Died On January 8th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 8. The list includes people like Galileo Galilei, François Mitterrand, Eli Whitney, Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell, Arcangelo Corelli. Famous personalities featured on this list, include physicists, political leaders, artists and soldiers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, Italy, United Kingdom & Germany and many more countries.

Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei
Italian
Astronomer, Mathematician, Philosopher, Rebel
Yvonne De CarloYvonne De Carlo
Canadian, American
Actress

Steve ClarkSteve Clark
British
Musician

Zhou EnlaiZhou Enlai
Chinese
First Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of

François MitterrandFrançois Mitterrand
French
Former President of France

Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-PowellRobert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell
British
Founder of the Scout Movement
Edd ByrnesEdd Byrnes
American
Actor

Eli WhitneyEli Whitney
American
American inventor

Joseph SchumpeterJoseph Schumpeter
Austrian, Czech
Economist

Pat ButtramPat Buttram
American
Actor
Jim ElliotJim Elliot
American
Missionary

Arcangelo CorelliArcangelo Corelli
Italian
Composer
Akbar Hashemi RafsanjaniAkbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
Iranian
Former President of Iran

Melvin Ellis CalvinMelvin Calvin
American
Biochemist

Michael TippettMichael Tippett
British
Composer
Wesley RugglesWesley Ruggles
American
Film Director

Dave ThomasDave Thomas
American
American businessman
Joshua A. NortonJoshua A. Norton
American
Businessman

Aleksandr ProkhorovAleksandr Prokhorov
Russian
Physicist

GiottoGiotto
Italian
Painter
Terry-ThomasTerry-Thomas
British
Actor

Paul VerlainePaul Verlaine
French
Poet, Essayist, Writer, Librettist
Sara CarterSara Carter
American
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Peter SarstedtPeter Sarstedt
Indian, British
Singer

Kurt SchwittersKurt Schwitters
German
Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Graphic designer,

Adam WorthAdam Worth
German
art thief
Joseph Franklin RutherfordJoseph Franklin Rutherford
American
Lawyer, Judge
Iwao TakamotoIwao Takamoto
American
Animator

Simon Bolivar BucknerSimon Bolivar Buckner
American
Soldier

Tony HalmeTony Halme
Finnish
Boxer, Politician, Singer, Professional wrestler

Yuen Siu-tienYuen Siu-tien
Actor, Film actor
Gerhard BarkhornGerhard Barkhorn
German
Aviator, Officer

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George BellowsGeorge Bellows
American
Painter, Artist, University teacher

Roy InnisRoy Innis
American
American activist

John MauchlyJohn Mauchly
American
Physicist

Michel ThomasMichel Thomas
Polish
Linguist
Nate SaintNate Saint
American
Aviator

Art ClokeyArt Clokey
American
American animator
David Marshall WilliamsDavid Marshall Williams
American
 

Alasdair MilneAlasdair Milne
British
Television producer, Journalist

Andrei BelyAndrei Bely
Russian
poet, writer, autobiographer,playwright, literary
Richard John NeuhausRichard John Neuhaus
American
Television presenter, Author, Journalist,

Alexander ProkhorovAlexander Prokhorov
Russian
Physicist
Nicolai GeddaNicolai Gedda
Swedish
Opera singer, Singer, Music educator

Pope Celestine IIIPope Celestine III
Italian
 

Władysław TurowiczWładysław Turowicz
Polish
Physicist, Aerospace engineer

Jane BolinJane Bolin
American
American judge

George Maxwell RichardsGeorge Maxwell Richards
Trinidadian
Former President of Trinidad and Tobago
Carlos MonzonCarlos Monzon
Argentinian
Boxer

Xavier MertzXavier Mertz
Swiss
Explorer, Alpine skier

Joseph A. SchumpeterJoseph A. Schumpeter
Austrian, American
Economist

Keshab Chunder SenKeshab Chunder Sen
Indian
Philosopher
Nikolai Alekseevich NekrasovNikolai Alekseevich Nekrasov
Ukrainian
poet