Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 31-Dec
Died on This Day (31-Dec)
Ivo-Valentino Tomaš was a Croatian professional footballer who played as a midfielder.
William Christopher was an American actor and comedian, best known for playing Private Lester Hummel on Gomer Pyle, U.
John Fortune was an English satirist, comedian, writer, and actor, best known for his work with John Bird and Rory Bremner on the TV series Bremner, Bird and Fortune.
Alexander Alexandrovich Naumov was a Soviet, Russian painter, lived and worked in Saint Petersburg, member of the Saint Petersburg Union of Artists , regarded as a representative of the Leningrad school of painting, the most known for his works depicting Central Asia.
Gérard Debreu was a French-born economist and mathematician.
Flaviano Vicentini was an Italian road race cyclist who was active between 1963 and 1971.
Alan MacGregor Cranston was an American politician and journalist who served as a United States Senator from California from 1969 to 1993, and as a President of the World Federalist Association from 1949 to 1952.
George Herbert Allen was an American football coach.
American football coach
Herbert Marshall McLuhan was a Canadian philosopher, whose work is among the cornerstones of the study of media theory.
Roy A. Young
Roy Archibald Young was an American banker. Most significantly, he was chairman of the Federal Reserve Board between 1927 and 1930 during the presidencies of Calvin Coolidge and Herbert Hoover.
Ray Sawyer was an American singer with the 1970s rock band Dr.
American singer and vocalist
Natalie Maria Cole was an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
American singer, songwriter, and performer
Günter Rössler was a German photographer who made a name for himself especially in the field of nude art photography.
Phillip Whitehead was a British Labour politician, television producer and writer.
Paula Raymond was an American model and actress who played the leading lady in numerous movies and television series.
Anna Eileen Heckart was an American actress whose career spanned nearly 60 years.
The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its variants were the highest awards in the military of Nazi Germany during World War II.
German bomber pilot and Knight's Cross recipient
Eric Hilliard Nelson , known professionally as Ricky Nelson, was an American singer, pop pioneer, musician, and actor.
Actor, Musician, Singer
Ehrenfried-Oskar Boege was a German general during World War II who held several corps level commands.
German general and Knight's Cross recipient
Lorenz Hackenholt was a member of the Schutzstaffel with the rank of Hauptscharführer .
German Nazi SS gas chamber executioner