Famous Deaths on March 8, Who Died on March 8

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Date Name
1126 Urraca of León and Castile (b. 1079)
1137 Adela of Normandy, by marriage countess of Blois (b. c. 1067)
1144 Pope Celestine II
1403 Bayezid I, Ottoman sultan (b. 1360)[147]
1466 Francesco I Sforza, Duke of Milan (b. 1401)
1550 John of God, Portuguese friar and saint (b. 1495)
1619 Veit Bach, German baker and miller
1641 Xu Xiake, Chinese geographer and explorer (b. 1587)
1702 William III of England (b. 1650)
1717 Abraham Darby I, English blacksmith (b. 1678)
1844 Charles XIV John of Sweden (b. 1763)
1869 Hector Berlioz, French composer, conductor, and critic (b. 1803)
1872 Priscilla Susan Bury, British botanist (b. 1799)
1874 Millard Fillmore, American lawyer and politician, 13th President of the United States (b. 1800)
1887 Henry Ward Beecher, American minister and activist (b. 1813)
1889 John Ericsson, Swedish-American engineer (b. 1803)
1917 Ferdinand von Zeppelin, German general and businessman (b. 1838)
1923 Johannes Diderik van der Waals, Dutch physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1837)
1930 William Howard Taft, American politician, 27th President of the United States (b. 1857)
1932 Minna Craucher, Finnish socialite and spy (b. 1891)[167]
1937 Howie Morenz, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1902)
1941 Sherwood Anderson, American novelist and short story writer (b. 1876)
1942 José Raúl Capablanca, Cuban chess player (b. 1888)
1944 Fredy Hirsch, German Jewish athlete who helped thousands of Jewish children in the Holocaust (b. 1916)
1948 Hulusi Behçet, Turkish dermatologist and scientist (b. 1889)
1957 Othmar Schoeck, Swiss composer and conductor (b. 1886)
1961 Thomas Beecham, English conductor and composer (b. 1879)
1971 Harold Lloyd, American actor, director, and producer (b. 1893)
1973 Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, American keyboard player and songwriter (b. 1945)
1975 George Stevens, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1904)
1982 Hatem Ali Jamadar, Bengali politician (b. 1872)
1983 Alan Lennox-Boyd, 1st Viscount Boyd of Merton, English lieutenant and politician (b. 1904)
1993 Billy Eckstine, American trumpet player (b. 1914)
1996 Jack Churchill, British colonel (b. 1906)
1998 Ray Nitschke, American football player (b. 1936)
1999 Adolfo Bioy Casares, Argentinian journalist and author (b. 1914)
2003 Adam Faith, English singer (b. 1940)
2004 Muhammad Zaidan, Syrian terrorist, founded the Palestine Liberation Front
2005 César Lattes, Brazilian physicist and academic (b. 1924)
2007 John Inman, English actor (b. 1935)
2009 Hank Locklin, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1918)
2012 Simin Daneshvar, Iranian author and academic (b. 1921)
2013 Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist-Schmenzin, German soldier and publisher (b. 1922)
2014 Leo Bretholz, Austrian-American Holocaust survivor and author (b. 1921)
2015 Sam Simon, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1955)
2016 George Martin, English composer, conductor, and producer (b. 1926)
2018 Kate Wilhelm, American author (b. 1928)
2019 Marshall Brodien, American actor (b. 1934)
2020 Max von Sydow, Swedish actor (b. 1929)