Famous Deaths In May - 15
Sunday, 27 September 2020
1985 Jackie Curtis, actor (Underground USA), dies of a drug overdose at 38 on this day in history.
1986 On this day in history theodore H White, US journalist (Making of Pres, Pulitzer), dies at 71
1987 John Baur, museum director, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history andrew Duggan, actor (Jigsaw, Firehouse), dies of cancer at 64
1989 John Waldo Green, composer, dies at 80 on May - 15.
1991 On May - 15 bud Freeman, jazz tenor saxophonist, dies of cancer at 84
1992 On May - 15 bruce Hopkins, performer/director, dies at 44
1993 On May - 15 death of salah Ahmed Ibrahim, Sudanese writer, poet, and diplomat (b. 1933)
1994 On this day in history death of frederik baron van Pallandt, Danish singer (Nina & F), murdered at 61
1995 Edouard Dermit, actor (Testament of Orpheus), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1996 On May - 15 george M Tindley, songwriter/vocalist, dies at 57
1998 On May - 15 death of earl Manigault, American basketball player (b. 1944)
2003 Death of June Carter Cash, American musician and singer (b. 1929) on this day in history.
2005 On May - 15 death of alan B. Gold, Quebec Chief Justice (b. 1917)
2007 Death of Jerry Falwell, American evangelist (b. 1933) on this day in history.
2008 Death of Alexander Courage, composer of original Star Trek theme (b. 1919) on May - 15.
2009 Death of Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Australian actor (b. 1923) on this day in history.
2010 Death of Loris Kessel, Swiss racing driver (b. 1950) on this day in history.
2017 Death of Karl-Otto Apel, German philosopher on May - 15.
2018 On May - 15 death of jlloyd Samuel, Trinidadian footballer
2018 On this day in history death of ray Wilson, English footballer