Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 23-Mar
Died on This Day (23-Mar)
Rafael "Rafi" Eitan was an Israeli politician and intelligence officer.
Israeli politician and intelligence officer
Denis Nikolayevich Voronenkov was a Russian politician who served as a member of the State Duma from 2011 to 2016.
Lee Kuan Yew
Lee Kuan Yew , often referred to by his initials LKY and sometimes known in his earlier years as Harry Lee, was a Singaporean statesman and lawyer who served as the first Prime Minister of Singapore from 1959 to 1990, and is widely recognised as the nation's founding father.
Prime Minister of Singapore
Boris Abramovich Berezovsky , also known as Platon Elenin, was a Russian business oligarch, government official, engineer and mathematician.
Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was a British actress.
Otto Kumm commanded two Waffen-SS divisions in the latter stages of World War II and was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords.
Metropolitan and Gate of all India Mar Antony Padiyara was a Syro Malabar Major Archbishop and cardinal.
John Haley "Zoot" Sims was an American jazz saxophonist, playing mainly tenor but also alto saxophone.
James Earl Rudder
James Earl Rudder was a United States Army major general.
Recipient of the Purple Heart medal
Woldemar Hau was a Baltic German portrait painter who worked in the Biedermeier style.
Zell Bryan Miller was an American author and politician from the state of Georgia.
United States Senator
Joseph Henry Garagiola Sr. was an American professional baseball catcher, later an announcer and television host, popular for his colorful personality.
American baseball catcher
Adolfo Suárez González, 1st Duke of Suárez was a Spanish lawyer and politician.
Prime Minister of Spain
Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed
Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed was a Somali politician and former colonel in the Somali National Army.
President of Somalia
Lauretta Masiero was an Italian actress and singer.
Italian actor and singer
David Friedrich Dallwitz was a South Australian jazz and classical musician, bandleader, composer, painter, and art teacher whose work spanned almost seven decades.
Australian painter and jazz musician
David Cooper was a Scottish professional football player who played as a winger.
Isabel Rockefeller Lincoln
Isabel Stillman Rockefeller was a member of the Rockefeller family.
Rockefeller family member
Frederick Herreshoff was an American amateur golfer of the early 20th century.
Martin van Meytens
Martin van Meytens was a Swedish-Austrian painter who painted members of the Royal Court of Austria such as Marie Antoinette, Maria Theresa of Austria, Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor, the Emperor's family and members of the local aristocracy.