Famous Deaths In April - 23
Friday, 07 August 2020
1853 Auguste Laurent, chemist, dies on this day in history.
1865 On this day in history james Dearing, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 24
1878 Friedrich Preller, landscape painter, dies on this day in history.
1880 On April - 23 guess Saleh, [Sarief Bastaman], Javanese painter, dies
1885 William Henry Holmes, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1889 Death of Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly, French writer (b. 1808) on this day in history.
1895 Karl Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig, physiologist, dies on April - 23.
1897 Clement Harris, composer, dies at 25 on April - 23.
1905 On April - 23 karel Komzak, composer, dies at 54
1907 Death of Alfred Packer, American Cannibal (b. 1842) on April - 23.
1915 Rupert Chawner Brooke, English poet (Lithuania), dies at 27 on April - 23.
1918 On April - 23 percy Thomson Dean, lt-commander, killed at Zeebrugge, dies
1925 On April - 23 andre Caplet, French composer (Le miroir de Jesus), dies at 45
1926 Joseph Pennell, artist/author, dies on this day in history.
1929 Rudolf W Nilsen, Norwegian poet (Hverdagen), dies at 28 on this day in history.
1936 Death of Teresa de la Parra, Venezuelan writer (b. 1889) on April - 23.
1942 Marcelo Torcuato de Alvear, pres of Argentina (1922-28), dies at 73 on April - 23.
1945 Albrecht Haushofer, writer, dies at 42 on April - 23.
1946 Jesus Castillo, composer, dies at 68 on April - 23.
1951 On this day in history death of charles G. Dawes, Vice President of the United States, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1865)
1952 Elisabeth Schumann, singer, dies on this day in history.
1955 On April - 23 robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-First-Member of parliament, dies at 76
1957 On April - 23 william Orlamond, actor (Flesh & Devil, Words & Music), dies at 89
1960 Cornelis Jan Bakkerr, Dutch/US nuclear physicist, dies on April - 23.
1965 On this day in history josephina J "Fien" de la Mar, Dutch actress (Pygmalion), dies at 67
1969 Krzystzof Komeda, composer, dies at 37 on April - 23.
1970 On this day in history herb Shriner, humorist/TV host (Herb Shriner Show), dies at 51
1971 William Tubman, president of Liberia (1944-71), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1973 On April - 23 otto Eissfeldt, German old testament scholar, dies at 85
1975 Death of Pete Ham, rocker (Badfinger), commits suicide by hanging himself at 27 on this day in history.
1976 James Flavin, actor (Man With a Camera), dies at 69 on April - 23.
1979 On April - 23 death of blair Peach, New Zealand-born anti-fascist (b. 1946)
1980 Jane Froman, US singer (JF's USA Canteen), dies at 72 on April - 23.
1981 Death of Josep Pla, Catalan journalist and writer (b. 1897) on April - 23.