Deaths in August 2008

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

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  90. ^ "Alexander Slobodyanik, Pianist, Is Dead at 65". The New York Times. 13 August 2008. 
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  123. ^ "UK - Scotland - MP MacDougall dies after illness". BBC. 
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  133. ^ "Brain haemorrhage killed fashion designer - DutchNews.nl". 19 August 2008. 
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  145. ^ "Darrin Winston, former Phillies hurler, dies at 42". Philadelphia Daily News. 
  146. ^ "Hugh R. Butt, 98, Doctor Whose Studies Helped With Blood Problems, Dies". The New York Times. 24 August 2008. 
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  152. ^ "Munawwar Hassan warns of massive protest if polls postponed". The News International. 
  153. ^ "Creator of Colombian theater festival dies". Daily News. New York. 
  154. ^ "Breaking News, World News & Multimedia". The New York Times. 
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  169. ^ "Actor Julius Carry Dies". contactmusic.com. 20 August 2008. 
  170. ^ "Former MI chief Binyamin Gibli dies". Ynetnews. 
  171. ^ "UK - Wales - Former BBC sports presenter dies". BBC. 
  172. ^ "Умер Альгимантас Масюлис". 
  173. ^ "South Asia - 'Oldest man' passes away in India". BBC. 
  174. ^ "Saxophonist LeRoi Moore dies". United Press International. 
  175. ^ "Senior Russian spy Mikhail Mukasei dies aged 101". The Daily Telegraph. 
  176. ^ "Africa - Zambia's president dies in France". BBC. 
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  227. ^ "Longtime manager of Ali dies following surgery". ESPN. 26 August 2008. 
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