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Famous Deaths In 1979

Monday, 22 December 2014

Jan 03 On this day in history conrad Hilton, US founder (Hilton Hotels), dies at 91

Jan 04 On this day in history charles Mingus, jazz bassist, dies of heart attack

Jan 05 On this day in history charles Mingus, US jazz bassist/composer/orchestra leader, dies at 56

Jan 07 In the year 1979 zbigniew Turski, composer, dies at 70

Jan 09 Avery Claflin, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.

Jan 11 In the year 1979 jack Soo, actor (Nick Yemana-Barney Miller, Green Berets), dies at 63

Jan 13 In the year 1979 death of donny Hathaway, Chicago Ill, rocker (Ghetto), commits suicide at 33

Jan 14 Thomas DeSimone, gangster associate of the Lucchese crime family (b. 1950) died on this day in history.

Jan 16 On this day in history fred Elizalde, composer, dies at 71

Jan 18 On this day in history cyril Mockridge, composer, dies at 82

Jan 19 In the year 1979 paul Meurisse, actor (Diabolique, Truth, Suspects, Monocle), dies

Jan 20 Gustav Winckler, Danish singer (b. 1925) died on this day in history.

Jan 22 Ali Hassan Salameh, [Abu Hassan], killed by car bomb; believed to have helped mastermind massacre of 1972 Munich Olympics athletes died in the year 1979.

Jan 24 Jerry Damon, comedian (That Was The Week That Was), dies at 51 on this day in history.

Jan 25 On this day in history j Robertson Hare, actor (Fighting Stock), dies at 87

Jan 26 In the year 1979 nelson Rockefeller, former VP & (4X Gov-R-NY), dies at 70

Jan 27 In the year 1979 death of qalander Ba Ba Auliya, Sufi master (b. 1898)

Jan 28 In the year 1979 death of eileen Shanahan, Irish Poet (b. 1901)

Feb 01 In the year 1979 mort Marshall, actor (Cully-Dumplings), dies at 60

Feb 02 Jim Burke, cricketer (Australian opener), commits suicide died on this day in history.

Feb 03 In the year 1979 jody Gilbert, actress (Willard, Shaggy, Blonde Dynamite), dies

Feb 05 Eddie Paynter, cricketer (20 Tests for England, avg 59.23), dies in the year 1979.

Feb 06 Alain Teister, Dutch sculptor/writer, dies at 47 in the year 1979.

Feb 07 Josef Mengele, concentration camp doctor, drowns died in the year 1979.

Feb 08 On this day in history nikolay Semyonovich Tikhonov, Russian poet, dies at 82

Feb 09 C I J Smith, cricket all-rounder (5 Tests for England 1935-37), dies on this day in history.

Feb 12 Jean Renoir, French writer/director (Human Beast), dies at 84 in the year 1979.

Feb 13 On this day in history jean Renoir, actor/director (Rules of the Game), dies at 84

Feb 14 Adolph Dubs, US ambassador to Afghanistan, murdered died on this day in history.

Feb 15 On this day in history alex Bradford, actor/composer (Your Arms too Short...), dies at 51

Feb 16 In the year 1979 louise Allbritton, actress (Celia-Stage Door), dies at 58

Feb 17 In the year 1979 william Gargan, actor (Rain, Bells of St Mary), dies at 73

Feb 21 In the year 1979 glendon Gibbs, cricketer (Test Cricket WI v Australia 1955), dies

Feb 23 W.A.C. Bennett, Canadian politician (b. 1900) died on this day in history.

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Famous Birthdays In 1979

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Apr 02 On this day in history birth of jesse Carmichael, American musician (Maroon 5)

Apr 21 On this day in history birth of james McAvoy, Scottish actor

Apr 28 On this day in history birth of bahram Radan, Iranian actor

Apr 30 In the year 1979 birth of gerardo Torrado, Mexican footballer

May 07 Katie Douglas, American basketball player was born in the year 1979.

May 19 On this day in history birth of barbara Nedeljakova, Slovak actress

May 19 In the year 1979 birth of diego Forlán, Uruguayan footballer

May 19 In the year 1979 birth of andrea Pirlo, Italian footballer