Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 14-Feb
Died on This Day (14-Feb)
Andrea Levy FRSL was an English author best known for the novels Small Island and The Long Song .
Eric Reginald Lubbock, 4th Baron Avebury was an English politician and human rights campaigner.
Sir Thomas Finney was an English footballer who played from 1946 to 1960 as an outside left for Preston North End and England.
V. S. Acharya
Vedavyasa Srinivasa Acharya was an Indian senior leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party in Karnataka.
Richard Stanley Francis was a British crime writer, and former steeplechase jockey, whose novels centre on horse racing in England.
English jockey and crime writer
Walter Henry Zinn was an American nuclear physicist who was the first director of the Argonne National Laboratory from 1946 to 1956.
Graeme Blake Hole was an Australian cricketer who played 18 Test matches for Australia between 1951 and 1955.
Grigore Vasiliu Birlic
Grigore Vasiliu Birlic was a Romanian actor who appeared on stage, television and in films.
Romanian actor and comedian
Andrew Raymond Sullivan was a Major League Baseball shortstop.
American baseball player
St. John Richardson Liddell
St. John Richardson Liddell was a prominent Louisiana planter who served as a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.
Rudolphus Franciscus Marie "Ruud" Lubbers ; 7 May 1939 – 14 February 2018) was a Dutch politician and diplomat of the Catholic People's Party that merged to become the Christian Democratic Appeal party and businessman who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 4 November 1982 to 22 August 1994 and as United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from 1 January 2001 until 20 February 2005.
Prime Minister of the Netherlands
Michele Ferrero was an Italian billionaire businessman.
Reeva Rebecca Steenkamp was a South African model and paralegal.
Murder victim (S Afrrica)
Sir George Albert Shearing, was a British jazz pianist who for many years led a popular jazz group that recorded for Discovery Records, MGM Records and Capitol Records.
William Arthur Ronald "Ronnie" Burgess was a Wales international footballer, who played in the wing half position.
Michael V. Gazzo
Michael Vincenzo Gazzo was an American playwright who later in life became a film and television actor.
American playwright and actor
Victor David Gruen, born Viktor David Grünbaum , was an Austrian-born architect best known as a pioneer in the design of shopping malls in the United States.
The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its variants were the highest awards in the military and paramilitary of Nazi Germany during World War II.
Isaac P. Gray
Isaac Pusey Gray was the 18th and 20th Governor of the U.
Cosme Mariano Argerich was a pioneer of military medical practices in Argentina.