Famous Deaths In July - 23
Friday, 14 August 2020
1927 On July - 23 saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, dies at 74
1930 Glenn Hammond Curtiss, aviation pioneer/airplane builder, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1932 Death of Tenby Davies, Welsh half-mile world champion runner (b. 1884) on July - 23.
1933 On July - 23 max Schillings, German composer/conductor (Mona Lisa), dies at 65
1942 On this day in history andrew Ducat, cricketer (England 1921), dies whilst batting at 56
1943 On this day in history emanuel Querido, publisher (Sobibor), dies
1944 Death of Bernard M Cohen, attorney, killed at Belsen concentration camp on July - 23.
1946 On July - 23 james Maxton, politician, dies
1948 On this day in history d[avid] W[ark] Griffith, US director/producer, dies
1951 On this day in history henri Philippe PĂ©tain, French marshal (Verdun/Vichy regime), dies
1955 On July - 23 betsy van Es, Flemish actress (Un soir de joie), dies at 55
1957 On this day in history g Tomasi di Lampedusa, writer, dies at 61
1961 On July - 23 esther Dale, actress (Birdie-Ma & Pa Kettle), dies after surgery at 75
1964 Jan PML de Vries, Dutch germanist/folklorist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1966 On July - 23 donald Novis, singer/actor (Pajama Game), dies at 60
1968 On July - 23 death of don Lillis, NFL president (NY Jets)
1969 Deli Floyd, writer, dies on this day in history.
1971 Van Heflin, actor (Great Adventure), dies at 60 on July - 23.
1973 On July - 23 eddie Rickenbacker, WW I fighter pilot, dies at 82
1974 Mary Forbes, actress (Nun-Les Miserables, Ivy), dies at 90 on July - 23.
1976 Wilhelmina Von Bremen, 4X100 relay sprinter (Oly-gold-32), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1977 On July - 23 renĂ© de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven), dies at 79
1979 Keith Godchaux, rocker (Grateful Dead), dies in a car accident at 31 on July - 23.
1980 Death of Sarto Fournier, Mayor of Montreal (b. 1908) on July - 23.
1982 Death of Vic Morrow, actor (Cimmaron), killed during "Twilight Zone" at 53 on this day in history.
1983 Georges Auric, French composer (It Always Rains on Sunday), dies at 84 on July - 23.
1984 Lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77 on this day in history.
1985 On this day in history kay Kyser, bandleader (Kay Kyser's Kollege), dies at 79
1986 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1988 Jahangir Khan, cricketer (4 Tests for India 1932-36), dies on this day in history.
1989 Death of Donald Barthelme, American author (b. 1931) on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
1992 On this day in history arletty, French actress (Hotel, Longest Day), dies at 94
1993 Death of James Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC on this day in history.