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  • Turk Murphy, jazz trombonist, dies at 71 (1987)
  • Paul Desmond, U.S. jazz saxophonist, dies at 52 (1977)
  • Leen 't Hart, organist/composer, dies at 72 (1992)
  • Ezra Taft Benson, 13th head of Mormon Church, dies at 94 (1994)
  • Claude Rains, actor (Invisible Man), dies at 77 (1967)
  • George Barnes, cinematographer, dies at 60 (1953)
  • Alfred M Gruenther, U.S. general/NATO-commander (1953-56), dies at 84 (1983)
  • Herman S Blount, Sun Ra, U.S. jazz pianist (Solar Arkestra), dies at 79 (1993)
  • Ziaur Rahmen, President of Bangladesh, is assassinated (1981)
  • Hank Mobley, U.S. jazz saxophonist, dies at 55 (1986)
  • Hermann Broch, writer, dies at 64 (1951)
  • David Mendes Chumaceiro, Curaeaos poet (Adelfas), dies at 45 (1922)
  • William Clarke Quantrill, criminal/Confederate bushwhacker, dies at 27 (1865)
  • Marcel Bich, Italian/French baron/pen manufacturer (Bic), dies at 79 (1994)
  • Bernard Nieuwentyt, physician/theologist, dies at 63 (1718)
  • Earthquake kills about 5,000 in northern Afghanistan (1998)
  • Michel Simon, actor (Panic, Plague, Two of Us), dies at 80 (1975)
  • Georgi V Plechanov, Russian revolutionary theorist, dies (1918)
  • Baron Marcel Bich, inventor (Bic Pen), dies at 79 (1994)
  • "DeVon ""Robot Man"" Smith", world champion hitchhiker, dies at 76 (2003)

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