Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 30-May
Died on This Day (30-May)
Leon Redbone was an American singer-songwriter and musician specializing in jazz, blues, and Tin Pan Alley classics.
Joseph Robinette "Beau" Biden III was an American politician, lawyer, and officer in the Army Judge Advocate General's Corps from Wilmington, Delaware.
Sir Andrew Fielding Huxley was an English physiologist and biophysicist.
physiologist and biophysicist
Dufferin "Duff" Roblin, was a Canadian businessman and politician.
Cornelis "Kees" Boertien was a Dutch politician of the defunct Anti-Revolutionary Party and later the Christian Democratic Appeal party and jurist.
Gordon Lee "Tex" Beneke was an American saxophonist, singer, and bandleader.
Steve Roland "Pre" Prefontaine was an American long-distance runner who competed in the 1972 Summer Olympics.
Murray Gordon Louis Balfour was a Canadian ice hockey right wing in the National Hockey League from 1956 to 1965, with the Montreal Canadiens, Chicago Black Hawks, and Boston Bruins.
Canadian ice hockey player
Edward Stanley "Eddie" Prokop was an American football player.
American football player
John F. Andrew
John Forrester Andrew was a United States Representative from Massachusetts.
Vivien Mollie Humphrey , known as Molly Peters, was an English actress and model best known for her role as Bond girl Patricia Fearing in the James Bond film Thunderball.
Ruban Canistus Jayalath Jayawardena MP was a medical doctor who was elected to the Parliament of Sri Lanka for the opposition United National Party in 1994.
Sri Lankan politician
Rosalyn Sussman Yalow
Rosalyn Sussman Yalow was an American medical physicist, and a co-winner of the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for development of the radioimmunoassay technique.
American medical physicist, Nobel laureate
Rafał Kurmański ['rafaw kurˈmaɲskʲi] was a Polish speedway rider who was 2nd in 2001 Individual Under-19 European Championship.
Polish speedway rider
Jaime Rexach Benítez
Jaime Benítez Rexach was a Puerto Rican author, academic and politician.
Puerto Rican politician
Glenn Lawrence Burke was a Major League Baseball player for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Oakland Athletics from 1976 to 1979.
Edwin C. Johnson
Edwin Carl Johnson was an American politician of the Democratic Party who served as both governor of and U.
Boris Leonidovich Pasternak was a Jewish poet, novelist, and literary translator.
Russian poet and writer
George Ernest Morrison
George Ernest "Chinese" Morrison was an Australian journalist, political adviser to and representative of the government of the Republic of China during the First World War and owner of the then largest Asiatic library ever assembled.
François Boucher was a French painter, draughtsman and etcher, who worked in the Rococo style.