Famous Deaths In March - 29
Monday, 25 September 2023
1911 Felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer, dies at 74 on March - 29.
1912 Robert F Scott, British pole explorer (Antarctica), dies on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history fran Gerbic, composer, dies at 76
1924 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish composer/writer, dies at 71 on March - 29.
1930 Anton Bettelheim, writer, dies on this day in history.
1933 Alexander Schmuller, Russian/Dutch violinist/conductor, dies at 52 on March - 29.
1934 Death of Otto Hermann Kahn, German millionaire and benefactor (b. 1867) on this day in history.
1937 Karol Szymanowski, Polish/Ukraine composer (Stabat Mater), dies at 54 on March - 29.
1940 On March - 29 death of alexander Obolensky, Russian prince and famed Rugby Union footballer who played for England.(b. 1916)
1945 On this day in history karl T Sapper, German geographer/geologist (Vulkankunde), dies at 79
1948 Death of Olev Siinmaa, Estonian architect (b. 1881) on this day in history.
1955 On March - 29 everard Verachtert, Flemish linguist (I Can Speak Nicely), dies at 81
1956 On this day in history death of infante Alfonso of Spain (b. 1941)
1957 Joyce A L Cary, English writer (Horse's Mouth), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1959 On March - 29 barthelemy Boganda, Central African Republic's 1st president, dies
1963 On March - 29 pola Gojawiczynska, Polish author (Stolica), dies at 64
1964 Ted Collins, pianist (Kate Smith Evening Hour), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1966 Harry Daugherty, trombonist (Spike Jones & City Slickers), dies at 50 on March - 29.
1970 On March - 29 death of anna Louise Strong, American communist journalist (b. 1885)
1971 Death of Dhirendranath Datta, Bangladeshi politician (b. 1886) on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history death of j Arthur Rank, 1st Baron Rank, industrialist/film magnate
1974 Seton I Miller, writer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1978 On this day in history jayasinghrao Mansinghrao Ghorpade, cricketer (8 Tests for India), dies
1979 On March - 29 melville Cooper, TV panelist (I Got a Secret), dies at 82
1980 ... Mantovani, orch leader (Mantovani), dies at 74 on March - 29.
1981 On March - 29 eric Williams, Prime Minister (Trinidad & Tobago), dies at 79
1982 On this day in history carl Orff, German composer (Mouth, Antigonae), dies at 86
1983 On March - 29 richard O'Brien, actor (Rocky Horror Show), dies of cancer at 65
1985 On March - 29 death of luther Terry, Surgeon General of the United States (b. 1911)
1986 Harry Ritz, actor (3 Musketeers, On the Avenue), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1988 Death of Ted Kluszewski, American baseball player (b. 1924) on this day in history.
1989 Bernard Blier, actor (Les Miserables, Women & War), dies at 73 on March - 29.
1990 Death of Germaine Montenesdro, 2nd victim of NYC's Zodiac killer, shot dead on this day in history.
1991 On March - 29 lee Atwater, political strategists (R), dies of brain tumor at 40