The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on October 8th

Franklin Pierce

Franklin Pierce (1804 - 1869)

American politician
Clement Attlee

Clement Attlee (1883 - 1967)

English politician
John Hancock

John Hancock (1737 - 1793)

American statesman
Prescott Bush

Prescott Bush (1895 - 1972)

American banker and politician
Willy Brandt

Willy Brandt (1913 - 1992)

German politician
Jayaprakash Narayan

Jayaprakash Narayan (1902 - 1979)

Indian activist and politician
Whitey Ford

Whitey Ford (1928 - 2020)

American baseball player
Yongzheng Emperor

Yongzheng Emperor (1678 - 1735)

Qing Dynasty emperor
Al Davis

Al Davis (1929 - 2011)

American football executive
Andy Pafko

Andy Pafko (1921 - 2013)

baseball player
Gus Kahn

Gus Kahn (1886 - 1941)

songwriter, lyricist
Jean Giono

Jean Giono (1895 - 1970)

French author
Ken Sansom

Ken Sansom (1927 - 2012)

American actor
Vittorio Alfieri

Vittorio Alfieri (1749 - 1803)

Italian playwright
Grady Tate

Grady Tate (1932 - 2017)

American jazz musician
Larry Semon

Larry Semon (1889 - 1928)

Actor, director, producer, screenwriter
Jim Diamond

Jim Diamond (1951 - 2015)

Scottish singer
Premchand

Premchand (1880 - 1936)

Indian author
Sonny Fisher

Sonny Fisher (1931 - 2005)

American singer