Famous Deaths on August 16, Who Died on August 16

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Date Name
0079 Empress Ma, Chinese Han dynasty consort (b. 40)
1027 George I of Georgia (b. 998)
1153 Bernard de Tremelay, fourth Grand Master of the Knights Templar
1225 Hōjō Masako, Japanese regent and onna-bugeisha (b. 1156)
1258 Theodore II Laskaris, Byzantine-Greek emperor (b. 1222)
1285 Philip I, Count of Savoy (b. 1207)
1297 John II of Trebizond (b. 1262)
1327 Roch, French saint (b. 1295)
1339 Azzone Visconti, founder of the state of Milan (b. 1302)
1358 Albert II, Duke of Austria (b. 1298)
1419 Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia (b. 1361)
1443 Ashikaga Yoshikatsu, Japanese shōgun (b. 1434)
1492 Beatrice of Silva, Dominican nun
1518 Loyset Compère, French composer (b. 1445)
1532 John, Elector of Saxony (b. 1468)
1661 Thomas Fuller, English historian and author (b. 1608)
1678 Andrew Marvell, English poet and author (b. 1621)
1705 Jacob Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician and theorist (b. 1654)
1733 Matthew Tindal, English philosopher and author (b. 1657)
1791 Charles-François de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec, French soldier and diplomat (b. 1719)
1836 Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician and theorist (b. 1755)
1855 Henry Colburn, English publisher (b. 1785)
1861 Ranavalona I, Queen consort of Kingdom of Madagascar and then sovereign (b. 1778)
1878 Richard Upjohn, English-American architect (b. 1802)
1886 Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Indian mystic and philosopher (b. 1836)
1887 Webster Paulson, English civil engineer (b. 1837)
1888 John Pemberton, American pharmacist and chemist, invented Coca-Cola (b. 1831)
1893 Jean-Martin Charcot, French neurologist and academic (b. 1825)
1899 Robert Bunsen, German chemist and academic (b. 1811)
1900 José Maria de Eça de Queirós, Portuguese journalist and author (b. 1845)
1904 Prentiss Ingraham, American soldier and author (b. 1843)
1911 Patrick Francis Moran, Irish-Australian cardinal (b. 1830)
1914 Carl Theodor Schulz, German-Norwegian gardener (b. 1835)
1916 George Scott, English footballer (b. 1885)
1920 Henry Daglish, Australian politician, 6th Premier of Western Australia (b. 1866)
1921 Peter I of Serbia (b. 1844)
1938 Andrej Hlinka, Slovak priest, journalist, and politician (b. 1864)
1945 Takijirō Ōnishi, Japanese admiral (b. 1891)
1948 Babe Ruth, American baseball player and coach (b. 1895)
1949 Margaret Mitchell, American journalist and author (b. 1900)
1952 Lydia Field Emmet, American painter and academic (b. 1866)
1956 Bela Lugosi, Hungarian-American actor (b. 1882)
1957 Irving Langmuir, American chemist and physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1881)
1958 Jacob M. Lomakin, Soviet Consul General in New York City, journalist and economist (b. 1904)
1959 William Halsey, Jr., American admiral (b. 1882)
1961 Abdul Haq, Pakistani linguist and scholar (b. 1870)
1971 Spyros Skouras, Greek-American businessman (b. 1893)
1972 Pierre Brasseur, French actor and screenwriter (b. 1905)
1973 Selman Waksman, Ukrainian-American biochemist and microbiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1888)
1977 Elvis Presley, American singer, guitarist, and actor (b. 1935)
1978 Alidius Tjarda van Starkenborgh Stachouwer, Dutch soldier and politician, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (b. 1888)
1979 John Diefenbaker, Canadian lawyer and politician, 13th Prime Minister of Canada (b. 1895)
1983 Earl Averill, American baseball player (b. 1902)
1986 Ronnie Aird, English cricketer and administrator (b. 1902)
1989 Amanda Blake, American actress (b. 1929)
1991 Luigi Zampa, Italian director and screenwriter (b. 1905)
1992 Mark Heard, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1951)
1993 Stewart Granger, English-American actor (b. 1913)
1997 Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Pakistani musician and Qawwali singer (b. 1948)
1998 Phil Leeds, American actor (b. 1916)
2002 Abu Nidal, Palestinian terrorist leader (b. 1937)
2003 Idi Amin, Ugandan field marshal and politician, 3rd President of Uganda (b. 1928)
2004 Ivan Hlinka, Czech ice hockey player and coach (b. 1950)
2005 Vassar Clements, American fiddler (b. 1928)
2006 Alfredo Stroessner, Paraguayan general and dictator; 46th President of Paraguay (b. 1912)
2007 Bahaedin Adab, Iranian engineer and politician (b. 1945)
2008 Dorival Caymmi, Brazilian singer-songwriter and actor (b. 1914)
2010 Dimitrios Ioannidis, Greek general (b. 1923)
2011 Mihri Belli, Turkish activist and politician (b. 1916)
2012 Princess Lalla Amina of Morocco (b. 1954)
2013 David Rees, Welsh mathematician and academic (b. 1918)
2014 Patrick Aziza, Nigerian general and politician, Governor of Kebbi State (b. 1947)
2015 Jacob Bekenstein, Mexican-American physicist, astronomer, and academic (b. 1947)
2016 João Havelange, Brazilian water polo player, lawyer, and businessman (b. 1916)
2018 Aretha Franklin, American singer-songwriter (b. 1942)
2019 Peter Fonda, American actor, director, and screenwriter. (b. 1940)
856 Theutbald I, bishop of Langres
963 Marianos Argyros, Byzantine general (b. 944)