Famous People Who Died Today

Christian Lous Lange (1869-1938)

Historian, Political scientist, Writer [ Norwegian ]

Ravi Shankar (1920-2012)

Musician, composer [ Indian ]

Bettie Page (1923-2008)

[ American ]

Ivan Cankar (1876-1918)

Writer [ Slovenian ]

Mainza Chona (1930-2001)

Zambian Politician [ Zambian ]

Sam Cooke (1931-1964)

Singer and Songwriter [ American ]

M. S. Subbulakshmi (1916-2004)

Carnatic Musician [ Indian ]

Vincent du Vigneaud (1901-1978)

Biochemist [ American ]

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Lewis Howard Latimer (1848-1928)

Inventor [ American ]

James J. Gibson (1904-1979)

Psychologist, University teacher [ American ]

Charles Hamilton (1914-1996)

Author [ American ]

Ogedei Khan (1186-1241)

King [ Mongolian ]

Justinian II (0669-0711)

Emperor [ Turkish ]

Michael VIII Palaiologos (1223-1282)

Emperor [ Turkish ]

Nikephoros II (0912-0969)

Military officer [ Turkish ]

Galina Vishnevskaya (1926-2012)

Russian opera singer [ Russian ]

Keith Chegwin (1957-2017)

Television Presenter [ British ]

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