Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 19-Aug

Died on This Day (19-Aug)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Gina Lopez Gina Lopez Regina Paz "Gina" La'o Lopez was a Filipino environmentalist and philanthropist who served as Secretary of the Philippines' Department of Environment and Natural Resources in an ad interim basis under President Rodrigo Duterte. Filipino politician 65 1
Brian Aldiss Brian Aldiss Brian Wilson Aldiss was an English writer and anthology editor, best known for science fiction novels and short stories. English sci fi writer 92 3
James Foley James Foley James Wright Foley was an American journalist and video reporter. ISIL Victim 40 6
Tony Scott Tony Scott Anthony David Leighton Scott was an English film director, producer, actor and screenwriter. Film director 68 8
Dom Moselle Dom Moselle Dominic Angelo "Dom" Moselle was an American football defensive back and halfback who played in the National Football League during the early 1950s. Player of American and Canadian football 84 10
Idi Amin Idi Amin Idi Amin Dada Oumee was a Ugandan military officer who served as the third president of Uganda from 1971 to 1979 and de facto military dictator. President of Uganda 55 17
Robert C. Frasure Robert C. Frasure Robert C. Frasure was an American diplomat and the first United States Ambassador to Estonia following Estonia's regained independence from the Soviet Union. American diplomat 53 25
Otto Frank Otto Frank Otto Heinrich Frank was a German businessman who later became a resident of the Netherlands and Switzerland. German-born father of Anne and Margot Frank 91 40
Paweł Jasienica Paweł Jasienica Paweł Jasienica was the pen name of Leon Lech Beynar , a Polish historian, journalist, essayist and soldier. Polish historian, journalist and soldier 60 50
Eduard Frankfort Eduard Frankfort Eduard Salomon Frankfort was a Dutch Jewish painter during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Dutch painter 56 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Khaira Arby Khaira Arby Khaira Arby, known as The Nightingale of Timbuktu , was a Malian singer. Malian singer 58 2
Jack Riley Jack Riley John Albert "Jack" Riley Jr. was an American actor and writer. American actor and comedian 80 4
Cedar Walton Cedar Walton Cedar Anthony Walton, Jr. was an American hard bop jazz pianist. American hard bop jazz pianist, composer 79 7
Janusz Kierzkowski Janusz Kierzkowski Janusz Kazimierz Kierzkowski was a Polish cyclist. Polish racing cyclist 64 9
Bernardo Ibáñez Bernardo Ibáñez Bernardo Ibáñez Águila was a Chilean schoolteacher and political figure. Chilean politician 103 15
Harry Oppenheimer Harry Oppenheimer Harry Frederick Oppenheimer was a prominent South African businessman, industrialist and philanthropist. South African businessman 91 20
Bobby Reynolds Bobby Reynolds Bobby Reynolds was an American football player known among University of Nebraska Cornhuskers fans as "Mr. American football player 54 35
Mark Donohue Mark Donohue Mark Neary Donohue Jr. , nicknamed "Captain Nice," and later "Dark Monohue," was an American racecar driver and engineer known for his ability to set up his own race car as well as driving it to victories. American racing car driver 38 45
Jack Marks Jack Marks John Joseph "Jack" Marks was a Canadian professional Hockey player who played professional ice hockey from 1906 until 1920, including 2 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Montreal Wanderers, Torontos and Quebec Bulldogs. Canadian ice hockey player 63 75
William Strong William Strong William Strong was an American jurist and politician. American politician 87 125