The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in August 26th

Charles Lindbergh

Charles Lindbergh (1902 - 1974)

American pilot and activist
William James

William James (1842 - 1910)

American psychologist and philosopher
Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan (1952 - 2004)

American singer-songwriter and actress
Neil Simon

Neil Simon (1927 - 2018)

American playwright
Ted Knight

Ted Knight (1923 - 1986)

American actor
Lon Chaney Sr

Lon Chaney Sr (1883 - 1930)

American silent film actor
Tex Avery

Tex Avery (1908 - 1980)

American animator, producer, and voice actor
Dominick Dunne

Dominick Dunne (1925 - 2009)

Writer, journalist
Tobe Hooper

Tobe Hooper (1943 - 2017)

American director, screenwriter, and producer
Franz Werfel

Franz Werfel (1890 - 1945)

Austrian-Bohemian novelist
Francis Chichester

Francis Chichester (1901 - 1972)

New Zealand yacht racer
Juanita Brooks

Juanita Brooks (1898 - 1989)

Historian–author
Donn Starry

Donn Starry (1925 - 2011)

Recipient of the Purple Heart medal
Talbert Abrams

Talbert Abrams (1895 - 1990)

American photographer and aviator