Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 30-Jan

Died on This Day (30-Jan)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Dick Miller Dick Miller Richard Miller was an American character actor who appeared in more than 180 films, including many produced by Roger Corman. American character actor 90 1
Maikhail Miller Hubert Maikhail Miller, II was an American football quarterback. American football quarterback 23 4
Jim Parsley Jim Parsley James Roger Parsley was an American stock car racing driver. American stock car racing driver 86 6
Doeschka Meijsing Doeschka Meijsing Maria Johanna Meijsing was a Dutch novelist. She won the AKO Literatuurprijs in 2000 for her novel , and in 2008 the Ferdinand Bordewijk Prijs for her novel . Dutch novelist 64 8
André Fontaine André Fontaine André Fontaine was a painter known as "The Painter of the stars" and a newspaper journalist. Canadian painter 78 15
Jean-Pierre Aumont Jean-Pierre Aumont Jean-Pierre Aumont was a French actor, and holder of the Légion d'Honneur and the Croix de Guerre for his World War II military service. French actor 89 19
Ivar Haglund Ivar Haglund Ivar Johan Haglund was a Seattle folk singer, restaurateur and the founder of Ivar's. American musician 79 35
Boris Blacher Boris Blacher Boris Blacher was a German composer and librettist. German composer 72 45
J. C. Kumarappa J. C. Kumarappa J. C. Kumarappa was an Indian economist and a close associate of Mahatma Gandhi. Economist 68 60
George W. Harris George W. Harris George W. Harris was a United States soldier who fought with the Union Army during the American Civil War as a private with Company B of the 148th Pennsylvania Infantry, a regiment which "was present in every battle of the Army of the Potomac from Chancellorsville to the surrender at Appomattox and was in the hottest fighting of all of them except the Wilderness". United States Army Medal of Honor recipient 84 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
David Burhani David Burhani was a Tanzanian footballer. He played as a goalkeeper for Prisons, Mbeya City, Maji Maji and Kagera Sugar of the Tanzanian Premier League. Tanzanian footballer 26 3
Carl Djerassi Carl Djerassi Carl Djerassi was an Austrian-born Bulgarian-American pharmaceutical chemist, novelist, playwright and co-founder of Djerassi Resident Artists Program with Diane Wood Middlebrook. Contraceptive pill inventor 91 5
Roger Raveel Roger Raveel Roger Henri Kamiel, Knight Raveel was a Belgian painter, whose work is often associated with pop art because of its depiction of everyday objects. Belgian painter 91 7
John Barry John Barry John Barry Prendergast OBE was a British composer and conductor of film music. Film composer 77 9
Paul-André Meyer Paul-André Meyer Paul-André Meyer was a French mathematician, who played a major role in the development of the general theory of stochastic processes. French mathematician 68 17
Martin Aldridge Martin James Aldridge was an English footballer. A forward, he scored 44 goals in 182 league appearances in a seven-year career in the Football League. English footballer 25 20
Professor Longhair Professor Longhair Henry Roeland "Roy" Byrd , better known as Professor Longhair or "Fess" for short, was an American singer and pianist who performed New Orleans blues. Blues Singer 61 40
Fritz Bayerlein Fritz Bayerlein Fritz Hermann Michael Bayerlein was a general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II. German general 71 50
Gottlieb Haberlandt Gottlieb Haberlandt Gottlieb Haberlandt was an Austrian botanist. He was the son of European 'soybean' pioneer Professor Friedrich J. Austrian botanist 90 75
Vsevolod Krestovsky Vsevolod Krestovsky Vsevolod Vladimirovich Krestovsky was a Russian writer who worked in the city mysteries genre. Russian writer 54 125