Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 16-Jun

Died on This Day (16-Jun)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Brenda Maddox Brenda, Lady Maddox FRSL was an American writer and biographer, who spent most of her adult life living and working in the UK, from 1959 until her death. American author 87 1
Helmut Kohl Helmut Kohl Helmut Josef Michael Kohl was a German politician who served as Chancellor of Germany from 1982 to 1998 and Leader of the Christian Democratic Union from 1973 to 1998. Chancellor of Germany 87 3
Tony Gwynn Tony Gwynn Anthony Keith Gwynn Sr. , nicknamed "Mr. Padre", was an American professional baseball right fielder, who played 20 seasons in Major League Baseball for the San Diego Padres. American baseball player 54 6
Susan Tyrrell Susan Tyrrell Susan Tyrrell was an American character actress. Tyrrell's career began in theater in New York City in the 1960s in Broadway and off Broadway productions. American actress 67 8
Ronald Neame Ronald Neame Ronald Neame CBE, BSC was an English film producer, director, cinematographer, and screenwriter. Film Producer 99 10
Thanom Kittikachorn Thanom Kittikachorn Field Marshal Thanom Kittikachorn was the leader of Thailand from 1963 to 1973, during which he staged a self-coup, until public protests which exploded into violence forced him to step down. Thai politician 92 16
Empress Nagako Empress Nagako Empress Kōjun , born Princess Nagako , was a member of the Imperial House of Japan, the wife of Emperor Shōwa and the mother of Shigeko Higashikuni, Princess Sachiko Hisa-nomiya, Kazuko Takatsukasa, Atsuko Ikeda, the Emperor Emeritus Akihito, Prince Masahito Hitachi-nomiya and Takako Shimazu. Japanese Emperor's consort 97 20
Bob Nolan Bob Nolan Bob Nolan was a Canadian-born American singer, songwriter, and actor. American singer and actor 72 40
Brian Piccolo Brian Piccolo Louis Brian Piccolo was an American professional football player, a halfback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League for four years. American Footballer 26 50
Ibrahim bey Usubov Ibrahim bey Usubov Ibrahim bey Musa Agha oghlu Usubov was an Azerbaijani Major General in Russian Imperial Army and Azerbaijan Democratic Republic. Azerbaijani politician 48 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Gennady Rozhdestvensky Gennady Rozhdestvensky Gennady Nikolayevich Rozhdestvensky, CBE was a Soviet and Russian conductor. Russian conductor 87 2
Jo Cox Jo Cox Helen Joanne Cox was a British politician who served as Member of Parliament for Batley and Spen from May 2015 until her murder in June 2016. English Labour MP (murdered) 41 4
Khondakar Ashraf Hossain Khondakar Ashraf Hossain Khondakar Ashraf Hossain was a leading postmodernist poet, essayist, translator, and editor from Bangladesh. Bangladeshi writer 63 7
Wild Man Fischer Wild Man Fischer Lawrence Wayne "Wild Man" Fischer was an American street performer known for offering erratic, a cappella performances of "new kinds of songs" for a dime on the beaches and the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood. American musician 66 9
Billy Bauer Billy Bauer Billy Bauer was an American jazz guitarist. American jazz guitarist 89 15
Georg Henrik von Wright Georg Henrik von Wright Georg Henrik von Wright was a Finnish philosopher. Finnish philosopher 87 17
Gertrude Baniszewski Gertrude Baniszewski Sylvia Marie Likens was an American teenager who was tortured and murdered by her caregiver, Gertrude Baniszewski, many of Baniszewski's children, and several of their neighborhood friends. American murderer 60 30
Alfred Masters Alfred Masters Alfred Masters was an American member of the United States Marine Corps. American member of the United States Marine Corps 59 45
Nils Edén Nils Edén Nils Edén was a Swedish historian and liberal politician who served as Prime Minister of Sweden from 1917 to 1920, and along with Hjalmar Branting acknowledged as co-architect of Sweden's transition from a constitutional monarchy to a fully parliamentary democracy with equal male and female suffrage. Prime Minister of sweden 73 75
Richard Irving Dodge Richard Irving Dodge Richard Irving Dodge was a colonel in the United States Army. United States Army officer and author 68 125