Famous Deaths on April 12, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Abbie Hoffman, yippie peace activist of the 60's, dies at 52
  • Gerald Flood, British actor (b. 1927)
  • Herbert Mills, American Singer (The Mills Brothers), dies at 77

Person of interestSugar Ray Robinson

Sugar Ray Robinson [Walter Smith], American middle/welterweight boxer (1946-52, 55, 58), dies of alzheimer's disease at 67

Middle/welterweight championship boxer Sugar Ray Robinson
Middle/welterweight championship boxer
Sugar Ray Robinson