Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 28-Jan

Died on This Day (28-Jan)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Kim Bok-dong Kim Bok-dong was among many young women forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese Imperial Army. Korean sex slave 92 1
Christopher Bland Christopher Bland Sir Francis Christopher Buchan Bland was a British businessman and politician. British businessman and politician 78 3
Dwight Gustafson Dwight Gustafson Dwight Leonard Gustafson was an American composer, conductor, and dean of the School of Fine Arts at Bob Jones University. American composer 83 6
Roman Juszkiewicz Roman Juszkiewicz Roman Juszkiewicz was a Polish astrophysicist whose work concerned fundamental issues of cosmology. Polish cosmologist 59 8
Alistair Hulett Alistair Hulett Alistair Hulett was a Scottish acoustic folk singer best known as the singer of the folk punk band, Roaring Jack. British singer 58 10
Gad Rausing Gad Rausing Gad Rausing was a Swedish industrialist and archaeologist. Swedish businessman 77 20
Chesley G. Peterson Chesley G. Peterson Major General Chesley G. Peterson was a career officer in the United States Air Force, and a flying ace of the United States Army Air Forces in World War II. United States Air Force Major General 69 30
Ciril Kosmač Ciril Kosmač Ciril Kosmač was a Slovenian novelist and screenwriter. Slovenian writer 69 40
Harold Gonsalves Harold Gonsalves Harold Gonsalves was a United States Marine Corps private first class who was killed in action during the Battle of Okinawa in World War II. US Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient 19 75
François Certain Canrobert François Certain Canrobert François Marcellin Certain de Canrobert was a French Marshal. Marshal of France 85 125
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Coco Schumann Coco Schumann Heinz Jakob "Coco" Schumann was a German jazz musician and Holocaust survivor. Holocaust survivor 93 2
Paul Kantner Paul Kantner Paul Lorin Kantner was an American rock musician. He is best known as the co-founder, rhythm guitarist, and vocalist of Jefferson Airplane, a leading psychedelic rock band of the counterculture era. American guitarist, singer and songwriter 74 4
Ceija Stojka Ceija Stojka Ceija Stojka was an Austrian-Romani writer, painter, activist, and musician, and survivor of the Holocaust. Austrian artist 79 7
Ken Carpenter Ken Carpenter Kenneth Leroy Carpenter was an American football halfback who played for the Cleveland Browns in the National Football League the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the Canadian Football League , and the Denver Broncos in the American Football League in the 1950s and 1960. American football player 84 9
Artūras Barysas Artūras Barysas Artūras Barysas "Baras" was a Lithuanian actor, singer, photographer, and filmmaker, known as a member of the counter-culture and the father of modern Lithuanian avant-garde. Lithuanian actor, singer and filmmaker 50 15
Richard L. Roudebush Richard L. Roudebush Richard Lowell Roudebush was a U.S. Representative from Indiana. American politician 77 25
Bobby Young Bobby Young Robert George Young was an American professional baseball player. American baseball player 60 35
Hugh Wardell-Yerburgh Hugh Wardell-Yerburgh Hugh Arthur Wardell-Yerburgh was a British rower. He won a silver medal in the coxless fours event at the 1964 Summer Olympics, together with John Russell, William Barry and John James. Rower 32 50
Mirza Sayyed Mohammad Tabatabai Mirza Sayyed Mohammad Tabatabai Mirza Seyyed Mohammad Tabatabai was one of the leaders of the Iranian Constitutional Revolution who played an important role in the establishment of democracy and rule of law in Iran. Iranian activist 77 100
Archduchess Eleanor of Austria Archduchess Eleanor of Austria Eleanor of Austria , was an Austrian archduchess and a member of the House of Habsburg. Archduchess of Austria 37 400