United States of America in History (Part 26)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2501 - 2,600 of 9,878

  • 1924-05-31 Patricia Roberts Harris, (Rep-D),1st African American woman cabinet member, born in Mattoon, Illinois (d. 1985)
  • 1924-06-01 William Sloane Coffin, American clergyman (d. 2006)
  • 1924-06-03 Ted Mallie, American radio and television announcer (d. 1999)
  • 1924-06-08 Lyn Nofziger, American journalist and political advisor to Ronald Reagan, born in Bakersfield, California (d. 2006)
  • 1924-06-11 Ed Farhat, American professional wrestler, born in Detroit (d. 2003)

Person of interestGeorge Mikan

1924-06-18 George Mikan, American Basketball Hall of Fame center (NBA All Star 1951-54; NBL MVP 1948; Minneapolis Lakers), born in Joliet, Illinois (d. 2005)

NBA Center George Mikan
NBA Center
George Mikan
  • 1924-07-08 Johnnie Johnson, American blues and jazz piano player (Chuck Berry's band), born in Fairmount, West Virginia (d. 2005)
  • 1924-07-10 Bobo Brazil [Houston Harris], American professional wrestler, born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 1998)
  • 1924-07-10 Johnny Bach, American basketball player and coach, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1924-07-16 Bess Myerson, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2014)
  • 1924-07-19 Martin Patterson "Pat" Hingle, American actor (Hang 'em High, Splendor in the Grass, Batman Returns), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2009)
  • 1924-07-19 Stanley K. Hathaway, American politician (27th Governor of Wyoming), born in Osceola, Nebraska (d. 2005)
  • 1924-07-20 Thomas Berger, American novelist (Vital Parts, Little Big Man), born in Cincinnati, Ohio, (d. 2014)
  • 1924-07-22 Margaret Whiting, American singer (It Might As Well Be Spring, Time After Time), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2011)

Person of interestElizabeth Short

1924-07-29 Elizabeth Short, American victim in the Black Dahlia case, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1947)

Murder victim Elizabeth Short
Murder victim
Elizabeth Short
  • 1924-08-01 Marcia Mae Jones, American actress (Frankie Darro, The Cisco), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2007)

Person of interestJames Baldwin

1924-08-02 James Baldwin, American novelist (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country) and playwright (The Amen Corner), born in Harlem, New York (d. 1987)

Novelist and Playwright James Baldwin
Novelist and Playwright
James Baldwin
  • 1924-08-02 Joe Harnell, American musician, composer and arranger, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2005)
  • 1924-08-10 Martha Hyer, American actress (Day of the Wolves, Night of the Grizzly), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2014)

Person of interestJack Buck

1924-08-21 Jack Buck, American sports announcer (St. Louis Cardinals), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts (d. 2002)

Sportscaster Jack Buck
Sportscaster
Jack Buck
  • 1924-08-21 Jack Weston [Weinstein], American actor (Dirty Dancing, The Four Seasons, Rad), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1996)
  • 1924-09-07 Leonard Rosenman, American composer (Rebel Without A Cause; Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2008)
  • 1924-09-13 Scott Brady [Gerald Tierney], American actor (Shotgun Slade, China Syndrome, Gremlins, Johnny Guitar), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1985)
  • 1924-09-16 Lauren Bacall, American actress and singer named the 20th greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema (Dark Passage, Key Largo), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2014)
  • 1924-09-27 Bernard Waber, American author, (d. 2013)
  • 1924-09-27 Fred Singer, American scientist

Person of interestTruman Capote

1924-09-30 Truman Capote, American author (In Cold Blood), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • 1924-10-12 Doris Grau, American script supervisor, actress and voice artist (Point Blank, King Kong), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1995)
  • 1924-10-13 Terry Gibbs, American jazz vibraphonist and band leader (Steve Allen Comedy Hour), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1924-10-15 Mark Lenard, American actor (Mr Spock's dad Sarek-Star Trek), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1924-10-27 Ruby Dee, American actress (A Raisin in the Sun, American Gangster), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2014)
  • 1924-11-02 Rudy Van Gelder, American recording engineer (Miles Davis, John Coltrane), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 2016)
  • 1924-11-16 Mel Patton, American sprinter & Olympic champion, born in Los Angeles, California, (d. 2014)
  • 1924-11-23 Paula Raymond, American actress and model (The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2003)
  • 1924-11-24 Victor Grinich, Croatian-American businessman (d. 2000)
  • 1924-11-26 George Segal, American painter and sculptor of lifelike mixed-media figures (Bus Driver), born in NYC, New York (d. 2000)

Person of interestShirley Chisholm

1924-11-30 Shirley Chisholm, 1st African American congresswoman (Rep-D-NY) and presidential candidate, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2005)

1st Black Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm
1st Black Congresswoman
Shirley Chisholm
  • 1924-12-13 Larry Doby, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (MLB All-Star 1949–55; World Series 1948; AL HR leader 1952, 54; 1st African-American in AL; Cleveland Indians), born in Camden, South Carolina (d. 2003)
  • 1924-12-26 Frank Broyles, American athlete, long time athletic director of the University of Arkansas.
  • 1924-12-31 Taylor Mead, American writer, actor and performer (Factory, Taylor Mead's Ass), born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan (d. 2013)
  • 1925-01-01 Matthew "Stymie" Beard, American actor (d. 1981)
  • 1925-01-02 Larry Harmon, American entertainer and TV producer (d. 2008)
  • 1925-01-12 Katherine "Scottie" MacGregor, American actress (Little House on the Prairie), born in Glendale, California (d. 2018)
  • 1925-01-13 Rosemary Murphy, American actress (Margaret-Lucas Tanner), born in Munich, Germany (d. 2014)
  • 1925-01-17 Robert Cormier, American author (d. 2000)
  • 1925-01-17 Edgar Ray Killen, American convict, former preacher, K.K.K. member and murderer, born in Philadelphia, Mississippi (d. 2018)
  • 1925-01-30 Dorothy Malone, American actress (At Gunpoint, Night & Day, Peyton Place), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2018)

Person of interestDouglas Engelbart

1925-01-30 Douglas Engelbart, American computer scientist (computer mouse, Engelbart's Law), born in Portland, Oregon (d. 2013)

Computer Scientist Douglas Engelbart
Computer Scientist
Douglas Engelbart
  • 1925-02-02 Elaine Stritch, American actress (30 Rock, Two's Company), singer and member of the American Theater Hall of Fame, born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2014)
  • 1925-02-12 Joan Mitchell, Chicago USA, American painter and printmaker
  • 1925-02-27 Samuel Dash, American Congressional counsel (d. 2004)
  • 1925-03-14 Francis A. Marzen, American Catholic prelate (d. 2004)
  • 1925-04-04 Emmett Williams, American poet, born in Greenville, South Carolina (d. 2007)

Person of interestEthel Kennedy

1925-04-11 Ethel Kennedy, American human-rights campaigner (wife of Bobby Kennedy), born in Chicago, Illinois

Bobby Kennedy's Wife Ethel Kennedy
Bobby Kennedy's Wife
Ethel Kennedy
  • 1925-04-18 Bob Hastings, American actor (McHale's Navy, All in the Family), born in Brooklyn, New York, (d. 2014)
  • 1925-04-25 Kay E. Kuter, American actor (Green Acres), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2003)
  • 1925-04-29 Ned Austin, American character actor (d. 2007)
  • 1925-05-04 Maurice R. Greenberg, American businessman and CEO of American International Group (AIG), born in NYC, New York
  • 1925-05-05 Leo Ryan, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California), born in Lincoln, Nebraska (d. 1978)

Person of interestYogi Berra

1925-05-12 Yogi Berra, American Baseball Hall of Fame catcher and manager (18 × MLB All-Star; 13 × World Series champion; NY Yankees, Mets; AL MVP (1951, 54, 55), born in St. Louis Missouri (d. 2015)

MLB Catcher and Manager Yogi Berra
MLB Catcher and Manager
Yogi Berra

Person of interestMalcolm X

1925-05-19 Malcolm X [Little], African American human rights activist and Muslim minister, born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1965)

African American Activist Malcolm X
African American Activist
Malcolm X
  • 1925-05-20 Chester Ludgin, American baritone (d. 2003)
  • 1925-05-22 James King, American tenor, born in Dodge City, Kansas (d. 2005)
  • 1925-05-23 Joshua Lederberg, American molecular biologist, Nobel laureate (d. 2008)
  • 1925-05-23 Malcolm "Mac" Wiseman, American bluegrass singer, born in Crimora, Virginia (d. 2019)
  • 1925-05-27 Tony Hillerman, American writer ( Navajo Tribal Police), born in Sacred Heart Oklahoma,
  • 1925-06-20 Audie Murphy, American soldier who was among the most decorated in WW II with 33 medals and actor (To Hell and Back, Whispering Smiths), born in Kingston, Texas (d. 1971)
  • 1925-06-25 Ted Stepien, American businessman and basketball team owner, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2007)
  • 1925-06-29 Cara Williams, American actress (Pete & Gladys, Cara Williams Show), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1925-06-29 Hale Smith, American composer, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2009)
  • 1925-07-07 Wally Phillips, American radio personality (d. 2008)
  • 1925-07-09 Alan Dale, American singer (Alan Dale Show), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1925-07-16 Cal Tjader, American Latin jazz musician, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1982)
  • 1925-07-28 Baruch S. Blumberg, American scientist, Nobel laureate
  • 1925-08-12 Earl Coleman, American jazz singer, born in Port Huron, Michigan (d. 1995)
  • 1925-08-12 George Wetherill, American scientist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2006)
  • 1925-08-18 Sonny Til [Earlington Carl Tilghman], American doo-wop singer (The Orioles), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1981)
  • 1925-08-21 Judy Grable [Nellya Baughman], American professional wrestler, born in Bremerton, Washington (d. 2008)
  • 1925-08-26 Jack Hirshleifer, American economist (d. 2005)
  • 1925-08-28 Billy Grammer, American country music singer and guitarist, born in Benton, Illinois (d. 2011)
  • 1925-09-02 Hugo Montenegro, American composer and bandleader (d. 1981)
  • 1925-09-03 Hank Thompson, American country music singer (The Brazos Valley Boys), born in Waco, Texas (d. 2007)
  • 1925-09-04 Forrest [Asa Earl] Carter, American author and segregationist speech writer, born in Anniston, Alabama (d. 1979)
  • 1925-09-13 Mel Tormé, American singer (The Velvet Fog) and composer (The Christmas Song), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1999)
  • 1925-09-17 Dorothy Loudon, American actress and singer (Garry Moore Show, Annie), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2003)
  • 1925-09-20 Bobby Nunn [Ulysses B. Nunn Sr.], American singer (The Robins, The Coasters), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 1986)
  • 1925-09-26 Marty Robbins, American country singer (Devil Woman, I Walk Alone), born in Glendale, Arizona (d. 1982)
  • 1925-09-29 Steve Forrest, Huntsville, Texas, American actor (Ben-Dallas, SWAT), (d. 2013)
  • 1925-10-05 Bob Thaves, American cartoonist (Frank and Ernest), born in Burt, Iowa (d. 2006)
  • 1925-10-09 Johnny Stompanato, American organized crime figure and abusive partner of actress Lana Turner, born in Woodstock, Illinois (d. 1958)
  • 1925-10-13 Frank D. Gilroy, American writer (Subject Was Roses), born in NYC, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1925-10-20 Tom Dowd, American recording engineer and producer (innovator of multitrack recording), born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1925-10-26 Jan Wolkers, Dutch sculptor and novelist (Brief American), born in Oegstgeest, Netherlands (d. 2007)
  • 1925-10-27 Albert Medwin, American electrical engineer and inventor
  • 1925-10-29 Dominick Dunne, American writer and producer (Panic in Needle Park), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 2009)
  • 1925-10-30 Gus Savage, American politician (Rep-D-IL, 1981- 93), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • 1925-10-30 Teo Macero [Attilio Joseph Macero], American jazz saxophonist, composer and record producer (Miles Davis), born in Glens Falls, New York (d. 2008)
  • 1925-10-31 Lee Grant [Lyova Haskell Rosenthal], American actress (Shampoo, Mulholland Drive), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestDoris Roberts

1925-11-04 Doris Roberts, American actress (Everybody Loves Raymond), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 2016)

Actress Doris Roberts
Actress
Doris Roberts

Person of interestRobert F. Kennedy

1925-11-20 Robert F. Kennedy, American politician (D-Sen-NY, US Attorney General), born in Brookline, Massachusetts (d. 1968)

US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
US Attorney General
Robert F. Kennedy

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 2501 - 2,600 of 4,973

  • 2002-01-23 Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  • 2002-01-23 Robert Nozick, American philosopher (Anarchy, State, and Utopia), dies at 63
  • 2002-01-31 Francis Gabreski, American fighter pilot (b. 1919)
  • 2002-02-02 Paul Baloff, American singer (Exodus) (b. 1960)
  • 2002-02-02 Claude Brown, American writer (b. 1937)
  • 2002-02-04 George Nader, American actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats), dies at 80
  • 2002-02-10 Dave Van Ronk, American folk singer and songwriter, dies at 65
  • 2002-02-13 Waylon Jennings, American country singer and guitarist (Ramblin' Man), dies of diabetic complications at 64
  • 2002-02-15 Howard K. Smith, American journalist (b. 1914)
  • 2002-02-21 Harold Pruett, American actor (Sybil, Embrace of the Vampire), dies of a drug overdose at 32
  • 2002-02-22 Charles "Chuck" Jones, American animator and cartoonist best known for his work with Warner Bros. (Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Coyote, Road Runner, Porky Pig), dies of congestive heart failure at 89
  • 2002-02-22 Daniel Pearl, American journalist (b. 1963)
  • 2002-02-26 Lawrence Tierney, American actor (Abduction, Dillinger, Reservoir Dogs), dies of pneumonia at 82
  • 2002-02-28 Mary Stuart, American actress (Jo-Search for Tomorrow), dies at 75
  • 2002-03-03 Harlan Howard, American country music songwriter, dies at 74
  • 2002-03-11 James Tobin, American economist, Nobel laureate (b. 1918)
  • 2002-03-17 Rosetta LeNoire, American actress (Family Matters, The Brother from Another Planet), dies from diabetes at 90
  • 2002-03-17 Pat Weaver, American broadcast executive (b. 1908)
  • 2002-03-18 R. A. Lafferty, American sci-fi writer (Devil is Dead), dies at 87
  • 2002-03-21 Herman Talmadge, American politician (70th Governor of Georgia), dies at 88
  • 2002-03-23 Eileen Farrell, American soprano (b. 1920)
  • 2002-03-26 Randy Castillo, American drummer (Ozzy Osbourne, Mötley Crüe) (b. 1950)
  • 2002-03-27 Milton Berle, American actor and comedian, dies at 93

Person of interestBilly Wilder

2002-03-27 Billy Wilder, Austrian-born American film director (The Lost Weekend, Some Like it Hot), dies at 95

Filmmaker Billy Wilder
Filmmaker
Billy Wilder
  • 2002-04-05 Layne Staley, American rock singer and guitarist (Alice in Chains-Dirt), dies at 34
  • 2002-04-07 John Agar, American actor (Sands of Iwo Jima, Fort Apache), dies at 81
  • 2002-04-09 Pat Flaherty, American auto racer (Indianapolis 500 1956), dies from cancer at 76
  • 2002-04-15 Damon Francis Knight, American sci-fi author (CV, Beyond the Barrier), dies at 79
  • 2002-04-16 Ruth Fertel, American restaurateur (b. 1927)
  • 2002-04-16 Robert Urich, American actor (b. 1946)
  • 2002-04-20 Alan Dale, American singer (Alan Dale Show), dies at 76
  • 2002-04-25 Left Eye [Lisa Lopes], American singer (TLC), dies in a car crash at 30
  • 2002-04-27 George Alec Effinger, American author, dies at 55
  • 2002-04-27 Ruth Handler, American toy manufacturer (invented the Barbie doll), dies of cancer at 85
  • 2002-04-28 Lou Thesz, American professional wrestler, dies at 86
  • 2002-04-29 Bob Akin, American industrialist and race car driver (b. 1936)
  • 2002-05-05 Paul Klipsch, American engineer, noted for his loudspeaker designs, dies at 98
  • 2002-05-05 George Sidney, American film director (b. 1916)
  • 2002-05-06 Otis Blackwell, American pianist, singer and songwriter (b. 1932)
  • 2002-05-07 Seattle Slew, American racehorse (b. 1974)
  • 2002-05-09 Leon Stein, American composer, dies at 81
  • 2002-05-16 Big Dick Dudley, American professional wrestler (b. 1968)
  • 2002-05-17 Dave Berg, American cartoonist (The Lighter Side of...), dies at 81
  • 2002-05-17 Sharon Sheeley, American songwriter (Somethin' Else), dies of complications following a cerebral hemorrhage at 62 (b. 1940)
  • 2002-05-19 Walter Lord, American author (A Night to Remember), dies at 84

Person of interestStephen Jay Gould

2002-05-20 Stephen Jay Gould, American paleontologist and popular science writer, dies of cancer at 60

Paleontologist and Evolutionary Biologist Stephen Jay Gould
Paleontologist and Evolutionary Biologist
Stephen Jay Gould

Person of interestSam Snead

2002-05-23 Sam Snead, American golfer ((7 PGA Tour major titles; US Masters 1949, 52, 54), dies of a stroke at 89

Golfer Sam Snead
Golfer
Sam Snead
  • 2002-05-24 Wallace Markfield, American writer (b. 1926)
  • 2002-05-29 Mildred Benson, American writer (b. 1905)
  • 2002-06-05 Dee Dee Ramone, American bassist (The Ramones), dies of a heroin overdose at 51
  • 2002-06-06 Robbin Crosby, American heavy metal rock guitarist and vocalist (Ratt-Round & Round), dies at 42

Person of interestJohn Gotti

2002-06-10 John Gotti, American mafia gangster and head of the Gambino family, dies of throat cancer at 61

Gangster John Gotti
Gangster
John Gotti
  • 2002-06-10 Benjamin Ward, 1st African American NYC Police Commissioner, dies at 75
  • 2002-06-12 Bill Blass, American fashion designer, dies at 79
  • 2002-06-13 John Hope, American meteorologist (b. 1919)
  • 2002-06-14 June Jordan, Carribean-American playwright and poet (His Own Where), dies at 65
  • 2002-06-17 Willie Davenport, American bobsledder and track athlete (Olympic gold 110m hurdles 1968), dies from a heart attack at 59

Person of interestJack Buck

2002-06-18 Jack Buck, American baseball announcer, dies at 77

Sportscaster Jack Buck
Sportscaster
Jack Buck
  • 2002-06-22 Ann Landers [Eppie Lederer], American advice columnist "Ask Ann Landers," twin sister of fellow advice columnist "Dear Abby" (Abigail Van Buren), dies of bone marrow cancer at 83
  • 2002-06-29 Rosemary Clooney, American singer (Come On-a My House) and actress (White Christmas), dies of lung cancer at 74
  • 2002-07-02 Ray Brown, American jazz double bassist, dies in his sleep at 75
  • 2002-07-04 Benjamin O. Davis Jr., American general (b. 1912)
  • 2002-07-04 Winnifred Quick, American Titanic survivor (b. 1904)
  • 2002-07-06 John Frankenheimer, American film director (b. 1930)
  • 2002-07-08 Ward Kimball, American animator (b. 1914)
  • 2002-07-09 Laurence Janifer, American writer (b. 1933)

Person of interestRod Steiger

2002-07-09 Rod Steiger, American actor (Illustrated Man, Pawnbroker), dies of pneumonia at 77

  • 2002-07-16 John Cocke, American computer scientist (b. 1925)
  • 2002-07-19 Alan Lomax, American folksong collector (b. 1915)
  • 2002-07-23 William Luther Pierce, American author and activist, dies at 68
  • 2002-07-23 Chaim Potok, American novelist and rabbi (b. 1929)
  • 2002-08-05 Josh Ryan Evans, American actor (b. 1982)
  • 2002-08-05 Chick Hearn, American NBA broadcaster (called 3,338 LA Lakers games), dies at 85

Person of interestMichael Houser

2002-08-10 Michael Houser, American guitarist (Widespread Panic), dies of pancreatic cancer at 40

Guitarist Michael Houser
Guitarist
Michael Houser
  • 2002-08-11 Galen Rowell, American photographer and mountain climber (b. 1940)
  • 2002-08-14 Dave Williams, American singer (Drowning Pool) (b. 1972)
  • 2002-08-16 Jeff Corey [Arthur Zwerling], American actor (Getting Straight, Superman & Mole Men), dies at 88
  • 2002-08-18 Dean Riesner, American film and television screenwriter (Bill and Coo), dies at 83
  • 2002-09-03 W. Clement Stone, American entrepreneur (b. 1902)
  • 2002-09-05 David Todd Wilkinson, American astronomer, author of the first study of the Cosmic microwave background radiation (b. 1935)
  • 2002-09-07 Erma Franklin, American gospel and R&B singer (Piece Of My Heart), dies at 64
  • 2002-09-11 Kim Hunter [Janet Cole], American actress (A Streetcar Named Desire, Planet of the Apes), dies at 79
  • 2002-09-16 James Gregory, American actor (My Favorite Martian, Barney Miller), dies at 90
  • 2002-09-18 Bob Hayes, American athlete (2 x Olympic gold 100m, 4x100m relay 1964) and Pro Football Hall of Fame receiver (3-time Pro Bowl; Dallas Cowboys), dies of kidney failure at 59
  • 2002-09-21 Robert L. Forward, American physicist and writer (b. 1932)
  • 2002-09-24 Tim Rose, American singer-songwriter, dies at 62
  • 2002-10-01 Walter Annenberg, American publisher (Triangle-TV Guide) and philanthropist, dies at 94
  • 2002-10-03 Bruce Paltrow, American television and film producer (b. 1943)
  • 2002-10-09 Charles Guggenheim, American film director and producer (b. 1924)
  • 2002-10-09 Aileen Wournos, American serial killer sentenced to death (b. 1956)
  • 2002-10-10 Teresa Graves, American actress and singer (b. 1948)
  • 2002-10-12 Ray Conniff, American bandleader and musician (Ray Conniff Singers), dies at 85

Person of interestStephen E. Ambrose

2002-10-13 Stephen E. Ambrose, American historian (Band of Brothers), dies of lung cancer at 66

  • 2002-10-14 Norbert Schultze, American composer and songwriter (b. 1911)
  • 2002-10-16 Angela Dawson, American murder victim
  • 2002-10-17 Aileen Riggin, American diver (Olympic gold 3m springboard 1920, 24), dies at 96
  • 2002-10-20 Barbara Berjer, American actress (b. 1920)
  • 2002-10-23 Adolph Green, American lyricist and playwright (It's Always Fair Weather), dies at 87
  • 2002-10-24 Winton M. Blount, United States Postmaster General (b. 1921)
  • 2002-10-24 Harry Hay, American activist (b. 1912)