Famous Deaths on 22nd September

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1072 - Ouyang Xiu, Chinese historian and scholar-official (b. 1007)
1197 - Petrus Cantor, French theologist (Verbum Abbreviatum), dies
1253 - Dogen Kigen, 1st Zen patriarch of Japanese Soto line, dies at 53
1286 - Mugaku Sogen, Zen Rinzai line founder of Engakuji temple, dies at 60
1345 - Henry Plantagenet, 3rd Earl of Leicester (b. 1281)
1392 - Aleid van Poelgeest, lover of earl Albrecht of Bavaria, murdered at 22
1392 - Willem Cuser, earl Albrecht of Beierens, murdered
1399 - Thomas de Mowbray, 1st Duke of Norfolk, English politician (b. 1366)
1408 - Johannes VII Palaeologus, Byzantine Emperor (1376-77, 90/1404-8), dies
1520 - Selim I, captured Baghdad/Sultan of Turkey (1512-20), dies at 53
1531 - Louise Van Savoye, French regent of king Francois I, dies at 55
1539 - Guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism, dies at 70
1554 - Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer
1566 - John Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies
1607 - Alessandro Agnolo Allori, Italian painter/carpet designer, dies at 72
1658 - Georg Philipp Harsdorffer, German poet (b. 1607)
1662 - John Biddle, English theologian (b. 1615)
1702 - Hoessein Koprulu, Turkish great vizer (peace of Karlowitz), dies
1703 - Vincenzo Viviani, Italian mathematician and scientist (b. 1622)
1712 - Jose Solana, composer, dies at 69
1737 - Francesco Mancini, composer, dies at 65
1737 - Michel Pignolet de Monteclair, composer, dies at 69
1774 - Clement XIV, [Giovanni Ganganelli], Pope (1769-74), dies
1776 - Nathan Hale, US captain/patriot/spy, hanged by British at 21
1796 - George Wilhelm Gruber, composer, dies on 67th birthday
1796 - Joseph Lederer, composer, dies at 63
1814 - A W Iffland, writer, dies
1826 - J P Hebel, writer, dies at 66
1828 - Shaka, South African Zulu king, dies
1852 - William Tierney Clark, English civil engineer (b. 1783)
1865 - Heinrich Christian Pander, Russian zoologist, dies at 71
1872 - Vladimir Dal, Russian lexicographer (b. 1801)
1873 - Friedrich Frey-Herosé, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1801)
1880 - G F Grace, cricketer (one Test v Australia), dies
1881 - Solomon L. Spink, U.S. Congressman from Illinois (b. 1831)
1890 - Johanna D Courtmans-Berchmans, Flemish author, dies at 79
1914 - Alain-Fournier, French writer (Grand Meaulnes), dies in battle at 27
1923 - Marquess of Ripon, game hunter, dies, after shooting 52nd grouse
1927 - Giannotto Bastianelli, composer, dies at 44
1935 - Karl Schroder, composer, dies at 86
1944 - "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek
1949 - Sam Wood, US communist fighter/director (Night at Opera), dies at 66
1952 - Cor Ruys, actor (Princess Stage), dies at 62
1952 - Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg, first President of Finland (b. 1865)
1953 - William Brann, cricketer (3 Tests for South Africa), dies
Nobel Laureate Chemist Frederick SoddyNobel Laureate Chemist Frederick Soddy (1956) 1956 - Frederick Soddy, English chemist, Nobel Prize laureate, dies at 79
1957 - Toyoda Soemu, Japanese admiral (b. 1885)
1959 - Benjamin Peret, French writer/poet (Le grand jeu), dies at 60
1959 - Jane Winton, actress (Hell's Angel, Patsy, Don Juan), dies at 53
1959 - Josef Matthias Hauer, composer, dies at 76
1960 - Melanie Klein, Austria/British psycho analyst, dies at 78
1961 - Marion Davies, actress (Not So Dumb, 5 & 10), dies of cancer at 64
1963 - Fred Le Roux, cricketer (S Afr all-rounder in only Test), dies
1969 - Adolfo Lopez Mateos, president of Mexico, dies at 59
1971 - Joseph Ford McGuinn, director, dies of heart attack at 67
1971 - Yvonne St Clair, dancer, dies at 57
1972 - Robert KJE Antonissen, South African literary, dies at 53
1975 - Franz Salmhofer, composer, dies at 75
1975 - Patricia Doyle, actress (Wuthering Heights), dies at 60
1978 - Lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85
1981 - Harry Warren, American composer and lyricist (b. 1893)
1985 - Axel Springer, German newspaper magnate (Bild Zeitung), dies at 73
1987 - Christopher Stryker, entertainer, dies at 27
1987 - Dan Rowan, actor (Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in), dies at 65
1987 - John "Jaco" Pastorius, American jazz guitarist (Weather Report), dies at 35
1987 - Louis Philip Kentner, composer, dies at 82
1988 - Rais Amrohvi, Pakistani poet and psychoanalyst (b. 1914)
Composer and Lyricist Irving BerlinComposer and Lyricist Irving Berlin (1989) 1989 - Irving Berlin, composer (God Bless America), dies at 101
1989 - Jan Teulings, Dutch actor/director (Dorp aan de Rivier), dies
1991 - Pandit Rambharos Gangaram Panday, Suriname religious leader, dies
1991 - Reynold Abel Dorris, (Broken Cord), dies at 23 in car crash
1992 - Aurelio López, Mexican baseball player (b. 1948)
1993 - Margaret MacDonald, maid to Queen Elizabeth, dies at 89
1994 - Forest Cowles Bud Forrest Sagendorf, cartoonist, dies at 79
1994 - John Edward Teddy Buckner, trumpeter, dies at 85
1994 - Leonard Geoffrey Feather, jazz critic/musician, dies at 80
1994 - Mattie Moss Clark, gospel Singer, dies at 69
1995 - Albert Goodwin, historian, dies at 89
1995 - Arthur Benfield, formed head of Cheshire CID, dies at 82
1995 - Dorothy "Dolly" Ann Collins, folk musician/composer, dies at 62
1996 - Dorothy Lamour, actress (Road to Bali, Road to Rio), dies at 81
1996 - Ludmilla Chiraeff, ballet dancer, dies at 72
1996 - Mohammed Ben Amhed Abdelghani, PM of Algeria (1979-84), dies
1997 - Bryan Woods, soldier/clerk, dies at 76
1997 - Eric William Hunter Christie, barrister, dies at 77
1997 - George Bryan Ingham, artist, dies at 61
1997 - Ruth Picardie, journalist, dies at 33
1997 - Shoichi Yokoi, Jap WW II fighter (surrendered in 1972), dies at 82
1999 - George C. Scott, American actor (Dr. Strangelove), dies of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm at 71
2000 - Rodney Anoa'i (Yokozuna), American professional wrestler (b. 1966)
2000 - Saburo Sakai, Japanese aviator, (b. 1916)
2001 - Isaac Stern, Ukrainian violinist (b. 1920)
2002 - Jan de Hartog, Dutch-born writer (b. 1914)
2003 - Gordon Jump, American television actor (b. 1932)
2003 - Hugo Young, British journalist (b. 1938)
2004 - Ray Traylor (The Big Boss Man), American professional wrestler (b. 1962)
2006 - Edward Albert, American actor (b. 1951)
2006 - Carla Benschop, Dutch basketball player (b. 1950)
2007 - Bodinho, Brazilian footballer (b. 1928)
2007 - Marcel Marceau, French mime artist (b. 1923)
2008 - Thomas Doerflein, German Zookeeper (b. 1963)
2010 - Eddie Fisher, American singer (b. 1928)
2013 - David Hubel, Canadian-born American neurologist and Nobel laureate, dies at 87

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