Famous Deaths on June 26, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Catherine Leno, mother of Tonight Show host Jay, dies of cancer at 82
  • Jack Bittner, entertainer, dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Roy Campanella, 3xMVP catcher (Dodgers), dies of a heart attack at 71

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella
  • William H. Riker, American political scientist (b. 1920)
  • Willy C of Hemert, director/(text)poet (Small Truth), dies at 81