Died On August 7th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 7. The list includes people like Rabindranath Tagore, Nancy Wake, Virginia Apgar, Ugyen Wangchuck, Peter Jennings. Famous personalities featured on this list, include diplomats, poets, emperors & kings and military leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, Italy & United Kingdom 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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Rabindranath Tagore
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Birthdate: May 7, 1861
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Died: 1941

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Markie Post
(Actress)

Markie Post
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Birthdate: November 4, 1950
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

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Oliver Hardy
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Birthdate: January 18, 1892
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Harlem, Georgia, United States
Died: 1957
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

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Peter Jennings
(Journalist)

Peter Jennings
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Birthdate: July 29, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: 2005

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Nancy Wake
(Journalist)

Nancy Wake
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 30, 1912
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
Died: 2011

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Virginia Apgar
(Physician and Anesthesiologist)

Virginia Apgar
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: June 7, 1909
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Westfield, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1974

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M. Karunanidhi
(2nd Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu)

M. Karunanidhi
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Thirukkuvalai, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: 2018
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Konstantin Stanislavski
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Birthdate: January 17, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 1938

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Frances Oldham Kelsey
(Pharmacologist)

Frances Oldham Kelsey
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 24, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cobble Hill, Canada
Died: 2015

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Janusz Korczak
(Former educator, children's author, pedagogue)

Janusz Korczak
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: July 22, 1878
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: 1942

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Stan Mikita
(Ice hockey player)

Stan Mikita
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 20, 1940
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sokolče, Vlachy, Slovakia
Died: 2018
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

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Joi Lansing
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Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: April 6, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: 1972
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor
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Birthdate: November 11, 1050
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Goslar
Died: 1106

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Salvatore Ferragamo
(Designer known as Founder of Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A.)

Salvatore Ferragamo
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 5, 1898
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bonito, Italy
Died: 1960

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Ugyen Wangchuck
(The First Druk Gyalpo (King of Bhutan))

Ugyen Wangchuck
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Birthdate: 1862 AD
Birthplace: Bumthang District
Died: 1926

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Kary B. Mullis
(Biochemist)

Kary B. Mullis
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 28, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lenoir, North Carolina, United States
Died: 2019

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Caroline of Brunswick-Lüneburg
(Queen of United Kingdom)

Caroline of Brunswick-Lüneburg
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Birthdate: May 17, 1768
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Braunschweig
Died: 1821

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William Turner of Oxford
(Painter who specialised in watercolour landscapes)

William Turner of Oxford
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Birthdate: November 29, 1789
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1862

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Don Baylor
(Baseball player)

Don Baylor
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 28, 1949
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States
Died: 2017
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

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Brion James
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Birthdate: February 20, 1945
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Redlands, California, USA
Died: 1999
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

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Jöns Jacob Berzelius
(Chemist, Non-fiction writer, University teacher)

Jöns Jacob Berzelius
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 20, 1779
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Östergötland
Died: 1848

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Leonard Wood
(Politician, Military personnel)

Leonard Wood
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 9, 1860
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Winchester, New Hampshire, United States
Died: 1927

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Sean Sasser
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Birthdate: October 25, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: 2013

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Joseph Marie Jacquard
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Birthdate: July 7, 1752
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: 1834

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Hermine Reuss of Greiz
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Birthdate: December 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Greiz, Principality of Reuss-Greiz, German Empire
Died: 1947

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Michael Ojo
(Basketball player)

Michael Ojo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 5, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
Died: 2020
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)

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Grayson Hall
(Actress)

Grayson Hall
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Birthdate: September 18, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1985
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

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Rosario Castellanos
(Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Screenwriter, University teacher)

Rosario Castellanos
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 25, 1925
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mexico City
Died: 1974

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Bernard Levin
(Journalist)

Bernard Levin
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Birthdate: August 19, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2004

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Nobusuke Kishi
(Politician)

Nobusuke Kishi
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 13, 1896
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tabuse, Empire of Japan
Died: 1987

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Hasekura Tsunenaga
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1571 AD
Birthplace: Japan
Died: 1622

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Bruno Mussolini
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 22, 1918
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Milan
Died: 1941

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Alexander Blok
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Birthdate: November 28, 1880
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1921

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Hugh Leo Carey
(Politician)

Hugh Leo Carey
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 11, 1919
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2011

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Ira Aldridge
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Birthdate: July 24, 1807
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1867

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Mark Hatfield
(Politician)

Mark Hatfield
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 12, 1922
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dallas, Oregon, U.S
Died: 2011

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Majorian
(King)

Majorian
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Birthdate: July 12, 1922, 0420
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: 0461

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Camille Chamoun
(Political leader)

Camille Chamoun
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 3, 1900
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Deir el Qamar, Ottoman Empire, Lebanon
Died: 1987

Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 14, 1739
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1817

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Anastasia Romanovna
(First spouse of the Russian Tsar Ivan the Terrible)

Anastasia Romanovna
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1550 AD
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1560

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Saint Cajetan
(Catholic priest and religious reformer, co-founder of the Theatines)

Saint Cajetan
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 1, 1480
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vicenza, Italy
Died: 1547

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Robert Patterson
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 12, 1792
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cappagh
Died: 1881

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Elisa Bonaparte
(Princess)

Elisa Bonaparte
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 3, 1777
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ajaccio, France
Died: 1820

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Elisabeth Maxwell
(Researcher)

Elisabeth Maxwell
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Birthdate: March 11, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: La Grive, France
Died: 2013

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Ladislav Hojer
(Serial killer)

Ladislav Hojer
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: March 15, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: 1986

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Anthony Pawson
(Scientist)

Anthony Pawson
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 18, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Maidstone, England
Died: 2013

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Johnny Michael Allen
(Real Estate Agent)

Johnny Michael Allen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 28, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Albemarle, Stanly County, North Carolina
Died: 2004

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Tom Neal
(Actor)

Tom Neal
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Birthdate: January 28, 1914
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States
Died: 1972

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Karl Lashley
(Psychologist, University teacher)

Karl Lashley
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Birthdate: June 7, 1890
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Davis
Died: 1958

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Red Adair
(Firefighter)

Red Adair
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 18, 1915
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Died: 2004