Famous Deaths In June - 21
Thursday, 21 September 2023
1957 On this day in history don McBride, actor (Mr Clyde-My Friend Flicka), dies at 68
1964 On this day in history death of andrew Goodman, US civil rights activist, murdered at 20
1965 On June - 21 bernard M Baruch, pres advisor (termed "Cold War"), dies at 94
1968 Ruth St Denis, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses), dies at 91 on this day in history.
1969 Maureen "Little Mo" Connolly, 1st woman grand slam (1953), dies at 34 on June - 21.
1970 Achmed Sukarno, 1st president of Indonesia (1945-67), dies at 68 on June - 21.
1972 On this day in history seth Bingham, composer, dies at 90
1973 Frank Leahy, football coach (Notre Dame), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1975 On June - 21 heinz Lau, composer, dies at 49
1976 On this day in history death of margaret Herrick, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences director (b. 1902)
1979 On June - 21 julian Orchard, actor (Perfect Friday, Bless this House), dies at 49
1981 On this day in history gunnar Ek, composer, dies on 81st birthday
1983 On this day in history anton G J van de Velde, Flemish writer/director (Tijl), dies at 87
1985 On this day in history death of tage Erlander, Prime Minister of Sweden (b. 1901)
1986 Death of Assi Rahbani, Lebanese composer and author (b. 1923) on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history death of madman Muntz, American entrepreneur, businessman, electrical engineer, TV commercial actor (b. 1914)
1988 On this day in history death of robert Lee "Bobby" Dodd, US football coach
1989 Lee Quencey Calhoun, hurdler (Olympic-gold-1956, 60), dies at 56 on June - 21.
1992 On June - 21 li Xiannian, Chinese President (1983-88), dies
1993 On this day in history frank Moro, entertainer, dies
1994 Mark Robert Isfeld, combat Engineer, dies at 31 on June - 21.
1995 Kenneth Henry Lowry Lamb, broadcaster, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history art Prysock, jazz musician, dies at 68
1998 Death of Al Campanis, American baseball executive (b. 1916) on this day in history.
1999 On June - 21 death of kami, Japanese drummer (Malice Mizer) (b. 1973)
2000 Death of Alan Hovhaness, American composer (b. 1911) on June - 21.
2001 On June - 21 death of john Lee Hooker, American musician (b. 1916)
2003 On June - 21 death of roger Neilson, Canadian ice hockey coach (b. 1934)
2004 Death of Leonel Brizola, Brazilian politician (b. 1922) on June - 21.
2005 Death of Jaime Cardinal Sin, Filipino Catholic Archbishop of Manila (b. 1928) on June - 21.
2007 Death of Bob Evans, American restaurateur (b. 1918) on this day in history.
2008 Death of Scott Kalitta, American drag racer (b. 1962) on June - 21.
2018 On this day in history death of charles Krauthammer, American political commentator
2019 Death of Demetris Christofias, 6th President of Cyprus on June - 21.