Famous Deaths on August 24, Who Died on August 24

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Date Name
1042 Michael V Kalaphates, Byzantine emperor (b. 1015)
1103 Magnus Barefoot, Norwegian king (b. 1073)
1217 Eustace the Monk, French pirate (b. 1170)
1313 Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1275)
1372 Casimir III, Duke of Pomerania (b. 1348)
1497 Sophie of Pomerania, Duchess of Pomerania (b. 1435)
1507 Cecily of York, English princess (b. 1469)
1540 Parmigianino, Italian painter and etcher (b. 1503)
1542 Gasparo Contarini, Italian cardinal (b. 1483)
1572 Gaspard II de Coligny, French admiral (b. 1519)
1572 Charles de Téligny, French soldier and diplomat (b. 1535)
1595 Thomas Digges, English mathematician and astronomer (b. 1546)
1617 Rose of Lima, Peruvian saint (b. 1586)
1647 Nicholas Stone, English sculptor and architect (b. 1586)
1679 Jean François Paul de Gondi, French cardinal and author (b. 1614)
1680 Thomas Blood, Irish colonel (b. 1618)
1680 Ferdinand Bol, Dutch painter and etcher (b. 1616)
1683 John Owen, English theologian and academic (b. 1616)
1759 Ewald Christian von Kleist, German poet and soldier (b. 1715)
1770 Thomas Chatterton, English poet and prodigy (b. 1752)
1779 Cosmas of Aetolia, Greek monk and saint (b. 1714)
1798 Thomas Alcock, English priest and author (b. 1709)
1804 Peggy Shippen, American wife of Benedict Arnold and American Revolutionary War spy (b. 1760)
1818 James Carr, American lawyer and politician (b. 1777)
1821 John William Polidori, English writer and physician (b. 1795)
1832 Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, French physicist and engineer (b. 1796)
1838 Ferenc Kölcsey, Hungarian poet, critic, and politician (b. 1790)
1841 Theodore Hook, English civil servant and composer (b. 1788)
1841 John Ordronaux, French-American soldier (b. 1778)
1888 Rudolf Clausius, German physicist and mathematician (b. 1822)
1895 Albert F. Mummery, English mountaineer and author (b. 1855)
1923 Kate Douglas Wiggin, American author and educator (b. 1856)
1930 Tom Norman, English businessman and showman (b. 1860)
1932 Kate M. Gordon, American activist (b. 1861)
1939 Frederick Carl Frieseke, American painter and educator (b. 1874)
1940 Paul Gottlieb Nipkow, Polish-German technician and inventor, invented the Nipkow disk (b. 1860)
1943 Antonio Alice, Argentinian painter and educator (b. 1886)
1943 Simone Weil, French philosopher and activist (b. 1909)
1946 James Clark McReynolds, American lawyer and judge, 48th United States Attorney General (b. 1862)
1954 Getúlio Vargas, Brazilian lawyer and politician, 14th President of Brazil (b. 1882)
1956 Kenji Mizoguchi, Japanese director and screenwriter (b. 1898)
1958 Paul Henry, Irish painter and educator (b. 1876)
1967 Henry J. Kaiser, American businessman, founded Kaiser Shipyards and Kaiser Aluminum (b. 1882)
1974 Alexander P. de Seversky, Russian-American pilot and businessman, co-founded Republic Aviation (b. 1894)
1977 Buddy O'Connor, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1916)
1978 Louis Prima, American singer-songwriter, trumpet player, and actor (b. 1910)
1979 Hanna Reitsch, German soldier and pilot (b. 1912)
1980 Yootha Joyce, English actress (b. 1927)
1982 Félix-Antoine Savard, Canadian priest and author (b. 1896)
1983 Kalevi Kotkas, Estonian-Finnish high jumper and discus thrower (b. 1913)
1983 Scott Nearing, American economist, educator, and activist (b. 1883)
1985 Paul Creston, American composer and educator (b. 1906)
1987 Malcolm Kirk, English rugby player and wrestler (b. 1936)
1990 Sergei Dovlatov, Russian-American journalist and author (b. 1941)
1990 Gely Abdel Rahman, Sudanese-Egyptian poet and academic (b. 1931)
1991 Bernard Castro, Italian-American inventor (b. 1904)
1992 André Donner, Dutch academic and judge (b. 1918)
1997 Luigi Villoresi, Italian race car driver (b. 1907)
1998 E. G. Marshall, American actor (b. 1910)
1999 Mary Jane Croft, American actress (b. 1916)
1999 Alexandre Lagoya, Egyptian guitarist and composer (b. 1929)
2000 Andy Hug, Swiss martial artist and kick-boxer (b. 1964)
2001 Jane Greer, American actress (b. 1924)
2001 Roman Matsov, Estonian violinist, pianist, and conductor (b. 1917)
2002 Nikolay Guryanov, Russian priest and mystic (b. 1909)
2003 Wilfred Thesiger, Ethiopian-English explorer and author (b. 1910)
2004 Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, Swiss-American psychiatrist and academic (b. 1926)
2006 Rocco Petrone, American soldier and engineer (b. 1926)
2006 Léopold Simoneau, Canadian tenor and educator (b. 1916)
2007 Andrée Boucher, Canadian educator and politician, 39th Mayor of Quebec City (b. 1937)
2007 Aaron Russo, American director and producer (b. 1943)
2010 Satoshi Kon, Japanese director and screenwriter (b. 1963)
2011 Seyhan Erözçelik, Turkish poet and author (b. 1962)
2011 Mike Flanagan, American baseball player, coach, and sportscaster (b. 1951)
2012 Dadullah, Pakistani Taliban leader (b. 1965)
2012 Pauli Ellefsen, Faroese surveyor and politician, 6th Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands (b. 1936)
2012 Steve Franken, American actor (b. 1932)
2012 Félix Miélli Venerando, Brazilian footballer and manager (b. 1937)
2013 Gerry Baker, American soccer player and manager (b. 1938)
2013 Nílton de Sordi, Brazilian footballer and manager (b. 1931)
2013 Julie Harris, American actress (b. 1925)
2013 Muriel Siebert, American businesswoman and philanthropist (b. 1928)
2014 Richard Attenborough, English actor, director, producer, and politician (b. 1923)
2014 Antônio Ermírio de Moraes, Brazilian businessman (b. 1928)
2015 Charlie Coffey, American football player and coach (b. 1934)
2015 Joseph F. Traub, German-American computer scientist and academic (b. 1932)
2015 Justin Wilson, English race car driver (b. 1978)
2016 Walter Scheel, German politician, 4th President of Germany (b. 1919)
2017 Jay Thomas, American actor, comedian, and radio talk show host (b. 1948)
2018 Robin Leach, English entertainment reporter and writer (b. 1941)
691 Fu Youyi, official of the Tang Dynasty
842 Saga, Japanese emperor (b. 786)
895 Guthred, king of Northumbria
927 Doulu Ge, chancellor of Later Tang
927 Wei Shuo, chancellor of Later Tang
942 Liu, empress dowager of Later Jin
948 Zhang Ye, Chinese general and chancellor