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The following is a list of notable deaths in August 2008.

Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship (if applicable), reason for notability, cause of death (if known), and reference.

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  1. ^ "Falleció Carlos 'Copetín' Aponte, gloria de Santa Fe en los años 50 y 60". El Tiempo (in Spanish). August 2, 2008. Archived from the original on July 30, 2012. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  2. ^ Goll, Sven (August 4, 2008). "Climbers killed on K2". Aftenposten. Archived from the original on August 7, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  3. ^ Sibley, Brian (August 6, 2008). "Pauline Baynes: Illustrator who depicted Lewis's Narnia and Tolkien's Middle-earth". The Independent. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  4. ^ "Melbourne suit designer Peter Jackson dies". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. August 2, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  5. ^ "Ashok Mankad dies aged 61". ESPN CricInfo. August 1, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  6. ^ "Mbuso Mqalo". Who's Who South Africa. Archived from the original on March 7, 2012. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  7. ^ "CPI-M leader Surjeet dead". Rediff.com. August 1, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  8. ^ "Ex-Hampshire paceman White dies". BBC News. August 2, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  9. ^ Torrijos, Gloria (August 15, 2008). "Fujio Akatsuka, pionero japonés del 'manga' de humor". El País (in Spanish). Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  10. ^ "Lord Ashton of Hyde". The Daily Telegraph. August 27, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  11. ^ "Geoffrey Ballard, founder of fuel-cell firm Ballard Power Systems, dies". CBC News. August 6, 2008. Archived from the original on September 15, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  12. ^ Bernstein, Adam (August 7, 2008). "Perez Celis, 69; Argentine artist known for abstracts and large murals". The Boston Globe. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  13. ^ "Afonso Évora". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  14. ^ "Helga Gitmark er død". Verdens Gang (in Norwegian). August 3, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  15. ^ Campbell, Howard (August 5, 2008). "Christopher Gonzalez ...Brilliance amid controversy". The Gleaner. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  16. ^ "Hagem, Kåre Grøndahl (1915-2008)". Stortinget (in Norwegian). March 9, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  17. ^ Adams, John S. (August 5, 2008). "Former Lt. Gov. Kolstad dies of cancer". Great Falls Tribune. Archived from the original on September 13, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  18. ^ O'Hanlon, Ray (August 6, 2008). "Lost on K2: Irish climber had made his home in Alaska". The Irish Echo. Archived from the original on September 2, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  19. ^ Lamb, Yvonne Shinhoster (August 5, 2008). "Foreign Policy Expert Peter Warren Rodman, 64". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  20. ^ Holley, Joe (August 3, 2008). "John F. Seiberling, 89; Liberal Eight-Term Ohio Congressman". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  21. ^ Kern, Max (August 4, 2008). "Toni Allemann: Der Held von Berlin ist tot". Blick (in German). Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  22. ^ Bowman, Mark (August 4, 2008). "Baseball mourns loss of Skip Caray". Major League Baseball. Archived from the original on August 7, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  23. ^ Weil, Martin (August 7, 2008). "Erik Darling, 74; Singer-Songwriter and Folk Musician". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  24. ^ "The Real Dean". Roger Dean. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  25. ^ Whiteman, Kaye (August 25, 2008). "Babatunde Jose". The Guardian. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  26. ^ Plait, Phil (August 4, 2008). "Jeff Medkeff (Blue Collar Scientist) has died". Discover. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  27. ^ Martin, Douglas (August 6, 2008). "Robert Montgomery, 78, a Big-Case Lawyer, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  28. ^ "Aurelius Piper, chief of Connecticut tribe". The Boston Globe. August 6, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  29. ^ Smith, J. Y. (August 4, 2008). "Nobel Winner Chronicled Tyranny of Soviet Union". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  30. ^ "'Exodus' hitmaker dies at 83". CNN. August 5, 2008. Archived from the original on September 10, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  31. ^ "Alberto Achacaz Walakial; one of the last Kaweskars; 79". The San Diego Union-Tribune. August 8, 2008. Archived from the original on September 13, 2008. Retrieved August 17, 2008.
  32. ^ "Sally Insul dies at 92". Variety. August 7, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  33. ^ "Rider dies in Brands Hatch crash". BBC News. August 4, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  34. ^ Weber, Bruce (August 7, 2008). "Peter Kass, 85, Bold Teacher of Acting, Is Dead". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  35. ^ Loo, Egan (August 5, 2008). "Aria, Utawarerumono Singer/Songwriter Eri Kawai Dies". Anime News Network. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  36. ^ "Victor McCaffery". ESPN CricInfo. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  37. ^ "Howard Hughes Aide Robert Maheu Dies". Las Vegas Review-Journal. August 5, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  38. ^ Taitte, Lawson (August 7, 2008). "Dallas Opera co-founder Nicola Rescigno dies at 92". The Dallas Morning News. Archived from the original on August 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  39. ^ "Ex-Club Brugge kapitein Johnny Thio overleden". Het Nieuwsblad (in Dutch). Belga. August 4, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  40. ^ Jewett, Dale (August 4, 2008). "Racer, wheel-maker Greg Weld dies". Autoweek. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  41. ^ "Jaroslav Alexa". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  42. ^ Wilhelm, Mario (August 2008). "Er war Oberinspektor Pfeiffer". Tatort-Fundus (in German). Archived from the original on September 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  43. ^ Klein, Michael (August 6, 2008). "Robert Hazard, Philly rocker, dies at 59". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Archived from the original on August 7, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  44. ^ Evanier, Mark (August 6, 2008). "Jack Kamen, R.I.P." News From Me. Archived from the original on September 20, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  45. ^ "Country great Reg Lindsay dies". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. August 5, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  46. ^ "Former UK star dies at 78". Lexington Herald-Leader. August 6, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  47. ^ "Texas executes Mexican murderer". BBC News. August 6, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  48. ^ "Longtime animator Gary Mooney, 78, dies of cancer". The Big Cartoon Forum. August 8, 2008. Archived from the original on January 2, 2013. Retrieved September 4, 2008.
  49. ^ "Former N.W.T. commissioner Norris dies". CBC News. August 6, 2008. Archived from the original on September 15, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  50. ^ ""Raumpatrouille Orion"-Schauspielerin Eva Pflug ist tot". Focus Online (in German). August 6, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  51. ^ "Óbito: Morreu Bispo Emérito de Aveiro D. Manuel de Almeida Trindade". Visão (in Portuguese). August 6, 2008. Archived from the original on September 14, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  52. ^ Pearce, Jeremy (August 17, 2008). "Robert N. Beck, 80, Leader in Advancing Scanning for Medical Diagnoses, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  53. ^ Boustany, Nora (August 26, 2008). "John K. Cooley, Noted Correspondent". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  54. ^ "Montenegro lost its beloved Princess Consort and a great friend, Her Royal Highness Princess France of Montenegro". The Njegoskij Fund Network. August 6, 2008. Archived from the original on September 15, 2008. Retrieved September 7, 2008.
  55. ^ "Eugene B. "Gene" Galusha". Times Union. August 10, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018 – via Legacy.com.
  56. ^ Weber, Bruce (August 8, 2008). "Simon Gray, Playwright, Dies at 71; Aimed Wit at Intellectuals, and Himself". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  57. ^ "Roy Howard". ESPN CricInfo. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  58. ^ "Baseball scout, author Karl Kuehl dies at 70". USA Today. August 6, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  59. ^ Woo, Elaine (August 8, 2008). "Anthony J. Russo, 71; Rand staffer helped leak Pentagon Papers". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on August 15, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  60. ^ "TV director Jud Taylor dies at 76". Variety. August 6, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  61. ^ "Former Rider captain Reg Whitehouse dead at 75". Regina Leader-Post. August 13, 2008. Archived from the original on November 5, 2012. Retrieved October 26, 2018 – via Canada.com.
  62. ^ Cieply, Michael (August 8, 2008). "Bernie Brillstein, Film Producer, Dies at 77". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  63. ^ "Chilean anti-Pinochet crusader Juan Bustos dies". Reuters. August 7, 2017. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  64. ^ Cohanim, Ehud (August 7, 2008). "Basketball coach Ralph Klein dies at 77". Ynetnews. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  65. ^ Sylvers, Eric (August 7, 2008). "Andrea Pininfarina, Chief of Car Designer, Dies at 51". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  66. ^ "2008 Hockey Deaths". Society for International Hockey Research. Archived from the original on February 12, 2009. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  67. ^ Tanton, Tim (August 11, 2008). "Bishop Ralph Dodge, who led church in Zimbabwe, dead at 101". The United Methodist Church. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  68. ^ "Antonio Gava". Famous Dead Database. Archived from the original on August 13, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  69. ^ "Former U.S. Open winner Moody dies at 74". PGA Tour. August 8, 2008. Archived from the original on September 9, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  70. ^ Kisselgoff, Anna (August 13, 2008). "Eleo Pomare, Dancer and Rebel, Dies at 70". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  71. ^ "Henk Starreveld". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  72. ^ "Former police chief Bailey dies". BBC News. August 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  73. ^ Hubbard, Alan (August 10, 2008). "Peter Coe, coach and father of Sebastian, dies at 88". The Independent. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  74. ^ McGee, Harry (August 11, 2008). "Former attorney general dies, aged 87". The Irish Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  75. ^ "Former NZ cricketer Bob Cunis dies suddenly". The New Zealand Herald. August 9, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  76. ^ Clark, Peter (August 11, 2008). "Mahmoud Darwish". The Guardian. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  77. ^ "Lord Elliott". The Daily Telegraph. August 26, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  78. ^ Tong, Graham (August 11, 2008). "Port Vale: Tributes to hero who 'made team tick'". The Sentinel. Archived from the original on September 2, 2014.
  79. ^ Holley, Joe (August 17, 2008). "Jack Landau; Founded Reporter Group". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  80. ^ "Bernie Mac, Comic From TV and Film, Is Dead at 50". The New York Times. August 9, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  81. ^ "Pépé Morand nous a quitté le 9 août" (PDF). EMHM Infos (in French). l'École militaire de haute montagne (41): 4. September 2008. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 20, 2011. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  82. ^ Hawthorn legend toyed with the best
  83. ^ "Careful diplomat brokered regional co-operation". The Sydney Morning Herald. August 15, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  84. ^ "Russian major saving journalists' lives in Tskhinvali honored by the title of 'Russia's hero'". Azerbaijan Press Agency. August 15, 2008. Archived from the original on September 30, 2011. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  85. ^ "Motor sector 'Iron Lady' Wu passes on at age 95". Taipei Times. August 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  86. ^ O'Hara, Victoria (August 14, 2008). "Ex-Lord Mayor Sir William Christie dies at 95". Belfast Telegraph. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  87. ^ Austin, Jillian (August 12, 2008). "Former Brandon MP dies". Winnipeg Free Press. Archived from the original on August 28, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  88. ^ "John Esmonde: Comedy scriptwriter who worked with Bob Larbey". The Times. August 13, 2008. Archived from the original on May 24, 2010. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  89. ^ Sisario, Ben (August 10, 2008). "Isaac Hayes, 65, a Creator of '70s Soul Style, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  90. ^ "Cezmi Kartay yaşamını yitirdi". Hürriyet (in Turkish). August 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  91. ^ Sullivan, Patricia (August 15, 2008). "Gen. William Knowlton; Led West Point". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  92. ^ "Industry vet Howard G. Minsky dies". MovieNet News. August 11, 2008. Archived from the original on August 19, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  93. ^ "Actor Terence Rigby dies aged 71". BBC News. August 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  94. ^ Weber, Bruce (August 12, 2008). "Alexander Slobodyanik, Pianist, Is Dead at 65". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  95. ^ "Tschechisches Eishockey-Idol Tikal gestorben". Handelsblatt (in German). August 10, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  96. ^ "The Rt Rev David Young". The Daily Telegraph. August 15, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  97. ^ Hedlund, Anna (August 11, 2008). "Agneta Bolme Börjefors död". Göteborgs-Posten (in Swedish). Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  98. ^ Bernstein, Adam (August 15, 2008). "Henry Brown; Sire of Money Market Fund Investment". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  99. ^ "John S. Bull, former NASA astronaut, dies". collectSPACE. August 14, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  100. ^ "Sir Bill Cotton: BBC TV managing director and BBC1 controller". The Times. August 12, 2008. Archived from the original on May 24, 2010. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  101. ^ Weber, Bruce (August 20, 2008). "George Deem, an Artist Who Was Inspired by Master Painters, Dies at 75". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  102. ^ Simonson, Robert (August 12, 2008). "George Furth, Librettist for Company, Dies at 75". Playbill. Archived from the original on September 12, 2008. Retrieved September 11, 2008.
  103. ^ "Don Helms, Steel Guitarist for Hank Williams, Dies". Country Music Television. August 11, 2008. Archived from the original on August 15, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  104. ^ Drash, Wayne (August 14, 2008). "Buchenwald liberator, American hero dies at 83". CNN. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  105. ^ "Olympics day three as it happened". BBC News. August 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  106. ^ "Günther "Howdy" Schifter ist tot". Kurier (in German). August 11, 2008. Archived from the original on August 14, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  107. ^ "Former Austrian chancellor Sinowatz dies". Earth Times.org. August 11, 2008. Archived from the original on May 20, 2011. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  108. ^ "Darren Taylor, 42, Gang Member Turned Peace Activist, Is Dead". The New York Times. August 13, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  109. ^ Songalia, Ryan (August 12, 2008). "Title Challenger, Olympian Rhoshii Wells Dead at 31". BoxingScene.com. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  110. ^ "Pop star Christie Allen dies". News.com.au. August 13, 2008. Archived from the original on September 1, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  111. ^ "Michael Baxandall". The Daily Telegraph. August 17, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  112. ^ Pelletier, Joe (July 26, 2015). "Bad News Bilodeau". Greatest Hockey Legends. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  113. ^ "Former state politician Mick Clough dies". The Sydney Morning Herald. August 13, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  114. ^ Smith, Ben (August 13, 2008). "Dottie Collins dies at 84". The Journal Gazette. Archived from the original on August 14, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  115. ^ Schweitzer, Vivien (August 15, 2008). "Donald Erb, Composer of Early Electronic Music, Dies at 81". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  116. ^ "George Gick Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  117. ^ Weber, Bruce (August 15, 2008). "L. Rust Hills, Fiction Editor at Esquire, Dies at 83". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  118. ^ Martin, Douglas (August 15, 2008). "C. Lester Hogan, Physicist Who Fought Motorola, Dies at 88". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  119. ^ "Vilma Jamnická". Osobnosti (in Slovak). Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  120. ^ Kéchichian, Patrick (August 16, 2008). "Disparitions: Francis Lacassin". Le Monde (in French). Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  121. ^ Patricia W. Malone Obituary
  122. ^ Sokol, David (September 30, 2008). "Aditya Prakash, 85, a Prominent Indian Architect, Dies". Architectural Record. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  123. ^ "Herman Schneidman". Quincy Herald-Whig. August 14, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018 – via Legacy.com.
  124. ^ "Russian bomb killed Dutch cameraman in Georgia". Radio Netherlands. August 15, 2008. Archived from the original on September 11, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  125. ^ McLellan, Dennis (August 15, 2008). "TV host was behind 'Red Light, Green Light' game". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  126. ^ "Sandy Allen, world's tallest woman, dies in Shelbyville". The Indianapolis Star. August 13, 2008. Archived from the original on August 21, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  127. ^ Baez, John (August 22, 2008). "Henri Cartan, July 8, 1904 - August 13, 2008". The n-Category Café. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  128. ^ "Arkansas Democratic chairman killed in shooting". CNN. August 13, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  129. ^ "MP MacDougall dies after illness". BBC News. August 13, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  130. ^ Kernes, Mark (September 29, 2008). "AVN Hall of Fame Performer Missy Reported Dead". AVN. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  131. ^ McGee, Harry (August 15, 2008). "Cowen leads tributes to Nollaig Ó Gadhra". The Irish Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  132. ^ "Former Wallaby Prosser dies". ESPN. August 14, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  133. ^ English, Steven (August 13, 2008). "Former Renault man Toso dies". Autosport. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  134. ^ Ensslin, John C. (August 13, 2008). "Oldest working CEO Jack Weil dies at 107". Rocky Mountain News. Archived from the original on August 15, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  135. ^ Fox, Margalit (September 10, 2008). "Stuart Cary Welch, Scholar and Collector of Islamic and Indian Art, Dies at 80". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  136. ^ "Seiji Aochi". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  137. ^ "Former La. Senate President Bares dies at 71". KATC (TV). August 2008. Archived from the original on September 15, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  138. ^ "Former KCC leader Sandy Bruce-Lockhart dies". Kent News. August 14, 2008. Archived from the original on September 8, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  139. ^ Pearce, Jeremy (August 22, 2008). "Ralph D. Feigin, 70, Children's Diseases Book Editor, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  140. ^ "Luigi Grossi". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  141. ^ "Brain haemorrhage killed fashion designer". DutchNews.nl. August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  142. ^ "Carlton John". ESPN CricInfo. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  143. ^ "Décès de Mgr Marius Maziers". l'Eglise catholique en France. August 14, 2008. Archived from the original on August 26, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  144. ^ "'Texas 7' Fugitive Who Dropped Appeals Executed". Fox News Channel. August 14, 2008. Archived from the original on August 21, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  145. ^ Leigh, Spencer (August 15, 2008). "Lita Roza: Sultry interpreter of romantic ballads". The Independent. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  146. ^ "Kamehameha grad grew isle ties: Robert Worthington, 1936-2008". Honolulu Star-Bulletin. 13 (235). August 22, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  147. ^ Brady, Matt (August 15, 2008). "Artist Carlos Meglia Passes Away". Newsarama.com. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  148. ^ Lhotka, William C. (August 16, 2008). "Former NFL owner James Busch Orthwein dies". St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Archived from the original on August 26, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  149. ^ "Last female WWI veteran dies aged 109". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. August 30, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  150. ^ "Colon Cancer Claims Veteran Journalist Leroy Sievers". ABC News. August 16, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  151. ^ "Boxing legend Vic Toweel dies". The Times. August 15, 2008. Archived from the original on September 12, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  152. ^ Weber, Bruce (August 16, 2008). "Jerry Wexler, a Behind-the-Scenes Force in Black Music, Is Dead at 91". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  153. ^ "Darrin Winston, former Phillies hurler, dies at 42". Philadelphia Daily News. August 17, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  154. ^ Pearce, Jeremy (August 23, 2008). "Hugh R. Butt, 98, Doctor Whose Studies Helped With Blood Problems, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  155. ^ Bernstein, Adam (August 18, 2008). "Dorival Caymmi, 94; Noted Brazilian Composer, Singer". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  156. ^ "Roberta Collins". Google Groups. September 14, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  157. ^ "Mgr Michel Coppenrath". Paroisse de la Cathédrale de Papeete. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  158. ^ "Dubliners musician Ronnie Drew dies". The Kerryman. August 16, 2008. Archived from the original on August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  159. ^ "Natural Farming Pioneer Fukuoka Masanobu Dies, 95 Years Old". TreeHugger. August 18, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  160. ^ "Gymnastics medallist Elena Leusteanu dies". The News International. August 19, 2008. Archived from the original on August 8, 2014. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  161. ^ "Creator of Colombian theater festival dies". New York Daily News. August 18, 2008. Archived from the original on August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  162. ^ "Johnny Moore, 70, Ska Trumpeter, Is Dead". The New York Times. August 20, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  163. ^ "Austrian skier Rainer dies after paragliding fall". ESPN. Archived from the original on September 25, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  164. ^ Heinla, Eve (August 22, 2008). "Helge kannatas aastaid poja terrori all..." Õhtuleht (in Estonian). Archived from the original on February 13, 2013. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  165. ^ "Mrs Marie Claire Fisher (1931-2008)". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  166. ^ Nelson, Valerie J. (August 26, 2008). "Co-wrote 100 Things to Do Before You Die". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  167. ^ "Confederate widow, 93, dies in Arkansas". The Washington Times. August 18, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  168. ^ Adeney, Martin (September 17, 2008). "Obituary: Sir Edwin Nixon". The Guardian. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  169. ^ Williams, Janette (August 20, 2008). "Caltech professor, mentor Saffman dies". Pasadena Star-News. Archived from the original on September 12, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  170. ^ "Soccer-Roma president Franco Sensi dies". Reuters. August 18, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  171. ^ Grimes, William (August 29, 2008). "Jeannette Eyerly, Writer for Teenage Girls, Dies at 100". The New York Times. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  172. ^ Hoberman, J. (August 12, 2008). "Manny Farber 1917-2008". The Village Voice. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  173. ^ Wincze, Alicia (August 19, 2008). "Filly captured Derby, hearts". Lexington Herald-Leader. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  174. ^ ""Spinners" Singer Pervis Jackson Dead at 70". WXYZ-TV. August 18, 2008. Archived from the original on September 9, 2008. Retrieved September 1, 2008.
  175. ^ Gray, Kathy (August 21, 2008). "Gorilla lost fetus before dying". The Columbus Dispatch. Archived from the original on May 23, 2011. Retrieved September 28, 2008.
  176. ^ Curtis, Jake (August 23, 2008). "Ex-Gator starred for Eagles". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  177. ^ "Leo Abse". The Daily Telegraph. August 20, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  178. ^ "Actor Julius Carry Dies". Contactmusic.com. August 20, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  179. ^ Mandel, Roi (August 19, 2008). "Former MI chief Binyamin Gibli dies". Ynetnews. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  180. ^ "Former BBC sports presenter dies". BBC News. August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  181. ^ "Умер Альгимантас Масюлис". Gazeta.ru (in Russian). August 20, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  182. ^ "'Oldest man' passes away in India". BBC News. August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  183. ^ "Saxophonist LeRoi Moore dies". United Press International. August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  184. ^ "Senior Russian spy Mikhail Mukasei dies aged 101". The Daily Telegraph. August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  185. ^ "Zambia's president dies in France". BBC News. August 19, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  186. ^ "Diane Webber (I) (1932–2008)". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  187. ^ "Na Jarunu se utopio Mario Bertok". Jutarnji list (in Croatian). August 21, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  188. ^ Gore, Kevin. "Legendary SFA Coach Brown Dies at Age 90". TheDeadballEra.com. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  189. ^ "Ex-Economics Minister Chao Yao-tung dies at 93". The China Post. August 21, 2008. Archived from the original on July 28, 2009. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  190. ^ Bonner, Jessie L. (August 20, 2008). "Medal of Honor veteran dies in Idaho". The Seattle Times. Archived from the original on April 16, 2009. Retrieved March 19, 2009.
  191. ^ "Phil Guy, Buddy's brother, dead at 68". ABC 7 Chicago. August 21, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  192. ^ "Larry Hennessy". RealGM. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  193. ^ "Mao's successor Hua Guofeng dies". BBC News. August 20, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  194. ^ "Fount of knowledge on mothercraft". The Sydney Morning Herald. August 26, 2008. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  195. ^ "Edward Jaworski". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  196. ^ "Richard R. Jones". Wyoming News. Archived from the original on February 9, 2013. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
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