Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 22-Aug

Died on This Day (22-Aug)

Person Description Age Anniversary
John Abercrombie John Laird Abercrombie was an American jazz guitarist. 72 2
Jack Layton John Gilbert "Jack" Layton was a Canadian politician and Leader of the Official Opposition. 61 8
Adrien Zeller Adrien Zeller was State Secretary of the Social Security in the second Jacques Chirac government from 1986 to 1988. 69 10
Imperio Argentina Magdalena Nile del Río was an Argentine professional singer and movie actress, better known as Imperio Argentina; she became a citizen of Spain in 1999. 96 16
Raj Shankar 53 19
George Adamson George Adamson MBE , also known as the Baba ya Simba , was a Kenyan wildlife conservationist and author. 86 30
Jacob Bronowski Jacob Bronowski was a British mathematician, historian of science, theatre author, poet and inventor. 66 45
Allan Aynesworth Allan Aynesworth is the stage name of a British actor whose career spanned almost six decades, including a lead part in the 1895 world premiere of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest and his final role as the elderly Lord Lancaster in the movie The Last Days of Dolwyn . 95 60
Amado Aguirre Santiago Amado Aguirre Santiago was a Mexican general and politician. 86 70
Otto Liman von Sanders Otto Viktor Karl Liman von Sanders was a German general who served as an adviser and military commander to the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. 74 90
Person Description Age Anniversary
Jetty Paerl Jetty Paerl was a Dutch singer, who was most famous in the 1950s and 1960s. 92 6
Bengt Lindroos Bengt Ingmar Lindroos was a Swedish architect. Lindroos started drafting houses for a local builder at the age of 17 years and received his formal education at the Royal Institute of Technology from 1942-45. 91 9
Angus Bethune Sir Walter Angus Bethune was an Australian politician and member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly. 95 15
Spiro Koleka Spiro Koleka was an important Albanian statesman, communist politician and a high-ranking military officer during World War II. 93 18
Allan Houser Allan Capron Houser or Haozous was a Chiricahua Apache sculptor, painter and book illustrator born in Oklahoma. 80 25
Henk Beernink Hendrik Karel Jan Beernink was a Dutch politician of the Christian Historical Union . 69 40
Helena Makowska Helena Makowska was born in Imperial Russia, of Polish descent. 71 55
Ernest Thurtle Ernest Thurtle was a British Labour politician. 69 65
Lucjan Szenwald Lucjan Szenwald was a Polish poet and communist activist. 35 75
David Plunket David Robert Plunket, 1st Baron Rathmore PC, QC was an Irish lawyer and Conservative politician. 80 100