Famous Deaths In 1987
Sunday, 24 September 2023
Oct 02 Madeleine Carroll, actress (39 Steps, Secret Agent), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history jean Anouilh, French playwright (Ball of the Voleurs), dies at 77
Oct 09 Clare A Booth Luce, US diplomat/journalist, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Alfred M Landon, former Kansas Gov, dies at his Topeka home at 100 in the year 1987.
Oct 13 Walter H Brattain, US physicist (transistors, Nobel 1956), dies at 85 in the year 1987.
Oct 14 In the year 1987 rodolfo Halffter, composer, dies at 86
Oct 15 Thomas Sankara, president of Burkina Faso, dies on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history dana Suesse, songwriter (You Ought to be in Pictures), dies at 75
Oct 17 Abdul Malek Ukil,Bangladeshi politician (b. 1925) died on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1987 theodore Brameld, author (Use of Explosive Ideas), dies at 83
Oct 19 Jacqueline du Pre, British cellist, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Oct 20 Andrey Kolmogorov, Russian mathematician (b. 1903) died on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1987 ying-Chin Ho, Taiwan govt official, dies at 88
Oct 22 Lino Ventura, Italian/French actor (Medusa touch), dies at 68 in the year 1987.
Oct 24 Constantin Alajalov, Russian artist, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1987 cecil Brown, news correspondent (CBS), dies at 80
Oct 27 Vijay Merchant, cricketer (Test average 47 72, 1st-class avg 71), dies on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1987 andre Masson, France, surrealist artist (Labyrinth), dies at 91
Oct 29 Kamal El Mallakh, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Oct 31 Joseph Campbell, mythologist (Mythic Image), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1987 death of renÃ© LÃ©vesque, Premier of Quebec (b. 1922)
Nov 04 Raphael Soyer, artist (Depression scenes in NYC), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1987 death of eamonn Andrews, Television Presenter (b. 1922)
Nov 06 In the year 1987 ross R Barnett, lawyer/(Gov-D-Miss), dies at 89
Nov 11 In the year 1987 l T Coggeshall, medical scientist (Sec of HEW 1956-58), dies at 86
Nov 12 Roger Lewis, aviation exec (Lockheed, C Wright, Pan Am), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Nov 14 Pieter Menten, Dutch war criminal, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history death of jim Brewer, Major League Baseball relief pitcher (b. 1937)
Nov 17 On this day in history irene Wicker, singer/actress (Singing Lady), dies at 81
Nov 18 In the year 1987 jacques Anquetil, French cyclist (5x Tour de France), dies at 53
Nov 19 In the year 1987 death of amÃ©rico TomÃ¡s, Portuguese admiral and politician, 14th President of Portugal (b. 1894)
Nov 21 James E Folsom, (Alabama-Gov, 1947-51, 1955-59), dies at 79 in the year 1987.
Nov 22 Ted Taylor, rock vocalist, dies on this day in history.
Nov 24 Jehane BenoÃ®t, French Canadian culinary author (b. 1904) died in the year 1987.