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)
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)
1941 Richard Goss, Executed Irish Republican (b. 1915)
1942 Edith Stein, German nun and saint (b. 1891)
1943 Chaïm Soutine, Belarusian-French painter and educator (b. 1893)
1945 Robert Hampton Gray, Canadian lieutenant and pilot, Victoria Cross recipient (b. 1917)
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)
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 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 M. Carl Holman, American author, educator, poet, and playwright (b. 1919)
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 Helen Rollason, English sports journalist and sportscaster (b. 1956)
2000 John Harsanyi, Hungarian-American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1920)
2002 Paul Samson, English guitarist (b. 1953)
2003 Jacques Deray, French director and screenwriter (b. 1929)
2004 Robert Lecourt, French lawyer and politician, Lord Chancellor of France (b. 1908)
2005 Judith Rossner, American author (b. 1935)
2006 Philip E. High, English author (b. 1914)
2008 Bernie Mac, American comedian, actor, screenwriter, and producer (b. 1957)
2010 Calvin "Fuzz" Jones, American singer and bass player (b. 1926)
2012 Carl Davis, American record producer (b. 1934)
2013 Harry Elliott, American baseball player and coach (b. 1923)
2014 J. F. Ade Ajayi, Nigerian historian and academic (b. 1929)
2015 Frank Gifford, American football player, sportscaster, and actor (b. 1930)
2016 Gerald Grosvenor, 6th Duke of Westminster, third-richest British citizen (b. 1951)
2021 Pat Hitchcock, English actress and producer (b. 1928)
378 Traianus, Roman general
803 Irene of Athens, Byzantine ruler (b. 752)