Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 26-Mar
Died on This Day (26-Mar)
Roger Charlery , known professionally as Ranking Roger, was a British musician.
James Harrison was an American poet, novelist, and essayist.
Chu Teh-Chun or Zhu Dequn was a Chinese-French abstract painter acclaimed for his pioneering style integrating traditional Chinese painting techniques with Western abstract art.
Manik Godghate , popularly known by his pen name Grace, was a Marathi prose writer and poet.
Writer and poet
Gabriel Bokilo was a Congolese politician and the President of the .
Republic of the Congo politician
Jan Sterling was an American film, television and stage actress.
Eric Lynn Wright , known professionally as Eazy-E, was an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, and entrepreneur who propelled West Coast rap and gangsta rap by leading the group N.
Gangsta rapper, producer
Roland Gérard Barthes was a French literary theorist, essayist, philosopher, critic, and semiotician.
Julius Albert Krug
Julius Albert Krug was a politician who served as the United States Secretary of the Interior for the administration of President Harry S.
Mary Augusta Ward
Mary Augusta Ward was a British novelist who wrote under her married name as Mrs Humphry Ward.
Brian Oldfield was an American athlete and personality of the 1970s and early 1980s.
John Renbourn was an English guitarist and songwriter.
English guitarist and songwriter
Benjamin Paul Goldfaden was an American professional basketball player.
Geraldine Anne Ferraro was an American politician, diplomat, and attorney.
Leonard James Callaghan, Baron Callaghan of Cardiff, , commonly known as Jim Callaghan, was a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1976 to 1979 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1976 to 1980.
British Prime Minister
Alexander Comfort was a British scientist and physician known best for his nonfiction sex manual, The Joy of Sex .
The Joy of Sex author
Roy Halston Frowick , known mononymously as Halston, was an American fashion designer who rose to international fame in the 1970s.
Cyril Talbot Docker MBE was an Australian cricketer active from 1909 to 1920 who played for New South Wales and the Australian Imperial Force Touring XI.
David Lloyd George
David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, was a Welsh statesman and Liberal Party politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1916 to 1922.
British Prime Minister
Michal Miloslav Hodža
Michal Miloslav Hodža was a Slovak national revivalist, Protestant priest, poet, linguist, and representative of the Slovakian national movement in 1840s as a member of "the trinity" Štúr – Hurban – Hodža.