Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 15-Sep
Died on This Day (15-Sep)
Richard Theodore Otcasek , known as Ric Ocasek, was an American singer, songwriter, musician and record producer.
Harry Dean Stanton
Harry Dean Stanton was an American actor, musician, and singer.
American actor, musician, and singer
Olga Ferri was an Argentine choreographer and ballet dancer.
John William Cummings , known professionally as Johnny Ramone, was an American guitarist and songwriter who was the guitarist for the punk rock band the Ramones.
Fred De Cordova
Frederick Timmins de Cordova was an American stage, motion picture and television director and producer.
American film director
Nils Gunnar Nordahl was a Swedish football player.
Swedish footballer and manager
Charles Melvin "Cootie" Williams was an American jazz, jump blues, and rhythm and blues trumpeter.
American jazz musician
Pavel Osipovich Sukhoi was a Soviet aerospace engineer and aircraft designer known as the founder of the Sukhoi Design Bureau.
Héctor Castro was a Uruguayan football player and coach.
Anton Friedrich Wilhelm von Webern ; 3 December 1883 – 15 September 1945) was an Austrian composer and conductor.
Austrian composer and conductor
Dudley Sutton was an English actor. Active in radio, stage, film, and television, he was best known for his role in the BBC Television drama series Lovejoy.
Gerard Leon Cafesjian was a businessman and philanthropist who founded the Cafesjian Family Foundation , the Cafesjian Museum Foundation and the Cafesjian Center for the Arts.
Metropolitan Nicodemus was the Ukrainian Orthodox metropolitan bishop of Kharkiv and Bohodukhiv.
Ukrainian Orthodox bishop
Paul T. Granlund was an American sculptor. His creative career spanned more than 50 years and more than 650 different works.
Lev Pavlovich Rapoport
Lev Pavlovich Rapoport was well known for his pioneering works in nuclear and atomic theoretical physics.
Gerardus Mattheus Johannes "Gerard" Veldkamp was a Dutch politician of the defunct Catholic People's Party now merged into the Christian Democratic Appeal party and economist.
William John Evans was an American jazz pianist and composer who mostly played in trios.
Samuel King Allison
Samuel King Allison was an American physicist, most notable for his role in the Manhattan Project, for which he was awarded the Medal for Merit.
Eduard Strauch was a German Nazi SS functionary, commander of Einsatzkommando 2, commander of two Nazi organizations, the Security Police , or Sipo, and the Security Service , first in Belarus – then called White Russia or White Ruthenia – and later in Belgium.
Sir Thomas Thomson Ewing KCMG was an Australian politician.