Died On August 5th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 5. The list includes people like Marilyn Monroe, Alec Guinness, Richard Burton, Zyzz (Aziz Shavershian), Victoria, Princess Royal. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, philosophers and composers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & India and many more countries.

Marilyn MonroeMarilyn Monroe
01 June 1926, American
Actress
Richard BurtonRichard Burton
10 November 1925, Welsh
Actor

Victoria, Princess RoyalVictoria, Princess Royal
21 November 1840, British
Empress of Germany

Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
02 April 1914, British
Actor

Friedrich EngelsFriedrich Engels
28 November 1820, German
Philosopher

Charlotte RaeCharlotte Rae
22 April 1926, American
Actress
Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
08 March 1889, Canadian
Marksman

Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
10 January 1982, American
Actor

Millicent FawcettMillicent Fawcett
11 June 1847, British
Suffragist

Paul BrownPaul Brown
07 September 1908, American
American Football Coach
Gopinath BordoloiGopinath Bordoloi
06 June 1890, Indian
First Chief Minister of Assam, India

Thomas NewcomenThomas Newcomen
31 January 1664, British
Inventor of Atmospheric Steam Engine
Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
04 June 1877, German
Father of Biochemistry

Lord NorthLord North
13 April 1732, British
 

Manuel Ortiz GuerreroManuel Ortiz Guerrero
16 July 1897, Paraguayan
Poet
Aziz ShavershianZyzz (Aziz Shavershian)
24 March 1989, Australian, Thai, Russian
Body Builder, Internet Personality

Aaron Jean-Marie LustigerAaron Jean-Marie Lustiger
17 September 1926, French
French cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church
Eugen SuchoňEugen Suchoň
25 September 1908, Slovak
Composer

Carmen MirandaCarmen Miranda
09 February 1909, Brazilian, Portuguese
Actor, Singer, Dancer

Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
01 April 1954, American
Drummer, Jazz musician
Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
06 March 1831, American
Officer, Politician

Francesco QuinnFrancesco Quinn
22 March 1963, Italian, American
Actor, Television actor
Chick HearnChick Hearn
27 November 1916, American
Journalist

Frederick North, Lord NorthFrederick North, Lord North
13 April 1732, British
Prime Minister of Great Britain

Janusz KorczakJanusz Korczak
22 July 1878, Polish
Educationist, Pediatrician, Children's writer

Chavela VargasChavela Vargas
17 April 1919, Mexican
Singer
Lala AmarnathLala Amarnath
11 September 1911, Indian
Cricketer
Otto KretschmerOtto Kretschmer
01 May 1912, German
Soldier, Submariner

Todor ZhivkovTodor Zhivkov
07 September 1911, Bulgarian
Politician

Jean-Marie LustigerJean-Marie Lustiger
17 September 1926, French
Theologian, Writer, Catholic priest

Robert MuldoonRobert Muldoon
25 September 1921, New Zealander
Politician
John WillieJohn Willie
09 December 1902, British
Photographer, Illustrator, Screenwriter

Richard Howe, 1st Earl HoweRichard Howe, 1st Earl Howe
08 March 1726
Military personnel, Politician

Jerzy NeymanJerzy Neyman
16 April 1894, Polish
Mathematician, Philosopher, Statistician

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
16 June 1874, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

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Agha Hasan AbediAgha Hasan Abedi
14 May 1922, Pakistani
Financier, Banker
Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
15 January 1863, German
Politician, Judge

Frederick CookFrederick Cook
10 June 1865, American
Explorer, Physician
Louis III of FranceLouis III of France
0860 AD, French
King

Susan ButcherSusan Butcher
26 December 1954, American
musher

Baitullah MehsudBaitullah Mehsud
1974 AD, Pakistani
politician
George ButterworthGeorge Butterworth
12 July 1885, British
Composer, Musicologist

Clive CaldwellClive Caldwell
28 July 1910, Australian
Aviator, Military personnel
Yoshiki SasaiYoshiki Sasai
05 March 1962, Japanese
Biologist, University teacher, Physician

Gerald CohenGerald Cohen
14 April 1941, Canadian
Philosopher, University teacher

Edgar Albert GuestEdgar Albert Guest
20 August 1881, American
 

James PierpontJames Pierpont
25 April 1822, American
composer, lyricist, songwriter