Famous People Who Died in June 1967

  • Jun 2 Benno Ohnesorg, German student (b. 1940)
  • Jun 2 Zamah Cunningham, actress (Menosha the Magnificent), dies at 74
  • Jun 3 Arthur Mitchell Ransome, British journalist, critic, and children's book author (Swallows and Amazons), dies at 83
  • Jun 3 Arthur Tedder, British Air Marshal (WWII), dies at 76
  • Jun 3 Gertrude "Mickey" MacFadden, American entertainer, dies of a heart attack at 67
  • Jun 5 Edna Park Edwards, American stage and vaudeville actress, dies at 72
  • Jun 6 Edward G Givens Jr, Major USAF/astronaut, dies in an car crash at 47
  • Jun 7 Anatoly Maltsev, Russian mathematician (decidability of various algebraic groups), dies at 57

Dorothy ParkerDorothy Parker (1893-1967)

Jun 7 American poet (Enough Rope), short story writer and satirist (1958 Marjorie Peabody Award), dies at 73

  • Jun 7 Pauline Brooks, actress (Make a Million), dies of cancer at 54
  • Jun 8 Elliot Griffis, American composer, dies at 74
  • Jun 9 Stefan Boleslaw Poradowski, Polish composer, dies at 64
  • Jun 10 Frank Butler, American actor and screenwriter (Road to Bali, China), dies at 76

Spencer TracySpencer Tracy (1900-1967)

Jun 10 American actor (Woman of the Year, Father of the Bride), dies at 67

  • Jun 12 Bombardier Billy Wells [William Thomas Wells], English heavyweight boxer (Lionsdale Belt, 1911), dies at 79
  • Jun 13 Gerald Patterson, Australian tennis player (Wimbledon 1919, 21; Australian C'ships 1927), dies at 71

Eddie EaganEddie Eagan (1897-1967)

Jun 14 American boxer (Olympic gold light heavyweight 1920) and bobsledder (Olympic gold 4-man 1932), dies of a heart attack at 69

  • Jun 16 Reginald Denny, English actor (Rebecca, Cat Ballou, Batman), dies at 75
  • Jun 18 Beat Fehr, Swiss racing driver (b. 1942)
  • Jun 18 Giacomo Russo, Italian racing driver (b. 1937)
  • Jun 18 William Tracy, American actor (To the Shores of Tripoli, The Shop Around the Corner), dies at 49
  • Jun 22 Adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer, dies at 79
  • Jun 24 Emile van Dievoet, Flemish lawyer, dies at 81
  • Jun 26 Errol Hunte, Trinidadian cricketer (WI batsman in 3 Tests v England 1930), dies at 55
  • Jun 26 Françoise Dorléac, French actress, sister of Catherine Deneuve dies in a car accident at 25

Jayne MansfieldJayne Mansfield (1933-1967)

Jun 29 American actress (The Girl Can't Help It), dies in a car crash at 34

  • Jun 29 Oskar Maria Graf, German writer, dies at 72

Primo CarneraPrimo Carnera (1906-1967)

Jun 29 Italian boxer (World Heavyweight Champion 1933-34), dies of alcohol-related liver disease at 60