Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 24-May

Died on This Day (24-May)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Murray Gell-Mann Murray Gell-Mann Murray Gell-Mann was an American physicist who received the 1969 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the theory of elementary particles. American physicist 89 1
Denis Johnson Denis Johnson Denis Hale Johnson was an American writer best known for his short story collection Jesus' Son and his novel Tree of Smoke , which won the National Book Award for Fiction. American writer 67 3
Tanith Lee Tanith Lee Tanith Lee was a British science fiction and fantasy writer. British Sci Fi Writer 67 5
Hermengild Li Yi Hermengild Li Yi Hermengild Li Yi was the Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Lu'an, China. Roman Catholic bishop 88 8
Anneliese Rothenberger Anneliese Rothenberger Anneliese Rothenberger was a German operatic soprano who had an active international performance career which spanned from 1942 to 1983. Operatic soprano 85 10
Harold Wilson Harold Wilson James Harold Wilson, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom twice, from October 1964 to June 1970, and again from March 1974 to April 1976. British Prime Minister 79 25
Joe Darensbourg Joe Darensbourg Joe Darensbourg was an American, New Orleans-based jazz clarinetist and saxophonist, notable for his work with Buddy Petit, Jelly Roll Morton, Charlie Creath, Fate Marable, Andy Kirk, Kid Ory, Wingy Manone, Joe Liggins and Louis Armstrong. American musician 78 35
Earl Young Earl Young Earl A. Young was an American architectural designer, realtor, and insurance agent. Michigan architect 86 45
Robert Ritter von Greim Robert Ritter von Greim Robert Ritter von Greim was a German Field Marshal and First World War flying ace. German flying ace 52 75
Hugh McCulloch Hugh McCulloch Hugh McCulloch was an American financier who played a central role in financing the American Civil War. American politician 86 125
Person Person Description Age Anniv
TotalBiscuit TotalBiscuit John Peter Bain , better known as TotalBiscuit , was an English video gaming commentator and game critic on YouTube. British gaming critic and commentator 33 2
Burt Kwouk Burt Kwouk Herbert Tsangtse Kwouk, was a British actor, known for his role as Cato in the Pink Panther films. British actor 85 4
Ed Shaughnessy Ed Shaughnessy Edwin Thomas "Ed" Shaughnessy was a swing music and jazz drummer long associated with Doc Severinsen and a member of The Tonight Show Band on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. American musician 84 7
Mark Haines Mark Haines was a host on the CNBC television network. TV Host 65 9
Kevin Lyons Kevin Lyons Kevin Orchard Lyons was an Australian politician and member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly representing the seat of Darwin . Australian politician 77 20
Augie Donatelli Augie Donatelli August Joseph Donatelli was an American umpire in Major League Baseball who worked in the National League from 1950 to 1973. United States Army soldier 75 30
Jorge González Camarena Jorge González Camarena Jorge González Camarena was a Mexican prominent painter, muralist and sculptor. Mexican painter and sculptor 72 40
Cliff Jackson Cliff Jackson Clifton Luther Jackson was an American stride pianist. American pianist 67 50
Émile Taddéoli Émile Taddéoli Pierre Émile Taddéoli was a Swiss aviation pioneer. Swiss aviation pioneer 41 100
Jackson Kemper Jackson Kemper Jackson Kemper in 1835 became the first missionary bishop of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Episcopalian missionary bishop 80 150