Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 28-Dec
Died on This Day (28-Dec)
Carley Ann McCord
Carley Ann McCord was an American sports reporter.
American sports reporter
Sue Taylor Grafton was an American author of detective novels.
American author of detective novels
Ian Fraser Kilmister , better known as Lemmy, was an English singer, songwriter, and musician.
English musician, singer and songwriter
Halton Christian "Chip" Arp was an American astronomer.
Kaye Stevens was an American singer and actress. Her big break in show business came at the Riviera Hotel in Las Vegas, when the headliner for the night, Debbie Reynolds, became ill and Stevens filled in for the night.
Actress and singer
Joseph Patrick Cranshaw was an American character actor known for his distinctive look and deadpan humor.
American film and television actor
Benjamin Thurman Hacker
Rear Admiral Benjamin Thurman Hacker was a U.S. Navy officer, who became the first Naval Flight Officer to achieve Flag rank.
United States Navy admiral
Benny Morton was a jazz trombonist most associated with the swing genre.
L. Mendel Rivers
Lucius Mendel Rivers was a Democratic U.S. Representative from South Carolina, representing the Charleston-based 1st congressional district for nearly 30 years.
Dwight Grant Watson was an American football player and coach.
American football player and coach
Dame June Rosemary Whitfield was an English radio, television and film actress.
English radio, television and film actress
Mary Frances "Debbie" Reynolds was an American actress, singer, and businesswoman.
American actress, singer, businesswoman
Leelah Alcorn was an American transgender girl whose suicide attracted international attention.
American transgender girl
Emmanuel Scheffer was an Israeli football player and coach who was born in Germany.
Avraham "Avi" Cohen was an Israeli footballer who played as a defender, and a manager.
Israeli football player-manager
Jerome Bernard Orbach was an American actor and singer, described at the time of his death as "one of the last bona fide leading men of the Broadway musical and global celebrity on television" and a "versatile stage and film actor".
Kiel Urban Mueller , known professionally as Kiel Martin, was an American actor best known for his role as Detective John "J.
Amir Elahi was one of the fifteen cricketers who have played Test cricket for more than one country.
Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser was an American novelist and journalist of the naturalist school.
Philip Hardwick was an English architect, particularly associated with railway stations and warehouses in London and elsewhere.