Today in History for Year 2009 (Part 4)

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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)

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