What happened on September 7? There are more than 352 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 September 7

September 7 In HistorySeptember 7 is the 251st day of the year 2020. There are 115 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Monday. This day falls under the 37th week of the year 2020.

On this day in Nerstrand, Minnesota 55053 sunrise occured at 06:43 AM and sunset occured at 07:36 PM (local time).

The zodiac sign of a person born on this day is Virgo. The modern birthstone for this month is Sapphire while the mystical birthstone is Agate.

According to the Chinese calendar, there are 158 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year (February 12, 2021).

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Historical Events For September 7

  • 70
    A Roman army under Titus occupies and plunders Jerusalem.
  • 1191
    Third Crusade: Battle of Arsuf – Richard I of England defeats Saladin at Arsuf.
  • 1228
    Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II landed in Acre, Palestine and started the Sixth Crusade, which resulted in a peaceful restitution of the Kingdom of Jerusalem.
  • 1652
    Around 15,000 Han farmers and militia rebel against Dutch rule on Taiwan.
  • 1695
    Henry Every perpetrates one of the most profitable pirate raids in history with the capture of the Grand Mughal ship Ganj-i-Sawai. In response, Emperor Aurangzeb threatens to end to all English trading in India.
  • 1776
    According to American colonial reports, Ezra Lee makes the world’s first submarine attack in the Turtle, attempting to attach a time bomb to the hull of HMS Eagle in New York Harbor (no British records of this attack exist).
  • 1812
    Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Borodino – Napoleon wins a Pyrrhic victory over the Russian army of Alexander I near the village of Borodino.
  • 1818
    Carl III of Sweden-Norway is crowned king of Norway, in Trondheim.
  • 1822
    Dom Pedro I declares Brazil independent from Portugal on the shores of the Ipiranga Brook in São Paulo.
  • 1864
    American Civil War: Atlanta, Georgia, is evacuated on orders of Union General William Tecumseh Sherman.
  • 1876
    In Northfield, Minnesota, Jesse James and the James-Younger Gang attempt to rob the town’s bank but are driven off by armed citizens.
  • 1893
    The Genoa Cricket & Athletic Club, to become one of the oldest Italian football clubs, is established by British expats.
  • 1895
    The first game of what would become known as rugby league football is played, in England, starting the 1895–96 Northern Rugby Football Union season.
  • 1901
    The Boxer Rebellion in China officially ends with the signing of the Boxer Protocol.
  • 1906
    Alberto Santos-Dumont flies his 14-bis aircraft at Bagatelle, France for the first time successfully.
  • 1907
    Cunard Line’s RMS Lusitania sets sail on her maiden voyage from Liverpool, England to New York City.
  • 1909
    Eugene Lefebvre crashes a new French-built Wright biplane during a test flight at Juvisy, south of Paris, becoming the first ‘pilot’in the world to lose his life in a powered heavier-than-air craft.
  • 1911
    French poet Guillaume Apollinaire is arrested and put in jail on suspicion of stealing the Mona Lisa from the Louvre museum.
  • 1916
    Federal employees win the right to Workers’ compensation by Federal Employers Liability Act (39 Stat. 742; 5 U.S.C. 751)
  • 1920
    Two newly purchased Savoia flying boats crash in the Swiss Alps en-route to Finland where they would serve with the Suomen Ilmavoimat, killing both crews.
  • 1921
    In Atlantic City, New Jersey, the first Miss America Pageant, a two-day event, is held.
  • 1921
    Legion of Mary is founded in Dublin, Ireland.
  • 1922
    In Aydin, Turkey, independence of Aydin, from Greek occupation.
  • 1927
    The first fully electronic television system is achieved by Philo Taylor Farnsworth.
  • 1929
    Steamer Kuru capsizes and sinks on Lake Näsijärvi near Tampere in Finland. 136 lives are lost.
  • 1936
    The last surviving member of the thylacine species, Benjamin, dies alone in her cage at the Hobart Zoo in Tasmania.
  • 1940
    Treaty of Craiova: Romania loses Southern Dobrudja to Bulgaria.
  • 1940
    World War II: The Blitz – Nazi Germany begins to rain bombs on London. This will be the first of 57 consecutive nights of bombing.
  • 1942
    Australian and US forces inflict a significant defeat upon the Japanese at the Battle of Milne Bay.
  • 1942
    First flight of the Consolidated B-32 Dominator.
  • 1942
    Holocaust: 8,700 Jews of Kolomyia (western Ukraine) sent by German Gestapo to death camp in Belzec.
  • 1943
    A fire at the Gulf Hotel in Houston, Texas, kills 55 people.
  • 1943
    World War II: The German 17th Army begins its evacuation of the Kuban River bridgehead (Taman Peninsula) in southern Russia and moves across the Strait of Kerch to the Crimea.
  • 1945
    Japanese forces on Wake Island, which they had held since December of 1941, surrender to U.S. Marines.
  • 1953
    Nikita Khrushchev is elected first secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
  • 1963
    The Pro Football Hall of Fame opens in Canton, Ohio with 17 charter members.
  • 1965
    China announces that it will reinforce its troops on the Indian border.
  • 1965
    Vietnam War: In a follow-up to August’s Operation Starlight, United States Marines and South Vietnamese forces initiate Operation Piranha on the Batangan Peninsula.
  • 1970
    Bill Shoemaker sets record for most lifetime wins as a jockey (passing Johnny Longden).
  • 1970
    Fighting between Arab guerrillas and government forces in Amman, Jordan.
  • 1977
    The 300 metre tall CKVR-DT transmission tower in Barrie, Ontario, Canada is hit by a light aircraft in a fog, causing it to collapse. All aboard the aircraft are killed.
  • 1977
    The Torrijos-Carter Treaties between Panama and the United States on the status of the Panama Canal are signed. The United States agrees to transfer control of the canal to Panama at the end of the 20th century.
  • 1978
    While walking across Waterloo Bridge in London, Bulgarian dissident Georgi Markov is assassinated by Bulgarian secret police agent Francesco Giullino by means of a ricin pellet fired from a specially-designed umbrella.
  • 1979
    The Chrysler Corporation asks the United States government for USD $1.5 billion to avoid bankruptcy.
  • 1979
    The Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, better known as ESPN, makes its debut.
  • 1986
    Desmond Tutu becomes the first black man to lead the Anglican Church in South Africa.
  • 1986
    Gen. Augusto Pinochet, president of Chile, escapes attempted assassination.
  • 1988
    Abdul Ahad Mohmand, the first Afghan in space, returns aboard the Soviet spacecraft Soyuz TM-5 after 9 days on the Mir space station.
  • 1996
    American Hip-Hop star Tupac Shakur is fatally shot four times on the Las Vegas strip after leaving the Tyson-Seldon boxing match.
  • 1999
    A 5.9 magnitude earthquake rocks Athens, rupturing a previously unknown fault, killing 143, injuring more than 500, and leaving 50,000 people homeless.
  • 2004
    Hurricane Ivan, a Category 5 hurricane hits Grenada, killing 39 and damaging 90% of its buildings.
  • 2005
    Egypt holds its first-ever multi-party presidential election.
  • 2008
    The US Government takes control of the two largest mortgage financing companies in the US, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
  • 2010
    A Chinese fishing trawler collided with two Japanese Coast Guard patrol boats in disputed waters near the islands. The collisions occurred around 10am, after the Japanese Coast Guard ordered the trawler to leave the area. After the collisions, Japanese sailors boarded the Chinese vessel and arrested the captain, Zhan Qixiong.
  • 2011
    A plane crash in Russia kills 43 people, including nearly the entire roster of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Kontinental Hockey League team.

Who Were Born On September 7?

  • 786
    Emperor Saga Japan
  • 1438
    Louis II, Landgrave of Hesse (d. 1471)
  • 1524
    Thomas Erastus, Swiss theologian (d. 1583)
  • 1533
    Queen Elizabeth I of England (d. 1603)
  • 1674
    Ernest Augustus, Duke of York and Albany (d. 1728)
  • 1683
    Mary Anne of Austria (d. 1754)
  • 1694
    Johan Ludvig, Danish policitian (d. 1763)
  • 1705
    Matthäus Günther, German painter (d. 1788)
  • 1707
    Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist, biologist and author (d. 1788)
  • 1726
    François-André Danican Philidor, French chess player and composer (d. 1795)
  • 1740
    Johan Tobias Sergel, Swedish sculptor (d. 1814)
  • 1777
    Heinrich Stölzel, German musician and composer (d. 1844)
  • 1801
    Sarel Cilliers, Voortrekker leader and preacher (d.1871)
  • 1810
    Hermann Heinrich Gossen, Prussian economist (d. 1858)
  • 1815
    John McDouall Stuart, Australian explorer (d. 1866)
  • 1817
    Queen Louise of Hesse-Kassel of Denmark (d. 1898)
  • 1818
    Thomas Talbot, 31st Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1886)
  • 1819
    Thomas A. Hendricks, 21st Vice President of the United States (d. 1885)
  • 1829
    Friedrich August Kekulé von Stradonitz, German organic chemist (d. 1896)
  • 1831
    Alexandre Falguière, French sculptor and painter (d. 1900)
  • 1836
    August Toepler, German physicist (d. 1912)
  • 1836
    Henry Campbell-Bannerman, UK Prime Minister (d. 1908)
  • 1842
    Johannes Zukertort, German chess master (d. 1888)
  • 1851
    Edward Ashael Birge, American pioneer in limnology (d. 1950)
  • 1855
    William Friese-Greene, British photographer (d. 1921)
  • 1860
    Grandma Moses, American painter (d. 1961)
  • 1862
    Sir Edgar Speyer, American-born British financier and philanthropist (d. 1932)
  • 1866
    Tristan Bernard, French playwright and novelist (d. 1947)
  • 1867
    Albert Bassermann, German actor (d. 1952)
  • 1869
    Ben Viljoen, South African Boer general and circus act (d. 1917)
  • 1870
    Aleksandr Kuprin, Russian writer and adventurer (d. 1938)
  • 1870
    Thomas Curtis, American athlete (d. 1944)
  • 1876
    C.J. Dennis, Australian poet and writer (d. 1938)
  • 1877
    Mike O'Neill, Irish baseball player (d. 1959)
  • 1885
    Elinor Wylie, American poet and novelist (d. 1928)
  • 1887
    Edith Sitwell, British poet and critic (d. 1964)
  • 1892
    Eric Harrison, Australian politician (d. 1974)
  • 1892
    Oscar O'Brien, Canadian folklorist and Roman Catholic priest (d. 1958)
  • 1893
    Leslie Hore-Belisha, 1st Baron Hore-Belisha, British politician (d. 1957)
  • 1894
    George Waggner, American producer (d. 1984)
  • 1894
    Vic Richardson, Australian cricketer (d. 1969)
  • 1900
    Giuseppe Zangara, Italian would-be assassin of Franklin D. Roosevelt (d. 1933)
  • 1900
    Taylor Caldwell, British-American novelist (d. 1985)
  • 1903
    Margaret Landon, American writer (d. 1993)
  • 1908
    Max Kaminsky (musician), jazz trumpeter and band leader (d. 1994)
  • 1908
    Michael DeBakey, American cardiac surgeon (d. 2008)
  • 1908
    Paul Brown, American football coach and executive (d. 1991)
  • 1909
    Elia Kazan, Greek-born American film and theater director (d. 2003)
  • 1911
    Todor Zhivkov, Bulgarian Communist figure (d. 1998)
  • 1912
    David Packard, American electrical engineer and businessman (d. 1996)
  • 1913
    Anthony Quayle, British actor and director (d. 1989)
  • 1913
    Martin Charteris, Baron Charteris of Amisfield, British soldier, royal courtier (d. 1999)
  • 1914
    Graeme Bell, Australian jazz pianist and composer
  • 1914
    James Van Allen, American space scientist (d. 2006)
  • 1917
    Ewen Solon, New Zealand actor (d.1985)
  • 1917
    Jacob Lawrence, American painter (d. 2000)
  • 1917
    John Cornforth, Australian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • 1917
    Leonard Cheshire VC, decorated British air ace and humanitarian (d. 1992)
  • 1919
    Alberic Schotte, Belgian cyclist (d. 2004)
  • 1920
    Al Caiola, American guitarist
  • 1920
    Harri Webb, Welsh Poet (d. 1994)
  • 1921
    Arthur Ferrante, American pianist (d. 2009)
  • 1921
    Josep Lluís Núñez, Spanish President of FC Barcelona (1978 – 2000)
  • 1922
    Lucien Jarraud, Canadian radio host (d. 2007)
  • 1923
    Nancy Keesing, Australian writer (d. 1993)
  • 1923
    Peter Lawford, British-born American actor (d. 1984)
  • 1924
    Bridie Gallagher, Irish singer
  • 1924
    Daniel Inouye, Medal of Honor recipient, American politician, senior senator of Hawaii
  • 1924
    Leonard Rosenman, American film and television composer (d. 2008)
  • 1925
    Allan Blakeney, Canadian politician
  • 1925
    Laura Ashley, British designer (d. 1985)
  • 1926
    Don Messick, American voice actor (d. 1997)
  • 1926
    Erich Juskowiak, German footballer (d. 1983)
  • 1927
    Claire L'Heureux-Dubé, French Canadian jurist
  • 1927
    Eric Hill, British children’s author
  • 1928
    Kathleen Gorham, Australian ballerina (d. 1983)
  • 1930
    King Baudouin I of Belgium (d. 1993)
  • 1930
    Sonny Rollins, American jazz saxophonist
  • 1931
    Charles Camilleri, Maltese composer (d. 2009)
  • 1932
    John Paul Getty, Jr., American-British philanthropist, book collecter (d. 2003)
  • 1932
    Malcolm Bradbury, British writer and academic (d. 2000)
  • 1934
    Little Milton, American musician (d. 2005)
  • 1934
    Mary Bauermeister, German artist
  • 1934
    Meir Brandsdorfer, Belgian-born Israeli religious figure (d. 2009)
  • 1934
    Omar Karami, Lebanese statesman
  • 1934
    Waldo de los Ríos, Argentinian composer, arranger (d. 1977)
  • 1935
    Denis Vaugeois, Canadian author, historian and politician
  • 1935
    Ronnie Dove, American singer
  • 1936
    Apostolos Kaklamanis, Greek politician
  • 1936
    Buddy Holly, American singer (The Crickets) (d. 1959)
  • 1937
    Cüneyt Arkın, Turkish film actor
  • 1937
    John Phillip Law, American actor (d. 2008)
  • 1937
    Oleg Lobov, Prime Minister of Russia
  • 1937
    Olly Wilson, American composer, pianist, double bassist, and musicologist
  • 1939
    Latimore (musician), American R&B singer, songwriter and pianist
  • 1940
    Abdurrahman Wahid, Indonesian politician (d. 2009)
  • 1940
    Dario Argento, Italian film director
  • 1942
    Alan Oakes, British Footballer
  • 1943
    Beverley McLachlin, Canadian jurist
  • 1943
    Lena Valaitis, Lithuanian-born German singer
  • 1944
    Bertel Haarder, Danish politician
  • 1944
    Earl “The Goat” Manigault, American basketball player (d. 1998)
  • 1944
    Forrest Blue, American football player (d. 2011)
  • 1945
    Jacques Lemaire, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
  • 1946
    Joe Klein, American journalist, novelist
  • 1946
    Willie Crawford, American baseball player (d. 2004)
  • 1948
    Susan Blakely, American actress
  • 1949
    Barry Siegel, American journalist
  • 1949
    Gloria Gaynor, American disco singer
  • 1950
    Johann Friedrich Hohenberger, German-Australian engineer and conman (d. 1991)
  • 1950
    Julie Kavner, American actress
  • 1951
    Chrissie Hynde, American guitarist and singer (The Pretenders)
  • 1951
    Mark Isham, American composer
  • 1951
    Morris Albert, Brazilian singer
  • 1952
    Ricardo Tormo, Spanish motocyclist (d. 1998)
  • 1953
    Benmont Tench, American keyboardist
  • 1953
    Marc Hunter, New Zealand rock singer (d. 1998)
  • 1953
    Michael Byron (composer), American composer and editor of contemporary music anthologies
  • 1954
    Corbin Bernsen, American actor
  • 1954
    Doug Bradley, English actor
  • 1954
    Michael Emerson, American actor
  • 1955
    Efim Zelmanov, Russian mathematician
  • 1955
    Mira Furlan, Croatian actress
  • 1956
    Byron Stevenson, British footballer (d. 2007)
  • 1956
    Diane Warren, American song writer
  • 1956
    Michael Feinstein, American singer, pianist, musical revivalist
  • 1957
    Jermaine Stewart, American pop singer (Shalamar) (d. 1997)
  • 1960
    Andrew Voss, Australian television personality
  • 1960
    Brad Houser, American bass guitar, baritone saxophone and bass clarinet player
  • 1960
    Phillip Rhee, Korean-American actor and director
  • 1961
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, French pianist
  • 1961
    LeRoi Moore, American musician (Dave Matthews Band) (d. 2008)
  • 1963
    Brent Liles, American musician (Social Distortion) (d. 2007)
  • 1963
    Eazy-E, American rapper (N.W.A.) (d. 1995)
  • 1964
    Andy Hug, Swiss martial artist and kickboxer (d. 2000)
  • 1965
    Andreas Thom, German footballer
  • 1965
    Angela Gheorghiu, Romanian opera singer
  • 1965
    Darko Pančev, Macedonian footballer
  • 1965
    Uta Pippig, German athlete
  • 1966
    Chris Acland, English drummer (Lush) (d. 1996)
  • 1966
    Chris Barfoot, English film writer and producer
  • 1966
    Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann, German speed skater
  • 1966
    Lutz Heilmann, German politician
  • 1966
    Vladimir Andreyev, Russian race walker
  • 1967
    Toby Jones, British actor
  • 1968
    Marcel Desailly, French footballer
  • 1969
    Angie Everhart, American model and actress
  • 1969
    Darren Bragg, American baseball player
  • 1969
    Diane Farr, American actress (Numb3rs)
  • 1969
    Rudy Galindo, American skater figure
  • 1970
    Gino Odjick, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1970
    Tom Everett Scott, American actor
  • 1971
    Briana Scurry, American soccer player
  • 1971
    Shane Mosley, American boxer
  • 1972
    Jason Isringhausen, American baseball player
  • 1972
    Slug, American rapper (Atmosphere)
  • 1973
    Shannon Elizabeth, American actress
  • 1974
    Antonio McDyess, American basketball player
  • 1974
    Hiroki Takahashi, Japanese voice actor
  • 1974
    Mario Frick, Liechtensteiner footballer
  • 1975
    Harold Wallace, Costa Rican footballer
  • 1975
    Norifumi Abe, Japanese motorcycle road racer (d. 2007)
  • 1976
    Oliver Hudson, American actor
  • 1977
    Jon Macken, British Footballer
  • 1977
    Nora Greenwald, American professional wrestler
  • 1978
    Devon Sawa, Canadian actor
  • 1978
    Erwin Koen, Dutch footballer
  • 1978
    Matt Cooke, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979
    Brian Stokes, American baseball player
  • 1979
    Owen Pallett, Canadian musician (Final Fantasy)
  • 1979
    Paul Mara, American ice hockey player
  • 1979
    Pavol Hochschorner, Slovak slalom canoer
  • 1980
    Gabriel Milito, Argentine footballer
  • 1980
    Javad Nekounam, Iranian footballer
  • 1980
    Mark Prior, American baseball player
  • 1980
    Sara Carrigan, Australian cyclist
  • 1981
    Gökhan Zan, Turkish footballer
  • 1981
    Paul McCoy, American musician (12 Stones)
  • 1982
    Andre Dirrell, American boxer
  • 1982
    Ryoko Shiraishi, Japanese seiyu
  • 1983
    Annette Dytrt, German skater figure
  • 1983
    Mehmet Topuz, Turkisher footballer
  • 1983
    Philip Deignan, Irish cyclist
  • 1983
    Piri Weepu, New Zealand rugby player
  • 1983
    Pops Mensah-Bonsu, British basketball player
  • 1984
    Farveez Maharoof, Sri Lankan cricketer
  • 1984
    Vera Zvonareva, Russian tennis player
  • 1985
    Adam Eckersley, English footballer
  • 1985
    Rafinha, Brazilian footballer
  • 1986
    Colin Delaney, American professional wrestler
  • 1987
    Aleksandra Wozniak, Canadian tennis player
  • 1987
    Danny North, English Footballer
  • 1987
    Evan Rachel Wood, American actress
  • 1988
    Kevin Love, American basketball player
  • 1990
    Alex Harvey, Canadian cross country skier
  • 1990
    Tanja Kolbe, German ice dancer
  • 1991
    Amar Garibović, Serbian cross country skier (d. 2010)
  • 1991
    Montana Fishburne, American pornographic actress
  • 1993
    Taylor Gray, American actor

Who Died On September 7?

  • 251
    Sima Yi, Chinese strategist, general, and politician
  • 355
    Claudius Silvanus, Roman usurper
  • 1151
    Geoffrey of Anjou (b. 1113)
  • 1312
    King Ferdinand IV of Castile (b. 1285)
  • 1464
    Frederick II, Elector of Saxony (b. 1412)
  • 1496
    King Ferdinand II of Naples (b. 1469)
  • 1552
    Guru Angad Dev, second Sikh Guru (b. 1504)
  • 1559
    Robert Estienne, French printer (b. 1503)
  • 1632
    Emperor Susenyos of Ethiopia (b. 1572)
  • 1644
    Guido Bentivoglio, Italian statesman (b. 1579)
  • 1654
    Yom-Tov Lipmann Heller, Bohemian rabbi (b. 1579)
  • 1655
    François Tristan l'Hermite, French dramatist (b. 1601)
  • 1657
    Arvid Wittenberg, Swedish count, field marshal and privy councilor (b. 1606)
  • 1708
    Emperor Tekle Haymanot I of Ethiopia (b. 1706)
  • 1719
    John Harris, English writer
  • 1729
    William Burnet, British-born American statesman (b. 1688)
  • 1741
    Blas de Lezo, Spanish admiral.
  • 1799
    Louis Guillaume Lemonnier, French botanist (b. 1717)
  • 1809
    Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke, King of Thailand (b. 1737)
  • 1833
    Hannah More, English religious writer and philanthropist (b. 1745)
  • 1840
    Étienne-Jacques-Joseph-Alexandre MacDonald, French marshal (b. 1765)
  • 1871
    Kimenzan Tanigorō, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 13th Yokozuna (b. c. 1826)
  • 1881
    Sidney Lanier, American writer (b. 1842)
  • 1891
    Lorenzo Sawyer, 9th Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California (b. 1820)
  • 1892
    John Greenleaf Whittier, American poet (b. 1807)
  • 1893
    Hamilton Fish, US Secretary of State (b. 1808)
  • 1910
    William Holman Hunt, British painter (b. 1827)
  • 1920
    Simon-Napoléon Parent, politician, premier of the province of Quebec (b. 1855)
  • 1921
    Alfred William Rich, watercolor painter (b. 1856)
  • 1929
    Frederic Weatherly, English song lyricist (Danny Boy, The Holy City) (b. 1848)
  • 1933
    Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon, British statesman (b. 1862)
  • 1939
    Kyōka Izumi, Japanese novelist (b. 1873)
  • 1943
    J. P. Morgan, Jr., American financier (b. 1867)
  • 1949
    José Clemente Orozco, Mexican painter (b. 1883)
  • 1951
    Maria Montez, Dominican actress (b. 1912)
  • 1954
    Bud Fisher, American cartoonist (b. 1885)
  • 1956
    C. B. Fry, English cricketer, politician, diplomat, academic, teacher, writer, editor and publisher (b. 1872)
  • 1959
    Maurice Duplessis, Québec Prime Minister (b. 1890)
  • 1962
    Eiji Yoshikawa, Japanese novelist (b. 1892)
  • 1962
    Graham Walker, British motorcycle racer (b. 1897)
  • 1962
    Karen Blixen, Danish author (b. 1885)
  • 1965
    Catherine Dale Owen, American actress (b. 1900)
  • 1969
    Everett Dirksen, American politician (b. 1896)
  • 1971
    Ludwig Suthaus, German opera Heldentenor (b. 1906)
  • 1971
    Spring Byington, American actress (b. 1886)
  • 1978
    Cecil Aronowitz, British violist (b. 1916)
  • 1978
    Charles Williams, British composer (b. 1893)
  • 1978
    Keith Moon, English drummer (The Who) (b. 1946)
  • 1982
    Ken Boyer, American baseball player (b. 1931)
  • 1984
    Don Tallon, Australian cricketer (b. 1916)
  • 1984
    Joe Cronin, American baseball manager and executive (b. 1906)
  • 1984
    Josyf Slipyj, Ukrainian Catholic cardinal (b. 1892)
  • 1986
    Les Bury, Australian politician (b. 1913)
  • 1989
    Mikhail Goldstein, Soviet violinist, composer (b. 1917)
  • 1990
    A. J. P. Taylor, English historian, (b. 1906)
  • 1990
    Earle E. Partridge, United States Air Force general (b. 1900)
  • 1991
    Edwin McMillan, American physicist (b. 1907)
  • 1994
    Dennis Morgan, American actor (b. 1908)
  • 1994
    Eric Crozier, English opera librettist, theatre director (b. 1914)
  • 1994
    Godfrey Quigley, British actor (b. 1923)
  • 1994
    James Clavell, Australian-born American author (b. 1924)
  • 1994
    Terence Young, British film director (b. 1915)
  • 1997
    Elisabeth Brooks, Canadian actress (b. 1951)
  • 1997
    Mobutu Sese Seko, dictator of Zaire (b. 1930)
  • 1999
    Jim Keith, American conspiracy theorist (b. 1949)
  • 2000
    Bruce Gyngell, Australian television executive (b. 1929)
  • 2001
    Billie Lou Watt, American actress (b. 1924)
  • 2001
    Igor Buketoff, American conductor (b. 1915)
  • 2001
    Spede Pasanen, Finnish television personality (b. 1930)
  • 2002
    Cyrinda Foxe, American model (b. 1952)
  • 2002
    Erma Franklin, American singer (b. 1938)
  • 2002
    Katrin Cartlidge, British actress (b. 1961)
  • 2002
    Uziel Gal, Israeli firearm designer (b. 1923)
  • 2003
    The Great Antonio, Canadian eccentric (b. 1925)
  • 2003
    Warren Zevon, American musician (b. 1947)
  • 2004
    Bob Boyd, American baseball player (b. 1925)
  • 2005
    Hope Garber, Canadian actress (b. c. 1924)
  • 2005
    Sergio Endrigo, Italian singer (b. 1933)
  • 2006
    Hiroshi Takase, Japanese cinematographer (b. c. 1955)
  • 2008
    Dino Dvornik, Croatian singer (b. 1964)
  • 2008
    Don Haskins, American College Basketball coach (b. 1930)
  • 2008
    Ilarion Ciobanu, Romanian actor (b. 1931)
  • 2008
    Nagi Noda, Japanese pop artist and director (b. 1973)
  • 2008
    Peter Glossop, English operatic baritone (b. 1928)
  • 2010
    Amar Garibović, Serbian cross country skier (b. 1991)
  • 2010
    Barbara Holland, American writer (b. 1933)
  • 2010
    Glenn Shadix, American Actor (b. 1952)
  • 2010
    John Kluge, American businessman (b. 1914)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Alexander Karpovtsev, Russian ice hockey player (b. 1970)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Brad McCrimmon, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1959)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Igor Korolev, Russian-Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1970)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Jan Marek, Czech ice hockey player (b. 1979)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Josef Vašíček, Czech ice hockey player (b. 1980)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Kārlis Skrastiņš, Latvian ice hockey player (b. 1974)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Karel Rachůnek, Czech ice hockey player (b. 1979)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Pavol Demitra, Slovokian ice hockey player (b. 1974)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Ruslan Salei, Belorussian ice hockey player (b. 1974)
  • 2011
    Victims of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash: Stefan Liv, Swedish ice hockey player (b. 1980)

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