Famous Deaths in June 1975

  • Jun 2 Eisaku Sato, premier of Japan (1964-71 Nobel 1974), dies at 74
  • Jun 3 Ozzie Nelson, American actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies at 69
  • Jun 4 Evelyn Brent, actress (Nitwits, Last Command, Spy Train), dies at 75
  • Jun 5 Paul Keres, Estonian chess player (b. 1916)
  • Jun 6 Larry Blyden, actor (Joe & Mabel, What's My Line), dies at 49
  • Jun 8 William F Jenkins, author (Time Tunnel, Land of Giants), dies at 78
  • Jun 9 David Frederick Barlow, composer, dies at 48
  • Jun 11 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90
  • Jun 14 Pablo Antonio, Filipino modernist architect (b. 1902)
  • Jun 16 Don Robey, US gospel/impresario/producer, dies at 71
  • Jun 18 Faisal Ibn Mussed Abdul Aziz, Saudi prince, beheaded in Riyadh shopping center parking lot for killing his uncle the king

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 19 Sam Giancana, American gangster, dies of multiple gunshot wounds at 67

Gangster Sam Giancana
Gangster
Sam Giancana
  • Jun 20 Daniel Ayala Perez, composer, dies at 68
  • Jun 21 Heinz Lau, German composer, dies at 49
  • Jun 23 William Hansen, actor (Homebodies), dies at 64
  • Jun 26 St. JosemarĂ­a Escrivá, Spanish Catholic priest (b. 1902)
  • Jun 28 Rod Serling, writer/host (Twilight Zone, Night Gallery), dies at 50
  • Jun 28 Konstantinos Apostolos Doxiadis, Greek architect (b. 1913)
  • Jun 28 Serge Reding, Belgian weightlifter (b. 1941)
  • Jun 29 Jerry Verno, actor (River of Unrest, Ourselves Alone), dies at 79
  • Jun 29 Tim Buckley, American singer-songwriter, dies at 28 of a heroin overdose