Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 10-Aug

Died on This Day (10-Aug)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Jeffrey Epstein Jeffrey Epstein Jeffrey Edward Epstein was an American financier and convicted sex offender. American financier and sex offender 66 1
John Saunders John Saunders John Peterson Saunders was a Canadian-American sports journalist. Canadian-American sports journalist 61 4
Ioan Dicezare Ioan Dicezare Ioan Dicezare was a leading Romanian fighter pilot and flying ace in World War II. Romanian flying ace 95 8
Ron Allen Ron Allen Ronald Allen was an African-American poet and playwright who described his work as a "concert of language. Afro-American poet and playwright 62 10
James Stillman Rockefeller James Stillman Rockefeller James Stillman Rockefeller was a member of the prominent U. Member of the Rockefeller family Olympic medalists 102 16
Milt Mead Milt Mead Milton E. "Milt" Mead was an American track and field athlete and basketball player. American track and field athlete 68 20
Cookie Lavagetto Cookie Lavagetto Harry Arthur "Cookie" Lavagetto was an American professional baseball player, coach and manager. American baseball player and coach 77 30
Yahya Khan Yahya Khan Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan , commonly known as Yahya Khan, was a Pakistani general who served as the third president of Pakistan, serving in this post from 25 March 1969 until turning over his presidency in December 1971. Pakistani president 63 40
Bernd Alois Zimmermann Bernd Alois Zimmermann was a German composer. He is perhaps best known for his opera Die Soldaten, which is regarded as one of the most important German operas of the 20th century, after those of Berg. German composer 52 50
Felix Hoppe-Seyler Felix Hoppe-Seyler Ernst Felix Immanuel Hoppe-Seyler was a German physiologist and chemist, and the principal founder of the disciplines of biochemistry and molecular biology. German chemist anad physiologist 69 125
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Ruth Pfau Ruth Pfau Ruth Katherina Martha Pfau was a German–Pakistani Catholic nun of the , and a physician. Pakistani physician and nun 87 3
David C. Jones David C. Jones David Charles Jones was a United States Air Force general and the ninth chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. U.S. Air Force general 92 7
Moraíto Chico II Moraíto Chico II Moraíto Chico was a Flamenco guitarist. He was known as one of the best and most in-demand accompanying guitarists of his generation, and regularly accompanied José Mercé, Diego Carrasco and other popular flamenco singers. Spanish musician 54 9
Roy Marlin Voris Roy Marlin Voris Captain Roy Marlin "Butch" Voris was an aviator in the United States Navy, a World War II flying ace, and the founder of the Navy's flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels. Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 85 15
Michael Houser Michael Houser Michael Houser was a founding member and lead guitarist of the band Widespread Panic. American guitarist 40 18
Gijs van Aardenne Gijs van Aardenne Gijsbert Michiel Vredenrijk "Gijs" van Aardenne was a Dutch politician of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy and businessperson. Dutch politician 65 25
Kenny Baker Kenny Baker Kenneth Laurence Baker was an American singer and actor who first gained notice as the featured singer on radio's The Jack Benny Program during the 1930s. Actor, singer 72 35
Robert Barton Robert Barton Robert Childers Barton was an Irish nationalist, politician and farmer who participated in the negotiations leading up to the signature of the Anglo-Irish Treaty. Irish lawyer, soldier, statesman and farmer 94 45
Robert H. Goddard Robert H. Goddard Robert Hutchings Goddard was an American engineer, professor, physicist, and inventor who is credited with creating and building the world's first liquid-fueled rocket. American physicist 62 75
Richard Ottley Richard Ottley Sir Richard Ottley was an English Royalist politician and soldier who served as a youth in the English Civil War in Shropshire. English politician 44 350