Famous Deaths on August 2, Who Died on August 2

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Date Name
1075 Patriarch John VIII of Constantinople
1100 William II of England (b. 1056)
1222 Raymond VI, Count of Toulouse (b. 1156)
1277 Mu'in al-Din Sulaiman Pervane, Chancellor and Regent of the Sultanate of Rum
1316 Louis of Burgundy (b. 1297)
1332 King Christopher II of Denmark (b. 1276)
1415 Thomas Grey, English conspirator (b. 1384)
1445 Oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian poet and composer (b. 1376)
1451 Elizabeth of Görlitz (b. 1390)
1511 Andrew Barton, Scottish admiral (b. 1466)
1512 Alessandro Achillini, Italian physician and philosopher (b. 1463)
1589 Henry III of France (b. 1551)
1605 Richard Leveson, English admiral (b. c. 1570)
1611 Katō Kiyomasa, Japanese daimyō (b. 1562)
1667 Francesco Borromini, Swiss architect, designed San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane and Sant'Agnese in Agone (b. 1599)
1696 Robert Campbell of Glenlyon (b. 1630)
1769 Daniel Finch, 8th Earl of Winchilsea, English politician, Lord President of the Council (b. 1689)
1788 Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (b. 1727)
1799 Jacques-ÿtienne Montgolfier, French inventor, co-invented the hot air balloon (b. 1745)
1815 Guillaume Brune, French general and politician (b. 1763)
1823 Lazare Carnot, French mathematician, general, and politician, President of the National Convention (b. 1753)
1834 Harriet Arbuthnot, English diarist (b. 1793)
1849 Muhammad Ali of Egypt, Ottoman Albanian commander (b. 1769)
1854 Heinrich Clauren, German author (b. 1771)
1859 Horace Mann, American educator and politician (b. 1796)
1876 "Wild Bill" Hickok, American sheriff (b. 1837)
1889 Eduardo Gutiérrez, Argentinian author (b. 1851)
1890 Louise-Victorine Ackermann, French poet and author (b. 1813)
1903 Eduard Magnus Jakobson, Estonian missionary and engraver (b. 1847)
1903 Edmond Nocard, French veterinarian and microbiologist (b. 1850)
1913 Ferenc Pfaff, Hungarian architect and academic, designed Zagreb Central Station (b. 1851)
1915 John Downer, Australian politician, 16th Premier of South Australia (b. 1843)
1917 Jaan Mahlapuu, Estonian military pilot (b. 1894)
1921 Enrico Caruso, Italian tenor and actor (b. 1873)
1922 Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish-Canadian engineer, invented the telephone (b. 1847)
1923 Warren G. Harding, American journalist and politician, 29th President of the United States (b. 1865)
1934 Paul von Hindenburg, German field marshal and politician, 2nd President of Germany (b. 1847)
1937 Artur Sirk, Estonian soldier, lawyer, and politician (b. 1900)
1939 Harvey Spencer Lewis, American mystic and author (b. 1883)
1945 Pietro Mascagni, Italian composer and educator (b. 1863)
1955 Alfred Lépine, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1901)
1955 Wallace Stevens, American poet and educator (b. 1879)
1963 Oliver La Farge, American anthropologist and author (b. 1901)
1967 Walter Terence Stace, English-American epistemologist, philosopher, and academic (b. 1886)
1970 Angus MacFarlane-Grieve, English academic, mathematician, rower, and soldier (b. 1891)
1972 Brian Cole, American bass player (b. 1942)
1972 Paul Goodman, American psychotherapist and author (b. 1911)
1972 Helen Hoyt, American poet and author (b. 1887)
1973 Jean-Pierre Melville, French actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1917)
1974 Douglas Hawkes, English race car driver and businessman (b. 1893)
1976 László Kalmár, Hungarian mathematician and academic (b. 1905)
1976 Fritz Lang, Austrian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1890)
1978 Carlos Chávez, Mexican composer and conductor (b. 1899)
1978 Antony Noghès, French businessman, founded the Monaco Grand Prix (b. 1890)
1979 Thurman Munson, American baseball player (b. 1947)
1981 Stefanie Clausen, Danish diver (b. 1900)
1983 James Jamerson, American bass player
1986 Roy Cohn, American lawyer and politician (b. 1927)
1988 Joe Carcione, American activist and author (b. 1914)
1988 Raymond Carver, American short story writer and poet (b. 1938)
1990 Norman Maclean, American short story writer and essayist (b. 1902)
1990 Edwin Richfield, English actor and screenwriter (b. 1921)
1992 Michel Berger, French singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1947)
1996 Michel Debré, French lawyer and politician, 150th Prime Minister of France (b. 1912)
1996 Obdulio Varela, Uruguayan footballer and manager (b. 1917)
1996 Mohamed Farrah Aidid, Somalian general and politician, 5th President of Somalia (b. 1934)
1997 William S. Burroughs, American novelist, short story writer, and essayist (b. 1914)
1997 Fela Kuti, Nigerian singer-songwriter and activist (b. 1938)
1998 Shari Lewis, American television host and puppeteer (b. 1933)
1999 Willie Morris, American writer (b. 1934)
2003 Peter Safar, Austrian-American physician and academic (b. 1924)
2004 Ferenc Berényi, Hungarian painter and academic (b. 1929)
2004 François Craenhals, Belgian illustrator (b. 1926)
2004 Heinrich Mark, Estonian lawyer and politician, 5th Prime Minister of Estonia in exile (b. 1911)
2005 Steven Vincent, American journalist and author (b. 1955)
2007 Chauncey Bailey, American journalist (b. 1950)
2008 Fujio Akatsuka, Japanese illustrator (b. 1935)
2011 José Sanchis Grau, Spanish author and illustrator (b. 1932)
2012 Gabriel Horn, English biologist and academic (b. 1927)
2012 Magnus Isacsson, Canadian director and producer (b. 1948)
2012 Jimmy Jones, American singer-songwriter (b. 1930)
2012 John Keegan, English historian and journalist (b. 1934)
2012 Bernd Meier, German footballer (b. 1972)
2012 Marguerite Piazza, American soprano (b. 1920)
2013 Julius L. Chambers, American lawyer and activist (b. 1936)
2013 Richard E. Dauch, American businessman, co-founded American Axle (b. 1942)
2013 Alla Kushnir, Russian-Israeli chess player (b. 1941)
2014 Ed Joyce, American journalist (b. 1932)
2014 Billie Letts, American author and educator (b. 1938)
2014 Barbara Prammer, Austrian social worker and politician (b. 1954)
2014 James Thompson, American-Finnish author (b. 1964)
2015 Forrest Bird, American pilot and engineer (b. 1921)
2015 Giovanni Conso, Italian jurist and politician, Italian Minister of Justice (b. 1922)
2015 Piet Fransen, Dutch footballer (b. 1936)
2015 Jack Spring, American baseball player (b. 1933)
2016 Terence Bayler, New Zealand actor (b. 1930)
2016 David Huddleston, American actor (b. 1930)
2016 Franciszek Macharski, Polish cardinal (b. 1927)
2016 Ahmed Zewail, Egyptian-American chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1946)
216 BC Gnaeus Servilius Geminus, Roman consul
216 BC Lucius Aemilius Paullus, Roman consul and general
216 BC Marcus Minucius Rufus, Roman consul
257 Pope Stephen I
640 Pope Severinus
686 Pope John V (b. 635)
855 Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Arab theologian and jurist (b. 780)
924 ÿlfweard of Wessex (b. 904)