Famous Deaths In October - 22
Thursday, 09 July 2020
1926 Jules Van de Hill, Belgian lawyer/politician, dies on October - 22.
1927 Ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30 on this day in history.
1928 On October - 22 death of andrew Fisher, fifth Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1862)
1932 Anna Dickinson, dies just a week shy of her 90th birthday on this day in history.
1934 Death of Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd, gangster, shot dead at 30 by FBI in Ohio on October - 22.
1935 Death of Komitas, Armenian composer (b. 1869) on October - 22.
1942 On October - 22 gustave "Staff" de Clercq, leader Flemish Nationally Covenant, dies
1943 Josef Venantius von Woss, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1948 Augustyn Hlond, Polish cardinal, dies on this day in history.
1954 Prosper Cocquyt, Belgian brewer/pilot, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history edgar Scauflaire, Belgian, painter/decorator, dies at 67
1965 On October - 22 death of dipa Nusantara Aidit, Indonesian leader (PKI 1951-65), murdered at 42
1966 On October - 22 hewlett Johnson, Red Deacon of Canterbury, dies
1969 On this day in history giovanni Martinelli, Ital opera singer (NY Met), dies on 84th birthday
1970 Death of RenÃ© Schneider, Chilean general/supreme commander, murdered on October - 22.
1972 Kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudist/portraits), dies on this day in history.
1973 On this day in history pablo Casals, Spanish violin cellist/conductor/composer, dies at 96
1975 Arnold Toynbee, English historian/cultural sociologist, dies at 86 on October - 22.
1978 On October - 22 death of john Riley, English poet (murdered) (b. 1937)
1979 On October - 22 jesse Bishop, murderer, dies in Nevada gas chamber
1981 Michael Granger, actor (Creature with Atom Brain, Pier 5 Havana), dies on this day in history.
1984 On this day in history harold Laurence Walters, composer, dies at 66
1985 On this day in history death of viorica Ursuleac, Romanian soprano (b. 1894)
1986 Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, bio-chemist (Vitamin C, Nobel 1937), dies at 93 on October - 22.
1987 Lino Ventura, Italian/French actor (Medusa touch), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1989 On October - 22 roland Winters, actor (Jet Pilot, Meet Millie), dies at 84
1991 On October - 22 peter Willes, British actor/producer (Way We Live), dies
1992 On October - 22 cleavon Little, actor (Blazing Saddles), dies of colon cancer at 53
1993 Elie A Cohen, physician (held in Auschwitz), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history chester WIlliams, painter, dies at 73
1995 Edward Totah, art Dealer, dies at 46 on October - 22.
1996 Charles Edward Pevensey Tennant, aristocrat, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1997 Death of Leonid Amalrik, Russian animator (b. 1905) on this day in history.
1998 Death of Eric Ambler, English novelist (b. 1909) on October - 22.