Famous Deaths In March - 20
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1968 On this day in history carl T Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'Arc), dies
1969 Death of Henri Longchambon, French politician (b. 1896) on March - 20.
1970 On this day in history death of manolis Chiotis, Greek bouzouki virtuoso and song writer (b. 1920)
1972 On this day in history aad de Haas, Dutch religious painter/graphic artist, dies at 51
1974 On March - 20 chet Huntley, newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report), dies at 62
1976 Michael Goodliffe, actor (Gorgon, 7th Dawn, Way Out), dies at 61 on March - 20.
1982 On March - 20 hendrik L van Beek, Dutch vice-admiral, dies at 52
1983 On this day in history death of ivan Matveyevich Vinogradov, Russian mathematician (b. 1891)
1987 Norman Harris, guitarist (O'Jays), dies at 39 of heart failure on this day in history.
1988 Gil Evans, Canadian/US jazz composer (Out of the Cool), dies at 75 on March - 20.
1990 Jannetje Visser-Roosendaal, Dutch writer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1991 On March - 20 death of conor Clapton, Eric Clapton's son, falls out of 53rd floor window at 5
1992 Avonne Taylor, actress (My Best Girl, Honor Among Lovers), dies at 93 on this day in history.
1993 Claudia Yeltsin, mother of Russian president Yeltsin, dies at 85 on March - 20.
1994 On this day in history death of lewis Grizzard, American humorist (b. 1946)
1995 On March - 20 merv Harvey, cricketer (scored 12 & 31 in Test Aus v Eng 46-47), dies
1996 Alan Ridout, composer, dies at 61 on March - 20.
1997 Carlo Fassi, figure skating coach (Fleming, Hamill), dies at 67 on March - 20.
1998 Death of George Howard, American jazz saxophone musician on this day in history.
2000 Death of Gene Eugene, Canadian actor and singer (b. 1961) on March - 20.
2001 On March - 20 death of luis Alvarado, Puerto Rican baseball player (b. 1949)
2003 On this day in history death of sailor Art Thomas, American professional wrestler (b. 1924)
2004 Death of Queen Juliana of the Netherlands (b. 1909) on this day in history.
2005 Death of Armand Lohikoski, Finnish film director (b. 1912) on March - 20.
2007 On this day in history death of gilbert E. Patterson, presiding bishop of COGIC (b. 1939)
2008 Death of Eric Ashton, English rugby league footballer (b. 1935) on March - 20.
2009 Death of Mel Brown, American/Canadian Blues Guitarist (b. 1939) on March - 20.
2010 On March - 20 death of liz Carpenter, American feminist writer (b. 1920)
2017 On March - 20 death of david Rockefeller, American banker and philanthropist
2018 On this day in history death of katie Boyle, Italian-English actress
2018 On March - 20 death of peter George Peterson, American banker
2018 On this day in history death of william Smith, American Olympic wrestler
2019 On March - 20 death of donald Kalpokas, 2nd Prime Minister of Vanuatu
2019 On March - 20 death of mary Warnock, British philosopher