Famous Deaths for 14th August 2022

1204 – Minamoto no Yoriie, Japanese shogun, dies at 21
1573 – Saitō Tatsuoki, Japanese warlord (b. 1548)
1754 – Maria Anna of Austria, Archduchess of Austria and Queen consort of Portugal, dies at 70
1852 – Margaret Taylor, wife of Zachary Taylor and 1st lady of the United States (1849-50), dies at 63
1941 – Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Polish martyr (b. 1894)
1965 – Jan van Nijlen, Flemish poet and author (Walk at Dawn), dies at 80
1984 – Peter Wishart, English composer, dies at 63
1996 – Uzo Egonu, painter/print maker, dies at 64
2000 – Alain Fournier, French-born computer graphics researcher (b. 1943)
2010 – Terje Stigen, Norwegian author (Det siste paradiset), dies at 88

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