Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 03-Apr

Died on This Day (03-Apr)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Kishori Amonkar Kishori Amonkar Kishori Ravindra Amonkar was a leading Indian classical vocalist, belonging to the Jaipur gharana, or a community of musicians sharing a distinctive musical style. Indian classical vocalist 84 3
Virginie Korte-van Hemel Virginie Korte-van Hemel Virginie Norbertina Maria Korte-van Hemel was a Dutch politician of the defunct Catholic People's Party now merged into the Christian Democratic Appeal party and jurist. Dutch politician 84 6
Xenia Stad-de Jong Xenia Stad-de Jong Xenia Stad-de Jong was a Dutch track and field athlete who competed in sprinting events. Dutch sprinter 90 8
Eugène Terre Eugène Terre'Blanche Eugène Ney Terre'Blanche was an Afrikaner nationalist and white supremacist who founded and led the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging . South African police officer 69 10
Michael Kelly Michael Kelly Michael Thomas Kelly was an American journalist for The New York Times, a columnist for The Washington Post and The New Yorker, and a magazine editor for The New Republic, National Journal, and The Atlantic. American journalist 46 17
Terence McKenna Terence McKenna Terence Kemp McKenna was an American ethnobotanist and mystic who advocated for the responsible use of naturally occurring psychedelic plants. Spiritual teacher 53 20
Sarah Vaughan Sarah Vaughan Sarah Lois Vaughan was an American jazz singer. Nicknamed "Sassy" and "The Divine One", she won four Grammy Awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award. American jazz singer 66 30
Alexander Douglas Campbell Alexander Douglas Campbell Major-General Sir Alexander Douglas Campbell KBE CB DSO MC was General Officer Commanding Aldershot District. British Army general 80 40
Winifred Byrd Winifred Byrd Winifred Byrd was an American concert pianist and educator. American concert pianist and educator 85 50
Fernanda Nissen Fernanda Nissen Petra Gregorine Fernanda Nissen was a Norwegian journalist, literary critic, theatre critic, politician and feminist pioneer. Norwegian politician and journalist 57 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Joe Medicine Crow Joe Medicine Crow Joseph Medicine Crow was a Native American writer, historian and war chief of the Crow Nation. Author and Historian 102 4
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, was a German-born British and American Booker prize-winning novelist, short story writer and two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter. British screenwriter 85 7
Calvin Russell Calvin Russell Calvin Russell was an American blues and roots rock singer-songwriter and guitarist. American historian 62 9
Tony Croatto Tony Croatto Hermes Davide Fastino Croatto Martinis, better known as Tony Croatto was an Italian singer and composer best known for his interpretations of Spanish folkloric songs and music from Puerto Rico. Italian musician 65 15
Heinz Drache Heinz Drache Heinz Drache was a German film actor. He appeared in 42 films between 1953 and 2002. German film actor 79 18
Marion Tinsley Marion Tinsley Marion Franklin Tinsley was an American mathematician and checkers player. American checkers player 68 25
Frazier Thomas Frazier Thomas William Frazier Thomas was a Chicago television personality. American television personality 66 35
Radha Gobinda Chandra Radha Gobinda Chandra Radhagobinda Chandra OARF FAAVSO, FBBA, AFOEV was an Indian astronomer. Bangladeshi-Indian astronomer 96 45
Dieter Kesten Dieter Kesten 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. SS officer 30 75
Philipp Jaffé Philipp Jaffé Philipp Jaffé was a German historian and philologist. German historian 51 150