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  • Raymond Brulez, Flemish author (Schoone slaapster), dies at 76 (1972)
  • Max de Metz, Dutch publisher/translator/interpreter, dies at 72 (1993)
  • Franz Commer, composer, dies at 74 (1887)
  • Robert Russell Bennett, U.S. composer/arranger (Oklahoma!), dies at 87 (1981)
  • Jan Jachym Kopriva, composer, dies at 38 (1792)
  • Edgar Dearing, actor (Free and Easy, Abraham Lincoln), dies at 81 (1974)
  • Jean Barraque, French composer, dies at 45 (1973)
  • Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Rus-orthodox church, dies at 76 (1681)
  • Mauritius Vogt, composer, dies at 61 (1730)
  • Ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies (1920)
  • Roderick Cook, actor (Rockabye), dies of apparent heart attack at 58 (1990)
  • Mervyn Nelson, director (Some of My Best Friends Are...), dies at 76 (1991)
  • Johann Augustin Kobelius, composer, dies at 57 (1731)
  • Leo Geerts, [Marcel van der Linden], Belgian writer/critic, dies (1991)
  • Andre de Villiers, South African, murdered (1992)
  • Wampilow, writer, dies (1972)
  • Pavel S "Paul" Urysohn, Russian mathematician, drowns at 26 (1924)
  • Carl Johann Adam Zeller, composer, dies at 56 (1898)
  • Franklin D Roosevelt Jr, (Rep-D-NY, 1949-55), dies on 74th birthday (1988)
  • Murvyn Vye, actor (Road to Bali, Escape to Burma), dies at 63 (1976)

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