Famous Deaths on June 16, 1979

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Famous Deaths

  • Ben Weber, US composer (Thorne Music Award 1965), dies at 62
  • Ignatius Kutu Acheamphong, Ghanaian dictator (b. 1931)
  • Liselotte Welskopf-Heinrich, writer, dies at 77
  • Nicholas Ray, American film director (b. 1911)