Died On October 8th

Discover the most famous people who died on October 8. The list includes people like Franklin Pierce, John Hancock, Clement Attlee, Willy Brandt, Jayaprakash Narayan. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, actors and playwrights and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & France and many more countries.

Franklin PierceFranklin Pierce
American
 
Clement AttleeClement Attlee
British
Former British Prime Minister

John HancockJohn Hancock
American
Former President of the Continental Congress

Willy BrandtWilly Brandt
German
Former Chancellor of Germany

Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
Indian
Political Leaders

Robert BerdellaRobert Berdella
American
Serial Killer
Al DavisAl Davis
American
American Football Coach & Executive

Henry FieldingHenry Fielding
British
Writer

John MonashJohn Monash
Australian
Civil engineer
Munshi PremchandMunshi Premchand
Indian
Novelist and Author

Philip Noel-BakerPhilip Noel-Baker
British
Politician
Mongo BetiMongo Beti
Cameroonian
Writer

Akong RinpocheAkong Rinpoche
Chinese, Tibetan
Founder of the Samye Ling Monastery in Scotland

Constantine AndreouConstantine Andreou
Brazilian, Greek
Painter, Sculptor

PremchandPremchand
Indian
Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer

Joan HackettJoan Hackett
American
Actress
Prescott BushPrescott Bush
American
Politician

Fernando LamasFernando Lamas
Argentinian
Actor

Wendell WillkieWendell Willkie
American
Lawyer

John CairncrossJohn Cairncross
British
British civil servant
Eric LomaxEric Lomax
British
Writer, Screenwriter

Paul PrudhommePaul Prudhomme
American
Chef, Restaurateur, Non-fiction writer,
Varsha BhosleVarsha Bhosle
Indian
author, journalist

Vincenzo PeruggiaVincenzo Peruggia
Art thief, House painter, Glazier

Solomon LindaSolomon Linda
South African
singer, songwriter, composer
Remedios VaroRemedios Varo
Spanish
Painter

Nur Muhammad TarakiNur Muhammad Taraki
Afghan
Politician
Filippo LippiFilippo Lippi
Italian
Painter

Kathleen FerrierKathleen Ferrier
British
Singer

Phyllis CalvertPhyllis Calvert
British
Actress
William MahoneWilliam Mahone
American
General

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Ahmet Tevfik PashaAhmet Tevfik Pasha
Turkish
Statesman
Paul DesmaraisPaul Desmarais
Canadian
Financier

Gabriel MarcelGabriel Marcel
French
Playwright, Philosopher, Writer, University

Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
Japanese
Karateka

Felix SaltenFelix Salten
Austrian
Screenwriter, Writer, Journalist, Novelist,
Jean GionoJean Giono
French
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist
Albertina WalkerAlbertina Walker
American
Gospel singer

Kaloyan of BulgariaKaloyan of Bulgaria
Bulgarian
Emperor of Bulgaria

Gus KahnGus Kahn
American
Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score

Juan José ArévaloJuan José Arévalo
Guatemalan
President of Guatemala
Vittorio AlfieriVittorio Alfieri
Italian
Dramatist

Théodore ChassériauThéodore Chassériau
French
Painter

Mary WebbMary Webb
British
Novelist

Jacqueline, Countess of HainautJacqueline, Countess of Hainaut
Belgian, French, Dutch
Ruler

John George I, Elector of SaxonyJohn George I, Elector of Saxony
German
Elector of Saxony
Jacob NeusnerJacob Neusner
American
Academic

Hugh ScullyHugh Scully
British
Television presenter
Miguel Grau SeminarioMiguel Grau Seminario
Peruvian
soldier

Maria KonopnickaMaria Konopnicka
Polish
Writer, poet

Emperor FushimiEmperor Fushimi
Japanese
Emperor
Mikhail AlekseyevMikhail Alekseyev
Russian
General

Stylianos PattakosStylianos Pattakos
Greek
Military Officer
Richard WhatelyRichard Whately
British
Economist

Thomas B. CostainThomas B. Costain
Canadian, American
Journalist

Bertrand GoldbergBertrand Goldberg
American
Architect

John Willis MenardJohn Willis Menard
American
Poet

Harry CarneyHarry Carney
American
Saxophonist
Louis T. WrightLouis T. Wright
American
Surgeon

John TchicaiJohn Tchicai
Danish
Musician

Philip OppenheimerPhilip Oppenheimer
British
Entrepreneur

Morris HillquitMorris Hillquit
Latvian, American
Lawyer
Edith SomervilleEdith Somerville
Irish
Writer

Paul G. HoffmanPaul G. Hoffman
American
Company Executive
Vernon WatkinsVernon Watkins
Welsh
Poet

Javed IqbalJaved Iqbal
Pakistani
 

Harry HollandHarry Holland
Australian
Politician
Adelaide CrapseyAdelaide Crapsey
American
Poet

William Edward Hanley StannerWilliam Edward Hanley Stanner
Australian
Anthropologist
Edward George Warris HultonEdward George Warris Hulton
British
Writer

Pierre Simon FournierPierre Simon Fournier
French
Type designer

Richard DaviesRichard Davies
Welsh
actor
John GreavesJohn Greaves
British
Mathematician, astronomer, and antiquary

Henry ChristopheHenry Christophe
Grenadian, Haitian
President
Riccardo BacchelliRiccardo Bacchelli
Italian
Writer

Magnus Brostrup LandstadMagnus Brostrup Landstad
Norwegian
Priest

Dickie JeepsDickie Jeeps
British
Rugby union player

Ricardo GüiraldesRicardo Güiraldes
Argentinian
Novelist
Maurice MartenotMaurice Martenot
French
Cellist
Kanagaki RobunKanagaki Robun
Japanese
Author

Harry GrantHarry Grant
American
Race Car Driver

Christopher KeeneChristopher Keene
American
 

William Dwight Porter BlissWilliam Dwight Porter Bliss
Turkish
Priest
Christen Sørensen LongomontanusChristen Sørensen Longomontanus
Danish
Astronomer

Janus DousaJanus Dousa
Dutch
Statesman

Giorgio SantelliGiorgio Santelli
Hungarian, Italian
Olympic Athlete

Robert EmdenRobert Emden
Swiss
Astrophysicist

James Edwin CreightonJames Edwin Creighton
American
Philosopher
Gustav RatzenhoferGustav Ratzenhofer
Austrian
Officer

Mukai KyoraiMukai Kyorai
Japanese
Poet
YongzhengYongzheng
Chinese
Emperor of China

Eugène DemolderEugène Demolder
Belgian
Author
Jim DiamondJim Diamond
British, Scottish
Singer-songwriter
François-Adrien BoïeldieuFrançois-Adrien Boïeldieu
French
French composer