Famous Deaths In March - 14
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1944 Pavel Grigor'yevich, composer, dies at 66 on March - 14.
1949 Death of John Callan O'Laughlin, American political and military figure and journalist (b. 1873) on March - 14.
1953 On March - 14 klement Gottwald, premier/president of Czechoslovakia, dies at 56
1954 On March - 14 ludomir Michal Rogowski, composer, dies at 72
1957 On this day in history death of evagoras Pallikarides, Cypriot freedom fighter (b. 1938)
1958 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/critic/composer, dies at 64 on March - 14.
1961 On March - 14 akiba Rubinstein, Polish chess player (opening theorist), dies at 78
1968 Erwin Panofsky, German/US art historian/iconologist, dies on March - 14.
1969 On March - 14 ben Shahn, US painter, dies at 70
1973 Murat B "Chic" Young, US comic strip artist (Blondie), dies at 72 on March - 14.
1975 On this day in history susan Hayward, actress (Young & Willing), dies at 56
1976 Alberta Franklin, silent screen actress, dies at 79 on March - 14.
1977 On this day in history death of fannie Lou Hamer, American civil rights activist (b. 1917)
1980 On March - 14 death of mohammad Hatta, Indonesian politician (b. 1902)
1981 Ken Barrington, cricketer (82 Tests for England, 6806 runs), dies on this day in history.
1982 Kirill Vladimirovich Molchanov, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1983 Maurice Ronet, actor (Circle of Love, Frantic, Sphinx), dies at 55 on this day in history.
1984 Aurelio Peccei, Italian businessman/CEO (Club Rome), dies at 75 on March - 14.
1986 On March - 14 benno Ammann, composer, dies at 81
1989 On March - 14 edward Abbey (environmental author), dies after surgery at 62
1991 Howard Ashman, song writer (Under the Sea), dies of AIDs at 40 on March - 14.
1992 C V Wood Jr, theme park developer (Disneyland), dies of cancer at 71 on this day in history.
1994 On March - 14 death of abdelkader Alloula, Algerian playwright, murdered
1995 On March - 14 gerard Thomas Victory, composer, dies at 73
1996 On March - 14 dewi Lorwerth Ellis Bebb, rugby international/journalist, dies at 57
1997 On this day in history fred Zinnemann (director), dies of heart attack at 89
1999 Death of Kirk Alyn, American actor (b. 1910) on this day in history.
2002 Death of Cherry Wilder, New Zealand-born author (b. 1930) on March - 14.
2003 On this day in history death of jack Goldstein, Canadian-born artist (b. 1945)
2006 On this day in history death of ann Calvello, Roller Derby Queen (b. 1929)
2007 On March - 14 death of lucie Aubrac, French history teacher and member of the French Resistance (b. 1912)
2008 Death of Chiara Lubich, Italian Catholic activist and leader and foundress of the Focolare (b. 1920) on March - 14.
2009 Death of Alain Bashung, French singer, songwriter, comedian and actor. (b. 1947) on March - 14.
2018 Death of Alfred W. Crosby, American ecological historian on March - 14.