What Happened in 2009 (Part 4)

Historical Events


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Famous Birthdays


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Famous Weddings


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Famous Divorces


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Famous Deaths

Deaths 301 - 368 of 368

  • Oct 22nd Don Lane, American-born Australian television personality (b. 1933)
  • Oct 22nd Soupy Sales, American comedian and television personality (b. 1926)
  • Oct 26th Teel Bivins, American politician (b. 1947)
  • Oct 26th George Na'ope, American musician (b. 1928)
  • Oct 27th David Shepherd, English cricket umpire (b. 1940)
  • Oct 30th Claude Lévi-Strauss, French anthropologist and ethnologist (b.1908)
  • Oct 31st Qian Xuesen, Chinese scientist (b. 1911)
  • Oct 31st Tom Wheatcroft, English businessman (b. 1922)
  • Nov 3rd Francisco Ayala, Spanish novelist (b. 1906)
  • Nov 4th Hubertus Brandenburg, Roman Catholic Bishop of Stockholm (b. 1923)
  • Nov 5th Félix Luna, Argentine historian (b. 1925)
  • Nov 6th Ron Sproat, American TV writer and playwright (b. 1932)
  • Nov 8th Vitaly Ginzburg, Russian physicist (b. 1916)
  • Nov 10th Gheorghe Dinica, Romanian actor (b. 1934)
  • Nov 10th Robert Enke, German football goalkeeper (b. 1977)
  • Nov 10th John Allen Muhammad, American spree killer (b. 1960)
  • Nov 11th Dhanpat Rai Nahar, Indian labour leader (b. 1919)
  • Nov 15th Patriarch Pavle of Serbia, 44th Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church (b. 1914)
  • Nov 16th Edward Woodward, British actor (The Equalizer) (b. 1930)
  • Nov 16th Antonio de Nigris, Mexican footballer (b. 1978)
  • Nov 18th Red Robbins, American basketball player (b. 1944)
  • Nov 20th Lino Lacedelli, Italian mountaineer (b. 1925)
  • Nov 20th Max Robertson, British sports commentator, radio and television presenter and author (b. 1915)
  • Nov 21st Konstantin Feoktistov, Soviet cosmonaut (b. 1926)
  • Nov 24th Abe Pollin, owner of the Washington Wizards (b. 1923)
  • Nov 24th Samak Sundaravej, Thai politician, Prime Minister 2008 (b. 1935)
  • Nov 24th Chan Hung Lit, Hong Kong actor (b. 1943)
  • Nov 28th Gilles Carle, Canadian screenwriter and film director (b. 1928)
  • Nov 28th Takeo Kajiwara, Japanese Go player (b. 1923)
  • Nov 29th Robert Holdstock, English author (b. 1948)
  • Dec 1st Gustavo Adolfo Palma, Guatemalan singer (b. 1920)
  • Dec 2nd Maggie Jones, English actress (b. 1934)
  • Dec 2nd Eric Woolfson, Scottish singer and producer (The Alan Parsons Project), dies at 64
  • Dec 2nd Foge Fazio, American college football coach (b. 1938)
  • Dec 3rd Richard Todd, Irish-born British actor (b. 1919)
  • Dec 4th Eddie Fatu, Samoan-American professional wrestler (b. 1973)
  • Dec 5th Vimolchatra, Princess of Thailand and cousin of King Bhumibol Adulyadej (b. 1921)
  • Dec 7th Mark Ritts, American actor (b. 1946)
  • Dec 8th Luis Días, Dominican Composer (b. 1952).
  • Dec 9th Gene Barry, American actor, dies of congestive heart failure at 90
  • Dec 14th Alan A'Court, English footballer (b. 1934)
  • Dec 15th Oral Roberts, American television evangelist and author (b. 1918)
  • Dec 16th Roy E. Disney, American businessman (b. 1930)
  • Dec 16th Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, controversial South African Health Minister (b. 1940)
  • Dec 16th Yegor Gaidar, Russian politician (b. 1956)
  • Dec 17th Chris Henry, American football player (b. 1983)
  • Dec 17th Jennifer Jones, American actress (b. 1919)
  • Dec 17th Dan O'Bannon, Screenwriter, after a short illness (b.1943)
  • Dec 19th Hossein-Ali Montazeri, Iranian dissident cleric Grand Ayatollah (b. 1922)
  • Dec 19th Kim Peek, American prodigious savant and inspiration for the 1988 film Rain Man (b. 1951)
  • Dec 20th Jack Hixon, English football talent scout (b. 1921)
  • Dec 20th Brittany Murphy, American actress (b. 1977)
  • Dec 20th Arnold Stang, American comic actor (b. 1918)
  • Dec 20th Mairoon Ali, Trinidadian comedienne and actress (b. 1954)
  • Dec 22nd Albert Scanlon, English footballer (b. 1935)
  • Dec 22nd Luis Francisco Cuéllar, Colombian politician (b. 1940)
  • Dec 23rd Robert L. Howard, highly decorated officer of the United States Army (b. 1939)
  • Dec 23rd Edward Schillebeeckx, Belgian Roman Catholic theologian (b. 1914)
  • Dec 23rd Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Tibetan senior official (b. 1910)
  • Dec 24th George Michael, American sportscaster (The George Michael Sports Machine) (b. 1939)
  • Dec 24th Rafael Caldera, lawyer, sociologist, writer, speaker, politician, and ex-president of Venezuela (b. 1916)
  • Dec 25th Vic Chesnutt, American singer and songwriter (b. 1964)
  • Dec 26th Felix Wurman, American cellist and composer (b. 1958)
  • Dec 28th James Owen Sullivan, American drummer and songwriter (Avenged Sevenfold) dies aged 28
  • Dec 29th "Dr. Death" Steve Williams, American former professional wrestler and football player (b. 1960)
  • Dec 29th Akmal Shaikh, British drug trafficker, executed by lethal injection in the People's Republic of China (b. 1956)
  • Dec 30th Rowland S. Howard, Australian guitarist (The Birthday Party) (b. 1959)
  • Dec 30th Abdurrahman Wahid, 4th President of Indonesia (b.1940)