Died On August 8th

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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.
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 1 
Olivia Newton-John
(One of the Best-selling Artists, Who Starred in the Musical 'Grease')
Olivia Newton-John
69
Birthdate: September 26, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cambridge, England, US
Died: 2022
 2 
Glen Campbell
(Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Actor and TV Host)
Glen Campbell
8
Birthdate: April 22, 1936
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Billstown, Arkansas, United States
Died: 2017
 3 
Trajan
(Roman Emperor)
Trajan
10
Birthdate: September 18, 0053
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hispania Baetica
Died: 0117
 4 
Dean Corll
(Serial Killer)
Dean Corll
37
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: December 24, 1939
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Died: 1973
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 5 
Karen Black
(American Actress, Screenwriter and Singer)
Karen Black
4
Birthdate: July 1, 1939
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Park Ridge, Illinois, United States
Died: 2013
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 6 
Patricia Neal
(A major star of the 1950s and 60s, she was the recipient of an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and two British Academy Film Awards)
Patricia Neal
6
Birthdate: January 20, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Packard, Kentucky, United States
Died: 2010
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 7 
Louise Brooks
(Actress)
Louise Brooks
4
Birthdate: November 14, 1906
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cherryvale, Kansas, United States
Died: 1985
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 8 
Fay Wray
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Ann Darrow’ in the Film ‘King Kong’)
Fay Wray
7
Birthdate: September 15, 1907
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cardston, Canada
Died: 2004
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
Bobby Bowden
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 8, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama
Died: 2021
 10 
Barbara Bel Geddes
4
Birthdate: October 31, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2005
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 11 
Mary MacKillop
(Religious sister)
Mary MacKillop
22
Birthdate: January 15, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fitzroy, Australia
Died: 1909
 12 
Ahmed Deedat
(Writer)
Ahmed Deedat
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 1, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Surat
Died: 2005
 13 
Maureen Reagan
4
Birthdate: January 4, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles
Died: 2001
 14 
Cannonball Adderley
(Jazz alto saxophonist)
Cannonball Adderley
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 15, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States
Died: 1975
 15 
Albert Namatjira
5
Birthdate: July 28, 1902
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hermannsburg
Died: 1959
 16 
Baldur von Schirach
(German Nazi Politician and Leader of the Nazi Youth Movement)
Baldur von Schirach
7
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 9, 1907
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1974
 17 
James Irwin
(Officer, Astronaut, Aviator)
James Irwin
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 17, 1930
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pittsburgh
Died: 1991
 18 
John H. Johnson
(Publisher, Entrepreneur)
John H. Johnson
3
Birthdate: January 19, 1918
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Arkansas City, Arkansas, United States
Died: 2005
 19 
Lamont Dozier
(Singer-Songwriter)
Lamont Dozier
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 16, 1941
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 2022
 20 
Angus MacAskill
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 1825 AD
Birthplace: Isle of Berneray, Sound of Harris, Scotland
Died: 1863
 21 
Michael Wittmann
(Military Officer)
Michael Wittmann
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 22, 1914
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vogelthal, Dietfurt, Germany
Died: 1944
 22 
James Tissot
(Painter)
James Tissot
0
Birthdate: October 15, 1836
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nantes, France
Died: 1902
 23 
Kid Chocolate
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 6, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cerro, Havana, Cuba
Died: 1988
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 24 
George Canning
(Former British Prime Minister)
George Canning
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 11, 1770
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Marylebone
Died: 1827
 25 
Camilo Sesto
(Former pop rock musician who totaled 52 number 1 hits and 18 top 40 list songs throughout his career)
Camilo Sesto
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 16, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Alcoy, Spain
Died: 2019
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 26 
Daniel Jarque
(Association football player)
Daniel Jarque
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Barcelona
Died: 2009
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
Joaquín Torres García
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 28, 1874
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montevideo
Died: 1949
 28 
Jack Clement
(Singer-songwriter)
Jack Clement
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 5, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Whitehaven, Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Died: 2013
 29 
Menahem Golan
(Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter)
Menahem Golan
0
Birthdate: May 31, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tiberias
Died: 2014
Maria Theresa of Austria
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 31, 1816
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1867
 31 
Stjepan Radić
(Croatian Politician and Croatian People's Peasant Party Founder Who Was Assassinated in the Parliament)
Stjepan Radić
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 11, 1871
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Trebarjevo
Died: 1928
 32 
Emil Škoda
(Engineer)
Emil Škoda
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: November 18, 1839
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pilsen, Czechia
Died: 1900
 33 
Paul Rudolph
(architect, university teacher)
Paul Rudolph
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: October 23, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elkton
Died: 1997
 34 
Jacob Burckhardt
(Former Historian whose best known work is The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (1860))
Jacob Burckhardt
0
Birthdate: May 25, 1818
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Died: 1897
 35 
Charles Keating
0
Birthdate: October 22, 1941
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2014
 36 
Eugène Boudin
0
Birthdate: July 12, 1824
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Honfleur, France
Died: 1898
 37 
Henry Of Blois
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1096 AD
Birthplace: France
Died: 1171
Prince Edmond de Polignac
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 19, 1834
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1901
 39 
Ivan Kozhedub
(Aviator, Military personnel)
Ivan Kozhedub
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 8, 1920
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Obrazhiivka
Died: 1991
 40 
Joseph Maria Olbrich
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: December 22, 1867
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Opava, Czechia
Died: 1908
 41 
George Wiley
(Activist)
George Wiley
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 26, 1931
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bayonne, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1973
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 42 
Barbara Mertz
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 29, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Canton, Illinois, United States
Died: 2013
 43 
Robin Cavendish
(British Advocate for Disabled People, Medical Aid Developer, and One of the Longest-Lived Responauts in Britain)
Robin Cavendish
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: March 12, 1930
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Middleton, Derbyshire, England
Died: 1994
 44 
Lothair II
0
Birthdate: 0835 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 0869
 45 
Johnny Dodds
(Musician)
Johnny Dodds
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 12, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1940
 46 
Thomas McElwee
(Revolutionary)
Thomas McElwee
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 30, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bellaghy, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Died: 1981
 47 
Jyothi Lakshmi
(Film actress)
Jyothi Lakshmi
0
Birthdate: November 2, 1948
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kanchipuram
Died: 2016
 48 
Nevill Francis Mott
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 30, 1905
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: 1996
 49 
Joaquín Torres-García
(Uruguayan Artist and Art Theorist Who Established the Constructive Universalism Movement)
Joaquín Torres-García
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 28, 1874
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died: 1949
 50 
Julissa Gomez
(Artistic gymnast)
Julissa Gomez
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 4, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Died: 1991