Famous Deaths on August 23, Who Died on August 23

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Date Name
1106 Magnus, Duke of Saxony (b. 1045)
1176 Emperor Rokujō of Japan (b. 1164)
1305 William Wallace, Scottish rebel commander (b. 1272)
1328 Nicolaas Zannekin, Flemish peasant leader (in the battle of Cassel)
1329 Frederick IV, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1282)
1335 Heilwige Bloemardinne, Christian mystic (b. c. 1265)
1348 John de Stratford, Archbishop of Canterbury
1363 Chen Youliang, founder of the Dahan regime (b. 1320)
1367 Gil Álvarez Carrillo de Albornoz, Spanish cardinal (b. 1310)
1387 Olaf II of Denmark (b. 1370)
1478 Johannes Pullois, Franco-Flemish composer (b. c. 1420?)
1481 Thomas de Littleton, English judge and legal author (b. c. 1407)
1498 Isabella of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, eldest daughter of Isabella I of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon (b. 1470)
1507 Jean Molinet, French poet and composer (b. 1435)
1519 Philibert Berthelier, Swiss soldier (b. 1465)
1540 Guillaume Budé, French philosopher and scholar (b. 1467)
1568 Thomas Wharton, 1st Baron Wharton (b. 1495)
1574 Ebussuud Efendi, Turkish lawyer and jurist (b. 1490)
1591 Luis de León, Spanish poet and academic (b. 1527)
1618 Gerbrand Adriaenszoon Bredero, Dutch poet and playwright (b. 1585)
1628 George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, English politician, Lord Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire (b. 1592)
1652 John Byron, 1st Baron Byron, English soldier and politician (b. 1600)
1706 Edward Nott, English politician, Colonial Governor of Virginia (b. 1654)
1723 Increase Mather, American minister and author (b. 1639)
1806 Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, French physicist and engineer (b. 1736)
1813 Alexander Wilson (ornithologist), Scottish-American poet, ornithologist, and illustrator (b. 1766)
1819 Oliver Hazard Perry, American commander (b. 1785)
1831 Ferenc Kazinczy, Hungarian author and poet (b. 1759)
1831 August Neidhardt von Gneisenau, Prussian field marshal (b. 1760)
1853 Alexander Calder, American lawyer and politician (b. 1806)
1867 Auguste-Marseille Barthélemy, French poet and author (b. 1796)
1892 Deodoro da Fonseca, Brazilian field marshal and politician, 1st President of Brazil (b. 1827)
1900 Kuroda Kiyotaka, Japanese general and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of Japan (b. 1840)
1924 Heinrich Berté, Slovak-Austrian composer (b. 1856)
1926 Rudolph Valentino, Italian actor (b. 1895)
1927 Nicola Sacco, Italian anarchist convicted of murder (b. 1891)
1927 Bartolomeo Vanzetti, Italian anarchist convicted of murder (b. 1888)
1933 Adolf Loos, Austrian architect and theoretician, designed Villa Müller (b. 1870)
1937 Albert Roussel, French composer and educator (b. 1869)
1944 Abdülmecid II, Ottoman sultan (b. 1868)
1944 Stefan Filipkiewicz, Polish painter and illustrator (b. 1879)
1949 Helen Churchill Candee, American geographer, journalist, and author (b. 1858)
1954 Jaan Sarv, Estonian mathematician and scholar (b. 1877)
1960 Oscar Hammerstein II, American director, producer, and composer (b. 1895)
1962 Walter Anderson, Russian-German ethnologist and academic (b. 1885)
1962 Hoot Gibson, American actor, director, and producer (b. 1892)
1964 Edmond Hogan, Australian politician, 30th Premier of Victoria (b. 1883)
1966 Francis X. Bushman, American actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1883)
1967 Georges Berger, Belgian race car driver (b. 1918)
1967 Nathaniel Cartmell, American runner and coach (b. 1883)
1974 Roberto Assagioli, Italian psychiatrist and author (b. 1888)
1975 Faruk Gürler, Turkish general (b. 1913)
1977 Naum Gabo, Russian sculptor and academic (b. 1890)
1982 Stanford Moore, American biochemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1913)
1987 Didier Pironi, French race car and boat driver (b. 1952)
1989 Mohammed Abed Elhai, Sudanese poet and academic (b. 1944)
1989 R. D. Laing, Scottish psychiatrist and author (b. 1927)
1990 David Rose, American pianist and composer (b. 1910)
1994 Zoltán Fábri, Hungarian director and screenwriter (b. 1917)
1995 Alfred Eisenstaedt, German-American photographer and journalist (b. 1898)
1996 Margaret Tucker, Australian author and activist (b. 1904)
1997 Eric Gairy, Grenadian educator and politician, 1st Prime Minister of Grenada (b. 1922)
1997 John Kendrew, English biochemist and crystallographer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1917)
1999 Norman Wexler, American screenwriter (b. 1926)
2000 John Anthony Kaiser, American priest and missionary (b. 1932)
2001 Kathleen Freeman, American actress (b. 1919)
2001 Peter Maas, American journalist and author (b. 1929)
2002 Hoyt Wilhelm, American baseball player and coach (b. 1922)
2003 Bobby Bonds, American baseball player and manager (b. 1946)
2003 Jack Dyer, Australian footballer and coach (b. 1913)
2003 Jan Sedivka, Czech-Australian violinist and educator (b. 1917)
2003 Michael Kijana Wamalwa, Kenyan lawyer and politician, 8th Vice President of Kenya (b. 1944)
2005 Brock Peters, American actor (b. 1927)
2006 Maynard Ferguson, Canadian trumpet player and bandleader (b. 1928)
2008 John Russell, English-American author and critic (b. 1919)
2012 Merv Neagle, Australian footballer and coach (b. 1958)
2012 Jerry Nelson, American puppeteer and voice actor (b. 1934)
2012 Josepha Sherman, American anthologist and author (b. 1946)
2013 Richard J. Corman, American businessman, founded the R.J. Corman Railroad Group (b. 1955)
2013 William Glasser, American psychiatrist and author (b. 1925)
2013 Charles Lisanby, American production designer and set director (b. 1924)
2013 Konstanty Miodowicz, Polish ethnographer and politician (b. 1951)
2013 Vesna Rožič, Slovenian chess player (b. 1987)
2013 Tatyana Zaslavskaya, Russian sociologist and economist (b. 1927)
2014 Albert Ebossé Bodjongo, Cameroonian footballer (b. 1989)
2014 Annefleur Kalvenhaar, Dutch cyclist (b. 1994)
2014 Dan Magill, American swimmer, tennis player, and coach (b. 1921)
2014 Birgitta Stenberg, Swedish author and illustrator (b. 1932)
2014 Jaume Vallcorba Plana, Spanish philologist and publisher (b. 1949)
2015 Augusta Chiwy, Congolese-Belgian nurse (b. 1921)
2015 Guy Ligier, French rugby player and race car driver (b. 1930)
2015 Enrique Reneau, Honduran footballer (b. 1971)
2015 Paul Royle, Australian lieutenant and pilot (b. 1914)
2016 Steven Hill, American actor (b. 1922)
2019 David Koch, American engineer, businessman, and philanthropist (b. 1940)
30 BC Caesarion, Egyptian king (b. 47 BC)
30 BC Marcus Antonius Antyllus, Roman soldier (b. 47 BC)
406 Radagaisus, Gothic king
634 Abu Bakr, Arabian caliph (b. 573)
818 Ali al-Ridha, Iranian 8th of the Twelve Imams (b. 765)
93 Gnaeus Julius Agricola, Roman general and politician (b. AD 40)
992 Volkold, bishop of Meissen