Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 21-Jun
Died on This Day (21-Jun)
Clifford William Cumberbatch Simons was a Welsh-born actor best known for his role as PC Alf Ventress in Heartbeat, a role he played for 18 years, from 1992 to 2010.
Welsh born actor
Yuri Ivanovich Drozdov was a high level Soviet and Russian security official.
Soviet and Russian security official
Abid Hussain was an Indian economist, civil servant and diplomat.
Indian economist, diplomat and civil servant
Günter Pumpel Kubisch was an East German football player.
East German football player
Leon Marcus Uris was an American author of historical fiction who wrote many bestselling books including Exodus and Trinity .
Edward Perry "Bud" Stewart was an American professional baseball player.
American baseball player
June Christy was an American singer, known for her work in the cool jazz genre and for her silky smooth vocals.
Bert Kaempfert was a German orchestra leader, multi-instrumentalist, music producer, arranger, and composer.
Eugene Octave Sykes
Eugene Octave Sykes, Jr. was a justice on the Mississippi Supreme Court.
Charles Henry Manship
Charles Henry Manship was a mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, during the American Civil War.
Charles Krauthammer was an American political columnist.
American political columnist
Edgeworth Blair "Elliott" Reid was an American actor.
American film and television actor
Christopher Mark Sievey was an English musician and comedian known for fronting the band The Freshies in the late 1970s and early 1980s and for his comic persona Frank Sidebottom from 1984 onwards.
Leonel de Moura Brizola was a Brazilian politician.
Berl Senofsky was an American classical violinist and teacher, active during the twentieth century.
American classical violinist
Arthur Jones, pen name Tristan Jones was a British mariner and author.
British mariner and author
Tage Fritjof Erlander ; 13 June 1901 – 21 June 1985) was a Swedish politician who served as Prime Minister of Sweden from 1946 to 1969.
Prime Minister of Sweden
Sukarno was an Indonesian statesman, politician, nationalist and revolutionary who was the first president of Indonesia, serving from 1945 to 1967.
President of Indonesia
Josiah Conder was a British architect who was hired by the Meiji Japanese government as a professor of architecture for the Imperial College of Engineering and became architect of Japan's Public Works.
William Beckford was a well-known political figure in 18th-century London, who twice held the office of Lord Mayor of London .
Lord Mayor of London