Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 07-Oct

Died on This Day (07-Oct)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Celeste Yarnall Celeste Yarnall Celeste Jeanne Yarnall was an American actress primarily of the 1960s and 1970s. American actress 74 2
Elena Lucena Elena Lucena María Elena Lucena Arcuri was an Argentine film actress of the Golden Age of Argentine Cinema . Argentine film actress 101 5
Andrew Brimmer Andrew Brimmer Andrew Felton Brimmer was an American economist and business leader who served as a member of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors from 1966 to 1974. American economist 86 8
Gail Dolgin Gail Dolgin Gail Dolgin was an American filmmaker. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Daughter from Danang, and The Barber of Birmingham. American documentary filmmaker 65 10
Ryan Halligan Ryan Halligan Ryan Patrick Halligan was an American student who died by suicide at the age of 13 after being bullied by his classmates in person and cyber-bullying online. Teenage suicide 13 17
James Sample James Sample James W. Sample was an American conductor. American conductor 84 25
John A. Kent John A. Kent Group Captain John Alexander Kent, DFC & Bar, AFC , nicknamed "Kentski" by his Polish comrades, was a Canadian fighter ace flying in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War. Pilot 71 35
D. V. Gundappa D. V. Gundappa Devanahalli Venkataramanaiah Gundappa , popularly known as DVG, was an Indian writer, poet and philosopher in Kannada-language. Indian writer 88 45
Frieda Hempel Frieda Hempel Frieda Hempel was a German lyric coloratura soprano singer in operatic and concert work who had an international career in Europe and the United States. German soprano singer 70 65
Yves Delage Yves Delage Yves Delage was a French zoologist known for his work into invertebrate physiology and anatomy. French zoologist 66 100
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Alistair Urquhart Alistair Urquhart was a Scottish businessman and the author of The Forgotten Highlander, an account of the three and a half years he spent as a Japanese prisoner of war during his service in the Gordon Highlanders infantry regiment during the Second World War. Japanese prisoner of WW2 97 4
Ovadia Yosef Ovadia Yosef Ovadia Yosef was an Iraqi-born Talmudic scholar, a posek, the Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel from 1973 to 1983, and a founder and long-time spiritual leader of Israel's ultra-Orthodox Shas party. Israeli rabbi 93 7
Charles Cuprill Oppenheimer Charles Cuprill Oppenheimer Charles Cuprill Oppenheimer was a lawyer, Rotary District Governor for Puerto Rico, a war veteran, and a retired major general in the Puerto Rico National Guard. Puerto Rican-American Major General 95 9
Charles Rocket Charles Rocket Charles Adams Claverie , known by stage names Charlie Hamburger, Charlie Kennedy and Charles Rocket, was an American actor, comedian, musician, and television news reporter. American actor, comedian, musician 56 15
Edith Robinson Edith Robinson Edith Frances Robinson was the first Australian female track and field athlete to compete at an Olympic Games. First Australian female Olympic track and field 94 20
Scott M. Matheson Scott M. Matheson Scott Milne Matheson Jr. was an American politician who served as the 12th Governor of Utah from 1977 to 1985. Governor of Utah 61 30
Zigmas Jukna Zigmas Jukna Zigmas Pranciškus Jukna was a Lithuanian rower. He competed for the Soviet Union at the 1960, 1964 and 1968 Summer Olympics, and finished in second, fifth and third place in the coxed pairs, eights and eights events, respectively. Rower 45 40
Jelle Taeke de Boer Jelle Taeke de Boer Jelle Taeke de Boer was a Dutch art collector born in Meppel, Drenthe. Dutch art collector 62 50
Alfred James Jones Alfred James Jones Alfred James Jones was an Australian politician who served as a Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly, a Member of the Queensland Legislative Council and as Lord Mayor of Brisbane. Australian politician 74 75
William Wetmore Story William Wetmore Story William Wetmore Story was an American sculptor, art critic, poet, and editor. American artist 76 125