Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 07-Aug

Died on This Day (07-Aug)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
David Berman David Berman David Cloud Berman was an American musician, singer and poet. American musician 52 1
Haruo Nakajima Haruo Nakajima Haruo Nakajima was a Japanese actor best known for playing Godzilla in 12 consecutive films, starting from the original Godzilla until Godzilla vs. Japanese actor 88 3
Almir Kayumov Almir Kayumov Almir Izmailovich Kayumov was a Russian football player and referee. Russian footballer 48 7
Harri Holkeri Harri Holkeri Harri Hermanni Holkeri was a Finnish statesman representing the National Coalition Party of Finland . Prime Minister of Finland 74 9
Peter Jennings Peter Jennings Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings CM was a Canadian-born American television journalist who served as the sole anchor of ABC World News Tonight from 1983 until his death from lung cancer in 2005. Canadian-American journalist 67 15
Mickey McDermott Mickey McDermott Maurice Joseph "Mickey" McDermott Jr. was an American left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball. American baseball player and coach 74 17
George C. Thomson George C. Thomson George Campbell "Bottles" Thomson was an American football player, lawyer and banker. American football player 87 45
Jack Marshall Jack Marshall John Calder "Jack" Marshall was a Canadian ice hockey player. Canadian ice hockey defenceman 88 55
Alexander Stirling MacMillan Alexander Stirling MacMillan Alexander S. MacMillan was a Nova Scotia politician and businessman, the 13th premier of Nova Scotia, from 1940 to 1945. Canadian politician 83 65
Louis Palander Louis Palander Adolf Arnold Louis Palander af Vega was a Swedish naval officer, mostly remembered as the captain on Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld's Vega expedition, the first successful attempt to navigate the Northeast Passage. Swedish admiral 77 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Stan Mikita Stan Mikita Stanley Mikita was a Slovak-born Canadian ice hockey player for the Chicago Black Hawks of the National Hockey League, generally regarded as the best centre of the 1960s. Slovak/Canadian ice hockey player 78 2
Frances Oldham Kelsey Frances Oldham Kelsey Frances Kathleen Kelsey CM was a Canadian-American pharmacologist and physician. Canadian pharmacologist and physician 101 5
Anna Piaggi Anna Piaggi Anna Maria Piaggi was an Italian fashion writer. She was known for her bright blue hair, liberal use of make-up, and her sense of style that mixed vintage and contemporary fashion. Italian fashion writer 81 8
Alex Johns Alex Johns Alex Johns was an American film and television producer. American producer 43 10
Red Adair Red Adair Paul Neal "Red" Adair was an American oil well firefighter. American oil well firefighter 89 16
Stan Keller Stan Keller Stan Keller was an American bandleader, composer, arranger, and woodwind player who led his own orchestra — Stan Keller and His Orchestra. American musician 83 30
B. F. Zeidman B. F. Zeidman B. F. Zeidman was a Hollywood film producer whose long film career began while he was still in his teens during the era of silent film. American film producer 73 50
Luis Ángel Firpo Luis Ángel Firpo Luis Ángel Firpo was an Argentine boxer. Born in Junín, Argentina, he was nicknamed The Wild Bull of the Pampas. Argentine boxer 65 60
Bobby Veach Bobby Veach Robert Hayes Veach was an American baseball player from 1910 to 1930 including 14 seasons in the major leagues. American baseball player 57 75
Elisa Bonaparte Elisa Bonaparte Maria Anna Elisa Bonaparte Baciocchi Levoy , better known as Elisa Bonaparte, was an imperial French princess and sister of Napoleon Bonaparte. Italian noble 43 200