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
American
Actress
Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
American
Novelist

Richard BurtonRichard Burton
Welsh
Actor

Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
British
Actor

Victoria, Princess RoyalVictoria, Princess Royal
British
Empress of Germany

Friedrich EngelsFriedrich Engels
German
Philosopher
Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
American
Military Leader

Charlotte RaeCharlotte Rae
American
Actress

Paul BrownPaul Brown
American
American Football Coach
Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
American
Actor

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
Canadian
Marksman
Millicent FawcettMillicent Fawcett
British
Suffragist

Thomas NewcomenThomas Newcomen
British
Inventor of Atmospheric Steam Engine

Gopinath BordoloiGopinath Bordoloi
Indian
First Chief Minister of Assam, India

Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
German
Father of Biochemistry

Lord NorthLord North
British
 
Manuel Ortiz GuerreroManuel Ortiz Guerrero
Paraguayan
Poet

Eugen SuchoňEugen Suchoň
Slovak
Composer

George ColeGeorge Cole
British
Actor

Aziz ShavershianZyzz (Aziz Shavershian)
Australian, Thai, Russian
Body Builder, Internet Personality
Aaron Jean-Marie LustigerAaron Jean-Marie Lustiger
French
French cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church

Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
American
Drummer, Jazz musician
Carmen MirandaCarmen Miranda
Brazilian, Portuguese
Actor, Singer, Dancer

George DukeGeorge Duke
American
Musician

Francesco QuinnFrancesco Quinn
Italian, American
Actor, Television actor
Soichiro HondaSoichiro Honda
Japanese
Businessperson

Otto KretschmerOtto Kretschmer
German
Soldier, Submariner
Oswald of NorthumbriaOswald of Northumbria
British
King

Chavela VargasChavela Vargas
Mexican
Singer

Janusz KorczakJanusz Korczak
Polish
Educationist, Pediatrician, Children's writer
Peter MinuitPeter Minuit
Dutch, American
Colonial Governor

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Todor ZhivkovTodor Zhivkov
Bulgarian
Politician
Robert MuldoonRobert Muldoon
New Zealander
Politician

Lala AmarnathLala Amarnath
Indian
Cricketer

Jerzy NeymanJerzy Neyman
Polish
Mathematician, Philosopher, Statistician

Chick HearnChick Hearn
American
Sportscaster
Joan RobinsonJoan Robinson
British
Economist
Richard Howe, 1st Earl HoweRichard Howe, 1st Earl Howe
British
Naval officer

Ruth AsawaRuth Asawa
American
Sculptor

Budd SchulbergBudd Schulberg
American
Screenwriter

Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
James GibbsJames Gibbs
British, Scottish
Architect

John WillieJohn Willie
British
Photographer, Illustrator, Screenwriter

Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
German
Politician, Judge

George ButterworthGeorge Butterworth
British
Composer, Musicologist

Louis III of FranceLouis III of France
French
King
Edgar Albert GuestEdgar Guest
American
Poet

Baitullah MehsudBaitullah Mehsud
Pakistani
politician
Frederick CookFrederick Cook
American
Explorer

Agha Hasan AbediAgha Hasan Abedi
Pakistani
Financier, Banker

John Hervey, 2nd Baron HerveyJohn Hervey, 2nd Baron Hervey
British
Courtier
Spotted TailSpotted Tail
American
Sioux leader

Maharaja NandakumarMaharaja Nandakumar
Indian
Official
Susan ButcherSusan Butcher
American
musher

Jean-Marie LustigerJean-Marie Lustiger
French
Theologian, Writer, Catholic priest

Clive CaldwellClive Caldwell
Australian
Aviator, Military personnel

Oliver HillOliver Hill
American
Attorney

Sidney HollandSidney Holland
New Zealander
Prime Minister
Sébastien ÉrardSébastien Érard
French
French musical instrument maker

Moa MartinsonMoa Martinson
Swedish
Author

Yoshiki SasaiYoshiki Sasai
Japanese
Biologist, University teacher, Physician

Jesse Leonard SteinfeldJesse Leonard Steinfeld
American
Physician
Chapman PincherChapman Pincher
British
Journalist

James Augustine HealyJames Augustine Healy
American
Religious leader
Abdulrahman Mohamed BabuAbdulrahman Mohamed Babu
Tanzanian
Politician

Amos WhitneyAmos Whitney
American
Mechanical engineer

Gerald CohenGerald Cohen
Canadian
Philosopher, University teacher
Isabella Macdonald AldenIsabella Macdonald Alden
American
Author

Joseph HolbrookeJoseph Holbrooke
British
Composer
Bart BokBart Bok
Dutch, American
Astronomer

Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de PerthesJacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes
French
Archaeologist

Ella WinterElla Winter
British
Journalist
Ramón Pérez de AyalaRamón Pérez de Ayala
Spanish
Author

Stanislaus HosiusStanislaus Hosius
Polish
Polish cardinal
Antoine PesneAntoine Pesne
French, Prussian
Painter

Phil MayPhil May
British
British caricaturist

Charles-Eugène DelaunayCharles-Eugène Delaunay
French
Astronomer

Francisco ColoaneFrancisco Coloane
Chilean
Novelist
Euthymius I of ConstantinopleEuthymius I of Constantinople
Turkish
Patriarch of Constantinople
Charles Harold DavisCharles Harold Davis
American
Painter

Fanny LewaldFanny Lewald
German, Russian
Author

Paul RutherfordPaul Rutherford
British
Trombonist

Murray KriegerMurray Krieger
American
Literary Critic
Franco LucentiniFranco Lucentini
Italian
Writer

Ernst ZundelErnst Zundel
German
Publisher

Israël QueridoIsraël Querido
Dutch
Novelist

Cornelius JohnsonCornelius Johnson
Dutch, British
Painter

Madame BellecourMadame Bellecour
French
Actress
James PierpontJames Pierpont
American
composer, lyricist, songwriter

SebüktiginSebüktigin
Afghan
King
Edward Herbert, 1st Baron HerbertEdward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert
British
Soldier

Clarence Marion KelleyClarence Marion Kelley
American
Government official
John Ruthven, 3rd earl of GowrieJohn Ruthven, 3rd earl of Gowrie
Scottish
Nobleman