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History Deaths on August 07


Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours
Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours, French economist and politician (b. 1739)

#Pierre_Samuel_du_Pont_de_Nemours

Anna Piaggi
Anna Piaggi, Italian journalist and author (b. 1931)

#Anna_Piaggi

Li Xiucheng
Li Xiucheng, Chinese field marshal (b. 1823)

#Li_Xiucheng

Thomas Fleming (judge)
Thomas Fleming, English judge and politician, Lord Chief Justice of England (b. 1544)

#Thomas_Fleming_(judge)

Luis Ángel Firpo
Luis Ángel Firpo, Argentine boxer (b. 1894)

#Luis_Ángel_Firpo

Angus Tait
Angus Tait, New Zealand businessman, founded Tait Communications (b. 1919)

#Angus_Tait

Margaret Pellegrini
Margaret Pellegrini, American actress and dancer (b. 1923)

#Margaret_Pellegrini

Vincenzo Scamozzi
Vincenzo Scamozzi, Italian architect, designed Teatro Olimpico (b. 1548)

#Vincenzo_Scamozzi

Mickey McDermott
Mickey McDermott, American baseball player and coach (b. 1929)

#Mickey_McDermott

Jacob Maris
Jacob Maris, Dutch painter and educator (b. 1837)

#Jacob_Maris

Alfonso V of León
Alfonso V, king of León (b. 994)

#Alfonso_V_of_León

Perry Moss
Perry Moss, American football player and coach (b. 1926)

#Perry_Moss

Louise Suggs
Louise Suggs, American golfer, co-founded LPGA (b. 1923)

#Louise_Suggs

Edwin Harris Dunning
Edwin Harris Dunning, South African-English commander and pilot (b. 1891)

#Edwin_Harris_Dunning

Robert de Vere, 19th Earl of Oxford
Robert de Vere, 19th Earl of Oxford, English soldier (b. 1575)

#Robert_de_Vere,_19th_Earl_of_Oxford

Majorian
Majorian, Roman emperor (b. 420)

#Majorian

David Maslanka
David Maslanka, American composer (b. 1943)

#David_Maslanka

Saint Cajetan
Cajetan, Italian priest and saint (b. 1480)

#Saint_Cajetan

Abner Powell
Abner Powell, American baseball player and manager (b. 1860)

#Abner_Powell

M. Karunanidhi
M. Karunanidhi, Indian politician, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and prominent leader of Tamils (b. 1924)

#M._Karunanidhi

Nancy Wake
Nancy Wake, New Zealand-English captain and spy (b. 1912)

#Nancy_Wake

Joan of Kent
Joan of Kent, mother of Richard II (b. 1328)

#Joan_of_Kent

Peter Jennings
Peter Jennings, Canadian-American journalist and author (b. 1938)

#Peter_Jennings

Rabindranath Tagore
Rabindranath Tagore, Indian author, poet, and playwright, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1861)

#Rabindranath_Tagore

Jack Gregory (cricketer)
Jack Gregory, Australian cricketer (b. 1895)

#Jack_Gregory_(cricketer)

Friedrich Spee
Friedrich Spee, German poet and academic (b. 1591)

#Friedrich_Spee

Dušan Zbavitel
Dušan Zbavitel, Czech indologist and author (b. 1925)

#Dušan_Zbavitel

Konstantin Stanislavski
Konstantin Stanislavski, Russian actor and director (b. 1863)

#Konstantin_Stanislavski

Mark Hatfield
Mark Hatfield, American soldier, academic, and politician, 29th Governor of Oregon (b. 1922)

#Mark_Hatfield

Wilhelm Liebknecht
Wilhelm Liebknecht, German lawyer and politician (b. 1826)

#Wilhelm_Liebknecht

Giovanni Bracco
Giovanni Bracco, Italian race car driver (b. 1908)

#Giovanni_Bracco

Frances Oldham Kelsey
Frances Oldham Kelsey, Canadian pharmacologist and physician (b. 1914)

#Frances_Oldham_Kelsey

Manuel Contreras
Manuel Contreras, Chilean general (b. 1929)

#Manuel_Contreras

Don Baylor
Don Baylor, American baseball player (b. 1949)

#Don_Baylor

Stan Mikita
Stan Mikita, Slovakian hockey player (b. 1940)

#Stan_Mikita

Mickey Leland
Mickey Leland, American lawyer and politician (b. 1944)

#Mickey_Leland

Red Adair
Red Adair, American firefighter (b. 1915)

#Red_Adair

Mike Seeger
Mike Seeger, American singer-songwriter (b. 1933)

#Mike_Seeger

Francis Blackburne (priest)
Francis Blackburne, English Anglican churchman and activist (b. 1705)

#Francis_Blackburne_(priest)

Bryan Clauson
Bryan Clauson, American racing driver (b. 1989)

#Bryan_Clauson

Martin van den Hove
Martin van den Hove, Dutch astronomer and mathematician (b. 1605)

#Martin_van_den_Hove

Alfredo Catalani
Alfredo Catalani, Italian composer and academic (b. 1854)

#Alfredo_Catalani

François-Alphonse Forel
François-Alphonse Forel, Swiss limnologist and academic (b. 1841)

#François-Alphonse_Forel

Jöns Jacob Berzelius
Jöns Jacob Berzelius, Swedish chemist and academic (b. 1779)

#Jöns_Jacob_Berzelius

Joseph Marie Jacquard
Joseph Marie Jacquard, French weaver and inventor, invented the Jacquard loom (b. 1752)

#Joseph_Marie_Jacquard

Camille Chamoun
Camille Chamoun, Lebanese lawyer and politician, 7th President of Lebanon (b. 1900)

#Camille_Chamoun

Mariano Arista
Mariano Arista, Mexican general and politician, 19th President of Mexico (b. 1802)

#Mariano_Arista

Murtuz Alasgarov
Murtuz Alasgarov, Azerbaijani academic and politician, Speaker of the National Assembly of Azerbaijan (b. 1928)

#Murtuz_Alasgarov

Almir Kayumov
Almir Kayumov, Russian footballer (b. 1964)

#Almir_Kayumov

Charles Bryant (actor)
Charles Bryant, English-American actor and director (b. 1879)

#Charles_Bryant_(actor)

Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor
Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1050)

#Henry_IV,_Holy_Roman_Emperor

Henry Stone, American record producer (b. 1921)
Víctor Fayad, Argentine lawyer and politician (b. 1955)
Alexander Yagubkin, Russian boxer (b. 1961)
Meeli Truu, Estonian architect (d. 1946)
Anthony Pawson, English-Canadian biologist, chemist, and academic (b. 1952)
Samuel G. Armistead, American linguist, historian, and academic (b. 1927)
Mayer Zald, American sociologist and academic (b. 1931)
Vladimir Kobzev, Russian footballer and coach (b. 1959)
Judith Crist, American critic and academic (b. 1922)
John Nelder, English mathematician and statistician (b. 1924)
Louis E. Saavedra, American educator and politician, 48th Mayor of Albuquerque (b. 1933)
Andrea Pininfarina, Italian engineer and businessman (b. 1957)
Bernie Brillstein, American talent agent and producer (b. 1931)
Ernesto Alonso, Mexican actor, director, and producer (b. 1917)
Mary Anderson Bain, American lawyer and politician (b. 1911)
Colin Bibby, English ornithologist and academic (b. 1948)
K. D. Arulpragasam, Sri Lankan zoologist and academic (b. 1931)
Algirdas Laurit?nas, Lithuanian basketball player (b. 1932)
Brigid Brophy, English author and critic (b. 1929)
Larry Martyn, English actor (b. 1934)
Grayson Hall, American actress (b. 1922)
Gunnar Uusi, Estonian chess player (b. 1931)
Eddie Calvert, English trumpeter (b. 1922)
Sylvio Mantha, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1902)
Rosario Castellanos, Mexican poet and author (b. 1925)
Joi Lansing, American model, actress, and singer (b. 1929)
Jonathan P. Jackson, American bodyguard (b. 1953)
Harold Haley, American lawyer and judge (b. 1904)
Joseph Kosma, Hungarian-French composer (b. 1905)
Jean Bastien, French professional footballer (b. 1915)
Ramon Vila Capdevila, last of the Spanish Maquis, holding out after the end of the Spanish Civil War(b.1908)
Elizabeth Foreman Lewis, American author and educator (b. 1892)
Oliver Hardy, American actor, singer, and director (b. 1892)
Jin Shengtan, Chinese journalist and critic (b. 1608)
Alexander Stewart, duke of Albany (b. 1454)
Heinrich II von Rotteneck, prince-bishop of Regensburg
Richard Middleton, English Lord Chancellor
Hugh Foliot, bishop of Hereford (b. c. 1155)
Li Chongjun, Chinese prince