Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 04-Mar
Died on This Day (04-Mar)
Keith Charles Flint was an English singer, dancer and motorcycle racer.
English vocalist and dancer
Thomas Earl Starzl was an American physician, researcher, and expert on organ transplants.
Harve Bennett was an American television and film producer and screenwriter.
American film producer
Frances Wolff , known professionally as Fran Warren, was an American singer.
Johnny Preston was an American pop singer, best known for his international number one hit in 1960, "Running Bear".
American pop singer
Manuel Jiménez Ramírez
Manuel Jiménez Ramírez was a Mexican carver, sculptor and painter credited as the originator of the Oaxacan version of “alebrijes,” animal creatures carved in wood and painted in strong contrasting colors with intricate designs.
Matt Louis Urban was a United States Army lieutenant colonel and one of the most decorated American soldiers of World War II.
United States Army Medal of Honor recipient
Sverre Gunnar Strandli was a Norwegian hammer thrower, who won the gold medal at the European Championships in 1950 and the silver medal in 1954.
Norwegian hammer thrower
General Sir Henry George Chauvel was a senior officer of the Australian Imperial Force who fought at Gallipoli and during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign in the Middle Eastern theatre of the First World War.
Australian army officer
John McClintock , American Methodist Episcopal theologian and educationalist, was born in Philadelphia.
United States theologian
Davide Astori was an Italian professional footballer who played as a central defender.
Italian professional footballer
Donald Patrick Conroy was an American author who wrote several acclaimed novels and memoirs; his books The Water is Wide, The Lords of Discipline, The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini were made into films, the latter two being Oscar nominated.
Jack Kinzler was a NASA engineer, the former chief of the Technical Services Center at NASA's Lyndon B.
Aluf Shmuel "Shmulik" Tankus was the fifth commander of the Israeli Navy, serving from 30 June 1954 until 1960.
Commander of the Israeli navy
Nan Martin was an American actress who starred in movies and on television.
Julian Ritter was an American painter of Polish-German descent who painted primarily nudes, clowns and portraits.
Eric Wilson "Hank" Gathers Jr. was an American college basketball player for the Loyola Marymount Lions in the West Coast Conference .
Joseph P. O'Hara
Joseph Patrick O'Hara was a U.S. Representative from Minnesota.
William Scovell Savory
Sir William Scovell Savory, 1st Baronet, was a British surgeon.
Samuel Gustaf Hermelin
Samuel Gustaf Hermelin was a Swedish industrialist, diplomat and cartographer.
Swedish businessman and diplomat