Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 13-Apr

Died on This Day (13-Apr)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Paul Greengard Paul Greengard Paul Greengard was an American neuroscientist best known for his work on the molecular and cellular function of neurons. American neuroscientist 93 1
Dan Rooney Dan Rooney Daniel Milton Rooney was an American executive and diplomat best known for his association with the Pittsburgh Steelers, an American football team in the National Football League , and son of the Steelers' founder, Art Rooney. American football team chairman 84 3
Günter Grass Günter Grass Günter Wilhelm Grass ; 16 October 1927 – 13 April 2015) was a German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor, and recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature. German novelist and poet 87 5
Frank Stout Frank Stout Frank Stout was an American figurative artist associated with post-abstract expressionist realism. American figurative artist 86 8
Johnnie Johnson Johnnie Johnson Johnnie Clyde Johnson was an American pianist who played jazz, blues and rock and roll. American musician 80 15
Allen Eager Allen Eager Allen Eager was an American jazz tenor and alto saxophonist who also competed in auto racing and took part in LSD experiments. American musician 76 17
Frenchy Bordagaray Frenchy Bordagaray Stanley George "Frenchy" Bordagaray was an American professional baseball player. American baseball player 90 20
Sundaram Balachander Sundaram Balachander Sundaram Balachander was an Indian veena player and filmmaker. Indian musician 63 30
Colin McKellar Colin McKellar Gerald Colin McKellar was an Australian politician. Australian politician 66 50
Heinrich von Heß Heinrich von Heß Heinrich Hermann Josef Freiherr von Heß , was an Austrian soldier and field marshal, who entered the army in 1805 and was soon employed as a staff officer on survey work. Austrian Field Marshal 82 150
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Miloš Forman Miloš Forman Jan Tomáš "Miloš" Forman was a Czech film director, screenwriter, actor, and professor who rose to fame in his native Czechoslovakia before emigrating to the United States in 1968. Czech American film director 86 2
Gareth Thomas Gareth Thomas Gareth Daniel Thomas was a Welsh actor. He rose to national prominence playing the role of Roj Blake in the 1970s BBC science-fiction television drama series Blake's 7. Welsh actor 71 4
Lin Yang-kang Lin Yang-kang Lin Yang-kang was a Taiwanese politician. He was born at Sun Moon Lake during the Japanese rule of Taiwan. Taiwanese politician 85 7
André Bedoglouyan André Bedoglouyan André Bedoglouyan was a Lebanese-Armenian hierarch of the Armenian Catholic Church. Catholic bishop 90 10
Clarence C. Walton Clarence Cyril Walton was the 10th president of The Catholic University of America and the first layman to hold the position. President of the Catholic University of America 88 16
Josef Diefenthal Josef Diefenthal Josef Diefenthal was a mid-ranking commander in the Waffen-SS of Nazi Germany and a war criminal during World War II. SS officer 85 19
Hal Peck Hal Peck Harold Arthur "Hal" Peck was an American professional baseball right fielder. American baseball player 77 25
Larry Parks Larry Parks Samuel Lawrence "Larry" Klausman Parks was an American stage and movie actor. American stage and movie actor 60 45
Ernst Cassirer Ernst Cassirer Ernst Alfred Cassirer was a German philosopher. Trained within the Neo-Kantian Marburg School, he initially followed his mentor Hermann Cohen in attempting to supply an idealistic philosophy of science. Prussian philosopher 70 75
Daniele Barbaro Daniele Barbaro Daniele Matteo Alvise Barbaro was an Italian cleric and diplomat. Catholic cardinal 56 450