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
(Actress)

01 June 1926

American

Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
(Actor)

02 April 1914

British

Victoria, Princess RoyalVictoria, Princess Royal
(Empress of Germany)

21 November 1840

British

Richard BurtonRichard Burton
(Actor)

10 November 1925

Welsh

Friedrich EngelsFriedrich Engels
(Philosopher)

28 November 1820

German

Charlotte RaeCharlotte Rae
(Actress)

22 April 1926

American

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
(Marksman)

08 March 1889

Canadian

Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
(Actor)

10 January 1982

American

Paul BrownPaul Brown
(American Football Coach)

07 September 1908

American

Millicent FawcettMillicent Fawcett
(Suffragist)

11 June 1847

British

Thomas NewcomenThomas Newcomen
(Inventor of Atmospheric Steam Engine)

31 January 1664

British

Gopinath BordoloiGopinath Bordoloi
(First Chief Minister of Assam, India)

06 June 1890

Indian

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Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
(Father of Biochemistry)

04 June 1877

German

Lord NorthLord North

13 April 1732

British

Aziz ShavershianZyzz (Aziz Shavershian)
(Body Builder, Internet Personality)

24 March 1989

Australian,Thai,Russian

Manuel Ortiz GuerreroManuel Ortiz Guerrero
(Poet)

16 July 1897

Paraguayan

Aaron Jean-Marie LustigerAaron Jean-Marie Lustiger
(French cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church)

17 September 1926

French

Eugen SuchoňEugen Suchoň
(Composer)

25 September 1908

Slovak

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Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
(Drummer, Jazz musician)

01 April 1954

American

Carmen MirandaCarmen Miranda
(Actor, Singer, Dancer)

09 February 1909

Brazilian,Portuguese

Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
(Officer, Politician)

06 March 1831

American

Frederick North, Lord NorthFrederick North, Lord North
(Prime Minister of Great Britain)

13 April 1732

British

Janusz KorczakJanusz Korczak
(Educationist, Pediatrician, Children's writer)

22 July 1878

Polish

Francesco QuinnFrancesco Quinn
(Actor, Television actor)

22 March 1963

Italian,American

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Lala AmarnathLala Amarnath
(Cricketer)

11 September 1911

Indian

Chick HearnChick Hearn
(Journalist)

27 November 1916

American

Chavela VargasChavela Vargas
(Singer)

17 April 1919

Mexican

Otto KretschmerOtto Kretschmer
(Soldier, Submariner)

01 May 1912

German

Todor ZhivkovTodor Zhivkov
(Politician)

07 September 1911

Bulgarian

Robert MuldoonRobert Muldoon
(Politician)

25 September 1921

New Zealander

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Jean-Marie LustigerJean-Marie Lustiger
(Theologian, Writer, Catholic priest)

17 September 1926

French

Susan ButcherSusan Butcher
(musher)

26 December 1954

American

Jerzy NeymanJerzy Neyman
(Mathematician, Philosopher, Statistician)

16 April 1894

Polish

John WillieJohn Willie
(Photographer, Illustrator, Screenwriter)

09 December 1902

British

Frederick CookFrederick Cook
(Explorer, Physician)

10 June 1865

American

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
(Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat)

16 June 1874

Canadian

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Richard Howe, 1st Earl HoweRichard Howe, 1st Earl Howe
(Military personnel, Politician)

08 March 1726

Baitullah MehsudBaitullah Mehsud
(politician)

1974 AD

Pakistani

George ButterworthGeorge Butterworth
(Composer, Musicologist)

12 July 1885

British

Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
(Politician, Judge)

15 January 1863

German

Agha Hasan AbediAgha Hasan Abedi
(Financier, Banker)

14 May 1922

Pakistani

Louis III of FranceLouis III of France
(King)

0860 AD

French

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Clive CaldwellClive Caldwell
(Aviator, Military personnel)

28 July 1910

Australian

Yoshiki SasaiYoshiki Sasai
(Biologist, University teacher, Physician)

05 March 1962

Japanese

Gerald CohenGerald Cohen
(Philosopher, University teacher)

14 April 1941

Canadian

Edgar Albert GuestEdgar Albert Guest

20 August 1881

American

James PierpontJames Pierpont
(composer, lyricist, songwriter)

25 April 1822

American