Famous Deaths on 11th September

Deaths 1 - 150 of 150

1161 - Queen Melisende of Jerusalem (b. 1105)
1185 - Stephanus Hagiochristophorites, Byzantine courtier
1297 - Hugh de Cressingham, English treasurer, dies in battle
1298 - Philip of Artois, French soldier (b. 1269)
1349 - Bonne of Luxembourg, wife of John II of France (b. 1315)
1599 - Cornelis de Houtman, navigator (1st Dutch trip to Java), murder at 35
1599 - Beatrice Cenci, Italian noblewoman executed for planned fratricide (b. 1577)
1630 - John de White, calvinist/banker to Prague, commits suicide
1646 - Johann Stobaeus, composer, dies at 66
1677 - James Harrington, English political philosopher (b. 1611)
1680 - Emperor Go-Mizunoo of Japan (b. 1596)
1680 - Roger Crab, English Puritan political writer (b. 1621)
1709 - Oxenstiern, Dutch general, dies in the Battle of Malplaquet
1709 - Spaar, Dutch General, dies in the Battle of Malplaquet
1712 - Giovanni D Cassini, French astronomer, dies
1713 - John Foot, lawyer, dies at 65
1721 - Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies
1733 - Francois Couperin, French composer (Le Grand), dies at 64
1760 - Louis Godin, French astronomer (b. 1704)
1789 - Luca Sorkocevic, composer, dies at 55
1822 - Fortunat Alojzy Gonzaga Żółkowski, Polish actor (b. 1777)
1823 - David Ricardo, economist (b. 1772)
1843 - Joseph Nicollet, mathematician and explorer (b. 1786)
1848 - Henri-Philippe Gerard, composer, dies at 87
1851 - Sylvester Graham, American nutritionist (b. 1794)
1858 - Alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer, dies at 55
1865 - Christophe Léon Louis Juchault de Lamoricière, French general (b. 1806)
1870 - Eugenio Lucas y Padilla, Spanish poet, dies at about 46
1888 - Domingo F Sarmiento, president of Argentina (1868-74), dies at 77
1892 - Charles-Louis-Adolphe Vogel, composer, dies at 84
1896 - Anton Joseph Bruckner, Austrian composer, dies at 72
1896 - Francis James Child, American ballad collector (b. 1825)
1898 - Adolphe-Abraham Samuel, composer, dies at 74
1911 - Louis Henri Boussenard, French novelist (b. 1847)
1915 - William Sprague IV, American politician (b. 1830)
1915 - William Cornelius Van Horne, American railway executive (b. 1843)
1917 - Georges Guynemer, French WW I pilot, dies at 22
1921 - Subramanya Bharathy, Tamil poet (b. 1882)
1922 - Louis Coerne, composer, dies at 52
1924 - Mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer, dies at 57
1926 - Matsunosuke Onoe, Japanese actor (b. 1875)
1931 - Salvatore Maranzano, American crime boss (b. 1868)
1932 - Franciszek Zwirko and Stanislaw Wigura, Polish pilots (Żwirko b. 1895 Wigura b. 1901)
1946 - Arthur van Schendel, writer (Holland Drama), dies at 72)
1948 - Albert Powell, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1898-99), dies
1948 - Mohammed Ali Jinnah, 1st governor of Pakistan (1947-48), dies at 71
1949 - Henri Rabaud, French composer/conductor (L'ete), dies at 75
1950 - John C Smuts, co-found British RAF/South African PM (1919..48), dies at 80
1950 - S M H Colah, cricketer (69 runs in India's 1st 2 tests 1932-33), dies
1954 - Licinio Refice, composer, dies at 69
1956 - Billy Bishop, Canadian pilot in World War I (b. 1894)
1957 - Petar Stojanovic, composer, dies at 80
1958 - Robert Lach, composer, dies at 84
1958 - Robert W. Service, Scottish-born Canadian poet (b. 1874)
1958 - Camillien Houde, French Canadian politician (b. 1889)
1959 - Paul Douglas, actor (Adventure Theater), dies at 52
1965 - Ralph C. Smedley, Founder of Toastmasters International (b. 1878)
1966 - Charlie Cantor, actor (Artie-Ray Bolger Show), dies at 68
1966 - C. E. Woolman, American airline magnate (b. 1889)
1967 - Tadeusz Żyliński, Polish technician and textilist (b. 1904)
1968 - René Cogny, French General (b. 1904)
1970 - Chester Morris, actor (Diagnosis: Unknown), dies at 69
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1971 - Percy Helton, actor (Homer-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 77
1972 - Max Fleischer, American animator (b. 1883)
1973 - Salvador Allende Gossens, president Chile (1970-73), dies at 65
1973 - Neem Karoli Baba, Indian guru
1974 - Víctor Olea Alegría, Chilean Socialist Party member
1976 - Jan Kunc, composer, dies at 93
1977 - Don Blackman, actor (Old Man & Sea, Desert Legion), dies at 65
1977 - Leonard Carey, actor (Laughter), dies at 90
1978 - Mike Gazella, American baseball player (b. 1895)
1978 - Georgi Markov, Bulgarian dissident (b. 1929)
1978 - Janet Parker, medical photographer (b. c. 1938)
1978 - Ronnie Peterson, Swedish F1 driver (b. 1944)
1980 - Jose Antonio Calcano, composer, dies at 80
1981 - Frank McHugh, actor (Dawn Patrol, Going My Way), dies at 83
1982 - Albert Soboult, French historian, dies at 68
1984 - Hilding Hallnas, composer, dies at 81
1984 - Jerry Voorhis, American politician (b. 1901)
1985 - William Alwyn, composer, dies at 79
1985 - Andrew C. Thornton II, American drug smuggler (b. 1945)
1987 - Lorne Greene, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 72
1987 - Peter Tosh, reggae singer shot dead in Jamacia at 42
1988 - George Alpert, railroad executive, dies at 90
1988 - Luis W Alvarez, physicist (Nobel-1968), dies at 77
1988 - John Sylvester White, American actor (b. 1919)
1990 - Ben Frank, actor (Don't Answer the Phone), dies of heart attack at 56
1990 - Myrna Mack, Guatemalan anthropologist (b. 1949)
1991 - Ernst Herbeck, German Poet (b. 1920)
1992 - Erik Terpstra, director (Versier de leegte, De ander, Daniel), dies
1992 - Frank Singuineau, actor (Firepower, Pressure, Mummy), dies
1992 - Paul Storken, Dutch priest (Away Backing), dies
1993 - Antoine Izmery, Haitian businessman/advisor to pres Aristide, murdered
1993 - Erich Leinsdorf, Austria/US conductor/author (Cadenza), dies at 81
1994 - Frederick Rand Weissman, philanthropist, dies at 82
1994 - Jessica Tandy, actress (Driving Miss Daisy), dies of cancer at 85
1994 - Sara Taylor, mother of Elizabeth, dies at 62
1994 - William Obanheim, actor (Officer Obie-Alice's Restaurant), dies at 69
1995 - Charles William Hutton, architect, dies at 90
1995 - Jerome Theisen, benedioctine, dies at 64
1995 - Keith Odor, racing Driver, dies at 33
1995 - Anita Harding, neurologist (b. 1952)
1996 - Guido Aristarco, film critic, dies at 77
1996 - JoAnne Dru, actress (Sylvia, Drango), dies of lymphedema at 73
1996 - Peter Phillips, printer, dies at 61
1997 - Camille Henry, National Hockey League player (b. 1933)
1997 - Hannah Weiner American experimental poet (b. 1928)
1998 - Dane Clark, American actor (b. 1913)
1999 - Belkis Ayón, Cuban artist (b. 1967)
1999 - Gonzalo Rodriguez, Uruguayan auto racing driver (b. 1972)
2001 - Alice Stewart Trillin, American author (b. 1938)
2001 - Marwan Al-Shehhi, 9/11 terrorist (b. 1978)
2001 - David Angell, American sitcom creator (b. 1946)
2001 - Mohamed Atta, 9/11 terrorist (b. 1968)
2001 - Garnet Bailey, Canadian hockey player and scout (b. 1948)
2001 - Todd Beamer, passenger on United Airlines Flight 93 (b. 1968)
2001 - Berry Berenson, widow of Anthony Perkins (b. 1948)
2001 - Mark Bingham, passenger on United Airlines Flight 93 (b. 1970)
2001 - Tom Burnett, American businessman (b. 1963)
2001 - Peter J. Ganci, Jr., Chief of Department, FDNY (b. 1946)
2001 - Hani Hanjour, 9/11 terrorist (b. 1972)
2001 - Ziad Jarrah, 9/11 terrorist (b. 1975)
2001 - Father Mychal F. Judge, Chaplain, FDNY (b. 1933)
2001 - Angel L. Juarbe, Jr., American firefighter (b. 1966)
2001 - John P. O'Neill, American anti-terrorism FBI agent (b. 1952)
2001 - John Ogonowski, pilot for American Airlines Flight 11 (b. 1951)
2001 - Barbara Olson, American political commentator (b. 1955)
2001 - Daniel M. Lewin, founder of Akamai Technologies (b. 1970)
2002 - Kim Hunter, American actress (b. 1922)
2002 - Johnny Unitas, American football player (b. 1933)
2003 - Anna Lindh, Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs (b. 1957)
2003 - John Ritter, American actor (b. 1948)
2004 - Patriarch Peter VII of Alexandria (b. 1949)
2004 - Fred Ebb, American lyricist (b. 1933)
2004 - David Mann, U.S. artist (b. 1939)
2005 - Chris Schenkel, American sportscaster (b. 1923)
2006 - William Auld, Scottish poet, writer and supporter of Esperanto (b. 1924)
2006 - Pat Corley, American actor (b. 1930)
2006 - Joachim Fest, German journalist and author (b. 1926)
2006 - Johannes Bob van Benthem, Dutch lawyer (b. 1921)
2007 - Ian Porterfield, Manager of Armenia National Football Club (b. 1946)
2007 - Gene Savoy, American author and cleric (b. 1927)
2007 - Joe Zawinul, Austrian musician (b. 1932)
2009 - Gertrude Baines, world's oldest living person (b. 1894)
2011 - Andy Whitfield, Welsh actor (b. 1972)
2011 - Christian Bakkerud, Danish racing driver (b. 1984)
2011 - Ralph Gubbins, English footballer (b. 1932)
2011 - Anjali Gupta, Indian Air Force officer (b. 1975)
2012 - Sergio Livingstone, Chilean football player and journalist, dies from natural causes at 92

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