Famous Deaths in July 1999

  • 1st Edward Dmytryk, Canadian-born film director (b. 1908)
  • 1st Guy Mitchell [Albert George Cernik], American singer and actor (Red Garters, 3 Redheads from Seattle), dies at 72
  • 1st Forrest Mars Sr., American candy magnate (b. 1904)
  • 1st Sylvia Sidney, American actress (b. 1910)

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2nd Mario Puzo, American author, dies at 78

Novelist Mario Puzo
Mario Puzo
  • 3rd Mark Sandman, American musician (b. 1952)
  • 4th Leo Garel, American artist and cartoonist (b.1917)
  • 6th Carl Gunter Jr, American politician (b. 1938)
  • 6th Joaquin Rodrigo, Spanish composer (b. 1901)
  • 6th Barry Winchell, American soldier (b. 1977)
  • 7th Captain Vikram Batra, Indian Army officer, awarded Param Vir Chakra (September 9,1974)
  • 8th Pete Conrad, American astronaut (b. 1930)
  • 9th Robert de Cotret, Canadian politician (b. 1944)
  • 11th Helen Forrest, American singer (b. 1917)
  • 12th Bill Owen, British actor (b. 1914)
  • 16th Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, wife of John F. Kennedy, Jr. (b. 1966)

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16th John F. Kennedy Jr., American publisher (George) and lawyer, dies in a plane crash at 38

Publisher and Lawyer John F. Kennedy Jr.
Publisher and Lawyer
John F. Kennedy Jr.
  • 16th Hiromi Yanagihara, Japanese singer (b. 1979)
  • 17th Kevin Wilkinson, English drummer (The Waterboys), commits suicide at 41
  • 20th Sandra Gould, American actress (b. 1916)
  • 22nd Gar Samuelson, American musician (Megadeth) (b. 1958)
  • 23rd Hassan II, King of Morocco (1961-99), dies of natural causes at 70
  • 27th Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, Russian mathematician (b. 1912)
  • 27th Sweets Edison, American jazz trumpet player (b. 1915)
  • 28th Trygve Haavelmo, Norwegian economist, Nobel laureate (b. 1911)