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Events for tomorrow in history Birthdays  Deaths
0379 Theodosius installed as co-emperor of East Roman Empire
0973 Pope Benedictus VI elected
1419 French city of Rouen surrenders to Henry V in Hundred Years War
1493 France cedes Roussillon & Cerd gne to Spain by treaty of Barcelona
1668 King Louis XIV & Emperor Leopold I sign treaty dividing Spain
1714 Richard Steele publishes "Crisis," defending Hanoverian success
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlies troops occupy Stirling [OS= Jan 8]
1770 Battle of Golden Hill (Lower Manhattan)
1793 French King Louis XVI sentenced to death
1795 Democratic revolution in Amsterdam ends oligarchy
1806 Britain occupies Cape of Good Hope
1808 Louis Napoleon signs 1st Dutch aviation law
1810 Overnight temp at Portsmouth NH drops 50°F (10°C)
1825 Ezra Daggett & nephew Thomas Kensett patent food storage in tin cans
1829 Johann von Goethe's "Faust, Part 1," premieres
1833 Charles Darwin reaches Straits Ponsonby, Fireland
1839 Aden conquered by British East India Company
1840 Antarctica discovered, Charles Wilkes expedition (US claim)
1853 Napoleon III marries Eugénie de Montijo
1853 Verdi's opera "Il Trovatore," premieres in Rome
1861 Georgia becomes 5th state to secede
1861 MS troops take Ft Massachusetts an Ship Island
1862 Battle of Mill Springs, KY (Fishing Creek, Logan's Crossroads)
1863 General Mieroslawski appointed dictator of Poland
1865 NV Suriname Bank established
1865 Union occupies Fort Anderson, NC
1871 1st Negro lodge of US Masons approved, New Jersey
1884 Jules Massenet's opera "Manon," premieres in Paris
1885 Battle at Abu Klea Sudan: 800-1000 killed
1886 Aurora Ski Club, 1st in US, founded in Minnesota
1898 Brown defeats Harvard 6-0 in 1st intercollegiate hockey game
1899 Anglo-Egyptian Sudan forms
1903 1st regular transatlantic radio broadcast between US & England
1903 New bicycle race "Tour de France" announced
1906 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Und Pippa Tanzt!," premieres in Berlin
1909 Eugene Walter's "Easiest Way," premieres in NYC
1910 Germany & Bolivia ends commerce/friendship treaty
1910 National Institute of Arts & Letters incorporated by Congress
1913 Raymond Poincaré installed as president of France
1915 1st German Zeppelin attack over Great Britain, 4 die
1915 Neon Tube sign patented by George Claude
1917 Silvertown Essex's ammunition factory explodes; 300 die
1918 Soviets disallows a Constitution Assembly
1919 "Tidal wave" of molasses 15 m high x 25 m wide kills dozens, Boston
1920 Alexandre Millerand forms French govt
1920 US Senate votes against membership in League of Nations
1921 Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras & El Salvador sign Pact of Union
1922 Geological survey says US oil supply would be depleted in 20 years
1923 WMC-AM in Memphis TN begins radio transmissions
1925 -48°F (-44°C), Van Buren, Maine (state record)
1927 British govt decides to send troops to China
1929 Acadia National Park, Maine established
1929 Clas Thunberg skates world record 500m in 42.8 sec
1932 Charlie Conacher becomes 1st Toronto Maple Leaf to score 5 goals in a game, 1st coming at 7 seconds of game
1934 Kenesaw Mountain Landis denies Joe Jackson's appeal for reinstatement
1935 KLM begins flight path between Curaçao & Aruba
1937 Cy Young, Tris Speaker & Nap Lajorie elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
1937 Millionaire Howard Hughes sets transcontinental air record (7h28m25s)
1938 GM began mass production of diesel engines
1939 Ernest Hausen of Wisconsin sets chicken-plucking record-4.4 sec
1941 British offensive in Eritrea
1941 British troops occupies Kassalaf Sudan
1942 Japanese forces invade Burma
1942 Titus Brandsma arrested by German occupiers
1943 Joint Chiefs of Staff decide on invasion in Sicily
1947 SS Himera runs aground at Athens, kills 392
1950 Maiden flight by Canada's Avro Canada CF-100 military plane
1952 NFL takes control of NY Yanks
1952 PGA approves allowing black participants
1953 Jesse Owens named Illinois Athletic Commission secretary
1955 "Millionaire" TV program premieres on CBS
1955 "Scrabble" debuts on board game market
1955 1st presidential news conference filmed for TV (Eisenhower)
1956 Hoboken dedicates a plaque honoring achievements of Alexander Cartwright in organizing early baseball at Elysian Field
1957 USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test
1958 Canadian Football Council renamed Canadian Football League
1960 Eisenhower & Premier Kishi sign US-Japanese Security pact
1961 1st episode for "Dick Van Dyke Show" is filmed
1964 AFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 27-24
1964 KFME TV channel 13 in Fargo, ND (PBS) begins broadcasting
1966 Indira Gandhi elected India's 3rd prime minister
1966 Neil Simons, Coleman & Fields' musical "Sweet Charity," premieres
1966 Tippetts cantate "Vision of St Augustine," premieres in London
1967 Herr Karl Tausch writes shortest will "Vse Zene" (All to wife)
1968 WKBF TV channel 61 in Cleveland, OH (IND) begins broadcasting
1969 AFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 38-25
1969 Joanne Carner wins LPGA Burdine's Golf Invitational
1969 NFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 10-7
1970 Dutch bishops says he is in favor of married priest
1970 Nixon nominates G Harold Carswell to Supreme Court (fails)
1970 UCLA fires Angela Davis for being a communist
1971 "No, No Nanette" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 861 performances
1971 24th NHL All-Star Game: West beat East 2-1 at Boston
1971 Beatles' "Helter Skelter" is played at Charles Manson trial
1971 NHL Writers' Assn renamed Professional Hockey Writers' Assn
1972 Sandy Koufax, Yogi Berra, & Early Wynn elected to Hall of Fame
1974 Belgium govt of Leburton falls
1974 Notre Dame beats UCLA, ends NCAA-record 88-game basketball win streak
1975 4 mail truck assault on El Al B-747 in Paris, escape to Iraq
1975 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Colgate Golf Triple Crown
1977 Ernie Banks elected to Hall of Fame
1977 Pres Ford pardons Iva Toguri D'Aquino (Tokyo Rose)
1977 World's largest crowd-12.7 million-for Indian religious festival
1978 Eddie Mathews elected to Hall of Fame
1978 Judge William H Webster appointed head of FBI
1979 John N Mitchell (former AG) released on parole from federal prison
1981 Muhammad Ali talks a despondent 21 year old out of committing suicide
1981 US & Iran sign agreement to release 52 American hostages
1982 Aust-WI one-day game that produced a Privy Council libel case
1982 Heater explodes at Star Elementary School-Okla, kills 6 kids & teacher
1983 Klaus Barbie, SS chief of Lyon in Nazi-France, arrested in Bolivia
1984 Francesco Moser bicycles world record time: 50,808 km
1984 Calif Supreme Court rejects quadriplegic Elizabeth Bouvia, who wants to starve herself to death in a public hospital
1985 "Born In The USA" by Bruce Springsteen peaked at #9
1985 4 die in a car & train crash in Buda Ill
1986 Cerebral Palsy telethon
1986 Israeli premier Simon Peres visits Netherlands
1986 Spain recognizes Israel
1987 Guy Hunt becomes Alabama's 1st Republican governor since 1874
1988 "48 Hours" premiers on CBS-TV
1989 Pres Reagan pardons George Steinbrenner for illegal funds for Nixon
1990 Test debut of Mushtaq Ahmed, v Australia at Adelaide
1991 42nd NHL All-Star Game: Campbell beat Wales 11-5 at Chicago
1991 48th Golden Globes: Dances with Wolves
1991 Eastern Airlines shuts down operation
1991 Jumbo Tsuruta beats Stan Hansen to win All Japan Triple Crown title
1991 Sgt Slaughter defeats Ultimate Warrior for WWF championship belt
1992 "City of Angels" closes at Virginia Theater NYC after 878 performances
1992 Cerebral Palsy telethon raises 23,500,000
1992 IBM announces a nearly $5B loss for 1992
1992 Nature Boy Ric Flair becomes WWF champ at Royal Rumble
1992 Rowdy Roddy Piper beats Mountie to become WWF Intercontinental Champ
1993 Israel recognizes PLO as no longer criminal
1993 Oakland A's unveil new elephant logo
1993 Robert M Gates, ends term as 15th director of CIA
1993 STS-54 (Endeavour) lands
1994 -20°F (-29°C) (5:32 AM) coldest day ever recorded in Cleveland Ohio
1994 -36°F (-38°C) in New Whiteland, Indiana (state record)
1995 Jean-Claude Juncker (28) sworn in as premier of Luxembourg
1996 NHL approves move of Winnipeg Jets to Phoenix
1997 54th Golden Globes: English Patient, Brenda Blethyn & Geoffrey Rush
1997 Cerebral Palsy telethon
1997 Michelle McGann wins LPGA Healthsouth Inaugural
Birthdays for tomorrow in history Events  Deaths
0570Mohammed, Islamic prophet (Koran)
1200Dogen Kigen, Japan, Zen teacher, 1st patriarch of the Japanese Soto
1544Francis II de Valois-Angoulˆme, king of France (1559-60)
1613Jacques Huyn, composer
1639Noël Alexandre, French theologian/historian
1676John Weldon, composer
1679Girolamo Chiti, composer
1686Hakuin Ekakuborn, Japan, Zen Buddhist
1736James Watt, Scotland, inventor (steam engine)
1736Laurens P van de Spiegel, Dutch regent/secretary of State 1787-95
1737Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Fr writer (Paul et Virgin)
1749Isaiah Thomas, US, printer/editor/publisher/historian
1760Melchor Lopez Jimenez, composer
1790Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish historian/poet (Blommorna)
1798Auguste Comte, philosopher/founder (sociology & positivism)
1802[Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831)
1806Vaclav Jindrich Veit, composer
1807Robert Edward Lee, Stratford Va, General-in-Chief (Confederacy)
1809Edgar Allan Poe, Boston, author (Pit & the Pendulum)
1813Henry Bessemer, engineer/inventor (Bessemer engine)
1816Henry Gray, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1892
1820John Haskell King, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1888
1827Carlos Guido y Spano, Argentina, conductor (R fagas)
1830George Blake Cosby, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1909
1832Ferdinand Laub, composer
1832Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer
1837William Williams Keen, surgeon (brain)
1839Bohumil Pazdirek, composer
1839Paul Cézanne, France, impressionist painter (Bathers)
1851David Starr Jordan, NY, biologist/university pres (Leland Stanford)
1851Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer
1858Eugene Brieux, French playwright (Blanchette, Lesson Avaries)
1859Alice Eastwood, Toronto, botanist (Handbook of Trees of Calif)
1863Werner Sombart, German fascist (Juden und das Wirtschaftsleben)
1866Harry Davenport, NYC, actor/director (Her Unborn Child, My Sin)
1868Gustav Meyrink, writer
1869Alfred R Zimmerman, mayor (Rotterdam 1906-22)/Dir (League of Nations)
1873Hans E Blaich, writer
1877Charles Coburn, Savannah Ga, actor (Devil & Miss Jones)
1879Marie Koenen, author/wife of Felix Rutten (Wassend Cereal)
1883Hermann Abendroth, German conductor
1884Albert Louis Wolff, composer
1887Alexander Woollcott, NJ, short story writer (Man Who Came to Dinner)
1889Sophie Taeuber/Täuber-Arp, Swiss sculptor/wife of Hans Arp (Dada)
1892Olafur Thors, Icelandic PM (6 times, 1942-63)
1897Natacha Rambova, Salt Lake City UT, costume designer
1897René Victor, Flemish lawyer/knight (Rechtskundig Weekblad)
1899[John] Herbert Whitton Sumsion, organist/composer
1902Heinrich Schmist-Barrien, German author (Moorkeerl)
1903Alfred Lane Beit, connoisseur
1903Erwin Nyiregyh zi, Budapest Hungary, pianist
1904James Winston Watts, developer (Frontal Lobotomy)
1905Anne Schumacher Hummert, radio pioneer
1905Oveta Culp Hobby, govt official/newspaper publisher/CEO (Houston Post)
1906Ish Kabbible, [Merwyn Bogue], Penns, comedian (Kay Kyser's Kollege)
1906Lanny Ross, Seattle, radio singer (Show Boat, The Swift Show)
1907Lillian Harvey, London England, actress (Invitation to the Waltz)
1910Willi Schmidt, Germany, director
1912Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner
1912Jean G H "Sjeng" Tans, Dutch soc dem chairman (1965-69)
1912Leonid V Kantorovich, St Petersburg Russia, economist (Nobel)
1913Phyllis Flowerdew, school Reading text author
1914Lester Flatt, country musician (Flatt & Scruggs)
1915Alvy West, Bkln NY, orch leader (Andy Williams Show)
1917John Raitt, Bonnie Raitt's father/singer/actor (Pajama Game)
1917Rudolf Maros, composer
1918John H Johnson, US, publisher (Negro Digest, Ebony, Jet)
1919Anthony Dexter, [Walter Fleischmann], NB Canada, actor (Valentino)
1919Dharam Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1964)
1920Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, Lima Per£, 5th sec-gen of UN (1982-91)
1921Patricia Highsmith, [Plangman], US/Swiss writer (Strangers on a Train)
1922Arthur Morris, cricketer (great Australian lefty opening batsman)
1922Guy Madison, [Robert Moseley], Calif, actor (Wild Bill Hickok)
1922Ken Hughes, Liverpool England, director (Casino Royale)
1923Jean Stapleton, NYC, actress (Damn Yankees, Klute, All in the Family)
19247th earl of Carnarvon, English large landowner
1924Jean François Revel, French journalist/author (Ni Marx ni Jésus)
1924Nicholas Colasanto, Providence RI, actor (Coach Ernie-Cheers)
1925Nina [Mary] Bawden, English author (Afternoon of a Good Woman)
1926Fritz Weaver, Pitts Pa, actor (Josef-Holocaust, Day of the Dolphin)
1926Libera Carlier, Flemish author (Action Station Go!)
1928Dainin Katagiri, Osaka Japan, Zen teacher, associate of Shunryu Suzuki
1928Edward Gerard Schurmann, composer
1929Ulu Grosbard, Belgium, actor (Straight Time, Georgia, Falling in Love)
1930John Waite, cricket wicket-keeper (great South African)
1931Robert MacNeil, Montreal, news anchor (NBC Weekend News, 1965-67)
1931Ron Packard, (Rep-R-CA, 1983- )
1932Joe Schmidt, NFL Hall of Fame linebacker (Detroit Lions)
1932Richard Lester, movie director (Hard Day's Night, Help!, Petulia)
1933Marc F A Andries, Flemish actor (Central Station)
1935Tippi Hedren, Minnesota, actress (The Birds, Marnie, Bold & Beautiful)
1936Elliott Schwartz, composer
1936Ursula Andress, Switzerland, actress (She)
1938Denny Smith, (Rep-R-OR, 1981- )
1938Eskil Hemberg, composer
1938Phil Everly, Brownie Ky, singer (Everly Bros-Wake Up Little Susie)
1940Barend J du Plessis, S African minister of Finance (1984- )
1940Mary Mills, LPGA golfer
1942Michael Crawford, England, Broadway star (Phantom of the Opera)
1942Shelly Fabares, Santa Monica Calif, actress (Donna Reed Show, Coach)
1943Janis Joplin, Port Arthur Tx, bluesy rock singer (Down on Me)
1943Joe Butler, rocker
1943Margriet Francisca, Dutch Princess
1944Dan Reeves, NFL Coach (NY Giants, Denver Broncos, Atlanta Falcons)
1944Pehr Henrik Nordgren, composer
1944Richard [Erskine Frere] Leakey, Nairobi Kenya, anthropologist
1945Charles Amirkhanian, composer
1945Rod Evans, rocker (Deep Purple-Come Taste the Band)
1945Vadim Abdrashitov, director (Fox Hunt, Parade of Planets)
1946Alexandr Vladimirovich Shchukin, Russian cosmonaut
1946Dolly Rebecca Parton, Sevierville Tn, country singer (Dolly, 9 to 5)
1946Julian Barnes, England, writer (Before She Met Me)
1947Alessandro Haber, actor (China is Near)
1947Ann Compton, news reporter (ABC TV)
1948Harvey Hinsley, rocker
1949Robert Palmer, Batley England, singer (Emerson, Lake & Palmer)
1951Linda Hayden, Middlesex England, actress (Blood on Satan's Claw)
1952Dewey Bunell, Yorkshire England, rock guitarist (America-Daisy Jane)
1953Desi Arnaz Jr, LA Calif, actor (Craig-Here's Lucy, Fakeout, Joyride)
1954Katey Sagal, LA Calif, actress (Peg Bundy-Married with Children)
1954Steve DeBerg, NFL quarterback (Broncos, Chiefs, Bucs, 49ers)
1955Simon Rattle, England, orchestra conductor (Birmingham Symph Orch)
1957Mickael Virtue, rock keyboardist (UB40-Red Red Wine)
1957Ottis "O J" Anderson, NFL running back (NY Giants)
1960Alfrederick Joyner, E St Louis Ill, triple jumper (Olympic-gold-1984)
1961Paul McCrane, actor (Hotel New Hampshire, We're Fighting Back)
1961William Ragsdale, AK, actor (Fright Night, Mannequin 2, Smooth Talk)
1962Anthony Edwards, Santa Barbara, actor (Mike Monroe-Northern Exposure)
1962Chris Sabo, Detroit MI, pitcher (Cin Reds, Baltimore Orioles)
1963Adele Peterson, LPGA golfer
1963Caron Wheeler, English singer (Soul II Soul-Keep on Movin')
1963Michael Adams, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets)
1965Ricky Reynolds, NFL cornerback (NE Patriots)
1966Anthony Young, US baseball pitcher (NY Met, Chicago Cubs)
1966Ronnie Williams, NFL tight end (Miami Dolphins)
1966Stefan Edberg, Sweden, tennis player (Wimbledon 1988, US Open 1991)
1966Sylvain Cote, Duberger, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals)
1967Christine Tucci, actress (Amanda Cory-Another World)
1968Marty Conlon, NBA forward (Milwaukee Bucks)
1968Whitfield Crane, rocker (Ugly Kid Joe-Mad Man, Too Bad)
1969Andrew Murray Stone, Auckland NZ, Open 470 yachter (Olympics-96)
1969Junior Seau, NFL inside linebacker (SD Chargers)
1969Luc Longley, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
1969Orlando Palmeiro, Hoboken NJ, outfielder (California Angels)
1970Ghetty Chasun, Erie Penn, actress (Red Lips)
1970Rick Krivda, Mckeesport PA, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles)
1970T J Mathews, Belleville IL, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)
1971Jeff Juden, Salem MA, baseball pitcher (Phila Phillies, SF Giants)
1971Maurice Hofman, Dutch soccer player (MVV)
1971Reggie Brooks, NFL running back (Washington Redskins)
1971Shawn Wayans, actor (In Living Color)
1972Tyrone Wheatley, NFL running back (NY Giants)
1973Chris Stynes, Queens NY, infielder (KC Royals)
1974Amaury Telemaco, Higuey Dom Rep, pitcher (Chic Cubs)
1974Gregory Playfair, Suriname/Dutch soccer player (PSV)
1974Tarik Oulida, soccer player (Ajax/Seville)
1974Walter Jones, tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
1975Natalie Harvey, Australian 3k/5k runner (Olympics-96)
1976Claire Grech, Miss Malta Universe (1997)
1976Sky Christopherson, Tucson Ariz, cyclist (Olympics-96)
1977Anne Miller, Midland Mich, tennis star (1995 Darmstadt Germany)
1977Taliesin Jaffe, Venice Calif, actor (Willy-Hail to the Chief)
1982Jodie Sweetin, actress (Stephanie Tanner-Full House)
1993John Bouvier Kennedy Schlossberg, son of Caroline Kennedy
Deaths for tomorrow in history Events  Birthdays
0639Dagobert I, king of Austrasia/Soissons/Burgundy/Neustrië, dies
1479Johan II, king of Aragón/Navarra, dies at 81
1547Henry Howard, earl of Surrey, army commander/poet, beheaded at 29
1549Barthout van Assendelft, 1st land advocate of Holland, dies
1576Hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81
1591Edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60
1625Erhard Buttner, composer, dies at 32
1629Abbas I, Shah of Persia (1588-1629), dies at 57
1647Johan van Beverwijck, physician (Treas of Ongesontheyt), dies at 52
1669Leo Allatios, Greek/Italian theologist/literary, dies at about 82
1692John Commelin, director of Hortus Botanist (Amsterdam), dies at 62
1729William Congreve, English dramatist (Love for Love), dies at 58
1747Johann Bode, "discoverer" of Bode's Law, dies
1795Maria Teresa Agnesi, composer, dies at 74
1805Johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, composer, dies at 43
1830Wenzel Thomas Matiegka, composer, dies at 56
1833Louis-J-Ferdinand Hérold, French composer (Pré aux clercs), dies at 41
1839Georg Abraham Schneider, composer, dies at 38
1874H v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75
1878Henri V Regnault, French physicist/chemist, dies at 67
1885Fred Burnaby, English colonel/balloon pioneer, dies in battle
1893Julius Eichberg, composer, dies at 68
1894François Haverschmidt, Dutch writer, dies at 58
1913David Emlyn Evans, composer, dies at 69
1927Charlotte MAAVCL, princess of Belg/emp of Mexico (1864-67), dies at 86
1934Armand Parent, composer, dies at 70
1944Harold Fraser-Simson, composer, dies at 71
1945Ernest B Allo, French theologist, dies at 71
1951Constantin Nottara, composer, dies at 60
1951Wilhelm Schäfer, German writer (Mein Leben), dies at 82
1954Sydney Greenstreet, actor (Maltese Falcon), dies at 74
1962Snub Pollard, actor (Limelight, Arizona Days), dies of cancer at 72
1965Frank Reicher, actor (King Kong, Nazi Agent, Son of Kong), dies at 89
1967Grace Cunard, actress (Untamed, Ressurection), dies at 73
1969Charles Winninger, actor (Cafe Metropole, Coney Island), dies at 84
1970Albert Mähll, German writer, dies at 76
1970Hal March, actor (Atomic Kit, Outrage, Yankee Pasha), dies at 49
1973Max Adrian, actor (Boy Friend, Her Favorite Husband), dies at 69
1975Thomas Heart Benson, US artist, dies at 85
1976Kevin Coughlin, actor (T R Ryan-Mama), killed in hit-&-run at 30
1977Geraldine Brooks, actress (Faraday & Co, Dumplings), dies at 51
1978Carl Betz, actor (Donna Reed Show), dies at 56
1979Paul Meurisse, actor (Diabolique, Truth, Suspects, Monocle), dies
1980Richard Franko Goldman, composer, dies at 69
1980William O Douglas, member US Supreme court (1939-75), dies at 81
1982Leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy (WW II), dies at 77
1982Marc Demeyer, Belgian bicyclist (Paris-Roubaix '76), dies [or 1/20]
1987Gerald Brenan, English writer, dies at 92
1988Ballard Berkeley, actor (East meets West), dies at 83
1989Norma Varden, actress (Loose in London), dies
1990Herbert Wehner, German ex-communist/chairman (1958-73), dies at 83
1990Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, indian guru, dies at 58
1991Don Beddoe, actor (Bullwhip, Loophole, Texas), dies at 87
1991Glenn Langan, actor (Big Chase, Jungle Heat, Rapture), dies at 73
1991John Russell, actor/writer (Apache Uprising, Yellow Sky), dies at 70
1993Chris Street, basketball player, dies at 20
1993Kees Scherer, Dutch photographer (World Press Photo), dies at 72
1993Reginald Lewis, CEO (Beatrice), dies of brain cancer at 50
1993William LeMassena, actor (All that Jazz), dies of lung cancer at 76
1995Eugene Fuller, polymath/linguist, dies at 80
1996Bernard Baily, comic artist, dies at 79
1996Donald Simpson, film producer, dies at 52
1996Harold Wolpe, sociologist lawyer/S African activist, dies at 70
1997Adriana Caseloti, voice (Snow White), dies at 70
1997George Armin Goyder, businessman/social philosopher, dies at 88
1997James Dickey, poet/novelist, dies at 84
1998Carl Perkins, singer/songwriter, dies at 65

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