Thursday, 24 June 2010

June 24 - Summary

June 24th Summary:

June 24 - Deaths

June 24th Details:
June 24th Deaths:
803 – Higbald - Bishop of Lindisfarne (birth year unknown)
1398 – Hongwu Emperor - founder of the Ming Dynasty of China (b. 1328)
1439 – Duke Frederick IV of Austria (b. 1382)
1519 – Lucrezia Borgia - Duchess of Ferrara (b. 1480)
1520 – Hosokawa Sumimoto - Japanese samurai commander (b. 1489)
1604 – Edward de Vere - 17th Earl of Oxford, Lord Great Chamberlain of England (b. 1550)
1637 – Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc - French astronomer (b. 1580)
1643 – John Hampden - English politician (b. 1595)
1766 – Adrien-Maurice - 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (b. 1678)
1778 – Pieter Burmann the Younger - Dutch philologist (b. 1714)
1803 – Matthew Thornton - American signer of the Declaration of Independence (b. 1714)
1817 – Thomas McKean - American signer of the Declaration of Independence (b. 1734)
1835 – Andreas Vokos Miaoulis - Greek admiral & politician (b. 1769)
1894 – Marie François Sadi Carnot - French statesman (b. 1837)
1908 – Grover Cleveland - 22nd & 24th President of the United States (b. 1837)
1909 – Sarah Orne Jewett - American writer (b. 1849)
1922 – Walther Rathenau - German Minister of Foreign Affairs (b. 1867)
1931 – Xiang Zhongfa - Head of the Chinese Communist Party (b. 1880)
1935 – Carlos Gardel - Argentine tango singer (b. 1890)
1946 – Louise Whitfield Carnegie - American philanthropist (b. 1857)
1947 – Emil Seidel - Mayor of Milwaukee, Wisconsin (b. 1864)
1968 – Tony Hancock - British comedian (b. 1924)
1976 – Imogen Cunningham - American photographer (b. 1883)
1977 – André-Gilles Fortin - Canadian politician (b. 1943)
1978 – Robert Charroux - French writer (b. 1909)
1984 – Clarence Campbell - Canadian president of the National Hockey League (b. 1905)
1987 – Jackie Gleason - American actor & musician (b. 1916)
1991 – Sumner Locke Elliott - Australian-born novelist (b. 1917)
1991 – Rufino Tamayo - Mexican painter (b. 1899)
1997 – Don Hutson - American football player (b. 1913)
1997 – Brian Keith - American actor (b. 1921)
2000 – Vera Atkins - Romanian-born intelligence officer (b. 1908)
2000 – David Tomlinson - English actor (b. 1917)
2002 – Pierre Werner - Prime Minister of Luxembourg (b. 1913)
2003 – Vladimir Garin - Russian actor (b. 1987)
2004 – Ifigeneia Giannopoulou - Greek songwriter (b. 1957)
2004 – Bob Bemer - American computer scientist (b. 1920)
2005 – Yedidia Shofet - former chief rabbi of Iran (b. 1908)
2005 – Paul Winchell - American voice actor & ventriloquist (b. 1922)
2006 – Patsy Ramsey - mother of JonBenét Ramsey (b. 1956)
2007 – Byron Baer - American politician (b. 1929)
2007 – Chris Benoit - Canadian wrestler (b. 1967)
2007 – Derek Dougan - Northern Irish footballer (b. 1938)
2007 – Natasja Saad - Danish reggae & dance hall artist (b. 1974)
2008 – Gerhard Ringel - Austrian mathematician (b. 1919)
2008 – Ira Tucker - American gospel singer (The Dixie Hummingbirds) (b. 1925)
2009 – Ed Thomas - American High School football coach (b. 1951)
2009 – Roméo LeBlanc - 25th Governor General of Canada (b. 1927)

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June 24 - Births

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June 24th Births:
1244 – Henry I of Hesse (d. 1308)
1343 – Jeanne de Valois - Queen of Navarre (d. 1373)
1386 – Giovanni da Capistrano - Italian saint (d. 1456)
1485 – Johannes Bugenhagen - German reformer (d. 1558)
1519 – Theodore Beza - French theologian (d. 1605)
1533 – Robert Dudley - 1st Earl of Leicester (d. 1588)
1535 – Joan of Spain - Spanish-born Queen consort of Portugal (d. 1573)
1542 – St. John of the Cross - Spanish Carmelite mystic & poet (d. 1591)
1546 – Robert Parsons - English Jesuit priest (d. 1610)
1587 – William Arnold - English settler of Providence Plantation (d. 1675)
1663 – Jean Baptiste Massillon - French churchman (d. 1742)
1687 – Johann Albrecht Bengel - German scholar (d. 1757)
1694 – Jean-Jacques Burlamaqui - Swiss political theorist (d. 1748)
1704 – Jean-Baptiste de Boyer - Marquis d'Argens, French writer (d. 1771)
1774 – François Nicolas Benoît - Baron Haxo, French general (d. 1838)
1777 – John Ross - British naval officer & explorer (d. 1856)
1795 – Ernst Heinrich Weber - German anatomist & physiologist (d. 1878)
1803 – George James Webb - English-born composer (d. 1887)
1804 – Willard Richards - American religious leader (d. 1854)
1811 – John Archibald Campbell - Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1889)
1813 – Henry Ward Beecher - American clergyman & reformer (d. 1887)
1825 – Grand Duchess Alexandra Nikolaevna of Russia (d. 1844)
1826 – George Goyder - surveyor-general of South Australia (d. 1898)
1842 – Ambrose Bierce - American author (disappeared ca. 1914)
1850 – Horatio Kitchener - 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum, British field marshal (d. 1916)
1860 – Mercedes of Orleans - Queen of Spain (d. 1878)
1882 – Carl Diem - German Olympic official (d. 1962)
1882 – Athanase David - Canadian politician & businessman (d. 1953)
1883 – Victor Franz Hess - Austrian-born physicist, Nobel laureate (d. 1964)
1886 – George Shiels - Northern Irish dramatist (d. 1949)
1888 – Gerrit Rietveld - Dutch architect (d. 1964)
1893 – Roy O. Disney - American co-founder of the Walt Disney Company (d. 1971)
1895 – Jack Dempsey - American boxer (d. 1983)
1897 – Daniel K. Ludwig - American shipping magnate (d. 1992)
1900 – Wilhelm Cauer - German mathematician (d. 1945)
1901 – Harry Partch - American composer (d. 1974)
1904 – Phil Harris - American singer, songwriter & comedian (d. 1995)
1906 – Pierre Fournier - French cellist (d. 1986)
1906 – Willard Maas - American educator & experimental filmmaker (d. 1971)
1907 – Arseny Tarkovsky - Russian poet (d. 1989)
1908 – Hugo Distler - German composer (d. 1942)
1908 – Guru Gopinath - Indian classical dancer (d. 1987)
1908 – Alfons Rebane - Estonian military officer (d. 1976)
1911 – Juan Manuel Fangio - Argentine Formula One driver & five-time World Champion (d. 1995)
1911 – Ernesto Sabato - Argentine writer
1912 – Brian Johnston - British cricket commentator (d. 1994)
1914 – Pearl Witherington CBE - British World War II secret agent (d. 2008)
1915 – Fred Hoyle - British astronomer (d. 2001)
1919 – Al Molinaro - American actor
1922 – Tata Giacobetti - Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra) (d. 1988)
1924 – Kurt Furgler - member of the Swiss Federal Council (d. 2008)
1924 – Brian Bevan - Australian rugby league footballer (d. 1991)
1924 – Archie Roy - Scottish astronomer, academic & paranormal researcher
1927 – Martin Lewis Perl - American physicist, Nobel laureate
1930 – Claude Chabrol - French film director
1930 – William B. Ziff, Jr. - American publishing executive (d. 2006)
1931 – Billy Casper - American golfer
1933 – Sam Jones - American basketball player
1934 – Jean-Pierre Ferland - Québec singer
1935 – Terry Riley - American composer
1938 – Lawrence Block - American writer
1939 – Michael Gothard - English actor (d. 1992)
1939 – HA Schult - German artist
1941 – Julia Kristeva - Bulgarian-French philosopher, psychoanalyst & novelist
1942 – Michele Lee - American actress
1942 – Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle - Chilean president
1944 – Jeff Beck - English guitarist (The Yardbirds)
1944 – Arthur Brown - English singer
1944 – John "Charlie" Whitney - English guitarist (Family, Streetwalkers, Axis Point)
1944 – Chris Wood - English saxophonist (Traffic) (d. 1983)
1945 – Colin Blunstone - English singer & songwriter (The Zombies)
1945 – George Pataki - American politician
1945 – Wayne Cashman - Canadian ice hockey player
1946 – Ellison Onizuka - American astronaut (d. 1986)
1946 – Robert Reich - American politician & political commentator
1946 – David Collenette - Canadian politician
1947 – Peter Weller - American actor
1947 – Mick Fleetwood - English drummer (Fleetwood Mac)
1948 – Patrick Moraz - Swiss keyboard player (Yes)
1949 – John Illsley - English bassist (Dire Straits)
1950 – Mercedes Lackey - American fantasy writer
1950 – Nancy Allen - American actress
1951 – David Rodigan - Germany-born British radio DJ & actor
1952 – Stephen Pusey - British public artist
1953 – Ivo Lill - Estonian glass artist
1956 – Joe Penny - English actor
1957 – Mark Parkinson - American politician, 45th Governor of Kansas
1958 – Tom Lister, Jr. - American actor & professional wrestler
1958 – Jean Charest - 29th Premier of Québec
1958 – John Tortorella - American ice hockey coach
1960 – Siedah Garrett - American singer
1960 – Trisha Meili - American assault & rape victim, known as the "Central Park Jogger"
1960 – Karin Pilsäter - Swedish politician
1960 – Erik Poppe - Norwegian film director
1961 – Dennis Danell - American guitarist (Social Distortion) (d. 2000)
1961 – Iain Glen - Scottish actor
1961 – Bernie Nicholls - Canadian ice hockey player
1961 – Curt Smith - English bassist, keyboardist, singer & songwriter (Tears for Fears)
1963 – Preki (Predrag Radosavljević) - Serbian-born American soccer player
1963 – Mike Wieringo - American comic book artist (d. 2007)
1964 – Gary Suter - American ice hockey player
1965 – Uwe Krupp - German ice hockey player
1966 – Hope Sandoval - American singer & songwriter (Mazzy Star, Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions)
1966 – Adrienne Shelly - American actress, director & screenwriter (d. 2006)
1967 – Bill Huard - Canadian ice hockey player
1967 – Richard Z. Kruspe - German guitarist (Rammstein)
1967 – Janez Lapajne - Slovenian film director
1967 – John Limniatis - Greek-Canadian footballer
1967 – Scott Oden - American writer
1967 – Sherry Stringfield - American actress
1968 – Alaa Abdelnaby - Egyptian-American basketball player
1969 – Sissel Kyrkjebø - Norwegian soprano
1970 – Glenn Medeiros - American singer & songwriter
1971 – Christopher Showerman - American actor
1971 – Ji Jin Hee - South Korean actor
1972 – Robbie McEwen - Australian cyclist
1972 – Denis Zvegelj - Slovenian rower
1973 – Alexander Beyer - German actor
1975 – Carla Gallo - American actress
1975 – Marek Malik - Czech ice hockey player
1976 – Louisa Leaman - English writer & behaviour expert
1976 – Brock Olivo - American football player
1977 – Dimosthenis Dikoudis - Greek basketball player
1977 – Cas Jansen - Dutch actor
1977 – Jeff Farmer - Australian footballer
1978 – Luis García - Spanish footballer
1978 – Pantelis Kafes - Greek footballer
1978 – Shunsuke Nakamura - Japanese footballer
1978 – Ariel Pink - American recording artist
1978 – Juan Román Riquelme - Argentine footballer
1978 – Emppu Vuorinen - Finnish guitarist (Nightwish)
1979 – Petra Němcová - Czechoslovakian-born model
1979 – Craig Shergold - British internet folklore subject
1979 – Mindy Kaling - American actress & TV producer
1980 – Cicinho - Brazilian footballer
1980 – Liane Balaban - Canadian actress
1980 – Andrew Jones - Australian racing driver
1980 – Minka Kelly - American actress
1982 – Kevin Nolan - English footballer
1982 – Mark Penney - Canadian film director
1982 – Jarret Stoll - Canadian ice hockey player
1982 – Clint Bajada - Maltese television & radio presenter
1983 – John Lloyd Cruz - Filipino actor
1983 – Rebecca Cooke - British swimmer
1984 – J. J. Redick - American basketball player
1985 – Kyle Searles - American actor
1985 – Yukina Shirakawa - Japanese gravure idol
1986 – Stuart Broad - English cricketer
1986 – Phil Hughes - American baseball player
1986 – Solange Knowles - American singer
1987 – Arturo Lupoli - Italian footballer
1987 – Lionel Messi - Argentine footballer
1987 – Craig Henderson - New Zealand footballer
1988 – Nichkhun Horvejkul - Thai-American singer active in South Korea (2PM)
1990 – Michael Del Zotto - Canadian ice hockey player
2003 – Marcus Fiesel - American murder victim (d. 2006)

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