Famous Deaths In October - 08
Sunday, 27 September 2020
1982 On October - 08 fernando Lamas, actor/director (Lost World), dies of cancer at 67
1983 On October - 08 joan Hackett, actress (Group, Flicks, Rivals), dies of cancer at 49
1984 Frederick Brisson, producer, dies at 71 after a stroke on this day in history.
1985 Death of Leon Klinghoffer, hijackers of Achille Lauro, threw him off boat on this day in history.
1988 Ernst Hermann Meyer, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1990 Death of B.J. Wilson, English musician (Procol Harum) (b. 1947) on this day in history.
1991 Natalia Ginzburg, Italian writer (Sounds of the Night), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1992 Willy Brandt, chancellor of West Germany (1969-74), dies of cancer at 78 on October - 08.
1993 On October - 08 manke Nelis, [Cornelis Pieters], singer (Aunt Saar), dies at 73
1994 On this day in history brian Hartley, mathematician, dies at 55
1995 On October - 08 christopher Keene, musician, dies at 48
1996 On this day in history geoffrey Finsberg, politician, dies at 70
1997 On this day in history brown Meggs, CEO (Capitol Records), dies of a brain hemorrhage at 66
1999 Death of John McLendon, American basketball coach (b. 1915) on this day in history.
2002 On October - 08 death of jacques Richard, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1952)
2004 On October - 08 death of jacques Derrida, French philosopher (b. 1930)
2006 On this day in history death of mark Porter, New Zealand racing driver (b. 1975)
2008 Death of George Emil Palade, Romanian cell biologist (b. 1912) on October - 08.
2018 Death of Arnold Kopelson, American film producer on October - 08.
2018 Death of George Taliaferro, American football player on this day in history.