Famous Deaths In May - 23
Friday, 14 August 2020
1979 Hubert van Doorne, auto manufacturer (DAF), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1981 George Jessel, US comic/toastmaster (Diary of Young Comic), dies at 83 on May - 23.
1983 On this day in history albert Claude, Belgian biologist (Nobel 1974), dies at 84
1986 On May - 23 sterling Hayden, actor (Blue & Gray), dies at 70
1987 On May - 23 karel Albert, Flemish composer (Marieken van Nymeghen), dies at 86
1988 On this day in history david Schoenbrun, CBS broadcast bureau head (Wash, Paris), dies at 73
1989 Death of Georgy Tovstonogov, Russian theatre director (b. 1915) on this day in history.
1991 On May - 23 jean van Houte, Belgian premier, dies
1992 On this day in history atahualpa Yupanqui, Argentine singer/composer/poet/guitarist, dies
1993 James Millhollin, actor (Anston Foster-Grindl), dies at 77 on May - 23.
1994 Carl Althoff, German circus director, dies at 82 on May - 23.
1996 Dorothy Hyson, actress (Spare a Copper, Sing as We Go), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1999 Death of Owen Hart, Canadian professional wrestler (b. 1965) on this day in history.
2002 Death of Sam Snead, American golfer (b. 1912) on May - 23.
2003 On this day in history death of jean Yanne, French actor and director (b. 1933)
2004 Death of Ramon Margalef, Spanish scientist (b. 1919) on this day in history.
2006 Death of Clifford Antone, American businessman (b. 1949) on this day in history.
2008 Death of David Mitton, British television director (b. 1939) on this day in history.
2009 On May - 23 death of roh Moo-hyun, 16th President of the Republic of Korea (b. 1946)
2010 On May - 23 death of jose Lima, Dominican baseball player (b. 1972)
2017 Death of Roger Moore, English actor on this day in history.
2018 Death of Luis Posada Carriles, Cuban terrorist on this day in history.