The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on August 24th

Richard Attenborough

Richard Attenborough (1923 - 2014)

English actor, director and producer
Bray Wyatt

Bray Wyatt (1987 - 23 AD)

American wrestler
Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin (1912 - 1987)

American civil rights activist
Julie Harris

Julie Harris (1925 - 2013)

American actress
Louis Prima

Louis Prima (1910 - 1978)

American singer-songwriter, trumpet player, and actor
Satoshi Kon

Satoshi Kon (1963 - 2010)

Japanese animator and screenwriter
Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley (1952 - 2019)

Indian politician
Andy Hug

Andy Hug (1964 - 2000)

Swiss martial artist and kick-boxer
Simone Weil

Simone Weil (1909 - 1943)

French mystic and philosopher
Aaron Russo

Aaron Russo (1943 - 2007)

American director and producer
Hanna Reitsch

Hanna Reitsch (1912 - 1979)

German test pilot
Getúlio Vargas

Getúlio Vargas (1882 - 1954)

Brazilian lawyer and politician
Robin Leach

Robin Leach (1941 - 2018)

television personality and show host, entertainment reporter, writer, and columnist
Parmigianino

Parmigianino (1503 - 1540)

Italian painter
Walter Scheel

Walter Scheel (1919 - 2016)

German politician
Charlie Watts

Charlie Watts (1941 - 2021)

English drummer, producer, and composer
Gail Sheehy

Gail Sheehy (1937 - 2020)

American author and journalist
Frederick Carl Frieseke

Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874 - 1939)

American Impressionist painter
William Saxbe

William Saxbe (1916 - 2010)

American politician