Famous Deaths for Year 1974 (Part 2)

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Deaths 151 - 300 of 307

Jul 6th - Carlos Isamitt, composer, dies at 87
Jul 9th - Sonia Gaskell, Russian/Neth choreographer (Diaghilev), dies at 70
Jul 9th - Ted Bowley, cricketer (England batsman in 5 Tests 1929-30), dies
Jul 9th - Earl Warren, governor of California/Supreme court justice (1953-68), dies at 83
Jul 11th - Pär Lagerkvist, Swedish writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1891)
Jul 13th - Patrick MS Blackett, British physicist (Nobel 1948), dies at 76
Jul 14th - Henri Smajda, Tunis/French publisher (Combat), commits suicide at 77
Jul 14th - Carl Spaatz, American World War II general and 1st Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, dies at 83
Jul 15th - Christine Chubbuck, television news reporter (b.1944)
Jul 17th - Jay Hanna "Dizzy" Dean, pitcher (St Louis Cards), dies at 63
Jul 19th - Joe Flynn, actor (McHale's Navy), dies at 59
Jul 19th - Erno Schwarz, Hungarian American soccer player (b. 1904)
Jul 20th - Allen Jenkins, actor (Fugitive from a Chain Gang), dies at 74
Jurist and Governor of California Earl WarrenJurist and Governor of California Earl Warren (Jul 9th) Jul 21st - Willem F K Hussem, painter/poet (Steltlopen on Sea), dies at 74
Jul 22nd - Edna Lewis Thomas, US actress (Streetcar Named Desire), dies at 88
Jul 22nd - Lili Darvas, Hungarian actress (Szerelem, Cimmaron), dies at 68
Jul 22nd - Wayne L Morse, (Sen-D-Oregon), dies at 73
Jul 23rd - Mary Forbes, actress (Nun-Les Miserables, Ivy), dies at 90
Jul 24th - Chris Chubbock, newscaster, shoots self on air
Jul 24th - Ernest Milton, actor (Julius Caesar, Cat Girl), dies at 84
Jul 24th - James Chadwick, English physicist (Nobel 1935), dies at 82
Jul 26th - Arthur K Watson, US businessman (IBM), dies at 55
Jul 27th - Lightning Slim, blues singer (Nothing But the Devil), dies at 61
Jul 28th - Jack Ellis, cricketer (Victorian WK, Ashes tourist 1926), dies
Jul 28th - Truman Bradley, TV host (Science Fiction Theater), dies at 69
Jul 29th - "Mama" Cass Elliot, singer (Mamas & Papas), dies from a heart attack in London at 32
Jul 29th - Erich Kästner, German author (b. 1899)
Physicist James ChadwickPhysicist James Chadwick (Jul 24th) Jul 30th - Lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer, dies at 75
Aug 1st - Ildebrando Antoniutti, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1898)
Aug 2nd - W. Douglas Hawkes, British racing driver (b. 1893)
Aug 3rd - Almira Sessions, actress (Oklahoma Annie), dies at 85
Aug 6th - Gene Ammons, American jazz saxophonist (b. 1925)
Aug 7th - Rosario Castellanos, Mexican poet (b. 1925)
Aug 7th - Sylvio Mantha, professional ice hockey player (b. 1902)
Aug 8th - Baldur von Schirach, German author/nazi politician, dies at 67
Aug 9th - Bill Chase, American trumpet player and bandleader (b. 1934)
Aug 10th - Ilona Massey, actress/singer (Ilona Massey Show), dies at 64
Aug 10th - Ivor Dean, British actor (Theatre of Death), dies at 57
Aug 11th - Jack Hill, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies
Aug 11th - Vicente Emilio Sojo, composer, dies at 86
Aug 13th - Hugo Yarnold, cricketer (Umpire in 3 Tests for England), dies
Aug 13th - Kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Pray for the Wanderer), dies at 76
Aug 14th - Raymond Budd, South African trade unionist
Aug 15th - Edmund Cobb, actor (Motorcycle Gang), dies at 82
Aug 15th - Mrs Park Chung Hi, wife of South Korean president, murdered
Aug 16th - Karl E Mundt, (Rep/Sen), dies
Aug 17th - Aldo Palazzeschi, [Giurlani], Italian writer, dies at 89
Aug 17th - Edgar Dearing, actor (Free & Easy, Abraham Lincoln), dies at 81
Aug 19th - Rodger Davies, United States ambassador to Cyprus, murdered at 53 by Greek Cypriot gunmen during a demonstration outside the U.S. Embassy in Nicosia
Aug 20th - Ilona Massey, actress (Love HAppy, Holiday in Mexico), dies at 62
Aug 22nd - Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian, dies at 66
Aug 22nd - Jacob Bronowski, Polish-born British mathematician and science writer best known as the presenter of the BBC television series, The Ascent of Man, dies of a heart attack at 66
Aug 23rd - Roberto Assagioli, Italian psychiatrist (b. 1888)
Aug 24th - Alexander de Seversky, Russian-American aviation pioneer (b. 1894)
Aviator Charles LindberghAviator Charles Lindbergh (Aug 26th) Aug 26th - Charles Lindbergh, US aviator, dies at 72
Aug 30th - Abraham Schierbeek, Dutch biologist (Leeuwenhoek), dies at 87
Aug 31st - William Pershing Benedict, American pilot
Aug 31st - Norman Kirk, New Zealand prime minister (b. 1923
Sep 3rd - Harry Partch, American composer (b. 1901)
Sep 4th - Creighton W Abrams, US general/army staff chief (Vietnam), dies at 59
Sep 4th - Marcel Achard, French dramatist (La forges the Paris), dies at 75
Sep 4th - Lewi Pethrus, Swedish politician (b. 1884)
Sep 6th - Olga Baclanova, actress (Freaks, Docks of NY), dies at 75
Sep 6th - Otto Kruger, actor (Lux Video Theater), dies on 89th birthday
Sep 8th - Robert Cox, last surviving member of Keystone Kops, dies at 79
Sep 9th - Sultan Ismail Hajibeyov, composer, dies at 55
Sep 11th - Víctor Olea Alegría, Chilean Socialist Party member
Sep 14th - Barbara Jo Allen, actress (Girl Rush, Melody Ranch), dies at 66
Sep 14th - Pieter Y Adriani, Dutch tax lawyer, dies at 95
Sep 14th - Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], actress (Follow the Leader), dies at 70
Sep 14th - Warren Hull, actor (Strike it Rich, Who in the World), dies at 71
Sep 18th - Edna Best, actress (Key, Calendar, Escape), dies at 74
Sep 19th - Eve March, actress (Adam's Rib, Danny Boy), dies at 63
Sep 20th - Carlyle Blackwell Jr, entertainer, dies at 61
Sep 20th - Robert Herberigs, Flemish composer (La Chanson d'Eve), dies at 88
Author Jacqueline SusannAuthor Jacqueline Susann (Sep 21st) Sep 21st - Jacqueline Susann, author (Valley of the Dolls), dies of cancer at 53
Sep 21st - Walter Brennan, American actor (Real McCoys, At Gun Point), dies at 80
Sep 23rd - Cliff Arquette, comedian (Charlie Weaver), dies at 68
Sep 23rd - Gerhard Nebel, writer, dies at 70
Sep 23rd - Robbie Mcintosh, drummer (Average White Band), overdoses at 24
Sep 25th - Coco the Clown, [Nikolai Poliakoff], dies at 73
Sep 25th - William Sloane, publisher/writer ("Edge of Running Water"), dies
Sep 27th - Silvio Frondizi, Argentine lawyer, assassinated by the Triple A(b. 1907)
Sep 28th - Raymond Largay, actor (April in Paris, Variety Girl), dies at 88
Sep 29th - John Smallenbroek, Dutch Internal minister, dies at 72
Sep 30th - Carlos Prats, Chilean Constitutionalist General, assassinated in the frame of Operation Condor
Famous Clown Coco the ClownFamous Clown Coco the Clown (Sep 25th) Oct 1st - Spyridon Marinatos, Greek archaeologist (b. 1901)
Oct 2nd - Ina Seidel, writer, dies at 89
Oct 4th - Anne Sexton, US poetess (Pulitzer 1967), dies at 45
Oct 6th - Helmuth Koinigg, Austrian Formula One driver (b. 1948)
Oct 9th - Oskar Schindler, German businessman (b. 1908)
Oct 10th - Marie Luise Kaschnitz, writer, dies at 73
Oct 12th - Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer, dies at 74
Oct 13th - Ed Sullivan, TV host (Ed Sullivan Show, Toast of the Town), dies at 73
Oct 16th - Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavatar, noted Carnatic musician (b. 1895)
Oct 17th - René A de Rooy, Suriname/Antillean poet, dies at 57
Oct 24th - David Oistrach, Russian violinist, dies at 65
Oct 29th - Victor E van Vriesland, poet (Mirror of Dutch Poetry), dies at 82
Nov 1st - Ralf Harolde, actor (Safe, Framed, Stolen Harmony), dies at 75
Industrialist Oskar SchindlerIndustrialist Oskar Schindler (Oct 9th) Nov 4th - Edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop, dies at 62
Nov 5th - Stafford Repp, actor (Chief O'Hara-Batman), dies at 56
Nov 7th - Rodolfo Acosta, actor (Passion, Littlest Outlaw), dies at 54
Nov 7th - Eric Linklater, British author (b. 1899)
Nov 8th - Ivory Joe Hunter, rocker, dies at 60
Nov 9th - Egon Joseph Wellesz, Austria, composer/musicologist, dies at 89
Nov 11th - Alfonso Leng, composer, dies at 80
Nov 11th - Jane Ace, comedian (Easy Aces), dies at 74
Nov 12th - Charles Quinlivan, actor (7 Guns to Mesa), dies at 50
Nov 13th - Karen Silkwood, killed in a car crash under suspicious circumstances
Nov 13th - Vittorio de Sica, Italian actor/director (Boccacio 70), dies
Nov 14th - Johnny Mack Brown, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail), dies at 70
Nov 15th - James Morrison, actor (Don't, Black Beauty), dies on his 86th birthday
Nov 16th - Walther Meissner, German physicist (Meissner Effect), dies at 91
Nov 17th - Clive Brook, actor/director (On Approval), dies at 87
Nov 19th - George Brunies, American musician (b. 1902)
Nov 21st - Frank Martin, Swiss composer (In Terra Fax), dies at 84
Nov 23rd - Cornelius Ryan, war reporter/historian (Bridge too Far), dies at 54
Nov 23rd - Pall Isolfsson, composer, dies at 81
Nov 25th - Nick Drake, rocker, dies of a drug overdose at 26
Nov 25th - Rosemary Lane, actress (Chatterbox, 4 Wives), dies at 61
Nov 25th - [Sithu] U Thant, UN Sec-General (1961-72), dies in NY of cancer at 65
Nov 26th - Cyril Connolly, English intellectual (b. September 10, 1903)
Nov 27th - Louis B Russell Jr, longest living heart transplant, dies at 49
Nov 29th - Haroldson L Hunt, US multi-millionaire, dies at 85
Nov 29th - Ouida Bergere, scriptwriter, dies at 88
Nov 29th - James J. Braddock, American heavyweight boxer (b. 1905)
Dec 1st - Lajos Zilahy, Hungarian/US author (Angry Angel), dies at 83
Dec 1st - Stephen Gill Spottswood, US bishop/chairman (NAACP), dies at 77
Dec 2nd - Sofie-Carmen Eckhardt-Gramatte, composer, dies at 72
Dec 2nd - Max Weber, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1897)
Dec 4th - Lee Kinsolving, actor (Explosive Generation), dies at 36
Dec 5th - Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman, tennis player (US Open 1909-11), dies at 87
Dec 5th - Henry Wadsworth, actor (Applause, Ceiling Zero), dies at 72
Dec 5th - Pietro Germi, actor/director (Serafino, Climax), dies at 60
Dec 9th - George Carew, cricketer (4 Tests for WI between 1935 & 1949), dies
Dec 9th - Jorge Croner de Vasconcelos, composer, dies at 64
Dec 10th - Paul Richards, actor (Dr Thompson-Breaking Point), dies at 50
Dec 11th - Reed Hadley, actor (Racket Squad, Public Defender), dies at 63
Dec 13th - Rufe Davis, actor (Floyd Smoot-Petticoat Junction), dies at 66
Writer and Political Commentator Walter LippmannWriter and Political Commentator Walter Lippmann (Dec 14th) Dec 14th - Walter Lippmann, American journalist (Public Opinion), dies at 85
Dec 15th - Erich Walter Sternberg, composer, dies at 83
Dec 15th - Anatole Litvak, Ukrainian-born screenwriter and film producer (b. 1902)
Dec 16th - Kostas Varnalis, writer, dies
Dec 18th - Harry Hooper, American baseball player (b. 1887)
Dec 20th - Andre Jolivet, French composer (L'eunuque), dies at 69
Dec 21st - Richard Long, actor (Nanny & Professor), dies at 47
Dec 21st - James Henry Govier, British artist (b. 1910)
Dec 22nd - Fosco Giachetti, entertainer, dies at 70
Dec 22nd - Lorraine Gauguin, entertainer, dies at 50
Dec 22nd - Richard Long, actor (Prof-Nanny & Professor), dies at 47

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