Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 28-Mar

Died on This Day (28-Mar)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Zaida Catalán Zaida Catalán was a Swedish politician who was a member of the Green Party and leader of the Young Greens of Sweden between 2001 and 2005. Catalán Swedish lawyer and politician 36 3
Víctor Sánchez Víctor David Sánchez Rodríguez was a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher in the Seattle Mariners organization. Venezuelan baseball pitcher 20 5
George E. P. Box George E. P. Box George Edward Pelham Box FRS was a British statistician, who worked in the areas of quality control, time-series analysis, design of experiments, and Bayesian inference. American statistician 93 7
Guy M. Townsend Guy M. Townsend Guy Mannering Townsend III was a United States Air Force brigadier general, test pilot, and combat veteran. United States general 90 9
Howell Heflin Howell Heflin Howell Thomas Heflin was an American lawyer and politician who served in the United States Senate, representing Alabama, from 1979 to 1997. United States Senator 83 15
Ludwig Elsbett Ludwig Elsbett Ludwig Elsbett was the inventor of the Elsbett Engine. German mechanical engineer 89 17
Hugh O'Connor Hugh Edward Ralph O'Connor was an American actor known for his role as James Flynn in the 1984 film Brass and his portrayal of Lonnie Jamison on In the Heat of the Night until his death in 1995. American actor 32 25
Marc Chagall Marc Chagall Marc Chagall was a Jewish-French artist. An early modernist, he was associated with several major artistic styles and created works in a wide range of artistic formats, including painting, drawings, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramics, tapestries and fine art prints. Russian-French artist 97 35
Morita Kan Morita Kan'ya XIV Morita Kan'ya XIV was a Japanese kabuki actor. He was a tachiyaku actor , specializing in playing the roles of young, handsome lovers in the wagoto style, a type of role known as nimaime. Japanese actor 68 45
George Henry Thomas George Henry Thomas George Henry Thomas was an American general in the Union Army during the American Civil War and one of the principal commanders in the Western Theater. United States Army general 53 150
Person Person Description Age Anniv
James Noble James Wilkes Noble was an American actor, best known for his portrayal of sweet-natured, dense, naive Governor Eugene X. American actor 94 4
Jeremiah Denton Jeremiah Denton Jeremiah Andrew Denton Jr. was an American politician and military officer who served as a U. American Vietnam War POW and politician 89 6
Earl Scruggs Earl Scruggs Earl Eugene Scruggs was an American musician noted for popularizing a three-finger banjo picking style, now called "Scruggs style", which is a defining characteristic of bluegrass music. American bluegrass musician 88 8
June Havoc June Havoc June Havoc was a Canadian American actress, dancer, stage director and memoirist. American actress 97 10
Art James Art James Art James was an American game-show host, best known for shows such as The Who, What, or Where Game, It's Academic. American game-show host 74 16
Gaje Ghale Gaje Ghale Gaje Ghale VC was a Nepalese Gurkha recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. Recipient of the Victoria Cross 77 20
Johnny Neun Johnny Neun John Henry Neun was an American professional baseball player and manager. American baseball player and coach 89 30
Dick Haymes Dick Haymes Richard Benjamin Haymes was an Argentinian singer and actor. Argentine actor and musician 63 40
Michael Bruxner Michael Bruxner Lieutenant Colonel Sir Michael Frederick Bruxner KBE, DSO, JP was an Australian politician and soldier, serving for many years as leader of the Country Party in New South Wales. Australian politician and soldier 88 50
Josef Speckbacher Josef Speckbacher Josef Speckbacher was a leading figure in the rebellion of the Tyrol against Napoleon. Austrian rebel 52 200