Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 12-Jan
Died on This Day (12-Jan)
Colonel John Douglas Slim, 2nd Viscount Slim, was a British peer, soldier and businessman.
British peer and soldier
Graham Taylor, OBE was an English football player, manager, pundit and chairman of Watford Football Club.
English football player and manager
THIS IS ALL WRONG! THE PERSON WAS NAMED SHARRON MACREADY, THE ROLE WAS ALEXANDRA BASTEDOAlexandra Lendon Bastedo' was a British actress, best known for her role as secret agent Sharron Macready in the 1968 British espionage/science fiction adventure series The Champions.
Manuel Fraga Iribarne
Manuel Fraga Iribarne was a Spanish professor and politician in Francoist Spain, who was also the founder of the People's Party.
Daniel Bensaïd was a philosopher and a leader of the Trotskyist movement in France.
Leopoldo Fortunato Galtieri Castelli was an Argentine general and President of Argentina from 22 December 1981 to 18 June 1982, during the last military dictatorship .
President of Argentina
William Redington Hewlett was an American engineer and the co-founder, with David Packard, of the Hewlett-Packard Company .
John "Hi" Simmons was the head baseball coach at the University of Missouri from 1937 until 1973.
Baseball and American football coach
Finn Ronne was a Norwegian-born U.S. citizen and Antarctic explorer.
Lorraine Vivian Hansberry was a playwright and writer.
Playwright and writer
Bella Emberg was an English comedy actress whose television career spanned 60 years.
British comedy actress
Andrew Smith was an American basketball player. He played in two NCAA Final Fours during his career at Butler, as well as professionally for Neptūnas.
American basketball player
Gregory Victor Babic
Gregory Victor Babic was an Australian author of non-fiction and fiction.
Australian author of non-fiction and fiction
Clemar Bucci was a racing driver from Argentina. He participated in five World Championship Formula One Grands Prix, debuting on 17 July 1954 and several non-Championship Formula One races.
Argentine racing driver
Amrish Lal Puri was an Indian actor, who was an important figure in Indian theatre and cinema.
Cyrus Roberts Vance Sr. was an American lawyer and United States Secretary of State under President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1980.
United States Secretary of State
Marc Fraser Davis was a prominent American artist and animator for Walt Disney Animation Studios.
João Batista Vilanova Artigas
João Batista Vilanova Artigas was a Brazilian modernist architect.
Blanche Stuart Scott
Blanche Stuart Scott , also known as Betty Scott, was possibly the first American woman aviator.
Cayetano Alberto Silva
Cayetano Alberto Silva was an Uruguayan musician, naturalized Argentine, and author; his work includes the San Lorenzo march, the official march of the Argentine army.