Died On February 8th

Discover the most famous people who died on February 8. The list includes people like Mary, Queen of Scots, Anna Nicole Smith, Peter the Great, John von Neumann, Enoch Powell. Famous personalities featured on this list, include philosophers, political leaders, poets and soldiers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Hungary and many more countries.

Mary, Queen of ScotsMary, Queen of Scots
Scottish
Queen of Scotland
Peter the GreatPeter the Great
Russian
First Emperor of Russia

Anna Nicole SmithAnna Nicole Smith
American
Actress, Model

Albert FinneyAlbert Finney
British
Actor

John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
Hungarian, American
Mathematician

Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
British
 
Hulagu KhanHulagu Khan
Mongolian
Mongol Ruler

Murad IVMurad IV
Turkish
Ottoman Sultan

 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
Russian
Philosopher & Activist
Charles CurtisCharles Curtis
American
Former Vice President of the United States

Dennis GaborDennis Gabor
Hungarian
Father of Holography
Walther BotheWalther Bothe
German
Physicist

Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
American
Photographer

Esther Afua OclooEsther Afua Ocloo
Ghanaian
Co-Founder of Women's World Banking

Anton HausAnton Haus
Austrian, Croatian, Slovenian
Naval officer

John AltoonJohn Altoon
American
Painter
Robert Robinson Robert Robinson
British
Scientist

Derrick ThomasDerrick Thomas
American football player

Tara Palmer-TomkinsonTara Palmer-Tomkinson
British
Socialite

Del ShannonDel Shannon
American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Guitarist,
Peter I of RussiaPeter I of Russia
Russian
Former Emperor of All Russia

Iris MurdochIris Murdoch
Irish, British
Novelist
Ong Teng CheongOng Teng Cheong
Singaporean
Architect, Politician

William J. DonovanWilliam J. Donovan
American
Military Leader

Connie MackConnie Mack
American
Famous Baseball Players
Fritz TodtFritz Todt
German
Engineer, Politician, Civil engineer, Architect

J. L. AustinJ. L. Austin
British
Philosopher
Ian StevensonIan Stevenson
Canadian
Psychiatrist, Parapsychologist, University teacher

Fritz ThyssenFritz Thyssen
German
Politician

Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher
Allan CuthbertsonAllan Cuthbertson
Australian
Actor

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John Hay WhitneyJohn Hay Whitney
American
Ambassador
Halldór LaxnessHalldór Laxness
Icelander
Icelandic writer

Giles Gilbert ScottGiles Gilbert Scott
British
Architect

Baldassare CastiglioneBaldassare Castiglione
Italian
Diplomat, Poet, Writer

Nikolai TikhonovNikolai Tikhonov
Russian
Writer
Max LiebermannMax Liebermann
German
Painter
Richard Bourke, 6th Earl of MayoRichard Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo
British
Viceroy

John MurthaJohn Murtha
American
American politician

CetshwayoCetshwayo
South African
King

Charles WilkesCharles Wilkes
American
Naval Officer
David StraussDavid Strauss
German
Theologian

Alexios IV AngelosAlexios IV Angelos
Turkish
Emperor

William BatesonWilliam Bateson
British
Biologist

Cem KaracaCem Karaca
Turkish
Musician

Nancy HoltNancy Holt
American
Artist
Victor GollanczVictor Gollancz
British
Author and publisher

Ernst KretschmerErnst Kretschmer
German
Psychiatrist
Akira IfukubeAkira Ifukube
Japanese
Composer

Alexis I of RussiaAlexis I of Russia
Russian
Tsar of Russia

Julius SchwartzJulius Schwartz
American
Editor
Hermann RauschningHermann Rauschning
German, American
Politician, Writer

Thābit ibn QurraThābit ibn Qurra
Iraqi
Mathematician
France PrešerenFrance Prešeren
Slovenian
Poet, Lawyer, Writer, Poet lawyer

Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer

Yisrael GaliliYisrael Galili
Israeli, Ukrainian
Politician

Peter MansfieldPeter Mansfield
British
Physicist

Julian SimonJulian Simon
American
Economist, University teacher
Willis Van DevanterWillis Van Devanter
American
Jurist

Margaret ForsterMargaret Forster
British
Novelist

Bram van der StokBram van der Stok
Dutch
aviator

Michael GilbertMichael Gilbert
British
Solicitor
Walter MunkWalter Munk
Austrian, American
Oceanographer

Ion Gheorghe MaurerIon Gheorghe Maurer
Romanian
Politician
Robert RymanRobert Ryman
American
Painter

Sid AbelSid Abel
Canadian
Hockey Player

Robert JastrowRobert Jastrow
American
Astronomer
Giuseppe TorelliGiuseppe Torelli
Italian
Italian violist

Severus of AntiochSeverus of Antioch
Egyptian
Patriarch
William T. DillardWilliam T. Dillard
American
Businessman

Jan Huyghen van LinschotenJan Huyghen van Linschoten
Dutch
Merchant

Jan van HuysumJan van Huysum
Netherlands Antilles
Painter
Nicola SalviNicola Salvi
Italian
Architect

Violette VerdyViolette Verdy
French
Ballerina
Robert Mallet-StevensRobert Mallet-Stevens
French
Architect

Elias Magnus FriesElias Magnus Fries
Swedish
Mycologist

Jimmy SmithJimmy Smith
American
organist, pianist, jazz musician

Moritz von SchwindMoritz von Schwind
Austrian
Painter
Richard DehmelRichard Dehmel
German
Poet
Kenji EkuanKenji Ekuan
Japanese
Designer

Eva DahlbeckEva Dahlbeck
Swedish
Actress

Catulle MendèsCatulle Mendès
French
Poet

Gustaf FrödingGustaf Fröding
Swedish
Poet
Lydia ChukovskayaLydia Chukovskaya
Russian
Writer

Thomas ChubbThomas Chubb
British
Theologian

Ove Høegh-GuldbergOve Høegh-Guldberg
Danish
Statesman

Terry AdkinsTerry Adkins
American
Artist

Berthold AuerbachBerthold Auerbach
German
Poet, Writer, Poet lawyer
Arnold Henry GuyotArnold Henry Guyot
Swiss
Geologist

Agostino BassiAgostino Bassi
Italian
Entomologist
Gunther PlautGunther Plaut
Canadian, German
Rabbi

François HabeneckFrançois Habeneck
French
Violinist
Eliot JanewayEliot Janeway
American
Economist
Carlo RainaldiCarlo Rainaldi
Italian
Architect