Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 25-Aug

Died on This Day (25-Aug)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Ferdinand Piëch Ferdinand Piëch Ferdinand Karl Piëch ; 17 April 1937 – 25 August 2019) was an Austrian business magnate, engineer and executive who was the chairman of the executive board of Volkswagen Group in 1993–2002 and the chairman of the supervisory board of Volkswagen Group in 2002–2015. Austrian business magnate 82 1
Sonia Rykiel Sonia Rykiel Sonia Rykiel was a French fashion designer and writer. French fashion designer and writer 86 4
Neil Armstrong Neil Armstrong Neil Alden Armstrong was an American astronaut and aeronautical engineer, and the first person to walk on the Moon. American astronaut 82 8
Georgi Iliev Bulgarian mobster Bulgarian mobster 39 15
Donald Justin Wolfram Donald Justin Wolfram Donald Justin Wolfram was the fourth General Superintendent of the Pillar of Fire Church from 1984 to 2000. General Superintendent of the Pillar of Fire 83 17
Carl Barks Carl Barks Carl Barks was an American cartoonist, author, and painter. Comic book creator 99 20
Jørleif Uthaug Jørleif Uthaug Jørleif Uthaug was a Norwegian illustrator, painter and sculptor. Norwegian artist 79 30
Claude B. Hutchison Claude B. Hutchison Claude Burton Hutchison was a botanist, agricultural economist, educator, and Mayor of the City of Berkeley, California from 1955 to 1963. American politician 95 40
Gordon Hubback Gordon Hubback Vice Admiral Sir Gordon Hubback KBE CB was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Fourth Sea Lord. Royal Navy admiral 67 50
Henry Oscar Houghton Henry Oscar Houghton Henry Oscar Houghton was an American publisher, co-founder of Houghton Mifflin, and a mayor of Cambridge, Massachusetts. American mayor 72 125
Person Person Description Age Anniv
John McCain John McCain John Sidney McCain III was an American politician, statesman and United States Navy officer who served as a United States Senator for Arizona from 1987 until his death in 2018. United States Senator 81 2
Gylmar dos Santos Neves Gylmar dos Santos Neves Gylmar dos Santos Neves , known simply as Gilmar , was a Brazilian footballer who played goalkeeper for Corinthians and Santos and was a member of the Brazil national team in three World Cups. Brazilian footballer 83 7
Samir Shihabi Samir Shihabi Samir al Shihabi, served as President of the United Nations General Assembly from 1991 to 1992. Saudi Arabian diplomat 85 10
Marcelo González Martín Marcelo González Martín Marcelo Gonzalez Martin was a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and Archbishop of Toledo and Primate of Spain. Catholic cardinal 86 16
Aaliyah Dana Haughton Aaliyah Dana Haughton Aaliyah Dana Haughton , known mononymously as Aaliyah, was an American singer, actress, dancer, and model. American singer, dancer, actress, and model 22 19
Setsuko, Princess Chichibu Setsuko, Princess Chichibu Setsuko, Princess Chichibu ; 9 September 1909 – 25 August 1995) was a member of the Japanese Imperial Family and the wife of Prince Chichibu, the second son of Emperor Taishō and Empress Teimei. Japanese princess 85 25
Samantha Smith Samantha Smith Samantha Reed Smith was an American schoolgirl, peace activist, and child actress from Manchester, Maine, who became famous during the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union. Peace activist, child actress 13 35
John R. Dunning John R. Dunning John Ray Dunning was an American physicist who played key roles in the Manhattan Project that developed the first atomic bombs. American physicist 67 45
Johnny Hayes Johnny Hayes John Joseph "Johnny" Hayes was an American athlete, a member of the Irish American Athletic Club, and winner of the marathon race at the 1908 Summer Olympics. Athletics (sport) competitor 79 55
Louis IX of France Louis IX of France Louis IX , commonly known as Saint Louis or Louis the Saint, was King of France from 1226 to 1270, and the most illustrious of the Direct Capetians. King of France 56 750