Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 29-Oct

Died on This Day (29-Oct)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
John Witherspoon John Witherspoon John Weatherspoon , better known as John Witherspoon, was an American actor and comedian who performed in various television shows and films. American actor and comedian 77 1
Dennis Banks Dennis Banks Dennis Banks was a Native American activist, teacher, and author. Native American leader 80 3
Cordelia Edvardson Cordelia Edvardson Cordelia Maria Edvardson was a German-born Swedish journalist, author and Holocaust survivor. Holocaust survivor, journalist, author 83 8
Bärbel Mohr Bärbel Mohr Bärbel Mohr was a German author. Since 1998 she published 20 German books – including the best-selling Bestellungen beim Universum , translated into 14 languages so far and a German audio edition – which combined have more than 1. German writer 46 10
Vaughn Meader Vaughn Meader Abbott Vaughn Meader was an American comedian, impersonator, musician, and film actor. Impersonator 68 16
Marina Berti Marina Berti Elena Maureen Bertolino , known professionally as Marina Berti, was an Italian film actress. Italian film actress 78 18
Carlos Guastavino Carlos Guastavino Carlos Guastavino was an Argentine composer, considered one of the foremost composers of his country. Argentine composer 88 20
John Davis Lodge John Davis Lodge John Davis Lodge was an American film actor, lawyer, politician, and diplomat. American politician 82 35
Floyd Naramore Floyd Naramore Floyd Archibald Naramore was a Seattle architect. He was Seattle Schools Architect from 1919 to 1932, and he was a founding partner, in 1943, of the firm that today is known as NBBJ. American architect 91 50
Johan Gunnar Andersson Johan Gunnar Andersson Johan Gunnar Andersson was a Swedish archaeologist, paleontologist and geologist, closely associated with the beginnings of Chinese archaeology in the 1920s. Swedish archeologist and geologist 86 60
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Andrea Manfredi Andrea Manfredi was an Italian cyclist, who, at the time of his death, competed for amateur team Palazzago in anticipation of returning to professional racing in 2019. Italian cyclist 26 2
Dave Lanning Dave Lanning was an English sports commentator and journalist, best known for his coverage of Professional Darts. English sports commentator and journalist 78 4
Jimmy Savile Jimmy Savile Sir James Wilson Vincent Savile OBE KCSG was an English DJ, television and radio personality who hosted BBC shows including Top of the Pops and Jim'll Fix It. TV Presenter 84 9
Lloyd Bochner Lloyd Bochner Lloyd Wolfe Bochner was a Canadian actor. He appeared in many Canadian and Hollywood productions between the 1950s and 1990s, including the films Point Blank , The Detective , The Young Runaways , Ulzana's Raid and Satan's School for Girls , and the television prime time soap opera Dynasty . Canadian actor 81 15
Franco Corelli Franco Corelli Franco Corelli was an Italian tenor who had a major international opera career between 1951 and 1976. Opera singer 82 17
Grigory Chukhray Grigory Chukhray Grigory Naumovich Chukhray was a Ukrainian Soviet and Russian film director and screenwriter. Film director, screenwriter 80 19
William French Smith William French Smith William French Smith II was an American lawyer and the 74th United States Attorney General. Attorney General of the United States 73 30
Reuben H. Fleet Reuben H. Fleet Reuben Hollis Fleet was an American aviation pioneer, industrialist and army officer. American businessman 88 45
Bill McKechnie Bill McKechnie William Boyd McKechnie was an American professional baseball player, manager and coach. American baseball player, coach, manager 79 55
Ferdinand Richardt Ferdinand Richardt Joachim Ferdinand Richardt was a Danish-American artist. American artist 76 125