Famous People Who Died Today

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Georges Brassens(1921-1981)

Singer [ French ]

Charles Alexandre de Calonne(1734-1802)

Statesman [ French ]

Margaret Floy Washburn(1871-1939)

Psychologist [ American ]

Gustaf V of Sweden(1858-1950)

King [ Swedish ]

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Arne Tiselius(1902-1971)

Biochemist [ Swedish ]

Louis B. Mayer(1884-1957)

Film Producer [ Belarusian ]

Jean Le Rond d'Alembert(1717-1783)

Mathematician [ French ]

Jim Beckwourth(1798-1866)

Explorer [ American ]

Woody Herman(1913-1987)

Musician [ American ]

Conradin(1252-1268)

King of Jerusalem [ German ]

Franco Corelli(1921-2003)

Tenor Singer [ Italian ]

Vaughn Meader(1936-2004)

Comedian [ American ]

Nigel Kneale(1922-2006)

Screenwriter [ British ]

Kenneth MacMillan(1929-1992)

Ballet Dancer [ British ]

Pearl Primus(1919-1994)

Dancer [ American ]

Shlomo Goren(1917-1994)

Rabbi [ Polish ]

Joyce Hall(1891-1982)

Businessman [ American ]

Wesley Clair Mitchell(1874-1948)

Economist [ American ]

Paul Painlevé(1863-1933)

Mathematician [ French ]

Thomas Rainsborough(1610-1648)

Soldier [ British ]

Hal Clement(1922-2003)

Writer [ American ]

Julien Duvivier(1896-1967)

Film Director [ French ]

William Harnett(1848-1892)

Painter [ American ]

Albert Calmette(1863-1933)

Physician [ French ]

George Luks(1867-1933)

Artist [ American ]

Ramiro de Maeztu(1875-1936)

Essayist [ Spanish ]

James Shirley(1596-1666)

Dramatist [ British ]

George Morland(1763-1804)

Painter [ British ]

Anthony J. Celebrezze(1910-1998)

Politician [ Italian ]

James Hannington(1847-1885)

Missionary [ British ]

Mario Scelba(1901-1991)

Politician [ Italian ]

Ezra Stoller(1915-2004)

Architectural Photographer [ American ]

George Borg Olivier(1911-1980)

Prime minister of Malta [ Maltese ]

Gerald Arpino(1923-2008)

Dancer [ American ]

Johan Gunnar Andersson(1874-1960)

Archaeologist [ Swedish ]

Andreas Hammerschmidt(1611-1675)

Composer [ Czech ]

Gresham Sykes(1922-2010)

Sociologist [ American ]

Robert Grant Aitken(1864-1951)

Astronomer [ American ]

Masahiro Makino(1908-1993)

Film Director [ Japanese ]

Bei Shizhang(1903-2009)

Politician [ Chinese ]

Dirck Volckertszoon Coornhert(1522-1590)

Writer [ Dutch ]

Christian d'Oriola(1928-2007)

Olympic athlete [ French ]

Jean-Baptiste Bouillaud(1796-1881)

Physician [ French ]

Johnny Coulon(1889-1973)

American boxer [ Canadian ]

Ishida Baigan(1685-1744)

Philosopher [ Japanese ]

Jaafar Al-Askari(1885-1936)

Statesman [ Iraqi ]

Edmund Calamy the Elder(1600-1666)

Presbyterian [ British ]

Grigory Chukhray(1921-2001)

Film director [ Russian ]

William Wharton(1925-2008)

Author [ American ]

Axel Axgil(1915-2011)

Gay rights activist [ Danish ]

Aleksey Koltsov(1809-1842)

Poet [ Russian ]

John Leech(1817-1864)

Illustrator [ British ]

Claude François de Malet(1754-1812)

General [ French ]

Charles Pinckney(1757-1824)

Statesman [ American ]

Harry M. Weese(1915-1998)

Architect [ American ]

Otto Wallburg(1889-1944)

Actor [ German ]

Volker von Collande(1913-1990)

Actor [ German ]

Robert Dorsay(1904-1943)

Film actor [ German ]