Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 02-May

Died on This Day (02-May)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Red Kelly Red Kelly Leonard Patrick "Red" Kelly was a Canadian professional ice hockey player and coach. Canadian ice hockey player 91 1
Moray Watson Moray Watson Moray Robin Philip Adrian Watson was an English actor from Sunningdale, Berkshire. English actor 88 3
Maya Plisetskaya Maya Plisetskaya Maya Mikhailovna Plisetskaya was a Soviet and Russian ballet dancer, choreographer, ballet director, and actress. Russian ballet dancer 89 5
Junior Seau Junior Seau Tiaina Baul "Junior" Seau Jr. was an American professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League . American football player 43 8
Lynn Redgrave Lynn Redgrave Lynn Rachel Redgrave was a British–American actress. English-American actress 67 10
Moe Burtschy Moe Burtschy Edward Frank "Moe" Burtschy was an American right-handed relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia and Kansas City Athletics . American baseball player 82 16
Don Brockett Don Brockett was an American actor, comedian, and producer and director from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, known for his portrayal of Chef Brockett on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. American actor, comedian, and producer 65 25
André-Marie Mbida André-Marie Mbida Andre-Marie Mbida was a Cameroonian statesman, a nationalist, the first Cameroonian to be elected Member of Parliament at the French National Assembly, a Prime Minister of Cameroon, the second African-born Prime Minister in Sub-Saharan Africa, the first Head of State of French-speaking autonomous Cameroon from 12 May to 16 February 1958, and the first political prisoner of independent Cameroon from 29 June 1962 to 29 June 1965. Prime minister of Cameroon 63 40
Giuseppe Ungaretti Giuseppe Ungaretti Giuseppe Ungaretti was an Italian modernist poet, journalist, essayist, critic, academic, and recipient of the inaugural 1970 Neustadt International Prize for Literature. Italian writer and leader of Ermetismo movement 82 50
Georges Récipon Georges Récipon Georges Récipon , son of the Odiot goldsmith / silversmith Paul Edmond Récipon , was a French painter and sculptor whose major work is probably his sculpture at the Grand Palais in Paris, two monumental and exuberant quadrigas on the building's roof. French artist 60 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Dennis Nilsen Dennis Nilsen Dennis Andrew Nilsen was a Scottish serial killer and necrophile who murdered at least twelve young men and boys between 1978 and 1983 in London. Scottish serial killer and necrophile 72 2
Roger Millward Roger Millward was an English rugby league footballer who played in the 1960s and 1970s, and coached in the 1980s and 1990s. English rugby league footballer and coach 68 4
Bob Rafkin Bob Rafkin Bob Rafkin was an American singer, songwriter and acoustic guitar player. American musician 69 7
Osama bin Laden Osama bin Laden Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden , also transliterated as Usama bin Ladin, was a founder of the Pan-Islamic militant organization al-Qaeda. Al-Qaeda Founder 54 9
Theo Middelkamp Theo Middelkamp Theofiel Middelkamp was a Dutch road cyclist. In 1947, Middelkamp became world champion. Dutch racing cyclist 91 15
Harry Newman Harry Newman Harry Lawrence Newman was an All-Pro American football quarterback. American football player 90 20
Attilio Bettega Attilio Bettega Attilio Bettega was an Italian rally driver. Italian racing driver 32 35
Conchita Badía Conchita Badía Concepció Badia Millàs was a Spanish soprano and pianist. Spanish soprano and pianist 77 45
Martin Bormann Martin Bormann Martin Ludwig Bormann was a German Nazi Party official and head of the Nazi Party Chancellery. Nazi leader and Private Secretary to Adolf Hitler 44 75
Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia was the infant son of then-Tsesarevich Alexander Alexandrovich and his wife, Tsesarevna Maria Feodorovna. Grand Duke of Russia 0 150