Famous Deaths in November 1966

  • Nov 2 Mississippi John Hurt, American blues singer and guitarist, dies at 73
  • Nov 2 Sadao Araki, Japanese General, Minister of War (1931-34), dies at 89
  • Nov 2 Peter Debye, Dutch-American Physical Chemist (Nobel 1936), dies at 82
  • Nov 3 Eric Spear, British composer for film and TV (Coronation Street theme)
  • Nov 7 Rube Bressler, Baseball player (b. 1894)
  • Nov 8 Bernhard Zondek, German/Israeli gynaecologist, dies at 75
  • Nov 12 Quincy Porter, US composer, dies at 69
  • Nov 15 Dimitrios Tofalos, Greek weightlifter (b. 1877)

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Nov 16 Cluny MacPherson, Canadian inventor of the gas mask, dies at 87

  • Nov 18 Bela Tardos, Hungarian composer, dies at 56
  • Nov 18 Jean Peugeot, French auto manufacturer, dies
  • Nov 22 Moises F da Costa Gomez, premier Dutch Antilles, dies
  • Nov 23 Se├ín T. O'Kelly, President of Ireland (b. 1882)
  • Nov 26 Harold Burrage, US singer/pianist (Got to Find a Way), dies at 35
  • Nov 26 Siegfried Kracauer, writer, dies at 77
  • Nov 28 Vittorio Giannini, composer, dies at 63