Deaths in History in June 1975

  • Jun 2 Eisaku Sato, premier of Japan (1964-71 Nobel 1974), dies at 74
  • Jun 5 Paul Keres, Estonian chess player (b. 1916)
  • Jun 8 William F Jenkins, author (Time Tunnel, Land of Giants), dies at 78
  • Jun 14 Pablo Antonio, Filipino modernist architect (b. 1902)
  • Jun 18 Faisal Ibn Mussed Abdul Aziz, Saudi prince, beheaded in Riyadh shopping center parking lot for killing his uncle the king

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Jun 19 Sam Giancana, American gangster, dies of multiple gunshot wounds at 67

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  • Jun 26 St. JosemarĂ­a Escrivá, Spanish Catholic priest (b. 1902)
  • Jun 28 Rod Serling, American writer and host (Twilight Zone, Night Gallery), dies at 50
  • Jun 28 Konstantinos Apostolos Doxiadis, Greek architect (b. 1913)