Died On August 8th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 8. The list includes people like Shirley Jackson, Louise Brooks, Mary MacKillop, Cannonball Adderley, George Canning. Famous personalities featured on this list, include soldiers, political leaders, artists and aviators and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Australia and many more countries.

Glen CampbellGlen Campbell
American
Singer
TrajanTrajan
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor

Dean CorllDean Corll
American
Serial Killer

Louise BrooksLouise Brooks
American
Actress

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
American
Author

Karen BlackKaren Black
American
Actress
Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor

Barbara Bel GeddesBarbara Bel Geddes
American
Actress

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian, South African
Writer
Fay WrayFay Wray
Canadian, American
Actress

Michael WittmannMichael Wittmann
German
Military Officer
Baldur von SchirachBaldur von Schirach
German
Nazi Leader

Cannonball AdderleyCannonball Adderley
American
Jazz alto saxophonist

John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
American
Publisher, Entrepreneur

Mary MacKillopMary MacKillop
Australian
Nun

George CanningGeorge Canning
British
Former British Prime Minister
Albert NamatjiraAlbert Namatjira
Australian
Artist

Girolamo FracastoroGirolamo Fracastoro
Italian
Physician, scholar, poet

Nevill Francis Mott Nevill Francis Mott
British
Physicist

Patricia NealPatricia Neal
American
actor, television actor, film actor

Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
American
Actor
Robin CavendishRobin Cavendish
British
Advocate

Sean PriceSean Price
American
Rapper

James TissotJames Tissot
French
Painter
Erwin von WitzlebenErwin von Witzleben
German, Polish
Military personnel, Officer

James IrwinJames Irwin
American
Officer, Astronaut, Aviator
Daniel JarqueDaniel Jarque
Spanish
Association football player

Erich HoepnerErich Hoepner
German
Soldier

Alan AmecheAlan Ameche
American
Football Player
Menahem GolanMenahem Golan
Israeli
Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter

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Eduard RoschmannEduard Roschmann
Argentinian, Austrian
Torturer, Lawyer
Jacob BurckhardtJacob Burckhardt
Swiss
Art historian, Historian of the modern age,

Ivan KozhedubIvan Kozhedub
Aviator, Military personnel

Kid ChocolateKid Chocolate
Cuban
Boxer

Raymond E. BrownRaymond E. Brown
American
Catholic Priest
Mei LanfangMei Lanfang
Chinese
Opera Artist
Eugène BoudinEugène Boudin
French
Painter

Barbara MertzBarbara Mertz
American
Author

Stjepan RadićStjepan Radić
Croatian
Political

Herbert HunckeHerbert Huncke
American
Writer
Roger FentonRoger Fenton
British
Photographer

Vera ZasulichVera Zasulich
Russian
Writer

Nicholas MonsarratNicholas Monsarrat
British
Novelist

Gene MauchGene Mauch
American
Baseball Player

Antonio Cánovas del CastilloAntonio Cánovas del Castillo
Spanish
Prime minister of Spain
Nikolai MyaskovskyNikolai Myaskovsky
Composer, Educationist, Musicologist, Music

Duke JordanDuke Jordan
American
Jazz Pianist
Joaquín Torres-GarcíaJoaquín Torres-García
Spanish, Uruguayan
Artist

Johnny DoddsJohnny Dodds
American
Musician

Antoine ArnauldAntoine Arnauld
French
Philosopher
Peter SculthorpePeter Sculthorpe
Australian
Composer

Vilhelm MobergVilhelm Moberg
Swedish
Journalist
Leon GolubLeon Golub
American
Painter

Joseph Maria OlbrichJoseph Maria Olbrich
Austrian, Czech
Architect

John Henry TwachtmanJohn Henry Twachtman
American
Painter

Emil ŠkodaEmil Škoda
Czech
Engineer

Howell Edmunds JacksonHowell Edmunds Jackson
American
Attorney
Ueda AkinariUeda Akinari
Japanese
Author

Allan MacNabAllan MacNab
Canadian
 

Viktor MeyerViktor Meyer
German
Chemist

Luigi SturzoLuigi Sturzo
Italian
Priest
Carl Heinrich GraunCarl Heinrich Graun
German
Composer

William LovettWilliam Lovett
British
Activist
Lothair II of LotharingiaLothair II of Lotharingia
Italian
King

Benedetto CairoliBenedetto Cairoli
Italian
Politician

Anton Ivanovich DenikinAnton Ivanovich Denikin
American
General
Franz Anton MaulbertschFranz Anton Maulbertsch
Austrian, German
Painter

Paul RudolphPaul Rudolph
American
architect, university teacher
Abolqasem al-KhoeiAbolqasem al-Khoei
Iranian
Spiritual leader