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  • Ilka Chase, actress (Masquerade Party, Trials of O'Brien), dies at 74 (1978)
  • Michael Todd, film magnate, killed in an New Mexico air crash (1958)
  • Michael Polany, Hungarians/English chemist/sociologist, dies at 84 (1976)
  • Walter Sande, actor (Adventures of Tugboat Annie), dies at 65 (1972)
  • Barry Macollum, actor (On the Waterfront), dies at 81 (1971)
  • Phyllis McGinley, U.S. poet (Pulitzer 1961), dies at 72 (1978)
  • Paul Leautaud, [Maurice Boissard], Fr writer (Petit ami), dies at 84 (1956)
  • Paul de Keyser, Flemish philologist/folklorist, dies at 74 (1966)
  • David II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71), dies at 46 (1371)
  • David Susskind, TV host (Open End, David Susskind Show), dies at 66 (1987)
  • Joe Forte, actor (Horwitz-Life With Luigi), dies at 70 (1967)
  • Wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies (1213)
  • Chuck Jones, animator, Wyle E. Coyote and the Road Runner, dies at 90 (2002)
  • Hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies (1478)
  • Francisco Indalecio Madero, Mex pres, assassinated in milt coup at 39 (1913)
  • Andy Warhol, pop artist, dies of a heart attack at 58 (1987)
  • Glenway Wescott, U.S. writer (Apartment in Athens), dies at 85 (1987)
  • Francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58 (1727)
  • Franz Hunten, composer, dies at 84 (1878)
  • Sophie Scholl, German resistance fighter (Die Weisse Rose), beheaded (1943)

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