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

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

 2 Emmett Till

Emmett Till
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: African-American teenager
Birthdate: July 25, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1955

 3 St. Augustine

St. Augustine
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: November 13, 0354
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Thagaste, Numidia (now Souk Ahras, Algeria)
Died: 0430

 4 John Huston

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

 5 Sally Hemings

Sally Hemings
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Thomas Jefferson’s Slave
Birthdate: August 5, 1773
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charles City County, Virginia, United States
Died: 1835

 6 Brian Wells

Brian Wells
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Collar bomb victim
Birthdate: November 15, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Warren, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2003

 7 Ruth Gordon

Ruth Gordon
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 30, 1896
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts
Died: 1985
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
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 8 Adam Goldstein

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

 9 Juan Gabriel

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

 10 Anissa Jones

Anissa Jones
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 11, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Oceanside, California, United States
Died: 1976
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 11 Robert Walker

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

 12 Frederick Law Olmsted

Frederick Law Olmsted
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Landscape Architect
Birthdate: April 26, 1822
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hartford
Died: 1903

 13 Boris III of Bulgaria

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

 14 Junípero Serra

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

 15 Magnus Maximus

Magnus Maximus
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Roman Emperor
Birthdate: 0335 AD
Birthplace: Hispania
Died: 0388

 16 Jean-Baptist-Point Du Sable

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

 17 Phil Hill

Phil Hill
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Formula One driver, Racecar driver
Birthdate: April 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Died: 2008

 18 Hugo Grotius

Hugo Grotius
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Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: April 10, 1583
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Delft
Died: 1645

 19 John Anthony Walker

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

 20 Mr. Fuji

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

 21 Miyoshi Umeki

Miyoshi Umeki
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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Television actor
Birthdate: May 8, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Otaru
Died: 2007
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 22 Michael Ende

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

 23 Christopher Gadsden

Christopher Gadsden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 16, 1724
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: 1805

 24 Bearcat Wright

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

 25 Louis the German

Louis the German
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0804 AD
Birthplace: Francia
Died: 0876

 26 E. P. Thompson

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

 27 Raphael Lemkin

Raphael Lemkin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Lawyer, Peace researcher
Birthdate: June 24, 1900
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bezwodne
Died: 1959

 28 Leigh Hunt

Leigh Hunt
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: English Essayist, Poet & Critic
Birthdate: October 19, 1784
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Southgate, London, England
Died: 1859

 29 Afonso V

Afonso V
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Famous As: King of Portugal
Birthdate: January 15, 1432
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sintra, Portugal
Died: 1481

 30 Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine

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

 31 Musa al-Sadr

Musa al-Sadr
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: politician, theologian, Akhoond
Birthdate: April 15, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Qom
Died: 1928

 32 William Lyon Mackenzie

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

 33 Shulamith Firestone

Shulamith Firestone
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Feminist
Birthdate: January 7, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ottawa
Died: 2012

 34 Antonio Puerta

Antonio Puerta
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: November 26, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seville
Died: 2007
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 35 H. Vasanthakumar

H. Vasanthakumar
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 14, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tamil Nadu, India
Died: 2020

 36 Vince Taylor

Vince Taylor
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: July 14, 1939
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Isleworth, Middlesex, England
Died: 1991

 37 Rashid Ali al-Gaylani

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

 38 Theophanis Lamboukas

Theophanis Lamboukas
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor, Singer
Birthdate: January 26, 1936
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris
Died: 1970

 39 Bohuslav Martinů

Bohuslav Martinů
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: December 8, 1890
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Polička
Died: 1959

 40 Thomas Blood

Thomas Blood
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier, Thief
Birthdate: July 12, 1618
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Meath, Ireland
Died: 1680

 41 Flavius Orestes

Flavius Orestes
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Pannonia Savia
Died: 0476

 42 Axel Oxenstierna

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

 43 Arthur Jones

Arthur Jones
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Famous As: inventor
Birthdate: August 22, 1926
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Arkansas
Died: 2007

 44 Henry Sidgwick

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

 45 Abd al-Rahman of Morocco

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

 46 Hata Tsutomu

Hata Tsutomu
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 24, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: 2017

 47 Bruce Catton

Bruce Catton
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: October 9, 1899
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Petoskey, Michigan, United States
Died: 1978

 48 Peter Fendi

Peter Fendi
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: September 4, 1796
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1842

 49 Empress Kōken

Empress Kōken
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Famous As: Empress of Japan
Birthdate: 0718 AD
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 0770

 50 William Smith

William Smith
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: paleontologist, civil engineer, geologist
Birthdate: March 23, 1769
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Churchill
Died: 1839