Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 24-Mar
Died on This Day (24-Mar)
Robert W. Sweet
Robert Workman Sweet was an American jurist and United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
United States District Court Judge
Peter Shotton was an English businessman and former washboard player.
Germanwings Flight 9525 was a scheduled international passenger flight from Barcelona–El Prat Airport in Spain to Düsseldorf Airport in Germany.
German suicide pilot
Gury Ivanovich Marchuk was a prominent Soviet and Russian scientist in the fields of computational mathematics, and physics of atmosphere.
Julian Gbur was the bishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Stryi, Ukraine.
Roman Catholic bishop
Admiral Sir Lindsay Sutherland Bryson was a Scottish Royal Navy officer who went on to be Controller of the Navy.
Royal Navy admiral
Raymond Walter Goulding was an American comedian, who, together with Bob Elliott formed the comedy duo of .
Óscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdámez was a prelate of the Catholic Church in El Salvador, who served as the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador.
Archbishop of San Salvador
Glenna Smith Tinnin
Glenna Smith Tinnin was the first chairman of the District of Columbia Equal Franchise League.
John L. O'Sullivan
John Louis O'Sullivan was an American columnist and editor who used the term "manifest destiny" in 1845 to promote the annexation of Texas and the Oregon Country to the United States.
Arnaud Jean-Georges Beltrame was a lieutenant colonel in the French Gendarmerie nationale and deputy commander of the Departmental Gendarmerie's Aude unit, who was murdered by a terrorist at Trèbes after having exchanged himself for a hostage.
French terrorist victim
Hendrik Johannes Cruijff OON , internationally spelled Cruyff; 25 April 1947 – 24 March 2016) was a Dutch professional football player and coach.
Dutch professional football player and coach
Paulo Schroeber was a Brazilian guitarist, most known for his work with Almah.
Brazilian guitarist, most
John Thomas "Jocky" Wilson was a Scottish professional darts player.
Robert Martin Culp was an American actor, screenwriter, voice actor, and director, widely known for his work in television.
Al Grey was a jazz trombonist who was a member of the Count Basie orchestra.
American jazz musician
Arthur D. Nicholson
Arthur D. Nicholson Jr. was a United States Army military intelligence officer shot by a Soviet sentry while engaged in intelligence-gathering activities as part of an authorized military liaison mission which operated under reciprocal U.
Wendell Fertig was an American civil engineer, in the American-administered Commonwealth of the Philippines, who organized and commanded an American-Filipino guerrilla force on the Japanese-occupied, southern Philippine island of Mindanao during World War II.
American civil engineer
Caleb Thomas Winchester
Caleb Thomas Winchester was an American English scholar.
Ferdinand Stadler was a Swiss architect of the generation before Gottfried Semper.