Famous Deaths on February 24th, 1990

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Famous Deaths

  • Johnnie Ray, singer (Cry), dies of liver failure at 61

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Malcolm Forbes, CEO (Forbes Publishing), dies of a heart attack at 70

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  • Sandro Pertini, president of Italy (1978, 85), dies at 93
  • Tony Conigliaro, baseball player (Red Sox), dies of pneumonia at 45