Tuesday, 8 June 2010

June 8 - Deaths

June 8th Details:
June 8th Deaths:
218 – Macrinus - Roman Emperor (b. 165)
632 – Muhammad - Prophet of Islam (b. 570)
1042 – Harthacanute - King of Denmark & England (b. 1018)
1376 – Edward, the Black Prince - son of Edward III of England (b. 1330)
1383 – Thomas de Ros - 5th Baron de Ros, English Crusader (b. 1338)
1384 – Kanami - Japanese actor (b. 1333)
1476 – George Neville - English archbishop & statesman (b. 1432)
1505 – Hongzhi - Emperor of China (b. 1470)
1611 – Jean Bertaut - French poet (b. 1552)
1612 – Hans Leo Hassler - German composer (b. 1562)
1621 – Anne de Xainctonge - French saint (b. 1567)
1628 – Rudolph Goclenius - German philosopher (b. 1547)
1714 – Sophia of Hanover - heir to the throne of Great Britain (b. 1630)
1716 – Johann Wilhelm - Elector Palatine (b. 1658)
1727 – August Hermann Francke - German Protestant minister (b. 1663)
1768 – Johann Joachim Winckelmann - German scholar & archaeologist (b. 1717)
1771 – George Montague-Dunk - 2nd Earl of Halifax, English statesman (b. 1716)
1795 – King Louis XVII of France (b. 1785)
1809 – Thomas Paine - American revolutionary & writer (b. 1737)
1835 – Gian Domenico Romagnosi - Italian physicist (b. 1761)
1845 – Andrew Jackson - 7th President of the United States (b. 1767)
1857 – Douglas William Jerrold - British playwright & satirist (b. 1803)
1874 – Cochise - Apache leader
1876 – George Sand - French author (b. 1804)
1885 – Ignace Bourget - Bishop of Montreal (b. 1799)
1889 – Gerard Manley Hopkins - English Poet(b. 1844)
1924 – Andrew Irvine - English mountain climber (b. 1902)
1924 – George Leigh Mallory - English mountain climber (b. 1886)
1929 – Bliss Carman - Canadian poet (b. 1861)
1945 – Karl Hanke - Nazi official (b. 1903)
1951 – Eugène Fiset - Canadian military officer & politician (b. 1874)
1956 – Marie Laurencin - French painter (b. 1883)
1965 – Edmondo Rossoni - Italian fascist (b. 1884)
1966 – Anton Melik - Slovenian geographer (b. 1890)
1969 – Robert Taylor - American actor (b. 1911)
1970 – Abraham Maslow - American psychologist (b. 1908)
1972 – Jimmy Rushing - American blues singer (b. 1901)
1980 – Ernst Busch - German singer & actor (b. 1900)
1982 – Satchel Paige - American baseball player (b. 1906)
1984 – Gordon Jacob - English composer (b. 1895)
1993 – Root Boy Slim - American entertainer (b. 1945)
1997 – George Turner - Australian author (b. 1916)
1998 – Sani Abacha - President of Nigeria (b. 1943)
1998 – Maria Reiche - German-born mathematician & archaeologist (b. 1903)
2000 – Jeff MacNelly - American political cartoonist (b. 1948)
2003 – Leighton Rees - Welsh darts player (b. 1940)
2004 – Mack Jones - American baseball player (b. 1938)
2006 – Robert Donner - American actor (b. 1931)
2006 – Abouna Matta El Meskeen - Coptic Orthodox monk (b. 1919)
2007 – Kenny Olsson - Swedish speedway racer (b. 1977)
2007 – Richard Rorty - American postanalytic, pragmatic philosopher (b. 1931)
2008 – Šaban Bajramović - Serbian Romani musician (b. 1936)
2009 – Omar Bongo - President of Gabon (b. 1935)

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