Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 09-Jun
Died on This Day (09-Jun)
Rafael Henrique Miguel was a Brazilian actor. He was best known for his character Paçoca in the telenovela Chiquititas and previously for participating in a TV commercial playing a boy who demanded broccoli from his mother in a supermarket.
William West Anderson , known professionally as Adam West, was an American actor.
James Last , also known as Handsy, was a German composer and big band leader of the James Last Orchestra.
Big Band composer
Iain Rankin was a Scottish author, writing mainstream fiction as Iain Rankin and science fiction as Iain M.
Scottish science-fiction novelist
Eugene R. Brady
Eugene R. Brady was a United States Marine Corps officer and naval aviator who was the recipient of the Navy Cross and a later Silver Star for his heroic actions during two separate medevac missions taking wounded Marines from a landing zone while under fire during the Vietnam War.
Recipient of the Purple Heart medal
Richard Ghormley Eberhart was an American poet who published more than a dozen books of poetry and approximately twenty works in total.
Walter Joseph Landor was a brand designer and the founder of Landor.
Carmelo Zito , born in Oppido Mamertina, Italy and immigrated to the United States circa 1923, was an outspoken Italian American immigrant who operated the Il Corriere del Popolo Italian-language newspaper in San Francisco, California, from 1935 through 1966.
General Sir Richard Cyril Byrne Haking was a British general who commanded XI Corps in the First World War.
British First World War general
Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English writer and social critic.
Kenyatta Lapoleon Jones was an American football offensive tackle.
Hamza Sultan Ali , also known as Hamza Shabbir, was a British Pakistani cricketer who played for Hampshire, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers and Rawalpindi Rams.
Richard Michael Mayall was an English stand-up comedian, actor and writer.
Abram Wilson was an American jazz trumpeter and vocalist raised in New Orleans and based in London where he also taught music in schools.
Marina Timofeyevna Semyonova was the first Soviet-trained prima ballerina.
Jacob Armstead Lawrence was an American painter known for his portrayal of African-American historical subjects and contemporary life.
Clifford George Evans was a Welsh actor. During the summer of 1934 Evans appeared in A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Open Air Theatre in London.
Albert Edward John Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer, styled The Honourable Albert Spencer until 1910 and as Viscount Althorp from 1910 to 1922, and known less formally as "Jack" Spencer, was a British peer.
Francis Hendricks was an American merchant, banker and politician from New York.
American politician and businessman
Judith Sargent Murray
Judith Sargent Murray was an early American advocate for women's rights, an essay writer, playwright, poet, and letter writer.