Famous Deaths In July - 11
Sunday, 16 January 2022
1896 On July - 11 ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81
1898 On July - 11 charles Chanoine, French lt/mass murderer in Senegal, dies
1909 Simon Newcomb, celestial mechanics authority (Stars), dies at 74 on July - 11.
1914 On this day in history julius Rodenberg, [Levy], German writer (Die Deutsche Rundschau), dies
1916 Rik Wouters, Belgian painter/sculptor (Doll Virgin), dies on July - 11.
1921 Gabriel Lippmann, French physicist, dies at 75 on July - 11.
1926 Gertrude M L Bell, British archaeologist (Desert & Sown), dies at 57 on this day in history.
1929 On July - 11 death of billy Mosforth, English footballer (b. 1857)
1936 Death of James Murray, American actor (b. 1901) on July - 11.
1937 On this day in history george Gershwin, composer (American in Paris), dies at 38
1942 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history wolfgang Redlich, German major/pilot, dies in battle
1948 On this day in history gerhard Kittel, German anti-semite theologist, dies
1950 Timotei Popovici, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1958 On this day in history karel Wellens, Flemish painter, dies at 69
1959 On July - 11 c W L Parker, cricketer (3,776 1st-class wickets, 2nd best ever), dies
1964 Maurice Thorez, sec-general French communist party, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1965 Ray Collins, actor (Halls of Ivy, Perry Mason), dies at 75 on July - 11.
1966 On July - 11 delmore Schwartz, US poet/critic (Shenandoah), dies at 52
1967 On July - 11 death of guy Favreau, French Canadian lawyer, politician and judge (b. 1917)
1971 Carleton Young, actor (Court of Last Resorts), dies at 64 on July - 11.
1973 On this day in history alexander Vasilyevich Mosolov, Russian composer (Zavod), dies at 72
1974 Death of Pär Lagerkvist, Swedish writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1891) on this day in history.
1975 Kurt Pinthus, writer, dies at 89 on this day in history.
1979 On July - 11 death of claude Wagner, French Canadian judge and politician (b. 1925)
1980 On July - 11 boleslaw Woytowicz, composer, dies at 80
1983 Death of Ross Macdonald, American-Canadian writer (b. 1915) on July - 11.
1984 Karel Mengelberg, composer, dies at 81 on July - 11.
1987 Thomas F Waddell, founder (Gay Olympics), dies of AIDS at 50 on July - 11.
1989 Laurence Olivier, acting great (Hamlet), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Ciske the Rat, Lifespan), dies at 67
1991 Death of Hitoshi Igarashi, Japanese interpreter (Satanic Verses), murdered on this day in history.
1992 On July - 11 annette Fischer, Danish chairman Amnesty Intl, dies
1993 Deng Yingchao, high ranking communist China official, dies at 88 on this day in history.