Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 20-Sep
Died on This Day (20-Sep)
Howard Albert "Hopalong" Cassady was an American professional football player who was a running back.
Sir Edward MacMillan Taylor was a British Conservative Party politician who was a Member of Parliament for forty years, from 1964 to 1979 for Glasgow Cathcart and from 1980 to 2005 for Southend East.
Gilles Verlant was a Belgian journalist, best known as a music critic and rock expert.
Kendrick "Kenny" L. McKinley was an American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League.
American football player
Brian Howard Clough, OBE was an English football player and manager, being one of only four managers to have won the English league while managing two different clubs.
Bob Wallace was an American software developer, programmer and the ninth Microsoft employee.
Gherman Stepanovich Titov was a Soviet cosmonaut who, on 6 August 1961, became the second human to orbit the Earth, aboard Vostok 2, preceded by Yuri Gagarin on Vostok 1.
Friedrich-Wilhelm Morzik was a general in the Luftwaffe of Nazi Germany during World War II.
German General and Knight's Cross recipients
Hugh L. White
Hugh Lawson White was an American politician from Mississippi and a member of the Democratic Party.
Shō Ten was the last crown prince of the Ryūkyū Kingdom .
Inge Feltrinelli was a German-born Italian photographer and director, who with her son Carlo ran the Italian publishing house Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore.
Italian photographer and director
Curtis Lee Hanson was an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.
American film director
Burhānuddīn Rabbānī was an Afghan politician who served as President of the Islamic State of Afghanistan from 1992 to 2001, though after 1996 his government only controlled a small fraction of Afghanistan.
President of Afghanistan
Simon Wiesenthal was a Jewish Austrian Holocaust survivor, Nazi hunter, and writer.
Stanley Albert Fafara was an American child actor, best known for his role as Hubert "Whitey" Whitney in the original Leave It to Beaver television series.
American child actor
Marcos Pérez Jiménez
Marcos Evangelista Pérez Jiménez was a Venezuelan military and general officer of the Army of Venezuela and the de facto leader of Venezuela from 1950 to 1958, ruling as member of the military junta from 1950 to 1952 and as president from 1952 to 1958.
President of Venezuela
Siegfried Behrend was a German classical guitarist and composer.
Saint-John Perse was a French poet-diplomat, awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1960 "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry.
Augusto Tasso Fragoso
General Augusto Tasso Fragoso, better known as Tasso Fragoso was a Brazilian soldier and author.
Kalama Hakaleleponi Kapakuhaili was a Queen consort of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi alongside her husband, Kauikeaouli, who reigned as King Kamehameha III.
Queen consort of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi