Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 19-Feb
Died on This Day (19-Feb)
Karl Otto Lagerfeld ; 10 September 1933 – 19 February 2019) was a German creative director, fashion designer, artist, photographer, and caricaturist.
German fashion designer
Nelle Harper Lee was an American novelist best known for her 1960 novel To Kill a Mockingbird.
Eugene Francis "Gene" Whelan, was a Canadian politician, sitting in the House of Commons from 1962 to 1984, and in the Senate from 1996 to 1999.
Bernhard Luginbühl was a Swiss sculptor. He created iron sculptures in the late 1950s.
Donald K. Schwab
Donald Kenneth Schwab was a United States Army veteran of World War II and recipient of the U.
United States Army Medal of Honor recipient
William N. "Billy" Hall, Jr. , was a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives from Laredo, Texas, who served in District 57 from 1973 to 1987.
Friedrich Stowasser , better known by his pseudonym Friedensreich Regentag Dunkelbunt Hundertwasser, was an Austrian visual artist and architect who also worked in the field of environmental protection.
Wilhelm Otto Ludwig Specht was a German mathematician who introduced Specht modules.
General Sir Ivo Lucius Beresford Vesey was a British Army officer who served as Chief of the General Staff in India from 1937 to 1939.
British Army general
The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its variants were the highest awards in the military and paramilitary forces of Nazi Germany during World War II.
Igor Rostislavovich Shafarevich was a Russian mathematician who contributed to algebraic number theory and algebraic geometry.
Dale Allan Gardner was a NASA astronaut, and naval flight officer who flew two Space Shuttle missions during the mid 1980s.
Ruth Barcan Marcus
Ruth Barcan Marcus was an American academic philosopher and logician best known for her work in modal and philosophical logic.
Bruno Gironcoli was an Austrian modern artist. Born in Villach, Gironcoli began training as a goldsmith in 1951 in Innsbruck, completing his apprenticeship in 1956.
Johnny Paycheck was an American country music singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and Grand Ole Opry member notable for recording the David Allan Coe song "Take This Job and Shove It".
Stanley Earl Kramer was an American film director and producer, responsible for making many of Hollywood's most famous "message films".
American film director
Noel Rockmore was born Noel Montgomery Davis to his mother, Gladys Rockmore Davis, and his father, Floyd Davis, in New York City.
Ronald Belford "Bon" Scott was an Australian singer and songwriter, best known for being the lead vocalist and lyricist of the Australian hard rock band AC/DC from 1974 until his death in 1980.
Jules Munshin was an actor, comedian and singer who had made his name on Broadway when he starred in Call Me Mister.
Emilio Bisi was an Italian sculptor. His father was Luigi Bisi, a painter and president of the Brera Academy in Milan from 1880 till his death in 1886.