Famous Deaths In July - 17
Friday, 26 February 2021
1984 J Delos Jewkes, singer/actor (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 89 on July - 17.
1985 Czeslaw Josef Marek, composer, dies at 93 on July - 17.
1987 On July - 17 death of yujiro Ishihara, Japanese actor (b. 1934)
1988 Death of Bruiser Brody, wrestler, stabbed to death on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history bernard Cowan, TV announcer, dies of kidney disease at 68
1993 Ineke Shutter, choreography (Black Girl Goes to School), dies at 61 on July - 17.
1994 Jean Borotra, [Flying Basque], Fr tennis star (Davis Cup), dies at 95 on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history herbert Hippauf, baseball player, dies at 56
1996 Alan McGilvray, Australian cricketer (NSW 1933-37) and radio commentator (1935-85), dies at 85 on this day in history.
2001 On this day in history death of katharine Graham, American publisher (b. 1917)
2003 Death of David Kelly, Welsh UN weapons inspector (b. 1944) on this day in history.
2004 Death of Pat Roach, British professional wrestler and actor (b. 1937) on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history death of laurel Aitken, Jamaican singer (b. 1927)
2005 Death of Death of Sir Edward Heath, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1916) on July - 17.
2006 On July - 17 death of sam Myers, American musician and songwriter (b. 1936)
2007 Death of Júlio Redecker, Brazilian Politician (b. 1956) on July - 17.
2008 On July - 17 death of larry Haines, American actor (b. 1918)
2009 On July - 17 death of walter Cronkite, American broadcast journalist (b. 1916)
2018 Death of Yvonne Blake, British-Spanish costume designer on July - 17.
2019 On July - 17 death of andrea Camilleri, Italian writer
2020 On July - 17 death of zenon Grocholewski, Polish Roman Catholic cardinal
2020 Death of Zizi Jeanmaire, French ballet dancer on July - 17.
2020 On July - 17 death of john Lewis, American civil rights leader and politician
2020 On this day in history death of silvio Marzolini, Argentine footballer
2020 Death of Ron Tauranac, British-Australian engineer and racing car designer on July - 17.