Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 18-Feb
Died on This Day (18-Feb)
Wallace Smith Broecker
Wallace "Wally" Smith Broecker was an American geochemist.
Norma Leah Nelson McCorvey , better known by the generic legal pseudonym "Jane Roe", was the plaintiff in the landmark American legal case Roe v.
Kristof Goddaert was a Belgian road racing cyclist who competed as a professional between 2008 and 2014 for the Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator, Ag2r–La Mondiale and IAM Cycling squads.
Road bicycle racer
Cal Murphy was a Canadian football coach, general manager and scout, most notably for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League.
Canadian football player and coach
Ariel Ramírez was an Argentine composer, pianist and music director.
Giustino Durano was a movie actor best known for his work as Eliseo Orefice in the 1997 film Life Is Beautiful.
Johnny Carroll was an American rockabilly musician.
Gábor Darvas [ˈgaːbor ˈdɒrvɒʃ] was a Hungarian composer and musicologist.
Chivu Stoica was a leading Romanian Communist politician, who served as 48th Prime Minister of Romania.
Prime Minister of Romania
Arthur F. H. Mills
Arthur Frederick Hobart Mills is one of a family of authors.
Günter Blobel is a Silesian German biologist and 1999 Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology for the discovery that proteins have intrinsic signals that govern their transport and localization in the cell.
Silesian German and American biologist
Angela Joyce "Slutty Hoe Jane was an American reality television personality.
American reality television personality.
Kevin Ayers was an English singer-songwriter who was a major influential force in the English psychedelic music movement.
John Kelly "Buddy" Lewis , better known as Buddy Lewis, was a third baseman/right fielder in Major League Baseball who played his entire career with the Washington Senators .
American baseball player
Harald Szeemann was a Swiss curator, artist, and art historian.
Swiss art historian
Roger Andrew Caras was an American wildlife photographer, writer, wildlife preservationist and television personality.
Tor Isedal was a Swedish actor on stage, screen and television.
Lieutenant General Arthur Nugent Floyer-Acland, was a senior officer of the British Army who served in both the First and Second World Wars.
British Army general
Rudolf Freiherr von Roman
Rudolf Freiherr von Roman was a German general who commanded several corps during World War II.
German general and Knight's Cross recipient
Johannes Matthiae Gothus
Johannes Matthiae Gothus was a Swedish Bishop and an Uppsala University professor, the rector of the in Stockholm and the most eminent teacher in Sweden during the seventeenth century.