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
Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
British
Actor

Richard BurtonRichard Burton
Welsh
Actor

Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
American
Novelist

Victoria, Princess RoyalVictoria, Princess Royal
British
Empress of Germany

Friedrich EngelsFriedrich Engels
German
Philosopher
Charlotte RaeCharlotte Rae
American
Actress

Philip SheridanPhilip Sheridan
American
Military Leader

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

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
Canadian
Marksman
Thomas NewcomenThomas Newcomen
British
Inventor of Atmospheric Steam Engine

Millicent FawcettMillicent Fawcett
British
Suffragist

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

Chick HearnChick Hearn
American
Sportscaster

Soichiro HondaSoichiro Honda
Japanese
Businessperson
George DukeGeorge Duke
American
Musician

Francesco QuinnFrancesco Quinn
Italian, American
Actor, Television actor
Chavela VargasChavela Vargas
Mexican
Singer

Royal RifeRoyal Rife
American
Inventor

Ruth AsawaRuth Asawa
American
Sculptor
Otto KretschmerOtto Kretschmer
German
Soldier, Submariner

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Janusz KorczakJanusz Korczak
Polish
Educationist, Pediatrician, Children's writer
Robert MuldoonRobert Muldoon
New Zealander
Politician

Todor ZhivkovTodor Zhivkov
Bulgarian
Politician

Oswald of NorthumbriaOswald of Northumbria
British
King

Lala AmarnathLala Amarnath
Indian
Cricketer
Peter MinuitPeter Minuit
Dutch, American
Colonial Governor
Joan RobinsonJoan Robinson
British
Economist

Jerzy NeymanJerzy Neyman
Polish
Mathematician, Philosopher, Statistician

Louis III of FranceLouis III of France
French
King

Richard Howe, 1st Earl HoweRichard Howe, 1st Earl Howe
British
Naval officer
Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Budd SchulbergBudd Schulberg
American
Screenwriter

Agha Hasan AbediAgha Hasan Abedi
Pakistani
Banker

John WillieJohn Willie
British
Photographer, Illustrator, Screenwriter

Edgar Albert GuestEdgar Guest
American
Poet
Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
German
Politician, Judge

Frederick CookFrederick Cook
American
Explorer
Maharaja NandakumarMaharaja Nandakumar
Indian
Official

Baitullah MehsudBaitullah Mehsud
Pakistani
politician

Gustav von WangenheimGustav von Wangenheim
German
Actor
George ButterworthGeorge Butterworth
British
Composer, Musicologist

Spotted TailSpotted Tail
American
Sioux leader
Susan ButcherSusan Butcher
American
musher

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

Sidney HollandSidney Holland
New Zealander
Prime Minister

Clive CaldwellClive Caldwell
Australian
Aviator, Military personnel

James GibbsJames Gibbs
British, Scottish
Architect
John Hervey, 2nd Baron HerveyJohn Hervey, 2nd Baron Hervey
British
Courtier

Sébastien ÉrardSébastien Érard
French
French musical instrument maker

Yoshiki SasaiYoshiki Sasai
Japanese
Biologist, University teacher, Physician

James Augustine HealyJames Augustine Healy
American
Religious leader
Oliver HillOliver Hill
American
Attorney

Hertha ThieleHertha Thiele
German
Actress
Chapman PincherChapman Pincher
British
Journalist

Amos WhitneyAmos Whitney
American
Mechanical engineer

Moa MartinsonMoa Martinson
Swedish
Author
Abdulrahman Mohamed BabuAbdulrahman Mohamed Babu
Tanzanian
Politician

Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de PerthesJacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes
French
Archaeologist
Gerald CohenGerald Cohen
Canadian
Philosopher, University teacher

Joseph HolbrookeJoseph Holbrooke
British
Composer

Antoine PesneAntoine Pesne
French, Prussian
Painter
Bart BokBart Bok
Dutch, American
Astronomer

Isabella Macdonald AldenIsabella Macdonald Alden
American
Author
Ella WinterElla Winter
British
Journalist

Jesse Leonard SteinfeldJesse Leonard Steinfeld
American
Physician

Stanislaus HosiusStanislaus Hosius
Polish
Polish cardinal

Ramón Pérez de AyalaRamón Pérez de Ayala
Spanish
Author
Charles-Eugène DelaunayCharles-Eugène Delaunay
French
Astronomer
Fanny LewaldFanny Lewald
German, Russian
Author

Paul RutherfordPaul Rutherford
British
Trombonist

Euthymius I of ConstantinopleEuthymius I of Constantinople
Turkish
Patriarch of Constantinople

Eva PflugEva Pflug
German
Actress
Charles Harold DavisCharles Harold Davis
American
Painter

Franco LucentiniFranco Lucentini
Italian
Writer

Francisco ColoaneFrancisco Coloane
Chilean
Novelist

Charlotte AnderCharlotte Ander
German
Actress

Murray KriegerMurray Krieger
American
Literary Critic
Annie RosarAnnie Rosar
Austrian, German
Actress

Dieter BorscheDieter Borsche
German
Film actor
Madame BellecourMadame Bellecour
French
Actress

Ernst ZundelErnst Zundel
German
Publisher
Phil MayPhil May
British
British caricaturist
Israël QueridoIsraël Querido
Dutch
Novelist