17
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 7, 1950
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Parácuaro, Michoacán, Mexico
Died: 2016
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 6 
John Huston
(Director of Classic Movies Like 'The Maltese Falcon', 'The Asphalt Jungle', 'The Misfits' and Many More)

John Huston
4
Birthdate: August 5, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nevada, Missouri, United States
Died: 1987
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 7 
Anissa Jones
(Child Actress)

Anissa Jones
11
Birthdate: March 11, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lafayette, Indiana, United States
Died: 1976
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)
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 8 

Junípero Serra
10
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 24, 1713
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Petra, Spain
Died: 1784

 9 
Ruth Gordon
(Actress)

Ruth Gordon
4
Birthdate: October 30, 1896
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1985
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 10 
Frederick Law Olmsted
(Landscape Architect)

Frederick Law Olmsted
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: April 26, 1822
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hartford
Died: 1903

 11 
Mr. Fuji
(Professional wrestler)

Mr. Fuji
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 4, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Died: 2016
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 12 

Robert Walker
1
Birthdate: October 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: 1951
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 
Boris III of Bulgaria
(Military Officer)

Boris III of Bulgaria
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 30, 1894
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sofia, Bulgaria
Died: 1943

 14 
John Anthony Walker
(Navy Officer)

John Anthony Walker
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 28, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2014

 15 
Phil Hill
(Race car driver)

Phil Hill
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Died: 2008

 16 
Leigh Hunt
(English Essayist, Poet & Critic)

Leigh Hunt
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 19, 1784
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Southgate, London, England
Died: 1859

 17 
Sean Stephenson
(Former Self-help writer)

Sean Stephenson
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 5, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2019
Height: 3'0" (91 cm)

 18 
Miyoshi Umeki
(Actor, Singer, Television actor)

Miyoshi Umeki
0
Birthdate: May 8, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Otaru
Died: 2007
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 19 
Hugo Grotius
(Lawyer, Theologian, Diplomat)

Hugo Grotius
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: April 10, 1583
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Delft, Netherlands
Died: 1645

 20 
William Lyon Mackenzie
(1st Mayor of Toronto, Member of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada (1851–1858))

William Lyon Mackenzie
0
Birthdate: March 12, 1795
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
Died: 1861

 21 
Vince Taylor
(Singer-songwriter)

Vince Taylor
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 14, 1939
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Isleworth, Middlesex, England
Died: 1991

 22 
Mireille Darc
(Actress, Model)

Mireille Darc
0
Birthdate: May 15, 1938
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Toulon, France
Died: 2017
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 23 
Michael Ende
(Writer)

Michael Ende
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Died: 1995

 24 
E. P. Thompson
(Historian)

E. P. Thompson
1
Birthdate: February 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oxford, England
Died: 1993

 25 
Henry Sidgwick
(Philosopher)

Henry Sidgwick
0
Birthdate: May 31, 1838
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Skipton, Yorkshire, England
Died: 1900

Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine
0
Birthdate: December 22, 1617
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany
Died: 1680

 27 
Shulamith Firestone
(Writer, Feminist)

Shulamith Firestone
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 7, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ottawa
Died: 2012

 28 

Rashid Ali al-Gaylani
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1892 AD
Birthplace: Baghdad, Iraq
Died: 1965

Princess Tatiana Constantinovna of Russia
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 23, 1890
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1979

 30 
Hilly Kristal
(Musician, Businessperson)

Hilly Kristal
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 23, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2007
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 31 
Edward Bouchet
(physicist)

Edward Bouchet
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 15, 1852
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1918

 32 
Magnus Maximus
(Roman Emperor)

Magnus Maximus
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 0335 AD
Birthplace: Hispania
Died: 0388

 33 

Elisabetta Sirani
0
Birthdate: January 8, 1638
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
Died: 1665

 34 
Bearcat Wright
(Wrestler)

Bearcat Wright
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 13, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1982
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

Abd al-Rahman of Morocco
0
Birthdate: February 19, 1778
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Marrakesh, Morocco
Died: 1859

 36 
Paul Grice
(Philosopher)

Paul Grice
0
Birthdate: March 13, 1913
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Birmingham, England
Died: 1988

 37 
Doris Ulmann
(Photographer)

Doris Ulmann
0
Listed In: Photographers
Birthdate: May 29, 1882
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1934

 38 
Francisco Umbral
(Journalist)

Francisco Umbral
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 11, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: 2007

 39 
Brian Wells
(Collar bomb victim)

Brian Wells
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 15, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Warren, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2003

 40 
Bohuslav Martinů
(Composer of modern classical music)

Bohuslav Martinů
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 8, 1890
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Policka, Czechia
Died: 1959

Adam Goldstein
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: 2009

 42 
Phyllis Pearsall
(Entrepreneur)

Phyllis Pearsall
0
Birthdate: September 25, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: East Dulwich, London, England
Died: 1996

 43 
Wilfred Bion
(Former Psychoanalyst, who became president of the British Psychoanalytical Society from 1962 to 1965)

Wilfred Bion
1
Birthdate: September 8, 1897
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: India
Died: 1979

 44 

Henri Harpignies
0
Birthdate: June 28, 1819
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Valenciennes, France
Died: 1916

 45 
Jud Heathcote
(Basketball coach, Basketball player)

Jud Heathcote
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 27, 1927
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Harvey, North Dakota, United States
Died: 2017

Jean-Baptist-Point Du Sable
0
Birthdate: 1745 AD
Birthplace: Saint-Marc, Haiti
Died: 1818

 47 
Joseph Alsop
(Journalist)

Joseph Alsop
0
Birthdate: October 10, 1910
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Avon, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1989

 48 
Axel Oxenstierna
(Statesman)

Axel Oxenstierna
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 16, 1583
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Enköping Municipality, Sweden
Died: 1654

 49 
Julius Edgar Lilienfeld
(Physicist, Engineer)

Julius Edgar Lilienfeld
0
Birthdate: April 18, 1882
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine
Died: 1963

George William, Duke of Saxe-Lauenburg
0
Birthdate: January 26, 1624
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Herzberg am Harz, Germany
Died: 1705