Deaths in History in July 1986

  • Jul 4 Oscar Zariski, Russian mathematician (b. 1899)
  • Jul 6 Jagjivan Ram, Indian politician (b. 1908)
  • Jul 9 Karl-Heinz Beckurts, West german Siemens manager, murdered
  • Jul 9 Le Duan, Vietnamese politician, dies at 78
  • Jul 14 Raymond Loewy, US industrial designer, dies at 92
  • Jul 21 Paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed
  • Jul 24 Fritz A Lipman, discoverer (co-enzymes, Nobel 1953), dies at 87
  • Jul 25 Vincente Minnelli, American director (Gigi, Goodbye Charlie), dies in LA at 76
  • Jul 26 Averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94
  • Jul 28 Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter and sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91
  • Jul 31 Chiune Sugihara, Japanese diplomat (b. 1900)