Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 16-Mar

Died on This Day (16-Mar)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Yulia Nachalova Yulia Nachalova Yulia Viktorovna Nachalova was a Soviet and Russian singer, actress and television presenter. Russian singer, actress and television presenter 38 1
James Cotton James Cotton James Henry Cotton was an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter, who performed and recorded with many of the other great blues artists of his time and with his own band. American blues harmonica player 81 3
Andy Fraser Andy Fraser Andrew McIan Fraser was a British musician and songwriter, best known as the bassist and co-composer for the rock band Free, which he helped found in 1968 when he was 15. Bass guitarist 62 5
Frank Thornton Frank Thornton Frank Thornton Ball , professionally known as Frank Thornton, was an English actor. Comedy actor 92 7
Lorenda Starfelt Lorenda Starfelt Lorenda Starfelt was an independent film producer, as well as a committed political activist and blogger who notably dug up president Barack Obama's birth announcement in an August 1961 edition of The Honolulu Advertiser while researching her documentary on the 2008 presidential election, The Audacity of Democracy. US independent film and stage producer 56 9
Achiam Achiam Achiam was a Franco-Israeli sculptor who worked around Paris after 1947. Franco-Israeli artist 89 15
Eddie Shore Eddie Shore Edward William Shore was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman, principally for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League, and the longtime owner of the Springfield Indians of the American Hockey League, iconic for his toughness and defensive skill. Canadian ice hockey player 82 35
T-Bone Walker T-Bone Walker Aaron Thibeaux "T-Bone" Walker was an American blues musician, composer, songwriter and bandleader, who was a pioneer and innovator of the jump blues, West Coast blues, and electric blues sounds. American blues guitarist and singer 64 45
Maurice Halbwachs Maurice Halbwachs Maurice Halbwachs was a French philosopher and sociologist known for developing the concept of collective memory. French philosopher and sociologist 68 75
Richard Corney Grain Richard Corney Grain Richard Corney Grain , known by his stage name Corney Grain, was an entertainer and songwriter of the late Victorian era. British entertainer 50 125
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Adrian Lillebekk Ovlien Adrian Lillebekk Ovlien was a Norwegian footballer who played as a central defender for Kongsvinger. Norwegian footballer 20 2
Frank Sinatra Jr. Frank Sinatra Jr. Francis Wayne Sinatra , professionally known as Frank Sinatra Jr. American singer, songwriter, and conductor 72 4
Alexander Pochinok Alexander Pochinok Alexander Pochinok was a Russian economist and politician. Russian economist and politician 56 6
Aziz Ab Aziz Ab'Sáber Aziz Nacib Ab'Sáber was a geographer and one of Brazil's most respected scientists, honored with the highest awards of Brazilian science in geography, geology, ecology and archaeology. Environmentalist 87 8
Billy Hoeft Billy Hoeft William Frederick Hoeft was a pitcher in Major League Baseball whose career spanned 15 seasons with the Detroit Tigers, Boston Red Sox, Baltimore Orioles, Milwaukee Braves, Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants. Major League Baseball player 77 10
Thomas Ferebee Thomas Ferebee Thomas Wilson Ferebee was the bombardier aboard the B-29 Superfortress, Enola Gay, which dropped the atomic bomb "Little Boy" on Hiroshima in 1945. US bombardier 81 20
Susumu Kimura Susumu Kimura Susumu Kimura , was an admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II. Japanese admiral 88 40
Tammi Terrell Tammi Terrell Tammi Terrell was an American singer-songwriter, widely known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. American singer 24 50
Avguštin Stegenšek Avguštin Stegenšek Avguštin Stegenšek was a Slovene theologian, philosopher and art historian. Philosopher 44 100
James Wolfe Ripley James Wolfe Ripley James Wolfe Ripley was an American soldier who served as a brigadier general in the Union Army during the Civil War. Union Army general 75 150