What happened on April 1? There are more than 336 events that were made this day in history. Here are the important historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

Interesting Facts & Myths About April 1

April 1 In HistoryApril 1 is the 92nd day of the year 2020. There are 274 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday. This day falls under the 14th week of the year 2020.

On this day in Egypt, Arkansas 72427 sunrise occured at 06:48 AM and sunset occured at 07:26 PM (local time).

The zodiac sign of a person born on this day is Aries. The modern birthstone for this month is Diamond while the mystical birthstone is Opal.

According to the Chinese calendar, there are 317 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year (February 12, 2021).

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April 1: A Day In History

April 1 is most notable in many countries for being April Fools’ Day.

Historical Events For April 1

  • 286
    Emperor Diocletian elevates his general Maximian to co-emperor with the rank of Augustus and gives him control over the Western regions of the Roman Empire.
  • 325
    Crown Prince Jin Chengdi, age 4, succeeds his father Jin Mingdi as emperor of the Eastern Jin Dynasty.
  • 527
    Byzantine Emperor Justin I names his nephew Justinian I as co-ruler and successor to the throne.
  • 1293
    Robert Winchelsey leaves England for Rome, to be consecrated as Archbishop of Canterbury.
  • 1318
    Berwick-upon-Tweed is captured by the Scottish from England.
  • 1340
    Niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark.
  • 1572
    In the Eighty Years’ War, the Watergeuzen capture Brielle from the Spaniards, gaining the first foothold on land for what would become the Dutch Republic.
  • 1789
    In New York City, the United States House of Representatives holds its first quorum and elects Frederick Muhlenberg of Pennsylvania as its first House Speaker.
  • 1826
    Samuel Morey patents the internal combustion engine.
  • 1833
    The Convention of 1833, a political gathering of settlers in Mexican Texas to help draft a series of petitions to the Mexican government, begins in San Felipe de Austin
  • 1854
    Hard Times begins serialisation in Charles Dickens’ magazine, Household Words.
  • 1865
    American Civil War: Battle of Five Forks – In Siege of Petersburg, Confederate General Robert E. Lee begins his final offensive.
  • 1867
    Singapore becomes a British crown colony.
  • 1871
    The first stage of the Brill Tramway opened.
  • 1873
    The British steamer RMS Atlantic sinks off Nova Scotia, killing 547.
  • 1887
    Mumbai Fire Brigade is established.
  • 1891
    The Wrigley Company is founded in Chicago, Illinois.
  • 1893
    The rank of Chief Petty Officer in the United States Navy is established.
  • 1908
    The Territorial Force (renamed Territorial Army in 1920) is formed as a volunteer reserve component of the British Army.
  • 1918
    The Royal Air Force is created by the merger of the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Naval Air Service.
  • 1919
    The Staatliches Bauhaus school was founded by Walter Gropius in Weimar.
  • 1922
    Six Irish Catholic civilians are shot and beaten-to-death by a gang of policemen in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
  • 1924
    Adolf Hitler is sentenced to five years in jail for his participation in the “Beer Hall Putsch”. However, he spends only nine months in jail, during which he writes Mein Kampf.
  • 1924
    The Royal Canadian Air Force is formed.
  • 1933
    English cricketer Wally Hammond set a record for the highest individual Test innings of 336 not out, during a Test match against New Zealand.
  • 1933
    The recently elected Nazis under Julius Streicher organize a one-day boycott of all Jewish-owned businesses in Germany, ushering in a series of anti-Semitic acts.
  • 1936
    Orissa formerly known as Kalinga or Utkal becomes a state in India.
  • 1937
    Aden becomes a British crown colony. Bombing of Jaén, Spain by Nazi forces.
  • 1939
    Generalísimo Francisco Franco of the Spanish State announces the end of the Spanish Civil War, when the last of the Republican forces surrender.
  • 1941
    A military coup in Iraq overthrows the regime of 'Abd al-Ilah and installs Rashid Ali as Prime Minister.
  • 1941
    The Blockade Runner Badge for the German navy is instituted.
  • 1944
    Navigation errors lead to an accidental American bombing of the Swiss city of Schaffhausen.
  • 1945
    World War II: Operation Iceberg – United States troops land on Okinawa in the last campaign of the war.
  • 1946
    Aleutian Island earthquake: A 7.8 magnitude earthquake near the Aleutian Islands creates a tsunami that strikes the Hawaiian Islands killing 159, mostly in Hilo.
  • 1946
    Formation of the Malayan Union.
  • 1947
    Paul becomes king of Greece, on the death of his childless elder brother, George II.
  • 1948
    Cold War: Berlin Airlift– Military forces, under direction of the Russian-controlled government in East Germany, set-up a land blockade of West Berlin.
  • 1948
    Faroe Islands receive autonomy from Denmark.
  • 1949
    Chinese Civil War: The Communist Party of China holds unsuccessful peace talks with the Kuomintang in Beijing, after three years of fighting.
  • 1949
    The 26 counties of the Irish Free State become the Republic of Ireland.
  • 1949
    The Canadian government repeals Japanese Canadian internment after seven years.
  • 1954
    President Dwight D. Eisenhower authorizes the creation of the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado.
  • 1955
    The EOKA rebellion against The British Empire begins in Cyprus, with the goal of obtaining the desired unification (“enosis”) with Greece.
  • 1957
    The BBC broadcasts the spaghetti tree hoax on its current affairs programme Panorama.
  • 1959
    Iakovos is enthroned as Greek Orthodox Archbishop of America.
  • 1960
    The TIROS-1 satellite transmits the first television picture from space.
  • 1967
    The United States Department of Transportation begins operation.
  • 1969
    The Hawker Siddeley Harrier enters service with the Royal Air Force.
  • 1970
    President Richard Nixon signs the Public Health Cigarette Smoking Act into law, requiring the Surgeon General’s warnings on tobacco products and banning cigarette advertisements on television and radio in the United States, starting on January 1, 1971.
  • 1971
    Bangladesh Liberation War: The Pakistan Army massacred over 1,000 people in Keraniganj Upazila, Bangladesh.
  • 1973
    Project Tiger, a tiger conservation project, is launched in the Corbett National Park, India.
  • 1974
    In the United Kingdom, the Metropolitan and non-metropolitan counties come into being.
  • 1976
    Apple Inc. is formed by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.
  • 1976
    Conrail takes over operations from six bankrupt railroads in the Northeastern U.S.
  • 1976
    The Jovian–Plutonian gravitational effect hoax is first reported by British astronomer Patrick Moore.
  • 1978
    The Philippine College of Commerce, through a presidential decree, becomes the Polytechnic University of the Philippines.
  • 1979
    Iran becomes an Islamic Republic by a 98% vote, officially overthrowing the Shah.
  • 1989
    Margaret Thatcher’s new local government tax, the Community Charge (commonly known as the “poll tax”), is introduced in Scotland.
  • 1992
    Start of the Bosnian war.
  • 1997
    Comet Hale-Bopp is seen passing over perihelion.
  • 1999
    Nunavut is established as a Canadian territory carved out of the eastern part of the Northwest Territories.
  • 2001
    An EP-3E United States Navy surveillance aircraft collides with a Chinese People’s Liberation Army Shenyang J-8 fighter jet. The Navy crew makes an emergency landing in Hainan, People’s Republic of China and is detained.
  • 2001
    Former President of Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Slobodan Milošević surrenders to police special forces, to be tried on war crimes charges.
  • 2001
    Same-sex marriage becomes legal in the Netherlands, the first country to allow it.
  • 2006
    The Serious Organised Crime Agency, dubbed the “British FBI”, is created in the United Kingdom.
  • 2009
    Croatia and Albania join NATO.
  • 2011
    After protests against the burning of the Quran turned violent, a mob attacked a United Nations compound in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan and killed thirteen people, including eight foreign workers.

Who Were Born On April 1?

  • 1220
    Emperor Go-Saga of Japan (d. 1272)
  • 1543
    François de Bonne, duc de Lesdiguières, Constable of France (d. 1626)
  • 1578
    William Harvey, English physician (d. 1657)
  • 1610
    Charles de Saint-Évremond, French soldier (d. 1703)
  • 1640
    Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (d. 1697)
  • 1647
    John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, English poet (d. 1680)
  • 1697
    Antoine François Prévost, French author and novelist (d. 1763)
  • 1753
    Joseph de Maistre, French diplomat and writer (d. 1821)
  • 1765
    Luigi Schiavonetti, Italian engraver (d. 1810)
  • 1776
    Sophie Germain, French mathematician (d. 1831)
  • 1815
    Edward Clark, American politician (d. 1880)
  • 1815
    Otto von Bismarck, German statesman (d. 1898)
  • 1834
    James “Big Jim” Fisk, American entrepreneur (d. 1872)
  • 1854
    Bill Traylor, American artist (d. 1949)
  • 1856
    Acacio Gabriel Viegas, Indian physician (d. 1933)
  • 1865
    Richard Adolf Zsigmondy, Austrian-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1929)
  • 1866
    Ferruccio Busoni, Italian pianist and composer (d. 1924)
  • 1868
    Edmond Rostand, French dramatist (d. 1918)
  • 1873
    Sergei Rachmaninoff, Russian composer, pianist, and conductor (d. 1943)
  • 1874
    Ernest William Barnes, English mathematician and theologian (d. 1953)
  • 1875
    Edgar Wallace, English writer (d. 1932)
  • 1880
    Agha Petros, Assyrian general (d. 1932)
  • 1882
    Paul Anspach, Belgian fencer (d. 1991)
  • 1883
    Lon Chaney, Sr., American actor (d. 1930)
  • 1884
    Laurette Taylor, American stage actress (d. 1946)
  • 1885
    Wallace Beery, American actor (d. 1949)
  • 1887
    H. S. Lloyd, British dog breeder (d. 1963)
  • 1889
    K. B. Hedgewar, Indian physician and Hindu nationalism advocate (d. 1940)
  • 1893
    Cicely Courtneidge, English actress and comedian (d. 1980)
  • 1895
    Alberta Hunter, American singer (d. 1984)
  • 1897
    Nita Naldi, American actress (d. 1961)
  • 1898
    William James Sidis, American mathematician and child prodigy (d. 1944)
  • 1899
    Gustavs Celmins, Latvian politician (d. 1968)
  • 1901
    Whittaker Chambers, American writer, editor, and defector (d. 1961)
  • 1902
    Maria Polydouri, Greek poet (d. 1930)
  • 1906
    Aleksandr Yakovlev, Russian engineer and aeroplane designer (d. 1989)
  • 1908
    Abraham Maslow, American psychologist (d. 1970)
  • 1909
    Eddy Duchin, American pianist and bandleader (d. 1951)
  • 1911
    Fauja Singh, Indian athlete
  • 1912
    Donald Nyrop, American airline executive (d. 2010)
  • 1913
    Memos Makris, Greek sculptor (d. 1993)
  • 1914
    Lor Tok, Thai comedian and actor (d. 2002)
  • 1915
    Otto Wilhelm Fischer, Austrian actor (d. 2004)
  • 1917
    Melville Shavelson, American film director, producer and screenwriter (d. 2007)
  • 1919
    Joseph Murray, American surgeon, Nobel laureate
  • 1920
    Toshirō Mifune, Japanese actor (d. 1997)
  • 1921
    Ken Reardon, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2008)
  • 1922
    William Manchester, American historian (d. 2004)
  • 1924
    Brendan Byrne, American politician
  • 1924
    Miodrag Petrović, Serbian actor (d. 2003)
  • 1926
    Anne McCaffrey, American author (d. 2011)
  • 1926
    Charles Bressler, American tenor
  • 1926
    John Scott Martin, English actor (d. 2009)
  • 1927
    Amos Milburn, American pianist (d. 1980)
  • 1927
    Peter Cundall, Australian horticulturist
  • 1927
    Walter Bahr, American footballer
  • 1928
    George Grizzard, American actor (d. 2007)
  • 1929
    Bo Schembechler, American football coach (d. 2006)
  • 1929
    Jane Powell, American dancer, actress, and singer
  • 1929
    Milan Kundera, Czech writer
  • 1929
    Payut Ngaokrachang, Thai animator (d. 2010)
  • 1930
    Grace Lee Whitney, American actress
  • 1931
    Ita Ever, Estonian actress
  • 1931
    Rolf Hochhuth, German writer
  • 1932
    Debbie Reynolds, American actress
  • 1932
    Gordon Jump, American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1933
    Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, French physicist, Nobel laureate
  • 1933
    Dan Flavin, American artist (d. 1996)
  • 1934
    Don Hastings, American actor
  • 1934
    Rod Kanehl, American baseball player (d. 2004)
  • 1934
    Vladimir Posner, Russian journalist
  • 1935
    Larry McDonald, American politician (d. 1983)
  • 1936
    Abdul Qadeer Khan, Pakistani nuclear scientist
  • 1936
    Jean-Pascal Delamuraz, Swiss politician (d. 1998)
  • 1937
    Jordan Charney, American actor
  • 1937
    Yılmaz Güney, Turkish actor, film director (d. 1984)
  • 1938
    John Quade, American actor (d. 2009)
  • 1939
    Ali MacGraw, American actress
  • 1939
    Phil Niekro, American baseball player
  • 1939
    Rudolph Isley, American singer
  • 1940
    Wangari Maathai, Kenyan environmentalist, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 2011)
  • 1941
    Ajit Wadekar, Indian cricketer
  • 1942
    Annie Nightingale, British disc jockey
  • 1942
    Samuel R. Delany, American author
  • 1943
    Carol White, British actress (d. 1991)
  • 1944
    Rusty Staub, American baseball player
  • 1945
    John Barbata, American drummer
  • 1946
    Arrigo Sacchi, Italian football coach
  • 1946
    Eva Polttila, Finnish news broadcaster
  • 1946
    Nikitas Kaklamanis, Greek politician
  • 1946
    Ronnie Lane, English musician (d. 1997)
  • 1947
    Alain Connes, French mathematician
  • 1947
    Norm Van Lier, American basketball player (d. 2009)
  • 1947
    Robin Scott, English singer
  • 1948
    Jimmy Cliff, Jamaican musician
  • 1949
    Gérard Mestrallet, French businessman
  • 1949
    Gil Scott-Heron, American musician and composer (d. 2011)
  • 1949
    Sammy Nelson, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1950
    Loris Kessel, Swiss racing driver (d. 2010)
  • 1950
    Samuel Alito, American lawyer and jurist
  • 1951
    John Philip Abizaid, American army general
  • 1952
    Annette O'Toole, American actress
  • 1952
    Bernard Stiegler, French philosopher
  • 1953
    Barry Sonnenfeld, producer and director
  • 1954
    Jeff Porcaro, American drummer (d. 1992)
  • 1955
    Humayun Akhtar Khan, Pakistani statesman
  • 1955
    Terry Nichols, American mass murderer
  • 1957
    David Gower, English cricketer
  • 1957
    Denise Nickerson, American actress
  • 1958
    D. Boon, American musician (d. 1985)
  • 1959
    Margita Stefanović, Yugoslav architect and musician (d. 2002)
  • 1960
    Michael Praed, British actor
  • 1961
    Susan Boyle, Scottish singer and Britain’s Got Talent contestant
  • 1962
    Phillip Schofield, British television presenter
  • 1962
    Samboy Lim, Filipino basketball player
  • 1963
    Teddy Diaz, Filipino rock guitarist (The Dawn) (d.1988)
  • 1964
    Erik Breukink, Dutch cyclist and manager
  • 1964
    Kevin Duckworth, American basketball player (d. 2008)
  • 1964
    Scott Stevens, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1965
    Mark Jackson, American basketball player
  • 1965
    Robert Steadman, English composer
  • 1965
    Tomas Alfredson, Swedish film director
  • 1966
    Chris Evans, English disc jockey
  • 1967
    Phil Demmel, American musician
  • 1968
    Andreas Schnaas, German horror film director
  • 1968
    Julia Boutros, Lebanese singer
  • 1968
    Traci Lind, American actress
  • 1969
    Dean Windass, English football player
  • 1969
    Fadl Shaker, Lebanese singer
  • 1970
    Sung Hi Lee, Korean-born model
  • 1971
    Jessica Collins, American actress
  • 1971
    Lachy Hulme, Australian actor and screenwriter
  • 1971
    Method Man, American rapper
  • 1971
    Shinji Nakano, Japanese race car driver
  • 1971
    Sonia Bisset, Cuban javelin thrower
  • 1972
    Albert Hughes, American film director
  • 1972
    Allen Hughes, American film director
  • 1972
    Darren McCarty, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1972
    Jesse Tobias, American musician
  • 1973
    Christian Finnegan, American comedian
  • 1973
    Joe Francis, American adult video producer
  • 1973
    Kris Marshall, British actor
  • 1973
    Rachel Maddow, American radio personality and political analyst
  • 1973
    Stephen Fleming, New Zealand cricketer
  • 1974
    Beatriz Batarda, Portuguese actress
  • 1974
    China Chow, British actress
  • 1974
    Hugo Benjamín Ibarra, Argentine footballer
  • 1974
    Richard Christy, American drummer
  • 1974
    Sandra Völker, German swimmer
  • 1975
    George Bastl, Swiss tennis player
  • 1975
    John Butler, Australian singer and musician
  • 1976
    Clarence Seedorf, Dutch footballer
  • 1976
    David Oyelowo, English-Nigerian actor
  • 1977
    Haimar Zubeldia, Spanish cyclist
  • 1977
    Jon Gosselin, American TV personality
  • 1978
    Anamaria Marinca, Romanian actress
  • 1978
    Antonio de Nigris, Mexican footballer (d. 2009)
  • 1978
    Etan Thomas, American basketball player
  • 1978
    Jean-Pierre Dumont, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1978
    Miroslava Vavrinec, Swiss tennis player
  • 1979
    Ivano Balić, Croatian handballer
  • 1980
    Bijou Phillips, American actress
  • 1980
    Dennis Kruppke, German footballer
  • 1980
    Randy Orton, American professional wrestler
  • 1980
    Yūko Takeuchi, Japanese actress
  • 1981
    Aimee Chan, Miss Hong Kong 2006
  • 1981
    Antonis Fotsis, Greek basketball player
  • 1981
    Asli Bayram, Turkish-born German model and actress
  • 1981
    Bjoern Einar Romoeren, Norwegian skijumper
  • 1981
    Hannah Spearritt, British singer and actor
  • 1982
    Sam Huntington, American actor
  • 1982
    Taran Killam, American comedian and actor
  • 1983
    Ólafur Ingi Skúlason, Icelandic footballer
  • 1983
    John Axford, Canadian baseball pitcher
  • 1983
    Jussi Jokinen, Finnish ice hockey player
  • 1983
    Lance Hohaia, New Zealand rugby player
  • 1983
    Matt Lanter, American actor and model
  • 1983
    Sean Taylor, American football player (d. 2007)
  • 1983
    Sergey Lazarev, Russian singer
  • 1983
    Tamati Ellison, New Zealand rugby player
  • 1984
    Gilberto Macena, Brazilian footballer
  • 1985
    Daniel Murphy, American baseball player
  • 1985
    Josh Zuckerman, American actor
  • 1986
    Ireen Wüst, Dutch speed skater
  • 1986
    Shunichi Miyamoto, Japanese musician
  • 1987
    Ding Junhui, Chinese snooker player
  • 1987
    Gianluca Musacci, Italian footballer
  • 1987
    Li Ting, Chinese diver
  • 1987
    Oliver Turvey, British racing driver
  • 1988
    Brook Lopez, American basketball player
  • 1988
    Courtney McCool, American gymnast
  • 1988
    Robin Lopez, American basketball player
  • 1989
    David N'Gog, French footballer
  • 1989
    Jan Blokhuijsen, Dutch speed skater
  • 1989
    Vietoris Krisztián, German racing driver
  • 1993
    Keito Okamoto, Japanese singer
  • 1997
    Asa Butterfield, English actor

Who Died On April 1?

  • 1085
    Emperor Shenzong of Song China (b. 1048)
  • 1132
    St. Hugues, Bishop of Grenoble (b. 1053)
  • 1204
    Eleanor of Aquitaine, mother of Richard I of England and John of England (b. 1122)
  • 1205
    King Amalric II of Jerusalem (b. 1145)
  • 1528
    Francisco de Peñalosa, Spanish composer
  • 1580
    Alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer
  • 1621
    Cristofano Allori, Italian painter (b. 1577)
  • 1637
    Niwa Nagashige, Japanese warlord (b. 1571)
  • 1682
    Franz Egon of Fürstenberg, Bavarian Catholic archbishop (b. 1625)
  • 1787
    Floyer Sydenham, English classical scholar (b. 1710)
  • 1839
    Benjamin Pierce, American politician (b. 1757)
  • 1865
    Giuditta Pasta, Italian soprano (b. 1797)
  • 1872
    Frederick Maurice, English theologian (b. 1805)
  • 1872
    William Frederick Horry, English convicted murderer (b. 1843)
  • 1878
    John Corry Wilson Daly, Canadian politician (b. 1796)
  • 1890
    Alexander F. Mozhayskiy, Russian aviation pioneer (b. 1825)
  • 1890
    David Wilber, American politician (b. 1820)
  • 1897
    Jandamarra, Indigenous Australian resistance leader (b. c. 1873)
  • 1914
    Rube Waddell, American baseball player (b. 1876)
  • 1917
    Scott Joplin, American musician and composer (b. 1868)
  • 1922
    Charles I of Austria (b. 1887)
  • 1930
    Cosima Wagner, daughter of Franz Liszt and widow of Richard Wagner (b. 1837)
  • 1946
    Noah Beery, Sr., American actor (b. 1882)
  • 1947
    King George II of Greece (b. 1890)
  • 1950
    Charles R. Drew, American physician (b. 1904)
  • 1962
    Jussi Kekkonen, Finnish major (b. 1910)
  • 1965
    Helena Rubinstein, Polish-born American cosmetics manufacturer (b. 1870)
  • 1966
    Flann O'Brien, Irish humorist (b. 1911)
  • 1967
    Dang Van Ngu, Vietnamese doctor and intellectual (b. 1910)
  • 1968
    Lev Davidovich Landau, Russian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1908)
  • 1976
    Max Ernst, German artist (b. 1891)
  • 1979
    Barbara Luddy, American actress (b. 1908)
  • 1979
    Bruno Coquatrix, French music impresario (b. 1910)
  • 1981
    Eua Sunthornsanan, Thai composer and bandleader (b. 1910)
  • 1984
    Elizabeth Goudge, English writer (b. 1900)
  • 1984
    Marvin Gaye, American singer (b. 1939)
  • 1985
    Douglass Wallop, American novelist and playwright (b. 1920)
  • 1986
    Erik Bruhn, Danish ballet dancer, choreographer (b. 1928)
  • 1988
    Jim Jordan, American actor (Fibber McGee) (b. 1896)
  • 1991
    Jaime Guzmán, Chilean politician (b. 1946)
  • 1991
    Martha Graham, American dancer and choreographer (b. 1894)
  • 1992
    Michael Havers, British barrister and politician (b. 1923)
  • 1992
    Nigel Preston, English drummer (b. 1959)
  • 1993
    Alan Kulwicki, American race car driver (b. 1954)
  • 1994
    Robert Doisneau, French photographer (b. 1912)
  • 1995
    H. Adams Carter, American Alpine Club President, 10th Mountain Division trainer (b. 1914)
  • 1995
    Lucy Rie, American potter (b. 1902)
  • 1996
    John McSherry, American baseball umpire (b. 1944)
  • 1997
    Norman Carr, British conservationist (b. 1912)
  • 1998
    Gene Evans, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 1998
    Rozz Williams, American musician (Christian Death) (b. 1963)
  • 1999
    Jesse Stone, American record producer (b. 1901)
  • 2000
    Alexander Mackenzie Stuart, Baron Mackenzie-Stuart, Scottish jurist (b. 1924)
  • 2001
    Jo-Jo Moore, American baseball player (b. 1908)
  • 2001
    Olivia Barclay, British astrologer (b. 1919)
  • 2001
    Trinh Cong Son, Vietnamese composer (b. 1939)
  • 2002
    Gavin Pfuhl, South African cricketer (b. 1947)
  • 2002
    Simo Häyhä, Finnish marksman (b. 1905)
  • 2003
    Leslie Cheung, Hong Kong actor and singer (b. 1956)
  • 2004
    Aaron Bank, American Office of Strategic Services officer and founder of the US Army Special Forces (b. 1902)
  • 2004
    Carrie Snodgress, American actress (b. 1946)
  • 2004
    Ioannis Kyrastas, Greek footballer and manager (b. 1952)
  • 2004
    Nilo Soruco, Bolivian songwriter (b. 1927)
  • 2005
    Alexander Brott, Canadian violinist and composer (b. 1915)
  • 2005
    Harald Juhnke, German entertainer (b. 1929)
  • 2005
    Jack Keller, American songwriter (b. 1936)
  • 2005
    Paul Bomani, Tanzanian politician and ambassador (b 1925)
  • 2005
    Robert Coldwell Wood, American educator (b. 1923)
  • 2006
    In Tam, Cambodian politician (b. 1916)
  • 2007
    Herb Carneal, American sports broadcaster (b. 1923)
  • 2010
    John Forsythe, American actor (b. 1918)
  • 2010
    Tzannis Tzannetakis, Greek politician, 175th Prime Minister of Greece (b. 1927)

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