Famous Deaths on October 8, Who Died on October 8

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Date Name
1281 Princess Constance of Greater Poland (b. c.1245)
1286 John I, Duke of Brittany (b. 1217)
1317 Emperor Fushimi of Japan (b. 1265)
1354 Cola di Rienzo, Roman tribune (b. c.1313)
1361 John Beauchamp, 3rd Baron Beauchamp
1436 Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut (b. 1401)
1469 Filippo Lippi, artist (b. 1406)
1594 Ishikawa Goemon, ninja and thief of Japan (b. 1558)
1621 Antoine de Montchrestien, French soldier, playwright, and economist (b. 1575)
1647 Christen Sørensen Longomontanus, Danish astronomer and mathematician (b. 1562)
1652 John Greaves, English mathematician and astronomer (b. 1602)
1656 John George I, Elector of Saxony (b. 1585)
1659 Jean de Quen, French missionary, priest, and historian (b. 1603)
1735 Yongzheng Emperor of China (b. 1678)
1754 Henry Fielding, English novelist and playwright (b. 1707)
1772 Jean-Joseph de Mondonville, French violinist and composer (b. 1711)
1793 John Hancock, American merchant and politician, 1st Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1737)
1795 Andrew Kippis, English minister and author (b. 1725)
1802 Emmanuele Vitale, Maltese general and politician (b. 1758)
1804 Thomas Cochran, Canadian lawyer and judge (b. 1777)
1809 James Elphinston, Scottish orthographer, phonologist, and linguist (b. 1721)
1821 Juan O'Donojú, last Spanish ruler of Mexico (b. 1762)
1834 François-Adrien Boieldieu, French composer (b. 1775)
1869 Franklin Pierce, American general, lawyer, and politician, 14th President of the United States (b. 1804)
1879 Miguel Grau Seminario, Peruvian admiral (b. 1834)
1886 Austin F. Pike, American lawyer and politician (b. 1819)
1897 Alexei Savrasov, Russian painter and academic (b. 1830)
1928 Larry Semon, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1889)
1931 John Monash, Australian general and engineer (b. 1865)
1936 Premchand, Indian author and screenwriter (b. 1880)
1936 Red Ames, American baseball player and manager (b. 1882)
1936 Ahmet Tevfik Pasha, Ottoman politician, 292nd Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire (b. 1845)
1936 William Henry Stark, American businessman (b. 1851)
1942 Sergey Chaplygin, Russian physicist, mathematician, and engineer (b. 1869)
1944 Wendell Willkie, American captain, lawyer, and politician (b. 1892)
1945 Felix Salten, Austrian author and critic (b. 1869)
1952 Joe Adams, American baseball player and manager (b. 1877)
1953 Nigel Bruce, British actor (b. 1895)
1953 Kathleen Ferrier, English soprano (b. 1912)
1955 Iry LeJeune, American accordion player (b. 1928)
1958 Ran Bosilek, Bulgarian author and translator (b. 1886)
1963 Remedios Varo, Spanish-Mexican painter (b. 1908)
1967 Clement Attlee, English soldier, lawyer, and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1883)
1970 Jean Giono, French author and poet (b. 1895)
1973 Gabriel Marcel, French philosopher, playwright, and critic (b. 1889)
1977 Giorgos Papasideris, Greek singer-songwriter (b. 1902)
1978 Bertha Parker Pallan, American archaeologist (b. 1907)
1979 Brian Edmund Baker, English air marshal (b. 1896)
1979 Jayaprakash Narayan, Indian politician (b. 1902)
1982 Fernando Lamas, Argentinian-American actor and director (b. 1916)
1982 Philip Noel-Baker, Baron Noel-Baker, English runner and politician, Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relations, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1889)
1983 Joan Hackett, American actress (b. 1934)
1985 Malcolm Ross, American captain, physicist, and balloonist (b. 1919)
1985 Gordon Welchman, English-American mathematician and scholar (b. 1906)
1987 Konstantinos Tsatsos, Greek scholar and politician, 2nd President of Greece (b. 1899)
1992 Willy Brandt, German lawyer and politician, 4th Chancellor of Germany, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1913)
1994 Oscar M. Ruebhausen, American lawyer (b. 1912)
1995 Christopher Keene, American conductor and educator (b. 1946)
1997 Bertrand Goldberg, American architect, designed the Marina City Building (b. 1913)
1999 John McLendon, American basketball player and coach (b. 1915)
2000 Charlotte Lamb, English author (b. 1937)
2001 Dmitry Polyansky, First Deputy Premier of the Soviet Union (b. 1917)
2002 Phyllis Calvert, English actress (b. 1915)
2002 Jacques Richard, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1952)
2004 James Chace, American historian and author (b. 1931)
2006 Mark Porter, New Zealand race car driver (b. 1974)
2007 Constantine Andreou, Greek painter and sculptor (b. 1917)
2008 ÿngelo Carvalho, Portuguese footballer (b. 1925)
2008 Bob Friend, English journalist (b. 1938)
2008 Eileen Herlie, Scottish-American actress (b. 1918)
2008 George Emil Palade, Romanian-American biologist and physician, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1912)
2010 Frank Bourgholtzer, American journalist (b. 1919)
2011 Al Davis, American football player, coach, and manager (b. 1929)
2011 Mikey Welsh, American guitarist and painter (b. 1971)
2011 Roger Williams, American pianist (b. 1924)
2012 Varsha Bhosle, Indian singer and journalist (b. 1956)
2012 Marilou Diaz-Abaya, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1955)
2012 Eric Lomax, Scottish captain and author (b. 1919)
2012 Nawal Kishore Sharma, Indian politician, 20th Governor of Gujarat (b. 1925)
2013 Philip Chevron, Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1957)
2013 Paul Desmarais, Canadian businessman and philanthropist (b. 1927)
2013 Rod Grams, American journalist and politician (b. 1948)
2013 Rodolphe Kasser, Swiss archaeologist and philologist (b. 1927)
2013 Andy Pafko, American baseball player and manager (b. 1921)
2013 Akong Rinpoche, Tibetan-Chinese spiritual leader (b. 1939)
2014 Morris Lurie, Australian author and playwright (b. 1938)
2014 Alden E. Matthews, American missionary (b. 1921)
2014 Harden M. McConnell, American chemist and academic (b. 1927)
2014 Zilpha Keatley Snyder, American author (b. 1927)
2014 Jeen van den Berg, Dutch speed skater (b. 1928)
2015 Richard Davies, Welsh-English actor (b. 1926)
2015 Jim Diamond, Scottish singer-songwriter (b. 1951)
2015 Dennis Eichhorn, American author and illustrator (b. 1945)
2015 Lindy Infante, American football player and coach (b. 1940)
2015 Paul Prudhomme, American chef and author (b. 1940)
705 Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan, Muslim caliph (b. 646)
923 Pilgrim I, archbishop of Salzburg
951 Xiao Sagezhi, Chinese Khitan empress
976 Helen of Zadar, queen consort of the Kingdom of Croatia