Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 14-Mar
Died on This Day (14-Mar)
Charles Whiting was a British motorsports director.
Formula One Race Director
Peter Maxwell Davies
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies was a British composer and conductor, who in 2004 was made Master of the Queen's Music.
English composer and conductor
Jack Henry Greene was an American country musician.
Peter Graves was an American film and television actor.
Albert Francis Gionfriddo was an American professional baseball player who played in Major League Baseball as an outfielder.
Major League Baseball player
Lawrence Clark Powell
Lawrence Clark Powell was a librarian, literary critic, bibliographer and author of more than 100 books.
Frank S. Blair Jr. was a broadcast journalist for NBC News, perhaps best known for being the news anchor on the Today program from 1953 to 1975.
US Army General
Allard K. Lowenstein
Allard Kenneth Lowenstein was an American Democratic politician who served as U.
Lieutenant-General Sir Frederick Arthur Montague "Boy" Browning, was a senior officer of the British Army who has been called the "father of the British airborne forces".
British Army general
The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its variants were the highest awards in the military of the Third Reich during World War II.
Stephen William Hawking was an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author who was director of research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge at the time of his death.
English theoretical physicist
Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn was a British politician, writer and diarist who served as a Cabinet minister in the 1960s and 1970s.
Vincent "Ċensu" Tabone was the fourth President of Malta and a former Minister and Nationalist MP.
President of Malta
Rufus Copeland Deal was an American football running back in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins.
American football player
Hans-Georg Gadamer was a German philosopher of the continental tradition, best known for his 1960 magnum opus, Truth and Method , on hermeneutics.
Leonard Raymond Sipes , better known as Tommy Collins, was an American country music singer and songwriter.
Hélio Lourenço de Oliveira
Hélio Lourenço de Oliveira was a Brazilian physician, and academic.
Susan Hayward was an American actress and model. She was best known for her film portrayals of women that were based on true stories.
American actress and model
Oliver Leonard Kirk was an American bantamweight and featherweight professional boxer who won two gold medals in Boxing at the 1904 Summer Olympics.
Christian Vigilius Blache was a Danish marine painter.