Monday, 5 July 2010

July 4 - Summary

July 4th Summary:

July 4 - Deaths

July 4th Details:
July 4 Deaths:
907 – Luitpold - Margrave of Bavaria
943 – Taejo of Goryeo - of Korea (b. 877)
965 – Pope Benedict V (b. unknown)
973 – Ulrich of Augsburg - German bishop (b. 890)
1187 – Raynald of Chatillon - French Second Crusade figure (b.c. 1125)
1541 – Pedro de Alvarado - Spanish explorer (b. 1495)
1546 – Hayreddin Barbarossa - Greek-born Turkish naval officer (b. 1478)
1551 – Gregory Cromwell - English nobleman (b. 1514)
1603 – Philippe de Monte - Flemish composer (b. 1521)
1623 – William Byrd - English composer
1648 – Antoine Daniel - French Jesuit missionary (b. 1601)
1742 – Guido Grandi - Italian mathematician (b. 1671)
1754 – Philippe Néricault Destouches - French dramatist & author (b. 1680)
1761 – Samuel Richardson - English writer (b. 1689)
1780 – Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine - Austrian military leader (b. 1712)
1787 – Charles de Rohan - prince de Soubise, Marshal of France (b. 1715)
1821 – Richard Cosway - English artist (b. 1742)
1826 – John Adams - 2nd President of the United States (b. 1735)
1826 – Thomas Jefferson 3rd President of the United States (b. 1743)
1831 – James Monroe - 5th President of the United States (b. 1758)
1848 – François-René de Chateaubriand - French writer (b. 1768)
1850 – William Kirby - English entomologist (b. 1759)
1854 – Karl Friedrich Eichhorn - German jurist (b. 1781)
1857 – William L. Marcy - American statesman (b. 1786)
1881 – Johan Vilhelm Snellman - Finnish statesman (b. 1806)
1882 – Joseph Brackett - American composer (b. 1797)
1891 – Hannibal Hamlin - U.S. Vice President (b. 1809)
1901 – Johannes Schmidt - German linguist (b. 1843)
1902 – Swami Vivekananda - Indian spiritual leader (b. 1863)
1905 – Élisée Reclus - French anarchist (b. 1830)
1910 – Melville Weston Fuller - American jurist (b. 1833)
1910 – Giovanni Schiaparelli - Italian astronomer (b. 1835)
1916 – Alan Seeger - American war poet (b. 1888)
1922 – Lothar von Richthofen - German pilot (b. 1894)
1926 – Pier Giorgio Frassati - Italian Saint (b. 1901)
1931 – Emanuele Filiberto - 2nd Duke of Aosta, Italian aristocrat (b. 1869)
1931 – Buddie Petit - American jazz musician (b. 1895)
1934 – Maria Sklodowska-Curie - Nobel Prize in Chemistry & Physics (b. 1867)
1938 – Otto Bauer - Austrian Social Democratic politician (b. 1881)
1938 – Suzanne Lenglen - French tennis player (b. 1899)
1941 – Antoni Łomnicki - Polish mathematician (b. 1881)
1946 – Gerda Steinhoff - Polish-born German concentration camp overseer (b. 1922)
1948 – Monteiro Lobato - Brazilian writer (b. 1882)
1963 – Bernard Freyberg - New Zealander statesman (b. 1889)
1964 – Henry (Hank) Sylvern - American radio personality (b. 1908)
1970 – Barnett Newman - American artist (b. 1905)
1970 – Harold Stirling Vanderbilt - American industrialist (b. 1884)
1971 – August Derleth - American writer & editor (b. 1909)
1975 – Georgette Heyer - English author (b. 1902)
1976 – Antoni Słonimski - Polish poet (b. 1895)
1977 – Gersh Budker - Russian physicist (b. 1918)
1979 – Lee Wai Tong - Chinese footballer (b. 1905)
1980 – Maurice Grevisse - Belgian grammarian (b. 1895)
1982 – Terry Higgins - British AIDS victim (b. 1945)
1984 – Jimmie Spheeris - American singer-songwriter (b. 1949)
1986 – Flor Peeters - Belgian composer & organist (b. 1903)
1986 – Oscar Zariski - Russian mathematician (b. 1899)
1988 – Adrian Adonis - American professional wrestler (b. 1954)
1989 – Jack Haig - British actor (b. 1913)
1991 – Victor Chang - Australian physician (b. 1936)
1992 – Ástor Piazzolla - Argentinian composer (b. 1921)
1993 – Bona Arsenault - French Canadian politician & historian (b. 1903)
1994 – Joey Marella - American professional wrestling referee (b. 1964)
1995 – Eva Gabor - Hungarian actress (b. 1919)
1995 – Bob Ross - American artist & television host (b. 1942)
1997 – Charles Kuralt - American television presenter (b. 1934)
1997 – John Zachary Young - English zoologist (b. 1907)
1999 – Leo Garel - American artist & cartoonist (b. 1917)
2000 – Gustaw Herling-Grudzinski - Polish writer (b. 1919)
2001 – Keenan Milton - American skateboarder (b. 1974)
2002 – Benjamin O. Davis Jr. - American Air Force general (b. 1912)
2002 – Mansoor Hekmat - Iranian politician (b. 1951)
2002 – Winnifred Quick - American Titanic survivor (b. 1904)
2003 – André Claveau - French singer (b. 1915)
2003 – Barry White - American singer (b. 1944)
2004 – Jean-Marie Auberson - Swiss conductor (b. 1920)
2004 – Frank Robinson (Xylophone Man) - British street entertainer (b. 1932)
2005 – Hank Stram - American football coach (b. 1923)
2007 – Barış Akarsu - Turkish rock musician (b. 1979)
2007 – Bill Pinkney - American singer & performer (b. 1925)
2008 – Jesse Helms - American politician (b. 1921)
2008 – Evelyn Keyes - American actress (b. 1916)
2008 – Terrence Kiel - American football player (b. 1980)
2008 – Charles Wheeler - British journalist (b. 1923)
2009 – Brenda Joyce - American actress (b. 1917)
2009 – Allen Klein - American music executive (b. 1931)
2009 – Drake Levin - American rock musician (b. 1946)
2009 – Steve McNair - American football player (b. 1973)
2009 – Lasse Strömstedt - Swedish writer (b. 1935)
2009 – Jean-Baptiste Tati Loutard - Congolese politician (b. 1938)
2009 – Jim Chapin - American drummer (b. 1919)
2010 – Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah - Iraqi-born Lebanese Shiite Muslim cleric & Hezbollah mentor (b. 1935)

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