Famous Deaths on 3rd November

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361 - Flavius Julius Constantius II, 1st Byzantine Emperor, dies at 44
753 - Pirminius, German saint (b. 753)
1254 - Johannes III Doukas Vatatzes, Byzantine Emperor (1222-54)/saint, dies
1344 - Adolf van der Mark, prince-bishop of Liege (1313-44), dies at 56
1378 - Jan II, ruler of Polanen/Leck/Breda, dies
1428 - Thomas Montacute, 4th Earl of Salisbury, English military leader (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1388)
1456 - Edmund Turdor, earl of Richmond, dies
1580 - Jeronimo Zurita y Castro, Spanish historian (b. 1512)
1584 - Charles Borromeo, Italian Roman Catholic cardinal (b. 1538)
1600 - Richard Hooker, English theologian (b. 1554)
1639 - Martinus de Porres, Peruvian saint (patron of social justice), dies at 69
1643 - Paul Guldin, Swiss astronomer and mathematician (b. 1577)
1643 - John Bainbridge, English astronomer (b. 1582)
1708 - Henriette Catharina van Nassau, daughter of Frederik Henry, dies at 71
1711 - Ferdinand Tobias Richter, composer, dies at 60
1711 - John Ernest Grabe, German-born Anglican theologian (b. 1666)
1787 - Robert Lowth, British bishop and grammarian (b. 1710)
1793 - Olympe de Gouges, French feminist and revolutionary (b. 1748)
1794 - François-Joachim de Pierre de Bernis, French cardinal and statesman (b. 1715)
1803 - Henri Moreau, composer, dies at 75
1832 - Pietro Generali, composer, dies at 59
1845 - Johan G Verstolk van Soelen, Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, dies at 69
1864 - Antonio Goncalves Dias, Brazilian national poet, dies at sea
1867 - Pieter J Jong, Dutch Zouave, dies in battle
1869 - Andreas Kalvos, Greek poet (b. 1792)
1873 - Kintpuash, "Captain Jack", chief of Modoc-indians, dies
1890 - Ulrich Ochsenbein, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1811)
1904 - Gaston Henri Charles Antoine Serpette, composer, dies at 57
1911 - Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
1913 - Hans Bronsart von Schellendorf, composer, dies at 83
1914 - Georg Trakl, Austria poet (Totentag, Cocaine Overdose), dies at 27
1917 - Léon Bloy, French novelist and essayist (b. 1846)
1918 - Aleksandr Mikhailovich Lyapunov, Russian scientist (b. 1857)
Sharp Shooter Annie OakleySharp Shooter Annie Oakley (1926) 1926 - Annie Oakley, US sharp shooting star, dies at 66
1927 - Karel Matěj Čapek-Chod, Czech journalist (b. 1860)
1929 - Olav Aukrust, Norwegian poet (b. 1883)
1930 - Alfred Wegener, German polar researcher and meteorologist (continental shift), dies while on an expedition to Greenland (date is approximate)
1931 - Rudolf W Canne, Fries playwright (Peaske), dies at 60
1933 - Emile Roux, French scientist (b. 1853)
1936 - Filip Lazar, composer, dies at 42
1942 - Carl Sternheim, German playwright (Trousers, Snob), dies at 64
1945 - Alessandro Longo, composer, dies at 80
1949 - Solomon R Guggenheim, US art collector, dies at 88
1954 - Henri E B Matisse, French painter/sculptor (Dance II), dies at 84
Impressionist Painter Henri MatisseImpressionist Painter Henri Matisse (1954) 1957 - Wilhelm Reich, Austria/US psycho analyst (sexual), dies at 60
1958 - Harry Revel, movie composer (Sitting Pretty, Gay Divorcee), dies
1959 - Friedrich Niggli, composer, dies at 83
1960 - Paul Willis, American actor (b. 1901)
1962 - Harlow H Curtice, pres of General Motors (1953-8), dies at 69
1964 - John Henry Barbee, American guitarist and singer (b. 1905)
1966 - Eric Spear, British composer for film and TV (Coronation Street theme)
1970 - Peter II Karadjordjevic, last king of Yugoslavia (1934-45), dies at 57
1971 - Etienne Gailly, Belgium marathoner (Oly-bron-48), dies in accident at 48
1973 - Arturo De Cordova, actor (This Strange Passion), dies at 65
1973 - Marc Allégret, French director and screenwriter (b. 1900)
1977 - Florence Vidor, actress (Jack Knife Man), dies at 82
1980 - Ludwig Hohl, writer, dies
1982 - Edward H Carr, British historian, dies at 90
1983 - Alfredo Antonini, conductor (Jane Froman Canteen), dies at 82
1986 - Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, jazz saxophonist, dies at 65
1988 - Henri van Praag, Dutch para-psychologist, dies
Actress Mary MartinActress Mary Martin (1990) 1990 - Mary Martin, actress (Peter Pan), dies of cancer at 76
1990 - Valerie French, actress (Jubal), dies of leukemia
1992 - Jean Daskalides, Belgian chocolate factory, dies at 70
1992 - John H Davis, actor (Our Gang), dies of respiratory failure at 78
1993 - Duncan Gibbins, director (Fire With Fire), dies in California fire at 41
1993 - Leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor, dies at 97
1993 - William Lanteau, actor (On Golden Pond), dies at 70
1994 - Dennis C Ott, US actor (Star Trek 3/4), dies of AIDs
1994 - Richard Krautheimer, US art historian, dies at 97
1994 - Ralph Wyckoff, American scientist and pioneer of X-ray crystallography, dies at 97
1995 - Arthur George Bottomley, politician, dies at 88
1995 - Gordon S. Fahrni, physician and president of the Canadian Medical Association (b. 1887)
1996 - Barry George Barrington Porter, politician, dies at 57
1996 - Heather Swift, local councellor, dies at 79
1996 - Jean-Bedel Bokassa, dictator of Cent Africa Rep (1967-79), dies at 75
1996 - Michael Burchill, actor, dies at 65
1996 - Abdullah Çatlı, a Turkish nationalist and neofascist activist (b. 1956)
1998 - Bob Kane, comic artist and Batman co-creator (b. 1915)
1999 - Ian Bannen, Scottish actor (b. 1928)
2001 - Ernst Gombrich, Austrian art historian (b. 1909)
2002 - Lonnie Donegan, Scottish musician (b. 1931)
2002 - Jonathan Harris, American actor (b. 1914)
2003 - Rasul Gamzatov, Russian poet (b. 1923)
2004 - Sergei Zholtok, Latvian hockey player (b. 1972)
2006 - Paul Mauriat, French musician (b. 1925)
2006 - Marie Rudisill, American author and "Fruitcake Lady" (b. 1911)
2006 - Alberto Spencer, Ecuadorean footballer (b. 1937)
2007 - Martin Meehan, Irish republican (b. 1945)
2009 - Francisco Ayala, Spanish novelist (b. 1906)
2010 - Viktor Chernomyrdin, Russian politician (b. 1938)
2010 - Jerry Bock, American musical theatre composer (b. 1928)
2010 - Jim Clench, Canadian bassist (April Wine and Bachman-Turner Overdrive) (b. 1949)
2012 - Tommy Goodwin, British track cyclist, dies at 91

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