Famous Deaths In December - 09
Thursday, 09 July 2020
1935 Death of Walter Liggett, American crusading newspaper editor and muckraker (b. 1886) on December - 09.
1937 On December - 09 death of nils Gustaf DalĂ©n, Swedish physicist, Nobel laureate (b. 1869)
1940 On December - 09 maletti, Italian general, dies in battle
1941 On this day in history leonard "Leo" Polak, Dutch philosopher, dies in Sachsenhausen at 61
1944 Laird Cregar, actor (Charley's Aunt, Hangover Square), dies at 28 on December - 09.
1948 On December - 09 sir Timothy O'Brien, cricketer (Bart 5 Tests England 1884-96), dies
1955 Death of Hermann Weyl, German mathematician (b. 1885) on this day in history.
1956 On this day in history hans Barth, composer, dies at 59
1957 Carswell Adams, sportscaster (Your Sports Special), dies on December - 09.
1959 Walter Compton, news anchor (DuMont Evening News), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1964 On December - 09 edith L Sitwell, English poet/author (Wheels), dies at 77
1965 Death of Branch Rickey, American baseball executive (b. 1884) on this day in history.
1966 On December - 09 yury Alexandrovich Shaporin, composer, dies at 79
1967 Death of Charles LĂ©on Hammes, Luxembourgian lawyer and President of the European Court of Justice (b. 1898) on December - 09.
1970 Artem Mikoyan, Russian aircraft designer (MIG), dies at 65 on December - 09.
1971 Ralph J Bunche, UN delegate/Nobel Prize winner, dies at 67 in NYC on December - 09.
1972 Death of Louella Parsons, American gossip columnist (b. 1881) on this day in history.
1974 George Carew, cricketer (4 Tests for WI between 1935 & 1949), dies on this day in history.
1975 William A Wellman, US director (Ox Bow Incident), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1976 Nino Martini, actor (Here's to Romance), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history clarice Lispector, writer, dies
1979 On this day in history fulton J Sheen, archbishop/religious broadcaster, dies in NYC at 84
1981 On December - 09 tonny Til, rocker, dies at 56
1982 Fritz Usinger, German writer (Song against Death), dies at 87 on this day in history.
1983 On December - 09 david Rounds, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill), dies at 53
1984 On this day in history death of razzle, English drummer (Hanoi Rocks) (b. 1960)
1990 Mike Mazurski, wrestler/actor (Centerfold Girls), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1992 On December - 09 carl Barger, baseball pres (Pitts Pirates, Fla Marlins), dies at 62
1993 On December - 09 danny Blanchflower, North Ireland soccer/union coach, dies at 67
1994 Garnet Silk, Jamaican raggae-singer, dies at 28 on December - 09.
1995 Benny Lee, entertainer, dies at 84 on December - 09.
1996 Alain Emile Louis Marie Poher, politician, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1997 On December - 09 tamara Geva, dancer, dies at 91
1998 Death of Shaughnessy Cohen, Canadian politician (b. 1948) on December - 09.