Famous People Who Died on July 8
Film Actor, Television Actor, Guitarist, Singer, Television Personality / 1911 - 1998
Roy Rogers was an American actor and singer best known as the “King of the Cowboys” for his heroic roles in musical westerns. His sidekick palomino, Trigger, and dog, Bullet often appeared with him.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Author, Playwright, Poet / 1792 - 1822
Known for his lyrical and long-form verse, Percy Bysshe Shelley is one of the most highly regarded English Romantic poets of the 19th century. His works include The Masque of Anarchy and Queen Mab.
Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor / 1917 - 2012
Actor Ernest Borgnine’s role in the film Marty transformed him from a stereotyped character actor to a leading man, earning him an Academy Award as Best Actor.
Got something to say?blog comments powered by Disqus
- Famous People Who Died on January 8
- Famous People Who Died on February 8
- Famous People Who Died on March 8
- Famous People Who Died on April 8
- Famous People Who Died on May 8
- Famous People Who Died on June 8
- Famous People Who Died on August 8
- Famous People Who Died on September 8
- Famous People Who Died on October 8
- Famous People Who Died on November 8
profile name: Vivien Leigh profile occupation: Film Actress
profile id: 9481527
profile name: Percy Bysshe Shelley profile occupation: Author, Playwright, Poet
profile id: 9542330
profile name: Ernest Borgnine profile occupation: Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor
profile id: 9542070
profile name: Roy Rogers profile occupation: Film Actor, Television Actor, Guitarist, Singer, Television Personality
profile id: 9298615
profile name: Betty Ford profile occupation: U.S. First Lady
profile id: 248613
profile name: Dick Sargent profile occupation: Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.
Your Friends' Connections
Other groups you may
be interested in
Explore our collection of Winter Olympic athletes for more on some of the world's most famous skaters, skiers, hockey players, snowboarders and bobsledders, from stars on the ice Apolo Anton Ohno, Dorothy Hamill and Evan Lysacek, to those known for their skills on the slopes, such as Jonny Moseley, Lindsey Vonn and Picabo Street, to hockey legends like Wayne Gretzky.
5 people in this group
The Beatles were a legendary rock group that formed in Liverpool, England, in 1960, and went on to transform popular music as a creative, highly commercial art form over the next decade. The Beatles were one of the most popular bands of all time, producing songs like "Yesterday, "Hey Jude," "Penny Lane, "With A Little Help From My Friends," "Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)," "Day Tripper" and "Come Together." Learn more about the "Fab Four"—John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr—by exploring our Beatles collection.
4 people in this group
When one lover attacks another in a moment of unbridled emotion—or tries to eliminate their romantic competition—it's traditionally been known as 'a crime of passion.' These days, fits of rage over lost love are often chalked up to 'temporary insanity.' Whatever you call them, crimes committed in the name of love have been part of our cultural history since ancient times. Here are some of the most famous examples of passion-gone-wrong, from those who couldn't bear to part with their true love to those who found themselves on the receiving end of an obsessive romance.
18 people in this group