Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 24-Jul
Died on This Day (24-Jul)
Margaret Isobel Fulton was a Scottish-born Australian food and cooking writer, journalist, author and commentator.
Australian food and cooking writer
Udupi Ramachandra Rao
Udupi Ramachandra Rao was an Indian space scientist and chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation.
Indian space scientist
Chiwoniso Maraire was a Zimbabwean singer, songwriter, and exponent of Zimbabwean mbira music.
Zimbabwean singer, songwriter, mbira master
G. D. Spradlin
Gervase Duan Spradlin was an American actor. Known for his distinctive accent and voice, he often played devious authority figures.
Sir William Richard Shaboe Doll was a British physician who became an epidemiologist in the mid-20th century and made important contributions to that discipline.
Ahmad Shamlou ʃɒːmˈluː], also known under his pen name A.
Coenraad Henrik Dillen was a Dutch footballer who primarily played for PSV as well as the Dutch national side.
Peter Sellers was an English actor, comedian and singer.
British comedian & actor
Alice Beatrice Roberts was an American film actress.
American film actress
George Stuart Henderson
George Stuart Henderson VC, DSO & Bar, MC was a British Army officer and a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Recipient of the Victoria Cross
Tony Lee Cloninger was an American professional baseball player and coach.
American baseball pitcher
Margaret Nixon McEathron , known professionally as Marni Nixon, was an American soprano and ghost singer for featured actresses in movie musicals.
Sherman Alexander Hemsley was an American actor and musician, known for his roles as George Jefferson on the CBS television series All in the Family and The Jeffersons, Deacon Ernest Frye on the NBC series Amen, and B.
Alexander Gordon Higgins was a Northern Irish professional snooker player who is remembered as one of the most iconic figures in the game.
Claude Ballif was a French composer. Ballif was born in Paris.
Hans Henrik "Hasse" Wind was a Finnish fighter pilot and flying ace in World War II, with 75 confirmed air combat victories.
Finnish flying ace
Ezechiele Ramin , familiarly known as "Lele" in Italy and "Ezequiel" in Brazil, was an Italian Comboni missionary and artist who was described as a martyr of charity by Pope John Paul II after his murder in Brazil while defending the rights of the farmers and the Suruí natives of the Rondônia area against the local landowners.
Barbara Colby was an American actress.
Alfred Thomas "Fred" Davis was a farmer and a politician on the federal and provincial level in Canada.
Pierre Dupont was a French songwriter. Dupont was born in Lyon as the son of a blacksmith.