Sunday, 11 July 2010

July 11 - Deaths

July 11th Details:
July 11 Deaths:
472 – Anthemius - Emperor of the Western Roman Empire
937 – King Rudolph II of Burgundy
969 – Olga of Kiev
1174 – King Amalric I of Jerusalem (b. 1136)
1183 – Otto I Wittelsbach - Duke of Bavaria (b. 1117)
1302 – Robert II of Artois - French soldier (b. 1250)
1535 – Elector Joachim I of Brandenburg (b. 1484)
1581 – Peder Skram - Danish senator & naval hero
1679 – William Chamberlayne - English poet (b. 1619)
1688 – King Narai of Siam (b. 1629)
1766 – Elizabeth Farnese - wife of Philip V of Spain (b. 1692)
1774 – Sir William Johnson - 1st Baronet, Irish-born New York pioneer (b. 1715)
1775 – Simon Boerum - American Continental Congressman (b. 1724)
1797 – Ienăchiţă Văcărescu - Wallachian writer (b. 1740)
1806 – James Smith - American signer of the Declaration of Independence (b. 1719)
1825 – Thomas P. Grosvenor - American Revolutionary War soldier (b. 1744)
1844 – Evgeny Baratynsky - Russian poet (b. 1800)
1905 – Muhammad Abduh - Egyptian jurist & islamic modernist (b. 1849)
1909 – Simon Newcomb - American astronomer & mathematician (b. 1835)
1929 – Billy Mosforth - English footballer (b. 1857)
1920 – Empress Eugénie de Montijo of France (b. 1826)
1936 – James Murray - American actor (b. 1901)
1937 – George Gershwin - American composer (b. 1898)
1959 – Charlie Parker - English cricketer (b. 1882)
1966 – Delmore Schwartz - American poet (b. 1913)
1967 – Guy Favreau - Québécois, politician & judge (b. 1917)
1971 – John W. Campbell - American writer & editor (b. 1910)
1971 – Pedro Rodríguez - Mexican racing driver (b. 1940)
1974 – Pär Lagerkvist - Swedish writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1891)
1976 – León de Greiff - Colombian poet (b. 1895)
1979 – Claude Wagner - French Canadian judge & politician (b. 1925)
1983 – Ross Macdonald - American-Canadian writer (b. 1915)
1987 – Avi Ran - Israeli footballer (b. 1963)
1987 – Yaakov Yitzchak Ruderman - American Rosh Yeshiva (b. 1901)
1989 – Sir Laurence Olivier - acclaimed English stage & screen actor (b. 1907)
1991 – Hitoshi Igarashi - English-Japanese translator of The Satanic Verses (b. 1947)
1994 – Gary Kildall - American computer programmer (b. 1942)
1994 – Savannah - American porn star (b. 1970)
1999 – Helen Forrest - American singer (b. 1917)
2000 – Pedro Mir - Dominican poet (b. 1913)
2000 – Robert Runcie - Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1921)
2001 – Herman Brood - Dutch singer & artist (b. 1946)
2001 – Gaspare di Mercurio - Italian doctor & author (b. 1926)
2004 – Laurance Rockefeller - American conservationist & philanthropist (b. 1910)
2005 – Gretchen Franklin - English actress (b. 1911)
2005 – Don Starr - American actor (b. 1917)
2005 – Frances Langford - American actress & singer (b. 1914)
2005 – Jesús Iglesias - Argentine professional racing driver (b. 1922)
2005 – Shinya Hashimoto - Japanese professional wrestler (b. 1965)
2006 – Barnard Hughes - American actor (b. 1915)
2006 – John Spencer - English snooker player (b. 1935)
2007 – Lady Bird Johnson - First Lady of the United States (b. 1912)
2007 – Alfonso López Michelsen - 32nd Colombian President (b. 1913)
2007 – Ed Mirvish - Canadian businessman & philanthropist (b. 1914)
2007 – Glenda Adams - Australian author (b. 1939)
2008 – Michael DeBakey - American surgeon & inventor (b. 1908)
2009 – Arturo Gatti - Canadian boxer (b. 1972)
2009 – Go Mi-Young - South Korean female mountaineer (b. 1967)
2009 – Ji Xianlin - Chinese linguist & paleographer (b. 1911)
2010 – Bob Sheppard - New York Yankees & New York Giants announcer (b. 1910)

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