Died On August 9th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 9. The list includes people like Sharon Tate, Bernie Mac, Jerry Garcia, Frank Gifford, Hermann Hesse. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, biologists, economists and philosophers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Italy 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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 1 Sharon Tate

Sharon Tate
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Famous As: Actress - Murdered by Members of the 'Manson Family'
Birthdate: January 24, 1943
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: 1969
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 2 Bernie Mac

Bernie Mac
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Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: October 5, 1957
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2008
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Jerry Garcia

Jerry Garcia
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: August 1, 1942
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 1995
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Patrick Bouvier Kennedy

Patrick Bouvier Kennedy
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: John F. Kennedy's Son
Birthdate: August 7, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bourne, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1963

 5 Dmitry Shostakovich

Dmitry Shostakovich
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: September 25, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg
Died: 1975

 6 Gregory Hines

Gregory Hines
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Dancer, Choreographer and Actor
Birthdate: February 14, 1946
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2003

 7 Hieronymus Bosch

Hieronymus Bosch
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 1450 AD
Birthplace: Burgundian Netherlands
Died: 1516
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 8 Matthew McGrory

Matthew McGrory
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 17, 1973
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2005
Height: 7'6" (229 cm)

 9 Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Novelist
Birthdate: July 2, 1877
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Calw, Germany
Died: 1962

 10 Frank Gifford

Frank Gifford
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: August 16, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Died: 2015

 11 Hugo Boss

Hugo Boss
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur
Birthdate: July 8, 1885
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Metzingen, Germany
Died: 1948

 12 Jay Sebring

Jay Sebring
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Hair Stylist
Birthdate: October 10, 1933
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Died: 1969
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 13 Edith Stein

Edith Stein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: October 12, 1891
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: 1942

 14 Frank Whittle

Frank Whittle
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer, Inventor, Royal Air Force Air Officer
Birthdate: June 1, 1907
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Coventry, England
Died: 1996

 15 Kamala

Kamala
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: May 28, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Senatobia, Mississippi, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 16 Edward Thorndike

Edward Thorndike
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: August 31, 1874
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Williamsburg, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1949

 17 Alex Cord

Alex Cord
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 3, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Floral Park, New York, United States
Died: 2021

 18 Mahmoud Darwish

Mahmoud Darwish
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 13, 1941
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Al-Birwa
Died: 2008

 19 James Armistead Lafayette

James Armistead Lafayette
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Spy
Birthdate: December 10, 1760
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Kent County, Virginia, or Elizabeth City
Died: 1830

 20 Michael the Brave

Michael the Brave
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: January 15, 1558
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Drăgoeşti, Vâlcea
Died: 1601

 21 Walter Tevis

Walter Tevis
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: February 28, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 1984

 22 Franz Jägerstätter

Franz Jägerstätter
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Fighter
Birthdate: May 20, 1907
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sankt Radegund, Austria
Died: 1943

 23 Abigail Folger

Abigail Folger
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Social worker
Birthdate: August 11, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 1969
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 24 Frankie Ruiz

Frankie Ruiz
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Singer
Birthdate: March 10, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1998

 25 Yellapragada Subbarow

Yellapragada Subbarow
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Famous As: Biochemist
Birthdate: January 12, 1895
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bhimavaram
Died: 1948

 26 Friedrich Ratzel

Friedrich Ratzel
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Biologist, Geopolitician, Geographer, Zoologist, Political scientist, University teacher
Birthdate: August 30, 1844
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Karlsruhe
Died: 1904

 27 Mel Stuart

Mel Stuart
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: September 2, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2012

 28 Al-Maʾmūn

Al-Maʾmūn
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Famous As: Caliph of Baghdad
Birthdate: September 14, 0786
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baghdad, Iraq
Died: 0833

 29 James Van Allen

James Van Allen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: September 7, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mount Pleasant, Iowa, United States
Died: 2006

 30 Bob Jenkins

Bob Jenkins
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Famous As: Sports announcer
Birthdate: September 4, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Richmond, Indiana, United States
Died: 2021

 31 Herb Thomas

Herb Thomas
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Stock Car Racer
Birthdate: April 6, 1923
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Olivia, North Carolina, United States
Died: 2000

 32 Derek Smith

Derek Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player, Basketball coach
Birthdate: November 1, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hogansville, Georgia, United States
Died: 1996
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 33 Giacinto Scelsi

Giacinto Scelsi
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: January 8, 1905
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: La Spezia, Italy
Died: 1988

 34 Pat Hitchcock

Pat Hitchcock
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 7, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 2021

 35 John Henry Holland

John Henry Holland
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Engineer, Psychologist, Scientist, University teacher, Computer scientist
Birthdate: February 2, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fort Wayne
Died: 2015

 36 Frederick Marryat

Frederick Marryat
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: July 10, 1792
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1848

 37 Joe Mercer

Joe Mercer
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: August 9, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ellesmere Port, England
Died: 1990

 38 Walter O'Malley

Walter O'Malley
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Sports Executive
Birthdate: October 9, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, US
Died: 1979

 39 Thomas Cajetan

Thomas Cajetan
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: February 20, 1469
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gaeta, Italy
Died: 1534

 40 Melissa Hayden

Melissa Hayden
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet dancer
Birthdate: April 25, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: 2006

 41 Frederick Augustus II

Frederick Augustus II
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Famous As: King of Saxony
Birthdate: May 18, 1797
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: 1854

 42 Robert Moffat

Robert Moffat
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: British missionary
Birthdate: December 21, 1795
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ormiston, Scotland
Died: 1883

 43 Sisowath of Cambodia

Sisowath of Cambodia
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: September 7, 1840
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cambodia
Died: 1927

 44 C. F. Powell

C. F. Powell
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: December 5, 1903
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tonbridge
Died: 1969

 45 David Raksin

David Raksin
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Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: August 4, 1912
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2004

 46 John Warne Gates

John Warne Gates
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialist
Birthdate: May 18, 1855
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Winfield, Illinois, United States
Died: 1911

 47 Leo Frobenius

Leo Frobenius
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Famous As: Ethnologist
Birthdate: June 29, 1873
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1938

 48 Cathy Stewart

Cathy Stewart
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Famous As: Adult film Star
Birthdate: April 2, 1956
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Royan, France
Died: 1994

 49 Graham Wallas

Graham Wallas
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: May 31, 1858
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Monkwearmouth, Sunderland, England
Died: 1932

 50 Joe Orton

Joe Orton
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer
Birthdate: January 1, 1933
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leicester
Died: 1967