Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 28-Jun

Died on This Day (28-Jun)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Harlan Ellison Harlan Ellison Harlan Jay Ellison was an American writer, known for his prolific and influential work in New Wave speculative fiction and for his outspoken, combative personality. American writer 84 2
Jack Carter Jack Carter Jack Chakrin , known by his stage name Jack Carter, was an American comedian, actor and television presenter. Stand-up comedian 93 5
Menahem Rabinovich Menahem Rabinovich Menny Rabinovich רבינוביץ) was a multi-disciplinary Israeli biochemist with expertise in nutrition, health and medicinal plants. Israeli biochemist 77 8
Robert Byrd Robert Byrd Robert Carlyle Byrd was an American lawyer and politician who served as a United States Senator from West Virginia for over 51 years, from 1959 until his death in 2010. United States Senator from West Virginia 92 10
Anthony Buckeridge Anthony Buckeridge Anthony Malcolm Buckeridge OBE was an English author, best known for his Jennings and Rex Milligan series of children's books. Children's Writer 92 16
Donald Sinclair Donald Sinclair Donald Vaughan Sinclair was a British veterinary surgeon who graduated from the Royal School of Veterinary Studies in 1933. British veterinarian 84 25
John H. Leims John H. Leims Captain John Harold Leims was a Marine who earned the Medal of Honor as a second lieutenant on Iwo Jima for his heroic actions on March 7, 1945. US Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient 64 35
Rod Serling Rod Serling Rodman Edward Serling was an American screenwriter, playwright, television producer, and narrator known for his live television dramas of the 1950s and his anthology television series, The Twilight Zone. Screenwriter 50 45
Gavriil Baranovsky Gavriil Baranovsky Gavriil Vasilyevich Baranovsky was a Russian architect, civil engineer, art historian and publisher, who worked primarily in Saint Petersburg for the Elisseeff family, but also practiced in Moscow and produced the first town plan for Murmansk . Russian architect 60 100
Henrik Reuterdahl Henrik Reuterdahl Henrik Reuterdahl was a Swedish Lutheran clergyman who served as the Church of Sweden archbishop of Uppsala from 1856 to his death. Archbishop of Uppsala 74 150
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Pat Summitt Pat Summitt Patricia Susan Summitt was an American women's college basketball head coach who accrued 1,098 career wins, the most in college basketball history at the time of her retirement. American college basketball head coach 64 4
Kenneth Minogue Kenneth Minogue Kenneth Robert Minogue , also known as Ken Minogue, was an Australian academic and political theorist. Australian political theorist 82 7
Newt Loken Newt Loken Newton C. Loken was an artistic gymnast and coach of gymnastics, trampolining and cheerleading. American gymnastics coach 92 9
Danny Dietz Danny Dietz Danny Phillip Dietz Jr. was a Navy SEAL who was awarded the U. Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 25 15
Dick James Dick James Richard "Dick" Alwin James was an American football halfback and defensive back in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins, New York Giants, and the Minnesota Vikings. American football player 66 20
James Thomas Smith James Thomas Smith Rear Admiral James Thomas Smith was an officer of the United States Navy during World War II. United States Navy Rear Admiral 81 30
Jose Iturbi Jose Iturbi José Iturbi Báguena was a Spanish conductor, pianist and harpsichordist. Spanish conductor and pianist 84 40
Joseph Blacklock Joseph Blacklock Joseph H. Blacklock was an English rugby football player. English rugby union player 66 75
Lewis McKenzie Lewis McKenzie Lewis McKenzie was a nineteenth-century politician, merchant and railroad president from Virginia. American politician 84 125
Hendrik Martenszoon Sorgh Hendrik Martenszoon Sorgh Hendrik Martenszoon Sorgh was a Dutch Golden Age painter of genre works. Dutch painter 60 350