Famous Deaths on August 5, Who Died on August 5

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Date Name
1063 Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd
1364 Kōgon, Japanese emperor (b. 1313)
1415 Richard of Conisburgh, 3rd Earl of Cambridge (b. 1375)
1447 John Holland, 2nd Duke of Exeter (b. 1395)
1579 Stanislaus Hosius, Polish cardinal (b. 1504)
1600 John Ruthven, 3rd Earl of Gowrie, Scottish conspirator (b. 1577)
1610 Alonso García de Ramón, Spanish soldier and politician, Royal Governor of Chile (b. 1552)
1633 George Abbot, English archbishop and academic (b. 1562)
1678 Juan García de Zéspedes, Mexican tenor and composer (b. 1619)
1729 Thomas Newcomen, English engineer, invented the eponymous Newcomen atmospheric engine (b. 1664)
1743 John Hervey, 2nd Baron Hervey, English courtier and politician, Vice-Chamberlain of the Household (b. 1696)
1778 Charles Clémencet, French historian and author (b. 1703)
1792 Frederick North, Lord North, English politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1732)
1799 Richard Howe, 1st Earl Howe, English admiral and politician (b. 1726)
1868 Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes, French archaeologist and historian (b. 1788)
1877 Robert Williams (known as Trebor Mai), Welsh poet (b. 1830)
1880 Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra, Austrian physician and dermatologist (b. 1816)
1881 Spotted Tail, American tribal chief (b. 1823)
1895 Friedrich Engels, German philosopher (b. 1820)
1901 Victoria, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom and German Empress (b. 1840)
1904 George Dibbs, Australian politician, 10th Premier of New South Wales (b. 1834)
1911 Bob Caruthers, American baseball player and umpire (b. 1864)
1916 George Butterworth, British composer, killed at the Battle of the Somme (b. 1885)
1921 Dimitrios Rallis, Greek lawyer and politician, 78th Prime Minister of Greece (b. 1844)
1929 Millicent Fawcett, English trade union leader and activist (b. 1847)
1933 Charles Harold Davis, American painter and academic (b. 1856)
1935 David Townsend, American art director and set designer (b. 1891)
1939 Béla Jankovich, Hungarian economist and politician, Minister of Education of Hungary (b. 1865)
1944 Maurice Turnbull, Welsh cricketer and rugby player (b. 1906)
1946 Wilhelm Marx, German lawyer and politician, 17th Chancellor of Germany (b. 1863)
1948 Montagu Toller, English cricketer and lawyer (b. 1871)
1952 Sameera Moussa, Egyptian physicist and academic (b. 1917)
1955 Carmen Miranda, Portuguese-Brazilian actress and singer (b. 1909)
1957 Heinrich Otto Wieland, German chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1877)
1959 Edgar Guest, English-American journalist and poet (b. 1881)
1960 Arthur Meighen, Canadian lawyer and politician, 9th Prime Minister of Canada (b. 1874)
1963 Salvador Bacarisse, Spanish composer (b. 1898)
1964 Moa Martinson, Swedish author (b. 1890)
1968 Luther Perkins, American guitarist (b. 1928)
1978 Jesse Haines, American baseball player and coach (b. 1893)
1980 Harold L. Runnels, American soldier and politician (b. 1924)
1983 Judy Canova, American actress and comedian (b. 1913)
1984 Richard Burton, Welsh-Swiss actor and producer (b. 1925)
1985 Arnold Horween, American football player and coach (b. 1898)
1987 Georg Gaßmann, German politician, Mayor of Marburg (b. 1910)
1991 Paul Brown, American football player and coach (b. 1908)
1992 Robert Muldoon, New Zealand politician, 31st Prime Minister of New Zealand (b. 1921)
1994 Menachem Avidom, Israeli composer (b. 1908)
1998 Otto Kretschmer, German commander (b. 1912)
2000 Otto Buchsbaum, Austrian-Brazilian journalist and activist (b. 1920)
2001 Otema Allimadi, Ugandan politician, 2nd Prime Minister of Uganda (b. 1929)
2002 Josh Ryan Evans, American actor (b. 1982)
2005 Polina Astakhova, Russian gymnast and coach (b. 1936)
2007 Jean-Marie Lustiger, French cardinal (b. 1926)
2008 Neil Bartlett, English-American chemist and academic (b. 1932)
2009 Budd Schulberg, American author, screenwriter, and producer (b. 1914)
2011 Andrzej Lepper, Polish farmer and politician, Deputy Prime Minister of Poland (b. 1954)
2012 Erwin Axer, Polish director and screenwriter (b. 1917)
2013 Ruth Asawa, American sculptor and educator (b. 1926)
2014 Harold J. Greene, American general (b. 1962)
2015 Arthur Walter James, English journalist and politician (b. 1912)
2018 Alan Rabinowitz, American zoologist (b. 1953)
2019 Toni Morrison, American author, Pulitzer Prize winner, and Nobel laureate (b. 1931).
2020 Hawa Abdi, Somali human rights activist and physician (b. 1947)
2022 Judith Durham, Australian singer-songwriter (b. 1943)
553 Xiao Ji, prince of the Liang dynasty (b. 508)
642 Eowa, king of Mercia
824 Heizei, Japanese emperor (b. 773)
877 Ubayd Allah ibn Yahya ibn Khaqan, Abbasid vizier
882 Louis III, Frankish king (b. 863)
890 Ranulf II, duke of Aquitaine (b. 850)
910 Eowils and Halfdan, joint kings of Northumbria
917 Euthymius I of Constantinople (b. 834)
940 Li Decheng, Chinese general (b. 863)