Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 08-Sep

Died on This Day (08-Sep)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Camilo Sesto Camilo Sesto Camilo Blanes Cortés , known professionally as Camilo Sesto "El Rey del Amor", was a Spanish singer, songwriter and music producer. Spanish singer 72 1
Prince Buster Prince Buster Cecil Bustamente Campbell OD , known professionally as Prince Buster, was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and producer. Jamaican singer-songwriter and producer 78 4
José Guadalupe Padilla Lozano José Guadalupe Padilla Lozano José Guadalupe Padilla Lozano, was a Mexican prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. Catholic bishop 92 7
Israel Tal Israel Tal Israel Tal , also known as Talik , was an Israel Defense Forces general known for his knowledge of tank warfare and for leading the development of Israel's Merkava tank. Israeli general 85 10
Frank Thomas Frank Thomas Franklin Rosborough "Frank" Thomas was an American animator and pianist. American animator 92 16
Georges-André Chevallaz Georges-André Chevallaz Georges-André Chevallaz was a Swiss historian, politician and member of the Swiss Federal Council . Swiss politician and historian 87 18
Eileen Chang Eileen Chang Eileen Chang , also known as Chang Ai-ling or Zhang Ailing, her pen name was Liang Jing , was a Chinese-born American essayist, novelist, and screenwriter. Chinese novelist, essayist, screenwriter 74 25
Willard Libby Willard Libby Willard Frank Libby was an American physical chemist noted for his role in the 1949 development of radiocarbon dating, a process which revolutionized archaeology and palaeontology. American scientist 71 40
Percy Spencer Percy Spencer Percy Lebaron Spencer was an American physicist and inventor. American engineer and inventor 76 50
Rudolf Mosse Rudolf Mosse Rudolf Mosse was a German publisher and philanthropist. German publisher 77 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Pierre Bergé Pierre Bergé Pierre Vital Georges Bergé was a French industrialist and patron. French industrialist and patron 86 3
Joaquín Andújar Joaquín Andújar Joaquín Andújar was a Dominican professional baseball pitcher who played in Major League Baseball for the Houston Astros, St. Dominican baseball pitcher 62 5
Thomas Szasz Thomas Szasz Thomas Stephen Szasz was a Hungarian-American academic, psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. Psychiatrist 92 8
Noel Cantwell Noel Cantwell Noel Euchuria Cornelius Cantwell was an Irish soccer player and sometime cricketer born in Cork, County Cork, Ireland. Irish cricketer 73 15
Leni Riefenstahl Leni Riefenstahl Helene Bertha Amalie "Leni" Riefenstahl ; 22 August 1902 – 8 September 2003) was a German film director, photographer, and actress, known for her seminal role in producing Nazi propaganda. German film director, dancer and actress 101 17
Carol Wald Carol Wald Carol S. Wald was an American artist who was also widely known for her talents as an illustrator. American artist 65 20
John Franklin Enders John Franklin Enders John Franklin Enders was an American biomedical scientist and Nobel Laureate. American medical researcher 88 35
Donald B. Duncan Donald B. Duncan Donald Bradley Duncan was an admiral in the United States Navy, who played an important role in aircraft-carrier operations during World War II. United States admiral 79 45
Paul Philippe Cret Paul Philippe Cret Paul Philippe Cret was a French-born Philadelphia architect and industrial designer. American architect 68 75
Nils Ericson Nils Ericson Friherre Nils Ericson was a Swedish mechanical engineer . Swedish businessman 68 150