Famous Deaths on August 9, Who Died on August 9

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Date Name
1048 Pope Damasus II
1107 Emperor Horikawa of Japan (b. 1079)
1173 Najm ad-Din Ayyub, Kurdish soldier and politician
1211 William de Braose, 4th Lord of Bramber, exiled Anglo-Norman baron (b. 1144/53)
1260 Walter of Kirkham, Bishop of Durham
1296 Hugh, Count of Brienne, French crusader
1341 Eleanor of Anjou, queen consort of Sicily (b. 1289)
1354 Stephen, Duke of Slavonia, Hungarian prince (b. 1332)
1420 Pierre d'Ailly, French theologian and cardinal (b. 1351)
1516 Hieronymus Bosch, Early Netherlandish painter (b. circa 1450)
1534 Thomas Cajetan, Italian cardinal and philosopher (b. 1470)
1580 Metrophanes III of Constantinople (b. 1520)
1601 Michael the Brave, Romanian prince (b. 1558)
1634 William Noy, English lawyer and judge (b. 1577)
1720 Simon Ockley, English orientalist and academic (b. 1678)
1744 James Brydges, 1st Duke of Chandos, English academic and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Radnorshire (b. 1673)
1816 Johann August Apel, German jurist and author (b. 1771)
1861 Vincent Novello, English composer and publisher (b. 1781)
1886 Samuel Ferguson, Irish lawyer and poet (b. 1810)
1910 Huo Yuanjia, Chinese martial artist, co-founded the Chin Woo Athletic Association (b. 1868)
1919 Ruggero Leoncavallo, Italian composer and educator (b. 1857)
1920 Samuel Griffith, Welsh-Australian politician, 9th Premier of Queensland (b. 1845)
1932 John Charles Fields, Canadian mathematician, founder of the Fields Medal (b. 1863)
1942 Edith Stein, German nun and saint (b. 1891)
1943 Chaim Soutine, Belarusian-French painter and educator (b. 1893)
1945 Robert Hampton Gray, Canadian lieutenant and pilot, Victoria Cross recipient (b. 1917)
1945 Harry Hillman, American runner and coach (b. 1881)
1946 Bert Vogler, South African cricketer (b. 1876)
1948 Hugo Boss, German fashion designer, founded Hugo Boss (b. 1885)
1949 Edward Thorndike, American psychologist and academic (b. 1874)
1957 Carl Clauberg, German Nazi physician (b. 1898)
1962 Hermann Hesse, German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1877)
1963 Patrick Bouvier Kennedy, American son of John F. Kennedy (b. 1963)
1967 Joe Orton, English author and playwright (b. 1933)
1969 Wojciech Frykowski, Polish-American actor and author (b. 1936)
1969 Sharon Tate, American model and actress (b. 1943)
1969 C. F. Powell, English physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1903)
1972 Sıddık Sami Onar, Turkish lawyer and academic (b. 1897)
1974 Bill Chase, American trumpet player and bandleader (b. 1934)
1975 Dmitri Shostakovich, Russian pianist and composer (b. 1906)
1978 James Gould Cozzens, American novelist and short story writer (b. 1903)
1979 Walter O'Malley, American businessman (b. 1903)
1979 Raymond Washington, American gang leader, founded the Crips (b. 1953)
1980 Jacqueline Cochran, American pilot (b. 1906)
1981 Max Hoffman, Austrian-born car importer and businessman (b. 1904)
1985 Clive Churchill, Australian rugby league player and coach (b. 1927)
1988 Giacinto Scelsi, Italian composer and poet (b. 1905)
1990 Joe Mercer, English footballer and manager (b. 1914)
1992 Fereydoun Farrokhzad, Iranian singer and actor (b. 1938)
1995 Jerry Garcia, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1942)
1996 Frank Whittle, English soldier and engineer, invented the jet engine (b. 1907)
1999 Fouad Serageddin, Egyptian journalist and politician (b. 1910)
2000 John Harsanyi, Hungarian-American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1920)
2000 Nicholas Markowitz, American murder victim (b. 1984)
2002 Paul Samson, English guitarist (b. 1953)
2003 Jacques Deray, French director and screenwriter (b. 1929)
2003 Ray Harford, English footballer and manager (b. 1945)
2003 Gregory Hines, American actor, dancer, and choreographer (b. 1946)
2003 R. Sivagurunathan, Sri Lankan lawyer, journalist, and academic (b. 1931)
2004 Robert Lecourt, French lawyer and politician, Lord Chancellor of France (b. 1908)
2004 Tony Mottola, American guitarist and composer (b. 1918)
2004 David Raksin, American composer and educator (b. 1912)
2005 Judith Rossner, American author (b. 1935)
2006 Philip E. High, English author (b. 1914)
2006 James Van Allen, American physicist and academic (b. 1914)
2007 Joe O'Donnell, American photographer and journalist (b. 1922)
2008 Bernie Mac, American comedian, actor, screenwriter, and producer (b. 1957)
2008 Mahmoud Darwish, Palestinian author and poet (b. 1941)
2010 Calvin "Fuzz" Jones, American singer and bass player (b. 1926)
2010 Ted Stevens, American soldier, lawyer, and politician (b. 1923)
2012 Carl Davis, American record producer (b. 1934)
2012 Gene F. Franklin, American engineer, theorist, and academic (b. 1927)
2012 Al Freeman, Jr., American actor, director, and educator (b. 1934)
2012 David Rakoff, Canadian-American actor and journalist (b. 1964)
2012 Carmen Belen Richardson, Puerto Rican-American actress (b. 1930)
2012 Mel Stuart, American director and producer (b. 1928)
2013 Harry Elliott, American baseball player and coach (b. 1923)
2013 Eduardo Falú, Argentinian guitarist and composer (b. 1923)
2013 William Lynch, Jr., American lawyer and politician (b. 1947)
2014 J. F. Ade Ajayi, Nigerian historian and academic (b. 1929)
2014 Andriy Bal, Ukrainian footballer and coach (b. 1958)
2014 Arthur G. Cohen, American businessman and philanthropist, co-founded Arlen Realty and Development Corporation (b. 1930)
2014 Ed Nelson, American actor (b. 1928)
2015 Frank Gifford, American football player, sportscaster, and actor (b. 1930)
2015 John Henry Holland, American computer scientist and academic (b. 1929)
2015 Walter Nahún López, Honduran footballer (b. 1977)
2015 David Nobbs, English author and screenwriter (b. 1935)
2015 Kayyar Kinhanna Rai, Indian journalist, author, and poet (b. 1915)
2015 Fikret Otyam, Turkish painter and journalist (b. 1926)
2016 Gerald Grosvenor, 6th Duke of Westminster, third-richest British citizen. (b. 1951)
378 Traianus, Roman general
378 Valens, Roman emperor (b. 328)
803 Irene of Athens (b. 752)
833 Al-Ma'mun, Iraqi caliph (b. 786)