Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 03-Mar

Died on This Day (03-Mar)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Roger Bannister Roger Bannister Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister CH CBE FRCP was an English neurologist and middle-distance athlete who ran the first sub-4-minute mile. British runner 88 2
Martin Crowe Martin Crowe Martin David Crowe MBE was a New Zealand cricketer, Test and ODI captain as well as a commentator. New Zealand cricket player 53 4
José Sancho José Asunción Martínez better known as José Sancho or Pepe Sancho, was a Spanish actor. Spanish actor 68 7
Al Morgan Al Morgan Al Morgan was an American producer of The Today Show during the 1960s, and a novelist best known for his trenchant look at media personalities, The Great Man , which reviewers compared to The Hucksters and Citizen Kane. American writer 91 9
Rinus Michels Rinus Michels Marinus Jacobus Hendricus Michels was a Dutch football player and coach. Dutch football manager 77 15
Sandra Schmirler Sandra Schmirler Sandra Marie Schmirler, SOM was a Canadian curler who captured three Canadian Curling Championships and three World Curling Championships. World & Olympic champion curler 36 20
Charlotte Moore Sitterly Charlotte Moore Sitterly Charlotte Emma Moore Sitterly was an American astronomer. American astronomer 91 30
Forrest C. Donnell Forrest C. Donnell Forrest Carl Donnell was an American attorney and politician who served as a United States senator and the 40th governor of Missouri. American politician 95 40
Bill McAllester Bill McAllester William Lusk McAllester was a catcher in Major League Baseball. Major League Baseball catcher 81 50
Theodor Philipsen Theodor Philipsen Theodor Esbern Philipsen was a Danish painter of Jewish ancestry; known for landscapes and animal portraits. Danish artist 79 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
René Préval René Préval René Garcia Préval was a Haitian politician and agronomist who served twice as President of Haiti; once from early 1996 to early 2001, and again from mid 2006 to mid 2011. President of Haiti 74 3
William R. Pogue William R. Pogue William Reid Pogue was an American astronaut and pilot who served in the United States Air Force as a fighter pilot and test pilot, and reached the rank of colonel. American astronaut 84 6
Ralph McQuarrie Ralph McQuarrie Ralph Angus McQuarrie was an American conceptual designer and illustrator. American conceptual designer and illustrator 82 8
Michael Foot Michael Foot Michael Mackintosh Foot FRSL was a British Labour Party politician who served as Labour Leader from 1980 to 1983. British Labour leader 96 10
Cecily Adams Cecily Adams Cecily April Adams was an American actress, casting director, and lyricist. American actress 46 16
Howard Hunter Howard Hunter Howard William Hunter was an American lawyer and the 14th president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1994 to 1995. American priest 87 25
Iosif Shklovsky Iosif Shklovsky Iosif Samuilovich Shklovsky was a Soviet astronomer and astrophysicist. Soviet astronomer 68 35
Otto Winzer Otto Winzer Otto Winzer was an East German diplomat who served as East Germany's Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1965 to 1975. German politician 72 45
Anne Frank Anne Frank Annelies Marie "Anne" Frank ˈfʁaŋk], Dutch: [ˌɑnəˈlis maːˈri ˈfrɑŋk, ˈɑnə ˈfrɑŋk]; 12 June 1929 – c. Nazi victim 15 75
Geoffrey Hornby Geoffrey Hornby Admiral of the Fleet Sir Geoffrey Thomas Phipps Hornby GCB was a Royal Navy officer. British admiral 70 125