Famous people died in August 1975

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was the ‘Father of the Nation’ of Bangladesh

BangladeshiMarch 17, 1920191 views

Haile Selassie

TafariMakonnen better known as Haile Selassie was the last ruler of Ethiopia

EthiopianJuly 23, 1892122 views

Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley was a reputable jazz alto saxophonist

Dmitry Shostakovich

Dmitry Shostakovich was a Russian composer, best known for his symphonies and string quartets

RussianSeptember 25, 1906141 views

Éamon de Valera

Eamon de Valera was an Irish politician and patriot, one of the leaders of Ireland's struggle for independence from the United Kingdom

AmericanOctober 14, 1882164 views